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Chris Lynn      

Full name Christopher Austin Lynn

Born April 10, 1990, Brisbane, Queensland

Current age 26 years 111 days

Major teams Australia, Brisbane Heat, Deccan Chargers, Guyana Amazon Warriors, Jamaica Tallawahs, Jamaica Tallawahs, Kolkata Knight Riders, Queensland, Queensland Academy of Sport, Queensland Under-19s, Sunrisers Hyderabad

Playing role Batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Slow left-arm orthodox

Christopher Austin Lynn
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
T20Is 5 4 1 65 33* 21.66 48 135.41 0 0 3 4 2 0
First-class 40 69 8 2708 250 44.39 4859 55.73 6 12 337 45 26 0
List A 35 35 4 967 98 31.19 1089 88.79 0 8 82 32 16 0
Twenty20 77 72 11 1932 101 31.67 1355 142.58 1 12 128 114 29 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
T20Is 5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 40 8 84 64 0 - - - 4.57 - 0 0 0
List A 35 7 69 45 1 1/3 1/3 45.00 3.91 69.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 77 7 78 93 3 2/15 2/15 31.00 7.15 26.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
T20I debut Australia v England at Hobart, Jan 29, 2014 scorecard
Last T20I Australia v India at Sydney, Jan 31, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Queensland v South Australia at Brisbane, Mar 3-6, 2010 scorecard
Last First-class Queensland v Western Australia at Brisbane, Mar 15-17, 2016 scorecard
List A debut New South Wales v Queensland at Sydney, Feb 3, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Australia A v India A at Chennai, Aug 14, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut New South Wales v Queensland at Sydney, Jan 13, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Barbados Tridents v Guyana Amazon Warriors at Lauderhill, Jul 28, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
9 Amazon v Tridents Lauderhill 28 Jul 2016 T20
86 Amazon v Zouks Gros Islet 24 Jul 2016 T20
33 Amazon v Tallawahs Kingston 15 Jul 2016 T20
38* Amazon v Zouks Providence 12 Jul 2016 T20
21 Amazon v T&T Riders Providence 10 Jul 2016 T20
32 Amazon v Patriots Providence 9 Jul 2016 T20
39* Amazon v Tallawahs Providence 7 Jul 2016 T20
77 Amazon v T&T Riders Port of Spain 2 Jul 2016 T20
6 Amazon v Patriots Basseterre 30 Jun 2016 T20
15 KKR v RCB Bangalore 2 May 2016 T20
Profile

A prolific scorer when fully fit, Chris Lynn had his run-marking severely curtailed in 2014-15 and 2015-16, suffering serious shoulder injuries in both years. In 2014 he had surgery on his left shoulder to fix a rotator cuff problem and missed the entire Matador Cup and the first half of the Sheffield Shield season. In 2015 a near identical scenario befell him when he injured his left shoulder during a fielding drill and missed the Matador Cup - in which he was to captain Queensland - and the first half of the Shield summer. The timing was unfortunate for Lynn, who in 2014 had made his T20 debut for Australia and missed opportunities to strengthen his international credentials. Still, when he was fit he was he scored heavily, including a 250 against eventual champions Victoria during the 2014-15 Sheffield Shield, and as the BBL's leading run scorer in 2015-16 with 378 at 54.00 and a strike-rate of 173. A powerful striker, Lynn's T20 form has earned him deals in the IPL, SLPL and CPL. However, he was also an early developer in the long form, scoring a calm century in his second Sheffield Shield game at the age of 19.
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Jul 28, 2016

The crowd watches intently as Chris Lynn holds on to a catch, Barbados Tridents v Guyana Amazon Warriors, CPL 2016, Lauderhill, July 28, 2016

The crowd watches intently as Chris Lynn holds on to a catch

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Jul 24, 2016

Chris Lynn goes down on one knee to swat the ball, St Lucia Zouks v Guyana Amazon Warriors, CPL, St Lucia, July 24, 2016

Chris Lynn goes down on one knee to swat the ball

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Jul 15, 2016

Chris Lynn goes for an upper cut, Jamaica Tallawahs v Guyana Amazon Warriors, CPL 2016, Kingston, July 15, 2016

Chris Lynn goes for an upper cut

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Series Results
England v Sri Lanka at Leeds - Jul 1, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 75 balls remaining)
England v Sri Lanka at Manchester - Jun 28, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 33 runs
England v Sri Lanka at Chester-le-Street - Jun 24, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 8 wickets (with 46 balls remaining)
England v Sri Lanka at The Oval - Jun 20, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 46 runs
England v Sri Lanka at Lord's - Jun 17, 2006
Sri Lanka won by 20 runs
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