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Adam Zampa, the Outstanding Bowler of AUS

Adam Zampa, the major bowler for Australia, portrayed his best bowling skills in the 14th match of the ICC ODI World Cup 2023. The match was between Sri Lanka and Australia, played at Lucknow. 

Moreover, Sri Lanka was at first batting. Yet they scored only 209. While the bowling of Australia did not let them play, However, Adam Zampa played a major role in Australia’s victory.

Zampa grabbed four wickets against 47 runs. He bowled 8 overs. Moreover, the bowler grabbed the major wickets, including Mendis, Samarawickrama, C. Karunaratne, and Theekshana. Hence the outstanding performance of Zampa resulted in truth.

Personal Information of Adam Zampa

Adam Zampa, the googly expert, was born in Shellharbour, New South Wales, Australia. Moreover, he was born on March 31, 1992. The 31-year-old bowler can do right-hand batting as well. Yet he is the leg-break googly bowler.

Moreover, he is 5’9” tall. The player is also known as a Zorb. In addition, he got married to Harriet Palmer. Yet she has a son too. Moreover, he is vegan. Yet he also performs in advertisements for PETA.

Adam Zampa

Personal information of Adam Zampa

NameAdam Zampa
Date of BirthMarch 31, 1992
Place of BirthShellharbour, New South Wales, Australia
Batting Styleright-handed batsman
Bowling Styleleg-break googly 
Height5’9”
Role in TeamBowler
Personal Information

International Career

Zampa is Australia’s spin bowler who played his ODI in February 2016. Moreover, he played his first T20I debut in Match 2016. Moreover, he was the team’s leading wicket-taker with an average of 13.80 five-wicket haul. Yet having an economy rate of 6.27.

Furthermore, Zampa had also played in the Caribbean Premier League for the Guyana Amazon Warriors. Thus, he took the most wickets in the tournament among all spinners. He took 15, with an average of 18.46.

It is to be noted that despite portraying perfect bowling skills in T20I and ODI, he was unable to play in the Test Series. It was due to the high competition in those matches. While Australia had a huge number of pacers.

Adam Zampa

Moreover, he was part of Australia’s squad for the ICC Champions Trophy 2017. Unfortunately, he was not given many chances to play. Then, in April 2019, he was added to the national team for the ICC ODI World Cup 2019. Later on, he was added to the squad for the ICC Men’s T20I World Cup.

It is to be discussed that he took his 100th wicket for ODI in March 2022. However, he made a five-wicket haul in Cairns in September 2023. Furthermore, he was tied with his fellow Mick Lewis for the unwanted record of conceding the most runs in ODIs. Due to his worst play against South Africa (0/133).

International Details of Adam Zampa

National TeamAustralia since 2016
ODI DebutFebruary 6, 2016 against New Zealand
Last ODINovember 5, 2023 against Australia
T20I DebutMarch 7, 2016 against South Africa
Last T20ISeptember 1, 2023 against South Africa
International Career

Adam Zampa’s Career Statistics

Batting

FormatMatchesRuns50’s100’s
ODIs8825400
T20Is734800
FC40122160
List A13376630
T20s24227200
BattingStats

Bowling

FormatsMatchesRunsWickets
ODIs884296147
T20Is73182382
FC405215111
List A1336458218
T20s2426282283
Bowling Stats

Fielding Stats

FormatsCatches
ODI16
T20I10
List A26
T2032
Fielding Stats

Domestic Career of Adam Zampa

New South Wales

He played in New South Wales from 2010 to 2013. He joined New South Wales in 2010. Before playing his maiden first-class match during the 2012–13 Sheffield Shield season, Yet he took part in the 2011 Hong Kong Cricket Sixes. Moreover, he grabbed 10 wickets for the Sydney Thunder. When he played for them. He was not under any contract with the Big Bash League side.

South Australia

Zampa then signed a contract with South Australia for first class and ODI. Thus, it included the Adelaide Strikers. Prior to joining the 2013–14 season, he got training at the Centre of Excellence for three months.

Moreover, the team lost to Western Australia in the 2014–15 Matador BBQs One-Day Cup, yet Zampa played with excellence. Later on, he was committed to the Redbacks in 2015 for two more seasons. Before, he was associated with the Melbourne Stars to get more experience.

Furthermore, he got the membership of the Australian team for T20 and ODI during the 2015-16 season.

Adam Zampa

Domestic Team Information

YearsTeams
2012-13New South Wales
2012-13Sydney Thunder
2013-14, 2019-20South Australia
2013-14, 2014-15Adelaide Strikers
2015-16, 2022-23Melbourne Stars
2016-17Rising Pune Supergiants
2016Guyana Amazon Warriors
2018-19Essex
2018Jamaica Tallawahs
2020-21-PresentNew South Wales
2021Royal Challengers Bangalore
2022Welsh Fire
2023Rajasthan Royals
2023-24-PresentMelbourne Renegades
2023-24-PresentLos Angeles Knight Riders
Domestic Career

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