Phillip Hughes

1988 - 2014

Phillip Hughes

Phillip Joel Hughes (30 November 1988 – 27 November 2014) was an Australian Test and One Day International (ODI) cricketer who played domestic cricket for South Australia and Worcestershire. He was a left-handed opening batsman who played for two seasons with New South Wales before making his Test debut in 2009 at the age of 20. He made his One Day International Debut in 2013.Hughes scored his first Test century in March 2009, aged 20, in his second Test match for Australia, opening the batting and hitting 115 in the first innings against South Africa in Durban. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Phillip Hughes has received more than 1,992,681 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 33rd most popular cricketer.

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Among cricketers, Phillip Hughes ranks 41 out of 35Before him are Lasith Malinga, Jacques Kallis, Brett Lee, David Warner, Ravichandran Ashwin, and Steve Smith. After him are Michael Clarke, Mohammad Nabi, and Glenn Maxwell.

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Among people born in 1988, Phillip Hughes ranks 924Before him are Eric Lichaj, Vaani Kapoor, Katsumi Yusa, Sana Khan, Landry Fields, and Boka. After him are Mitchell Watt, Sander Puri, Taku Ishihara, Kentaro Moriya, Kaoru Takayama, and Rafael Ramazotti de Quadros. Among people deceased in 2014, Phillip Hughes ranks 391Before him are Elena Baltacha, Man Haron Monis, Ihor Kostenko, Senzo Meyiwa, Misty Upham, and Simone Battle. After him are Dylan Tombides and Suicide of Leelah Alcorn.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Phillip Hughes ranks 548 out of 575Before him are James Magnussen (1991), Laura Robson (1994), Emily Seebohm (1992), Abby Bishop (1988), Olivia Rogowska (1991), and Steve Smith (1989). After him are Dante Exum (1995), Tando Velaphi (1987), Mitchell Watt (1988), Oliver Bozanic (1989), Michael Thwaite (1983), and Ufuk Talay (1976).

Among CRICKETERS In Australia

Among cricketers born in Australia, Phillip Hughes ranks 8Before him are Shane Warne (1969), Ricky Ponting (1974), Adam Gilchrist (1971), Steve Waugh (1965), Shane Watson (1981), and Steve Smith (1989). After him are Michael Clarke (1981) and Glenn Maxwell (1988).

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