Peter Borren      

Full name Peter William Borren

Born August 21, 1983, Christchurch, Canterbury

Current age 33 years 153 days

Major teams Netherlands, Canterbury Under-19s, Netherlands A, New Zealand Under-19s

Nickname Baldrick

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm medium

Peter William Borren
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 58 50 5 1004 96 22.31 1176 85.37 0 5 84 19 28 0
T20Is 43 38 5 638 57 19.33 524 121.75 0 1 60 18 28 0
First-class 24 44 0 1198 109 27.22 1993 60.11 2 4 139 16 37 0
List A 132 115 17 2216 105* 22.61 2569 86.25 1 10 181 46 63 0
Twenty20 63 55 10 863 57 19.17 721 119.69 0 1 72 26 38 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 58 51 1979 1620 46 4/32 4/32 35.21 4.91 43.0 1 0 0
T20Is 43 30 526 603 18 2/19 2/19 33.50 6.87 29.2 0 0 0
First-class 24 36 2831 1452 38 4/1 4/1 38.21 3.07 74.5 1 0 0
List A 132 112 4107 3514 95 4/32 4/32 36.98 5.13 43.2 1 0 0
Twenty20 63 49 832 956 31 3/14 3/14 30.83 6.89 26.8 0 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Netherlands v Sri Lanka at Amstelveen, Jul 4, 2006 scorecard
Last ODI Canada v Netherlands at Mount Maunganui, Jan 28, 2014 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Kenya v Netherlands at Belfast, Aug 2, 2008 scorecard
Last T20I Hong Kong v Netherlands at Dubai (DSC), Jan 18, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Netherlands v Bermuda at Pretoria, Nov 21-24, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Netherlands v Afghanistan at The Hague, Jul 29-30, 2016 scorecard
List A debut India A v Netherlands A at Abu Dhabi, Apr 23, 2006 scorecard
Last List A United Arab Emirates v Netherlands at Abu Dhabi, Jan 29, 2016 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Kenya v Netherlands at Belfast, Aug 2, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Hong Kong v Netherlands at Dubai (DSC), Jan 18, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0 Netherlands v Hong Kong Dubai (DSC) 18 Jan 2017 T20I # 584
15 Netherlands v Scotland Abu Dhabi 17 Jan 2017 T20I # 582
5 Netherlands v Oman Abu Dhabi 15 Jan 2017 T20I # 579
16, 0/1, 0 Netherlands v Afghanistan The Hague 29 Jul 2016 FC
14 Netherlands v Ireland Dharamsala 13 Mar 2016 T20I # 533
- Netherlands v Oman Dharamsala 11 Mar 2016 T20I # 529
1/9, 30 Netherlands v Bangladesh Dharamsala 9 Mar 2016 T20I # 524
- Netherlands v Scotland Mohali 6 Mar 2016 Other T20
0/15, 4 Netherlands v Scotland ICCA Dubai 5 Feb 2016 T20I # 492
43, 1/11 Netherlands v U.A.E. ICCA Dubai 3 Feb 2016 T20I # 490
Profile

Born in Christchurch, Peter Borren turned out for Canterbury 'A' and New Zealand Under-19s - playing alongside Ross Taylor and Jesse Ryder at the Under-19 World Cup in 2001-02 - before opting for Netherlands. A naturally talented allrounder, he had never been seriously coached until joining up with the Dutch squad. Borren earned that nickname 'Baldrick' from his team-mates - after the character in Blackadder - and is a chirpy presence in the field. Although his medium pace was taken apart on his ODI debut against Sri Lanka, as he picked up 1 for 94 from his 10 overs, his performances in the World Cricket League in Kenya where he averaged 21.25 in his three games proved enough to earn him a place at the 2007 World Cup in the Caribbean. In the same year Borren showed his allround ability when he narrowly missed out on a maiden one-day international hundred, getting out stumped for 96 against Canada in Toronto. That confident innings must surely have owed something to Netherlands' thrilling last-ball win over England in the opening match of the ICC World Twenty20 at Lord's a month before. Borren played an important role in that famous win, snapping up the wicket of Eoin Morgan and then cracking a 25-ball 30 that included a monstrous six off Paul Collingwood in the course of a 50-run partnership with Tom de Grooth that tilted the game for Netherlands. In January 2010 Borren was part of the first group of Netherlands players to be awarded central contracts - a vital step in the professionalisation of the game at Associate level - and was appointed captain of the national side for the World Cricket League Division One tournament in July 2010.
Liam Brickhill

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Jan 15, 2017

Oman's Sultan Ahmed and Netherlands' Peter Borren shake hands at the toss, Netherlands v Oman, Desert T20, Group B, Abu Dhabi, January 15, 2017

Oman's Sultan Ahmed and Netherlands' Peter Borren shake hands at the toss

© Peter Della Penna

Jan 11, 2017

The captains of the eight participating teams in the Desert T20, Dubai, January 11, 2017

The captains of the eight participating teams in the Desert T20

© Desert T20

Mar 13, 2016

Peter Borren and William Porterfield shake hands after the match, Ireland v Netherlands, World T20 qualifiers, Group A, Dharamsala, March 13, 2016

Peter Borren and William Porterfield shake hands after the match

© Associated Press

Tour Results
Netherlands v Bangladesh at The Hague - Jul 26, 2012
Netherlands won by 1 wicket (with 0 balls remaining)
Netherlands v Bangladesh at The Hague - Jul 25, 2012
Bangladesh won by 8 wickets (with 12 balls remaining)
Bangladesh v Scotland at The Hague - Jul 24, 2012
Scotland won by 34 runs
Ireland v Bangladesh at Belfast - Jul 21, 2012
Bangladesh won by 2 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
Ireland v Bangladesh at Belfast - Jul 20, 2012
Bangladesh won by 1 run
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