20 October 1991
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Mitchell Marsh (Mitchell Ross Marsh) is an Australian cricketer who plays for the national team. He is currently the captain of the Australian T20 cricket team. He was born on October 20, 1991. Marsh has been a part of Australian cricket since the 2011-12 season and has represented his country in all three formats of the game. He was a key player in the Australian team When they won the Cricket World Cup 2015 and the T20 World Cup 2021.
Marsh is the son of Geoff Marsh and the younger brother of Shaun Marsh, both of whom have represented the Australian national cricket team. His sister, Melissa Marsh, was a professional basketball player, and he's also related to former AFL player Brad Sheppard. He grew up in Perth, Western Australia, and went to Wesley College.
Besides cricket, Marsh was a skilled Australian rules football player when he was young, and he even played for Western Australia in the 2008 AFL Under 18 Championships. In April 2023, he got married to Greta Mack.
Mitchell Marsh Career
In his Test career to date, Mitchell Marsh has played 35 matches to date in his Test career and has scored 1,510 runs, with an average of 27. Mitchell Marsh has hit 195 fours and 23 sixes in his Test career. On Jul 2023, he played his recent Test match against England at The Kia Oval, London, England, scoring 16 runs off 28 balls.
In Marsh's ODI career, he has played 84 matches to date in his ODI career and has scored 2,411 runs, with an average of 35. Mitchell Marsh has hit 221 fours and 77 sixes in his ODI career. One of his recent ODI matches took place in Oct 2023 at M. Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore, India, where he contributed 121 runs off 108 balls.
Mitchell Marsh has played 49 matches to date in his T20 career and has scored 1,272 runs, with an average of 33. Marsh has hit 110 fours and 53 sixes in his T20 career. In his most recent T20 match against South Africa at Hollywoodbets Kingsmead Stadium, Durban, South Africa, which took place in Sep 2023, Mitchell Marsh contributed 15 runs off 12 balls to his team's total.
Mitchell Marsh is currently ranked 86th in the ICC Test batting rankings with a total of 373 points. He holds the 53rd position in the ICC ODI batting rankings with a total of 528 points. Mitchell Marsh is ranked 12th position in the ICC T20 batting rankings with a total of 645 points.