Stuart Thompson

Country: Ireland
Born: August 15, 1991, Londonderry
Batting Style: Left hand Bat
Bowling Style: Right arm Medium fast
Playing role: Bowler

Stuart Thompson Bio

Stuart Robert Thompson is a talented left-handed cricketer hailing from Ireland. Known for his attractive batting style and useful medium pace bowling, Thompson has brought numerous accomplishments to the sport during his career.

Thompson burst onto the cricket scene in a highly commendable manner. In his first game against a Test-playing side, he showcased his abilities by scoring a run-a-ball 33 and taking 2 wickets for just 17 runs against the West Indies in an ODI held in February 2014. This remarkable performance quickly caught the attention of cricket enthusiasts and marked the beginning of a promising journey for Thompson.

Over the summer of 2014, Thompson further solidified his talent during an ODI series against Scotland. However, following this success, he experienced a dip in his form leading up to the World Cup, where he managed to score only 24 runs in eight innings. Despite this setback, Thompson managed to secure a place in Ireland’s World Cup squad, where he played four games and showcased his skills on the international stage.

In 2016, facing performance anxiety, Thompson decided to take a break from the game to seek treatment. During this period, he attended the prestigious Darren Lehmann academy in Adelaide, Australia, to work on his skills and regain his confidence. His dedication and hard work paid off when he returned to the cricketing scene with a renewed sense of purpose.

The following year marked Thompson’s recall to the Irish national team, where he participated in nine additional ODIs. Although he did not have much success during this period, the experience and exposure gained on the international level further honed his skills and determination.

In May 2018, Thompson showcased his immense potential when he achieved his maiden first-class hundred. Scoring an exceptional 148 runs for North West Warriors against Leinster Lightning, this milestone earned him a spot in Ireland’s first-ever Test match against Pakistan. In this historic game, Thompson once again demonstrated his ability to excel under pressure, contributing with a solid fifty and taking four wickets.

Throughout his career, Thompson’s performances have been the result of hard work, dedication, and a deep passion for the sport. His versatile playing style as both a batsman and a bowler further enhances his value to the team. Despite facing setbacks and challenges along the way, Thompson’s resilience and determination continue to set him apart as a formidable cricketer.

As Thompson’s journey within the sport continues, fans eagerly anticipate his future accomplishments. With his tenacity and talent, he has the potential to become a leading figure in Irish cricket and make lasting contributions to the game on the global stage.

Stuart Thompson Career Stats

Stuart Thompson Batting Stats

Batting Matches Innings Nos Runs High Score Ave BF SR 100s 50s 4s 6s Ct St
Tests 3 6 0 64 53 10.66 194 32.98 0 1 7 0 0 0
T20Is 41 30 8 328 56 14.9 254 129.13 0 1 23 14 23 0
ODIs 20 15 1 228 39 16.28 251 90.83 0 0 24 3 8 0
FC 19 29 2 582 148 21.55 1161 50.12 1 1 76 5 7 0
List A 56 48 1 886 68 18.85 1098 80.69 0 4 87 18 26 0
T20s 67 52 10 672 56 16 577 116.46 0 1 58 24 39 0

Stuart Thompson Bowling Stats

Bowling Matches Innings Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10w
Tests 3 6 410 204 10 3/28 4/93 20.4 2.98 41 0 0 0
T20Is 41 30 474 670 18 4/18 4/18 37.22 8.48 26.3 1 0 0
ODIs 20 16 559 490 12 2/17 2/17 40.83 5.25 46.5 0 0 0
FC 19 31 2072 1155 38 3/28 4/57 30.39 3.34 54.5 0 0 0
List A 56 44 1440 1312 37 4/55 4/55 35.45 5.46 38.9 1 0 0
T20s 67 50 800 1108 32 4/18 4/18 34.62 8.3 25 1 0 0

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