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William Porterfield      

Full name William Thomas Stuart Porterfield

Born September 6, 1984, Londonderry

Current age 30 years 326 days

Major teams Ireland, Gloucestershire, Ireland Under-19s, Marylebone Cricket Club, Marylebone Cricket Club Young Cricketers, Warwickshire

Playing role Opening batsman

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm offbreak

William Thomas Stuart Porterfield
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
ODIs 80 79 3 2419 112* 31.82 3628 66.67 7 11 245 17 40 0
T20Is 41 40 6 734 57* 21.58 674 108.90 0 2 86 14 16 0
First-class 112 185 7 5334 175 29.96 11592 46.01 7 29 693 31 124 0
List A 186 184 6 5765 112* 32.38 7993 72.12 8 34 606 54 91 0
Twenty20 134 133 14 3253 127* 27.33 2617 124.30 1 17 370 74 60 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 80 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 41 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 112 4 108 138 2 1/29 1/29 69.00 7.66 54.0 0 0 0
List A 186 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 134 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
ODI debut Scotland v Ireland at Ayr, Aug 5, 2006 scorecard
Last ODI Ireland v England at Dublin (Malahide), May 8, 2015 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Ireland v Scotland at Belfast, Aug 2, 2008 scorecard
Last T20I Ireland v Netherlands at Dublin (Malahide), Jul 25, 2015 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Ireland v Namibia at Dublin, May 17-20, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Ireland v United Arab Emirates at Dublin (Malahide), Jun 2-5, 2015 scorecard
List A debut United Arab Emirates v Ireland A at Abu Dhabi, Apr 22, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Ireland v England at Dublin (Malahide), May 8, 2015 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Warwickshire v Gloucestershire at Birmingham, Jun 22, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Ireland v Netherlands at Dublin (Malahide), Jul 25, 2015 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
4 Ireland v Netherlands Dublin (Malahide) 25 Jul 2015 T20I # 447
17 Ireland v Jersey Dublin (Malahide) 19 Jul 2015 T20
28 Ireland v Hong Kong Dublin (Malahide) 17 Jul 2015 T20I # 441
57* Ireland v P.N.G. Belfast 15 Jul 2015 T20I # 437
18* Ireland v Nepal Belfast 13 Jul 2015 T20I # 436
10 Ireland v U.S.A. Belfast 12 Jul 2015 T20
56* Ireland v Namibia Belfast 10 Jul 2015 T20
- Ireland v Oman Belfast 7 Jul 2015 Other T20
11* Warwickshire v Derbyshire Birmingham 3 Jul 2015 T20
62 Warwcks 2nd v Afghanistan Wormsley 29 Jun 2015 Other T20
Profile

While others - the likes of Morgan and Joyce and Rankin - have flirted with England, William Porterfield has remained an almost ever-present figure in Ireland's rise in international cricket. His country's top run-scorer in both ODI and T20I cricket, he could yet become Ireland's first Test captain.

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Jul 15, 2015

William Porterfield cuts during his unbeaten 57, Ireland v Papua New Guinea, World T20 Qualifier, Belfast, July 15, 2015

William Porterfield cuts during his unbeaten 57

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Jul 10, 2015

William Porterfield raises his bat after reaching fifty, Ireland v Namibia, World Twenty20 Qualifier, Belfast, July 10, 2015

William Porterfield raises his bat after reaching fifty

© Peter Della Penna

Jul 10, 2015

William Porterfield is congratulated by Andy Balbirnie after reaching his fifty, Ireland v Namibia, World Twenty20 Qualifier, Belfast, July 10, 2015

William Porterfield is congratulated by Andy Balbirnie after reaching his fifty

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2008

ICC Associate Player of the Year 2009

Tournament Results
Pakistan v Sri Lanka at Lord's - Jun 21, 2009
Pakistan won by 8 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)
Sri Lanka v West Indies at The Oval - Jun 19, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 57 runs
Pakistan v South Africa at Nottingham - Jun 18, 2009
Pakistan won by 7 runs
India v South Africa at Nottingham - Jun 16, 2009
South Africa won by 12 runs
New Zealand v Sri Lanka at Nottingham - Jun 16, 2009
Sri Lanka won by 48 runs
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