Isobel Joyce      

Full name Isobel Mary Helen Cecilia Joyce

Born July 25, 1983, Wicklow

Current age 33 years 5 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 39 38 2 737 56* 20.47 808 91.21 0 1 68 5 10 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 39 38 800 757 25 3/16 3/16 30.28 5.67 32.0 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 Australia Women v Ireland Women at Delhi, Mar 26, 2016 scorecard
T20I statistics
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
7 Ireland A Wm v Eng Acad Wmn Loughborough 11 Jun 2016 Other OD
0/30, 0 Ireland A Wm v Eng Acad Wmn Loughborough 9 Jun 2016 Other OD
8, 0/15 Ire. Women v Aus Women Delhi 26 Mar 2016 WT20I # 355
1/30, 22 Ire. Women v SA Women Chennai 23 Mar 2016 WT20I # 351
0/11, 24 Ire. Women v SL Women Mohali 20 Mar 2016 WT20I # 348
1/37, 28 Ire. Women v NZ Women Mohali 18 Mar 2016 WT20I # 344
16, 0/7 Ire. Women v Bdesh Wmn Bangalore 12 Mar 2016 Other T20
0/11, 28 Ire. Women v India Women Bangalore 10 Mar 2016 Other T20
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
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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Mar 18, 2016

Isobel Joyce plays a cut in her knock of 28, Ireland v New Zealand, Women's World T20 2016, Group A, Mohali, March 18, 2016

Isobel Joyce plays a cut in her knock of 28

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Mar 9, 2016

Team captains Shashikala Siriwardene, Mithali Raj, Isobel Joyce and Jahanara Alam pose with the Women's World T20 trophy, Bangalore, March 9, 2016

Team captains Shashikala Siriwardene, Mithali Raj, Isobel Joyce and Jahanara Alam pose with the trophy

© PTI

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

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Tournament Results
Eng Wn v NZ Women at Savar (3) - Mar 21, 2014
Eng Wn 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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