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William Porterfield      

Full name William Thomas Stuart Porterfield

Born September 6, 1984, Londonderry

Current age 34 years 232 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
Tests 2 4 0 42 32 10.50 168 25.00 0 0 5 0 2 0
ODIs 127 124 3 3764 139 31.10 5435 69.25 11 15 394 27 59 0
T20Is 61 59 6 1079 72 20.35 971 111.12 0 3 120 23 22 0
First-class 132 221 8 6728 207 31.58 14318 46.98 11 33 867 47 145 0
List A 256 251 9 7901 139 32.64 10867 72.70 14 42 853 68 123 0
T20s 184 180 16 4254 127* 25.93 3451 123.26 1 20 468 98 82 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
ODIs 127 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 61 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 132 4 108 138 2 1/29 1/29 69.00 7.66 54.0 0 0 0
List A 256 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20s 184 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
Test debut Ireland v Pakistan at Dublin (Malahide), May 11-15, 2018 scorecard
Last Test Afghanistan v Ireland at Dehradun, Mar 15-18, 2019 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Scotland v Ireland at Ayr, Aug 5, 2006 scorecard
Last ODI Afghanistan v Ireland at Dehradun, Mar 10, 2019 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Ireland v Scotland at Belfast, Aug 2, 2008 scorecard
Last T20I Ireland v Afghanistan at Bready, Aug 22, 2018 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Ireland v Namibia at Dublin, May 17-20, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Afghanistan v Ireland at Dehradun, Mar 15-18, 2019 scorecard
List A debut United Arab Emirates v Ireland A at Abu Dhabi, Apr 22, 2006 scorecard
Last List A North-West Warriors v Northern Knights at Cartagena, Apr 24, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Warwickshire v Gloucestershire at Birmingham, Jun 22, 2008 scorecard
Last T20s Ireland v Afghanistan at Bready, Aug 22, 2018 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
11 NW Warriors v N. Knights Cartagena 24 Apr 2019 LA
9, 0 Ireland v Afghanistan Dehradun 15 Mar 2019 Test # 2351
17 Ireland v Afghanistan Dehradun 10 Mar 2019 ODI # 4110
21 Ireland v Afghanistan Dehradun 8 Mar 2019 ODI # 4108
3 Ireland v Afghanistan Dehradun 5 Mar 2019 ODI # 4105
- Ireland v Afghanistan Dehradun 2 Mar 2019 ODI # 4101
1 Ireland v Afghanistan Dehradun 28 Feb 2019 ODI # 4100
71 NW Warriors v Leinster Dublin 9 Sep 2018 LA
14 Ireland v Afghanistan Belfast 31 Aug 2018 ODI # 4035
0 Ireland v Afghanistan Belfast 29 Aug 2018 ODI # 4033
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 is also set to be their first Test captain.

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May 14, 2018

Will Porterfield survived a tight run-out opportunity, Ireland v Pakistan, Only Test, Malahide, 4th day, May 14, 2018

Will Porterfield survived a tight run-out opportunity

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May 13, 2018

Mohammad Amir ripped out William Porterfield's off stump, Ireland v Pakistan, Only Test, Malahide, 3rd day, May 13, 2018

Mohammad Amir ripped out William Porterfield's off stump

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Dec 7, 2017

William Porterfield drives through cover for a boundary, Afghanistan v Ireland, 2nd ODI, Sharjah, December 7, 2017

William Porterfield drives through cover for a boundary

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2008

ICC Associate Player of the Year 2009