Jimmy Neesham to make Big Bash Debut for Hobart Hurricanes

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A cricketing star Jimmy Neesham joining the BBL continues the outflow of white-ball talent from New Zealand.

Big Bash League Player Update: Jimmy Neesham, an all-rounder from New Zealand. He now will join the Hobart Hurricanes team for BBL 12 season as an international replacement player and will make his Big Bash League debut.

All-rounder Jimmy Neesham, another classic pillar of New Zealand, will play in the Big Bash League. In order to cover the hole left by Faheem Ashraf, who is a member of Pakistan’s team for the current Test series against England, Neesham, 32, has joined Hobart as an overseas replacement player.

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Neesham is another player with extensive international experience, notably at the T20 level, but does not have Big Bash experience.

Neesham has played 60 T20 Internationals for his native New Zealand, fully utilising his all-around skills. He has accumulated 25 international T20 wickets. At an average of 30.12 and 688 T20I runs with a strike rate of 159.62.

Big Bash League Player Update: Jimmy Neesham’s Comments

Neesham started off by saying “I’m really excited to be involved with the Big Bash for the first time this year. I’ve heard great things about the Hurricanes set-up. And the list this year looks incredibly strong, so to be able to play even a small part in what I hope will be a successful tournament for the franchise is a really great opportunity for me.”

He then said, “A lot of people say Tasmania is a bit like a mini New Zealand. So I’m looking forward to getting over there. Meeting the guys, and playing the role that is asked of me for the team.”

Big Bash League Player Update: Two Debut Players of BBL for Hobart this season

When Hurricanes international newcomer Shadab Khan is called in for national commitments during Pakistan’s domestic limited-overs series. Another English batter, Zak, will replace him on the team. Although Crawley lacks Big Bash experience. He has extensive international experience and will be a valuable addition to the Hurricanes’ already talented roster.

The Big Bash League is the premier Twenty20 cricket league in Australia, and it is run by Cricket Australia. With the Big Bash League 2022–23 squad, players, schedule, fixtures, match timetable, and venue only on Stumps and Bails Platforms, we try to provide you all with the Hobart Hurricanes’ most recent statistics, records, and season status.

Big Bash League Player Update: Current Hobart Hurricanes Squad

Matthew Wade (c), Asif Ali, Jimmy Neesham, Faheem Ashraf, Zak Crawley, Tim David, Paddy Dooley, Nathan Ellis, Caleb Jewell, Shadab Khan, Ben McDermott, Riley Meredith, Mitch Owen, Joel Paris, Wil Parker, D’Arcy Short, Billy Stanlake, Chris Tremain, Mac Wright.

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