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Finn Allen

Finn Allen is a New Zealand international cricket player. He has competed for the New Zealand cricket squad since March 2021.Moreover, He had played for Wellington and now represents Auckland in domestic cricket. Further he has competed in a number of T20 Franchise leagues, such as the Indian Premier League with RCB.

Finn Allen
Finn Allen

Finn Allen Personal Information

Full nameFinn Allen
Born22 April 1999
Age24 years
Bowling StyleRight arm off break
Batting StyleRight hand Bat
Playing roleTop-order batter
Birth placeAuckland, New Zealand
International information 
National sideNew Zealand (2021-present)
ODI shirt no.16
T20I shirt no.16
Information

Fin Allen Career

Allen created his Twenty20 debut for Auckland during the 2016-17 Super Smash on January 3, 2017. Ahead of his Twenty20 debut, he was nominated to New Zealand’s Under-19 Cricket World Cup squad in 2016.

Cricket world cup 2017

Allen was picked to New Zealand’s 2018 Under-19 Cricket World Cup squad in December 2017.Hence, He recorded the first century of the event. With 115 not out versus the West Indies on the first day of the competition. Allen made a half-century off 19 balls in New Zealand’s second match of the tournament against Kenya. Hence, the joint-second fastest in Under 19 ODI history. He scored the most runs for New Zealand in the competition, with 338.

Ford Trophy

Allen got his List A debut for Auckland in the 2017-18 Ford Trophy on February 17, 2018. On March 9, 2018, he made his first-class debut for Auckland during the 2017-18 Plunket Shield season. Further, In September 2018, he was picked to the Auckland Aces squad for the 2018 Abu Dhabi T20 Trophy. Hence, Allen achieved an undefeated century for the New Zealand XI on tour against England in November 2019.

Super Smash Championship

Allen was handed a contract by Wellington before of the 2020-21 domestic cricket season. And he emerged as the tournament’s best run-scorer as Wellington won their Super Smash championship.

Royal Challengers

Devon Conway, the opening partner, came in second. Hence, In March 2021, he was recruited by Royal Challengers Bangalore to replace Josh Philippe in the 2021 Indian Premier League.

In March 2021, Allen was picked to New Zealand’s Twenty20 International (T20I) team for a series against Bangladesh. He made his T20I debut for New Zealand against Bangladesh on March 28, 2021.Further, Hitting 71 in 29 balls in his third game, opening with Martin Guptill. In August 2021, Allen was picked to New Zealand’s One Day International (ODI) team for a tour of Pakistan.

Furthermore, Allen was purchased by the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the February 2022 Indian Premier League auction. Yorkshire signed him in April 2022 to participate in England’s T20 Blast competition.

Tours of Ireland and Scotland

In June 2022, Allen was picked to New Zealand’s ODI squads for tours of Ireland and Scotland. On July 10, 2022, he made his ODI debut for New Zealand versus Ireland. Hence, Allen earned his first T20I century on July 27th, in New Zealand’s first match against Scotland.

Further, In January 2024, Allen scored 137 off 62 balls, breaking Brendon McCullum’s New Zealand T20I record. With 16 sixes. Allen also drew parallels with Afghan Hazratullah Zazai. However, becoming the joint record holder for the most sixes hit by one player in an innings.

Finn Allen
Finn Allen

Finn Allen stats

Recent Match

MatchBatGroundFormat
New Zealand vs Pakistan137DunedinT20I # 2434
New Zealand vs Pakistan74HamiltonT20I # 2430
New Zealand vs Pakistan34AucklandT20I # 2429
Auckland vs Canterbury78ChristchurchT20
Auckland vs Wellington50AucklandT20
Recent Match

Last/debut Matches of Finn Allen

T20I Matches

DebutNew Zealand vs Bangladesh at Hamilton – 28 March , 2021
LastNew Zealand vs Pakistan at Dunedin -17 Jan, 2024
T20I Matches

FC Matches

DebutCentral D vs Auckland at Auckland – March 09 – 12, 2018
LastAuckland vs Wellington at Auckland – 15 – 18 Nov, 2023
FC Matches

T20 Matches

DebutAuckland vs Central D at Auckland – 03 Jan, 2017
LastNew Zealand vs Pakistan at Dunedin – 17 Jan, 2024
T20 Matches
Finn Allen
Finn Allen

FAQs

  1. How old is Finn Allen?

Finn Allen is 24 years.

  • Which position will Finn Allen play?

In the 2021 IPL, Finn Allen will play as wicketkeeper batsman alongside Josh Philippe.

  • Who is the cricketer for Finland-New Zealand?

Finn Allen is a New Zealand international cricketer who has played for the national side.

  • Who is the Finn Allen’s wife

Finn Allen isn’t married. He is engaged to Bailey Ferguson. Finn Allen’s girlfriend, Bailey Ferguson, is an artist who enjoys exploring the ocean, both above and below the surface.

  • What is the height of Finn Allen?

The Height of Finn Allen is 6 ft approx.

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