Ireland

Misbah

William Porterfield (captain)

Captain Porterfield is one Ireland’s most decorated player. He has scored ten centuries and played a vital part in Ireland’s upsets in 2007 and 2011 World Cup and traditional big teams Pakistan and England respectively.
Andrew-Balbirnie

Andrew Balbirnie

Balbirnie is an all-round player who has been facing problems in the Irish side.
Peter-Chase

Peter Chase

Chase is a seam bowler, who has performed well for English country Durham.

 

Alex Cusack

Alex Cusack

Australian born Alex Cusack has made performed well for his team with the bat and ball. He scored 47 for the team during the famous match against England.

 

George Dockrell

George Dockrell

The left arm spinner was reward the International Cricket Council (ICC) Associate Player of the Year in 2012.

 

Ed Joyce

Ed Joyce

Joyce arrived at the international cricket by playing for England. He has two one day centuries and nine half centuries to his name.

 

Andy McBrine

Andy McBrine

McBrine is a spinner, who has played only three ODIs for his country. He has two wickets to his name.

 

John Mooney

John Mooney

The attacking all-rounder played a crucial role in Ireland’s win over the English side in the 2011 edition of the World Cup. Aggressive batting and bowling variation makes him a key player for the Irish team.

 

Kevin O'Brien

Kevin O’Brien

O’Brien scored the fastest century in World Cup. He was the man who led the side to the team’s famous win over England.

 

Niall O'Brien

Niall O’Brien

The wicket-keeper batsman has scored 12 50s for his team including 72 runs when the team pulled stunning victory against Pakistan in the 2007 edition of the mega event.

 

Max Sorensen

Max Sorensen

South African born-Sorenson is a handy all-rounder for Ireland. He was selected in the team in place of Tim Murtagh.

 

Paul Stirling

Paul Stirling

Stirling has scored five ODI tons, six half-centuries and has taken 27 wickets for his team. He holds the record for the highest score by an Irish batsman as he made 134 runs off 177 balls against Canada.

 

Stuart Thompson

Stuart Thompson

He dismissed two batsmen and scored more than 30 runs in a match against West Indies last year.

 

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Gary Wilson

Ireland’s wicket-keeper batsman has an ODI century and seven fifties to his name. He has also led English county team Surrey in 2014.

 

Craig Young

Craig Young

Pacer Craig Young made his debut against Scotland. He is expected to be played instead of regular seamer Boyd Rankin, who left the team last year.