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Sydney Burke
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Sydney Burke

South Africa

INTL CAREER: 1962 - 1965

Full Name

Sydney Frank Burke

Born

March 11, 1934, Pretoria, Transvaal

Age

87y 221d

Batting Style

Right hand bat

Bowling Style

Right arm medium fast

TEAMS

Sydney Burke was a right-arm fast-medium bowler who made a dramatic debut against New Zealand at Cape Town in 1961-62, taking 11 for 196 in 81 overs. Surprisingly, he was made 12th man for the next Test and then discarded. His second - and final - Test came three years later against England at Cape Town when he went wicketless. He managed the South African Universities side which toured England in 1967.

Career Averages

Batting & Fielding
FormatMatInnsNORunsHSAve100s50s6sCtSt
Test241422014.0000100
FC589810233411126.52111240
Bowling
FormatMatInnsBallsRunsWktsBBIBBMAveEconSR4w5w10w
Test23660257116/12811/19623.362.3360.00021
FC5851542417/1121.38124
Sydney Frank Burke
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