Tony Dodemaide

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Tony Dodemaide
Personal information
Full nameAnthony Ian Christopher Dodemaide
Born (1963-10-05) 5 October 1963 (age 57)
Williamstown, Victoria, Australia
Height188 cm (6 ft 2 in)
BowlingRight arm fast-medium
RoleAll rounder
International information
National side
Test debut(cap  343)26 December 1987 v  New Zealand
Last Test13 September 1992 v  Sri Lanka
ODI debut(cap  101)2 January 1988 v  Sri Lanka
Last ODI28 March 1993 v  New Zealand
Domestic team information
1983–1998 Victoria
1989–1991 Sussex
Career statistics
Competition Test ODI FC LA
Runs scored2021245,9661,537
Batting average 22.4413.7728.6822.94
Top score503012340*
Balls bowled2,1841,32736,8416,774
Wickets 3436534161
Bowling average 28.0220.9132.0126.33
5 wickets in innings 11172
10 wickets in match0n/a0n/a
Best bowling6/585/216/586/9
Catches/stumpings 6/–7/–89/–27/–
Source: Cricinfo, 2 October 2009

Anthony Ian Christopher Dodemaide (born 5 October 1963) is an Australian former Test Cricketer. After a three-year stint as Chief Executive of the Western Australian Cricket Association in Perth, he is the current Chief Executive of Cricket Victoria.


He took 534 first-class wickets for Victoria and Sussex. He also took a five-wicket haul on both his Test and One Day International (ODI) debuts. [1]

International career

Dodemaide began his career as a fast-bowling all-rounder and competed in 10 Tests and 24 One Day Internationals for Australia. Despite healthy batting and bowling averages for an all-rounder at test level (23 and 28 respectively), Dodemaide only made only ten Test appearances. On his debut, he took six wickets in the second innings against New Zealand in Melbourne in 1987. [2]

On his debut ODI against Sri Lanka, he took 5 wickets. [3]

After retirement

He joined the WACA in May 2004 after five years as the Head of Cricket for the Marylebone Cricket Club. Prior to the MCC position, he was Manager of Corporate Marketing at the Melbourne Cricket Club.

Tony Dodemaide's Test career batting performance. Tony Dodemaide graph.png
Tony Dodemaide's Test career batting performance.

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