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Teams: Australia, Queensland, Deccan Chargers, Brisbane Heat, Kandurata Warriors, Sunrisers Hyderabad, Western Australia Chairmans XI, Kolkata Knight Riders, Australia A, Hobart Hurricanes, Jamaica Tallawahs, Guyana Amazon Warriors, Lahore Qalandars, Edmonton Royals, Trinbago Knight Riders
 
Chris Lynn is an Australian cricket, who bats right handed at top of the order. He plays domestic cricket for Queensland Bulls. He is an explosive batsman and known for hitting big sixes. Lynn played for the Queensland under-19 side and made his first-class debut as a 19-year-old against South Australia at the Gabba in March 2010. He represents the Brisbane Heat in the Big Bash League.
 
ODI career
 
Chris Lynn made One Day International (ODI) debut against Pakistan at The Gabba in Brisbane on January 13, 2017. But never had a consistent run in international cricket due to injuries. In 4 matches, he has scored 75 runs at an average of 18.75 with a strike rate of 84.27. His highest individual score in the ODIs is 44.
 
IPL career
 
Chris Lynn was part of Deccan Chargers franchise during 2011 and 2012 Indian Premier League (IPL) tournaments but only got to play one match for the team in IPL 2012. He was bought by the Sunrisers Hyderabad for the 2013 competition but did not get the chance to play in a single match. For the 2014, season he was signed by the Kolkata Knight Riders. He is still part of Kolkata based franchise and will play the IPL 2019 for KKR. He has accumulated 1280 runs in 41 matches at an average of 33.68 with a strike rate of 140.65, including ten fifties, his highest score is 93 runs.
 
T20I career
 
Lynn made his T20 International debut against England at Bellerive Oval on January 29, 2014. In 18 matches, he has amassed 291 runs at an average of 19.4 with a strike rate of 131.67. His highest individual score in T20 International is 44 runs.
 

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