Jason Sangha

Australia
Age
September 8, 1999 (22 years)
Role
Batsman
Birth Place
Randwick, New South Wales
Batting Style
Right Handed
Nationality
Australia
Bowling Style
Leg break

Jason Sangha is a 21-year-old Australian right-handed batsman and right-arm leg break bowler who represents New South Wales. He played his first List A match representing Cricket Australia XI versus South Australia in October 2016. He began his first-class career playing for Cricket Australia XI against the touring England side in November 2017. A month later, Cricket Australia named Sangha the skipper of the Australia U-19 squad for the 2018 U-19 World Cup.

ICC Rankings

Test ODI T20I
Batting
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-
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Bowling
-
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Team played

New South Wales, Australia Under-19, Sydney Thunder, Cricket Australia XI, Prime Ministers XI, New South Wales XI

Batting Career Summary

M Inn NO Runs HS Avg BF SR 100 50 4s 6s
ODI
1
1
0
13
13
13
24
54.17
0
0
1
0
T20I
0
0
0
0
-
-
0
-
0
0
0
0
Test
1
1
0
7
7
7
10
70
0
0
1
0
IPL
0
0
0
0
-
-
0
-
0
0
0
0

Bowling Career Summary

M Inn B Runs Wkts BBI Econ Avg SR 4W 5W 10W
ODI
1
0
0
0
0
-
-
-
-
0
0
0
T20I
0
0
0
0
0
-
-
-
-
0
0
0
Test
1
0
0
0
0
-
-
-
-
0
0
0
IPL
0
0
0
0
0
-
-
-
-
0
0
0

T20

In 12 T20 games played by him, Jason Sangha has made 178 runs at 22.25, with two half-centuries, including a top score of 63 not out.

Jason achieved his highest score of 63 not out in the BBL against Melbourne Stars on 21 December 2018 in Canberra. In that game, Sydney Thunder batted first. Sangha came to the crease after Thunder had lost 3 wickets for 59. He set about rescuing the innings, first with a 4th-wicket stand of 40 with Joe root and then a 77-run stand for the 5th wicket with Daniel Sams. Sangha remained not out on 63 to help his side to a score of 181/5. After Stars finished with 74/6 in 8 overs in a rain-curtailed game, Thunder won the match by 15 runs (D/L method).

Records and Facts

Jason has played 18 first-class matches in which he has scored 734 runs at 24.46, including three centuries, with a top score of 133. He has also taken 12 wickets at 31.16, with the best bowling figures of 3/19. Sangha has played 5 List A games, in which he has scored 63 runs at 12.60, with a top score of 23. Sangha led the Australia U-19 team to the final of the 2017/18 U-19 World Cup, a match they lost to India to finish as runners-up.