Neil Burns

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Neil Burns
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Cricket information
Batting Left-handed batsman
Bowling Left-arm orthodox
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
1986 Western Province B
1986–87 Essex
1987–93 Somerset
1995–99 Buckinghamshire
2000–02 Leicestershire
Career statistics
Competition First-class List A
Matches 205 231
Runs scored 7376 2799
Batting average 30.47 20.28
100s/50s 7/40 0/8
Top score 166 90*
Balls bowled 3 -
Wickets - -
Bowling average - -
5 wickets in innings - -
10 wickets in match - N/A
Best bowling - -
Catches/stumpings 478/38 238/48
Source: ESPNcricinfo, 19 September 2018

Neil David Burns (born 19 September 1965) is a former English cricketer who played as a wicketkeeper/batsman who played at First-class and List A level for various clubs but spent the majority of his career at Leicestershire and Somerset.[1][2]

Burns was born in Chelmsford, Essex in 1965.[1]

In 2004, following the end of his playing career, Burns re-formed the London County Cricket Club which had been founded by W.G. Grace - which he continues to manage.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Neil Burns". ESPNcricinfo. Retrieved 19 September 2018.
  2. ^ "Neil Burns"Paid subscription required. CricketArchive. Retrieved 19 September 2018. 
  3. ^ Turbervill, Huw (15 February 2004). "Burns breathes new life into London club". The Telegraph. ISSN 0307-1235. Retrieved 19 September 2018. 

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