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| On Updated : Mar 25, 2020 2:57 PM IST

Scott Styris (Former New Zealand cricketer): Wife, Age, Records, Commentator, Birthday

Scott Styris is an Australian-born New Zealand cricketer now turned commentator, who featured in all three formats of the game. Being an allrounder, Styris played as an aggressive right-handed middle order batsman and relied on right-arm medium pace to take wickets with the ball in hand.

Educated at Fairfield Intermediate and Hamilton Boys' High School, Styris has represented Auckland and Northern Districts since 1994/95. Styris has played for Hamilton in the Hawke Cup.

Arriving on the scene in the early 2000s as a gentle medium-pace bowler who could fit in as a middle-order batsman, Scott Styris wasn’t predicted to last a decade in international cricket. But the Kiwi all-rounder didn't just silence his critics but also turned out to be a vital cog in the wheel for New Zealand over the year. An aggressive batsman, Styris has an added ability of filling in the middle overs with the ball; making him New Zealand’s most able all-rounder. Styris is also one of the regular broadcasters/commentators in the Indian Premier League (IPL).

Name: Scott Bernard Styris
Nickname: Scotty, Miley, Billy, Pig, Pig Dog, The Rus
Role: All-Rounder
Batting Style: Right Handed
Bowling Style: Right-arm-medium-pace
Profession: Presenter/Commentator

Physical Appearance

Height: 5 ft 10
Scott Styris Age: 44 years old (on March 2020)
– Scott Styris Birthday: 10th July
– DOB:
July 10, 1975
-Zodiac Sign: Cancer
-Place Of Birth: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
-Nationality: New Zealand
-School: Fairfield Intermediate and Hamilton Boys' High School
-College: NA
-Educational Qualifications: NA

Family

Parents: NA
Scott Styris Wife: Nicky Walker Styris
Children: NA
Religion: Christianity

Cricket Career

International Debut

Test: 28 June 2002 versus West Indies
ODI: 5 November 1999 versus India
T20I:
17 February 2005 versus Australia
Jersey Number: #56
Major Teams: Northern Districts, Middlesex, Auckalnd, Durham, Deccan Chargers, Essex, Sylhet Royals, Chennai Super Kings, Sussex, Hobart Hurricanes, Leicestershire


Scott Styris Records

Tests- Scott Styris has scored 1586 runs from 29 matches with six fifties and five, hundreds under his belt. Styris has also scalped 20 wickets in the process

ODIs- From 188 matches Scott Styris has scored 4483 runs with 28 fifties and four hundreds under his belt. He also has 137 wickets under his belt.

T20Is- Scott Styris has scored 578 runs from 31 T20Is. He’s also picked up 18 wickets in the process for New Zealand.

Lesser Known Facts: Scott Styris was born in Brisbane, Queensland. His family later moved to New Zealand where he pursued his dream of playing cricket.

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Walli Siddiqui @DSportsWall

Talking, articulating, presenting about a sport or a team you love is quite unparalleled, Hence, you can always find me here. P.S. An avid Manchester United fan.