Ross Taylor (born 8 March 1984 in Lower Hutt ) is a New Zealand cricketer . He has captained the New Zealand Under-19 side in youth internationals. In the Indian Premier League he plays for the Bangalore Royal Challengers , his domestic team in New Zealand is the Central Stags , but in IPL 2011 he is signed by Rajasthan Royals .
He made his debut for the New Zealand team in international cricket on 1 March 2006, in a one-day match against the West Indies . Taylor captained New Zealand for the first time in an ODI against Australia in Napier on 3 March 2010. Taylor’s first ODI century came against Sri Lanka on 28 December 2006, scoring 128* off 133 balls. The innings included 12 fours and 6 sixes . Ross Taylor scored a Test match career-best of 154* against England at Old Trafford in May 2008, a brilliant innings including 5 sixes and 17 fours.His third Test century, an aggressive and chancy innings of 151 runs off 204 balls, came against India at Napier in March 2009.His fifth century was 138 against Australia at Hamilton, in March 2010, which was also the fastest Test century ever by a New Zealander.
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