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Chris Lynn

Batter

RUNS
16
AVERAGE
16

Chris Lynn

Batter

RUNS
65
AVERAGE
21.67

Batter

Bats Right Hand.
Bowls Left Arm Leg-Spin

AGE
26
HEIGHT
180CM
BORN

Brisbane

COUNTRY

Australia

Australia
STATE

QLD

QLD
LOCAL CLUB

Toombul

Bio

Playing in just his second Sheffield Shield match in 2010, a 19-year-old Chris Lynn gave an insight into his impressive ability by hitting 139 out of Queensland’s total of 285, becoming the fourth youngest player behind Andrew Symonds, Jimmy Maher and Martin Love to score a century for the Bulls.

Despite the bright start, Lynn’s career has been crippled by a series of long-term injuries, meaning early talk of Test cricket has stalled.

He finally made his international debut in 2014 on the back of good Twenty20 form for Brisbane Heat, including their successful campaign in 2012-13.

He has also earned several contracts in the Indian Premier League, with his time in the IPL highlighted by an incredible catch on the boundary in 2014.

Lynn has developed into one of the most devastating six-hitters in the KFC Big Bash League.

He was named Player of the Tournament in BBL|05 last summer, hammering 378 runs from 218 balls at a strike rate of 173.4.

Lynn smashed 27 sixes along the way, the highlight of his tournament a blistering 101 from 51 balls against Hobart Hurricanes.

He also attracted plaudits after slamming five consecutive sixes during one over from former Test paceman Ben Hilfenhaus in his side's clash with the Melbourne Stars at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. 

 

Lynn’s reputation in the short-form has secured him positions in Indian Premier League and Caribbean Premier League teams.

 

MATCHES
1
DEBUT
-
CAP NO
BEST BATTING
16
BEST BOWLING
---
Bowling
WICKETS
0
AVERAGE
0
ECONOMY
0
S/R
0
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
16
INNINGS
1
NOT OUTS
0
AVERAGE
16
100s
0
50s
0
MATCHES
5
DEBUT
2014
CAP NO
66
BEST BATTING
33
BEST BOWLING
---
Bowling
WICKETS
0
AVERAGE
0
ECONOMY
0
S/R
0
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
65
INNINGS
4
NOT OUTS
1
AVERAGE
21.67
100s
0
50s
0

Lynn, Stanlake receive Aussie ODI caps

Queenslanders Carl Rackemann and Jimmy Maher were on hand to present caps to Australia ODI players No. 217 and.218: Chris Lynn and Billy Stanlake


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Extra Player Rankings: Week Five Update

Chris Lynn and Samuel Badree remain the top-ranked BBL batsman and bowler respectively, while there's a new face atop the allrounder charts


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Toyota C-HR's Thrill of the next: Chris Lynn

Brought to you by Toyota C-HR, Chris Lynn's selection in the Australian ODI squad sees him featured in the first 'Thrill of the next' episode


Lynn, Marsh injured as Aussies ring changes

Test rising star Peter Handscomb added to Australia one-day squad while Starc also left behind for Perth trip


Smith wins toss and bats first

Stanlake, Lynn named for ODI debuts as Smith wins toss and opts to bat first at the Gabba


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Lynn looks for bright end to tough week

Brisbane Heat star hoping selectors and a niggling neck concern won't deny him an ODI debut on home turf come Friday