Right-handed bowler from New South Wales who has made a name for himself as a member of teams liket he Sydney Sixers and Royal Challengers Bangalore. He was voted Australia's Young Cricketer of the Year in 2015.
He was born in Windsor, New South Wales and made his made his List A debut for New South Wales in October 2010.
He was involved in a tragic incident in which a bouncer he bowled struck the neck of Sheffield United's Phillip Hughes. Hughes died as a result of the injury two days later.
His parents are Nathan and Georgina Abbott.
He has played alongside batsman Jordan Silk as a member of the Sydney Sixers.