Michael Slater

Michael Slater

Player Details

Name: Michael Slater

Date of birth: 21/02/1970

International Team: N/A

Domestic Team: N/A

Role: Batsman

Bowling Style: Right arm medium

Batting Style: Right-hand

- Test debut v England at Manchester - June 1993
- ODI debut v England at Leeds - Dec 1993
- Right handed batsman with a right-arm medium bowling action.
- Opener for Australia and New South Wales for nearly a decade.
- In the space of 1 year he made rapid strides from a domestic Second XI team to a berth in Australia's 1993 Ashes squad.
- In his second ever Test he scored 152 v England at Lords.
- Hit 219 v Sri Lanka in Perth 1995 and scored 305 runs in the Series v New Zealand in 1993/4, and 623 in the series v England in 1994/5.
- Trademark kissing of helmet when he scored a century happend 14 times as well as nine hits of the nineties.
- Played in all 16 games of Australia's consecutive winning Test run between Oct 1999 to March 2001.
- After scoring a spectacular 73 on his ODI debut he gave consistantly average performances before retiring from the one day game in 1997.
- In 2001 he was dropped from the Test squad after a prolonged slump and then failed to hold down his place in the New South Wales team.
- Continued to plug away at his carerr and became a commentator too but suffered a debilitating illness and announced his retirement in June 2004.

International Career Overview

TEST MATCH OVERVIEW

Batting Bowling
Career Span: 1993-2001 Innings Bowled: 3
Matches: 74 Overs: 4.1
Innings: 131 Runs Conceded: 10
Not Outs: 7 Average: 10.0
Runs: 5312 Economy Rate: 2.44
Highest Score: 219 Best bowling in Innings: 1/4
Average: 42.84
50s: 21
100s: 14
Ducks: 9
Caught Out: 78
Stumped Out: 6

ODI MATCH OVERVIEW

Batting Bowling
Career Span: 1993-1997 Innings Bowled: 2
Matches: 42 Overs: 2.0
Innings: 42 Runs Conceded: 11
Not Outs: 1 Average: 0.0
Runs: 987 Economy Rate: 5.5
Highest Score: 73 Best bowling in Innings: 0/0
Average: 24.07
50s: 9
100s: 0
Ducks: 3
Caught Out: 23
Stumped Out: 3

Full International Career History

TEST MATCH (BATTING)

Date Opponent Venue Innings Score
Aug 16 2001 England Headingley Carnegie 1 21
2 16
Aug 2 2001 England Trent Bridge, Nottingham 1 15
2 12
Jul 19 2001 England Lord's 1 25
2 4
Jul 5 2001 England Edgbaston 1 77
Mar 18 2001 India MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai 1 4
2 48
Mar 11 2001 India Eden Gardens, Kolkata 1 42
2 43
Feb 27 2001 India The Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai 1 10
2 19*
Jan 2 2001 West Indies Sydney 1 96
2 86*
Dec 26 2000 West Indies Melbourne Cricket Ground 1 30
2 4
Dec 15 2000 West Indies Adelaide 1 83
2 1
Dec 1 2000 West Indies Perth 1 19
Nov 23 2000 West Indies Woolloongabba, Brisbane 1 54
Mar 31 2000 New Zealand Hamilton 1 2
2 9
Mar 24 2000 New Zealand Basin Reserve, Wellington 1 143
2 12
Mar 11 2000 New Zealand Eden Park, Auckland 1 5
2 6
Jan 2 2000 India Sydney 1 1
Dec 26 1999 India Melbourne Cricket Ground 1 91
2 3
Dec 10 1999 India Adelaide 1 28
2 0
Nov 26 1999 Pakistan Perth 1 0
Nov 18 1999 Pakistan Bellerive Oval, Hobart 1 97
2 27
Nov 5 1999 Pakistan Woolloongabba, Brisbane 1 169
2 32*
Oct 14 1999 Zimbabwe Harare 1 4
2 0*
Sep 30 1999 Sri Lanka Sinhalese Sports Club, Colombo 1 59
Sep 22 1999 Sri Lanka Galle 1 96
Sep 9 1999 Sri Lanka Kandy 1 0
2 27
Apr 3 1999 West Indies Recreation Ground, St.John's, Antigua 1 33
2 44
Mar 26 1999 West Indies Barbados 1 23
2 26
Mar 13 1999 West Indies Jamaica 1 22
2 0
Mar 5 1999 West Indies Trinidad 1 23
2 106
Jan 2 1999 England Sydney 1 18
2 123
Dec 26 1998 England Melbourne Cricket Ground 1 1
2 18
Dec 11 1998 England Adelaide 1 17
2 103
Nov 28 1998 England Perth 1 34
2 17
Nov 20 1998 England Woolloongabba, Brisbane 1 16
2 113
Oct 22 1998 Pakistan National Stadium, Karachi 1 96
2 11
Oct 15 1998 Pakistan Arbab Niaz Stadium, Peshawar 1 2
2 21
Oct 1 1998 Pakistan Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi 1 108
Mar 25 1998 India Bangalore 1 91
2 42
Mar 18 1998 India Eden Gardens, Kolkata 1 0
2 5
Mar 6 1998 India MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai 1 11
2 13
Oct 10 1996 India Feroz Shah Kotla, Delhi 1 44
2 0
Jan 25 1996 Sri Lanka Adelaide 1 0
2 15
Dec 26 1995 Sri Lanka Melbourne Cricket Ground 1 62
2 13*
Dec 8 1995 Sri Lanka Perth 1 219
Nov 30 1995 Pakistan Sydney 1 1
2 23
Nov 17 1995 Pakistan Bellerive Oval, Hobart 1 0
2 73
Nov 9 1995 Pakistan Woolloongabba, Brisbane 1 42
Apr 29 1995 West Indies Jamaica 1 27
Apr 21 1995 West Indies Trinidad 1 0
2 15
Apr 8 1995 West Indies Recreation Ground, St.John's, Antigua 1 41
2 18
Mar 31 1995 West Indies Barbados 1 18
2 20*
Feb 3 1995 England Perth 1 124
2 45
Jan 26 1995 England Adelaide 1 67
2 5
Jan 1 1995 England Sydney 1 11
2 103
Dec 24 1994 England Melbourne Cricket Ground 1 3
2 44
Nov 25 1994 England Woolloongabba, Brisbane 1 176
2 45
Nov 1 1994 Pakistan Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore 1 74
Oct 5 1994 Pakistan Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi 1 110
2 1
Sep 28 1994 Pakistan National Stadium, Karachi 1 36
2 23
Mar 25 1994 South Africa Durban 1 20
2 95
Mar 17 1994 South Africa Cape Town 1 26
2 43*
Mar 4 1994 South Africa Johannesburg 1 26
2 41
Jan 28 1994 South Africa Adelaide 1 53
2 7
Jan 2 1994 South Africa Sydney 1 92
2 1
Dec 26 1993 South Africa Melbourne Cricket Ground 1 32
Dec 3 1993 New Zealand Woolloongabba, Brisbane 1 28
Nov 26 1993 New Zealand Bellerive Oval, Hobart 1 168
Nov 12 1993 New Zealand Perth 1 10
2 99
Aug 19 1993 England The Oval 1 4
2 12
Aug 5 1993 England Edgbaston 1 22
2 8
Jul 22 1993 England Headingley Carnegie 1 67
Jul 1 1993 England Trent Bridge, Nottingham 1 40
2 26
Jun 17 1993 England Lord's 1 152
Jun 3 1993 England Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester 1 58
2 27

TEST MATCH (BOWLING)

Date Opponent Venue Innings Figures
Mar 11 2001 India Eden Gardens, Kolkata 2 0/4
Jan 2 2000 India Sydney 2 0/2
Oct 5 1994 Pakistan Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi 2 1/4

ODI MATCH (BATTING)

Date Opponent Venue Innings Score
May 24 1997 England The Oval 1 1
May 22 1997 England Headingley Carnegie 1 17
Nov 3 1996 India Punjab Cricket Assocn. Stadium, Mohali 1 52
Nov 1 1996 South Africa Nehru Stadium, Gauhati 1 53*
Oct 21 1996 India Bangalore 1 3
Sep 7 1996 Sri Lanka R.Premadasa Stadium, Khetterama 1 8
Sep 6 1996 India Sinhalese Sports Club, Colombo 1 29
Aug 30 1996 Sri Lanka R.Premadasa Stadium, Khetterama 1 9
Aug 26 1996 Zimbabwe R.Premadasa Stadium, Khetterama 1 50
Jan 9 1996 Sri Lanka Melbourne Cricket Ground 1 2
Jan 7 1996 West Indies Woolloongabba, Brisbane 1 0
Jan 1 1996 West Indies Sydney 1 5
Dec 21 1995 Sri Lanka Sydney 1 10
Dec 19 1995 West Indies Melbourne Cricket Ground 1 2
Dec 17 1995 West Indies Adelaide 1 32
Mar 18 1995 West Indies Bourda, Georgetown, Guyana 1 41
Mar 15 1995 West Indies Arnos Vale, Kingstown, St.Vincent 1 68
Mar 12 1995 West Indies Trinidad 1 1
Mar 11 1995 West Indies Trinidad 1 55
Mar 8 1995 West Indies Barbados 1 21
Jan 10 1995 England Melbourne Cricket Ground 1 2
Dec 8 1994 Zimbabwe Bellerive Oval, Hobart 1 10
Dec 6 1994 England Sydney 1 50
Dec 2 1994 Zimbabwe Perth 1 18
Oct 30 1994 Pakistan Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore 1 66
Oct 24 1994 South Africa Arbab Niaz Stadium, Peshawar 1 54
Oct 22 1994 Pakistan Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi 1 4
Oct 18 1994 South Africa Iqbal Stadium, Faisalabad 1 38
Oct 14 1994 Pakistan Ibn-e-Qasim Bagh Stadium, Multan 1 0
Oct 12 1994 South Africa Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore 1 44
Sep 13 1994 Sri Lanka P.Saravanamuttu Stadium, Colombo 1 24
Sep 9 1994 India R.Premadasa Stadium, Khetterama 1 26
Sep 7 1994 Pakistan Sinhalese Sports Club, Colombo 1 4
Apr 16 1994 New Zealand Sharjah CA Stadium, UAE 1 0
Apr 14 1994 Sri Lanka Sharjah CA Stadium, UAE 1 15
Apr 8 1994 South Africa Springbok Park, Bloemfontein 1 34
Apr 4 1994 South Africa Port Elizabeth 1 16
Apr 2 1994 South Africa Buffalo Park, East London 1 31
Feb 24 1994 South Africa Durban 1 1
Dec 14 1993 South Africa Sydney 1 10
Dec 12 1993 New Zealand Adelaide 1 8
Dec 9 1993 South Africa Melbourne Cricket Ground 1 73

ODI MATCH (BOWLING)

Date Opponent Venue Innings Figures
Dec 17 1995 West Indies Adelaide 1 0/0
Dec 8 1994 Zimbabwe Bellerive Oval, Hobart 1 0/11