Name: Anthony Ireland
Date of birth: 30/08/1984
International Team: N/A
Domestic Team: Leicestershire
Bowling Style: Right arm medium
Batting Style: Right-hand
Anthony Ireland (Midlands) Zimbabwe
Born August 30, 1984, Masvingo
Batting style Right-hand bat
Bowling style Right-arm medium
- ODI debut Zimbabwe v New Zealand at Bulawayo - Aug 24, 2005
- Anthony Ireland is a tall allrounder from the Midlands area of Zimbabwe
- He is a promising seam bowler who is also a useful batsman capable of playing telling aggressive innings
- After the player rebellion of 2004 was given more opportunities to perform in Logan Cup cricket, and was included in the national team squad the following year
- He struggled on his first tour, to West Indies, breaking his left hand in practice at the start of the programme.
- When recovered, he struggled with his length and tended to bowl too short
- A good striker of the ball, he has the potential to develop into an allrounder
International Career Overview
|Career Span:||2005-2007||Innings Bowled:||26|
|Highest Score:||8||Best bowling in Innings:||3/41|
County Season Overview
|Career Span:||2014-2014||Innings Bowled:||11|
|Highest Score:||52||Best bowling in Innings:||3/81|
|Career Span:||2014-2014||Innings Bowled:||7|
|Highest Score:||8||Best bowling in Innings:||4/31|
Related Anthony Ireland News
County Championship: Anthony Ireland and Michael Thornely to leave Leicestershire
Leicestershire are to release seamer Anthony Ireland and top-order batsman Michael Thornely at the end of this season.
Friends Life t20: Ireland effort gets Leicestershire off mark
Anthony Ireland inspired Leicestershire to an 11-run victory over Durham and a first in this season's Friends Life t20.
Middlesex release trio
Middlesex have opted against renewing the contracts of Scott Newman, Anthony Ireland and Robbie Williams for the 2013 season.