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Tony Ura      

Full name Tony Pala Ura

Born October 15, 1989, Papua New Guinea

Current age 27 years 251 days

Major teams Papua New Guinea, Papua New Guinea Under-19s

Playing role Opening batsman

Batting style Right-hand bat

Fielding position Wicketkeeper

Tony Pala Ura
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs Insights on odi 8 8 0 163 61 20.37 242 67.35 0 1 17 2 7 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 6 6 0 99 32 16.50 87 113.79 0 0 13 1 0 0
First-class 4 8 0 147 35 18.37 293 50.17 0 0 13 1 4 0
List A 23 23 0 383 61 16.65 545 70.27 0 2 47 5 9 0
T20s Insights on t20 27 27 0 692 100 25.62 554 124.90 1 2 71 23 2 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs Insights on odi 8 1 6 12 0 - - - 12.00 - 0 0 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 23 2 18 18 0 - - - 6.00 - 0 0 0
T20s Insights on t20 27 2 18 21 1 1/12 1/12 21.00 7.00 18.0 0 0 0
Career statistics
ODI debut Hong Kong v Papua New Guinea at Townsville, Nov 8, 2014 scorecard
Last ODI United Arab Emirates v Papua New Guinea at Abu Dhabi, Apr 4, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Ireland v Papua New Guinea at Belfast, Jul 15, 2015 scorecard
Last T20I United Arab Emirates v Papua New Guinea at Abu Dhabi, Apr 14, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Netherlands v Papua New Guinea at Amstelveen, Jun 16-18, 2015 scorecard
Last First-class United Arab Emirates v Papua New Guinea at Abu Dhabi, Apr 7-10, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Bermuda v Papua New Guinea at ICCA Dubai, Apr 8, 2011 scorecard
Last List A United Arab Emirates v Papua New Guinea at Abu Dhabi, Apr 4, 2017 scorecard
T20s debut Afghanistan v Papua New Guinea at Dubai (DSC), Mar 13, 2012 scorecard
Last T20s United Arab Emirates v Papua New Guinea at Abu Dhabi, Apr 14, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
29 P.N.G. v U.A.E. Abu Dhabi 14 Apr 2017 T20I # 610
20 P.N.G. v U.A.E. Abu Dhabi 14 Apr 2017 T20I # 609
7 P.N.G. v U.A.E. Abu Dhabi 12 Apr 2017 T20I # 608
11, 35 P.N.G. v U.A.E. Abu Dhabi 7 Apr 2017 FC
40 P.N.G. v U.A.E. Abu Dhabi 4 Apr 2017 ODI # 3860 Insights on
6, 0/12 P.N.G. v U.A.E. Abu Dhabi 2 Apr 2017 ODI # 3859 Insights on
61 P.N.G. v U.A.E. Abu Dhabi 31 Mar 2017 ODI # 3857 Insights on
20 P.N.G. v Hong Kong Mong Kok 8 Nov 2016 ODI # 3803 Insights on
8 P.N.G. v Hong Kong Mong Kok 6 Nov 2016 ODI # 3802 Insights on
11 P.N.G. v Hong Kong Mong Kok 4 Nov 2016 ODI # 3801 Insights on
Profile

Tony Ura is a right-hand batsman and wicketkeeper who began playing cricket at the age of 12. He had guidance from his father, Pala, and brother, Vali, who were both prominent cricketers and broke into the Papua New Guinea's Under-15 and U-19 sides. Tony helped PNG qualify for the U-19 World Cup in 2008 by scoring a rapid 74 against Vanuatu in the qualifiers, and smashed 76 in 55 balls against Bermuda to hand his team a famous win in the competition. He prepared for the Under-19 World Cup in New Zealand in 2010 by playing club cricket in Melbourne.
Cricinfo staff January 2010

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Jul 19, 2015

Tony Ura gets a leaping high-five from Charles Amini, Papua New Guinea v United States of America, World T20 Qulifier, Group A, Dublin, July 19, 2015

Tony Ura gets a leaping high-five from Charles Amini

© ICC/Sportsfile

Nov 17, 2013

Tony Ura whips one to the leg side, PNG v Afghanistan, ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier, Group B, Sharjah, November 17, 2013

Tony Ura whips one to the leg side

© ICC/Getty

Aug 28, 2011

Tony Ura on the attack, PNG v Vanuatu, Pacific Games, New Caledonia, August 28, 2011

Tony Ura on the attack for PNG against Vanuatu

© International Cricket Council

Tournament Results
Aust U19 v W Indies U19 at Kuala Lumpur - Feb 14, 2008
W Indies U19 won by 5 wickets (with 86 balls remaining)
Bermuda U19 v Namibia U19s at Kuala Lumpur - Feb 14, 2008
Namibia U19s won by 102 runs
Nepal U19 v Zim U19 at Kuala Lumpur - Feb 14, 2008
Zim U19 won by 3 wickets (with 9 balls remaining)
S Africa U19 v S Lanka U19 at Kuala Lumpur - Feb 14, 2008
S Lanka U19 won by 23 runs
B'desh U19 v Pakistan U19 at Kuala Lumpur - Feb 13, 2008
Pakistan U19 won by 5 wickets (with 40 balls remaining)
England U19 v India U19 at Kuala Lumpur - Feb 13, 2008
India U19 won by 6 wickets (with 44 balls remaining)
Ireland U19 v NZ U19 at Kuala Lumpur - Feb 13, 2008
NZ U19 won by 181 runs
Malaysia U19 v PNG U19 at Kuala Lumpur - Feb 13, 2008
Malaysia U19 won by 59 runs
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