Mitchell Starc      

Full name Mitchell Aaron Starc

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

Current age 26 years 175 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 25 37 11 700 99 26.92 1025 68.29 0 6 82 10 13 0
ODIs 51 20 11 180 52* 20.00 218 82.56 0 1 15 3 12 0
T20Is 20 6 2 12 4 3.00 18 66.66 0 0 0 0 4 0
First-class 58 70 23 1139 99 24.23 1746 65.23 0 7 135 18 30 0
List A 76 32 18 302 52* 21.57 377 80.10 0 1 27 4 18 0
Twenty20 83 28 13 124 29 8.26 142 87.32 0 0 11 0 26 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 25 47 4891 2783 91 6/111 8/209 30.58 3.41 53.7 3 4 0
ODIs 51 51 2414 1940 98 6/28 6/28 19.79 4.82 24.6 6 5 0
T20Is 20 20 453 508 26 3/11 3/11 19.53 6.72 17.4 0 0 0
First-class 58 103 9842 5546 199 6/51 9/77 27.86 3.38 49.4 7 8 0
List A 76 76 3774 3013 162 6/25 6/25 18.59 4.79 23.2 10 8 0
Twenty20 83 82 1812 2157 123 4/15 4/15 17.53 7.14 14.7 1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v New Zealand at Brisbane, Dec 1-4, 2011 scorecard
Last Test Australia v New Zealand at Adelaide, Nov 27-29, 2015 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut India v Australia at Visakhapatnam, Oct 20, 2010 scorecard
Last ODI West Indies v Australia at Bridgetown, Jun 26, 2016 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Australia v Pakistan at Dubai (DSC), Sep 7, 2012 scorecard
Last T20I England v Australia at Cardiff, Aug 31, 2015 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut New South Wales v Western Australia at Sydney, Mar 5-8, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Sri Lankan XI v Australians at Colombo (PSS), Jul 18-20, 2016 scorecard
List A debut New South Wales v Western Australia at Sydney, Nov 1, 2009 scorecard
Last List A West Indies v Australia at Bridgetown, Jun 26, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Tasmania v New South Wales at Hobart, Dec 30, 2009 scorecard
Last Twenty20 England v Australia at Cardiff, Aug 31, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2/39, 45, 2/21 Australians v Sri Lanka XI Colombo (PSS) 18 Jul 2016 FC
17, 0/32 Australia v West Indies Bridgetown 26 Jun 2016 ODI # 3756
3/51 Australia v West Indies Bridgetown 21 Jun 2016 ODI # 3752
0/8 Australia v South Africa Bridgetown 19 Jun 2016 ODI # 3750
3/43 Australia v South Africa Basseterre 11 Jun 2016 ODI # 3743
2/37 Australia v West Indies Providence 5 Jun 2016 ODI # 3740
3/24, 24*, 0* Australia v New Zealand Adelaide 27 Nov 2015 Test # 2190
0, 4/119, 28*, 0/33 Australia v New Zealand Perth 13 Nov 2015 Test # 2187
4/57, 2/69 Australia v New Zealand Brisbane 5 Nov 2015 Test # 2185
21*, 5/28, 3/62 NSW v South Aust Adelaide 28 Oct 2015 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.
ESPNcricinfo staff

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Jul 20, 2016

Mitchell Starc removed two batsmen for ducks, Sri Lankan XI v Australians, Colombo, 3rd day, July 20, 2016

Mitchell Starc removed two batsmen for ducks

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Jun 21, 2016

Mitchell Starc had Johnson Charles edging behind for a duck, West Indies v Australia, 8th match, ODI tri-series, Barbados

Mitchell Starc had Johnson Charles edging behind for a duck

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Jun 21, 2016

Mitchell Starc unleashed a fiery first spell, West Indies v Australia, 8th match, ODI tri-series, Barbados

Mitchell Starc unleashed a fiery first spell

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Country Fixtures Country Results
1st Test: Sri Lanka v Australia at Pallekele
Jul 26-30, 2016 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT -1d | 21:30 PDT -1d)
1st unofficial Test: Australia A v Sth Africa A at Brisbane
Jul 30-Aug 2, 2016
2nd Test: Sri Lanka v Australia at Galle
Aug 4-8, 2016 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT -1d | 21:30 PDT -1d)
2nd unofficial Test: Australia A v Sth Africa A at Townsville
Aug 6-9, 2016
Sth Africa A v NPS at Townsville
Aug 13, 2016
3rd Test: Sri Lanka v Australia at Colombo (SSC)
Aug 13-17, 2016 (10:00 local | 04:30 GMT | 00:30 EDT | 23:30 CDT -1d | 21:30 PDT -1d)
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