Alex Carey Biography, Wiki, Age, Wife, IPL, Career, Stats, Football & More.

Alex Carey Biography

Alex Carey Biography Wiki: Alex Carey is an Australian Cricketer and Former Football Player who plays cricket for Australia in all formats except test and for Adelaide Strikers in Domestic Cricket. Carey is a Left-handed batsman and a dynamic wicketkeeper. He was the part of the Australian squad in ICC World Cup 2019.

Before coming to the cricket Carey was a professional football player, he used to play for Australian rules football and for Glenelg in South Australian National Football League and in 2012 he joined Australian Football League.

Alex Carey With His Wife and Son

Alex Carey is also going to debut in IPL 2020. He was bought by Delhi Capitals in 2.4 crores.

Alex Carey Biography

Alex Tyson Carey was born on 27 August 1991 on Loxton, Australia. His father’s name is Tyson Carey. His father’s name is Tyson Carey.

Full Name Alex Tyson Carey
Nick NameAlex
Date Of Birth 27 August 1991
Birth Place Loxton, Australia
Father Tyson Carey
Home Town Loxton, Australia
ReligionChristain
NationalismAustralian
ProfessionCricketer
RoleBatsman, Wicketkeeper
BattingLeft-handed

Alex Carey Age & Physical Appearance

Alex Carey’s age is 29 years(as of 2020). His height is about 5 feet 10 inches and his weight is approx 72 kg.

Family

Alex Carey married Eloise Carey with whom he has a son Louis.

Wife Eloise Carey
Children Son- Louis
Father Tyson Carey
MotherNot Known

Debut

  • Test debut against England on 19 January 2018.
  • T20 International debut against New Zealand on 3 February 2018.

Career

  • In 2012-13 season he played for Glenelg Cricket Club.
  • He debuted in List-A cricket for the Ryobi Cup match against New South Wales.
  • Alex Carey signed a contract with South Australia but he did not play.
  • For a very long time, he was not able to perform well in the top batting order that is why he became a wicketkeeper and started playing at the lower batting order after that he played few matches for South Australia in Future League.
  • He scored 822 runs in 10 matches during 2015-16 season for Glenelg
  • Alex scored 195runs against Adelaide and 151 runs against West Torrens.
  • In 2016-17 he got a senior cricket contract with South Australia and this season was a very successful season for him, he scored 500 runs in Sheffield Shield Season.
  • Due to his good performance, he was included in the Australian National Cricket Team, in 2017.
  • He played in JCT Cup for South Australia in which he scored 92 runs against Victoria.
  • In 2019 he was bought by Sussex County Cricket Club to play in the 2019 t20 Blast tournament in England.
  • He was signed by Delhi Capitals for IPL 2020 in 2.4 crores.

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Alex Carey IPL

Carey is going to debut in IPL 2020 from Delhi Capitals. He was bought by Delhi Capitals in 2.4 crores. The head coach of DC, Rickey Ponting said Carey could win lots of games for the IPL.

Alex Carey is also a great Wicketkeeper and was the part of Australian 2019 world cup team. Ricky Ponting said “This role that he’s playing now is the exact reason he became so appealing to me and the Delhi Capitals.

After being signed by Delhi Capitals Carey Said, “I’ve got a big smile on my face thinking about it. It’s one of those tournaments you really want to be part of, as is the Big Bash, and I see those as probably the big two in the world,” 

Alex Carey Football

  • He played Australian rules football as a teenager and later he also played for Glenelg in the South Australian National Football League.
  • He was part of South Australia for the 2008 AFL Under 18 Championships in 2008.
  •  In 2009 he played for South Australia in 2009 AFL Under 18 Championships.
  • Carey joined Austrains Football League in 2010.

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Alex Carey Batting Stats

ODIT20IT20
Matches322571
Innings281357
Runs8571251573
Not Out648
Highest Score8537100
Average3913.9832.20
Strike Rate92.66124131.98
Balls Faced9271011198
100001
50408

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Alex Carey Teams

  • Australia
  • South Australia
  • South Australia Under-23s
  • South Australia Under-19s
  • Adelaide Strikers 
  • Delhi Capitals

Marital Status and Affairs

Marital Statusmarried
AffairsN/A
Wife Eloise Carey
Children’s Son- Louis

Alex Carey Net worth

Net Worth in 2020$ 1.5-2 M
Income SourceCricket
Active on
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This post was last modified on April 18, 2021

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