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William Porterfield      

Full name William Thomas Stuart Porterfield

Born September 6, 1984, Londonderry

Current age 30 years 298 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 80 79 3 2419 112* 31.82 3628 66.67 7 11 245 17 40 0
T20Is 37 36 4 627 56* 19.59 549 114.20 0 1 77 13 15 0
First-class 112 185 7 5334 175 29.96 11592 46.01 7 29 693 31 124 0
List A 186 184 6 5765 112* 32.38 7993 72.12 8 34 606 54 91 0
Twenty20 126 125 10 3052 127* 26.53 2414 126.42 1 15 352 70 57 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 80 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 37 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 112 4 108 138 2 1/29 1/29 69.00 7.66 54.0 0 0 0
List A 186 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 126 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
ODI debut Scotland v Ireland at Ayr, Aug 5, 2006 scorecard
Last ODI Ireland v England at Dublin (Malahide), May 8, 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 Ireland v United Arab Emirates at Dublin (Malahide), Jun 2-5, 2015 scorecard
List A debut United Arab Emirates v Ireland A at Abu Dhabi, Apr 22, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Ireland v England at Dublin (Malahide), May 8, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Warwickshire v Gloucestershire at Birmingham, Jun 22, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Lancashire v Warwickshire at Manchester, Jun 26, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
36 Warwickshire v Lancashire Manchester 26 Jun 2015 T20
0, 58 Warwcks 2nd v Leics 2nd XI Solihull 22 Jun 2015 Other
42 Warwickshire v Yorkshire Birmingham 21 Jun 2015 T20
40 Warwickshire v Leics Birmingham 19 Jun 2015 T20
12 Warwcks 2nd v Worcs 2nd XI Kidderminster 16 Jun 2015 Other T20
53 Warwcks 2nd v Worcs 2nd XI Kidderminster 16 Jun 2015 Other T20
37* Warwickshire v Notts Birmingham 12 Jun 2015 T20
41* Warwickshire v Durham Chester-le-Street 6 Jun 2015 T20
17 Ireland v U.A.E. Dublin (Malahide) 2 Jun 2015 FC
55* Warwickshire v Northants Northampton 29 May 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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May 8, 2015

William Porterfield dragged on against Mark Wood, Ireland v England, only ODI, Malahide, May 8, 2015

William Porterfield dragged on against Mark Wood

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Mar 15, 2015

William Porterfield celebrates his seventh hundred, Ireland v Pakistan, World Cup 2015, Group B, Adelaide, March 15, 2015

William Porterfield celebrates his seventh hundred

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Mar 15, 2015

William Porterfield tucks the ball fine, Ireland v Pakistan, World Cup 2015, Group B, Adelaide, March 15, 2015

William Porterfield tucks the ball fine

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2008

ICC Associate Player of the Year 2009

Tour Results
Scotland v New Zealand at Aberdeen - Jul 3, 2008
New Zealand won by 8 wickets (with 212 balls remaining)
Ireland v New Zealand at Aberdeen - Jul 1, 2008
New Zealand won by 290 runs
England v New Zealand at Lord's - Jun 28, 2008
New Zealand won by 51 runs
England v New Zealand at The Oval - Jun 25, 2008
New Zealand won by 1 wicket (with 0 balls remaining)
England v New Zealand at Bristol - Jun 21, 2008
New Zealand won by 22 runs
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