Mitchell Starc      

Full name Mitchell Aaron Starc

Born January 30, 1990, Baulkham Hills, Sydney, New South Wales

Current age 27 years 322 days

Major teams Australia, Australia A, Australia Under-19s, New South Wales, New South Wales Second XI, New South Wales Under-17s, New South Wales Under-19s, Royal Challengers Bangalore, Sydney Sixers, Western Suburbs, Yorkshire

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm fast

Height 1.96 m

Relation Wife - AJ Healy

Mitchell Aaron Starc
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests Insights on test 38 58 12 1099 99 23.89 1601 68.64 0 9 110 31 19 0
ODIs Insights on odi 68 32 15 259 52* 15.23 286 90.55 0 1 20 7 18 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 22 6 2 12 4 3.00 18 66.66 0 0 0 0 6 0
First-class 74 95 26 1654 99 23.97 2474 66.85 0 10 176 42 36 0
List A 96 46 22 410 52* 17.08 478 85.77 0 1 33 10 24 0
T20s Insights on t20 85 28 13 124 29 8.26 142 87.32 0 0 11 0 28 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests Insights on test 38 72 7855 4462 162 6/50 11/94 27.54 3.40 48.4 8 8 1
ODIs Insights on odi 68 68 3359 2698 134 6/28 6/28 20.13 4.81 25.0 8 5 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 22 22 501 566 30 3/11 3/11 18.86 6.77 16.7 0 0 0
First-class 74 133 13357 7503 288 8/73 11/94 26.05 3.37 46.3 13 13 2
List A 96 96 4887 3909 205 6/25 6/25 19.06 4.79 23.8 12 8 0
T20s Insights on t20 85 84 1860 2215 127 4/15 4/15 17.44 7.14 14.6 1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Australia v New Zealand at Brisbane, Dec 1-4, 2011 scorecard
Last Test Australia v England at Adelaide, Dec 2-6, 2017 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut India v Australia at Visakhapatnam, Oct 20, 2010 scorecard
Last ODI England v Australia at Birmingham, Jun 10, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Australia v Pakistan at Dubai (DSC), Sep 7, 2012 scorecard
Last T20I Sri Lanka v Australia at Colombo (RPS), Sep 9, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut New South Wales v Western Australia at Sydney, Mar 5-8, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Australia v England at Adelaide, Dec 2-6, 2017 scorecard
List A debut New South Wales v Western Australia at Sydney, Nov 1, 2009 scorecard
Last List A New South Wales v Victoria at Sydney, Oct 15, 2017 scorecard
T20s debut Tasmania v New South Wales at Hobart, Dec 30, 2009 scorecard
Last T20s Sri Lanka v Australia at Colombo (RPS), Sep 9, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
6, 3/49, 20, 5/88 Australia v England Adelaide 2 Dec 2017 Test # 2285 Insights on
3/77, 6, 3/51 Australia v England Brisbane 23 Nov 2017 Test # 2282 Insights on
43, 4/56, 14*, 3/41 NSW v West Aust Sydney 4 Nov 2017 FC
2/46, 23, 8/73 NSW v South Aust Adelaide 27 Oct 2017 FC
6, 3/35 NSW v Victoria Sydney 15 Oct 2017 LA
3/48 NSW v Queensland Sydney 13 Oct 2017 LA
1/55, 23 NSW v South Aust Sydney 6 Oct 2017 LA
0, 1/52 Australia v England Birmingham 10 Jun 2017 ODI # 3885 Insights on
4/29 Australia v Bangladesh The Oval 5 Jun 2017 ODI # 3879 Insights on
0/52 Australia v New Zealand Birmingham 2 Jun 2017 ODI # 3876 Insights on
Profile

First there was Johnson, then there was Starc. A left-armer called Mitchell has been a staple of Australia's attack for most of the past decade and seems set to remain so for the foreseeable future. While Johnson was more express, Starc is still quick enough to make life uncomfortable for opposition batsmen, especially with the bounce gained from his 1.96m height - and boasts greater control of swing than his older colleague. Never was that shown to greater effect than during the 2015 World Cup, when Starc was at times unplayable, his inswingers rattling stumps and trapping batsmen in front throughout the competition. Not surprisingly he was named Player of the Tournament for his 22 victims at 10.18, and his challenge was to take that white-ball form and perform just as consistently with the red ball. Starc struggled to gain the consistent backing of the selectors early in his Test career and was often in one Test and out the next, but in 2015 he finally enjoyed a solid run of Test cricket until an ankle injury stopped him during the home summer. Also a classy lower-order batsman, Starc fell one short of a Test century in Mohali in 2013.
ESPNcricinfo staff

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Dec 17, 2017

The scene after Mitchell Starc shattered James Vince's off stump from around the wicket, Australia v England, 3rd Test, Perth, 4th day, December 17, 2017

The scene after Mitchell Starc shattered James Vince's off stump from around the wicket

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Dec 17, 2017

Mitchell Starc celebrates the wicket of James Vince, Australia v England, 3rd Test, Perth, 4th day, December 17, 2017

Mitchell Starc celebrates the wicket of James Vince

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Dec 15, 2017

Mitchell Starc flattened Jonny Bairstow's middle stump, Australia v England,  3rd Test, Perth, 2nd day, December 15, 2017

Mitchell Starc flattened Jonny Bairstow's middle stump

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