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Dekker Curry      

Full name John Desmond Curry

Born December 20, 1966, Strabane, Co Tyrone

Current age 47 years 286 days

Major teams Ireland, Limavady

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Relation Nephew - C Dougherty

Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 Ct St
First-class 2 4 0 54 41 13.50 0 0 0 0
List A 11 11 1 141 75 14.10 0 1 3 0
Bowling averages
Mat Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 2 60 16 1 1/12 16.00 1.60 60.0 0 0
List A 11 204 145 4 2/42 2/42 36.25 4.26 51.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class span 1993-1997
List A span 1993-1999
Profile

Dekker Curry was a fine attacking left-hand bat who on his day was a devastating strokemaker, but his unwillingness to defend often proved his undoing. In one-day games his style was particularly effective when sent in to open the innings, as best shown when his quickfire 75 was instrumental in Ireland's 1997 B&H Cup defeat of Middlesex. In addition to his batting, he is a good offspinner who could restrict opposing batsmen. He was also an excellent fielder.
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Decker Curry of Ireland batting against Kenya in the ICC Trophy semi-final, Kuala Lumpur 1997

Decker Curry of Ireland batting against Kenya in the ICC Trophy semi-final, Kuala Lumpur 1997

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