Daryl Mitchell New Zealand cricket player
Daryl Mitchell is a New Zealand cricketer who has competed in international cricket tournaments since 2003. At the age of 25, Mitchell made his Test debut in April 2013 against India. A left-handed batsman and occasional off spinner, Mitchell has played for Otago, Wellington and Auckland in first-class cricket. He also represented New Zealand at under-19 level before making his ODI debut in November 2007. In December 2013, Mitchell was named as one of the replacement players for the West Indies tour of New Zealand. He made his T20I debut for New Zealand against Australia on 12 January 2014. Mitchell is the sixth player to score both 10,000 runs and 10 centuries in List A cricket, and he currently holds the record for the most sixes scored in List A cricket (191).
Early life and career of Daryl Mitchell
Daryl Mitchell was born on the 7th of October, 1976 in Wanganui, New Zealand. He made his first-class debut for Wellington against Otago in the Plunket Shield in 1997. Mitchell has since played for Wellington, Auckland and Central Districts. Mitchell represented New Zealand at the 1999 World Cup, 2003 World Cup and 2007 World Cup. In 2008 he was selected to play for the Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League (IPL). Daryl Mitchell retired from international cricket in February 2010 after playing 19 Tests, 78 ODIs and 25 T20Is.
His contribution to the New Zealand cricket team
Daryl Mitchell is a New Zealand cricket player who has represented his country in both Test and One Day International (ODI) cricket. He made his debut for the New Zealand national team in February 2008, and has since played 35 Tests, 45 ODIs and one T20I. In November 2018, Mitchell was named the captain of the New Zealand national side.
Mitchell grew upplaying club cricket in Christchurch and was first selected to play for Canterbury at under-19 level in 2002. He made his List A debut for Canterbury in the 2006–07 Ford Trophy, scoring 47 runs from four matches. He made his first-class debut for Canterbury later that season, scoring 62 runs against Otago. Mitchell spent the next two seasons playing primarily for Canterbury’s second team, but he also appeared for the New Zealand A side.
In 2007–08, Mitchell started to make an impact with the first team, making 29 appearances and scoring 574 runs at an average of 43.90. He played his first test match against Pakistan in February 2008 and scored 78 not out setting a new record for the highest individual score by a New Zealander in a test match. In May 2009, he became only the second player after Martin Crowe to score 1000 premier division runs in one season when he scored 655 runs for Central Districts. The following month he was named Man of The Series after helping New Zealand win their series against Sri Lanka by scoring 341 runs at an average of
Some of his famous matches
Daryl Mitchell is a New Zealand cricketer who has played for the Otago Volts in domestic cricket and the New Zealand national cricket team. He made his debut for Otago in the 2006-07 season, and his first-class debut for New Zealand came in the 2008-09 season. Mitchell has played 27 first-class matches and scored 1,243 runs at an average of 29.17, with a high score of 157 not out. He also took 17 wickets at an average of 34.08, with a best performance of 3/46. In Twenty20 cricket, he has taken 16 wickets at an average of 26.57, with a best performance of 3/38.
Mitchell was born on 1 December 1985 in the city of Nelson, New Zealand. His father, Daryl Mitchell Sr., played first-class cricket for the Northern Districts team and his mother, Shelley Mitchell is a netball coach. Mitchell himself started playing cricket at a young age and soon showed great talent both on and off the field. In 2003 he was selected to represent New Zealand at under-15 level and went on to play over 50 junior matches for his country before making his debut for the senior side in 2006.
After impressing with consistent performances for Otago, Mitchell made his Test debut against India in November 2008. He has since appeared in 23 Tests for New Zealand, scoring 607 runs at an average of 32.24 with two centuries and seven fifties. He also holds one record – he is the only player to score a century in both innings of a Test match against England.
Outside of cricket, Mitchell enjoys spending time with his family and friends. He is married to Emma Caulfield who he met while studying at university and they have two children together – daughter Poppy (born 2009) and son Ace (born 2013).
Daryl Mitchell is a New Zealand cricketer who has played for the Auckland Tigers and Wellington Firebirds in domestic first-class cricket, as well as playing for the Northern Knights in the Ford Trophy. He made his international debut for New Zealand in October 2017, playing two matches against Pakistan.
Daryl Mitchell is a New Zealand cricketer who has played for the Northern Knights and Wellington Firebirds in the New Zealand domestic first-class cricket competition. Mitchell made his List A debut for Northern Knights in the 2015–16 Plunket Shield season, and made his Big Bash League (BBL) debut for the Melbourne Stars in the 2016–17 BBL season.
Daryl Mitchell is a New Zealand cricketer who has played for the Wellington Firebirds in domestic cricket and the New Zealand national cricket team. He made his One Day International (ODI) debut for New Zealand against Sri Lanka in November 2013. Mitchell also played for Otago in the Plunket Shield from 2012 to 2018. He made his test debut for New Zealand against Australia in January 2019.
Daryl Mitchell is a New Zealand international cricketer. He has played One Day International (ODI) cricket for the New Zealand national team, and Twenty20 International (T20I) cricket for the West Indies national team.
Mitchell was born in 1986 in Auckland, New Zealand. He made his first-class debut for Otago in 2006. He made his senior international debut for New Zealand in 2008 against Sri Lanka. In January 2017, Mitchell was named as captain of the West Indies T20I side to face India in the 2017 ICC World T20 tournament.
records and stats
Daryl Mitchell played 22 Tests and 101 One Day Internationals for New Zealand. He made his Test debut in November 2003 against England and was a member of the Black Caps team that won the 2007 World Cup. Mitchell retired from international cricket in February 2018.
|Full Name||Daryl Joseph Mitchell|
|BORN||May 20, 1991, Hamilton|
|BATTING STYLE||Right hand Bat|
|BOWLING STYLE||Right arm Medium|
Batting & Fielding