Second T20I – Ireland vs India at Dublin {M} on 29 Jun 18 – India won by 143 runs

KL Rahul and SK Raina posted 106 runs for the second wicket in this game to provide  the 14th occasion of Indian batsmen posting a three figure partnership in T20Is. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Partners Wkt Runs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 KL Rahul, RG Sharma 1 165 1 v Sri Lanka Indore 22 Dec 2017
2 S Dhawan, RG Sharma 1 160 1 v Ireland Dublin {M} 27 Jun 2018
3 S Dhawan, RG Sharma 1 158 1 v New Zealand Delhi 01 Nov 2017
4 V Kohli, RG Sharma 2 138 1 v South Africa Dharamsala 02 Oct 2015
5 G Gambhir, V Sehwag 1 136 1 v England Durban 19 Sep 2007
6 V Kohli, SK Raina 3 134 1 v Australia Adelaide 26 Jan 2016
7 V Kohli, MK Pandey 3 119 2 v Sri Lanka Colombo (RPS) 06 Sep 2017
8 MS Dhoni, KL Rahul 4 107 2 v West Indies Lauderhill 27 Aug 2016
9 V Kohli, RG Sharma 2 106 2 v West Indies Dhaka 23 Mar 2014
10 KL Rahul, SK Raina 2 106 1 v Ireland Dublin {M} 29 Jun 2018
11 Mandeep Singh, KL Rahul 1 103* 2 v Zimbabwe Harare 20 Jun 2016
12 MS Dhoni, Yuvraj Singh 5 102* 2 v Australia Rajkot 10 Oct 2013
13 SK Raina, RG Sharma 2 102 1 v Bangladesh Colombo (RPS) 14 Mar 2018
14 V Kohli, RG Sharma 2 100 2 v Bangladesh Dhaka 28 Mar 2014

It provides the fourth occasion for KL Rahul partnering a three figure partnership in T20Is. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Partners Wkt Runs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 KL Rahul, RG Sharma 1 165 1 v Sri Lanka Indore 22 Dec 2017
2 MS Dhoni, KL Rahul 4 107 2 v West Indies Lauderhill 27 Aug 2016
3 KL Rahul, SK Raina 2 106 1 v Ireland Dublin {M} 29 Jun 2018
4 Mandeep Singh, KL Rahul 1 103* 2 v Zimbabwe Harare 20 Jun 2016

It provides the third occasion for SK Raina partnering a three figure partnership in T20Is. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Partners Wkt Runs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 V Kohli, SK Raina 3 134 1 v Australia Adelaide 26 Jan 2016
2 KL Rahul, SK Raina 2 106 1 v Ireland Dublin {M} 29 Jun 2018
3 SK Raina, RG Sharma 2 102 1 v Bangladesh Colombo (RPS) 14 Mar 2018

It provides the  fifth occasion of Indian batsmen posting a three figure partnership for the second wicket  in T20Is. All such occasions are listed below

No Partners Wkt Runs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 V Kohli, RG Sharma 2 138 1 v South Africa Dharamsala 02 Oct 2015
2 V Kohli, RG Sharma 2 106 2 v West Indies Dhaka 23 Mar 2014
3 KL Rahul, SK Raina 2 106 1 v Ireland Dublin {M} 29 Jun 2018
4 SK Raina, RG Sharma 2 102 1 v Bangladesh Colombo (RPS) 14 Mar 2018
5 V Kohli, RG Sharma 2 100 2 v Bangladesh Dhaka 28 Mar 2014

India posted 213 for 4 in this game to provide the eleventh occasion of India posting a team total of 200 plus in T20Is. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Score Overs Inns Opposition Ground Match Date
1 260/5 20.0 1 v Sri Lanka Indore 22 Dec 2017
2 244/4 20.0 2 v West Indies Lauderhill 27 Aug 2016
3 218/4 20.0 1 v England Durban 19 Sep 2007
4 211/4 19.1 2 v Sri Lanka Mohali 12 Dec 2009
5 213/4 20.0 1 v Ireland Dublin (M) 29 Jun 2018
6 208/5 20.0 1 v Ireland Dublin (M) 27 Jun 2018
7 203/5 20.0 1 v South Africa Jo’burg 18 Feb 2018
8 202/4 19.4 2 v Australia Rajkot 10 Oct 2013
9 202/6 20.0 1 v England Bengaluru 01 Feb 2017
10 202/3 20.0 1 v New Zealand Delhi 01 Nov 2017
11 200/3 20.0 2 v Australia Sydney 31 Jan 2016

Ireland became the fourth opponent against whom India has posted a team total 200 plus runs in a T20I on two occasions. The following table lists all the four opponents.  The list is arranged in the descending order of the  team total

No Score Overs Inns Opposition Ground Match Date
1 202/4 19.4 2 v Australia Rajkot 10 Oct 2013
2 200/3 20.0 2 v Australia Sydney 31 Jan 2016
             
1 218/4 20.0 1 v England Durban 19 Sep 2007
2 202/6 20.0 1 v England Bengaluru 01 Feb 2017
             
1 213/4 20.0 1 v Ireland Dublin (M) 29 Jun 2018
2 208/5 20.0 1 v Ireland Dublin (M) 27 Jun 2018
             
1 260/5 20.0 1 v Sri Lanka Indore 22 Dec 2017
2 211/4 19.1 2 v Sri Lanka Mohali 12 Dec 2009

The following table lists the 13 occasions of a team winning a T20I game by 100 plus runs margin. India with this win of 143 runs shares the second place with Pakistan in the list of teams  which has won a T20I game by most runs margin

No Winner Margin Target Opposition Ground Match Date
1 Sri Lanka 172 runs 261 v Kenya Johannesburg 14 Sep 2007
2 Pakistan 143 runs 204 v West Indies Karachi 01 Apr 2018
3 India 143 runs 214 v Ireland Dublin (M) 29 Jun 2018
4 South Africa 130 runs 212 v Scotland The Oval 07 Jun 2009
5 New Zealand 119 runs 244 v West Indies Mount Maunganui 03 Jan 2018
6 England 116 runs 197 v Afghanistan Colombo (RPS) 21 Sep 2012
7 Scotland 115 runs 222 v Netherlands Amstelveen 20 Jun 2018
8 Zimbabwe 109 runs 185 v Canada King City (NW) 13 Oct 2008
9 Afghanistan 106 runs 163 v Kenya Sharjah 30 Sep 2013
10 Pakistan 103 runs 184 v New Zealand Christchurch 30 Dec 2010
11 Netherlands 103 runs 173 v Nepal Amstelveen 01 Jul 2015
12 Pakistan 102 runs 204 v Bangladesh Karachi 20 Apr 2008
13 England 100 runs 180 v Australia Southampton 13 Jun 2005

India’s win by 143 runs in this game provides its first win by 100 plus  runs margin and  thus represent its largest victory margin in terms of runs in T20Is. Its previous largest victory margin in terms of runs was its 93 runs victory against Sri Lanka at Cuttack on 20 Dec 17.

India’s win by 143 runs in this game provides its tenth win by 50 plus runs margin in T20Is. All such occasions are tabulated below.

No Winner Margin Target Opposition Ground Match Date
1 India 143 runs 214 v Ireland Dublin (M) 29 Jun 2018
2 India 93 runs 181 v Sri Lanka Cuttack 20 Dec 2017
3 India 90 runs 171 v England Colombo (RPS) 23 Sep 2012
4 India 88 runs 261 v Sri Lanka Indore 22 Dec 2017
5 India 76 runs 209 v Ireland Dublin (M) 27 Jun 2018
6 India 75 runs 203 v England Bengaluru 01 Feb 2017
7 India 73 runs 160 v Australia Dhaka 30 Mar 2014
8 India 69 runs 197 v Sri Lanka Ranchi 12 Feb 2016
9 India 54 runs 179 v Zimbabwe Harare 17 Jul 2015
10 India 53 runs 203 v New Zealand Delhi 01 Nov 2017

Ireland was dismissed sll out for 70 in this game to provide the 67th occasion of a team dismissed all out for a total less than 100 runs in the history of T20 Internationals. It also  provides the third occasion of Ireland dismissed for a total less than 100 runs in T20Is. All such occasions are listed below

No Team Score Overs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 Ireland 68 16.4 2 v West Indies Providence 30 Apr 2010
2 Ireland 70 12.3 2 v India Dublin (M) 29 Jun 2018
3 Ireland 71 13.2 1 v Afghanistan Dubai (DSC) 20 Jan 2017

Ireland was dismissed sll out for 70 in this game to provide the its second lowest team total in T20Is. Its lowest total is 68 against West Indies at Providence  on 30 Apr 10

No Team Score Overs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 Ireland 68 16.4 2 v West Indies Providence 30 Apr 2010
2 Ireland 70 12.3 2 v India Dublin (M) 29 Jun 2018

KL Rahul {70} and SK Raina {69} scored fifties in  this  game  to  provide  the 77th and 78th occasion of Indian batsmen scoring fifties in T20I. KL Rahul’s 70 in this game was his fifth fifty and SK Raina’s 69 was   his sixth fifty. The following table lists the fifties scored in T20Is by these two batsmen

No Player Runs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 KL Rahul 110* 2 v West Indies Lauderhill 27 Aug 2016
2 KL Rahul 71 1 v England Nagpur 29 Jan 2017
3 KL Rahul 61 1 v Sri Lanka Cuttack 20 Dec 2017
4 KL Rahul 89 1 v Sri Lanka Indore 22 Dec 2017
5 KL Rahul 70 1 v Ireland Dublin (M) 29 Jun 2018
             
1 SK Raina 61* 1 v New Zealand Christchurch 25 Feb 2009
2 SK Raina 101 1 v South Africa Gros Islet 02 May 2010
3 SK Raina 63 1 v Sri Lanka Gros Islet 11 May 2010
4 SK Raina 72* 2 v Zimbabwe Harare 13 Jun 2010
5 SK Raina 63 1 v England Bengaluru 01 Feb 2017
6 SK Raina 69 1 v Ireland Dublin (M) 29 Jun 2018

India carved its 63rd win in T20Is by winning this game, while Ireland lost its 33rd game in T20Is. India and Ireland have  played  101 and 67 T20I game respectively as at the end of this game.

KJ O”Brien collected his ninth duck in T20Is when he failed to score  in this game. He now shares the second place for most ducks by a batsman in T20Is with LJ Wright of England who has  also scored nine  ducks in T20Is. TM Dilshan wth ten  ducks to his credit owns the record for  most ducks in T20Is.

Two bowlers capturing four or more wickets in the same game in the history of Twenty20 Internationals

PKD Chase of Ireland and Kuldeep Yadav of India captured 4 for 35 and 4 for 21 in the  first  T20I at Dublin {M} on 27 Jun 18 to provide the tenth occasion of two bowlers capturing four or more wickets in the same game. All such occasions are tabulated below.

No No Player O M R W Inns Team Oppn Ground Start Date
1 1 Umar Gul 4.0 0 25 4 2 Pak Sco Durban 12 Sep 2007
  2 Shahid Afridi 4.0 0 19 4 2 Pak Sco Durban 12 Sep 2007
                       
2 1 Umar Gul 3.0 0 13 4 1 Pak Srl King City (NW) 11 Oct 2008
  2 K Weeraratne 4.0 0 19 4 2 Srl Pak King City (NW) 11 Oct 2008
                       
3 1 Mudassar Bukhari 3.4 0 33 4 1 Net Ken Abu Dhabi 11 Feb 2010
  2 PM Seelaar 4.0 0 19 4 1 Net Ken Abu Dhabi 11 Feb 2010
                       
4 1 SJ Benn 4.0 2 6 4 1 Win Zim Port of Spain 28 Feb 2010
  2 DJG Sammy 3.5 0 26 5 1 Win Zim Port of Spain 28 Feb 2010
                       
5 1 CK Langeveldt 4.0 0 19 4 1 RSA Pak Gros Islet 10 May 2010
  2 Saeed Ajmal 4.0 0 26 4 2 Pak RSA Gros Islet 10 May 2010
                       
6 1 Ahsan Malik 4.0 0 19 5 1 Net RSA Chittagong 27 Mar 2014
  2 Imran Tahir 4.0 0 21 4 2 RSA Net Chittagong 27 Mar 2014
                       
7 1 Haseeb Amjad 4.0 0 16 4 1 HKG Nep Belfast 15 Jul 2015
  2 B Regmi 4.0 0 16 4 2 Nep HKG Belfast 15 Jul 2015
                       
8 1 PADLR Sandakan 4.0 0 23 4 1 Srl RSA Johannesburg 22 Jan 2017
  2 L Ngidi 4.0 0 19 4 2 RSA Srl Johannesburg 22 Jan 2017
                       
9 1 BJ McCarthy 4.0 0 33 4 1 Ire Afg Greater Noida 10 Mar 2017
  2 Rashid Khan 2.0 1 3 5 2 Afg Ire Greater Noida 10 Mar 2017
                       
10 1 PKD Chase 4.0 0 35 4 1 Ire Ind Dublin (M) 27 Jun 2018
  2 Kuldeep Yadav 4.0 1 21 4 2 Ind Ire Dublin (M) 27 Jun 2018

PKD Chase of Ireland and Kuldeep Yadav of India captured 4 for 35 and 4 for 21 in the  first  T20I at Dublin {M} on 27 Jun 18 to provide the seventh occasion of rival bowlers capturing four or more wickets in the same game. All such occasions are tabulated below.

No No Player O M R W Inns Team Oppn Ground Start Date
1 1 Umar Gul 3.0 0 13 4 1 Pak Srl King City (NW) 11 Oct 2008
  2 K Weeraratne 4.0 0 19 4 2 Srl Pak King City (NW) 11 Oct 2008
                       
2 1 CK Langeveldt 4.0 0 19 4 1 RSA Pak Gros Islet 10 May 2010
  2 Saeed Ajmal 4.0 0 26 4 2 Pak RSA Gros Islet 10 May 2010
                       
3 1 Ahsan Malik 4.0 0 19 5 1 Net RSA Chittagong 27 Mar 2014
  2 Imran Tahir 4.0 0 21 4 2 RSA Net Chittagong 27 Mar 2014
                       
4 1 Haseeb Amjad 4.0 0 16 4 1 HKG Nep Belfast 15 Jul 2015
  2 B Regmi 4.0 0 16 4 2 Nep HKG Belfast 15 Jul 2015
                       
5 1 PADLR Sandakan 4.0 0 23 4 1 Srl RSA Johannesburg 22 Jan 2017
  2 L Ngidi 4.0 0 19 4 2 RSA Srl Johannesburg 22 Jan 2017
                       
6 1 BJ McCarthy 4.0 0 33 4 1 Ire Afg Greater Noida 10 Mar 2017
  2 Rashid Khan 2.0 1 3 5 2 Afg Ire Greater Noida 10 Mar 2017
                       
7 1 PKD Chase 4.0 0 35 4 1 Ire Ind Dublin (M) 27 Jun 2018
  2 Kuldeep Yadav 4.0 1 21 4 2 Ind Ire Dublin (M) 27 Jun 2018

 

England vs Australia – Only T20I – at Birmingham – England won  by  28 runs

England posted a total  of 221 for 5 in this game to provide the seventh occasion of England posting a total of 200 plus runs in T20Is. All such occasions are listed below

No Team Score Overs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 England 200/6 20.0 2 v India Durban 19 Sep 2007
2 England 202/6 20.0 1 v South Africa Johannesburg 13 Nov 2009
3 England 214/7 20.0 1 v New Zealand Auckland 09 Feb 2013
4 England 209/6 20.0 2 v Australia Southampton 29 Aug 2013
5 England 200/9 20.0 2 v Australia Hobart 29 Jan 2014
6 England 230/8 19.4 2 v South Africa Mumbai 18 Mar 2016
7 England 221/5 20.0 1 v Australia Birmingham 27 Jun 2018

It also provides the third occasion of England posting a total in excess of 200 plus runs against Australia in T20Is. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Team Score Overs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 England 209/6 20.0 2 v Australia Southampton 29 Aug 2013
2 England 200/9 20.0 2 v Australia Hobart 29 Jan 2014
3 England 221/5 20.0 1 v Australia Birmingham 27 Jun 2018

England’s 221 for 5 in this game represent its highest team total in T20Is. The previous best was 209 for 6 at Southampton on 29 Aus 13

No Team Score Overs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 England 221/5 20.0 1 v Australia Birmingham 27 Jun 2018
2 England 209/6 20.0 2 v Australia Southampton 29 Aug 2013

England’s 221 for 5 in this game represent its second best total in T20Is. It best total is 230 for 8 against South Africa at Mumbai on 18 Mar 16

No Team Score Overs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 England 230/8 19.4 2 v South Africa Mumbai 18 Mar 2016
2 England 221/5 20.0 1 v Australia Birmingham 27 Jun 2018

JC Buttler scored 61 in this game to provide the 85th occasion of a wicket keeper batsman scoring a fifty in T20Is. It also provides the tenth occasion of an England wicket keeper batsman scoring a fifty in T20Is. It also provides  the 82nd occasion of a wicket keeper batsman scoring a half century in T20Is.

JC Buttler became the second England wicket keeper batsman to score a fifty against Australia in T20Is. Prior to this C Kieswetter had scored 63 at Bridgetown on 16 May 10.

AJ Finch scored 84 in this game to provide the 111th occasion of a captain scoring a fifty in T20Is. It also provides the 107th occasion of a captain scoring a half century in T20Is.

It also provides the 12th occasion of an Australian captain scoring a fifty in T20Is. It also provides the eleventh occasion of an Australian captain scoring a half century in T20Is. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Player Runs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 SR Watson 124* 1 v India Sydney 31 Jan 2016
2 RT Ponting 98* 1 v New Zealand Auckland 17 Feb 2005
3 SPD Smith 90 2 v England Cardiff 31 Aug 2015
4 AJ Finch 84 2 v England Birmingham 27 Jun 2018
5 RT Ponting 76 1 v India Mumbai (BS) 20 Oct 2007
6 AJ Finch 74 2 v India Melbourne 29 Jan 2016
7 MJ Clarke 67 2 v New Zealand Christchurch 28 Feb 2010
8 GJ Bailey 63 2 v West Indies Colombo (RPS) 05 Oct 2012
9 SPD Smith 61* 1 v Pakistan Mohali 25 Mar 2016
10 GJ Bailey 60* 2 v England Melbourne 31 Jan 2014
11 DA Warner 59 2 v New Zealand Auckland 16 Feb 2018
12 AJ Finch 53 1 v Sri Lanka Adelaide 22 Feb 2017

It also provides the third occasion of an Australian captain scoring a half century against in T20Is. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Player Runs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 SPD Smith 90 2 v England Cardiff 31 Aug 2015
2 AJ Finch 84 2 v England Birmingham 27 Jun 2018
3 GJ Bailey 60* 2 v England Melbourne 31 Jan 2014

AJ Finch’s 84 in this game represent his third fifty as Australian captain in T20Is. He now  owns the record for most fifties by an Australian captain in T20Is. Other captains to score two fifties are – GJ Bailey, RT Ponting and SPD Smith

No Player Runs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 AJ Finch 84 2 v England Birmingham 27 Jun 2018
2 AJ Finch 74 2 v India Melbourne 29 Jan 2016
3 AJ Finch 53 1 v Sri Lanka Adelaide 22 Feb 2017
             
1 GJ Bailey 63 2 v West Indies Colombo (RPS) 05 Oct 2012
2 GJ Bailey 60* 2 v England Melbourne 31 Jan 2014
             
1 RT Ponting 98* 1 v New Zealand Auckland 17 Feb 2005
2 RT Ponting 76 1 v India Mumbai (BS) 20 Oct 2007
             
1 SPD Smith 90 2 v England Cardiff 31 Aug 2015
2 SPD Smith 61* 1 v Pakistan Mohali 25 Mar 2016

AJ Finch’s 84 in this game represent his highest score as Australian captain in T20Is. Previous best was  his 74 against  India at Melbourne on 29 Jan 16

No Player Runs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 AJ Finch 84 2 v England Birmingham 27 Jun 2018
2 AJ Finch 74 2 v India Melbourne 29 Jan 2016
3 AJ Finch 53 1 v Sri Lanka Adelaide 22 Feb 2017

AJ Finch’s 84 in this game was in a losing cause to provide the  48th occasion of a captain’s fifty going in vain in the history of T20Is. It also provides the sixth occasion of Australian captain’s fifty going in vain in T20Is. All such occasions are listed below

No Player Runs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 RT Ponting 76 1 v India Mumbai (BS) 20 Oct 2007
2 GJ Bailey 63 2 v West Indies Colombo (RPS) 05 Oct 2012
3 SPD Smith 90 2 v England Cardiff 31 Aug 2015
4 AJ Finch 74 2 v India Melbourne 29 Jan 2016
5 SR Watson 124* 1 v India Sydney 31 Jan 2016
6 AJ Finch 84 2 v England Birmingham 27 Jun 2018

It also provides the sixth occasion of Australian captain’s fifty going in vain against England in T20Is. Both such occasions are listed below

No Player Runs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 SPD Smith 90 2 v England Cardiff 31 Aug 2015
2 AJ Finch 84 2 v England Birmingham 27 Jun 2018

England won this game by 28 runs to provide the 48th occasion of England winning a T20I game. It also provides England’s sixth win against Australia in T20Is

Australia lost this game by 28 runs to provide the 45th occasion of Australia losing a T20I game. It also provides the sixth occasion of Australia losing a T20I against England

First T20I – Ireland vs India at Dublin {M} – India won by 76 runs  

India became the seventh team to play 100 T20Is. Others are – Pakistan {128), New Zealand {111}, Sri Lanka {108}, South Africa {103}, Australia {100} and England {100}

India posted  208 for 5 in this game to provide the tenth occasion of India posting a total of 200 plus in T20Is. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Score Overs Inns Opposition Ground Match Date
1 260/5 20.0 1 v Sri Lanka Indore 22 Dec 2017
2 244/4 20.0 2 v West Indies Lauderhill 27 Aug 2016
3 218/4 20.0 1 v England Durban 19 Sep 2007
4 211/4 19.1 2 v Sri Lanka Mohali 12 Dec 2009
5 208/5 20.0 1 v Ireland Dublin (M) 27 Jun 2018
6 203/5 20.0 1 v South Africa Jo’burg 18 Feb 2018
7 202/4 19.4 2 v Australia Rajkot 10 Oct 2013
8 202/6 20.0 1 v England Bengaluru 01 Feb 2017
9 202/3 20.0 1 v New Zealand Delhi 01 Nov 2017
10 200/3 20.0 2 v Australia Sydney 31 Jan 2016

India became the second team to post a total of 200 plus runs against Ireland in T20Is. Prior to this, Afghanistan had posted 233 for 8 at Greater Noida on 12 Mar 17

India’s 208 for 5 in  this game  is  its highest team total  against Ireland in T20Is. Its previous best was 113 for 2 at Nottingham on 10 Jun 09.

S Dhawan and RG Sharma posted 160 runs  for the first  wicket in this game to provide  the 122nd occasion of batsmen posting a three figure partnership in T20Is. It also provides the 47th occasion of batsmen posting a three figure partnership fo the first wicket in T20Is.

S Dhawan and RG Sharma posted 160 runs for the first  wicket in this game to provide  the 13th  occasion of batsmen posting a three figure partnership in T20Is. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Partners Wkt Runs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 KL Rahul, RG Sharma 1 165 1 v Sri Lanka Indore 22 Dec 2017
2 S Dhawan, RG Sharma 1 160 1 v Ireland Dublin {M} 27 Jun 2018
3 S Dhawan, RG Sharma 1 158 1 v New Zealand Delhi 01 Nov 2017
4 V Kohli, RG Sharma 2 138 1 v South Africa Dharamsala 02 Oct 2015
5 G Gambhir, V Sehwag 1 136 1 v England Durban 19 Sep 2007
6 V Kohli, SK Raina 3 134 1 v Australia Adelaide 26 Jan 2016
7 V Kohli, MK Pandey 3 119 2 v Sri Lanka Colombo (RPS) 06 Sep 2017
8 MS Dhoni, KL Rahul 4 107 2 v West Indies Lauderhill 27 Aug 2016
9 V Kohli, RG Sharma 2 106 2 v West Indies Dhaka 23 Mar 2014
10 Mandeep Singh, KL Rahul 1 103* 2 v Zimbabwe Harare 20 Jun 2016
11 MS Dhoni, Yuvraj Singh 5 102* 2 v Australia Rajkot 10 Oct 2013
12 SK Raina, RG Sharma 2 102 1 v Bangladesh Colombo (RPS) 14 Mar 2018
13 V Kohli, RG Sharma 2 100 2 v Bangladesh Dhaka 28 Mar 2014

It also provides the fifth occasion of Indian batsmen posting a three figure partnership fo the first wicket in T20Is. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Partners Wkt Runs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 KL Rahul, RG Sharma 1 165 1 v Sri Lanka Indore 22 Dec 2017
2 S Dhawan, RG Sharma 1 160 1 v Ireland Dublin {M} 27 Jun 2018
3 S Dhawan, RG Sharma 1 158 1 v New Zealand Delhi 01 Nov 2017
4 G Gambhir, V Sehwag 1 136 1 v England Durban 19 Sep 2007
5 Mandeep Singh, KL Rahul 1 103* 2 v Zimbabwe Harare 20 Jun 2016

RG Sharma has partnered seven three figure partnerships out of the 13 posted by Indian batsman. He has partnered three three figure partnerships for the first wicket and four for the second wicket. The following table lists the three figure partnerships partnered by RG Sharma

No Partners Wkt Runs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 KL Rahul, RG Sharma 1 165 1 v Sri Lanka Indore 22 Dec 2017
2 S Dhawan, RG Sharma 1 160 1 v Ireland Dublin {M} 27 Jun 2018
3 S Dhawan, RG Sharma 1 158 1 v New Zealand Delhi 01 Nov 2017
4 V Kohli, RG Sharma 2 138 1 v South Africa Dharamsala 02 Oct 2015
5 V Kohli, RG Sharma 2 106 2 v West Indies Dhaka 23 Mar 2014
6 SK Raina, RG Sharma 2 102 1 v Bangladesh Colombo (RPS) 14 Mar 2018
7 V Kohli, RG Sharma 2 100 2 v Bangladesh Dhaka 28 Mar 2014

S Dhawan and RG Sharma posted 160 runs for the first  wicket in this game to provide  the sixth occasion of batsmen posting 160 plus runs partnerships in the history of T20Is. All such occasions are listed below.

No Partners Wkt Runs Inns Team Oppn Ground Start Date
1 MJ Guptill/KS Williamson 1 171* 2 NZl Pak Hamilton 17 Jan 2016
2 LE Bosman/GC Smith 1 170 1 RSA Eng Centurion 15 Nov 2009
3 MJayawardene/KCSangakkara 2 166 1 Srl Win Bridgetown 07 May 2010
4 KL Rahul/RG Sharma 1 165 1 Ind Srl Indore 22 Dec 2017
5 GJ Maxwell/DAWarner 4 161 2 Aus RSA Johannesburg 06 Mar 2016
6 S Dhawan/RG Sharma 1 160 1 Ind Ire Dublin (M) 27 Jun 2018

S Dhawan and RG Sharma posted 160 runs for the first  wicket in this game to provide  the fourth occasion of batsmen posting 160 plus runs partnerships for the first wicket in the history of T20Is. All such occasions are listed below.

No Partners Wkt Runs Inns Team Oppn Ground Start Date
1 MJ Guptill/KS Williamson 1 171* 2 NZl Pak Hamilton 17 Jan 2016
2 LE Bosman/GC Smith 1 170 1 RSA Eng Centurion 15 Nov 2009
3 KL Rahul/RG Sharma 1 165 1 Ind Srl Indore 22 Dec 2017
4 S Dhawan/RG Sharma 1 160 1 Ind Ire Dublin (M) 27 Jun 2018

S Dhawan and RG Sharma posted 160 runs for the first  wicket in this game to provide  the second Indian occasion of batsmen posting 160 plus runs partnerships in the history of T20Is. Both such occasions are listed below. It is  interesting to note that these two partnerships are for the first wicket.

No Partners Wkt Runs Inns Team Oppn Ground Start Date
1 KL Rahul/RG Sharma 1 165 1 Ind Srl Indore 22 Dec 2017
2 S Dhawan/RG Sharma 1 160 1 Ind Ire Dublin (M) 27 Jun 2018

SR Thompson of Ireland took three catches in Indian innings to provide the 67th occasion of a fieldsman other than the wicket keeper taking three or more catches in an innings. It also provides the fifth occasion of an Ireland fieldsman taking three catches in an innings. All such occasions are tabulated below.

No Player Ct Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 DT Johnston 3 1 v Kenya Mombasa 22 Feb 2012
2 PR Stirling 3 2 v Afghanistan Abu Dhabi 30 Nov 2013
3 GH Dockrell 3 2 v Scotland Dubai (DSC) 20 Jan 2017
4 GH Dockrell 3 1 v Afghanistan Greater Noida 12 Mar 2017
5 SR Thompson 3 1 v India Dublin (M) 27 Jun 2018

RG Sharma scored 97 in this game to provide the 28th occasion of a batsman scoring ninety in an innings in the history of T20Is. It also provides the third occasion of an Indian batsman scoring a ninety in an innings in T20Is

No Player Runs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 V Kohli 90* 1 v Australia Adelaide 26 Jan 2016
2 S Dhawan 90 1 v Sri Lanka Colombo (RPS) 06 Mar 2018
3 RG Sharma 97 1 v Ireland Dublin (M 27 Jun 2018

RG Sharma scored 97 in this game to provide the 19th occasion of an opening batsman scoring ninety in an innings in the history of T20Is. It also provides the second occasion of an Indian batsman scoring a ninety in an innings in T20Is

No Player Runs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 S Dhawan 90 1 v Sri Lanka Colombo (RPS) 06 Mar 2018
2 RG Sharma 97 1 v Ireland Dublin (M 27 Jun 2018

RG Sharma {97} and S Dhawan {74} scored fifties in this game to provide the 35th occasion of both the openers scoring fifties in an in the history of T20Is. It also provides the fourth such occasion by Indian batsmen.

RG Sharma {97} and S Dhawan {74} scored half centuries in this game to provide the 31st occasion of both the openers scoring fifties in an in the history of T20Is. It also provides the third such occasion by Indian batsmen.

PKD Chase of Ireland captured four for 35 in this game to provide the ninth occasion of an Ireland bowler capturing four wickets in T20I. All such occasions are listed below.

No Player O M R W Opposition Ground Match Date
1 AR Cusack 4.0 1 11 4 v West Indies Kingston 21 Feb 2014
2 J Mulder 4.0 0 16 4 v Scotland Dubai (DSC) 20 Jan 2017
3 AR Cusack 3.0 0 18 4 v Sri Lanka Lord’s 14 Jun 2009
4 GH Dockrell 3.3 0 20 4 v Netherlands Dubai (DSC) 13 Feb 2010
5 AR Cusack 4.0 0 21 4 v Scotland Belfast 02 Aug 2008
6 DT Johnston 4.0 1 22 4 v Afghanistan Colombo (PSS) 01 Feb 2010
7 BJ McCarthy 4.0 0 33 4 v Afghanistan Greater Noida 10 Mar 2017
8 KJ O’Brien 4.0 0 45 4 v Afghanistan Greater Noida 12 Mar 2017
9 PKD Chase 4.0 0 35 4 v India Dublin {M} 27 Jun 2018

PKD Chase became the  tenth bowler to capture  four wickets against India in T20Is. The performance of these ten bowlers is shown below.

No Player O M R W Inns Team Oppn Ground Start Date
1 Mohammad Asif 4.0 0 18 4 1 Pak Ind Durban 14 Sep 2007
2 DL Vettori 4.0 0 20 4 2 NZl Ind Johannesburg 16 Sep 2007
3 DJ Bravo 4.0 0 38 4 1 Win Ind Lord’s 12 Jun 2009
4 DJG Sammy 4.0 0 16 4 1 Win Ind Port of Spain 04 Jun 2011
5 JW Dernbach 3.4 0 22 4 1 Eng Ind Manchester 31 Aug 2011
6 Umar Gul 4.0 0 37 4 1 Pak Ind Ahmedabad 28 Dec 2012
7 MJ Santner 4.0 0 11 4 2 NZl Ind Nagpur 15 Mar 2016
8 JP Behrendorff 4.0 0 21 4 1 Aus Ind Guwahati 10 Oct 2017
9 TA Boult 4.0 0 34 4 2 NZl Ind Rajkot 04 Nov 2017
10 PKD Chase 4.0 0 35 4 1 Ire Ind Dublin (M) 27 Jun 2018

MS Dhoni became the third batsman in the history of T20Is to appear in 90 plus games. Today’s game against Ireland will be his 90th game. Others to appear in 90 plus T20Is are – Shahid Afridi {99} and Shoaib Malik {98}

MS Dhoni  became the first wicket keeper batsman in the history of T20Is to appear in 90 plus games. Today’s game against Ireland will be his 90th game as wicket keeper batsman

RG Sharma has played 79 games prior to the game against Ireland.  Today’s game will be his 80th game. He became the second Indian batsman to appear in 80 plus T20Is after MS Dhoni. RG Sharma will become the eighth cricketer to appear in 80 plus T20Is. Others are – Shahid Afridi {99}, Shoaib Malik {98}, MS Dhoni {90}, Umar Akmal {82}, Mohammad  Hafeez {81}, LRPL Taylor {81} and TM Dilshan {80}

RG Sharma’s run aggregate in T20Is read 1949 at the end of this game. He became the sixth batsman in the history of T20Is to total 1900 plus runs. Others are – MJ Guptil {2271}, BB McCullum {2140}, Shoaid Malik {1989}, V Kohli {1983} and Mohammad Shazad {1906}.

RG Sharma’s boundary fours aggregate read 175 at the end of this  game. He became the seventh batsman in the history of T20Is to score 175 plus boundary fours. Others are – TM Dilshan {223], Mohammad Shaszad {216}, V Kohli {210}, MJ Guptil {200}, BB McCullum {199} and Mohammad Hafeez {178}

RG Sharma’s boundary sixes aggregate read 83 the end of this  game. He became the fifth batsman in the history of T20Is to score 80 plus boundary sixes. Others are – CH Gayle {103}, MJ Guptil {103}, BB McCullum {91} and SR Watson {83}. RG Sharma owns the record for most boundary sixes by a batsman in T20Is.

V Kohli scored a duck in this game to provide the 80th occasion of a captain scoring a duck in the history of T20Is. It also provides the third occasion of an Indian captain scoring a duck  in T20Is. Other two occasions are – V Kohli against Australia at Guwahati  on 10 Oct 2017 and RG Sharma against Sri Lanka at Col-RPS on 06  Mar 18

V Kohli’s two ducks as captain provides the 21st occasion of a captain scoring two or more ducks in the history of T20Is. He became the first Indian captain to collect two ducks in T20Is.

Yadav captured four for 21  in this game to provide the occasion of an Indian bowler capturing four or more wickets in T20Is. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Player O M R W Opposition Ground Match Date
1 YS Chahal 4.0 0 25 6 v England Bengaluru 1 Feb 2017
2 B Kumar 4.0 0 24 5 v South Africa Johannesburg 18 Feb 2018
3 R Ashwin 4.0 1 8 4 v Sri Lanka Visakhapatnam 14 Feb 2016
4 BB Sran 4.0 0 10 4 v Zimbabwe Harare 20 Jun 2016
5 R Ashwin 3.2 0 11 4 v Australia Dhaka 30 Mar 2014
6 Harbhajan Singh 4.0 2 12 4 v England Colombo (RPS) 23 Sep 2012
7 RP Singh 4.0 0 13 4 v South Africa Durban 20 Sep 2007
8 Z Khan 3.0 0 19 4 v Ireland Nottingham 10 Jun 2009
9 AB Dinda 3.0 1 19 4 v Sri Lanka Pallekele 07 Aug 2012
10 PP Ojha 4.0 0 21 4 v Bangladesh Nottingham 06 Jun 2009
11 K Yadav 4.0 1 21 4 v Ireland Dublin (Malahide) 27 Jun 2018
12 YS Chahal 4.0 0 23 4 v Sri Lanka Cuttack 20 Dec 2017
13 SN Thakur 4.0 0 27 4 v Sri Lanka Colombo (RPS) 12 Mar 2018
15 YS Chahal 4.0 0 52 4 v Sri Lanka Indore 22 Dec 2017

PKD Chase of Ireland captured four for 35 for Ireland and K Yadav captured 4 for 21 for India in this game to provide the seventh occasion of rival bowlers capturing four or more wickets in the same game in the history of T20Is. It also  provides the tenth occasion of two bowlers capturing four or more wickets n the same game in the history of T20Is

PKD Chase’s four for 35 this game was in a losing cause to provide the 31st occasion of a bowler’s four or more  wicket haul  going in vain in the history of T20Is. It also provides the occasion of a bowler’s four wicket haul going in vain against India in T20Is. All such occasions are listed below.

No Player O M R W Inns Team Oppn Ground Start Date
1 DJG Sammy 4.0 0 16 4 1 Win Ind Port of Spain 04 Jun 2011
2 Umar Gul 4.0 0 37 4 1 Pak Ind Ahmedabad 28 Dec 2012
3 PKD Chase 4.0 0 35 4 1 Ire Ind Dublin (M) 27 Jun 2018

PKD Chase’s 4  for 34  in this game  was in a losing cause to  provide the fifth occasion of an Ireland bowler’s four wicket haul in a losing cause in T20Is. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Player O M R W Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 AR Cusack 3.0 0 18 4 1 v Sri Lanka Lord’s 14 Jun 2009
2 AR Cusack 4.0 1 11 4 1 v West Indies Kingston 21 Feb 2014
3 BJ McCarthy 4.0 0 33 4 1 v Afghanistan Greater Noida 10 Mar 2017
4 KJ O’Brien 4.0 0 45 4 1 v Afghanistan Greater Noida 12 Mar 2017
5 PKD Chase 4.0 0 35 4 1 v India Dublin (Malahide) 27 Jun 2018

JNK Shannon scored 60 in this game to provide the 23rd occasion of an Ireland batsman scoring a fifty in T20Is. JNK Shannon’s 60 in this  game was in a losing cause to provide the eighth occasion of an Ireland batsman’s fifty in a losing cause in T20IS.

MS Dhoni effected two stumping dismissals in this game which fetched  him an aggregate of 31 stumping dismisslas in T20Is. He became the second wicket keeper in the history of T20I to effect 30 plus stumping dismissals. Kamran Akmal is  the  other wicket keeper who had effected 32 stumping  dismissals.

MS Dhoni effected two stumping dismissals in this game which fetched him an aggregate of 80 dismissals in T20Is. He became the first wicket keeper in the history of T20I to effect 80 dismissals. 

India won this game by 76 runs to provide the ninth occasion of India winning a T20I game by 50 plus runs margin. All such occasions are listed below

No Team Result Margin Opposition Ground Start Date
1 India won 93 runs v Sri Lanka Cuttack 20 Dec 2017
2 India won 90 runs v England Colombo (RPS) 23 Sep 2012
3 India won 88 runs v Sri Lanka Indore 22 Dec 2017
4 India won 76 runs v Ireland Dublin (M) 27 Jun 2018
5 India won 75 runs v England Bengaluru 01 Feb 2017
6 India won 73 runs v Australia Dhaka 30 Mar 2014
7 India won 69 runs v Sri Lanka Ranchi 12 Feb 2016
8 India won 54 runs v Zimbabwe Harare 17 Jul 2015
9 India won 53 runs v New Zealand Delhi 01 Nov 2017

 

Ireland in Twenty20 Internationals

Ireland has played 65 T20Is, has  won 27 games, lost 31 games, tied one game and six games have ended as No result games.

It has posted a team total of 200 plus runs on four occasions. All such occasions are listed below. Its total of 225 for 7 against Afghanistan at Abu Dhabhi on 30 Nov 13 is its highest team total in T20Is

No Score Overs Inns Opposition Ground Match Date
1 225/7 20.0 1 v Afghanistan Abu Dhabi 30 Nov 2013
2 211/6 20.0 1 v Scotland Dubai (DSC) 20 Jan 2017
3 205 19.2 2 v Afghanistan Greater Noida 12 Mar 2017
4 205/5 20.0 1 v Scotland Deventer 16 Jun 2018

Ireland has been dismissed all out for a total of less than 100 runs in T20Is on two occasions.  68 runs in 16,4 overs against West Indies at Providence on 30 Apr 10 and 71 against Afghanistan at  Dubai (DSC} on 20 Jan 17 are the two occasions. 68 runs in 16,4 overs against West Indies at Providence on 30 Apr 10 is its lowest total in a completed innings. Ireland has been  dismissed all out in an innings on eight occasions. All such occasions are tabulated below

No Team Score Overs Inns Opposition Ground Start Date
1 Ireland 115 16.4 2 v New Zealand Nottingham 11 Jun 2009
2 Ireland 126 19.2 2 v Afghanistan Dubai (DSC) 9 Feb 2010
3 Ireland 68 16.4 2 v West Indies Providence 30 Apr 2010
4 Ireland 128 19.5 1 v Netherlands Dublin (M) 25 Jul 2015
5 Ireland 105 19.1 2 v P.N.G. Townsville 09 Feb 2016
6 Ireland 129 19.3 2 v Hong Kong Bready 05 Sep 2016
7 Ireland 71 13.2 1 v Afghanistan Dubai (DSC) 20 Jan 2017
8 Ireland 205 19.2 2 v Afghanistan Greater Noida 12 Mar 2017

PR Stirling, WTS Porterfield and GC Wilson are the three Ireland batsman who have aggregated 1000 plus runs in T20Is. PR Stirling owns the record for most runs by an Ireland batsman in T20Is with 1151 runs to his credit. The following table lists the three batsmen who have scored 1000 plus runs in T20Is.

No Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave C HC 0 4s 6s
1 PR Stirling 2009-2018 48 47 4 1151 81 26.76 0 8 6 142 37
2 WTS Porterfield 2008-2018 58 56 6 1024 72 20.48 0 3 5 115 20
3 GC Wilson 2008-2018 57 50 7 1019 65* 23.69 0 3 4 91 16

Ireland batsmen have scored half centuries  on 22 occasions and all such occasions are tabulated below. No Ireland batsman has scored a century in T20Is. PR Stirling’s 81 against Scotland at Deventer on 17 Jun 18 represents the highest individual score by an Ireland batsman in T20Is.

No Player Runs Balls 4s 6s Opposition Ground Match Date
1 PR Stirling 81 41 5 6 v Scotland Deventer 17 Jun 2018
2 PR Stirling 79 38 9 3 v Afghanistan Dubai (DSC) 24 Mar 2012
3 EC Joyce 78* 58 6 3 v Scotland Dubai (DSC) 18 Mar 2012
4 PR Stirling 76 43 8 4 v Afghanistan Abu Dhabi 30 Nov 2013
5 A Balbirnie 74 40 11 1 v Scotland Deventer 16 Jun 2018
6 WTS Porterfield 72 60 8 1 v U.A.E. Abu Dhabi 16 Feb 2016
7 PR Stirling 65* 52 9 0 v Kenya Mombasa 23 Feb 2012
8 GC Wilson 65* 29 8 3 v Scotland Dubai (DSC) 20 Jan 2017
9 AR Cusack 65 44 3 3 v Netherlands Dubai (DSC) 13 Feb 2010
10 DT Johnston 62 32 5 4 v Afghanistan Abu Dhabi 30 Nov 2013
11 PR Stirling 61* 32 9 3 v Canada Dubai (DSC) 22 Mar 2012
12 PR Stirling 60 34 9 1 v Zimbabwe Sylhet 17 Mar 2014
13 PR Stirling 60 36 5 3 v Scotland Dubai (DSC) 20 Jan 2017
14 GC Wilson 59 34 5 2 v Afghanistan Greater Noida 12 Mar 2017
15 GC Wilson 58 38 4 2 v Scotland Deventer 16 Jun 2018
16 WTS Porterfield 57* 58 4 1 v P.N.G. Belfast 15 Jul 2015
17 Simi Singh 57* 29 4 3 v Netherlands Rotterdam 12 Jun 2018
18 AD Poynter 57 38 4 4 v Netherlands Sylhet 21 Mar 2014
19 WTS Porterfield 56* 27 8 2 v Kenya Dubai (DSC) 14 Mar 2012
20 SR Thompson 56 35 6 2 v Afghanistan Greater Noida 8 Mar 2017
21 PR Stirling 51 29 10 0 v Scotland Deventer 16 Jun 2018
22 NJ O’Brien 50 34 5 1 v Canada Colombo (SSC) 3 Feb 2010

PR Strling has scored eight half centuries which are tabulated below. PR Stirling owns the record for most fifties and also half centuries by an Ireland batsman in T20Is.

No Player Runs Balls 4s 6s Opposition Ground Match Date
1 PR Stirling 81 41 5 6 v Scotland Deventer 17 Jun 2018
2 PR Stirling 79 38 9 3 v Afghanistan Dubai (DSC) 24 Mar 2012
3 PR Stirling 76 43 8 4 v Afghanistan Abu Dhabi 30 Nov 2013
4 PR Stirling 65* 52 9 0 v Kenya Mombasa 23 Feb 2012
5 PR Stirling 61* 32 9 3 v Canada Dubai (DSC) 22 Mar 2012
6 PR Stirling 60 34 9 1 v Zimbabwe Sylhet 17 Mar 2014
7 PR Stirling 60 36 5 3 v Scotland Dubai (DSC) 20 Jan 2017
8 PR Stirling 51 29 10 0 v Scotland Deventer 16 Jun 2018

GB Dockrell and KJ O’Brien has caputed 58 and 54 wickets in T20Is and are the  only two Ireland bowlers who have an aggregate of 50 plus wickets in T20Is. GD Dockrell with 58 wickets to his credit owns the record for most wickets by an Ireland bowler in T20Is

The following is the list of Ireland bowlers who have captured four wickets in T20Is. AR Cusack’s 4 for 11 against West Indies at Kingston on 21 Feb 2014 represent the best bowling figures by an Ireland bowler in T20Is

 

No Player O M R W Opposition Ground Match Date
1 AR Cusack 4.0 1 11 4 v West Indies Kingston 21 Feb 2014
2 J Mulder 4.0 0 16 4 v Scotland Dubai (DSC) 20 Jan 2017
3 AR Cusack 3.0 0 18 4 v Sri Lanka Lord’s 14 Jun 2009
4 GH Dockrell 3.3 0 20 4 v Netherlands Dubai (DSC) 13 Feb 2010
5 AR Cusack 4.0 0 21 4 v Scotland Belfast 02 Aug 2008
6 DT Johnston 4.0 1 22 4 v Afghanistan Colombo (PSS) 01 Feb 2010
7 BJ McCarthy 4.0 0 33 4 v Afghanistan Greater Noida 10 Mar 2017
8 KJ O’Brien 4.0 0 45 4 v Afghanistan Greater Noida 12 Mar 2017

AR Cusack holds the record for most four wickets haul by an Ireland bowler in T20Is. He has three such hauls which are listed below.

No Player O M R W Opposition Ground Match Date
1 AR Cusack 4.0 1 11 4 v West Indies Kingston 21 Feb 2014
2 AR Cusack 3.0 0 18 4 v Sri Lanka Lord’s 14 Jun 2009
3 AR Cusack 4.0 0 21 4 v Scotland Belfast 02 Aug 2008

The following is the list of Ireland bowlers who have conceded 50 plus runs in an innings in T20Is. The most expensive Ireland bowler in T20Is is BJ McCarthy who had returned with none  for 69 against Afghanistan at Greater Noida  on 12 Mar 17. BJ McCarthy also owns the record for  most expensive Ireland bowler for conceding most  runs without capturing a wicket in T20Is

No Player O M R W Opposition Ground Match Date
1 BJ McCarthy 4.0 0 69 0 v Afghanistan Greater Noida 12 Mar 2017
2 CA Young 4.0 0 56 1 v Hong Kong Bready 05 Sep 2016
3 AR Cusack 4.0 0 53 1 v Zimbabwe Sylhet 17 Mar 2014
4 KJ O’Brien 4.0 0 52 1 v Afghanistan Greater Noida 08 Mar 2017
5 BJ McCarthy 4.0 0 51 1 v Scotland Deventer 17 Jun 2018

NJ O’Brien with 25 dismissals to his credit owns the record for most dismissals by an Ireland wicket keeper in T20Is.  GC Wilson is close behind with 22 dismissals. GC Wilson with 18 catches holds the record for most catches by an Ireland wicket keeper in T20Is. NJ O’Brien with 10 stumping dismissals hold the record for most stumping dismissals by an Ireland wicket keeper in T20Is.

GH Dockrell {26} and WTS Porterfield {22}  are the two  Ireland fieldsmen – other than wicket  keepers – who  have pouched 20 plus catches. GH Dockrell owns the record for most catches by an Ireland fieldsman in T20Is.

The following table lists the seven occasions of 80 plus runs partnerships posted by Ireland batsmen in T20Is. The highest partnership posted by Ireland batsman in T20Is is the 109 runs unfinished partnership for the first wicket between WTS Porterfield and PR Sterling against Canada at Dubai {DSC}  on 22 Mar 2012

No Partners Runs Wkt   Opposition Ground Match Date
1 WTS Porterfield, PR Stirling 109* 1st   v Canada Dubai (DSC) 22 Mar 2012
2 AD Poynter, KJ O’Brien 101 4th   v Netherlands Sylhet 21 Mar 2014
3 A Balbirnie, GC Wilson 91 4th   v Scotland Deventer 16 Jun 2018
4 SR Thompson, WTS Porterfield 82 2nd   v Afghanistan Greater Noida 08 Mar 2017
5 PR Stirling, GC Wilson 80 3rd   v Afghanistan Dubai (DSC) 24 Mar 2012
6 WTS Porterfield, PR Stirling 80 1st   v Zimbabwe Sylhet 17 Mar 2014
7 WTS Porterfield, EC Joyce 80 1st   v U.A.E. Sylhet 19 Mar 2014

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