Paul Stirling      

Full name Paul Robert Stirling

Born September 3, 1990, Belfast

Current age 29 years 49 days

Major teams Ireland, Ireland Under-13s, Ireland Under-15s, Ireland Under-17s, Ireland Under-19s, Ireland Under-23s, Middlesex, Sylhet Royals

Playing role Allrounder

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

Relation Brother - RB Stirling

Paul Robert Stirling
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 3 6 0 104 36 17.33 177 58.75 0 0 16 0 4 0
ODIs 114 111 2 4038 177 37.04 4627 87.27 8 23 442 88 42 0
T20Is 67 66 5 1783 91 29.22 1294 137.78 0 15 217 55 21 0
First-class 70 110 5 2932 146 27.92 4733 61.94 6 14 410 29 40 0
List A 199 193 8 6745 177 36.45 7453 90.50 16 32 747 144 76 0
T20s 206 205 8 5132 109 26.05 3618 141.84 1 36 625 180 61 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 3 1 12 11 0 - - - 5.50 - 0 0 0
ODIs 114 73 2392 1902 43 6/55 6/55 44.23 4.77 55.6 1 1 0
T20Is 67 33 468 600 16 3/21 3/21 37.50 7.69 29.2 0 0 0
First-class 70 56 2338 1118 27 2/21 3/31 41.40 2.86 86.5 0 0 0
List A 199 112 3416 2842 70 6/55 6/55 40.60 4.99 48.8 2 1 0
T20s 206 105 1463 1795 68 4/10 4/10 26.39 7.36 21.5 1 0 0
Career statistics
Test debut Ireland v Pakistan at Dublin (Malahide), May 11-15, 2018 scorecard
Last Test England v Ireland at Lord's, Jul 24-26, 2019 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut Ireland v New Zealand at Aberdeen, Jul 1, 2008 scorecard
Last ODI Ireland v Zimbabwe at Belfast, Jul 7, 2019 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Ireland v Pakistan at The Oval, Jun 15, 2009 scorecard
Last T20I Ireland v Oman at Tolerance Oval, Oct 21, 2019 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut United Arab Emirates v Ireland at Abu Dhabi, Mar 6-9, 2008 scorecard
Last First-class Sussex v Middlesex at Hove, Aug 18-20, 2019 scorecard
List A debut Ireland v Nottinghamshire at Dublin, Apr 27, 2008 scorecard
Last List A Ireland v Zimbabwe at Belfast, Jul 7, 2019 scorecard
T20s debut Ireland v Bangladesh A at Eglinton, Jun 27, 2008 scorecard
Last T20s Ireland v Oman at Tolerance Oval, Oct 21, 2019 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
11 Ireland v Oman Tolerance Oval 21 Oct 2019 T20I # 951
72, 0/15 Ireland v U.A.E. Abu Dhabi 19 Oct 2019 T20I # 943
62 Ireland v Hong Kong Abu Dhabi 18 Oct 2019 T20I # 936
- Ireland v Scotland Tolerance Oval 15 Oct 2019 Other T20
5 Ireland v Netherlands Dubai (DSC) 14 Oct 2019 Other T20
59 Ireland v Nepal Al Amerat 9 Oct 2019 T20I # 923
36, 0/25 Ireland v Hong Kong Al Amerat 7 Oct 2019 T20I # 921
4 Ireland v Oman Al Amerat 6 Oct 2019 T20I # 917
23 Ireland v Netherlands Al Amerat 5 Oct 2019 T20I # 911
11 Middlesex v Notts Nottingham 5 Sep 2019 T20
Profile

Paul Stirling has long been recognised as a formidable cricketing talent both in Ireland and beyond. Before his 23rd birthday, he had already hit two ODI centuries against Pakistan. With a natural swagger and belligerence allied to a portly build, Stirling has evoked comparisons with Jesse Ryder. He generates huge power with seemingly little effort and is particularly strong lashing the ball straight or pulling the ball over midwicket.

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Jul 24, 2019

Paul Stirling pulls through the leg side, England v Ireland, Only Test, Day 1, July 24, 2019

Paul Stirling pulls through the leg side

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May 19, 2019

Paul Stirling jumps with joy to celebrate with Mark Adair, Ireland v Afghanistan, 1st ODI, Belfast, May 19, 2019

Paul Stirling jumps with joy to celebrate with Mark Adair

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May 19, 2019

William Porterfield and Paul Stirling revived Ireland's innings, Ireland v Afghanistan, 1st ODI, Belfast, May 19, 2019

William Porterfield and Paul Stirling revived Ireland's innings

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