Joe Burns      

Full name Joseph Anthony Burns

Born September 6, 1989, Herston, Brisbane, Queensland

Current age 30 years 38 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 40.1 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 112 198 14 7430 202* 40.38 13686 54.28 17 42 833 72 105 0
List A 72 72 11 2286 154 37.47 2834 80.66 3 14 193 55 28 0
T20s 62 59 9 1255 81* 25.1 1032 121.6 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 112 9 114 48 1 1/0 1/1 48.00 2.52 114.0 0 0 0
List A 72 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 Queensland v New South Wales at Brisbane, Oct 10-13, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Queensland v Western Australia at Brisbane, Dec 8, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Victoria v Queensland at Melbourne, Oct 1, 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
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
18, 0 Hick XII v Haddin XII Southampton 23 Jul 2019 Other
19, 9 Aust XI v Eng Lions Canterbury 14 Jul 2019 FC
133, 0* Australia A v Sussex Arundel 7 Jul 2019 FC
10 Lancashire v Northants Manchester 14 May 2019 FC
31, 3 Queensland v West Aust Perth 20 Mar 2019 FC
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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Oct 12, 2019

Joe Burns pulls through square leg, Queensland v New South Wales, Sheffield Shield, Brisbane, October 12, 2019

Joe Burns pulls through square leg

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Jul 8, 2019

Joe Burns pulls a short ball, Sussex v Australia A, Tour Match, 2nd day, July 8, 2019

Joe Burns pulls a short ball

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Jul 2, 2019

After a prescribed rest period Burns began training again on June 17

After a prescribed rest period Burns began training again on June 17

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Notes

Bradman Young Cricketer of the Year - 2013