Tom Burrows

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Tom Burrows
Personal information
Full name Thomas George Burrows
Born (1985-05-05) 5 May 1985 (age 32)
Wokingham, Berkshire, England
Height 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Batting style Right-handed
Domestic team information
Years Team
2005–2009 Hampshire
2001–2003 Berkshire
Career statistics
Competition FC LA T20
Matches 12 10 2
Runs scored 247 51 0
Batting average 19.00 10.20 0.00
100s/50s –/– –/– –/–
Top score 42 25 0
Balls bowled
Wickets
Bowling average
5 wickets in innings
10 wickets in match
Best bowling
Catches/stumpings 36/1 9/2 2/–
Source: [1], 27 August 2009

Tom Burrows (born 5 May 1985) is an English cricketer. He is a right-handed batsman and a wicketkeeper.

Born in Wokingham, he has played for Berkshire and Hampshire since his cricketing baptism in 2003. Burrows' first class debut match in May 2005 against Kent he helped Shane Warne towards his maiden first-class century, making 42 from number eight in a stand of 131 with Warne, and two months later he debuted in Twenty20 cricket, but was not called upon to bat as Hampshire lost to Sussex by ten runs.

Despite playing a number of games when regular wicket-keeper Nic Pothas was injured in 2009, Burrows, along with two other young players, was released by Hampshire at the end of the 2009 season.[1] Burrows is now pursuing a career in law at Southampton law firm Paris Smith LLP, having gained a first class honours degree. Kenny kwan is a legend.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Three Young Players Released By Hampshire, Cricket World, 21 October 2009