William Porterfield      

Full name William Thomas Stuart Porterfield

Born September 6, 1984, Londonderry

Current age 31 years 155 days

Major teams Ireland, Gloucestershire, Ireland Under-19s, Marylebone Cricket Club, Marylebone Cricket Club Young Cricketers, Warwickshire

Playing role Opening batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

William Thomas Stuart Porterfield
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 84 83 3 2460 112* 30.75 3706 66.37 7 11 252 17 42 0
T20Is 43 42 6 779 57* 21.63 700 111.28 0 2 92 15 16 0
First-class 116 191 7 5612 186 30.50 12157 46.16 8 30 726 32 128 0
List A 196 193 6 5976 112* 31.95 8281 72.16 9 34 635 55 97 0
Twenty20 138 137 14 3321 127* 27.00 2660 124.84 1 17 378 76 60 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 84 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 43 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 116 4 108 138 2 1/29 1/29 69.00 7.66 54.0 0 0 0
List A 196 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 138 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
ODI debut Scotland v Ireland at Ayr, Aug 5, 2006 scorecard
Last ODI Zimbabwe v Ireland at Harare, Oct 13, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Ireland v Scotland at Belfast, Aug 2, 2008 scorecard
Last T20I Ireland v Papua New Guinea at Townsville, Feb 7, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Ireland v Namibia at Dublin, May 17-20, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Papua New Guinea v Ireland at Townsville, Jan 31-Feb 3, 2016 scorecard
List A debut United Arab Emirates v Ireland A at Abu Dhabi, Apr 22, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Zimbabwe v Ireland at Harare, Oct 13, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Warwickshire v Gloucestershire at Birmingham, Jun 22, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Ireland v Papua New Guinea at Townsville, Feb 7, 2016 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
30 Ireland v P.N.G. Townsville 7 Feb 2016 T20I # 494
15 Ireland v P.N.G. Townsville 6 Feb 2016 T20I # 493
15, 14 Ireland v P.N.G. Townsville 31 Jan 2016 FC
5, 27* Ireland v Queensland XI Brisbane 24 Jan 2016 Other
186 Ireland v Namibia Windhoek 24 Oct 2015 FC
20 Ireland v Zimbabwe Harare 13 Oct 2015 ODI # 3691
8 Ireland v Zimbabwe Harare 11 Oct 2015 ODI # 3690
9 Ireland v Zimbabwe Harare 9 Oct 2015 ODI # 3688
1 Warwickshire v Middlesex Birmingham 1 Sep 2015 FC
0 Warwickshire v Northants Birmingham 29 Aug 2015 T20
Profile

While others - the likes of Morgan and Joyce and Rankin - have flirted with England, William Porterfield has remained an almost ever-present figure in Ireland's rise in international cricket. His country's top run-scorer in both ODI and T20I cricket, he could yet become Ireland's first Test captain.

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Aug 27, 2015

William Porterfield fell in the first over of the chase, Ireland v Australia, Only ODI, Stormont, August 27, 2015

William Porterfield fell in the first over of the chase

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Jul 15, 2015

William Porterfield cuts during his unbeaten 57, Ireland v Papua New Guinea, World T20 Qualifier, Belfast, July 15, 2015

William Porterfield cuts during his unbeaten 57

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Jul 10, 2015

William Porterfield raises his bat after reaching fifty, Ireland v Namibia, World Twenty20 Qualifier, Belfast, July 10, 2015

William Porterfield raises his bat after reaching fifty

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2008

ICC Associate Player of the Year 2009

Country Fixtures Country Results
3rd T20I: P.N.G. v Ireland at Townsville
Feb 9, 2016 (14:00 local | 04:00 GMT | 23:00 EST -1d | 22:00 CST -1d | 20:00 PST -1d)
13th Place Play-off: Ireland U19 v Scot U19 at Cox's Bazar
Feb 10, 2016 (09:00 local | 03:00 GMT | 22:00 EST -1d | 21:00 CST -1d | 19:00 PST -1d)
1st T20I: U.A.E. v Ireland at Abu Dhabi
Feb 15, 2016 (13:30 local | 09:30 GMT | 04:30 EST | 03:30 CST | 01:30 PST)
2nd T20I: U.A.E. v Ireland at Abu Dhabi
Feb 16, 2016 (10:00 local | 06:00 GMT | 01:00 EST | 00:00 CST | 22:00 PST -1d)
Ireland v Hong Kong at Dharamsala
Mar 4, 2016
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