Joe Burns      

Full name Joseph Anthony Burns

Born September 6, 1989, Herston, Brisbane, Queensland

Current age 31 years 178 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 131 232 16 8463 202* 39.18 15539 54.46 19 47 960 80 124 0
List A 75 75 11 2323 154 36.29 2903 80.02 3 14 197 55 30 0
T20s 79 75 13 1499 81* 24.17 1240 120.88 0 6 105 57 30 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 23 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 131 9 114 48 1 1/0 1/1 48.00 2.52 114.0 0 0 0
List A 75 2 18 33 1 1/20 1/20 33.00 11.00 18.0 0 0 0
T20s 79 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 Tasmania v Queensland at Hobart, Feb 17-20, 2021 scorecard
List A debut Queensland v Western Australia at Brisbane, Dec 8, 2010 scorecard
Last List A Tasmania v Queensland at Hobart, Feb 22, 2021 scorecard
T20s debut Brisbane Heat v Hobart Hurricanes at Brisbane, Dec 9, 2012 scorecard
Last T20s Brisbane Heat v Perth Scorchers at Canberra, Feb 4, 2021 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
36 Queensland v Tasmania Hobart 22 Feb 2021 LA
171, 20 Queensland v Tasmania Hobart 17 Feb 2021 FC
38 Heat v Scorchers Canberra 4 Feb 2021 T20
- Heat v Thunder Canberra 31 Jan 2021 T20
17* Heat v Strikers Brisbane 29 Jan 2021 T20
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
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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Feb 18, 2021

Joe Burns brings up his hundred, Tasmania v Queensland, Sheffield Shield, Hobart, February 18, 2021

Joe Burns brings up his hundred

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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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Notes

Bradman Young Cricketer of the Year - 2013