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Phil Jaques

Key facts

Full Name: Philip Anthony Jaques
Born: May 3 1979 , Wollongong, New South Wales
Other teams: Australia, New South Wales, Northamptonshire, Worcestershire
Test debut: Australia v South Africa, Melbourne, December 26-30 2005
ODI debut: Australia v South Africa, Melbourne (Dock), January 20 2006
Batting Style: Left-hand bat
Bowling Style: Left-arm medium

Biography

Australian Jaques, a top-order batsman capable of batting for long periods, is a proven performer in county cricket following spells with Northamptonshire, Yorkshire and Worcestershire. Jaques, who represented his country in six Tests and 11 one-day internationals, has passed 1,000 runs at every county he has played for. After being called up by his national side, he made a stunning impact with 94 against South Africa, the highest score by an Australian on debut. Following time away from the English game, Jaques returned for a second spell with Yorkshire in 2012 after signing a two-year...

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