William Porterfield      

Full name William Thomas Stuart Porterfield

Born September 6, 1984, Londonderry

Current age 32 years 199 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 99 98 3 2975 119 31.31 4352 68.35 9 13 307 19 49 0
T20Is 56 54 6 1002 72 20.87 903 110.96 0 3 114 20 22 0
First-class 117 193 7 5729 186 30.80 12327 46.47 8 31 741 33 129 0
List A 218 215 7 6760 119 32.50 9302 72.67 11 38 726 57 108 0
Twenty20 162 159 16 3740 127* 26.15 3041 122.98 1 19 418 84 70 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
ODIs 99 - - - - - - - - - - - -
T20Is 56 - - - - - - - - - - - -
First-class 117 4 108 138 2 1/29 1/29 69.00 7.66 54.0 0 0 0
List A 218 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Twenty20 162 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Career statistics
ODI debut Scotland v Ireland at Ayr, Aug 5, 2006 scorecard
Last ODI Afghanistan v Ireland at Greater Noida, Mar 22, 2017 scorecard
ODI statistics
T20I debut Ireland v Scotland at Belfast, Aug 2, 2008 scorecard
Last T20I Afghanistan v Ireland at Greater Noida, Mar 12, 2017 scorecard
T20I statistics
First-class debut Ireland v Namibia at Dublin, May 17-20, 2006 scorecard
Last First-class Ireland v Hong Kong at Belfast, Aug 30-Sep 2, 2016 scorecard
List A debut United Arab Emirates v Ireland A at Abu Dhabi, Apr 22, 2006 scorecard
Last List A Afghanistan v Ireland at Greater Noida, Mar 22, 2017 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Warwickshire v Gloucestershire at Birmingham, Jun 22, 2008 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Afghanistan v Ireland at Greater Noida, Mar 12, 2017 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
6 Ireland v Afghanistan Greater Noida 22 Mar 2017 ODI # 3853
1 Ireland v Afghanistan Greater Noida 19 Mar 2017 ODI # 3852
45 Ireland v Afghanistan Greater Noida 17 Mar 2017 ODI # 3851
119 Ireland v Afghanistan Greater Noida 15 Mar 2017 ODI # 3850
16 Ireland v Afghanistan Greater Noida 12 Mar 2017 T20I # 601
22 Ireland v Afghanistan Greater Noida 10 Mar 2017 T20I # 600
39 Ireland v Afghanistan Greater Noida 8 Mar 2017 T20I # 599
76 Ireland v U.A.E. ICCA Dubai 4 Mar 2017 ODI # 3847
100 Ireland v U.A.E. ICCA Dubai 2 Mar 2017 ODI # 3844
9 Ireland v Afghanistan Dubai (DSC) 20 Jan 2017 T20I # 588
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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Mar 17, 2017

William Porterfield drives through the leg side, Afghanistan v Ireland, 2nd ODI, Greater Noida, March 17, 2017

William Porterfield drives through the leg side

© Associated Press

Mar 12, 2017

William Porterfield shapes for a reverse-sweep, Afghanistan v Ireland, 3rd T20I, Greater Noida, March 12, 2017

William Porterfield shapes for a reverse-sweep

© PTI

Mar 2, 2017

William Porterfield loses his stumps to a yorker from Zahoor Khan, Ireland v United Arab Emirates, 1st ODI, Dubai, March 2, 2017

William Porterfield loses his stumps to a yorker from Zahoor Khan

© Chris Whiteoak

Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2008

ICC Associate Player of the Year 2009

Results
Mountaineers v Tuskers at Mutare - Mar 30-Apr 2, 2011
Tuskers won by 18 runs
Rhinos v Rocks at Harare - Mar 27, 2011
Rocks won by 8 wickets (with 31 balls remaining)
Tuskers v Rocks at Harare - Mar 26, 2011
Rocks won by 9 wickets (with 117 balls remaining)
Mountaineers v Rhinos at Harare - Mar 25, 2011
Rhinos won by 116 runs
Tuskers v Rhinos at Bulawayo - Mar 4-7, 2011
Tuskers won by 177 runs
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