Greg Thompson      

Full name Greg James Thompson

Born September 17, 1987, Lisburn, Northern Ireland

Current age 29 years 339 days

Major teams Ireland, Durham MCCU, Ireland Under-19s, Lancashire 2nd XI

Playing role Bowler

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Legbreak

Height 6 ft 0 in

Education FriendsÂ’ School Lisburn

Greg James Thompson
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs Insights on odi 3 2 0 2 2 1.00 21 9.52 0 0 0 0 1 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 8 7 1 75 44 12.50 78 96.15 0 0 9 1 1 0
First-class 14 13 3 207 38 20.70 446 46.41 0 0 7 0
List A 7 4 0 25 23 6.25 41 60.97 0 0 0 1 4 0
T20s Insights on t20 15 14 2 219 56 18.25 192 114.06 0 1 24 6 5 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs Insights on odi 3 3 72 73 1 1/35 1/35 73.00 6.08 72.0 0 0 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 8 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 14 1107 605 17 3/76 35.58 3.27 65.1 0 0 0
List A 7 84 75 2 1/2 1/2 37.50 5.35 42.0 0 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 15 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
ODI debut Bangladesh v Ireland at Dhaka, Mar 18, 2008 scorecard
Last ODI Bangladesh v Ireland at Dhaka, Mar 22, 2008 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Ireland v Hong Kong at Bready, Sep 5, 2016 scorecard
Last T20I Afghanistan v Ireland at Greater Noida, Mar 12, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Netherlands v Ireland at Deventer, Jul 13-15, 2004 scorecard
Last First-class Northern Knights v North-West Warriors at Comber, Aug 1-3, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Lancashire v Bangladesh A at Liverpool, Aug 1, 2005 scorecard
Last List A Northern Knights v North-West Warriors at Waringstown, Aug 6, 2017 scorecard
T20s debut Ireland v Hong Kong at Bready, Sep 5, 2016 scorecard
Last T20s Northern Knights v North-West Warriors at Belfast, Aug 11, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
12* N. Knights v NW Warriors Belfast 11 Aug 2017 T20
23 N. Knights v NW Warriors Waringstown 6 Aug 2017 LA
28 N. Knights v NW Warriors Comber 1 Aug 2017 FC
38 N. Knights v Munster Reds Carrickfergus 21 Jul 2017 T20
5 N. Knights v Leinster Belfast 23 Jun 2017 T20
5 N. Knights v NW Warriors Strabane 16 Jun 2017 T20
56 N. Knights v Leinster Dublin 9 Jun 2017 T20
- N. Knights v Leinster Belfast 4 Jun 2017 LA
10, 37 N. Knights v NW Warriors Eglinton 30 May 2017 FC
- N. Knights v NW Warriors Strabane 29 May 2017 LA
Profile

Thompson is a legspinner who has played six Lancashire 2nd XI matches but has yet to break into the usually strong first team. He represented Ireland at U-17 level and has an impressive record in ODI U-19 matches. In his seven matches to date, he has taken 12 wickets at an average of just over 18. He has only failed to take a wicket in one match, against Pakistan in which he only bowled two overs, and has a best of 5 for 49 against West Indies in his first match for Ireland Under-19s. Aside from cricket he enjoys playing hockey and golf, and watching movies.
Cricinfo Staff February 2008

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Jan 18, 2017

Greg Thompson is bowled behind his legs after attempting a scoop shot, UAE v Ireland, Desert T20, Group A, Dubai, January 18, 2017

Greg Thompson is bowled behind his legs after attempting a scoop shot

© Peter Della Penna

Jan 17, 2017

Greg Thompson walks across his stumps to play a pull shot fine, Ireland v Namibia, Desert T20, Group A, Abu Dhabi, January 17, 2017

Greg Thompson walks across his stumps to play a pull shot fine

© Peter Della Penna

Aug 10, 2007

Greg Thompson in action, Ireland v Scotland, Intercontinental Cup, Stormont, August 10, 2007

Greg Thompson in action

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