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Rory Burns      

Full name Rory Joseph Burns

Born August 26, 1990, Epsom, Surrey

Current age 30 years 60 days

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

Playing role Top-order batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Fielding position Occasional 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
Tests 21 38 0 1233 133 32.44 2750 44.83 2 8 150 0 16 0
First-class 139 242 14 9618 219* 42.18 19587 49.10 19 53 1288 11 120 0
List A 57 55 6 1722 95 35.14 2031 84.78 0 12 128 16 29 0
T20s 54 45 8 640 56* 17.29 518 123.55 0 2 67 12 21 1
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 21 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 139 9 186 127 2 1/18 1/18 63.50 4.09 93.0 0 0 0
List A 57 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s 54 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut Sri Lanka v England at Galle, Nov 6-9, 2018 scorecard
Last Test England v Pakistan at Southampton, Aug 21-25, 2020 scorecard
Test statistics
First-class debut Cambridge MCCU v Surrey at Cambridge, May 11-13, 2011 scorecard
Last First-class Surrey v Sussex at The Oval, Sep 6-9, 2020 scorecard
List A debut Surrey v Nottinghamshire at Guildford, Jul 15, 2012 scorecard
Last List A Somerset v Surrey at Taunton, May 7, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Essex v Surrey at Chelmsford, Jun 22, 2012 scorecard
Last T20s Surrey v Nottinghamshire at Birmingham, Oct 4, 2020 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
5* Surrey v Notts Birmingham 4 Oct 2020 T20
12* Surrey v Gloucs Birmingham 3 Oct 2020 T20
- Surrey v Kent The Oval 1 Oct 2020 T20
0 Surrey v Kent The Oval 20 Sep 2020 T20
- Surrey v Hampshire Southampton 18 Sep 2020 T20
10 Surrey v Sussex The Oval 16 Sep 2020 T20
25 Surrey v Middlesex Lord's 14 Sep 2020 T20
30 Surrey v Essex Chelmsford 11 Sep 2020 T20
103, 52 Surrey v Sussex The Oval 6 Sep 2020 FC
0 Surrey v Middlesex The Oval 5 Sep 2020 T20
Profile

England had tried more elegant or aggressive options in their bid to find a reliable Test opener, but few offered the returns or the resilience of Rory Burns.

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Sep 7, 2020

Rory Burns raises his bat for a century, Surrey v Sussex, Bob Willis Trophy, Kia Oval, September 7, 2020

Rory Burns raises his bat for a century

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Aug 23, 2020

An expectant slip cordon sees an edge coming with Anderson bowling, England v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Southampton, 4th day, August 24, 2020

An expectant slip cordon sees an edge coming with Anderson bowling

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Aug 23, 2020

The slip cordon of Zak Crawley, Dom Sibley, Rory Burns and Joe Root can't quite believe that yet another chance has gone down, England v Pakistan, 3rd Test, Southampton, 3rd day, August 23, 2020

The slip cordon of Zak Crawley, Dom Sibley, Rory Burns and Joe Root can't quite believe that yet another chance has gone down

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