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Tony Ura      

Full name Tony Pala Ura

Born October 15, 1989, Papua New Guinea

Current age 28 years 34 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 10 10 0 230 61 23.00 319 72.10 0 1 22 3 7 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 6 6 0 99 32 16.50 87 113.79 0 0 13 1 0 0
First-class 5 10 0 225 75 22.50 415 54.21 0 1 19 3 5 0
List A 25 25 0 450 61 18.00 622 72.34 0 2 52 6 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 10 1 6 12 0 - - - 12.00 - 0 0 0
T20Is Insights on t20i 6 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 5 - - - - - - - - - - - -
List A 25 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 Papua New Guinea v Scotland at Port Moresby, Oct 8, 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 Papua New Guinea v Scotland at Port Moresby, Oct 1-4, 2017 scorecard
List A debut Bermuda v Papua New Guinea at ICCA Dubai, Apr 8, 2011 scorecard
Last List A Papua New Guinea v Scotland at Port Moresby, Oct 8, 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
25 P.N.G. v Scotland Port Moresby 8 Oct 2017 ODI # 3921 Insights on
42 P.N.G. v Scotland Port Moresby 6 Oct 2017 ODI # 3920 Insights on
3, 75 P.N.G. v Scotland Port Moresby 1 Oct 2017 FC
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
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

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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

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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

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