The Top 3 Female Irish Cricketers Who Are Still Active

Watching a cricket game can be exciting, as you see the individual players and teams’ expertise being showcased. One can also observe the dynamic between the players and the collective team effort. You can learn a lot about their communication, cooperation, and how they cope with losing and winning.

In Ireland, they have a strong and capable Irish female cricket team. That’s because it features some of the best talents in the country. Below are three of the best female Irish cricketers who are still active.

Laura Delany

Laura Delany Ireland Women's Cricket
Laura Delany Ireland Women’s Cricket


Laura currently captains the Irish Team and Typhoons. She became the Ireland captain in 2016 after Isobel Joyce, stepped down. She had made her debut back in July 04, 2010, in a match against the New Zealand Women’s team.
Born on December 23, 1992, Laura has been in two teams during her career. Ireland Under 17s Women and Ireland Women. As the captain, Laura is known for her team management skills. She bats and bowls with her right hand.

Gaby Lewis

Gaby Lewis.
Gaby Lewis. PC: ICC


Another top Irish female cricketer is Gaby Lewis. Born on March 27, 2001, she has been in two teams in her cricket career, Ireland Women and Southern Brave. She currently has two top records being 5th with most runs conceded in an innings and 6th with the fewest ducks in a career.
Her first match was SA Women vs. Ire Women on September 09, 2014. In the same year, she made her Twenty20 International debut.

Eimear Richardson

Eimear Richardson. PC: ICC
Eimear Richardson. PC: ICC


Born on September 14, 1986, Eimear is an all-round cricketer. She has been in three teams, Central Districts Women, South Leinster Women, and Ireland Women. She uses her right hand to bowl and bat. Eimear also has five top records, including:

  • 1st best economy rate in an innings
  • 1st outstanding bowling analysis in an innings
  • 3rd most runs in an innings
  • 4th most catches in an innings
  • 8th longest interval between appearances
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These cricketers showcase the skills and effort required to play cricket at the highest level. Their years of experience give the spectators a whole new appreciation of the sport. Any die-hard fan can get the cricket experience by trying out some cricket-themed slots at Platincasino Ireland.

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