Callum Thorp

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Callum Thorp
Personal information
Full nameCallum David Thorp
Born (1975-01-11) 11 January 1975 (age 43)
Mount Lawley, Perth, Australia
Batting Right-handed
Bowling Right-arm medium
Role Bowler
Domestic team information
2002–2004 Western Australia
2005–2013 Durham (squad no. 36)
First-class debut23 January 2013 WA v  New South Wales
Last First-class 2 August 2013 Durham v  Middlesex
List A debut2 January 2013 WA v  Queensland
Last List A 22 June 2013 Durham v  Durham
Career statistics
Competition FC LA T20
Runs scored1,66432363
Batting average 14.9917.0010.50
Top score79* 5213
Balls bowled14,3451,963162
Wickets 267543
Bowling average 25.3727.5788.66
5 wickets in innings 910
10 wickets in match1n/an/a
Best bowling7/886/172/32
Catches/stumpings 53/–8/–1/–
Source: CricketArchive, 25 August 2015

Callum David Thorp (born 11 February 1975 in Mount Lawley, Perth) is a professional Australian cricketer who played for Durham as a right-arm fast-medium bowler. As both of his parents are British, he is able to play for Durham as a non-overseas player. Between 2002-2004 he played for Western Australia.

Australia Country in Oceania

Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands. It is the largest country in Oceania and the world's sixth-largest country by total area. The neighbouring countries are Papua New Guinea, Indonesia and East Timor to the north; the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu to the north-east; and New Zealand to the south-east. The population of 25 million is highly urbanised and heavily concentrated on the eastern seaboard. Australia's capital is Canberra, and its largest city is Sydney. The country's other major metropolitan areas are Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth and Adelaide.

Cricket Team sport played with bats and balls

Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players on a field at the centre of which is a 20-metre (22-yard) pitch with a wicket at each end, each comprising two bails balanced on three stumps. The batting side scores runs by striking the ball bowled at the wicket with the bat, while the bowling and fielding side tries to prevent this and dismiss each player. Means of dismissal include being bowled, when the ball hits the stumps and dislodges the bails, and by the fielding side catching the ball after it is hit by the bat, but before it hits the ground. When ten players have been dismissed, the innings ends and the teams swap roles. The game is adjudicated by two umpires, aided by a third umpire and match referee in international matches. They communicate with two off-field scorers who record the match's statistical information.

Durham County Cricket Club english Cricket Club

Durham County Cricket Club is one of eighteen first-class county clubs within the domestic cricket structure of England and Wales. It represents the historic county of Durham. Founded in 1882, Durham held minor status for over a century and was a prominent member of the Minor Counties Championship, winning the competition seven times. In 1992, the club joined the County Championship and the team was elevated to senior status as an official first-class team. Durham has been classified as an occasional List A team from 1964, then as a full List A team from 1992; and as a senior Twenty20 team since 2003.

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