Josh Davey (Cricketer) Wiki, Age, Height, Weight, Biography, Family, Career, Net Worth, Wife, & More
Josh Davey is an Scottish cricketer who lives in Texas, Scotland. He is a bowler who bowls as right-arm fast-medium. Davey has played for Middlesex Country Cricket Club, Hampshire Country Club, Somerset Country Club, Scotland Under-19 and currently playing in Scotland national cricket team. At age of 19, Davey bowling talent was recognized, when he made debut for Middlesex County Club.
|Real name||Joshua Henry Davey|
|Date of Birth||August 3, 1990|
|Age (as 2022)||32 years old|
|Birth Place||Aberdeen, Scotland|
|Bowling Style||Right-arm fast-medium|
|Net worth||$4 million (Approx.)|
Birth & Early Life
Josh Davey was born on August 3, 1990 at Aberdeen, Scotland. Davey has first attended his schooling at South Lee Prep School after some time, he was transferred to Culford School where Davey completed his schooling.
|School||South Lee Prep School|
Davey was selected for Middlesex County Cricket Club and made debut in List A (Clydesdale Bank 40) against Northamptonshire team on April 25, 2010. In next month, he was also made his debut in First-Class format against Oxford University Cricket Club on May 25, 2010. In First-Class, Davey has appeared in 58 matches and took 161 wickets with 5/21 best bowling figure in 96 innings and scored 1263 runs with 75 runs (not out) highest score from 2010-September 2022. After First-Class debut, Davey also made his debut in T-20 tournament against Kent at Lord’s on June 24, 2010. In T-20 tournament, he has appeared in 66 innings and took 90 wickets with 4/18 best bowling figure. Davey was shifted Somerset Country Cricket team in end of 2013.
Davey after giving performance in domestic matches, he was selected in One Day International (ODI) match for Scotland squad against Netherland in June 2010. He made his ODI debut against Netherland on June 15, 2010, in his first match as opener he scored 24 runs and with bowl, he took International first wicket of Bas Zuiderent. After that, Davey was selected for ODI match against Afghanistan in August 2010, in fourth ODI match, he took 5 haul wickets and conceded 9 runs in 7.3 over against Afghanistan at that time he has the 5/9 best bowling figure in ODI on August 17, 2010.
After 2 year in 2012, Davey made his T-20 International match against Bangladesh and took 3 wickets and conceded 23 runs and won their first victory over an ICC Full Member Country on July 24, 2012. In 2014, Davey was not selected for World Cup Qualifier squad after that he was recalled against England and he took 3 wickets and conceded 28 runs on May 9, 2014.
Later on, Davey was selected in Dubai Triangular Series on July 2015. After that, in that series he was playing against Afghanistan on June 14, 2015 at Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi . On that day with bat Davey score 53 runs (not out) and took 6 wickets and conceded 28 runs in 8.3 over while represented ODI best bowling figure. After that, Davey was selected for 2015 World Cup. In that World Cup tournament he score half-century and took 15 wickets.
Later on he was selected in Scotland’s squad for 2019 ICC Men’s T-20 World Cup Qualifier tournament in United Arab Emirates in September 2019. After that, Davey was selected in Scotland squad for 2021 ICC Men’s T-20 World Cup in September 2021. In that World Cup he took 4 wickets and conceded 18 runs in 3.3 over against Papua New Guinea on October 19, 2021.
Now, Davey his selected in Scotland squad’s for 2022 ICC Men’s T-20 World Cup on September 22, 2022.
|International debut||ODI: June 15, 2010 against Netherland |
T-20: July 24, 2012 against Bangladesh
|Domestic debut||List A: April 25, 2010 against Northampton shire |
First-Class: May 25, 2010 against Oxford University
T-20 tournament: June 24, 2010 against Kent at Lord’s
|Height||6 feet 2 inch|
Facts of Josh Davey
- Davey made 74 runs and made 192 runs partnership with Sam Robson in first inning and 54 runs in second inning on his First Class debut match against Oxford University Cricket Club on May 25-27, 2010.
- His best bowling figure in ODI is 5 wickets and conceded 9 runs in 7.3 over against Afghanistan on August 17, 2010 (2010-September 2022)
- His best bowling figure in T-20I is 4 wickets and conceded 18 runs in 3.3 over against Papua New Guinea on October 19, 2021 (2012-September 2022)
- On March 8, 2013 Davey scored his maiden half-century against Afghanistan in ODI format.
- Davey was released by iddlesex County Cricket Club in end of 2013 and in 2014, he was bought by Somerset County Cricket Club.
- On September 7, 2020 Davey completed his 100 wickets in First-Class.