Full Name Kevin Joseph O'Brien
Born March 4, 1984
Dublin, Ireland
Age 35 Years, 9 Months, 8 Days
National Side Ireland
Batting Style Right Handed
Bowling Right-arm medium fast
Batting Rank Test - 73, ODI - 55, World Cup - 55, T20I - 43
Bowling Rank Test - NA, ODI - 92, World Cup - 92, T20I - NA
Teams Played Ireland, Gloucestershire, Ireland A, Leicestershire, Northern Districts, Nottinghamshire, Surrey, Ireland Under-19, Somerset, Ireland XI, Rangpur Rangers, Trinbago Knight Riders, Leinster Lightning, Edmonton Royals, Kandahar Knights, Kathmandu Kings XI, Dublin Chiefs
Man of the Match Test - 1, ODI - 6, World Cup - 1, T20I - 2,
Career Span [Test, 2018 - 2019], [ODI, 2006 - 2019], [World Cup, 2007 - 2015], [T20I, 2008 - 2019],

A sensational 50-ball century in the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup against England by Kevin O’Brien propelled his name in the Irish cricketing folklore, making it a record fastest hundred in World Cup history. Not only that, but O’Brien’s efforts helped Ireland clinch a shocking three-wicket victory over their neighbours.

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Kevin O'Brien Overall Stats

Batting & Fielding Performance

  M I N/O R HS 100s 50s 4s 6s Avg S/R Ct St
Test 3 6 1 258 118 v PAK 1 1 29 0 51.60 55.24 0 0
ODI 142 130 17 3490 142 v KEN 2 18 318 82 30.88 88.98 63 0
World Cup 20 20 2 499 113 v ENG 1 1 48 17 27.72 90.39 7 0
T20I 90 83 10 1504 124 v HK 1 3 117 69 20.60 133.80 34 0

Bowling Performance

  I O M R W Best 3w 5w Avg E/R S/R
Test 2 10 2 31 0 0/11 v AFG 0 0 - 3.10 -
ODI 113 704 29 3673 113 4/13 v NED 10 0 32.50 5.21 37.38
World Cup 16 84.5 1 623 13 4/71 v WI 0 0 47.92 7.34 39.15
T20I 51 150.3 0 1134 58 4/45 v AFG 6 0 19.55 7.53 15.56

Kevin O'Brien Profile

A sensational 50-ball century in the 2011 ICC Cricket World Cup against England by Kevin O’Brien propelled his name in the Irish cricketing folklore, making it a record fastest hundred in World Cup history. Not only that, but O’Brien’s efforts helped Ireland clinch a shocking three-wicket victory over their neighbours.

A right-handed batsman right-arm medium-fast bowler, O’Brien represented his country at the Under-19 World Cup, and then went on to have a decent ODI debut against England in 2006, even before entering the first-class arena. However, a year later, he played his maiden domestic game against UAE at Abu Dhabi. Touted as a genuine all-rounder, O’Brien had a fruitful experience at the 2007 World Cricket League, notching second highest-runs at an average of 50 plus. His all-round performances continued at the 2007 ICC Cricket World Cup, though they weren’t spectacular so to speak. Though, O’Brien continues to be one of the top performers for Ireland cricket.
 

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