Ricky Ponting served as Australia's first captain in Twenty20 Internationals.
Ricky Ponting served as Australia's first captain in Twenty20 Internationals.

Since their first match in 2005, 98 players have represented Australia in Twenty20 Internationals. A Twenty20 International is an international cricket match between two representative teams, as determined by the International Cricket Council (ICC). A Twenty20 International is played under the rules of Twenty20 cricket. The list is arranged in the order in which each player won his first Twenty20 cap. Where more than one player won his first Twenty20 cap in the same match, those players are listed alphabetically by surname.

Australia played against New Zealand in the first ever Twenty20 International.[1]

Key

General

  • dagger – Wicket-keeper
  • Career – Duration of career in T20I
  • Mat – Number of matches played

Batting

Bowling

Fielding

Players

Statistics are correct as of 5 April 2022.[2][3][4]

Cap Name Career Mat Runs HS 100 50 Avg Balls Wkt BBI Ave Ca St
1 Michael Clarke 2005–2010 34 488 67 0 1 21.21 156 6 1/2 37.50 13
2 Adam Gilchrist dagger 2005–2008 13 272 48 0 0 22.66 17
3 James Hopes 2005–2010 12 105 30 0 0 21.00 222 10 2/26 28.30 3
4 Michael Hussey 2005–2010 38 721 60* 0 4 35.15 6 0 18
5 Michael Kasprowicz 2005 2 3 3* 0 0 42 5 4/29 11.40 2
6 Simon Katich 2005–2006 3 69 39 0 0 34.50 2
7 Brett Lee 2005–2012 25 101 43* 0 0 16.83 545 28 3/23 25.50 6
8 Damien Martyn 2005–2006 4 120 96 0 1 30.00 1
9 Glenn McGrath 2005 2 5 5 0 0 5.00 48 5 3/31 15.80 1
10 Ricky Ponting 2005–2009 17 401 98* 0 2 28.64 8
11 Andrew Symonds 2005–2009 14 337 85* 0 2 48.14 185 8 2/14 34.62 3
12 Jason Gillespie 2005 1 24 24 0 0 24.00 24 1 1/49 49.00 0
13 Matthew Hayden 2005–2009 9 308 73* 0 4 51.33 1
14 Nathan Bracken 2006–2009 19 15 4* 0 0 5.00 377 19 3/11 23.05 6
15 Stuart Clark 2006–2007 9 216 13 4/20 18.23 4
16 Brad Haddin dagger 2006–2014 34 402 47 0 0 17.47 17 6
17 Mick Lewis 2006 2 45 4 2/18 12.25 1
18 Brad Hogg 2006–2014 15 55 41 0 0 13.75 294 7 2/31 53.28 1
19 Shane Watson 2006–2016 58 1462 124* 1 10 29.24 930 48 4/15 24.72 20
20 Shane Harwood 2007–2009 3 0 0* 0 0 72 3 2/21 37.66 0
21 Ben Hilfenhaus 2007–2012 7 2 2 0 0 1.00 156 9 2/15 17.89 0
22 Cameron White 2007–2014 47 984 85* 0 5 32.80 42 1 1/11 51.00 23
23 Brad Hodge 2007–2014 15 183 36 0 0 26.14 30 1 1/13 43.00 5
24 Mitchell Johnson 2007–2013 30 109 28* 0 0 10.90 656 38 3/15 20.97 5
25 Ashley Noffke 2007–2008 2 0 0 0 0 0.00 45 4 3/18 10.25 0
26 Luke Pomersbach 2007 1 15 15 0 0 15.00 0
27 Shaun Tait 2007–2016 21 11 6 0 0 2.75 478 28 3/13 21.03 3
28 Adam Voges 2007–2013 7 139 51 0 1 46.33 12 2 2/5 2.50 3
29 David Hussey 2008–2012 39 756 88* 0 3 22.90 361 19 3/25 20.63 24
30 Shaun Marsh 2008–2016 15 255 47* 0 0 18.21 3
31 Luke Ronchi dagger [a] 2008–2009 3 47 36 0 0 23.50 0
32 David Warner 2009– 88 2554 100* 1 21 32.74 47
33 Callum Ferguson 2009 3 16 8 0 0 5.33 1
34 Moisés Henriques 2009– 24 355 62* 0 2 20.88 138 7 3/22 27.71 6
35 Peter Siddle 2009–2010 2 1 1* 0 0 48 3 2/24 19.33 0
36 Brett Geeves 2009 1 20 2 2/35 17.50 0
37 Ben Laughlin 2009–2013 3 71 2 1/32 59.00 1
38 Nathan Hauritz 2009 3 6 4 0 0 3.00 44 2 1/20 23.50 1
39 Marcus North 2009 1 20 20 0 0 20.00 0
40 Dirk Nannes 2009–2010 15 16 12* 0 0 16.00 318 27 4/18 14.92 1
41 Tim Paine dagger [b] 2009–2017 10 47 21 0 0 7.83 10 2
42 Travis Birt 2010–2012 4 31 17 0 0 10.33 1
43 Steve Smith 2010– 54 886 90 0 4 26.05 291 17 3/20 22.17 39
44 Daniel Christian 2010– 23 118 39 0 0 14.75 279 13 3/27 30.61 6
45 Ryan Harris 2010 3 2 2* 0 0 70 4 2/27 23.75 0
46 Steve O'Keefe 2010–2011 7 32 22 0 0 6.40 114 6 3/29 24.83 1
47 John Hastings 2010–2016 9 46 15 0 0 11.50 186 7 3/14 35.28 2
48 Clint McKay 2010–2013 6 19 7 0 0 9.50 136 4 2/24 47.45 0
49 Aaron Finch 2011– 89 2741 172 2 16 34.69 12 0 40
50 Doug Bollinger 2011–2014 9 1 1* 0 0 210 9 1/22 27.66 2
51 Pat Cummins 2011– 39 68 13* 0 0 7.55 852 44 3/15 22.77 12
52 James Pattinson 2011–2012 4 5 5* 0 0 78 3 2/17 34.66 3
53 Matthew Wade dagger 2011– 60 789 80 0 3 21.91 38 4
54 Mitchell Marsh 2011– 36 885 77* 0 4 31.60 240 15 3/24 20.40 13
55 George Bailey[b] 2012–2017 29 470 63 0 2 26.11 10
56 Xavier Doherty 2012–2013 11 18 9* 0 0 18.00 228 10 3/20 30.00 0
57 James Faulkner 2012–2017 24 159 41* 0 0 14.45 515 36 5/27 19.00 11
58 Glenn Maxwell 2012– 84 1982 145* 3 9 30.96 756 34 3/10 27.61 39
59 Mitchell Starc 2012– 50 84 14 0 0 9.33 1134 60 3/11 23.86 14
60 Ben Cutting[b] 2013–2017 4 35 29 0 0 11.66 66 1 1/18 99.00 5
61 Nathan Coulter-Nile 2013– 28 150 34 0 0 13.63 582 34 4/31 23.58 13
62 Josh Hazlewood 2013– 27 21 13* 0 0 10.50 616 40 4/12 19.30 4
63 Ben Rohrer 2013 1 16 16 0 0 16.00 0
64 Fawad Ahmed 2013 2 3 3* 0 0 48 3 3/25 22.66 0
65 Nic Maddinson 2013–2018 6 45 34 0 0 11.25 1
66 Chris Lynn 2014– 18 291 44 0 0 19.40 3
67 James Muirhead 2014 5 4 3 0 0 4.00 90 6 2/13 18.16 3
68 Sean Abbott 2014– 8 17 12* 0 0 17.00 132 5 2/14 35.60 4
69 Cameron Boyce 2014–2016 7 4 3 0 0 4.00 138 8 2/10 19.00 0
70 Phillip Hughes 2014 1 6 6 0 0 6.00 0
71 Kane Richardson 2014– 30 16 9 0 0 5.33 628 37 3/18 22.75 12
72 Ben Dunk dagger 2014–2017 5 99 32 0 0 19.80 5 2
73 Nathan Reardon 2014 2 4 4 0 0 4.00 0
74 Marcus Stoinis 2015– 41 565 78 0 1 28.25 320 11 2/27 40.81 16
75 Travis Head 2016– 17 345 48* 0 0 26.53 36 1 1/16 56.00 4
76 Scott Boland 2016 3 66 3 3/26 30.00 0
77 Nathan Lyon 2016–2018 2 4 4* 0 0 30 1 1/33 48.00 0
78 Andrew Tye 2016– 32 83 20 0 0 10.37 683 47 4/23 21.21 10
79 Cameron Bancroft dagger 2016 1 0 0* 0 0 1
80 Usman Khawaja 2016 9 241 58 0 1 26.77 5
81 Peter Nevill dagger 2016 9 25 10* 0 0 25.00 2 1
82 Adam Zampa 2016– 62 47 13* 0 0 6.71 1331 71 5/19 21.22 9
83 Ashton Agar 2016– 43 277 29 0 0 12.59 898 46 6/30 21.15 28
84 Michael Klinger 2017 3 143 62 0 1 47.66 2
85 Billy Stanlake 2017– 19 9 7 0 0 9.00 420 27 4/8 20.14 0
86 Ashton Turner 2017– 18 108 24 0 0 12.00 78 4 2/12 20.50 6
87 Jhye Richardson 2017– 16 36 11 0 0 12.00 348 15 2/20 32.26 9
88 Jason Behrendorff 2017– 9 5 5 0 0 5.00 132 7 4/21 26.71 6
89 Alex Carey dagger 2018– 38 233 37* 0 0 11.09 19 9
90 D'Arcy Short 2018– 23 642 76 0 4 30.57 114 3 1/13 50.33 8
91 Mitchell Swepson 2018– 7 30 14* 0 0 138 11 3/12 15.72 4
92 Jack Wildermuth 2018– 2 18 1 1/16 32.00 1
93 Ben McDermott 2018– 23 269 53 0 1 15.82 13
94 Peter Handscomb dagger 2019– 2 33 20* 0 0 33.00 0
95 Daniel Sams 2020– 7 72 41 0 0 24.00 125 4 2/40 52.50 3
96 Josh Philippe 2021– 10 138 45 0 0 13.80 0
97 Riley Meredith 2021– 5 113 8 3/48 23.50 0
98 Nathan Ellis 2021– 3 1 1 0 0 1.00 72 9 4/28 8.66 1
99 Josh Inglis 2022– 6 179 48 0 0 35.80 4
100 Ben Dwarshuis 2022– 1 0 0* 0 0 18 0 0
101 Cameron Green 2022– 1 2 2 0 0 2.00 18 2 2/16 8.00 0
102 Marnus Labuschagne 2022– 1 2 2 0 0 2.00 1

Captains

Main article: Australian national cricket captains

Player[5] Dates of captaincy Mat Won Lost Tied No result % Win[c]
Ricky Ponting 2005–2009 17 7 10 0 0 41.17
Adam Gilchrist 2007 2 1 1 0 0 50.00
Michael Clarke 2007–2010 18 12 4 1 1 73.52
Brad Haddin 2009 2 1 1 0 0 50.00
Cameron White 2011 6 2 4 0 0 33.33
George Bailey 2012–2014 28 14 13 1 0 51.78
Aaron Finch 2014–present 62 33 26 1 2 55.83
Steve Smith 2015–2016 8 4 4 0 0 50.00
Shane Watson 2016 1 0 1 0 0 0.00
David Warner 2016–2018 9 8 1 0 0 88.88
Matthew Wade 2020–2021 6 1 5 0 0 16.66
Total 2005– 159 83 70 3 3 54.16

See also

Notes

  1. ^ Luke Ronchi also played for New Zealand. Only his record for Australia are given above.
  2. ^ a b c George Bailey, Ben Cutting and Tim Paine also played for World XI. Only their records for Australia are given above.
  3. ^ Percentage is worked out by counting tied games as half a win and excluding no results from the equation.

References

  1. ^ "New Zealand v Australia". Cricket Archive. Retrieved on 7 November 2008.
  2. ^ "Australia – Twenty20 Internationals / Players by Caps". Cricinfo.com. Retrieved 21 February 2017.
  3. ^ "Australia – Twenty20 International Batting Averages". Cricinfo.com. Retrieved 21 February 2017.
  4. ^ "Australia – Twenty20 International Bowling Averages". Cricinfo.com. Retrieved 21 February 2017.
  5. ^ "Australian Twenty20 International Captains". Cricinfo. Retrieved 10 October 2014.