Peter Burge      

Full name Peter John Parnell Burge

Born May 17, 1932, Kangaroo Point, Brisbane, Queensland

Died October 5, 2001, Main Beach, Gold Coast, Queensland (aged 69 years 141 days)

Major teams Australia, Queensland

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Other Referee

Peter John Parnell Burge
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St
Tests 42 68 8 2290 181 38.16 4 12 6 23 0
First-class 233 354 46 14640 283 47.53 38 68 166 4
List A 1 1 1 124 124* - 1 0 0 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 42 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 233 195 129 1 1/0 129.00 3.96 195.0 0 0
List A 1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v England at Sydney, Feb 25-Mar 3, 1955 scorecard
Last Test Australia v England at Adelaide, Jan 28-Feb 1, 1966 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class span 1952-1968
List A span 1964-1964
ICC match referee statistics
Test debut New Zealand v England at Christchurch, Jan 18-22, 1992 scorecard
Last Test West Indies v Pakistan at St John's, May 25-29, 2000 scorecard
Test matches 25
Test statistics
ODI debut New Zealand v England at Auckland, Jan 11, 1992 scorecard
Last ODI New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Christchurch, Feb 11, 2001 scorecard
ODI matches 63
ODI statistics
Profile

Married with two sons.
Interest include horse racing.
Works as an accountant with Collection House Pty Ltd.

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Oct 5, 2001

ICC match referee and Australian Test batsman

Peter Burge thumbnail portrait

© International Cricket Council

1964

Peter Burge and Neil Hawke return to the pavilion, England v Australia, 3rd Test, Leeds, 1964

Peter Burge and Neil Hawke return to the pavilion

© Playfair Cricket Monthly

 

Peter Burge: portrait

Peter Burge: portrait

© International Cricket Council

Notes

Wisden Cricketer of the Year 1965

Member of Order of Australia (AM) in 1997 "for service to cricket as a player, administrator and international referee, and to harness racing."

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