Full Name: Edmund Christopher Joyce
Born: September 22 1978 , Dublin
Other teams: Middlesex, England, England Lions
ODI debut: Ireland v England, Belfast, June 13 2006
T20 debut: England v Sri Lanka, Southampton, June 15 2006
Batting Style: Left-hand bat
Bowling Style: Right-arm medium
Having moved to England in pursuit of cricketing excellence, left-hander Joyce has transformed himself into one of the country’s most consistent batsmen. His talent was identified in 2000 when he recorded his maiden first-class century for Middlesex and went from strength to strength thereafter, culminating in him taking over the county’s captaincy for the end of the 2004 season. While impressing on the English domestic circuit, Joyce was also starring for Ireland; he scored 399 runs in the 2005 International Cricket Council Champions Trophy. That coincided with the left-hander’s finest eff...