Ireland national under-19 cricket team

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Ireland
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Captain: Jack Tector
Coach: Ryan Eagleson
Colours: Green
Owner: Cricket Ireland
Founded: 1998
Manager: Brian O'Rourke

The Ireland Under-19 cricket team represents All-Ireland in Under-19 international cricket.

Ireland recently won the 2009 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup Qualifier which was held in Canada. The team gained victories over the U-19 teams of Hong Kong, Canada, Uganda, Sierra Leone, Vanuatu, the Netherlands and Afghanistan.

The team lost only one match to the United States. Ireland's performance in this tournament gained them qualification for the 2010 ICC Under-19 Cricket World Cup.

Ireland was added to the 2016 Under-19 Cricket World Cup on 6 January 2016, after Australian under-19s withdrew due to security concerns.[1] They announced their squad two days later.[2]

History[edit]

Current squad[edit]

The Ireland Under-19 squad selected for the 2016 Under-19 Cricket World Cup is:

Player Date of Birth Batting Bowling style
Jack Tector (c) (1996-09-02)2 September 1996 (aged 19) Right Right-arm off break
Rory Anders (1997-12-10)10 December 1997 (aged 18) Right Right-arm fast
Andrew Austin (1997-09-03)3 September 1997 (aged 18) Left
Varun Chopra (2000-02-01)1 February 2000 (aged 15) Right Right-arm leg break
Adam Dennison (1997-05-03)3 May 1997 (aged 18) Right
Stephen Doheny (1998-08-20)20 August 1998 (aged 17) Right
Aaron Gillespie (1997-03-13)13 March 1997 (aged 18)
Joshua Little (1999-11-01)1 November 1999 (aged 16) Right Left-arm fast
Gary McClintock (1997-01-01)1 January 1997 (aged 19) Right
William McClintock (1997-01-01)1 January 1997 (aged 19) Right Right-arm medium
Tom Stanton (1997-09-21)21 September 1997 (aged 18) Right Left-arm medium
Harry Tector (1999-11-06)6 November 1999 (aged 16) Right
Fiachra Tucker (1997-12-05)5 December 1997 (aged 18) Right
Lorcan Tucker (wk) (1996-09-10)10 September 1996 (aged 19) Right
Ben White (1998-08-29)29 August 1998 (aged 17) Right Right-arm leg break
Jack Rayner Template:Birth date and age15 Right Right-arm leg break

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ireland U-19s take Australia's spot". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 6 January 2016. 
  2. ^ "Ireland at full strength despite late call". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 8 January 2016. 

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