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William Porterfield      

Full name William Thomas Stuart Porterfield

Born September 6, 1984, Londonderry

Current age 30 years 179 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 76 75 3 2209 112* 30.68 3316 66.61 6 10 227 15 36 0
T20Is 37 36 4 627 56* 19.59 549 114.20 0 1 77 13 15 0
First-class 107 176 7 5184 175 30.67 11165 46.43 7 29 681 29 116 0
List A 182 180 6 5555 112* 31.92 7681 72.32 7 33 588 52 87 0
Twenty20 118 117 7 2773 127* 25.20 2174 127.55 1 14 325 63 53 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 76 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 37 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 107 4 108 138 2 1/29 1/29 69.00 7.66 54.0 0 0 0
List A 182 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 118 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
ODI debut Scotland v Ireland at Ayr, Aug 5, 2006 scorecard
Last ODI Ireland v South Africa at Canberra, Mar 3, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Ireland v Scotland at Belfast, Aug 2, 2008 scorecard
Last T20I Ireland v Netherlands at Sylhet, Mar 21, 2014 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Ireland v Namibia at Dublin, May 17-20, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Warwickshire v Durham at Birmingham, Sep 23-25, 2014 scorecard
List A debut United Arab Emirates v Ireland A at Abu Dhabi, Apr 22, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Ireland v South Africa at Canberra, Mar 3, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Warwickshire v Gloucestershire at Birmingham, Jun 22, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Warwickshire v Lancashire at Birmingham, Aug 23, 2014 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
12 Ireland v South Africa Canberra 3 Mar 2015 ODI # 3621
37 Ireland v U.A.E. Brisbane 25 Feb 2015 ODI # 3613
23 Ireland v West Indies Nelson 16 Feb 2015 ODI # 3603
24 Ireland v Bangladesh Sydney 12 Feb 2015 Other OD
23 Ireland v Scotland Sydney 10 Feb 2015 Other OD
74 Ireland XI v Randwick-Petersham Sydney 6 Feb 2015 Other OD
- Ireland v Scotland Dubai (CA) 19 Jan 2015 ODI # 3584
8 Ireland v Afghanistan Dubai (DSC) 17 Jan 2015 ODI # 3581
0 Ireland v Scotland Dubai (DSC) 12 Jan 2015 ODI # 3575
7 Ireland v Afghanistan Dubai (DSC) 10 Jan 2015 ODI # 3573
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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Feb 25, 2015

William Porterfield pulls on his way to 37, Ireland v UAE, World Cup 2015, Group B, Brisbane, February 25, 2015

William Porterfield pulls on his way to 37

© AFP

Feb 24, 2015

William Porterfield and Paul Stirling discuss plans during practice, World Cup 2015, Brisbane, February 24, 2015

William Porterfield and Paul Stirling discuss plans during practice

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Feb 16, 2015

Denesh Ramdin celebrates after catching William Porterfield, Ireland v West Indies, World Cup 2015, Group B, Nelson, February 16, 2015

Denesh Ramdin celebrates after catching William Porterfield

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2008

ICC Associate Player of the Year 2009

Tour Results
England v Australia at The Oval - Sep 8-12, 2005
Match drawn
Essex v Australians at Chelmsford - Sep 3-4, 2005
Match drawn
England v Australia at Nottingham - Aug 25-28, 2005
England won by 3 wickets
Northants v Australians at Northampton - Aug 20-21, 2005
Match drawn
Scotland v Australians at Edinburgh - Aug 18, 2005
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
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