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Shaun Marsh
Shaun Marsh at a training session at the Adelaide Oval, 2009
Marsh in January 2009
Personal information
Full name Shaun Edward Marsh
Born 9 July 1983 (1983-07-09) (age 37)
Narrogin, Western Australia
Nickname SOS (Son of Swampy)
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Batting style Left-handed
Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox
Role Batsman
Relations GR Marsh (father)
MR Marsh (brother)
Melissa Marsh (sister)
International information
National side Australia
Test debut (cap 422) 8 September 2011 v Sri Lanka
Last Test 3 January 2019 v India
ODI debut (cap 165) 24 June 2008 v West Indies
Last ODI 15 June 2019 v Sri Lanka
ODI shirt no. 9
T20I debut (cap 30) 20 June 2008 v West Indies
Last T20I 31 January 2016 v India
T20I shirt no. 9
Domestic team information
Years Team
2000/01–present Western Australia
2008–2017 Kings XI Punjab
2011/12–2018/19 Perth Scorchers
2012 Glamorgan
2017 Yorkshire
2018–2019 Glamorgan
2019/20 Melbourne Renegades
Career statistics
Competition Test ODI FC LA
Matches 38 73 163 170
Runs scored 2,265 2,773 10,760 6,835
Batting average 34.31 40.77 41.54 44.09
100s/50s 6/10 7/15 28/52 18/36
Top score 182 151 214 186
Balls bowled 216 36
Wickets 2 1
Bowling average 77.50 31.00
5 wickets in innings 0 0
10 wickets in match 0 0
Best bowling 2/20 1/14
Catches/stumpings 23/– 22/– 144/– 60/–

Shaun Edward Marsh (born 9 July 1983) is an Australian cricketer who plays for the Western Warriors in Australian domestic cricket and represents Australia in Test and One Day International formats. Nicknamed SOS ("Son of Swampy"), he is a left-handed opening batsman.

Personal life

Marsh is the first son of Geoff Marsh and elder brother of Mitchell Marsh, both of whom have played for the Australian national side.

Marsh is married to Channel 7 journalist Rebecca O'Donovan, now Rebecca Marsh. They have one child. His brother-in-law is animator and Steam Train co-host Ross O'Donovan. He attended Wesley College in South Perth.

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