Timothy Grant Southee s a New Zealand cricketer. He is a right-arm fast-medium bowler and hard-hitting lower order batsman. Southee played under-19 cricket for New Zealand from 2006-2009. His under-19 career included 13 one-day matches - 10 at ICC Under-19 World Cups - and a drawn three-match Youth Test series against India in early 2007. He was adjudged the player of the tournament at the 2008 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup. Southee began his international career as one of the youngest ever to play for New Zealand. He has become a regular member of the international side in all three formats - Twenty20, one-day internationals, and test matches. Southee's international debut took place two years to the day after he'd first played under-19 cricket for New Zealand, on 5 February 2008 in Auckland. He took 1/38. Most of the New Zealand squad stayed together for the first three one day matches that followed, but Southee rejoined the national Under-19 team for the 2008 Under-19 Cricket World Cup in Malaysia. outhee played five of the six ODIs. One was washed out in the third over, effectively making it a five-match series. Pakistan won 3-2. He was the third-highest wicket-taker at the 2011 ICC World Cup.