ICC Under-19 World Cup Qualifier, 2011 / Wicket commentary


Aftab Alam to McDonnell, OUT, gone! First ball, pace down the hill clips the off-stump, McDonnell looked stunned and held his defensive pose but he's gone first ball

H McDonnell b Aftab Alam 0 (1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Ireland Under-19s 0/1   RA Hunter 0* (0b)   Aftab Alam 0.1-0-0-1


Yamin Ahmadzai to van der Merwe, OUT, tries to drive away, but can only edge the ball straight to first slip for a simple catch

JB van der Merwe c Javed Ahmadi b Yamin Ahmadzai 13 (32b 2x4 0x6) SR: 40.62

Ireland Under-19s 42/2   RA Hunter 18* (22b 2x4)   Yamin Ahmadzai 1.1-0-2-1


Yamin Ahmadzai to Hunter, OUT, gone! Hunter tries to flick the ball through the midwicket area, and the ball smacks the pads at a decent height in front of middle and off, the umpire had no hesitation in raising the finger

RA Hunter lbw b Yamin Ahmadzai 18 (28b 2x4 0x6) SR: 64.28

Ireland Under-19s 43/4   GH Dockrell 0* (4b)   Yamin Ahmadzai 2.3-1-2-2


Javed Ahmadi to McCarter, OUT, leans forward to play the ball in to the leg-side but gets his angles all messed up and the ball clips off the bails, 18 ball duck

GJ McCarter b Javed Ahmadi 0 (18b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Ireland Under-19s 86/6   AR McBrine 20* (28b 3x4)   Javed Ahmadi 3.3-1-5-1


Aftab Alam to Coughlan, OUT, gone! Breakthrough for Afghanistan as Coughlan tries to play leg-side but gets a thin edge and the ball smashes down the stumps

ASA Coughlan b Aftab Alam 28 (45b 4x4 0x6) SR: 62.22

Ireland Under-19s 143/7   AR McBrine 42* (56b 5x4)   Aftab Alam 6.4-0-28-2


Shir Shirzai to McBrine, OUT, goes for the big shot, but doesn't quite get all of it and spoons the ball towards the square leg boundary

AR McBrine c Sayed Shirzad b Shir Shirzai 50 (70b 6x4 0x6) SR: 71.42

Ireland Under-19s 159/8   BJ McCarthy 7* (26b)   Shir Shirzai 7.2-1-24-1


Yamin Ahmadzai to McCarthy, 1 run, OUT

BJ McCarthy run out 47 (47b 4x4 3x6) SR: 100.00

Ireland Under-19s 212/9   NDS Hodgins 5* (17b 1x4)   Yamin Ahmadzai 10-3-56-3
Tournament Results
Afghan U19 v Canada U19 at Strabane - Aug 9, 2011
Afghan U19 won by 8 wickets (with 210 balls remaining)
Ireland U19 v PNG U19 at Eglinton - Aug 9, 2011
PNG U19 won by 5 wickets (with 125 balls remaining)
Kenya U19 v Namibia U19 at Drummond - Aug 9, 2011
Namibia U19 won by 109 runs
Nepal U19 v USA U19 at Limavady - Aug 9, 2011
Nepal U19 won by 99 runs
Scot U19 v Vanuatu U19 at Coleraine - Aug 9, 2011
Scot U19 won by 130 runs
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