Paul Johnston
Paul Johnston
Union Senior Debut: 12 December 1998 - Scorecard
Last Senior Game: 31 October 2020 - Scorecard
# of Senior Games: 263
Representative Teams: North Otago Senior Representative
ScorecardsScorecards breakdown for this player


Middle order batsman and right arm spin bowler. Captain of the Union Senior team for the 2007-2008 season. Was vice-captain for the Senior team in the 2006-2007 season. The second fastest player to reach 100 games. One of the best -if not the best - fielders in the Senior team. (Dec 2007)

  • All Grades
  • Senior One Day
  • Senior Two Day
  • Twenty20
  • Easter Tour
  • Senior Reserve
  • Club Honors
  • News Items

All Grades Batting Statistics

Grade Span Inns NO Runs HS 100s Average Cts
Senior 1 Day 1998-2021 187 40 2094 72 14.24 114
Senior Two Day 2001-2005 23 3 212 44 10.60 15
Twenty/20 2007-2016 16 7 180 41 20.00 9
Easter Tour 1998-2009 16 1 280 42 18.67 3
Senior Reserve 1997-1999 22 3 260 39 13.68 11
Total 1997-2021 264 54 3026 72 14.41 152

All Grades Bowling Statistics

SpanWktsRunsBest-Inn5wktsAverage
Senior 1 Day1998-202135152691115.01
Senior Two Day2001-200556593310.59
Twenty/202007-20163348514.70
Easter Tour1998-20092561224.48
Senior Reserve1997-19991218315.25
Total1997-202147771427-371414.97

Senior One Day Batting Statistics

Season Mches Inns NO Runs HS 0s 100s 50s Average Cts
2020 - 21 1 0 0 0 0 0----- 0
2019 - 20 2 2 1 15 9 0 0 015.00 1
2018 - 19 5 4 3 40 31 0 0 040.00 3
2017 - 18 9 8 2 36 18 1 0 06.00 5
2016 - 17 7 6 3 61 35 1 0 020.33 3
2015 - 16 8 8 0 36 13 1 0 04.50 1
2014 - 15 13 12 1 223 48 1 0 020.27 9
2013 - 14 16 12 3 140 41 0 0 015.56 10
2012 - 13 13 11 3 151 28 1 0 018.88 7
2011 - 12 15 12 4 96 54 1 0 112.00 9
2010 - 11 16 8 54 14 1 156.75 4
2009 - 10 18 15 4 302 55 227.45 13
2008 - 09 15 7 1 51 23 8.50 11
2007 - 08 16 10 3 81 18* 11.57 8
2006 - 07 9 7 0 46 21 1 6.57 3
2005 - 06 15 9 3 130 43* 1 21.67 6
2004 - 05 5 4 1 28 14* 9.33
2003 - 04 9 8 1 72 28 1 10.29 4
2002 - 03 5 5 0 31 18 6.20 1
2001 - 02 5 4 1 17 9 5.67 2
2000 - 01 15 15 4 144 30 4 13.09 2
1999 - 00 20 14 2 194 55 1 116.17 10
1998 - 99 7 6 0 146 72 1 224.33 2
Career 244 187 40 2094 72 16 0 21 14.24 114

Senior One Day Bowling Statistics

WktsRunsBest-Inn5wktsAverage
2020 - 21000-00-----
2019 - 20080-80-----
2018 - 190120-120-----
2017 - 1861204-49020.00
2016 - 1791484-36016.44
2015 - 16111434-36013.00
2014 - 15152614-37017.40
2013 - 14333695-12311.18
2012 - 13182815-25115.61
2011 - 12182654-14014.72
2010 - 11304875-23116.23
2009 - 10313694-1611.90
2008 - 09263605-34113.85
2007 - 08243894-416.21
2006 - 07111723-3115.64
2005 - 06284805-17217.14
2004 - 0591523-4216.89
2003 - 04142254-2916.07
2002 - 035942-2018.80
2001 - 0271372-919.57
2000 - 0191543-117.11
1999 - 00334966-16215.03
1998 - 99141475-23110.50
Career35152696-161115.01

Senior Two Day Batting Statistics

Season Mches Inns NO Runs HS 0s 100s 50s Average Cts
2004 - 05 5 7 0 53 13 1 7.57 2
2003 - 04 4 3 0 41 40 1 13.67 1
2002 - 03 5 6 0 92 44 1 15.33 10
2001 - 02 5 7 3 26 14 1 6.50 2
Career 19 23 3 212 44 4 0 0 10.60 15

Senior Two Day Bowling Statistics

SeasonWktsRunsBest-InnBest-Mch5wkts10wktsAverage
2004 - 05151534-505-5010.20
2003 - 0410924-234-239.20
2002 - 03211867-377-3738.86
2001 - 02101624-305-5816.20
Career565937-377-373010.59

Twenty/20 Batting Statistics

Season Mches Inns NO Runs HS 0s 100s 50s Average Cts
2015 - 16 2 2 0 60 41 0 0 030.00 1
2014 - 15 4 3 2 30 17 0 0 030.00 0
2012 - 13 4 2 1 8 8 1 0 08.00 6
2011 - 12 2 2 1 14 14 1 0 014.00 0
2010 - 11 5 1 1 8 8 -----
2009 - 10 2 1 0 17 17 17.00 2
2008 - 09 4 3 1 7 3* 3.50
2007 - 08 2 2 1 36 29* 36.00
Career 25 16 7 180 41 2 0 0 20.00 9

Twenty/20 Bowling Statistics

WktsRunsBest-Inn5wktsAverage
2015 - 16000-00-----
2014 - 154962-18024.00
2012 - 134992-34024.75
2011 - 122292-29014.50
2010 - 1191183-2113.11
2009 - 105513-2510.20
2008 - 098423-35.25
2007 - 081501-1950.00
Career334853-3014.70

Easter Tour Batting Statistics

Season Mches Inns NO Runs HS 0s 100s 50s Average Cts
2008 - 09 1 1 0 26 26 26.00
2007 - 08 1 1 0 34 34 34.00
2006 - 07 1 1 0 0 0 1 0.00
2005 - 06 2 2 0 18 10 9.00 1
2003 - 04 2 2 0 21 13 10.50 1
2002 - 03 2 2 0 56 35 28.00
2001 - 02 2 2 0 13 12 6.50
2000 - 01 2 2 0 42 42 1 21.00
1999 - 00 2 1 1 20 20* -----
1998 - 99 2 2 0 50 32 25.00 1
Career 17 16 1 280 42 2 0 0 18.67 3

Easter Tour Bowling Statistics

WktsRunsBest-Inn5wktsAverage
2008 - 093133-134.33
2007 - 082152-157.50
2006 - 073673-6722.33
2005 - 062502-2725.00
2003 - 043912-5530.33
2002 - 033463-2415.33
2001 - 021871-6087.00
2000 - 013833-3627.67
1999 - 003582-1419.33
1998 - 9921021-5051.00
Career256123-13024.48

Senior Reserve Batting Statistics

Season Inns NO Runs HS 100s Average Cts
1998 - 99 10 0 135 33 13.50 4
1997 - 98 12 3 125 39 13.89 7
Career 22 3 260 39 0 13.68 11

Senior Reserve Bowling Statistics

SeasonWktsRunsBest-Inn5wktsAverage
1998 - 9971173-2316.71
1997 - 985663-2613.20
Career12183015.25

Trophies/Honors

SeasonTrophy/Honour
2014-15Senior Fielding - J Maddigan Trophy9 catches
2014-15Club Most Sociable Member -
2013-14Senior 5 wickets in an innings 1990-2018 - 5-12 vs St Kevins
2013-14Senior Bowling - John Smyth Cup33 @ 11.18
2013-14Senior Fielding - J Maddigan Trophy10 catches
2013-14Senior 5 wickets in an innings 1990-2018 - 5-41 vs Valley
2013-14Senior 5 wickets in an innings 1990-2018 - 5-15 vs Valley - Borton Cup Semi-Final
2013-14Club Most Wickets - Video Ezy Cup33 @ 11.18
2013-14Club Best Bowling Performance - Resene Colour Shop Trophy5-12 vs SKC 15 Feb
2013-14Hatrickvs St Kevins 15 Feb (all bowled)
2012-13Senior 5 wickets in an innings 1990-2018 - 5-25 vs St Kevins
2011-12Senior Fielding - J Maddigan Trophy9 catches
2010-11Senior 5 wickets in an innings 1990-2018 - 5-23 vs St Kevins
2010-11Club Most Wickets - Video Ezy Cup30 @ 16.23
2009-10Club Administrator of the Year - Sportsman Shield
2009-10Club Most Wickets - Video Ezy Cup31 @ 12.16
2008-09Senior Fielding - J Maddigan Trophy11 catches
2008-09Senior 5 wickets in an innings 1990-2018 - 5-34 vs St Kevins
2007-08Easter Tour Bowling - Colin Bland Trophy2 @ 8.50
2007-08Hatrick
2006-07Easter Tour Bowling - Colin Bland Trophy3 wickets @ 22.33
2005-06Senior 100 Games - Presentation Cap#17
2005-06Senior 5 wickets in an innings 1990-2018 - 5-17 vs Valley
2005-06Senior 5 wickets in an innings 1990-2018 - 5-53 vs Albion
2005-06Club Best Bowling Performance - Resene Colour Shop Trophy
2004-05Senior Bowling - John Smyth Cup24 @ 12.71
2004-05Hatrick
2003-04Easter Tour Fielding - Easter Cup
2002-03Senior Fielding - J Maddigan Trophy11
2002-03Senior 5 wickets in an innings 1990-2018 - 7-37 vs St Kevins
2002-03Senior 5 wickets in an innings 1990-2018 - 5-17 vs Oamaru
2002-03Senior 5 wickets in an innings 1990-2018 - 5-24 vs Valley
2001-02Club Most Sociable Member -
1999-00Senior Fielding - J Maddigan Trophy
1999-00Senior 5 wickets in an innings 1990-2018 - 6-16 vs Valley
1999-00Senior 5 wickets in an innings 1990-2018 - 5-4 vs Oamaru
1999-00Club Most Wickets - Video Ezy Cup33
1999-00Hatrick
1998-99Senior 5 wickets in an innings 1990-2018 - 5-23 vs Glenavy
1998-99Senior Reserve /2nd XI /Club30 All-Rounder - Lyndon Fleming Memorial737 points

Player News

DateHeading
25 January 2017Seniors finish with winLink
7 November 2016Seniors fall in top of the table clashLink
19 October 2016Seniors beat Albion in first roundLink
8 November 2015Senior win by 1 wicketLink
11 October 2015Loss & Tie for Seniors in first weekend of club cricketLink
17 March 2015Seniors make final lower grades miss outLink
16 February 2015Greenslade smashes 142Link
8 February 2015Seniors cruise to victoryLink
16 November 2014Sean Conlan scores centuryLink
2 November 2014Seniors win thrillerLink
5 October 2014Seniors Undefeated in Dick Hunt T20'sLink
29 September 2014Two from Two for SeniorsLink
15 March 2014Seniors qualify for finalLink
16 February 2014Johnston takes hatrick - Seniors Minor PremiersLink
9 February 2014Seniors continue winning waysLink
2 February 2014Seniors successfully defend Dick HuntLink
19 January 2014Seniors win close encounterLink
1 December 2013Cameron celebrates with centuryLink
1 December 2013Cameron celebrates with centuryLink
17 November 2013Unbroken 131 Run Partnership Sees Seniors ThroughLink
10 November 2013Seniors win hard fought matchLink
19 October 2013Seniors Dominate St Kevin'sLink
13 October 2013Rain forces Payne Tempero abandonmentLink
6 October 2013Seniors lose high scoring encounterLink
4 March 2013Fleming celebrates Johnston's 200th game with hatrickLink
4 December 2012Seniors suffer first lossLink
5 November 2012Matches abandonedLink
29 October 2012Seniors Celebrate Jeremiah Shields 100th in styleLink
2 October 2011Seniors start season with winLink
4 April 2011Seniors Complete Three-PeatLink
13 March 2011Twin Tons for SeniorsLink
26 February 2011Union fall short in High Run Chase Against ValleyLink
19 January 2011Shields scores 117 in high scoring gameLink
10 January 2011Union Comes 2nd in Tui 20/20Link
7 November 2010Seniors Continue Winning WaysLink
3 November 2010Union defend Payne Tempero in high scoring matchLink
16 October 2010Payne Tempero Returns to KGPLink
10 October 201010 Wicket Win to SeniorsLink
3 October 2010Mixed Start for Union SeniorsLink
27 March 2010Cameron stars in 7 wicket Borton Cup Final WinLink
20 March 2010Seniors Make FinalLink
8 March 2010Seniors take narrow victoryLink
27 February 2010J Shields falls short of debut centuryLink
20 February 2010Drew & Shields Amass Massive 275 run PartnershipLink
13 February 2010Seniors lose exciting match against ValleyLink
6 February 2010Seniors move into top fourLink
30 January 2010Despite Conan's 62 Union lose Dick Hunt FinalLink
23 January 2010Another Big Win to SeniorsLink
16 January 2010Seniors Defeat Oamaru by 200 runsLink
19 December 2009Sheat and Johnston lead Union to record victory over AlbionLink
5 December 2009Cant returns to Union with a Senior CenturyLink
28 November 2009Seniors Crush Oamaru by over 190 runs in record breaking winLink
21 November 2009St Kevin's win against UnionLink
15 November 2009Union Second Grade remain unbeatenLink
7 November 2009Seniors lose to ValleyLink
31 October 2009Payne Tempero Leaves KGPLink
3 October 2009Two from two in Dick Hunt 20/20Link
11 April 2009Two Years in a row for Easter Tour teamLink
4 April 2009SENIORS WIN BORTON CUPLink
14 March 2009Payne Tempero Cup to stay at KGPLink
7 March 2009Seniors Through to FinalLink
31 January 2009Oamaru Saved by the RainLink
10 January 2009Union runner-up in Tui 20/20Link
30 November 2008Cutt and Drew Combine for 149 run opening standLink
29 November 2008Big Partnership Between Cutt and Drew Sets Up Union VictoryLink
22 November 2008Seniors Suffer First Loss Of The SeasonLink
8 November 2008Union proves it fighting qualities in hard fought win against St Kevin'sLink
4 October 2008Win, loss in opening of Senior cricketLink
1 March 2008Quick Win leaves Union FirstLink
2 February 2008UNION DICK HUNT 20/20 CHAMPIONS!Link
26 January 2008Seniors lose final round robin match in Dick HuntLink
19 January 2008Union suffer two loses in Tui 20/20 TournamentLink
24 November 2007Seniors bring up 250+ for the first time this seasonLink
17 November 2007Seniors suffer their second loss of the seasonLink
3 November 2007All-round effort leads Seniors to Comprehensive VictoryLink
27 October 2007Union Suffers Loss in Inaugural Payne-Tempero Cup MatchLink
13 October 2007Understrength Seniors cruise to 8 wicket win against St Kevin'sLink
7 October 2007Wilson marks KGP return with half-centuryLink
6 April 2007Thomas Shields scores 113 but Union lose to Naseby in 73rd Easter TourLink
18 February 2007Paul Johnston reaches 1000Link
18 February 2007Seniors Lose Against Oamaru but still remain first equalLink
17 February 2007Seniors Suffer 60 Run Loss To OamaruLink
29 January 2007Personal Milestones ReachedLink
2 December 2006Seniors Stay First Equal In Borton CupLink
25 November 2006John Crombie leads Seniors to 5 wicket win over unbeaten ValleyLink
14 April 2006Shock victory over Naseby in Easter TourLink
1 April 2006Seniors Lose Exciting FinalLink
18 March 2006Union Top Qualifier For Borton Cup SemisLink
11 March 2006Seniors Finish Season Unbeaten Against OamaruLink
25 February 2006Seniors Bounce Back With 6 Wicket Win Against SKCLink
11 February 2006Batting Form Continues With Win Against ValleyLink
4 February 2006Union Successfully Defend Dick Hunt RosebowlLink
14 January 2006Seniors Back In Holiday Comp With Win Against ValleyLink
12 November 2005Play Abandoned Against St Kevin'sLink
5 November 2005Weakened Senior Side Go Down Against WBHSLink
16 March 2002Oamaru win Borton Cup for first time since 1991Link
26 January 2002Union take Dick Hunt in low scoring gameLink
31 March 2001Albion Borton Cup ChampionsLink
23 March 2000UNION BORTON CUP CHAMPIONS!!!Link
12 March 2000Union Qualify For 5th Borton Cup Final In A RowLink
5 March 2000John Crombie Leads Union To 1 Wicket Win.Link
12 February 2000Seniors Make It Six In A RowLink
29 January 2000Union Dick Hunt Champions!!Link
15 January 2000First Game, First Win in the new MillenniumLink
18 December 1999Seniors Start Dick Hunt Campaign with WinLink
27 November 1999Severely Depleted Senior Side Come Within 2 runs of memorable victoryLink
13 November 1999Wilson Cuts Loose Scoring 149 not outLink
30 October 1999Union makes it 5 in a rowLink
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