Mitchell Starc      

Full name Mitchell Aaron Starc

Born January 30, 1990, Baulkham Hills, Sydney, New South Wales

Current age 28 years 23 days

Major teams Australia, Australia A, Australia Under-19s, New South Wales, New South Wales Second XI, New South Wales Under-17s, New South Wales Under-19s, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Sydney Sixers, Western Suburbs, Yorkshire

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm fast

Height 1.96 m

Relation Wife - AJ Healy

Mitchell Aaron Starc
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 40 60 12 1111 99 23.14 1614 68.83 0 9 110 32 19 0
ODIs Insights on odi 72 35 16 262 52* 13.78 294 89.11 0 1 20 7 19 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 22 6 2 12 4 3.00 18 66.66 0 0 0 0 6 0
First-class 76 97 26 1666 99 23.46 2487 66.98 0 10 176 43 36 0
List A 100 49 23 413 52* 15.88 486 84.97 0 1 33 10 25 0
T20s Insights on t20 85 28 13 124 29 8.26 142 87.32 0 0 11 0 28 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 40 76 8330 4715 170 6/50 11/94 27.73 3.39 49.0 9 8 1
ODIs Insights on odi 72 72 3593 2954 141 6/28 6/28 20.95 4.93 25.4 9 5 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 22 22 501 566 30 3/11 3/11 18.86 6.77 16.7 0 0 0
First-class 76 137 13832 7756 296 8/73 11/94 26.20 3.36 46.7 14 13 2
List A 100 100 5121 4165 212 6/25 6/25 19.64 4.87 24.1 13 8 0
T20s Insights on t20 85 84 1860 2215 127 4/15 4/15 17.44 7.14 14.6 1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v New Zealand at Brisbane, Dec 1-4, 2011 scorecard
Last Test Australia v England at Sydney, Jan 4-8, 2018 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut India v Australia at Visakhapatnam, Oct 20, 2010 scorecard
Last ODI Australia v England at Perth, Jan 28, 2018 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Australia v Pakistan at Dubai (DSC), Sep 7, 2012 scorecard
Last T20I Sri Lanka v Australia at Colombo (RPS), Sep 9, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut New South Wales v Western Australia at Sydney, Mar 5-8, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Australia v England at Sydney, Jan 4-8, 2018 scorecard
List A debut New South Wales v Western Australia at Sydney, Nov 1, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Australia v England at Perth, Jan 28, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Tasmania v New South Wales at Hobart, Dec 30, 2009 scorecard
Last T20s Sri Lanka v Australia at Colombo (RPS), Sep 9, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
1/63, 0 Australia v England Perth 28 Jan 2018 ODI # 3968 Insights on
0/63 Australia v England Sydney 21 Jan 2018 ODI # 3960 Insights on
3, 4/59 Australia v England Brisbane 19 Jan 2018 ODI # 3958 Insights on
0*, 2/71 Australia v England Melbourne 14 Jan 2018 ODI # 3951 Insights on
2/80, 11, 1/38 Australia v England Sydney 4 Jan 2018 Test # 2291 Insights on
4/91, 1, 1/44 Australia v England Perth 14 Dec 2017 Test # 2288 Insights on
6, 3/49, 20, 5/88 Australia v England Adelaide 2 Dec 2017 Test # 2285 Insights on
3/77, 6, 3/51 Australia v England Brisbane 23 Nov 2017 Test # 2282 Insights on
43, 4/56, 14*, 3/41 NSW v West Aust Sydney 4 Nov 2017 FC
2/46, 23, 8/73 NSW v South Aust Adelaide 27 Oct 2017 FC
Profile

First there was Johnson, then there was Starc. A left-armer called Mitchell has been a staple of Australia's attack for most of the past decade and seems set to remain so for the foreseeable future. While Johnson was more express, Starc is still quick enough to make life uncomfortable for opposition batsmen, especially with the bounce gained from his 1.96m height - and boasts greater control of swing than his older colleague. Never was that shown to greater effect than during the 2015 World Cup, when Starc was at times unplayable, his inswingers rattling stumps and trapping batsmen in front throughout the competition. Not surprisingly he was named Player of the Tournament for his 22 victims at 10.18, and his challenge was to take that white-ball form and perform just as consistently with the red ball. Starc struggled to gain the consistent backing of the selectors early in his Test career and was often in one Test and out the next, but in 2015 he finally enjoyed a solid run of Test cricket until an ankle injury stopped him during the home summer. Also a classy lower-order batsman, Starc fell one short of a Test century in Mohali in 2013.
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Jan 28, 2018

The Perth Stadium prepares to host its first international match, Australia v England, 5th ODI, Perth, January 28, 2018

Mitchell Starc learns he has overstepped via the big screen

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Jan 24, 2018

Left-arm quicks have proven to be effective strike bowlers, but ill-suited to control the run flow in the IPL

Left-arm quicks have proven to be effective strike bowlers, but ill-suited to control the run flow in the IPL

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Jan 19, 2018

Mitchell Starc nipped out two in an over, Australia v England, 2nd ODI, Brisbane, January 19, 2018

Mitchell Starc nipped out two in an over

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