Rory Burns      

Full name Rory Joseph Burns

Born August 26, 1990, Epsom, Surrey

Current age 28 years 56 days

Major teams Cardiff MCCU, England Lions, Hampshire 2nd XI, Surrey, Surrey 2nd XI, Surrey Under-19s

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Education City of London Freemen's School

Rory Joseph Burns
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 107 184 14 7601 219* 44.71 15396 49.36 15 42 1034 9 93 0
List A 49 47 6 1524 95 37.17 1772 86.00 0 11 118 14 25 0
T20s Insights on t20 40 35 4 452 50 14.58 381 118.63 0 1 50 7 13 1
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 107 8 180 127 2 1/18 1/18 63.50 4.23 90.0 0 0 0
List A 49 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s Insights on t20 40 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
First-class debut Cambridge MCCU v Surrey at Cambridge, May 11-13, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Surrey v Essex at The Oval, Sep 24-27, 2018 scorecard
List A debut Surrey v Nottinghamshire at Guildford, Jul 15, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Surrey v Glamorgan at The Oval, Jun 6, 2018 scorecard
T20s debut Essex v Surrey at Chelmsford, Jun 22, 2012 scorecard
Last T20s Glamorgan v Surrey at Cardiff, Aug 17, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
19, 21 Surrey v Essex The Oval 24 Sep 2018 FC
78 Surrey v Somerset Taunton 18 Sep 2018 FC
122, 66 Surrey v Worcs Worcester 10 Sep 2018 FC
90, 2* Surrey v Essex Chelmsford 4 Sep 2018 FC
10 Surrey v Notts The Oval 29 Aug 2018 FC
6, 70 Surrey v Lancashire The Oval 19 Aug 2018 FC
14* Surrey v Glamorgan Cardiff 17 Aug 2018 T20
11 Surrey v Gloucs Bristol 12 Aug 2018 T20
0 Surrey v Somerset Taunton 10 Aug 2018 T20
- Surrey v Sussex The Oval 9 Aug 2018 T20
Profile

Rory Burns, a prolific opening batsman who routinely puts substance above style, finally forced England into recognising his record when he won selection for England's Test tour of Sri Lanka in 2018. Alastair Cook's retirement had left a gaping hole at the top of England's order and Burns, at 28, had undoubtedly earned the right to press his claims to replace him. Many had tried and failed.

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Sep 13, 2018

Surrey captain Rory Burns was on the end of a dousing, Worcestershire v Surrey, County Championship, Division One, New Road, September 13, 2018

Surrey captain Rory Burns was on the end of a dousing

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Sep 11, 2018

Rory Burns recorded his fourth hundred of a run-soaked summer, Worcestershire v Surrey, County Championship, Division One, New Road, September 11, 2018

Rory Burns recorded his fourth hundred of a run-soaked summer

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Sep 4, 2018

Rory Burns and Dean Elgar plot a good day for Surrey, essex v Surrey, Specsavers Championship Division One, Chelmsford, September 4, 2018

Rory Burns and Dean Elgar plot a good day for Surrey

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