Beth Mooney

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Beth Mooney
2017–18 W Ashes A v E Test 17-11-10 Mooney (04).jpg
Mooney during the Women's Ashes Test, 2017
Personal information
Full nameBethany Louise Mooney
Born (1994-01-14) 14 January 1994 (age 25)
Shepparton, Victoria
BattingLeft-handed
RoleWicket-keeper batsman
International information
National side
Test debut (cap 172)9 November 2017 v England
Last Test18 July 2019 v England
ODI debut (cap 130)20 February 2017 v New Zealand
Last ODI7 July 2019 v England
T20I debut (cap 41)22 January 2016 v India
Last T20I24 November 2018 v England
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
2009–Queensland Fire
Career statistics
Competition WODI WT20I Test
Matches 20 22 1
Runs scored 656 485 27
Batting average 38.58 34.64 27.00
100s/50s 1/6 1/2 0/0
Top score 100 117* 27
Catches/stumpings 8/- 6/- 0/-
Source: Cricinfo, 18 July 2019

Bethany Louise Mooney (born 14 January 1994) is an Australian cricketer living in Brisbane.[1] Mooney plays for the Women's Big Bash League team Brisbane Heat.[2][3]

Mooney was a member of the victorious Southern Stars squad that won the 2014 ICC World Twenty20 title in Bangladesh. Mooney played her first game for the Australia women's national cricket team in a Twenty20 match against India on 26 January 2016 at the Adelaide Oval.[4] On 26 February 2017, she scored her maiden Women's One Day International (WODI) hundred against New Zealand.[5]

She made her Test debut for Australia Women against England Women on 9 November 2017 in the Women's Ashes.[6]

In December 2017, she won both the inaugural ICC T20I Player of the Year and Emerging Player of the Year awards.[7] In April 2018, she was one of the fourteen players to be awarded a national contract for the 2018–19 season by Cricket Australia.[8] In October 2018, she was named in Australia's squad for the 2018 ICC Women's World Twenty20 tournament in the West Indies.[9][10]

In November 2018, she was named in Brisbane Heat's squad for the 2018–19 Women's Big Bash League season.[11][12] In April 2019, Cricket Australia awarded her with a contract ahead of the 2019–20 season.[13][14] In June 2019, Cricket Australia named her in Australia's team for their tour to England to contest the Women's Ashes.[15][16]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Beth Mooney". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 6 April 2014.
  2. ^ "Beth Mooney – Brisbane Heat". Brisbane Heat. 2016. Archived from the original on 29 February 2016. Retrieved 26 January 2016.
  3. ^ "Beth Mooney – cricket.com.au". Cricket Australia. Retrieved 26 January 2016.
  4. ^ "Kaur helps India chase down Southern Stars". Cricket Australia. 26 January 2016. Retrieved 26 January 2016.
  5. ^ "Sattertwaite ton gives White Ferns win". Radio New Zealand. Retrieved 26 February 2017.
  6. ^ "Only Test (D/N), England Women tour of Australia at Sydney, Nov 9-12 2017". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 9 November 2017.
  7. ^ "Ellyse Perry declared ICC's Women's Cricketer of the Year". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 21 December 2017.
  8. ^ "Molineux, Kimmince among new Australia contracts; Beams, Cheatle miss out". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 5 April 2018.
  9. ^ "Australia reveal World Twenty20 squad". Cricket Australia. Retrieved 9 October 2018.
  10. ^ "Jess Jonassen, Nicole Bolton in Australia's squad for ICC Women's World T20". International Cricket Council. Retrieved 9 October 2018.
  11. ^ "WBBL04: All you need to know guide". Cricket Australia. Retrieved 30 November 2018.
  12. ^ "The full squads for the WBBL". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 30 November 2018.
  13. ^ "Georgia Wareham handed first full Cricket Australia contract". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 4 April 2019.
  14. ^ "Georgia Wareham included in Australia's 2019-20 contracts list". International Cricket Council. Retrieved 4 April 2019.
  15. ^ "Molineux misses Ashes squad, Vlaeminck included". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 4 June 2019.
  16. ^ "Tayla Vlaeminck beats injury to make Australian women's Ashes squad". The Guardian. Retrieved 4 June 2019.

External links[edit]

Media related to Beth Mooney at Wikimedia Commons