Mitchell Johnson has taken over 150 Test wickets for Australia.
Mitchell Johnson has taken over 150 Test wickets for Australia.

Queensland, an Australian state, has produced cricketers that have represented Australia in all forms of the game—Tests, One Day Internationals (ODIs) and Twenty20 Internationals (T20Is). John McLaren became the first Queenslander to play for Australia when he was selected for the 5th Test of the 1911–12 Ashes series.[1] In 1946 Bill Brown became the first, and only, Queenslander to captain Australia in Tests when he led the side against New Zealand in Wellington.[2][3] Ian Healy is the only other Queenslander to have held the Australian captaincy, he led the side in 8 ODIs from 1996 to 1997.[4]

Matthew Hayden has scored more runs in Tests and ODIs than any other Queenslander. With 8,625 runs, he is the fourth highest overall scorer for Australia in Tests.[5][6] Craig McDermott holds the record for most wickets by a Queenslander in Tests and ODIs. The only other Queenslander to have taken over 150 Test wickets is Mitchell Johnson.[7][8]

Key

Australia captains

Statistics correct as of: 2011 Cricket World Cup

Name International
career
Apps Runs Wkts Apps Runs Wkts Apps Runs Wkts References
Tests ODIs T20Is
John McLaren 1912 1 0 1 [9]
Bert Ironmonger 1928–1933 14 42 74 [10]
Otto Nothling 1928 1 52 0 [11]
Ron Oxenham 1929–1931 7 151 14 [12]
Percy Hornibrook 1929–1930 6 60 17 [13]
Alec Hurwood 1930–1931 2 5 11 [14]
Pud Thurlow 1932 1 0 0 [15]
Bill Brown 1934–1948 22 1,592 0 [16]
Don Tallon 1946–1953 21 394 0 [17]
Len Johnson 1948 1 25 6 [18]
Ken Archer 1950–1951 5 234 0 [19]
Ron Archer 1953–1956 19 713 48 [20]
Peter Burge 1955–1966 42 2,290 0 [21]
Ken Mackay 1956–1963 37 1,507 50 [22]
Wally Grout 1957–1966 51 890 0 [23]
Tom Veivers 1963–1967 21 813 33 [24]
Peter Allan 1965 1 0 2 [25]
Ross Duncan 1971 1 3 0 [26]
Geoff Dymock 1974–1980 21 236 78 15 35 15 [27]
David Ogilvie 1977–1978 5 178 0 [28]
John Maclean 1978–1979 4 79 0 2 11 0 [29]
Phil Carlson 1979 2 23 2 4 11 2 [30]
Martin Kent 1981 3 171 0 5 78 0 [31]
Greg Ritchie 1982–1987 30 1,690 0 44 959 0 [32]
Carl Rackemann 1982–1991 12 53 39 52 34 82 [33]
Murray Bennett 1984–1985 3 71 6 8 9 4 [34]
Craig McDermott 1984–1996 71 940 291 138 432 203 [35]
Robbie Kerr 1985 2 31 0 4 97 0 [36]
Glenn Trimble 1986 2 4 0 [37]
Ian Healy 1988–1999 119 4,356 0 168 1,764 0 [38]
Trevor Hohns 1989 7 136 17 [39]
Matthew Hayden 1993–2009 103 8,625 0 161 6,133 0 9 308 0 [40]
Stuart Law 1994–1999 1 54 0 54 1,237 12 [41]
Michael Kasprowicz 1995–2006 38 445 113 43 74 67 2 3 5 [42]
Andy Bichel 1997–2004 19 355 58 67 471 78 [43]
Jimmy Maher 1998–2003 26 438 0 [44]
Scott Muller 1999 2 6 7 [45]
Nathan Hauritz 2002–2011 17 426 63 58 336 63 3 6 2 [46]
Shane Watson 2002–2011 27 1,953 43 130 3,643 130 22 455 16 [47]
Martin Love 2002–2003 5 233 0 [48]
James Hopes 2005–2010 84 1,326 67 12 105 10 [49]
Mitchell Johnson 2005–2011 42 1,152 181 96 624 145 26 77 34 [50]
Ashley Noffke 2007–2008 1 0 1 2 0 4 [51]

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