Meg Lanning

O Skip! The Aussie skipper and her batting skills are a treat for spectators and well a nightmare for bowlers! Leading from the front always and making sure she takes her team across the finish line! Watch out people, Lanning is landing!

Captain Meg successfully led Australia to the World T20 title last time in the Carribean andshe will be looking to defend the title at home this time. In 95 T20I matches, Meg has scored 2581 runs at an average of 36.85 with 2 hundredsand 13 fifties to her name. She is currently placed 2nd in ICC T20 Batting rankings for women.

Full name Meghann Moira Lanning

Born March 25, 1992, Singapore

Major teams Australia Women, Victoria Women

Playing role Top-order batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Relation Sister – A Lanning

 

Meg Lanning - T20 World Cup 2020
Meg Lanning – T20 World Cup 2020

Batting Averages

Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 4 8 185 57 23.12 457 40.48 1 29 2
ODIs 82 82 12 3856 152* 55.08 4096 94.14 14 15 486 36 42
T20Is 107 101 22 2859 133* 36.18 2465 115.98 2 13 341 37 38

Bowling Averages

Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 4 3 48 10 - - - 1.25 -
ODIs 82 7 132 114 1 1/30 1/30 114.00 5.18 132.0
T20Is 107 3 36 39 4 2/17 2/17 9.75 6.50 9.0

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