Isobel Joyce      

Full name Isobel Mary Helen Cecilia Joyce

Born July 25, 1983, Wicklow

Current age 32 years 204 days

Major teams Ireland Women, Merrion Women, South Leinster Women

Batting style Right-hand bat

Bowling style Left-arm medium

Relation Brother - A Joyce, Brother - EC Joyce, Brother - DI Joyce, Twin sister - CNIM Joyce

Isobel Mary Helen Cecilia Joyce
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 1 - - - - - - - - - - - 1 0
ODIs 67 54 5 740 67* 15.10 0 2 20 0
T20Is 35 34 2 655 56* 20.46 711 92.12 0 1 62 5 8 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
Tests 1 1 67 21 6 6/21 6/21 3.50 1.88 11.1 0 1 0
ODIs 67 64 2602 1690 59 4/20 4/20 28.64 3.89 44.1 2 0 0
T20Is 35 34 724 664 23 3/16 3/16 28.86 5.50 31.4 0 0 0
Career statistics
Only Test Ireland Women v Pakistan Women at Dublin, Jul 30-31, 2000 scorecard
Test statistics
ODI debut India Women v Ireland Women at Milton Keynes, Jun 26, 1999 scorecard
Last ODI Ireland Women v South Africa Women at Doha, Jan 14, 2014 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Ireland Women v West Indies Women at Dublin, Jun 27, 2008 scorecard
Last T20I Bangladesh Women v Ireland Women at Bangkok, Dec 5, 2015 scorecard
T20I statistics
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/23, 8 Ire. Women v Bdesh Wmn Bangkok 5 Dec 2015 WT20I # 324
1/9 Ire. Women v Scot Women Bangkok 3 Dec 2015 Other T20
4/20, 9* Ire. Women v Zim Women Bangkok 1 Dec 2015 Other T20
41*, 2/11 Ire. Women v China Women Bangkok 29 Nov 2015 Other T20
3/18 Ire. Women v Neth Women Bangkok 28 Nov 2015 Other T20
0/43, 0 Ire. Women v Aus Women Dublin 22 Aug 2015 WT20I # 312
0/22, 24 Ire. Women v Aus Women Dublin 21 Aug 2015 WT20I # 311
0/11, 4 Ire. Women v Aus Women Dublin 19 Aug 2015 WT20I # 310
9, 2/29 Ire. Women v Devon Women Bolham 21 Jun 2015 Other OD
9, 0/35 Ire. Women v Staffs Women Hanley 25 May 2015 Other OD
Profile

Twin sisters Isobel and Cecelia Joyce seem to have some sort of spooky connection - both batsmen, once in synch, they're a hard act to follow. Their brother Ed plays for England and Middlesex, but they decided to stick to their heritage and play for Ireland. Known as Izzy, she is a class bat with a steely mentality. Her 46 against Netherlands in the summer of 2007 helped to maintain her place in the World Cup qualifiers. While she didn't do well with the bat or the ball in the qualifiers, at Stellenbosch, Joyce was impressive as a fielder, running out five Pakistan players in Ireland's first match. Ireland failed to qualify for the World Cup but Joyce was named captain for their next series, against West Indies, after Heather Whelan pulled out because she was expecting a child.

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Dec 1, 2015

Isobel Joyce targets the off side, Ireland v Zimbabwe, ICC Women's World Twenty20 Qualifier, Bangkok, December 1, 2015

Isobel Joyce targets the off side

© ICC

Jan 19, 2014

Isobel Joyce won Player of the Match for her all-round display, Pakistan v South Africa, PCB Qatar Women's 20-over Tri-Series, Doha, January 19, 2014

Isobel Joyce won Player of the Match for her all-round display

© PCB

Oct 12, 2013

Ed and Isobel Joyce with their awards, Dublin, October, 11, 2013

Ed and Isobel Joyce with their awards

© Cricket Ireland

Tournament Results
Eng Women v NZ Women at Savar (3) - Mar 21, 2014
Eng Women won by 8 wickets (with 64 balls remaining)
India Women v Ire. Women at Savar (4) - Mar 21, 2014
India Women won by 26 runs
Aus Women v WI Women at Savar (3) - Mar 21, 2014
WI Women won by 16 runs
Bdesh Wmn v SA Women at Savar (4) - Mar 21, 2014
SA Women won by 8 wickets (with 27 balls remaining)
Bdesh Wmn v Pak Women at Savar (3) - Mar 20, 2014
Pak Women won by 5 runs
Ire. Women v SL Women at Savar (4) - Mar 20, 2014
SL Women won by 49 runs
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