Y.M.C.A. Cricket Club 2nd XI squad

2nd XI

2008 - L.C.U Middle B Winners (Promoted)
Capt. David M.Streek

2011 -
Cricket Leinster Division 4 (2nd place/Promoted)
Capt. David M.Streek

2014 - Cricket Leinster Division 3 Winners (Promoted)
Tillain Cup Winners

Capt. Angus R.Dunlop

2016 - Cricket Leinster Division 3 Winners
Capt. D.Alan Lewis


2019- Cricket Leinster Division 3 Winners 

 Capt. Andrew Blair White


Captain: Andrew Blair White

2nd XI 2nd XI

Captain : Andrew D. Blair-White


Favourite Test Team: Australia
Favourite Test & Irish Player(s): Mitchell Johnson & Paul Stirling
Favourite YM Player: David M.Streek
Cricket Superstition: Wear the same wristbands on my left arm
Favourite Ground (apart from YM): Merrion CC
Test Cricket or T20?: Test Cricket

Captain of the 2XI for the 2018 & 2019 seasons ABW continues to prove himself as an opening batsmen with gritty performances at the top of the order, you can always rely on AB to give 100% in everything that he does and he will be looking to break into the 1XI for the upcoming season

Education: St Andrews College

Other Teams Played for:  
Leinster & Southern XI U15

Vice Captain : Sam L. Streek


2017 Ireland U19 Squad member.

Won the David Cooke Bowling Cup in 2016.

Made his 1st XI debut in the 2015 season and was a member of the Leinster Senior Cup Winning 1st XI v Leinster CC at Castle Avenue in 2016.

Took 48 wkts in 2014/2015, while recording his HS of 30*.Represented Leinster at Youth Level.

Another U15 player who excelled on the victorious 3rd XI. Took 22 wkts in 2013 @18.73 and 3/36 on his 2nd XI debut v Cork in The Mardyke.

Played in all 4 U15 Winning teams as YM swept the board clean including All Ireland Champions and U13 All Ireland Winners.

Former pupil of Newpark Sec.School

College: DBS - BA (Hons) in Film

Plays hockey for Avoca HC.

Ian Anders

After a strong debut season for the club in 2019, Ian was winning games for both the 2s and 3s with the bat, the ball and in the field. The winner of the Kamal Merchant Batting Cup, Ian will once again look to dominate Division 3 and push on with winning performances for the club

Favourite Test Team: Australia
Favourite Test & Irish Player(s):
Steve Smith & Josh Little
Favourite YM Player: Rory Anders
Favourite Ground (apart from YM): 
Hagley Oval
Test Cricket or T20?: 
Test Cricket


Other Teams Played For: Leinster U11, U13, U15, U17 Ireland U15, U17, U19

Tom Anders


After joining us ahead of the 2020 season, Tom had a massive impact on the pitch for the club scoring 593 runs @45.62 and taking 17 wickets @14.06 for the 1st and 2nd XI, Tom won the Division 3 batting cup after being the leading run scorer in the league last year steering the 2s to the title. Tom was a consistent performer with bat and ball and will be looking to have another strong season


Teams Played For: Leinster U11, U13, U15, U17, Ireland U15, U17, U19, Munster Reds

Wilhelm De Klerk

Favourite Test Team: India
Favourite Test & Irish Player(s): Virat Kohli
Favourite YM Player:  Avrial Shukla
Favourite Ground (apart from YM):  Merrion CC
Test Cricket or T20?: T20

After making the switch from Malahide along with his brother Sj, Wilhelm has been brilliant for the Y, scoring 600 runs for the 2s and 3s last year at the ripe age of 14 proves Wilhelm's immense talent with the bat. He is also a brilliant fielder and Wilhelm will be looking to cement his place in the 2XI this year and continue to improve as a player

Education: St Andrews College

Teams Played For : Leinster U13, U15, Southern U17, Ireland U15

Padraic J. Flanagan


Major Teams: DUCC CC

Was the 1st Winner of the David Cooke Bowling Cup in 2013 and then regained it again in 2014.

Padraic or 'Paddy' to his friends is a young lean fast bowling machine, who has played a major part in the three consecutive promotions and 2012 Middle Cup success for the 3rd XI.

Represented Ireland & Leinster at U15/U17 level and is a past winner of the 'Young Leinster Fast Bowler of the Year'.

Won the Barclay Walker Award in 2012 for most promising youth player in YM.

Most unusual fact: Has an Australian father who doesn't play cricket!!

YMs No.1 EggHead.

Favourite YM Player:   Tim Tector

Jamie Forbes

Favourite Test Team:  South Africa 
Favourite Test & Irish Player(s):  Steve Smith, Paul Sterling
Favourite YM Player:  Oli Gunning
Favourite Ground (apart from YM):  Rush CC
Test Cricket or T20?: Test

Jamie continues to prove his value to the club not only with the bat but also with the ball with a string of great performances in 2018, Jamie will look to build on this and continue to score runs and take wickets this season and prove his talent as an All Rounder


Education: St Andrews College

Teams Played For : Leinster U11, U13, U15, U17, Ireland U15

Sean C. Mcauley


Sean has now played 115 games for the 1st XI and has been a crucial member of the squad over the last 7/8 seasons.

Was a member of the YM squad who won the Leinster Senior League Division 1 in 2014.

A young talented all-rounder who joined YM from Malahide CC for the 2010 season. A fine fielder and has all the shots.

Former pupil of Belverdere College.

Cillian McDonnell


Favourite Test Team: England

 Favourite Test & Irish Player(s): Jonny Bairstow & George Dockrell

Favourite YM Player: Bobby Gamble
Favourite Ground (apart from YM): North County CC
Test Cricket or T20?: Test

A consistent performer over the last 2 seasons, Cillian has turned up with wickets when it is needed the most, after establishing himself in the 3XI last season he will be looking to secure a regular place in the 2XI this year and continue to take wickets for the Y


Michael O'Reilly


Favourite Test Team: Ireland
Favourite Test & Irish Player(s): Kevin O'Brien
Favourite YM Player: James Parkinson
Favourite Ground (apart from YM):  Merrion CC
Test Cricket or T20?: Test Cricket

Mikey continues to grow from strength to strength and hopefully 2019 will be a breakthrough season for him. Mostly known for his bowling, Mikey has spent the Winter in South Africa working hard on his batting and we expect him to have a breakthrough season in 2019 with bat and ball 


Education: St Michaels College

Other Teams Played for: Leinster U11, U13, U15, U17

Vageesh Shivaprasad

Favourite Test Team:  India
Favourite Test & Irish Player(s):  Paul Sterling, Stuart Poynter and Simi Singh
Favourite YM Player:  Jack Tector
Favourite Ground (apart from YM):  Merrion
Test Cricket or T20?: Test

Joining us for the 2019 season Vageesh will look to prove himself with the bat and perform consistently for the 2XI

Aviral Shukla


Favourite Test Team: Australia
Favourite Test & Irish Player(s): Ajinkya Rahane & Paul Stirling
Favourite YM Player: David M.Streek
Favourite Ground (apart from YM): The Hills CC
Test Cricket or T20?: Test Cricket
Other Teams Played for: Leinster U13, U15, U17


A talented off spinner and top order batsmen, Aviral has been a consistent performer over the past 3 seasons for the 1st and 2nd XI's and has constantly changed games with the bat and with the ball, he will be looking to have a great 2020 and push for regular selection in the 1XI

Devansh Singh

Favourite Test Team:  Australia
Favourite Test & Irish Player(s):  Rahul Dravid, Andrew Balbirnie
Favourite YM Player:  Harry Tector
Favourite Ground (apart from YM):  Malahide CC
Test Cricket or T20?: Test

After joining us in the 2018 season, Devansh had a brilliant debut year for the 2XI and 3XI, he amassed over 750 runs and took 42 wickets in what can only be described as a wonderful start, hopefully he will continue to do this in 2019 and continue to win games for the Y

Performance history