Personal information
Full nameDennis Keith Lillee
Born18 July 1949 (age 70)
SubiacoWestern Australia
NicknameFOT
Height1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
BattingRight-handed
BowlingRight-arm fast
RoleBowler
International information
National sideAustralia
Test debut29 January 1971 v England
Last Test2 January 1984 v Pakistan
ODI debut24 August 1972 v England
Last ODI18 June 1983 v West Indies
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
1969/70–1983/84Western Australia
1987/88Tasmania
1988Northamptonshire
Career statistics
CompetitionTestODIFCLAMatches7063198102Runs scored9052402,337382Batting average13.719.2313.908.68100s/50s0/10/00/20/0Top score73*42*73*42*Balls bowled18,4673,59344,8065,678Wickets355103882165Bowling average23.9220.8223.4619.755 wickets in innings23150110 wickets in match70130Best bowling7/835/348/295/34

Dennis Lillee (1971 – 1984) – Lilllee was one of
the most feared fast bowlers of Australia in Tests
and ODIs. He has played professional cricket for
13 years and took 355 scalps in 70 Test matches.
The combination of Rod Marsh and Dennis Lillee
was widely popular.

He was exceptional in the shorter format of the game with a bowling average of 20.82 and took 103 wickets in 63 ODIs.

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