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Mitchell Starc

Mitchell Starc

Born January 30, 1990
Baulkham Hills, Sydney, New South Wales
Age 26 Years, 0 Months, 9 Days
National Side Australia
Batting Style Left Handed
Bowling Left-arm fast medium
Batting Rank Test - 69, ODI - NA, World Cup - NA, T20I - NA
Bowling Rank Test - 13, ODI - 3, World Cup - 3, T20I - 6
Teams Played Australia, Australia A, Yorkshire, Bangalore, New South Wales, Australia, Sydney Sixers
Man of the Match Test - 0, ODI - 6, World Cup - 1, T20I - 1, IPL - 1, CL - 1,
Career Span 2011 - 2015, 2010 - 2015, 2015, 2012 - 2015, 2014 - 2015, 2011 - 2012,

New South Wales quickie Mitchell Starc not only shares a first name with Mitchell Johnson but is literally a clone of the Aussie speedster while bowling. However, what the apprentice would love to do is to clone the latter’s performances as well on the cricket field.

Mitchell Starc OVERLALL STATS

Batting & Fielding Performance

  MIN/ORHS100s50s4s6sAvgS/RCtSt
Test 25371170099 v IND06821026.9268.29130
ODI 46191116352* v SL0114220.3784.45120
World Cup 83100* v ENG00000.000.0050
T20I 2062124 v WI00 003.0066.6640
IPL 271259629 v KXIP0010013.7197.95160
CL 112111 v TT00001.0033.3330

Bowling Performance

  IOMRWBest3w5wAvgE/RS/R
Test 47815.11572783916/111 v ENG7430.583.4153.74
ODI 46364.220176990 6/28 v NZ0519.654.8524.28
World Cup 863.53224226/28 v NZ0110.183.5017.40
T20I 2075.31508263/11 v PAK3019.536.7217.42
IPL 2696.41693344/15 v KXIP3020.387.1617.05
CL 1140.51315183/19 v HL3017.507.7113.61

Mitchell Starc AGAINST OPPOSITION

Test

Batting & Fielding Performance

  MIN/ORHS100s50s4s/6sAvgS/RCtSt
England 8 14 3 261 66* 0 3 32 / 3 23.72 68.14 5 0
India 5 6 1 212 99 0 2 27 / 0 42.40 62.35 2 0
New Zealand 5 7 4 88 32* 0 0 10 / 3 29.33 88.00 2 0
Pakistan 1 2 1 2 2 0 0 0 / 0 2.00 9.52 1 0
South Africa 1 2 2 68 68* 0 1 9 / 2 - 147.82 - -
Sri Lanka 2 2 0 7 5 0 0 1 / 0 3.50 100.00 1 0
West Indies 3 4 0 62 35 0 0 3 / 2 15.50 48.43 2 0
Total 25 37 11 700 99 v IND 0 6 82/10 16.64 74.89 13 0

Bowling Performance

  IOMRWBest3w/5wAvgE/RS/R
England 15 262.2 47 906 29 6/111 3 / 2 31.24 3.45 54.27
India 9 158.5 32 522 13 3/106 1 / 0 40.15 3.28 73.30
New Zealand 9 145.5 31 502 17 4/57 1 / 0 29.52 3.44 51.47
Pakistan 2 38.4 5 142 2 2/86 0 / 0 71.00 3.67 116.00
South Africa 2 44.5 6 209 8 6/154 0 / 1 26.12 4.66 33.62
Sri Lanka 4 83.2 11 287 10 5/63 1 / 1 28.70 3.44 50.00
West Indies 6 81.2 25 215 12 4/28 1 / 0 17.91 2.64 40.66
Total 47 813.5 157 2783 91 6/154 v SA 7/4 34.95 3.51 59.90

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World Cup

T20I

IPL

CL

Mitchell Starc LOCATION WISE STATS

Test

Batting & Fielding Performance

  MIN/ORHS100s50s4s/6sAvgS/RCtSt
Away 13 22 3 468 99 v IND 0 4 53 / 5 24.63 61.17 8 0
Home 8 9 4 178 68* v SA 0 2 23 / 2 35.60 87.25 3 0
Neutral 4 6 4 54 28* v NZ 0 0 6 / 3 27.00 96.42 2 0
Total 25 37 11 700 99 v IND 0 6 82/10 29.08 81.61 13 0

Bowling Performance

  IOMRWBest3w/5wAvgE/RS/R
Away 24 402.1 81 1321 43 6/111 v ENG 4 / 2 30.72 3.28 56.11
Home 16 284.3 51 1018 33 6/111 v ENG 2 / 2 30.84 3.57 51.72
Neutral 7 128.3 25 444 15 4/28 v WI 1 / 0 29.60 3.45 51.40
Total 47 814.7 157 2783 91 6/111 v ENG 7/4 30.39 3.43 53.08

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World Cup

T20I

IPL

CL

Mitchell Starc YEAR WISE STATS

Test

Batting & Fielding Performance

  MIN/ORHS100s50s4s/6sAvgS/RCtSt
2011 2 3 1 36 32* v NZ 0 0 4 / 0 18.00 55.38 1 0
2012 4 6 3 144 68* v SA 0 1 16 / 4 48.00 82.75 - -
2013 6 11 2 251 99 v IND 0 2 31 / 0 27.88 67.65 3 0
2014 2 3 1 54 52 v IND 0 1 6 / 0 27.00 67.50 1 0
2015 11 14 4 215 58 v ENG 0 2 25 / 6 21.50 64.17 8 0
Total 25 37 11 700 99 v IND 0 6 82/10 28.48 67.49 13 0

Bowling Performance

  IOMRWBest3w/5wAvgE/RS/R
2011 4 56.0 11 200 4 2/30 v NZ 0 / 0 50.00 3.57 84.00
2012 8 142.5 29 501 20 6/154 v SA 0 / 2 25.05 3.50 42.85
2013 11 209.3 34 677 17 3/71 v SL 4 / 0 39.82 3.23 73.94
2014 4 63.4 7 252 4 2/27 v IND 0 / 0 63.00 3.95 95.50
2015 20 343.1 76 1153 46 6/111 v ENG 3 / 2 25.06 3.35 44.76
Total 47 814.3 157 2783 91 6/154 v SA 7/4 40.59 3.52 68.21

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World Cup

T20I

IPL

CL

Last 5 Performances

Batting Bowling Opposition Match Date
24*(15) & 0*(1) 3/24 v New Zealand Nov 27, 2015
0(3) & 28*(16) 4/119 & 0/33 v New Zealand Nov 13, 2015
DNB & DNB 4/57 & 2/69 v New Zealand Nov 05, 2015
58(52) 0/18 & 0/40 v England Aug 20, 2015
1(8) & 0(17) 6/111 v England Aug 06, 2015

MITCHELL STARC's profile

New South Wales quickie Mitchell Starc not only shares a first name with Mitchell Johnson but is literally a clone of the Aussie speedster while bowling. However, what the apprentice would love to do is to clone the latter’s performances as well on the cricket field.

One of the most exciting prospects to have emerged from the Australian domestic cricket, Starc is a tall left-armer who can bowl in the mid-140s with a propensity to cause problems with his pace and bounce. He made his first-class debut in 2008-09 but it was his performances in the following season that brought him under the selectors' radar. He took 21 wickets in eight Sheffield Shield games and also proved a handful in the limited-overs format.

Starc earned his first international call-up for Australia’s 2010 tour to India, debuting in an ODI. He is still very young with room for improvement obvious, but he has shown enough potential in a short period to allow Australia to rest some of its hope on him. In 2012, Starc was signed by the Sydney Sixers for the inaugural Big Bash League, followed by the Champions League T20. In the Test series in India in 2013, Mitchell Starc proved why Australia bat so deep down when he fell just one short of a maiden Test ton. In the 2014 Indian T20 league, he was bought by Bangalore.

Having earned heaps of rewards in the limited overs, Starc struggled in Tests. He had a rough summer in 2014 against the Indians and was labelled by the great Shane Warne as a 'soft' character. That seemed to spice Starc up. He showcased his abilities in the 2015 ICC World Cup early on, taking 6 wickets against New Zealand, nearly helping Australia defend a modest 151.

Starc went on to shine in the tournament, emerging as the joint leading wicket-taker with Kiwi paceman Trent Boult, with 22 scalps at an average of 10.18. In the most important game of the mega event, the final, having been set up against the Kiwis again, Starc set the tone early - removing opposition skipper Brendon McCullum with a corker of a yorker, cleaning up for a duck. His efforts earned him the 'Man Of The Tournament' award.