Andrew Downton

Andrew Graham Downton (born 17 July 1977 in Sydney, New South Wales) is an Australian cricketer, who played for the Tasmanian Tigers. He plays club cricket for South Hobart/Sandy Bay Cricket Club.

Andrew Downton had an impressive start to his first class career, taking 6/56 against the New South Wales Blues on debut. However he has since struggled to come back from injuries which saw him miss most of the 2004-05 season, and recapture his impressive initial form.

Andrew Downton
Personal information
Full nameAndrew Graham Downton
Born17 July 1977 (age 41)
Auburn, Sydney, Australia
NicknameEd
Height1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
BattingRight-hand batsman
BowlingLeft-arm fast-medium
RoleBowler
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
1999–2004Tasmania
1999Australian Cricket Academy
First-class debut22 March 1999
Aus. Cricket Academy v Matabeleland XI
Last First-class16 November 2004
Tasmania v New South Wales
List A debut20 March 1999
Aus. Cricket Academy v Matabeleland
Last List A1 February 2004
Tasmania v Western Australia
Career statistics
Competition First-class List A
Matches 33 7
Runs scored 294 19
Batting average 8.45 9.50
100s/50s 0/0 0/0
Top score 45 9
Balls bowled 6,158 242
Wickets 102 5
Bowling average 34.12 41.40
5 wickets in innings 4 0
10 wickets in match 0
Best bowling 6/56 1/3
Catches/stumpings 8/– 0/–
Source: CricketArchive, 17 August 2010

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2006–07 Australian cricket season

The 2006–07 Australian cricket season is made up of three domestic competitions for the men; the first-class Pura Cup, the List A Ford Ranger One Day Cup and the Twenty20 competition KFC Twenty20 Big Bash. The women compete in the Women's National Cricket League, although Tasmania does not have a first-class women's team. The season started on 11 October 2006 with a domestic Ford Ranger One Day Cup match between Queensland and Tasmania, and culminated with the World Cup Final between Australia and Sri Lanka on 28 April 2007.

The international season started with the Champions Trophy in October and November, followed by the 5-Test match Ashes series and a single Twenty20 match against England until early January. The English tour was followed by the 2006–07 Commonwealth Bank Series, an ODI triangular series against England and New Zealand which lasted until mid February. Later in the summer, Australia toured New Zealand, playing for the 2006–07 Chappell–Hadlee Trophy, and competed in the World Cup in March and April.

Downton (surname)

Downton is a surname. Notable people with the surname include:

Andrew Downton (born 1977), Australian cricketer

David Downton (born 1959), British fashion illustrator

George Downton (1928–2014), English cricketer

James V. Downton (born 1938), American sociologist

John Downton (1906–1991), English artist

Paul Downton (born 1957), English cricketer

Paul F Downton, architect

Indian cricket team in Australia in 1999–2000

The Indian national cricket team toured Australia in the 1999–2000 season. They played 3 Test matches losing all the three of them. They played 8 One Day Internationals as part of the Carlton & United Series against Pakistan and Australia.

Pakistan and Australia reached the 2 game final which was won by Australia.

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July 17

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Lindisfarne Cricket Club

Lindisfarne Cricket Club (LCC), also known as "The Lightning", is a grade level cricket club representing Lindisfarne in Tasmania's Grade Cricket Competition. The

LCC play their home games at Anzac Park, in Lindisfarne, a suburb of the City of Clarence..

Lindisfarne were formed in 1891 and originally played in the Clarence Cricket Association. They joined the Southern Suburban Cricket Association in 1947, and were admitted into the TCA Grade Competition in 1992. It took Lindisfarne 9 years to win their first premiership in 2000-01. Lindisfarne are the current TCA first grade champions after triumphing over Clarence in last season's grand final.Many top players have played for Lindisfarne including Jamie Cox, Andrew Downton, Brendan Drew, Rod Tucker, Colin Miller, Calum Marshall, Shane Watson and Jason Krejza. The club has also produced many legends of lower grades such as Bruce Johnson, Barry Duvall, Nathan Wilson, Mark Waddington and Super Skipper Kim Dillon.

List of Tasmanian representative cricketers

This is a list of cricket players who have played representative cricket for Tasmania in Australia.

It includes players that have played at least one match, in senior first-class, List A cricket, or Twenty20 matches. Practice matches are not included, unless they have officially been classified as first-class, List A or T20 games. The list is in chronological order of the players' first appearances for the Tasmania first team in any form of cricket; where two or more players debuted in the same match, they are ordered by their surnames. The list is complete to the end of the 2010/11 season.

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