I have seen Ross Taylor when he played such a fantastic knock against Pakistan in the 2011 world cup group stage match. Even you might know that in that match he got life for 2 two times against Shoaib Akhter and both times Kamran Akmal just dropped the catches. Later On, he has smashed his century. Even in a single over the smashed consecutive boundaries and over boundaries to Shoaib Akhter which lead him towards his century. Newzealand post 300+ and won that match against Pakistan. I can remember that match. Anyways he was one of the best batsmen played for his country Newzealand. Ross Taylor was one of the famous cricketer but he unsung player and was underrated. He used to retire from international cricket in 2019.

His Famous Innings Against Pakist in 2011 wc

A Glimpse of Personal Life

Ross Taylor is from Samoa descent and his mother was from Samoa and his father belongs to Newzealand. He took his education from Wairarapa College and also passed from Palmerston north boys high school. You will be amazed to hear that he played hockey before he shifted into cricket. The name of Ross Taylor’s wife is Victoria and they have married on 2011 25th June. They used to have three children right now.

Test Career

Ross Taylor played his first test match on 8 November 2007 and against the team was south Africa. In his 1st test match, he has scored 15 runs only and in the 2nd innings, he has made 4 runs. But after that, all history has been created. In total ross, Taylor has played 94 test matches and scored 6840 runs. If you look at his highest in an individual match you can see 290 runs. His batting average was 45 runs. Even ross Taylor has made 18 centuries and 31 half-centuries. He was one of the consistent batsmen of Newzealand.

One Day International

Ross Taylor was a fantastic one day batsman who could change the game in a while. He has played 228 one day international matches. He has made 8371 runs in his career in ODI. His highest individual score is 181 runs. Ross Taylor’s average was 47.31 runs per match. You will feel happy that he has made 20 centuries and 50 half-centuries. His batting style was right-handed and he used to come into the creese as a top middle-order batsman.

T-20 Career at a Glance

Ross Taylor is also a dependable player int-20 international and he is playing t-20 right now. His t-20 debut was in 2006 December 22th vs Srilanka. He has played 90 t-20 matches so far and made 1673 runs so far. He has 5 half-centuries in his bag right now.

You will be happy to know that Ross Taylor has played 4 world cups fro m2007 to 2019. Ross Taylor is one of the unsung players of international cricket. He played with his class for his country and served for a long time. His batting style was superb and his average was just great.


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