Finn Allen Biography
Finnley Huge Allen is a New Zealand cricketer who plays for Wellington cricket team and for Royal Challengers Bangalore in 2021 Indian Premier League this season and born on 22 April 1999 (age 21 years) made his Twenty20 debut for Auckland in the 2016-17 Super Smash on 3 January 2017. Before his Twenty20 debut, he was named in the New Zealand’s squad for the 2016 under-19 world cup.
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He is a Right-handed batsman, wicket-keeper too and Right-arm off break part time bowler. He is playing in the matches as a wicket-keeper batsman in under-19 cricket world cup, he scored the first century of the tournament, with 115 runs not out against the West Indies on the first day of the competition.
In the second game of the tournament, against, Kenya, Allen scored a half-century off just 19 balls and joint-second quickest half-century in the under-19 ODI history. He was the leading run-scorer for New Zealand in the tournament, with 338 runs.
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Finn Allen news:
Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) have just signed New Zealand Wicket-keeper Batsman Finn Allen as a replacement of Australian Josh Philippe also a Wicket-keeper Batsman who according to Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) release as he will unavailable for IPL 2021, reason is not so clear.
Last year Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) had bought Josh Philippe at a base price of 20 lakhs who had a not a very attractive start to his Indian Premier League (IPL) career and represented Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) 2020 Indian Premier League (IPL) season.
Exact reason is not so clear about this fact why he will unavailable to represent Royal Challengers Bangalore in 2021 Indian Premier League (IPL). May it will be something personal because franchise has not disclosed regarding this anything right now.
Last year Josh Philippe had played 5 games as a top order batsman and scored just 78 runs which was not so impressable for the Franchise Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB). Allen who is 21 years old, New Zealand cricketer has three fifties in his 12 matches of first-class games (domestically).
Finn Allen was also traded in Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) for a base price of 20 lakhs, the same as that of Josh Philippe. Question is arising will Finn Allen be able to make his team happy as a replacement of Josh Philippe in his maidan Indian Premier League (IPL).
Also read about RCB Signs Finn Allen as Replacement for Josh Philippe.
Finn Allen Stats
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Finn Allen Domestic Career:
He made his List A debut for Auckland in the 2017-18 Ford Trophy on 17 February 2018. He made his first-class debut for Auckland in the 2017-18 Plunket Shield Season on 9 March 2018.
In September 2018, he was named in the Auckland Aces’ squad for the 2018 Abu Dhabi T20 Trophy.
In November 2019, in a tour match for the New Zealand XI against England, Allen scored an unbeaten century
In June 2020, he was offered a contract by Wellington ahead of the 2020-21 domestic cricket season.
Finn Allen IPL Career:
In March 2021, he was signed by Royal Challengers Bangalore as Josh Philippe’s replacement for the 2021 Indian Premier League season. You can check his gallery and posts through his Instagram handles (@finnallen32).
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Note: All the above mentioned details about Finn Allen is based upon my prior knowledge and stats has taken from other source.