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Ed Joyce      

Full name Edmund Christopher Joyce

Born September 22, 1978, Dublin

Current age 36 years 216 days

Major teams England, Ireland, England Lions, Marylebone Cricket Club, Middlesex, Sussex

Nickname Joycey, Spud, Piece

Playing role Top-order batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Height 5 ft 10 in

Education Presentation College (Bray), Trinity College, Dublin

Relation Brother - A Joyce, Brother - DI Joyce, Sister - CNIM Joyce, Sister - IMHC Joyce

Edmund Christopher Joyce
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 51 50 3 1600 116* 34.04 2246 71.23 3 10 155 14 17 0
T20Is 18 15 3 405 78* 33.75 431 93.96 0 1 30 5 5 0
First-class 218 361 32 15675 211 47.64 39 83 197 0
List A 268 254 27 8715 146 38.39 14 52 89 0
Twenty20 91 85 13 1453 78* 20.18 1508 96.35 0 2 123 14 29 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 51 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 18 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 218 1287 1025 11 2/34 93.18 4.77 117.0 0 0
List A 268 264 309 6 2/10 2/10 51.50 7.02 44.0 0 0 0
Twenty20 91 1 6 12 0 - - - 12.00 - 0 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Ireland v England at Belfast, Jun 13, 2006 scorecard
Last ODI Ireland v Pakistan at Adelaide, Mar 15, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut England v Sri Lanka at Southampton, Jun 15, 2006 scorecard
Last T20I Ireland v Netherlands at Sylhet, Mar 21, 2014 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut 1997
Last First-class Sussex v Worcestershire at Hove, Apr 19-22, 2015 scorecard
List A debut 1998
Last List A Ireland v Pakistan at Adelaide, Mar 15, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Surrey v Middlesex at The Oval, Jun 13, 2003 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Sussex v Somerset at Arundel, Jun 15, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
49, 82 Sussex v Worcs Hove 19 Apr 2015 FC
42, 14 Sussex v Hampshire Southampton 12 Apr 2015 FC
69 Sussex v Lds-Brd MCCU Hove 2 Apr 2015 FC
11 Ireland v Pakistan Adelaide 15 Mar 2015 ODI # 3639
2 Ireland v India Hamilton 10 Mar 2015 ODI # 3631
112 Ireland v Zimbabwe Hobart 7 Mar 2015 ODI # 3627
0 Ireland v South Africa Canberra 3 Mar 2015 ODI # 3621
37 Ireland v U.A.E. Brisbane 25 Feb 2015 ODI # 3613
84 Ireland v West Indies Nelson 16 Feb 2015 ODI # 3603
47 Ireland v Bangladesh Sydney 12 Feb 2015 Other OD
Profile

Ed Joyce is best known as the Ireland batsman who played for two different countries in successive World Cups. Joyce had switched to England when the 2007 World Cup took place, having helped Irelands through the qualifying tournament, and became the first Irishman in the modern game to play for England. But he did not quite achieve the career he had envisaged and switched back to Ireland just in time for the next tournament in 2011. He had not quite achieved the four-year qualification period, but the ICC recognised a persuasive case and gave him special dispensation.

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Mar 15, 2015

Pakistan celebrate after Wahab Riaz dismissed Ed Joyce, Ireland v Pakistan, World Cup 2015, Group B, Adelaide, March 15, 2015

Pakistan celebrate after Wahab Riaz dismissed Ed Joyce

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Mar 7, 2015

Ed Joyce became only the fourth Irish player to score a World Cup century, Ireland v Zimbabwe, World Cup 2015, Group B, Hobart, March 7, 2015

Ed Joyce became only the fourth Irish player to score a World Cup century

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Mar 7, 2015

Ed Joyce struck three sixes and nine fours in his 103-ball 112, Ireland v Zimbabwe, World Cup 2015, Group B, Hobart, March 7, 2015

Ed Joyce struck three sixes and nine fours in his 103-ball 112

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2000

Tournament Results
Australia v England at Sydney - Feb 11, 2007
England won by 34 runs (D/L method)
Australia v England at Melbourne - Feb 9, 2007
England won by 4 wickets (with 3 balls remaining)
England v New Zealand at Brisbane - Feb 6, 2007
England won by 14 runs
Australia v New Zealand at Melbourne - Feb 4, 2007
Australia won by 5 wickets (with 10 balls remaining)
Australia v England at Sydney - Feb 2, 2007
England won by 92 runs
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