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Chris Rogers
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Personal information
Full name Christopher John Llewellyn Rogers
Born 31 August 1977 (1977-08-31) (age 42)
St George, Sydney, Australia
Nickname Bucky, The Sandman
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Batting style Left-hand
Bowling style Leg-break and googly
Role Batsman
International information
National side Australia
Test debut (cap 399) 16 January 2008 v India
Last Test 5 December 2013 v England
Domestic team information
Years Team
1998–2008 Western Australia
2003 Shropshire
2004–2005 & 2008–2010 Derbyshire
2005 Leicestershire
2005 Wiltshire
2006–2007 Northamptonshire
2008– Victoria
2011– Middlesex
Career statistics
Competition Test FC LA T20
Matches 8 254 159 43
Runs scored 477 20,886 5,082 627
Batting average 31.80 49.72 36.56 17.41
100s/50s 1/3 63/97 5/34 0/3
Top score 110 319 140 58
Balls bowled 230 24
Wickets 1 2
Bowling average 131.00 13.00
5 wickets in innings 0 0
10 wickets in match 0 n/a n/a
Best bowling 1/16 2/22
Catches/stumpings 8/– 213/– 69/– 22/–
Source: ESPNcricinfo, 9 December 2013

Christopher John Llewellyn Rogers (born 31 August 1977 in St George, Sydney) is an Australian cricketer. Rogers is a left-handed opening batsman and a right-handed leg-break bowler. He is a former captain of Derbyshire and also spent ten years with Western Australia.

Despite a first-class average of nearly 50, he did not play for the Australia national cricket team until the age of 30, though he has appeared three times for Australia A. He was recalled to the Australia national team for the 2013 Ashes series, aged 35.

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