Joe Burns      

Full name Joseph Anthony Burns

Born September 6, 1989, Herston, Brisbane, Queensland

Current age 31 years 142 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 23 40 1 1442 180 36.97 2557 56.39 4 7 183 14 23 0
ODIs 6 6 0 146 69 24.33 184 79.34 0 1 16 1 2 0
First-class 130 230 16 8272 202* 38.65 15252 54.23 18 47 939 77 122 0
List A 74 74 11 2287 154 36.30 2844 80.41 3 14 193 55 29 0
T20s 76 73 12 1444 81* 23.67 1199 120.43 0 6 100 56 27 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 23 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 130 9 114 48 1 1/0 1/1 48.00 2.52 114.0 0 0 0
List A 74 2 18 33 1 1/20 1/20 33.00 11.00 18.0 0 0 0
T20s 76 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 India at Melbourne, Dec 26-29, 2020 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 Australia v India at Melbourne, Dec 26-29, 2020 scorecard
List A debut Queensland v Western Australia at Brisbane, Dec 8, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Queensland v Western Australia at Carrara, Oct 31, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Brisbane Heat v Hobart Hurricanes at Brisbane, Dec 9, 2012 scorecard
Last T20s Brisbane Heat v Perth Scorchers at Adelaide, Jan 26, 2021 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
2 Heat v Scorchers Adelaide 26 Jan 2021 T20
7 Heat v Renegades Melbourne (Docklands) 23 Jan 2021 T20
1 Heat v Strikers Adelaide 21 Jan 2021 T20
2 Heat v Scorchers Melbourne (Docklands) 19 Jan 2021 T20
31* Heat v Renegades Canberra 14 Jan 2021 T20
7 Heat v Sixers Carrara 10 Jan 2021 T20
22* Heat v Stars Carrara 7 Jan 2021 T20
52 Heat v Thunder Brisbane 4 Jan 2021 T20
1 Heat v Sixers Brisbane 2 Jan 2021 T20
0, 4 Australia v India Melbourne 26 Dec 2020 Test # 2398
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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Jan 4, 2021

Joe Burns played a confident knock in chase, Brisbane Heat vs Sydney Thunder, Big Bash League, January 4, 2020

Joe Burns played a confident knock in chase

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Dec 26, 2020

Jasprit Bumrah dismisses Joe Burns for a duck, Australia vs India, 2nd Test, Melbourne, 1st day, December 26, 2020

Jasprit Bumrah dismisses Joe Burns for a duck

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Dec 26, 2020

Joe Burns looks to play one on the off side, Australia vs India, 2nd Test, Melbourne, 1st day, December 26, 2020

Joe Burns looks to play one on the off side

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Notes

Bradman Young Cricketer of the Year - 2013