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Riley Meredith Australian cricketer: Age, Girlfriend, BBL, Bowling Stats, Speed

Riley Meredith is an exciting Australian fast bowler. Meredith earned his first international call-up for Australia when he was named in the 21-man squad for the white-ball tour of England and was one of the three uncapped players in the Australian squad besides Josh Philippe & Daniel Sams.

Riley Meredith has represented Cricket Australia XI against Pakistan in 2017. The fast-bowler has also been playing the Big Bash (BBL) since 2017-18, making his debut for Hobart Hurricanes.

Riley Meredith made his first-class debut back in the 2017-2018 season for Tasmania in the Sheffield Shield season. He took his maiden 5-fer in first-class cricket against New South Wales wherein he dismissed Steven Smith.

Riley Meredith bowling

Riley Meredith is also known for his pace and short-pitch bowling. The world got a glimpse of it when Melbourne Stars' batsman Marcus Stoinis was hit on the helmet off a nasty short-pitch delivery.

Nickname: Rizcat
Role: Bowler
Riley Meredith Height ( approx ): NA
Eye Colour: Blue
Hair Colour: Blonde
Tattoo: None

Date of Birth: 21st June 1996
Riley Meredith Age: 24
Birthplace: Hobart, Tasmania
Zodiac sign: Gemini
Nationality: Australian
Favourite cricketers: Ricky Ponting

Family:

Father: NA
Mother: Morgan Meredith
Sister: NA
Brother: Daniel Meredith
Coach/Mentor : NA
Religion: Christian
Address: NA

International debut:

Test: NA
ODI: NA
T20: NA

Jersey Number: 21
Major Teams: Cricket Australia XI, Australia A, Hobart Hurricanes, Cricket Tasmania

Riley Meredith Bowling Stats

First-class:  Matches – 17 Wickets – 51 Best – 5/98 Average – 31.80 Economy – 3.61

List A: Matches – 19 Wickets – 25 Best – 4/42 Average – 36.80 Economy – 5.50

T20s: Matches – 21 Wickets – 27 Best – 4/21 Average – 23.03 Economy – 8.22

Riley Meredith Wife and Children

Marital status: In a relationship
Riley Meredith Girlfriend: Maddie Gowans

Marriage Date: NA
Children: None

Lesser known facts: He adopted a greyhound.

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