SA20: Paarl Royals announce signing of Paul Stirling as replacement for injured Obed McCoy
The SA20 franchise Paarl Royals has signed Irish batter Paul Stirling as a replacement for the injured Obed McCoy, who had to withdraw from the ongoing SA20 season.
Stirling, 32, has joined his Royals teammates for the remainder of the SA20 season and will be available for selection in the team’s final league match against Pretoria Capitals on February 7th.
Stirling, who has also played for the domestic side Paarl Rocks, has a wealth of T20 experience from various leagues around the world.
At the international level, he has 3,181 runs in 121 T20I matches at a strike rate of 134.78, while in T20s, he has over 7800 runs in 319 matches at a strike rate of 141.86. The top order batter is also effective during his off time.
For the remainder of the SA20, Paarl Royals welcomes him to the Royals Family.