Ross Whiteley

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Ross Whiteley
Personal information
Full name Ross Andrew Whiteley
Born (1988-09-13) 13 September 1988 (age 30)
Sheffield, Yorkshire England
Height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Batting Left-handed
Bowling Left-arm medium
Role All-rounder
Domestic team information
Years Team
2008–2013 Derbyshire
2013–present Worcestershire (squad no. 44)
2017–present Sylhet Sixers
2018 Multan Sultans
FC debut 24 September 2008 Derbyshire v Leicestershire
LA debut 8 September 2008 Derbyshire v Glamorgan
Career statistics
Competition FC LA T20
Matches 77 71 105
Runs scored 3,152 1,319 1,880
Batting average 27.64 25.86 26.11
100s/50s 3/16 0/9 0/4
Top score 130* 77 91*
Balls bowled 2,475 435 96
Wickets 32 12 4
Bowling average 55.03 40.08 42.00
5 wickets in innings 0 0 0
10 wickets in match 0 n/a n/a
Best bowling 2/6 4/58 1/10
Catches/stumpings 55/– 21/– 36/–
Source: CricketArchive, 29 September 2018

Ross Andrew Whiteley (born 13 September 1988) is an English cricketer who currently plays for Worcestershire.

Whiteley was born in Sheffield. He played with the Derbyshire Second XI from the 2006 season, in the Second XI Championship and Trophy. In the 2008 season Whiteley made his List A debut in September in a Pro40 game against Glamorgan followed shortly by his First-class debut against Leicestershire in the County Championship. He also played three Pro40 matches in the 2009 season. He is a left-handed allrounder.

In the 2012 season Whiteley hit the winning runs that promoted Derbyshire as Division 2 winners into Division 1.

On 25 July 2013, Whiteley signed for the remaining 2013 season and a further 3 years with Worcestershire County Cricket Club. Making his debut on 26 July 2013.

Whiteley's brother Adam, two years his senior, played for Derbyshire's Second XI between 2003 and 2007.

Whiteley then produced a powerful innings in a 2015 t20 blast game versus Yorkshire, his innings of 91* off 36 balls included 11 sixes.

On 13 August 2015 Whiteley signed a new 4-year contract with Worcestershire ensuring his future with them him to the summer of 2019.

On 23 July 2017, Whiteley hit six sixes in the same over during Worcestershire's match against Yorkshire in the 2017 NatWest t20 Blast.[1]


  1. ^ "Whiteley hits six sixes in an over to steal Willey's thunder". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 24 July 2017.

External links

  • Ross Whiteley at CricketArchive (subscription required)
  • Ross Whiteley at ESPNcricinfo
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