Penny Kinsella

Penelope Dale Kinsella (born 14 August 1963) is a New Zealand former cricketer who played as a right-handed batter. She appeared in 6 Test matches and 20 One Day Internationals for New Zealand between 1988 and 1995. She played domestic cricket for Central Districts and Wellington.[1][2]

Penny Kinsella
Personal information
Full namePenelope Dale Kinsella
Born (1963-08-14) 14 August 1963 (age 58)
Palmerston North, New Zealand
BattingRight-handed
BowlingRight-arm leg break
RoleBatter
RelationsDavid Kinsella (father)
International information
National side
Test debut (cap 91)18 January 1990 v Australia
Last Test7 February 1995 v India
ODI debut (cap 47)20 January 1988 v Australia
Last ODI20 February 1995 v Australia
Domestic team information
YearsTeam
1981/82–1987/88Central Districts
1988/89–1996/97Wellington
Career statistics
Competition WTest WODI WFC WLA
Matches 6 20 46 76
Runs scored 131 443 1,927 1,637
Batting average 16.37 26.05 29.19 23.05
100s/50s 0/1 0/2 0/15 0/8
Top score 53 57 90 93
Balls bowled 170 12
Wickets 11 1
Bowling average 11.45 9.00
5 wickets in innings 0 0
10 wickets in match 0 0
Best bowling 4/35 1/9
Catches/stumpings 3/– 0/– 33/– 18/–
Source: CricketArchive, 29 April 2021

In 1992-93 she scored the highest aggregate ever made by a Wellington club cricketer in one season, 1259 runs.[3] The Penny Kinsella Trophy is awarded to the Wellington U19 Women's Most Valuable Player.[4]

She is a teacher at Onslow College in Wellington.[5] Her father is former cricket umpire David Kinsella.[6]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Penny Kinsella". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 16 April 2014.
  2. ^ "Penny Kinsella". CricketArchive. Retrieved 29 April 2021.
  3. ^ "History". Wellington Collegians Cricket Club. Retrieved 7 July 2020.
  4. ^ "Age-group stars celebrated". www.cricketwellington.co.nz. Retrieved 22 April 2021.
  5. ^ "Where is she now? Penny Kinsella". Newsroom. 18 January 2021. Retrieved 18 January 2021.
  6. ^ "THE PROJECT TEAM". NZ CRICKET MUSEUM. Retrieved 7 July 2020.

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