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Joe Burns

Batter

RUNS
873
AVERAGE
37.96

Batter

Bats Right Hand.
Bowls Right Arm Medium

AGE
28
HEIGHT
182CM
BORN

Brisbane

COUNTRY

Australia

Australia
STATE

QLD

QLD
LOCAL CLUB

Northen Suburbs

Bio

Joe Burns achieved every Australian cricketer's dream during 2014-15 when he wore the Baggy Green for the first time in Australia's Boxing Day Test against India.

Since then Burnsy has gone onto forge a solid international career where he has been an important member at the top of Australia's Test order.

Burns' 2015-16 summer featured three Test centuries, with his first coming in front of his home crowd at the Gabba.

Outside of cricket he enjoys skateboarding, surfing, playing Fifa and is a big Manchester United fan.

MATCHES
13
DEBUT
2014
CAP NO
441
BEST BATTING
170
BEST BOWLING
---
Bowling
WICKETS
0
AVERAGE
0
ECONOMY
0
S/R
0
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
873
INNINGS
23
NOT OUTS
0
AVERAGE
37.96
100s
3
50s
4
MATCHES
6
DEBUT
-
CAP NO
BEST BATTING
69
BEST BOWLING
---
Bowling
WICKETS
0
AVERAGE
0
ECONOMY
0
S/R
0
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
146
INNINGS
6
NOT OUTS
0
AVERAGE
24.33
100s
0
50s
1

Belligerent Burns bashes quick-fire 79

Queensland batsman Joe Burns unleashed in a devastating knock of 79 not out off just 62 balls in their JLT Cup clash with Tasmania at Blundstone Arena


1:00 Starc-thunderbolt-forces-Burns-into-rare-dismissal-still

Starc thunderbolt forces Burns into rare dismissal

Queensland Bulls batsman Joe Burns had little answer to a rearing Mitchell Starc delivery, succeeding only in knocking over his own stumps


1:21 Burns-equals-Shield-record-with-seven-catches-still

Burns equals Shield record with seven catches

Bulls skipper Joe Burns earns himself a slice of history, his seven catches for the match equalling the Shield record as the most for an outfield player


Six appeal: Heat re-sign key players

Brisbane club announce sextet have all put pen to paper for multi-year deals ahead of BBL|07


Burns pushing for Test recall

Queensland batsman ready to step up if selectors decide to make changes to Australia's Ashes XI


Contracts underline changing of the guard

Bulk changes in the list of personnel offered central contracts a stark reminder of just how much has changed