Chris Lynn

Many believe that If not for reoccuring shoulder injuries, Australia's Chris Lynn could have been one of the best T20 batsmen in the world at the moment. His canny ability to hit long sixes, straight out of the park, makes him a dangerous customer for any bowler. On his days, Lynn can be a destructive force to reckon with - as he showed for Kolkata Knight Riders in IPL 2017 when he smashed 93 runs after coming down to open

the innings. In IPL, he has a strike rate of 158.02 in 12 matches. He started his career in domestic T20 debut, after which he moved to List A cricket, at the age of 19. Apart from his tremendous work in IPL, his consistent performance in Big Bash League for Brisbane Heat has made him a regular for Australia in T20Is. In 2016/17 season, he held the average of 154.5 and a strike rate of 177.59.

Chris Lynn News

Chris Lynn refuses to leap at chance of Australia Test spot

Lynn, one of the most potent sloggers in short-form cricket, has a history of serious shoulder injuries and dislocated his right one diving to field a ball in a Twenty20 international against New Zealand in February.

IPL 2018: Thanks for moments of glory, says Shah Rukh Khan after KKR exit; Chris Lynn responds

Kolkata Knight Riders suffered a 14-run defeat at the hands of Sunrisers Hyderabad in the second Qualifier and were eliminated from IPL 2018.


IPL 2018 weekly wrap: Prophetic broadcasters, superstitious owners, toned sportsmanship

Beyond techniques and tactics, heists and run feasts, tables and points, Indian Express gives you the week that was the Indian Premier League.

IPL 2018: Dinesh Karthik, Chris Lynn, Sunil Narine enact Shah Rukh Khan's famous dialogues; watch video

The team owner of Kolkata Knight Riders, Shah Rukh Khan, was quick to respond to the acting talent displayed by KKR stars.

IPL 2018: Not 100 percent fit but batting remains unaffected, says Chris Lynn

Ignored for Australia's upcoming limited-overs tours, six-hitting sensation Chris Lynn on Tuesday said he may not be 100 percent fit on the field, but he is batting with "freedom" and fulfilling expectations.

IPL RCB vs KKR: Chris Lynn reveals how he planned KKR's chase against RCB

Chris Lynn played the anchor role for Kolkata Knight Riders against Royal Challengers Bangalore, scoring unbeaten-62 runs in 52 balls, as he took his side to 6-wicket victory.


IPL 2018: Chris Lynn returns to form with a dazzling half-century against KXIP

Chris Lynn's knock of 74 from 41 deliveries powered Kolkata Knight Riders to a formidable total of 191/7 in their stipulated 20 overs.

IPL 2018: KKR hopeful of Andre Russell, Chris Lynn for opener vs RCB

KKR CEO said that Chris Lynn and Andre Russell are expected to be available for the side's Indian Premier League opener against Royal Challengers Bangalore on April 8.

On course to make myself available for the first game of IPL 2018: Chris Lynn

Chris Lynn has revealed that he is on the road to recovery and will be available for the start of the IPL for the Kolkata Knight Riders.

Chris Lynn needs to decide how much cricket his body can withstand, says Simon Katich

Chris Lynn dislocated his right shoulder in the T20I tri-series final against New Zealand on Wednesday.