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Andy Bichel

Key facts

Full Name: Andrew John Bichel
Born: August 27 1970 , Laidley, Queensland
County: Essex
Other teams: Australia, Hampshire, Worcestershire
Batting Style: Right Hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right Arm Fast Medium

Biography

England fans will need no reminding of Bichel's talents.He produced arguably one of the best all-round one-day performances of this or any other era in the 2003 World Cup at Port Elizabeth, taking 7-20 before sharing an unbroken, match-winning partnership of 73 for the ninth wicket with Michael Bevan to steer Australia into the knockout stages at England's expense.A bustling pace bowler possessed with an abundance of energy and indomitable spirit, Bichel's record of 227 runs in three first class innings for Hampshire last season underlines his influence with the bat.Worcestershire, for whom...

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