Rory Burns

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Rory Burns
Personal information
Full name Rory Joseph Burns
Born (1990-08-26) 26 August 1990 (age 24)
Epsom, Surrey, England
Batting style Left-handed
Bowling style Right-arm medium
Role Wicket-keeper
Domestic team information
Years Team
2011–present Surrey (squad no. 17)
FC debut 11 May 2011 Surrey v Cardiff MCCU
LA debut 15 July 2011 Surrey v Nottinghamshire
Career statistics
Competition FC LA T20
Matches 27 8 5
Runs scored 1,693 171 69
Batting average 39.37 24.42 13.80
100s/50s 4/8 0/0 0/0
Top score 121 49 27
Balls bowled 90
Wickets 1
Bowling average 90.00
5 wickets in innings 0
10 wickets in match 0 n/a n/a
Best bowling 1/18
Catches/stumpings 22/0 3/0 2/–
Source: Cricinfo, 11 March 2014

Rory Joseph Burns (born 26 August 1990) is an English cricketer. Burns is a left-handed batsman who fields as a wicket-keeper. He was born in Epsom, Surrey and educated at City of London Freemens and Cardiff Metropolitan University (UWIC).

Having played Second XI cricket for both Surrey and Hampshire,[1] Burns made his first-class debut for Surrey against Cambridge MCCU.[2] He kept wicket in this match ahead of regular keepers Steven Davies and Gary Wilson. In this match, he scored 23 runs in Surrey's first-innings before being dismissed by Zafar Ansari, while in their second-innings he scored 16 runs before being dismissed by Josh Poysden. He also took two catches behind the stumps.[3] This was his only first team appearance for Surrey in the 2011 season.


  1. ^ "Teams Rory Burns played for". CricketArchive. Retrieved 27 September 2011. 
  2. ^ "First-Class Matches played by Rory Burns". CricketArchive. Retrieved 27 September 2011. 
  3. ^ "Cambridge MCCU v Surrey, 2011". CricketArchive. Retrieved 27 September 2011. 

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