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Player Profiles | Ireland Cricket Team

The three-match one-day international series between Ireland Men and England Men represents the first-ever fixtures as part of the ICC World Cup Super League – the new qualification system for the 2023 Cricket World Cup.

Series details

·      30 July: 1st ODI v England (day/night, starts 2pm)

·      1 August: 2nd ODI v England (day/night, starts 2pm)

·      4 August: 3rd ODI v England (day/night, starts 2pm)

 All three ODIs will be available to watch live on Sky Sports Cricket in Ireland/UK. Please check local guides for countries outside of this. BBC Sport will be providing Test Match Special commentary, BBC2 will provide TV highlights and BBC social media will feature video clips during play.

Player Profiles

The following player profiles are provided up-to-date as at 28 July 2020.

Andrew Balbirnie

Andrew Balbirnie
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ANDREW BALBIRNIE (Captain)

Age: 29

Squad number: 63

Role: Right-hand bat

ODI Debut: 2010

ODI caps: 67

Runs:1,910

Highest score: 145*

Bat average: 31.83

Strike rate: 75.49

 

Paul Stirling

Paul Stirling
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PAUL STIRLING (Vice-captain)

Age: 29

Squad number: 1

Role: Right-hand bat, Right off-spin

ODI Debut: 2008

ODI caps: 117

Runs:4,121

Highest score: 177

Bat average: 36.79

Strike rate: 86.75

 

Curtis Campher

Curtis Campher
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CURTIS CAMPHER

Age: 21

Squad number: 85

Role: Right-hand bat, Right-arm medium

ODI Debut: -

ODI caps: 0

Runs:-

Highest score: -

Bat average: -

Strike rate: -

 

Gareth Delany

Gareth Delany
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GARETH DELANY

Age: 23

Squad number: 64

Role: Right-hand bat, Right leg-spin

ODI Debut: 2020

ODI caps: 2

Runs:33

Highest score: 19

Bat average: 16.50

Strike rate: 64.70

Wickets: 0

Bowl average: -

 

Josh Little

Josh Little
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JOSH LITTLE

Age: 20

Squad number: 82

Role: Right-hand bat, Right fast-medium

ODI Debut: 2019

ODI caps: 4

Runs: 9

Highest score: 9

Bat average: 4.50

Strike rate: 112.50

Wickets: 5

Bowl average: 52.40

Best bowling: 4-45

 

Andrew McBrine

Andrew McBrine
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ANDREW McBRINE

Age: 27

Squad number: 35

Role: Right-hand bat, Right off-spin

ODI Debut: 2014

ODI caps: 45

Runs:296

Highest score: 79

Bat average: 16.44

Strike rate: 71.67

Wickets: 47

Bowl average: 34.38

Best bowling: 3-38

 

Barry McCarthy

Barry McCarthy
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BARRY McCARTHY

Age: 27

Squad number: 60

Role: Right-hand bat, Right-arm medium-fast

ODI Debut: 2016

ODI caps: 30

Runs:148

Highest score: 18

Bat average: 9.25

Strike rate: 59.91

Wickets: 55

Bowl average: 26.96

Best bowling: 5-46

 

Kevin O'Brien

Kevin O'Brien
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KEVIN O’BRIEN

Age: 36

Squad number: 22

Role: Right-hand bat, Right-arm medium

ODI Debut: 2006

ODI caps: 145

Runs:4,224

Highest score: 142

Bat average: 30.56

Strike rate: 89.07

Wickets: 113

Bowl average: 32.49

Best bowling: 4-13

 

William Porterfield

William Porterfield
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WILLIAM PORTERFIELD

Age: 35

Squad number: 6

Role: Left-hand bat

ODI Debut: 2006

ODI caps: 139

Runs: 4,091

Highest score: 139

Bat average: 30.75

Strike rate: 69.15

 

Boyd Rankin

Boyd Rankin
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BOYD RANKIN

Age: 36

Squad number: 30

Role: Right-hand bat, Right-arm fast-medium

ODI Debut: 2007

ODI caps: 75

Runs: 100

Highest score: 18*

Bat average: 7.69

Strike rate: 41.84

Wickets: 106

Bowl average: 27.87

Best bowling: 4-15

 

Simi Singh

Simi Singh
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SIMI SINGH

Age: 33

Squad number: 21

Role: Right-hand bat, Right-arm off-spin

ODI Debut: 2017

ODI caps: 18

Runs: 242

Highest score: 45

Bat average: 15.12

Strike rate: 58.73

Wickets: 18

Bowl average: 27.72

Best bowling: 3-15

 

Harry Tector

Harry Tector
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HARRY TECTOR

Age: 20

Squad number: 13

Role: Right-hand bat, Right-arm off-spin

ODI Debut: -

ODI caps: 0

Runs:-

Highest score: -

Bat average: -

Strike rate: -

 

Lorcan Tucker

Lorcan Tucker
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LORCAN TUCKER

Age: 23

Squad number: 3

Role: Right-hand bat, Wicketkeeper

ODI Debut: 2019

ODI caps: 8

Runs: 142

Highest score: 56

Bat average: 20.28

Strike rate: 72.44

 

Craig Young

Craig Young
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CRAIG YOUNG

Age: 30

Squad number: 44

Role: Right-hand bat, Right-arm fast-medium

ODI Debut: 2014

ODI caps: 14

Runs: 29

Highest score: 11*

Bat average: 5.80

Strike rate: 67.44

Wickets: 28

Bowl average: 22.14

Best bowling: 5-46