Mitchell Aaron Starc is an Australian cricketer and a left-arm fast bowler who currently plays first-class cricket for the New South Wales Blues and Yorkshire CCC. He is a former junior cricketer for the Berala Sports Cricket Club in Sydney, Australia. Mitchell Starc was was also a representative cricketer of the Northern District Cricket Association (NDCA). Starc made his ODI debut against India in Visakhapatnam in October 2010. He did not bat and was wicketless. Starc made his Test debut for Australia on 1 December 2011 in the first Test of the two-Test series against New Zealand in Brisbane. He took two wickets in the match and another two in the second Test in Hobart. During the 2011–12 Australian summer, Starc also played for the Sydney Sixers in the inaugural Big Bash League. The Sixers won the tournament and Starc finished as its equal third-highest wicket-taker with 13 in six matches. Starc was selected to play for the third test of South Africa's tour of Australia in 2012.