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Joe Burns

Batter

RUNS
1123
AVERAGE
40.11

Batter

Bats Right Hand.
Bowls Right Arm Medium

AGE
29
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
16
DEBUT
2014
CAP NO
441
BEST BATTING
180
BEST BOWLING
---
Bowling
WICKETS
0
AVERAGE
0
ECONOMY
0
S/R
0
5W
0
10W/M
0
Batting
RUNS
1123
INNINGS
28
NOT OUTS
0
AVERAGE
40.11
100s
4
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

In-form Burns returns to Shield in style

Fresh off his 180 against Sri Lanka for Australia's Test side, Joe Burns continued his good touch by stroking 60 off 86 balls against Victora in the JLT Sheffield Shield


6:39

New-look Aussies dominant over SL

Tim Paine's side was largely light on experience but full of endeavour as they racked up some special personal milestones throughout the two-Test series


5:58 Full-highlights-of-Burns-majestic-180-still

Full highlights of Burns' majestic 180

Aussie opener Joe Burns hit 27 boundaries in a big and brilliant hundred across days one and two of the second Test against Sri Lanka in Canberra


Burns sees red on path to Ashes

Incumbent Test opener hoping long stint against red ball will enhance his Ashes prospects


Aussie pair's unique slice of history

Records tumble after Joe Burns and Travis Head's marathon 308-run stand against Sri Lanka at Manuka Oval


Aussies on the way to easing concerns

Positive signs for the future for Australia following an impressive display on the opening day in Canberra


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