Peter Borren

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Peter Borren
Personal information
Full namePeter William Borren
Born (1983-08-21) 21 August 1983 (age 35)
Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand
BattingRight-handed
BowlingRight-arm medium
RoleAll-rounder
International information
National side
ODI debut (cap 25)4 July 2006 v Sri Lanka
Last ODI28 January 2014 v Canada
ODI shirt no.83
T20I debut (cap 1)2 August 2008 v Kenya
Last T20I18 January 2017 v Hong Kong
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
2011Central Districts
Career statistics
Competition ODI T20I FC LA
Matches 58 43 27 153
Runs scored 1,004 638 1,331 2,746
Batting average 22.31 19.33 27.16 23.67
100s/50s 0/5 0/1 2/5 2/12
Top score 96 57 109 115
Balls bowled 1,979 526 3,197 4,575
Wickets 46 18 41 106
Bowling average 35.21 33.50 40.29 36.67
5 wickets in innings 0 0 0 0
10 wickets in match 0 0 0 0
Best bowling 4/32 2/19 4/1 4/32
Catches/stumpings 28/0 28/0 40/0 72/0
Source: Cricinfo, 17 March 2018

Peter William Borren (born 21 August 1983) is a former Dutch international cricketer. He was the captain for Netherlands at international level, until he retired in April 2018.[1]

Early career[edit]

He played in the Under 19 World Cup in 2002 when he represented his native New Zealand alongside Ross Taylor and Jesse Ryder.

Domestic career[edit]

On June 24, 2015 he scored his debut List A century while playing against Papua New Guinea in the 2015–17 ICC World Cricket League Championship.[2]

He also represented Central Districts in the Ford Trophy 50 over competition in his native New Zealand.

International career[edit]

He made his debut with the Netherlands national cricket team in a One Day International against Sri Lanka on 4 July 2006, and is currently its captain. He also previously played for the Netherlands A team and Under-23 team.

His career highlights are the two wins against England at the 2009 and 2014 T20 World Cups respectively. He has won the Netherlands national competition with VRA Amsterdam 5 times in 12 years.

Peter Borren has the record for the worst career bowling strike rate in T20I history with 29.2 in his career.[3]

Borren holds the joint record for taking the most number of catches in a single T20I as a fielder (4) along with Darren Sammy, Ajinkya Rahane, Babar Hayat, Corey Anderson and Dinesh Chandimal. He too has taken the most number of catches for Netherlands in a single T20I.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Borren calls time on Netherlands career". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 18 April 2018.
  2. ^ "Borren ton leads Netherlands to 85-run win". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 24 June 2015.
  3. ^ "Records | Twenty20 Internationals | Bowling records | Worst career strike rate | ESPN Cricinfo". Cricinfo. Retrieved 2017-02-23.
  4. ^ "Records | Twenty20 Internationals | Fielding records | Most catches in an innings | ESPN Cricinfo". Cricinfo. Retrieved 2017-03-08.

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