Australian all-rounder known as "The Finisher" who has played for Indian Premier League teams like Kings XI Punjab and the Rajasthan Royals. He led Tasmania to a victory in the 2012–13 Sheffield Shield final and has represented Australia at tournaments like the 2015 Cricket World Cup.
He was born in Launceston, Tasmania and began his domestic career with Tasmania in 2008.
He was voted Player of the Series for his play in the T20I series against South Africa in November 2014.
His father is former first-class cricketer Peter Faulkner.
He hit his first ODI century in November 2013, which was the second-fastest century by an Australian cricketer after Glenn Maxwell.