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Tim Southee Tim Southee Height: 1.93 m DOB: December 11, 1988

Deadly with the new ball, an outswinger speciality, dangerous with rever-swing on an old ball, Tim Southee is one of New Zealand's greats to come in this millenium. With a vast repertoire of deliveries, Southee has been the Kiwi's main man in all the formats of the game. A regular in Test and ODI cricket, Southee has been a match winner plenty of times for the Kiwis. He rose to fame in the 2008 U-19 World Cup where has was awarded the player of the tournament and immediately made his way into the Test team and played his first Test series against England. A fifer and a gritty 77 saw him as a regular ever since. He has been at the helm in the Kiwis' success many a times. A wily player and a knack to adapt on any given condiiton. He also was on song when he led New Zealand into the finals of the 2015 World Cup. Forming a dangerous partnership with Trent Boult, the duo have been the Blackcaps' leading attack. Southee has been a part of various T20 leagues as well. He has played for Chennai Super Kings, Rajasthan Royals, Mumbai Indians and Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League. Southee will look to impress when India tour's the Kiwis in a limited overs series, getting the vital practice before the 2019 World Cup.

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New Zealand announce squad for West Indies tour; Williamson, Boult, Southee return from break

Cricket | Jul 25, 2022, 09:43 PM IST

New Zealand last played the West Indies in the Caribbean in 2014.

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IPL 2022: Tim Southee reveals which KKR cricketer has impressed him the most in IPL 15 so far

Cricket | Apr 14, 2022, 03:46 PM IST

The 22-year-old Kashmir pacer, Rasikh made his debut for the franchise against his former team Mumbai Indians and was tidy against the explosive duo of Rohit Sharma and Ishan Kishan, returning with figures of 0/18 from his three overs.

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Tim Southee wins New Zealand's Player-of-the-Year Award for 2021

Cricket | Apr 14, 2022, 01:40 PM IST

New Zealand pacer Tim Southee on Thursday won the Sir Richard Hadlee Medal, an honour bestowed on the country's performer in a calendar year.  

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IND vs NZ: Williamson hails Jamieson, Southee as 'outstanding' bowlers

Cricket | Nov 29, 2021, 07:43 PM IST

Southee scalped a total of eight wickets including a fifer while Jamieson claimed a total of six wickets in the nail-biting first Test in Kanpur,

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India vs New Zealand, 1st Test: Learnt a lot from previous India tour in my career, says Tim Southee

Cricket | Nov 26, 2021, 07:30 PM IST

Southee also boasts of the best bowling average by an away pacer since 2018, eclipsing the likes of Pat Cummins, Ishant Sharma and Jasprit Bumrah.

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IND vs NZ 1st T20I: Taking game to last over was a positive, says Tim Southee

Cricket | Nov 17, 2021, 11:20 PM IST

Suryakumar Yadav (62) and Rohit Sharma (48) starred with the bat as India chased down 165 to defeat New Zealand by five wickets in the first T20I of the three-match series here at the Sawai Mansingh Stadium.

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IND vs NZ 1st T20: Southee not keen on playing in bio-bubble for long

Cricket | Nov 16, 2021, 01:34 PM IST

New Zealand's stand-in captain Tim Southee feels long periods in bubble life does take a toll on the cricketers' physical and mental health.

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IND vs NZ T20 WC: Both India and New Zealand eager to win, should be a great contest, says Southee

Cricket | Oct 30, 2021, 01:47 PM IST

Fast bowler Tim Southee feels coming off losses in their respective tournament openers, both India and New Zealand would be desperate to outwit each other in what promises to be an exciting T20 World Cup Super 12 game between the two "very good sides."

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KKR vs DC: Tim Southee makes IPL 2021 debut for Kolkata, replaces injured Andre Russell

Cricket | Sep 28, 2021, 03:21 PM IST

Southee was roped in by the two-time IPL champions ahead of the start of the UAE leg of the 14th season a replacement for Australian pacer Pat Cummins, who pulled out of the tournament due to "personal reasons".

Tim Southee set to replace Pat Cummins for remainder of IPL 2021

IPL 2021: KKR sign Tim Southee; Bangalore, Rajasthan & Punjab also announce replacements

Cricket | Aug 26, 2021, 05:28 PM IST

Southee, 32, has previously played for Chennai Super Kings, Mumbai Indians, and Royal Challengers Bangalore in the lucrative T20 league.

Tim Southee auctions signed WTC final jersey

Southee auctions signed WTC final jersey to raise funds for 8-year-old girl suffering from cancer

Cricket | Jun 29, 2021, 03:13 PM IST

The shirt is signed by the entire Black Caps squad.

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We have right to play more Test cricket, says WTC winner Tim Southee

Cricket | Jun 28, 2021, 01:41 PM IST

Unlike the Kiwis, who mostly played two-match rubbers during WTC, Team India featured in a number of four and five-Test series during the same duration.

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Will take a couple of weeks to sink in: Southee on WTC triumph

Cricket | Jun 25, 2021, 12:46 PM IST

Southee believes that the crucial wickets of India captain Virat Kohli and Cheteshwar Pujara on the final day had set up his side's triumph.

New Zealand team after winning the WTC Final

Never thought I would end as World Test Champion, says BJ Watling as he retires with WTC Mace

Cricket | Jun 24, 2021, 12:13 AM IST

Tim Southee was also overwhelmed by the achievement and credited consistency for his side's success. He also spoke about the atmosphere in the dressing room while New Zealand were inching closer towards the target.

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IND vs NZ WTC Final: First session on Day 6 will set up match, says Southee

Cricket | Jun 23, 2021, 08:27 AM IST

India are leading by 32 runs with eight wickets in hand, going into the final day. 

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WTC Final | Tim Southee goes past Ricky Ponting in unique Test list, inches closer to MS Dhoni

Cricket | Jun 22, 2021, 10:19 PM IST

Southee made a vital 46-ball 30 consisting of a four and two maximums as New Zealand gained a 32-run lead in the first innings of the rain-marred WTC final in Southampton.

Tim Southee dismissing India skipper Virat Kohli

Tim Southee bats for changes in format of WTC Final, heaps praise on 'tremendous' Rohit Sharma

Cricket | Jun 16, 2021, 08:30 PM IST

Southee said New Zealand will be viewing footage of not just the experience batsmen but also the youngsters like flamboyant Rishabh Pant and talented Shubman Gill.

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ENG vs NZ: Southee optimistic about New Zealand's chances on final day

Cricket | Jun 06, 2021, 10:20 AM IST

At close of play on Saturday, the Kiwis, batting in the second innings, were 62 for 2 and had taken an overall lead of 165 runs in a match where the entire third day's play was washed out by rain.

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Test series against England is 'great preparation' for WTC final against India: Tim Southee

Cricket | May 21, 2021, 06:01 PM IST

At 32, Southee believes that he has many more years of Test cricket left in him with a role model like James Anderson to emulate

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NZ vs AUS | Tim Southee reprimanded for showing dissent at umpire's decision

Cricket | Mar 05, 2021, 03:27 PM IST

Southee was found to have breached "Article 2.8 of the ICC Code of Conduct for Players and Player Support Personnel", a Level 1 breach.

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