Stephen Fleming

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Stephen Fleming

Stephen Fleming is a professional cricket player, who was born on April 1, 1973, in Christchurch, New Zealand. Image Courtesy: 3.bp.blogspot.com

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Stephen Fleming
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Family

He married Kelly Pane on May 9, 2007 and the couple has a daughter and a son. Image Courtesy: imgci.com

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Family
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Batting order

Stephen Fleming bats in the higher-middle order for the New Zealand cricket team. He is a good left-handed batsman, who has also tried his hands at bowling as a right-arm medium-paced bowler. He began his Test cricket career on March 19, 1994 in a match against India. Stephen Fleming scored 92 runs in his debut match and won the Man of the Match award for his remarkable performance. Image Courtesy: cache.daylife.com

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Batting order
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Test century

He scored his first Test century against England in the first Test match at Auckland in the 1996-97 season. During that season’s third Test match, he captained the team, when he was just 23 years old and became the youngest captain of his team. Image Courtesy: cdn6.wn.com

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Test century
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2003 World cup

At the 2003 World Cup in South Africa, he scored 134 runs off 132 balls against the host country and helped his team to a nine-wicket win. Image Courtesy: blogspot.com

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2003 World cup
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ODI matches

Stephen Fleming captained the New Zealand cricket team in 218 ODI matches and holds the record for the most capped ODI captain as of April 24, 2007. He is the only New Zealand player to score 8007 runs in 279 ODI matches. Image Courtesy: www.cricketdawn.com

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ODI matches
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County Cricket

Stephen Fleming is one of the best fielders. He played county cricket for the Nottinghamshire club and captained the team to secure its first County Championship (2005) title in 18 years. Image Courtesy: upload.wikimedia.org

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County Cricket
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Retirement

After a successful career, which included 111 Tests and 280 ODIs, he announced his retirement from the international cricket on March 26, 2008. Image Courtesy: farm3.static.flickr.com

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Retirement
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IPL & T20

Stephen Fleming represented the Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League (IPL) Twenty20 (T20) inaugural season. Image Courtesy: iplt20cricket.net

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IPL & T20
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