Y.M.C.A. Cricket Club 3rd XI squad

3rd XI

Successive Promotions 2010-2011-2012-2013

2010Cricket Leinster Division 8 (2nd place/Promoted)
Runners-up in Middle 2 Cup Final
Capt. Derek E.Dockrell

2011 - Cricket Leinster Division 7 (2nd place/Promoted)
Capt. Derek E.Dockrell
Vice-Captain. Dale McDonough

2012 - Cricket Leinster Division 6 (Winners/Promoted)
Winners of Middle Cup
Capt. Dale McDonough

2013 - Cricket Leinster Division 5 (Winners/Promoted)
Capt. Ryan K.Bailey

2018 - Cricket Leinster Division 5 (Winners)

 Capt. Chris Minch

 

Captain: Cillian McDonnell





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Captain : Cillian McDonnell

LHB, LS;

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

 

 

Vice Captain : Elliott Johns


Favourite Test Team: Ireland
Favourite Test & Irish Player(s):
Jos Butler, Paul Sterling
Favourite YM Player: Nathan Johns
Favourite Ground (apart from YM):
The Hills CC
Test Cricket or T20?: 
Test

 

After an injury kept Elliot out for the 2018 season, he is ready to prove his ability as an opening batsmen and keeper and continue his development in the 2019 season, His impeccable glove work backs up his ability to be dodged with the bat and a big season is expected from Elliot for this season

 

Education: Sandford Park

 

Other Teams Played For: Leinster U11, U13, U15

 

Players
Ian Anders

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

 

New to the club for the 2019 season Ian has been extremely valuable member Of the 2nd and 3rd XI this year changing games with the bat, the ball and in the field. A member of the Ireland U19 World Cup squad in 2018, Ian has been brilliant for the club and has a lot more still to give.

Max Collins

Favourite Test Team: Ireland
Favourite Test & Irish Player(s):  Morne Morkel
Favourite YM Player:  Mikey O'Reilly
Favourite Ground (apart from YM):  Merrion CC
Test Cricket or T20?: T20

Max continues to go from strength to strength for the Y as he continues to put in performances with the ball known for hitting the pitch hard and his raw pace, Max will look to break into the 2XI for this season and prove his  talent with the bat for the 2019 season

Education: Wesley College

Teams Played For : Southern U17, 

Roy Maltby

RHB, WK;

Favourite Test Team: Australia
Favourite Test & Irish Player(s): Jos Butler, Eoin Morgan, Umar Akmal & George Dockrell
Favourite Ground (apart from YM): Clontarf CC
Test Cricket or T20?: Test Cricket
Other Teams Played for: St. Andrews College

Aaron Naughton

Favourite Test Team: Australia

Favourite Test & Irish Player(s): Tyrone Kane Ed Joyce

Favourite YM Player: Andrew Blair White
Favourite Ground (apart from YM): Pembroke CC
Test Cricket or T20?: T20

 

In his second season with the Y, Aaron has started to reach the levels that we always knew he had with the bat and ball, an opening bowler and heavy hitting batsmen down the order Aaron has forced his way into the 3 XI this season and will hope to secure his place in the team with a string of good performances with the bat and ball

Michael O'Reilly

RHB, LM;

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

Daniel Swift

Favourite Test Team: England
Favourite Test & Irish Player(s): Sam Curran
Favourite YM Player:  Cillian McDonnell
Favourite Ground (apart from YM): The Hills CC
Test Cricket or T20?: Test

 

Joining us for the 2019 season  from Knockharley, Daniel will certainly add variation to an already strong 3XI and  his 1st Team experience will be extremely beneficial to a young 3XI Side

 

Education: St Columbas College

 

 Oth

Henry Thompson

Favourite Test Team:  Ireland
Favourite Test & Irish Player(s): Paul Sterling
Favourite YM Player: Andrew Blair White
Favourite Ground (apart from YM): The Hills
Test Cricket or T20?: Test

 

From the famous Thompson family, the Hen has been a stalwart of the 4XI for the last 2 seasons and has proved himself as an opening batsmen with constant runs when the team needs it the most, Henry will hope 2019 will be a breakthrough season for him in the 3 XI and will look to cement his place at the top of the order.

 

Education: The Kings Hospital

 

Other Teams Played For: Leinster U11, U15, Southern U15, U17

Kerry Tomlinson
Joining us for the 2019 season, Kerry will take up the role as Head of the Youth Academy and player for the Women 1XI Kerry scored over 1000 runs for Clontarf last year and will be an extremely valuable asset to the side for this year, a wonderful coach and top order batter Kerry's presence will be not only beneficial to the club but to every player around her
Performance history
SeasonMatchesWonDrawnTiedLostCancelledAbandoned
All22511501771913
201913500800
2018211700400
2017241500612
2016142001020
2015153001011
201416801511
2013171300310
2012211600410
201116900601
2010221300630
200923700763
200823700835