Brett Bob Lee (born 8 November 1976) is a former Australian international cricketer, who played all three formats of the game.

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In March 1994, he was forced out of the Australian under-19 team to tour India due to stress fractures in his lower back and it forced him to remodel his bowling action to minimise the impact on his back.

He was awarded a scholarship to attend the AIS Australian Cricket Academy in the 1995–96 season.

Lee won the inaugural Donald Bradman Young Player of the Year Award at the Allan Border Medal award ceremony in 2000 soon after his debut.

Lee took 42 wickets in his opening three series, the most by any Australian bowler in the seven matches he played.

In each of his first two years, he averaged less than 20 with the ball, but since then has mostly achieved figures in the early 30s.

He was also known as an athletic fielder and useful lower-order batsman, with a batting average exceeding 20 in Test cricket.Lee finished his Test with 310 wickets, and his One Day International career with 380 wickets.Lee featured in the Australian teams that won the 20 World Cups.By the late 1990s there were calls for Lee to be included in the national squad.Captain Steve Waugh, who also played with him for New South Wales, was impressed by Lee's debut and pushed for his inclusion into the national team.After that the world record for the fastest delivery ever is held by Shoaib Akhtar at 161.4 km/h (100.3 mph).