Australia's Bob Massie and India's Narendra Hirwani took eight wickets in both innings of the… Jason Krejza Bowling Records - Get bowling records by Jason Krejza in ODIs, Tests, T20Is, First Class and Twenty Twenty Matches including ICC World Cup 2019 and many more at News18.com. The return was essential in keeping alive Australia`s chance of winning the series, after reaching 189-2 at stumps in reply to India`s 441. Krejza took five wickets between lunch and tea in his maiden Test. Cricinfo staff November 2008, Jason Krejza turns his ankle at a training session, ACA's All Star Team at the 2012 State Cricket Awards, New South Wales club: Fairfield-Liverpool. On his Test debut at Nagpur in 2008, he snared 12 Indian wickets. In the Ford Ranger Cup competition, however, he made his mark, taking 8 wickets in 4 games whilst also scoring 83 runs, with a top score of 53 not out. Despite Jason Krejza’s 12-wicket haul, India won the Test comfortably. An extraordinary debut bowling performance from spinner Jason Krejza transformed Australia's hopes in their must-win final Test against India. But his 358 runs conceded were also the most ever in a maiden appearance. "I tried to keep doing what I was doing. Off-spinner Jason Krejza took eight wickets on his debut to help Australia claw their way back into the final test against India on Friday. New Zealand beat West Indies by an innings and 12 runs, DNA: Uproar over MPs arriving in PPE kit in Malaysia Parliament, DNA: Death anniversary of Sardar Patel, who gave the mantra of unity, DNA: Nurses strike at AIIMS during pandemic. … © 1998-2020 Zee Media Corporation Ltd (An Essel Group Company), All rights reserved. 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After crossing over mid-season to Tasmania [2006-7 season], Krejza played in 2 Pura Cup games, claiming 5 wickets and scoring a disappointing 17 runs in two innings. Jason Krejza took 8/215 on debut for Australia against India in Nagpur on this day in 2008! Runs 71. An offspinner who is willing to flight the ball and can extract decent turn, Krejza's debut season at New South Wales raised eyebrows as he picked up Michael Bevan, a more than handy player of spin who spent years at the SCG, three times. Krejza, a surprise selection for the India tour, was forced to wait until the final test to get an opportunity, but he has quickly moved up the slow-bowling pecking order. Krejza got 8 wickets for 215 runs that's gives him an average of 26.87 Now that's a great average for any bowler let alone a debutant. Jason Krejza on Friday became only the sixth bowler in Test cricket history to claim eight wickets in an innings on debut. Jason Krejza of Australia. His 12 wickets in his first Test gave him the fourth best match figures on debut ever, with his dismissal of VVS Laxman rated as one of the balls of the century. South Africa named an unchanged side, after Ashwell Prince failed a fitness test on his cracked left thumb. He has a First Class bowling average of 50. In Test cricket, there are very few bowlers who have taken eight or more wickets in an innings. I`ve started really well in Test cricket.". Not out 1. He famously debuted in the 2008 Test Series in India taking 12 wickets, including 8 wickets in the first innings alone – gaining entry into the record books. Australian off-spinner Jason Krejza became the sixth bowler to take eight wickets in an innings in his debut Test Friday and described the experience as "unbelievable." Australian off-spinner Jason Krejza became the sixth bowler to take eight wickets in an innings in his debut Test on Friday and described the experience as "unbelievable." Intriguingly, Krejza's figures stand up well against those of Lyon at last year's ODI World Cup in England ( three wickets at 60.33, 5.32 runs per over ), where he had a similar commission. "I was just trying to keep my emotions under control," he said. DNA: Will farmers understand, PM Modi's message? Sourav Ganguly was Krejza`s fifth victim, when he edged low to Clarke at first slip. Country Australia. After a poor first outing for an Australian touring team, in which he gave up 199 runs in 31 overs, Krejza's chances of playing a Test on the 2008-09 tour of India seemed bleak. Innings 4. Batting Style Right-hand bat. Krejza was the only Australian bowler capable of upsetting the powerful Indian batting order during the first innings of the fourth Test and collected a remarkable haul of eight for 215 from 43.5 overs. Krejza bowls khawaja with his doosra, Tas Vs NSW... nice leave Khwaja. Even though it only comprised of two caps, Jason Krezja’s Test career stands as one of the most unique in cricket history. Know what Education Ministry says. LIVE TV हिन्दी मराठी বাংলা தமிழ் മലയാളം ગુજરાતી తెలుగు ಕನ್ನಡ ਪੰਜਾਬੀ not sure where that would rank in that case 9 International Coach "That was the stand-out," he said. (Waiting) never worried me, I knew I was going to get a go at some stage. It was a bittersweet debut, however, as Krejza also conceded more runs than anyone in their maiden Test performance. But in the end what matters is the number of wickets. TEST. Role Bowler. To help make this website better, to improve and personalize your experience and for advertising purposes, are you happy to accept cookies and other technologies. Nagpur, Nov 07: Australian off-spinner Jason Krejza became the sixth bowler to take eight wickets in an innings in his debut Test Friday and described the experience as "unbelievable." Jason Krejza is one of them. Five of his wickets came in 19 runs after lunch, and even Krejza was struggling to remain calm about the feat. Jason Krejza is an off-spinning, batting all-rounder who has represented Australia in both Test Match and One Day International cricket. "For me to play was an even greater one. India were almost trying to say "Welcome to where the big boys play". Australian off-spinner Jason Krejza became the sixth bowler to take eight wickets in an innings in his debut Test Friday and described the experience as "unbelievable.". ", By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. "It was an honor for me to be here in the first place," he said. Krejza finished with 8-215 from 43.5 overs Only six men in the 137-year history of Test cricket have taken eight wickets or more in their debut innings. NAGPUR (India), Nov 7: Debutant off-spinner Jason Krejza kept alive Australia’s hopes of levelling the series with an eight-wicket haul in the fourth and final Test against India here on Friday. In seven matches, Krejza claimed five wickets at 55.6 and conceded 4.49 runs per over while Lee, Johnson and Tait were all used as wicket-takers. Many of those wickets were the result of some poor shots from the Indians. Krejza spends his time away from the game singing and playing guitar, and he has an interesting family history; his father is a footballer from Czechoslovakia and his mother is from Poland. It was then that Krejza started believing he could take eight wickets. The summer ended with nine Pura Cup matches and 12 wickets. You can find out more by clicking Born Batting Career. Krejza made a dream test debut picking up 12 wickets in the game against a strong Indian side at Nagpur in 2008, including 8/215 in his maiden innings. India knew this, and they attacked him and tried to rattle Krejza. Bowling Style Right-arm offbreak. He rewarded the state with a solid, if not spectacular, Pura Cup season that brought him 18 wickets at 47.11 from seven games. Stuck behind Stuart MacGill with the Blues' new imports, Nathan Hauritz and Beau Casson, Krejza had three productive one-day outings before his mid-season departure but his lack of first-class action was the sealer. In Test cricket, there are very few bowlers who have taken eight or more wickets in an innings. Jason Krejza - Profile & Stats. some genuinely beautiful wicket taking deliveries but absolute pus most of the time. Jason Krejza is a bowler who you would not expect to play Tests. "My strategy was if he came at it with low hands, and if I got some bounce, I could get him. "When I was getting my five-for, (Brett Lee) said: `You can get eight-for here.` I believed that and I kept going and got a bagful," Krejza said. IN 131 years of Australian Test cricket, only Bob Massie has cast a debut spell more bewitching than Jason Krejza's truly incredible 8-215 to drag Australia back into contention on … "It`s a bit of a blur still," Krejza said. Matches 2. It was a brilliant way for Krejza to round out a 12-month period that had started in ignominy. Jason Krejza What is the Australian public supposed to think of this talented and almost unheralded cricketer. In the Ford Ranger Cup competition, however, he made his mark, taking 8 wickets in 4 games whilst also scoring 83 runs, with a top score of 53 not out. Jason Krejza took eight wickets on an outstanding debut to give Australia a fighting chance of a must-win victory in the final test against India on Friday. And you can't "fluke" an 8'fer, can't you just congratulate him for good bowling and not make excuses for a great haul of wickets? That was enough for an Australia A call-up and then the higher honour as the national selectors scoured the country for the next Test spinner, and it also justified Krejza's decision to head south during 2006-07. A lot of Indians are saying it was a lucky 8 wickets and that he was very expensive. I think he was given more than he deserved. Highest score 32. The most recent addition to that list was Jason Krejza, whose brief international career included two Tests, a World Cup and the wickets of Rahul Dravid, Hashim Amla and VVS Laxman, … After crossing over mid-season to Tasmania [2006-7 season], Krejza played in 2 Pura Cup games, claiming 5 wickets and scoring a disappointing 17 runs in two innings. He had squeezed out of a tight queue of New South Wales slow bowlers and transferred to Tasmania, where the line was much shorter. 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In a recent article in the courier mail, Tim Neilsen admitted to protecting the new Australian Cricket off-spinner but as history will tell us, he was good enough to break one record and equal another in his debut. Jason Krejza is one of them. What a moment this for Jason Krejza. Australia also replaced Jason Krejza with Nathan Hauritz. Only Albert Trott, Alf Valentine, Bob Massie, Narendra Hirwani and Lance Klusener had done that before in their Test debuts. The off-spinner went on to play only one more Test after that, ending his career with 13 wickets in total. Despite his historic feat on the second day, Krejza said his favorite dismissal was his first on Thursday, when Rahul Dravid popped a catch to Simon Katich at short-leg. It was a plan and it worked.". Australian offspinner Jason Krejza became the sixth bowler to take eight wickets in an innings in his debut Test Friday and described the experience as 'unbelievable'. 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