William Porterfield

  • World T20 Qualifiers: Ireland beat UAE by 21 runs in rain-marred tie 19-03-2014 10:52 PM

    Sylhet: Ireland bolstered their chances of making it to the Super-10 after a disciplined bowling effort helped them post a 21-run win over United Arab Emirates under the Duckworth-Lewis method in a rain-affected Group B qualifying match of the ICC World T20, here on Wednesday. Ireland's second victory in as...
  • As it happened: Ireland vs UAE, World Twenty Qualifiers 19-03-2014 06:43 PM

    (For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page) TOSS: Ireland opt to field against UAE. Playing XIs: Ireland: WTS Porterfield (capt), PR Stirling, EC Joyce, GC Wilson (wk), AD Poynter, KJ O'Brien, SR Thompson, MC Sorensen, AR Cusack, GH Dockrell, TJ Murtagh United Arab Emirates: Amjad Ali,...
  • Paul Stirling fifty helps Ireland seal three-wicket win over Zimbabwe 17-03-2014 07:31 PM

    Sylhet: Paul Stirling struck a blistering half-century to guide Ireland to a three-wicket win over Zimbabwe in a Qualifying Group B match of the ICC World T20 on Monday. Chasing a challenging 163 for five set by Zimbabwe, Stirling (60) and skipper William Porterfield (31) got Ireland off to a...
  • As it happened: World T20 Qualifiers, Ireland vs Zimbabwe 17-03-2014 02:10 PM

    For ball-by-ball commentary scroll down to the bottom of the page Toss: Ireland won the toss and have opted to bowl against Zimbabwe. Teams: Ireland: Porterfield, K O'Brien, Sorensen, Cusack, Stirling, Joyce, Wilson, Dockrell, Thompson, McBrine, Poynter Zimbabwe: Taylor, Masakadza, Sibanda, Chigumbura, Maruma, Raza, Utseya, Panyangara, Williams, Chatara, Kamungozi ...
  • Minnows chase dreams as World Twenty20 kicks off with qualifying phase 15-03-2014 11:01 AM

    Participation of the Associate nations in major ICC events has often triggered debates whether their presence takes the sheen off a contest, but step into their shoes and you realise how big an opportunity tournaments like the World Twenty20 present to these teams. But perhaps - in some corner, even...
  • ICC congratulates Ireland on 2015 WC qualification 10-07-2013 04:56 PM

    Dubai: The ICC on Wednesday congratulated Ireland for becoming the first associate team to qualify for the 2015 Cricket World Cup, saying they played "extremely well" and hoped the side will repeat their giant-killing performances of the 2007 and 2011 edition. Ireland became the first Affiliate side to qualify for...
  • Ireland, Netherlands lock horns to ensure berth in ICC WC 2015 06-07-2013 05:25 PM

    Dubai: Ireland and the Netherlands will lock horns in a double header of the ICC World Cricket League Championship (WCLC) to ensure their qualification for the 50-over World Cup in 2015. Ireland, who had topped on table with 17 points, will look forward to winning their matches against the 'Orange...
  • World T20, Aus vs Ire: as it happened 19-09-2012 02:45 PM

    ...
  • Cummins in awe of speed king Lee 24-06-2012 10:13 AM

    ...
  • Ireland-Australia tie washed out 23-06-2012 05:14 PM

    ...
  • Porterfield thankful at playing England 07-01-2012 10:10 AM

    ...