Ellyse Perry bats right handedly and bowls right arm fast medium in the Australia Women cricket team. The other teams she has played for are New South Wales Women, New South Wales Under-19s Women and Australia Under-23s Women.
Ellyse Perry debuted in One day Internationals on 22nd July 2007 at Darwin against New Zealand Women. In this match, she bowled 8 overs in which 37 runs were scored and she took 2 wickets. She batted at the No. 9 spot and scored 19 runs after facing 20 deliveries. New Zealand Women won this match by 35 runs. She has played only one Test match so far, from 15th to 18th February 2008 at Bowral against England Women cricket team. In the 1st innings, she was assigned the No. 7 batting position where she faced 77 deliveries and scored 21 runs. She bowled 23 overs, out of which 10 were maiden, conceded 49 runs and took 2 wickets. In the 2nd innings, she scored 6 runs in 36 balls while batting at the same spot. She gave away 17 runs and took 1 wicket in the 13 overs she bowled, out of which 6 were maiden. England Women won this match by 6 wickets.
In the 17 One day Internationals that she played, Ellyse Perry scored 170 runs at a batting average of 17 and batting strike rate of 56.29. Her highest score was 51 and she hit 1 half century and 9 fours while taking 5 catches. She took 23 wickets in the 773 deliveries she bowled and gave away 531 runs. Her economy rate was 4.12, bowling average was 23.08 and bowling strike rate was 33.6.