Ireland tour of Kenya and South Africa, 2011/12 / Commentary

Ireland in Kenya T20I Series - 2nd T20I

Kenya v Ireland

Ireland won by 8 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)

0.1

Dockrell to DO Obuya, no run

0.2

Dockrell to DO Obuya, no run

0.3

Dockrell to DO Obuya, 5 wides

0.3

Dockrell to DO Obuya, no run, comes forward and blocks well

0.4

Dockrell to DO Obuya, 2 runs, cuts well to third man for two

0.5

Dockrell to DO Obuya, no run

0.6

Dockrell to DO Obuya, 1 run, goes down on his knees and sweeps to square leg

End of over 1 (8 runs) Kenya 8/0
DO Obuya    3* (6b)      GH Dockrell    1-0-8-0
DI Allan    0* (0b)     

1.1

Sorensen to DO Obuya, FOUR, he cuts well to point for four

1.2

Sorensen to DO Obuya, 1 run

1.3

Sorensen to Allan, no run, that's a good block from allan

1.4

Sorensen to Allan, no run

1.5

Sorensen to Allan, no run

1.6

Sorensen to Allan, 1 run, thats a perfected drive to long on for a single

End of over 2 (6 runs) Kenya 14/0
DI Allan    1* (4b)      MC Sorensen    1-0-6-0
DO Obuya    8* (8b 1x4)      GH Dockrell    1-0-8-0

2.1

Johnston to Allan, no run, good ball that he swings at and misses

2.2

Johnston to Allan, 1 run, takes another straight drive to long on

2.3

Johnston to DO Obuya, 1 run, good short and he goes for one

2.4

Johnston to Allan, no run, thats a crazy full toss that he misses

2.5

Johnston to Allan, 1 run

2.6

Johnston to DO Obuya, no run, good bounce that well beats obuya

End of over 3 (3 runs) Kenya 17/0
DO Obuya    9* (10b 1x4)      DT Johnston    1-0-3-0
DI Allan    3* (8b)      MC Sorensen    1-0-6-0

3.1

Sorensen to Allan, no run

3.2

Sorensen to Allan, 1 run, he played well to square leg but again well fielded

3.3

Sorensen to DO Obuya, 1 no ball

3.3

Sorensen to DO Obuya, no run

3.4

Sorensen to DO Obuya, 1 run, blocks well to gully for a single

3.5

Sorensen to Allan, 1 run, well played to mid wicket

3.6

Sorensen to DO Obuya, FOUR, he hooks him well to the boundary

End of over 4 (8 runs) Kenya 25/0
DO Obuya    14* (14b 2x4)      MC Sorensen    2-0-14-0
DI Allan    5* (11b)      DT Johnston    1-0-3-0

4.1

Stirling to Allan, no run

4.2

Stirling to Allan, 1 run

4.3

Stirling to DO Obuya, no run

4.4

Stirling to DO Obuya, 1 run, sweeps well to square leg

4.5

Stirling to Allan, no run

4.6

Stirling to Allan, OUT, ties a reverse sweep but misses and is out bowled

DI Allan b Stirling 6 (15b 0x4 0x6) SR: 40.00

End of over 5 (2 runs) Kenya 27/1
     PR Stirling    1-0-2-1
DO Obuya    15* (16b 2x4)      MC Sorensen    2-0-14-0

5.1

Johnston to DO Obuya, 1 run

5.2

Johnston to CO Obuya, no run

5.3

Johnston to CO Obuya, no run, front foot drive and defends well

5.4

Johnston to CO Obuya, FOUR, uses the speed off the ball and glances him to the boundary

5.5

Johnston to CO Obuya, 2 runs, played to the gap between point and gully

5.6

Johnston to CO Obuya, no run

End of over 6 (7 runs) Kenya 34/1
CO Obuya    6* (5b 1x4)      DT Johnston    2-0-10-0
DO Obuya    16* (17b 2x4)      PR Stirling    1-0-2-1

6.1

Stirling to DO Obuya, no run

6.2

Stirling to DO Obuya, 1 run, sweeps him to squre leg

6.3

Stirling to CO Obuya, 1 run, glances him well to fine leg

6.4

Stirling to DO Obuya, 1 run

6.5

Stirling to CO Obuya, no run

6.6

Stirling to CO Obuya, 2 wides, it's a wide and he leaves it

6.6

Stirling to DO Obuya, 1 run

End of over 7 (6 runs) Kenya 40/1
DO Obuya    19* (21b 2x4)      PR Stirling    2-0-8-1
CO Obuya    7* (7b 1x4)      DT Johnston    2-0-10-0

7.1

Mooney to DO Obuya, 1 run, cuts well to point for a quick single

7.2

Mooney to CO Obuya, 1 run, excellent cover drive

7.3

Mooney to DO Obuya, 1 run, cuts that one late to third man

7.4

Mooney to CO Obuya, 1 run, goes back and creates room for one

7.5

Mooney to DO Obuya, no run

7.6

Mooney to DO Obuya, no run, powerfull drive but dockrell fields well

End of over 8 (4 runs) Kenya 44/1
DO Obuya    21* (25b 2x4)      JF Mooney    1-0-4-0
CO Obuya    9* (9b 1x4)      PR Stirling    2-0-8-1

8.1

Dockrell to CO Obuya, no run

8.2

Dockrell to CO Obuya, 1 run, sweeeps that to fine leg

8.3

Dockrell to DO Obuya, 1 run, another one well swept to fine leg

8.4

Dockrell to CO Obuya, 2 runs

8.5

Dockrell to CO Obuya, 1 run

8.6

Dockrell to DO Obuya, 1 run, goes down and sweeps to fine leg

End of over 9 (6 runs) Kenya 50/1
DO Obuya    23* (27b 2x4)      GH Dockrell    2-0-14-0
CO Obuya    13* (13b 1x4)      JF Mooney    1-0-4-0

9.1

Mooney to DO Obuya, no run, he beats him with the length and line for a dot

9.2

Mooney to DO Obuya, 1 run

9.3

Mooney to CO Obuya, OUT, lofted down to the cover boundary where jones takes a confertable catch

CO Obuya c Jones b Mooney 13 (14b 1x4 0x6) SR: 92.85

9.4

Mooney to Mishra, FOUR, thats a powerfull straight drive to get him off the mark

9.5

Mooney to Mishra, 1 run

9.6

Mooney to DO Obuya, no run, tries a glance short but is well beaten by the bounce

End of over 10 (6 runs) Kenya 56/2
DO Obuya    24* (30b 2x4)      JF Mooney    2-0-10-1
T Mishra    5* (2b 1x4)      GH Dockrell    2-0-14-0

10.1

Stirling to Mishra, 1 run

10.2

Stirling to DO Obuya, 1 run

10.3

Stirling to Mishra, no run

10.4

Stirling to Mishra, 1 wide

10.4

Stirling to Mishra, 1 run

10.5

Stirling to DO Obuya, 1 run

10.6

Stirling to Mishra, 1 run, wonderfull late cut to point

End of over 11 (6 runs) Kenya 62/2
T Mishra    8* (6b 1x4)      PR Stirling    3-0-14-1
DO Obuya    26* (32b 2x4)      JF Mooney    2-0-10-1

11.1

O'Brien to Mishra, 1 wide, that goes out of reach of him

11.1

O'Brien to Mishra, 1 run, he nicely glences that to square leg

11.2

O'Brien to DO Obuya, 1 run, edged to fine leg for one

11.3

O'Brien to Mishra, FOUR, fully tossed and he smashes that to the boundary

11.4

O'Brien to Mishra, OUT

T Mishra c †McCann b O'Brien 13 (9b 2x4 0x6) SR: 144.44

11.5

O'Brien to Patel, no run

11.6

O'Brien to Patel, 1 run

End of over 12 (8 runs) Kenya 70/3
RR Patel    1* (2b)      KJ O'Brien    1-0-8-1
DO Obuya    27* (33b 2x4)      PR Stirling    3-0-14-1

12.1

Dockrell to Patel, no run, gets beaten by the bounce

12.2

Dockrell to Patel, no run

12.3

Dockrell to Patel, no run, comes forward and defends well

12.4

Dockrell to Patel, no run

12.5

Dockrell to Patel, no run

12.6

Dockrell to Patel, 2 runs, he goes down and sweeps him to fine leg

End of over 13 (2 runs) Kenya 72/3
RR Patel    3* (8b)      GH Dockrell    3-0-16-0
DO Obuya    27* (33b 2x4)      KJ O'Brien    1-0-8-1

13.1

O'Brien to DO Obuya, 1 run, times that well for a single

13.2

O'Brien to Patel, SIX, thats perfect timing for boundary six

13.3

O'Brien to Patel, FOUR, powerfull straight drive to the boundary

13.4

O'Brien to Patel, no run

13.5

O'Brien to Patel, no run

13.6

O'Brien to Patel, no run, good line that stays low and does not concede any runs there

End of over 14 (11 runs) Kenya 83/3
RR Patel    13* (13b 1x4 1x6)      KJ O'Brien    2-0-19-1
DO Obuya    28* (34b 2x4)      GH Dockrell    3-0-16-0

14.1

Stirling to DO Obuya, OUT

DO Obuya lbw b Stirling 28 (35b 2x4 0x6) SR: 80.00

14.2

Stirling to Aga, no run

14.3

Stirling to Aga, 1 run

14.4

Stirling to Patel, no run

14.5

Stirling to Patel, no run

14.6

Stirling to Patel, SIX, goes back and creates space and hits him hard past the boundary ropes

End of over 15 (7 runs) Kenya 90/4
RR Patel    19* (16b 1x4 2x6)      PR Stirling    4-0-21-2
RG Aga    1* (2b)      KJ O'Brien    2-0-19-1

15.1

Johnston to Aga, 1 run

15.2

Johnston to Patel, 1 run, slower delivery that is glanced for one

15.3

Johnston to Aga, 1 run, plays that well to square leg for one

15.4

Johnston to Patel, 1 run, glanced again to fine leg

15.5

Johnston to Aga, no run

15.6

Johnston to Aga, 1 run, driven on the bounce to long off

End of over 16 (5 runs) Kenya 95/4
RG Aga    4* (6b)      DT Johnston    3-0-15-0
RR Patel    21* (18b 1x4 2x6)      PR Stirling    4-0-21-2

16.1

Dockrell to Aga, 4 byes

16.2

Dockrell to Aga, 1 run, cut down to covers

16.3

Dockrell to Patel, 2 runs, played to long on and two quick runs taken

16.4

Dockrell to Patel, FOUR, moves back and cuts late to the boundary

16.5

Dockrell to Patel, no run

16.6

Dockrell to Patel, OUT, creates room for himeself but hits in the air for sorensen to catch

RR Patel c Sorensen b Dockrell 27 (22b 2x4 2x6) SR: 122.72

End of over 17 (11 runs) Kenya 106/5
     GH Dockrell    4-0-23-1
RG Aga    5* (8b)      DT Johnston    3-0-15-0

17.1

Sorensen to Obanda, no run

17.2

Sorensen to Obanda, no run

17.3

Sorensen to Obanda, 1 run

17.4

Sorensen to Aga, no run, he beats him well with the bounce

17.5

Sorensen to Aga, FOUR, steps out and hits him with a one bounce to the boundary

17.6

Sorensen to Aga, OUT, gets caught at point by mooney

RG Aga c Mooney b Sorensen 9 (11b 1x4 0x6) SR: 81.81

End of over 18 (5 runs) Kenya 111/6
     MC Sorensen    3-0-19-1
AA Obanda    1* (3b)      GH Dockrell    4-0-23-1

18.1

Mooney to NN Odhiambo, 1 run, driven straight to long on to get off the mark

18.2

Mooney to Obanda, no run, swings wild but gets beaten by the bounce

18.3

Mooney to Obanda, 2 runs

18.4

Mooney to Obanda, 1 run, OUT

NN Odhiambo run out 1 (1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

18.5

Mooney to NM Odhiambo, 1 run, cuts well to the gaps for one

18.6

Mooney to Obanda, FOUR, wonderfull smash to the boundary

End of over 19 (9 runs) Kenya 120/7
AA Obanda    8* (7b 1x4)      JF Mooney    3-0-19-1
NM Odhiambo    1* (1b)      MC Sorensen    3-0-19-1

19.1

Sorensen to NM Odhiambo, FOUR, well edged short by nelson to the boundary

19.2

Sorensen to NM Odhiambo, no run

19.3

Sorensen to NM Odhiambo, 1 run

19.4

Sorensen to Obanda, no run

19.5

Sorensen to Obanda, SIX, steps out and hits him to the media centre for a huge boundary six

19.6

Sorensen to Obanda, no run, he tries the trick again but this time sorensen reads him well and delivers a slow ball that nearly beats him to the stamps.

End of over 20 (11 runs) Kenya 131/7
AA Obanda    14* (10b 1x4 1x6)      MC Sorensen    4-0-30-1
NM Odhiambo    6* (4b 1x4)      JF Mooney    3-0-19-1
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