Tony Ura

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Tony Ura
Personal information
Full name Tony Pala Ura
Born (1989-10-15) 15 October 1989 (age 27)
Papua New Guinea
Batting style Right-handed
Role Wicket-keeper
International information
National side
Career statistics
Competition ODI T20I FC LA
Matches 8 4 4 23
Runs scored 163 50 147 383
Batting average 20.37 12.50 18.37 16.65
100s/50s 0/1 0/0 0/0 0/2
Top score 61 32 35 61
Balls bowled 6 18
Wickets 0 0
Bowling average
5 wickets in innings
10 wickets in match n/a n/a n/a
Best bowling
Catches/stumpings 7/– 0/– 4/– 9/–
Source: Cricinfo, 12 April 2017

Tony Ura (born 15 October 1989) is a Papua New Guinean cricketer. Ura is a right-handed batsman who fields as a wicket-keeper.

Having played age group cricket for Papua New Guinea Under-19s in the 2008 Under-19 World Cup and 2010 Under-19 World Cup,[1] he proceeded to be selected as a part of the Papua New Guinea squad for the 2011 World Cricket League Division Three, where he played 6 matches, helping them earn promotion to 2011 World Cricket League Division Two. It was in this competition that he made his List A debut against Bermuda. He played a further 5 List A matches in the competition, the last coming against Hong Kong.[2] In his 6 matches in the competition, he scored 92 runs at a batting average of 15.33, with a half century high score of 52.[3] This score came against Bermuda.[4]

He made his One Day International debut for Papua New Guinea on 8 November 2014 against Hong Kong in Australia.[5] He made his Twenty20 International debut for Papua New Guinea against Ireland in the 2015 ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier tournament on 15 July 2015.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Youth One-Day International Matches played by Tony Ura". CricketArchive. Retrieved 22 May 2011. 
  2. ^ "List A Matches played by Tony Ura". CricketArchive. Retrieved 22 May 2011. 
  3. ^ "List A Batting and Fielding For Each Team by Tony Ura". CricketArchive. Retrieved 22 May 2011. 
  4. ^ "List A Matches played by Tony Ura". CricketArchive. Retrieved 22 May 2011. 
  5. ^ "Hong Kong tour of Australia, 1st ODI: Papua New Guinea v Hong Kong at Townsville, Nov 8, 2014". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 8 November 2014. 
  6. ^ "ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier, 23rd Match, Group A: Ireland v Papua New Guinea at Belfast, Jul 15, 2015". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 15 July 2015. 

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