Mark Patterson

Country: Ireland
Born: February 02, 1974, Belfast
Batting Style: Right hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right arm Fast medium

Mark Patterson Bio

Mark William Patterson, an Irish cricketer, has quickly made a name for himself both on the national and international stage. Born in Ireland, Mark possesses immense talent as a wicket-taking bowler, which has led to him being one of the few Irish-born players to secure a career in county cricket.

Mark showcased his abilities during the Benson & Hedges Cup in Eglinton, where he played exceptionally against the Surrey team. His performance caught the attention of the Surrey management, resulting in an invitation for a trial with the team in August. Mark’s talent and potential were undeniable, and he made his highly anticipated First-Class debut for Surrey before representing his home nation in the same format.

The young cricketer’s debut against South Africa “A” at the famous Oval stadium was nothing short of spectacular. In his first innings bowling against the opponents, Mark managed an impressive 6/80, surpassing any bowling figures he had achieved during his time playing for Ireland. It was even more remarkable considering that these figures stood as the best debut bowling figures for any Surrey player. The outstanding performance left no doubt about Mark’s skills, leading to a contract offer for the following year from Surrey.

Mark’s exceptional abilities were not limited to his time with county cricket. Representing Ireland, he consistently displayed his value as a wicket-taking bowler. Although he occasionally conceded runs, Mark’s primary focus was always to attack and secure vital wickets for his team. The ability to deliver crucial breakthroughs has made him an indispensable asset for any side he represents.

In a heartwarming twist, Mark’s younger brother Andrew also joined the Irish cricket team, adding to the family’s sporting exploits. Andrew is primarily a batsman but also showcases his wicket-keeping skills at the club level, indicating the talent and love for the sport that runs through the Patterson family.

Mark William Patterson, the proud Irish cricketer, has achieved remarkable success in his relatively short yet illustrious career. His ability to consistently take wickets, along with his explosive performance during his First-Class debut, has firmly established him as a valuable player in both national and county cricket. As he continues to hone his skills and showcase his talent, the future looks nothing short of bright for Mark and his contributions to the sport.

Mark Patterson Career Stats

Mark Patterson Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
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FC 2 3 0 6 4 2 - - 0 0 - - 0 0
List A 13 8 1 25 9 3.57 - - 0 0 - - 4 0
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Mark Patterson Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
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FC 2 - 243 163 10 6/80 - 16.3 4.02 24.3 - 1 0
List A 13 - 663 661 20 3/39 3/39 33.05 5.98 33.1 0 0 0
T20s - - - - - - - - - - - - -

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