Opening batsman who made his test debut on December 26, 2005, against South Africa.
He played junior cricket for the Wests team in Wollongong, before earning a scholarship with New South Wales in 1999.
He was the 2005-2006 Australian Domestic Cricketer of the Year.
He was married to soccer player Danielle Small from 2006-2009, and re-married shortly after his first marriage ended.
He has often competed with Chris Rogers for a spot on Australia's team.