Joe Burns      

Full name Joseph Anthony Burns

Born September 6, 1989, Herston, Brisbane, Queensland

Current age 30 years 73 days

Major teams Australia, Australia A, Brisbane Heat, Leicestershire, Middlesex, Queensland, Queensland Under-19s, Queensland Under-23s, Sussex 2nd XI

Playing role Batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium, Right-arm offbreak

Relation Great-uncle - HV Burns

Joseph Anthony Burns
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 16 28 0 1123 180 40.10 1874 59.92 4 4 150 10 18 0
ODIs 6 6 0 146 69 24.33 184 79.34 0 1 16 1 2 0
First-class 115 203 14 7578 202* 40.09 13923 54.42 17 43 852 72 110 0
List A 74 74 11 2287 154 36.30 2844 80.41 3 14 193 55 29 0
T20s 62 59 9 1255 81* 25.10 1032 121.60 0 5 86 50 19 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 16 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 115 9 114 48 1 1/0 1/1 48.00 2.52 114.0 0 0 0
List A 74 2 18 33 1 1/20 1/20 33.00 11.00 18.0 0 0 0
T20s 62 8 54 71 3 1/8 1/8 23.66 7.88 18.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v India at Melbourne, Dec 26-30, 2014 scorecard
Last Test Australia v Sri Lanka at Canberra, Feb 1-4, 2019 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Ireland v Australia at Belfast, Aug 27, 2015 scorecard
Last ODI England v Australia at Manchester, Sep 13, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
First-class debut South Australia v Queensland at Adelaide, Feb 21-24, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Australia A v Pakistanis at Perth, Nov 11-13, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Queensland v Western Australia at Brisbane, Dec 8, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Queensland v Western Australia at Carrara, Oct 31, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Brisbane Heat v Hobart Hurricanes at Brisbane, Dec 9, 2012 scorecard
Last T20s Brisbane Heat v Melbourne Renegades at Brisbane, Jan 10, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0, 11 Australia A v Pakistanis Perth 11 Nov 2019 FC
76 Queensland v West Aust Brisbane 2 Nov 2019 FC
1 Queensland v West Aust Carrara 31 Oct 2019 LA
0 Queensland v South Aust Brisbane 23 Oct 2019 LA
39, 22 Queensland v South Aust Brisbane 18 Oct 2019 FC
13, 52 Queensland v NSW Brisbane 10 Oct 2019 FC
7 Queensland v Victoria Melbourne 1 Oct 2019 LA
14 Queensland v Victoria Melbourne 29 Sep 2019 LA
65* Queensland v South Aust Brisbane 24 Sep 2019 LA
54* Queensland v NSW Brisbane 22 Sep 2019 LA
Profile

A stylish batsman who plays straight, plays late and has the patience to wait for balls in his area, Joe Burns has proven his worth as a Test match opener for Australia but has battled to bed down a permanent place despite playing in an era where Australia has been desperate for quality Test batsmen.

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Nov 18, 2019

Focused on a comeback: Joe Burns prepares for the first Test, Brisbane, November 18, 2019

Focused on a comeback: Joe Burns prepares for the first Test

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Nov 12, 2019

Joe Burns was bowled first ball by Imran Khan, Australia A v Pakistanis, Tour match, Perth Stadium, November 12, 2019

Joe Burns was bowled first ball by Imran Khan

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Oct 18, 2019

Joe Burns holds the pose, Queensland v South Australia, 1st day, Sheffield Shield, Brisbane, October 18, 2019

Joe Burns holds the pose

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Notes

Bradman Young Cricketer of the Year - 2013