08 May 1993
Right Hand Bat
Right Arm Fast
Pat Cummins is a skilled Australian cricketer, known for his impressive abilities as a fast bowler. He showed his potential from an early age and made his Test debut at just 18 years old, where he took seven wickets against South Africa in 2011. Unfortunately, injuries kept him away from cricket for several years, but he made a remarkable comeback to the national team six years later.
He made his Test comeback during the 2017 tour of India but couldn't prevent his team from losing the series. He became the number of ranked Test bowler on the back of consistent performances and ended up winning the Allan Border Medal for being the best men's cricketer in the 2018-19 season.
At the age of 18 years and 193 days, Cummins achieved the distinction of becoming the seventh youngest player to take a five-wicket haul in Tests. He also became the tenth-fastest bowler to reach 150 Test wickets, accomplishing this feat in just 31 Tests. In 2021, he was appointed as the Test captain and later took on the role of white-ball captain following Aaron Finch's retirement in the same year.
Cummins is widely praised for his exceptional pace, accuracy, and consistency on the cricket field. He continually raises the bar with his unwavering determination, making him an outstanding fast bowler in the world of cricket.
Pat Cummins Career
In his Test career to date, Pat Cummins has played 55 matches to date in his Test career and he took 239 wickets, with an average of 22.95, conceding nearly 2.89 runs per over with a best individual figure of 6 for 23.
In Pat Cummins's ODI career, has played 80 matches to date in his ODI career and he took 129 wickets, with an average of 28.40, conceding nearly 5.26 runs per over with a best individual figure of 5 for 70.
Pat Cummins has played 50 matches to date in his T20 career and he took 55 wickets, with an average of 24.55, conceding nearly 7.38 runs per over with a best individual figure of 3 for 15.
Pat Cummins is currently ranked 5th in the ICC Test bowling rankings with a total of 775 points. He holds the 32nd position in the ICC ODI bowling rankings with a total of 538 points. Pat Cummins is ranked 43rd position in the ICC T20 bowling rankings with a total of 508 points.