08 September 1990
Right Hand Bat
Jos Buttler, the captain of England's limited-overs cricket team, is a dynamic cricketer known for his aggressive batting. He was born on 8 September 1990 in Taunton, Somerset, Englan. He plays for Lancashire in domestic cricket and has been part of various T20 leagues, including the IPL. Buttler was instrumental in England's 2019 Cricket World Cup victory and later led the team to win the 2022 ICC T20 World Cup.
He made his T20I debut in 2011, his ODI debut in 2012, and his Test debut in 2014. In the 2019 World Cup final, Buttler's run-out in the Super Over secured England's win. He became the captain of England's limited-overs teams in 2022 and led them to T20 World Cup success.
Buttler is a right-handed wicket-keeper-batsman and holds several records, including the highest seventh-wicket partnership in ODIs with Adil Rashid. He's England's top run-scorer in T20Is and one of the few English players to score a T20I century. As a wicket-keeper, he has the most dismissals in England's ODI and T20I history.
Jos Buttler tied the knot with Louise Webber, with fellow cricketers Steven Finn and Alex Hales taking on roles as ushers at the wedding. The couple welcomed their first daughter, Georgia Rose, into the world in April 2019, and their family grew with the arrival of their second daughter, Margot, in September 2021. Jos was recognized for his contributions to cricket and was appointed a Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) in the 2020 New Year Honours.
Jos Buttler Career
In his Test career to date, Jos Buttler has played 57 matches to date in his Test career and has scored 2,907 runs, with an average of 32. Jos Buttler has hit 340 fours and 33 sixes in his Test career. On Jan 2022, he played his recent Test match against Australia at Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney, Australia, scoring 0 runs off 8 balls.
In Jos Buttler's ODI career, he has played 172 matches to date in his ODI career and has scored 4,895 runs, with an average of 41. Jos Buttler has hit 396 fours and 165 sixes in his ODI career. One of his recent ODI matches took place in Oct 2023 at Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi, India, where he contributed 9 runs off 18 balls.
Jos Buttler has played 109 matches to date in his T20 career and has scored 2,766 runs, with an average of 35. Jos Buttler has hit 244 fours and 117 sixes in his T20 career. In his most recent T20 match against New Zealand at Edgbaston, Birmingham, England, which took place in Sep 2023, Jos Buttler contributed 40 runs off 21 balls to his team's total.
He holds the 17th position in the ICC ODI batting rankings with a total of 643 points. Jos Buttler is ranked 8th position in the ICC T20 batting rankings with a total of 666 points.