Ireland tour of Canada, 2010 / Commentary

Ireland in Canada ODI Series - 1st ODI

Canada v Ireland

Canada won by 4 runs (D/L method)

10.1

Desai to Stirling, 1 run, short and wide, pulls it away

10.2

Desai to O'Brien, no run, flatter, defended on the front foot

10.3

Desai to O'Brien, 1 run, driven to covers

10.4

Desai to Stirling, SIX, short again, just pulls it out of the ground

10.5

Desai to Stirling, no run, driven back, full and flat this time

10.6

Desai to Stirling, 1 run

Ireland 64/2   PA Desai 1-0-9-0

12.1

Desai to O'Brien, 1 run, rocks back adn cuts it to the sweeper

12.2

Desai to Stirling, no run, runs it straight on to him, defended of the backfoot

12.3

Desai to Stirling, 1 run, short again, cut to sweeper cover

12.4

Desai to O'Brien, OUT, Bowler him, slid in that armer, Kevin steps out and is beaten by the variation

KJ O'Brien b Desai 3 (9m 8b 0x4 0x6) SR: 37.50

12.5

Desai to White, no run, driven to mid off

12.6

Desai to White, no run

Ireland 68/3   PA Desai 2-0-11-1

14.1

Desai to Stirling, no run, short again from PD good stop at point from Zubin this time

14.2

Desai to Stirling, no run, another flat ball, shout for lbw not out given

14.3

Desai to Stirling, no run, pushed it through again, bottom edge, almost dragged it on

14.4

Desai to Stirling, 1 run, driven to long off

14.5

Desai to White, no run, went for the reverse sweep, struck on the pad, not out given, that was pretty close

14.6

Desai to White, 1 run, full again, quick single to covers

Ireland 73/3   PA Desai 3-0-13-1

16.1

Desai to White, no run, shout for lbw, tured down

16.2

Desai to White, 1 run, opens the face to run it down to third man

16.3

Desai to Mooney, no run, defends it back

16.4

Desai to Mooney, 2 runs, sweeps it fine, fora double

16.5

Desai to Mooney, no run, arm ball, left alone by Mooney

16.6

Desai to Mooney, no run, driven to mid off

Ireland 81/4   PA Desai 4-0-16-1

18.1

Desai to Mooney, 1 run, good effort from henry to cut off that punch to long on,

18.2

Desai to White, 1 run, driven past covers for a single

18.3

Desai to Mooney, 1 run

18.4

Desai to White, no run

18.5

Desai to White, no run, good stop at short third man Balaji

18.6

Desai to White, 2 runs

Ireland 88/4   PA Desai 5-0-21-1

20.1

Desai to Mooney, 1 run, quick single to covers

20.2

Desai to White, no run, driven back to the bowler

20.3

Desai to White, 1 run, cuts it past point for another single

20.4

Desai to Mooney, no run, flicks it of the backfoot, straight to mid wicket

20.5

Desai to Mooney, 1 run, driven to long off

20.6

Desai to White, OUT, gone, trying to sweep it again the swing, top edge falls to Hansra at mid wicket

AR White c Hansra b Desai 15 (29m 22b 1x4 0x6) SR: 68.18

Ireland 100/5   PA Desai 6-0-24-2

22.1

Desai to Mooney, no run, defends it on the front foot

22.2

Desai to Mooney, no run, flicks it to mid wicket

22.3

Desai to Mooney, no run, defends it back again, tight line from Desai

22.4

Desai to Mooney, no run, again, pitches on middle and turns into the lefty from around the stumps

22.5

Desai to Mooney, 1 run, too short this time, punched of the backfoot to mid wicket

22.6

Desai to Johnston, 1 run, works it to square leg for a single

Ireland 111/5   PA Desai 7-0-26-2
Series Results
Canada v Ireland at Toronto - Sep 7, 2010
Ireland won by 92 runs
Canada v Ireland at Toronto - Sep 6, 2010
Canada won by 4 runs (D/L method)
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Photos

Sep 6, 2010

Khurram Chohan bowls during his fruitful spell, Canada v Ireland, 1st ODI, September 6, 2010

Khurram Chohan bowls during his fruitful spell

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Sep 6, 2010

Zubin Surkari loosens up in unusual fashion, Canada v Ireland, 1st ODI, September 6, 2010

Zubin Surkari loosens up in unusual fashion

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