Ian Butler

Ian Butler

Player Details

Name: Ian Butler

Date of birth: 24/11/1981

International Team: New Zealand

Domestic Team: Nottinghamshire

Role: Bowler

Bowling Style: Right arm medium fast

Batting Style: Right-hand

- Test debut v England at Christchurch, March 2002
- ODI debut v England at Christchurch, February 2002
- A fast bowler renowned for getting good lift out of flat surfaces.
- Took 4 for 64 against Pakistan at Wellington in 2004.
- Has played English county cricket with Gloucestershire.
- Took five wickets on his debut against England but was not alone in being expensive in the second innings as the tourists won by 98 runs.
- Became a key member of the New Zealand limited-overs attack in 2009.
February 2009

International Career Overview

TEST MATCH OVERVIEW

Batting Bowling
Career Span: 2002-2004 Innings Bowled: 14
Matches: 8 Overs: 228.0
Innings: 10 Runs Conceded: 884
Not Outs: 2 Average: 36.83
Runs: 76 Economy Rate: 3.88
Highest Score: 26 Best bowling in Innings: 6/46
Average: 9.5
50s: 0
100s: 0
Ducks: 2
Caught Out: 6
Stumped Out: 0

ODI MATCH OVERVIEW

Batting Bowling
Career Span: 2002-2010 Innings Bowled: 23
Matches: 24 Overs: 170.5
Innings: 11 Runs Conceded: 958
Not Outs: 5 Average: 36.85
Runs: 53 Economy Rate: 5.62
Highest Score: 24 Best bowling in Innings: 4/44
Average: 8.83
50s: 0
100s: 0
Ducks: 2
Caught Out: 1
Stumped Out: 0

Full International Career History

TEST MATCH (BATTING)

Date Opponent Venue Innings Score
Oct 19 2004 Bangladesh Bangabandhu National Stadium, Dhaka 1 15*
Dec 26 2003 Pakistan Basin Reserve, Wellington 1 4
2 0
Dec 19 2003 Pakistan Hamilton 1 7
2 DNB
Oct 16 2003 India Punjab Cricket Assocn. Stadium, Mohali 1 DNB
Jun 28 2002 West Indies Grenada 1 5*
2 DNB
Jun 21 2002 West Indies Barbados 1 3
2 26
Mar 21 2002 England Basin Reserve, Wellington 1 12
2 DNB
Mar 13 2002 England Jade Stadium, Christchurch 1 0
2 4

TEST MATCH (BOWLING)

Date Opponent Venue Innings Figures
Oct 19 2004 Bangladesh Bangabandhu National Stadium, Dhaka 1 0/34
2 0/8
Dec 26 2003 Pakistan Basin Reserve, Wellington 1 6/46
2 1/100
Dec 19 2003 Pakistan Hamilton 1 2/113
Oct 16 2003 India Punjab Cricket Assocn. Stadium, Mohali 1 1/116
2 0/12
Jun 28 2002 West Indies Grenada 1 1/83
Jun 21 2002 West Indies Barbados 1 3/26
2 1/58
Mar 21 2002 England Basin Reserve, Wellington 1 4/60
2 0/32
Mar 13 2002 England Jade Stadium, Christchurch 1 2/59
2 3/137

ODI MATCH (BATTING)

Date Opponent Venue Innings Score
Feb 11 2010 Bangladesh Jade Stadium, Christchurch 1 13*
Nov 3 2009 Pakistan Abu Dhabi 1 4
Oct 5 2009 Australia Centurion Park 1 6
Mar 8 2009 India Jade Stadium, Christchurch 1 24
Mar 3 2009 India McLean Park, Napier 1 0
Dec 5 2004 Australia Melbourne 1 DNB
Jul 10 2004 West Indies Lord's 1 0*
Jul 4 2004 England County Ground, Bristol 1 DNB
Jul 3 2004 West Indies Sophia Gardens, Cardiff 1 DNB
Jan 7 2004 Pakistan Queenstown Events Centre 1 DNB
Jun 9 2002 West Indies St Lucia 1 DNB
Apr 27 2002 Pakistan Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore 1 2*
Apr 21 2002 Pakistan National Stadium, Karachi 1 0
Apr 15 2002 Pakistan Sharjah CA Stadium, UAE 1 1*
Apr 14 2002 Sri Lanka Sharjah CA Stadium, UAE 1 0*
Apr 11 2002 Pakistan Sharjah CA Stadium, UAE 1 DNB
Apr 9 2002 Sri Lanka Sharjah CA Stadium, UAE 1 DNB
Feb 20 2002 England McLean Park, Napier 1 3
Feb 13 2002 England Jade Stadium, Christchurch 1 DNB

ODI MATCH (BOWLING)

Date Opponent Venue Innings Figures
Feb 11 2010 Bangladesh Jade Stadium, Christchurch 1 0/58
Feb 7 2010 Bangladesh Carisbrook, Dunedin 1 3/43
Nov 3 2009 Pakistan Abu Dhabi 1 1/54
Oct 5 2009 Australia Centurion Park 1 0/50
Oct 3 2009 Pakistan Johannesburg 1 4/44
Sep 29 2009 England Johannesburg 1 1/34
Mar 8 2009 India Jade Stadium, Christchurch 1 1/37
Mar 6 2009 India Westpac Stadium, Wellington 1 1/38
Mar 3 2009 India McLean Park, Napier 1 1/42
Dec 5 2004 Australia Melbourne 1 1/58
Jul 10 2004 West Indies Lord's 1 0/25
Jul 4 2004 England County Ground, Bristol 1 3/57
Jul 3 2004 West Indies Sophia Gardens, Cardiff 1 3/41
Jan 7 2004 Pakistan Queenstown Events Centre 1 1/49
Jun 9 2002 West Indies St Lucia 1 0/44
Apr 27 2002 Pakistan Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore 1 0/46
Apr 21 2002 Pakistan National Stadium, Karachi 1 2/49
Apr 15 2002 Pakistan Sharjah CA Stadium, UAE 1 0/37
Apr 14 2002 Sri Lanka Sharjah CA Stadium, UAE 1 2/32
Apr 11 2002 Pakistan Sharjah CA Stadium, UAE 1 0/30
Apr 9 2002 Sri Lanka Sharjah CA Stadium, UAE 1 1/32
Feb 20 2002 England McLean Park, Napier 1 0/21
Feb 13 2002 England Jade Stadium, Christchurch 1 1/37