England tour of Ireland 2011

Ireland v England, Only ODI, Dublin

England have the better of brief Irish sojourn

In terms of the outcome, this was more Belfast 2009 then Bangalore 2011 as England edged a match that was interrupted frequently by the weather

Ireland v England, Only ODI, Dublin

Morgan's victorious homecoming

ESPNcricinfo's Plays of the Day from the one-off ODI between Ireland and England in Dublin

Ireland v England, Only ODI, Dublin

Dernbach delivers in rain-dented contest

Ireland's spirited bid for back-to-back victories against their nearest neighbours was thwarted first by the weather and then by a canny diet of slower balls and yorkers from Jade Dernbach and Ravi Bopara

Kevin O'Brien looks back to see his stumps disturbed
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Kevin O'Brien hits out during a rapid cameo against England
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Eoin Morgan had a successful first outing as England captain
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Jade Dernbach yorked Kevin O'Brien for 26
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Steven Finn claimed two early wickets before the rain interrupted at Clontarf
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Scott Borthwick cracked a useful 15 from nine balls to boost England's innings
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England in Ireland ODI Match, 2011

England tour of Ireland, Aug 2011

One-Day Internationals

Tour Results
Ireland v England at Dublin - Aug 25, 2011
England won by 11 runs (D/L method)
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