Ireland tour of West Indies, Only ODI: West Indies v Ireland at Kingston, Feb 23, 2014
West Indies won by 4 wickets (with 80 balls remaining)
23 February 2014 (50-over match)

Hello all and welcome to the coverage of the only ODI between West Indies and Ireland. News coming in from Sabina park is that Ireland have won the toss and they have chosen to bat

Ireland have made one change to their team- Niall O'Brien comes in for Cusack.

West Indies have left Simmons and Narine out of their thirteen

0.1

Holder to Porterfield, no run, outside the off stiump and left alone by the batsman

0.2

Holder to Porterfield, no run, outside off and left alone again by the batsman

0.3

Holder to Porterfield, no run, closer to the stumps. He thinks about playing it, but doesn't in the end

0.4

Holder to Porterfield, no run, more pace this time around and Ramdin collects it again

0.5

Holder to Porterfield, no run, bat for the first time on the ball as he comes forward and defends it

0.6

Holder to Porterfield, no run, left alone outside the off stump

End of over 1 (maiden) Ireland 0/0

    • WTS Porterfield 0 (6b)
    • PR Stirling 0 (0b)
    • JO Holder 1-1-0-0

Cummins to bowl his first over in International cricket

1.1

Cummins to Stirling, no run, good length delivery outside the off stump. He comes forward and lets it pass

1.2

Cummins to Stirling, FOUR, short ball outside the off stump. Stirling stands tall and cuts it over point for a boundary

1.3

Cummins to Stirling, no run, outside the off stump and left alone

1.4

Cummins to Stirling, no run, going down the leg side as it flicks the front pad

1.5

Cummins to Stirling, no run, outside the off stump and left alone outside the off stump

1.6

Cummins to Stirling, no run, gets solidly behind the line and defends it to the leg side

End of over 2 (4 runs) Ireland 4/0

    • PR Stirling 4 (6b 1x4)
    • WTS Porterfield 0 (6b)
    • ML Cummins 1-0-4-0
    • JO Holder 1-1-0-0
2.1

Holder to Porterfield, no run, bowls in the channel outside the off stump. He comes forward and lets it pass to the keeper

2.2

Holder to Porterfield, no run, comes forward and punches it to cover

2.3

Holder to Porterfield, 1 run, dropped at point by Smith. He stands tall to the short ball and cuts it and is lucky to be still there

2.4

Holder to Stirling, 1 wide, wide outside the off stump

2.4

Holder to Stirling, no run, outside the off stump. Defends it to the leg side

2.5

Holder to Stirling, OUT, and that's the wicket. Stirling is looking to defend it and the ball slips in the gap between bat and pad. It hits the off stump

PR Stirling b Holder 4 (8b 1x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

2.6

Holder to Joyce, no run, short ball on the leg stump. Joyce ducks under it

End of over 3 (2 runs) Ireland 6/1

    • EC Joyce 0 (1b)
    • WTS Porterfield 1 (9b)
    • JO Holder 2-1-2-1
    • ML Cummins 1-0-4-0
3.1

Cummins to Porterfield, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Porterfield comes forward and punches it to cover

3.2

Cummins to Porterfield, no run, good length ball outside the off stump and left alone by the batsman

3.3

Cummins to Porterfield, no run, short ball on the middle stump. He stands tall and defends on the leg side

3.4

Cummins to Porterfield, no run, shaped away as he is looking to drive and is beaten

3.5

Cummins to Porterfield, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. He comes forward and drives it to Samuels at cover

3.6

Cummins to Porterfield, no run, comes forward and defends it to the off side

End of over 4 (maiden) Ireland 6/1

    • WTS Porterfield 1 (15b)
    • EC Joyce 0 (1b)
    • ML Cummins 2-1-4-0
    • JO Holder 2-1-2-1
4.1

Holder to Joyce, no run, comes forward and punches it to the off side

4.2

Holder to Joyce, 2 runs, on the leg stump. Joyce pushes it to deep square-leg for a couple

4.3

Holder to Joyce, no run, outside the off stump. Joyce comes forward and closes the face of the bat as he defends it to the off side

4.4

Holder to Joyce, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Joyce pushes it to point

4.5

Holder to Joyce, no run, comes forward and punches it to mid-on

4.6

Holder to Joyce, no run, comes forward and punches it to mid-on

Sean: "Here's an English fan wanting an Ireland win. Their bowling is fine, but if they're gonna compete regularly their batting needs to improve considerably in my opinion. Saying that they can hardly do much worse than West Indies or Pakistan of the last year or so."

End of over 5 (2 runs) Ireland 8/1

    • EC Joyce 2 (7b)
    • WTS Porterfield 1 (15b)
    • JO Holder 3-1-4-1
    • ML Cummins 2-1-4-0
5.1

Cummins to Porterfield, FOUR, short ball outside the off stump. Porterfield stays rooted on the backfoot and punches it past covers for a boundary

5.2

Cummins to Porterfield, no run, short and wide outside the off stump. Porterfield looks to drive and gets a bottom edge

5.3

Cummins to Porterfield, no run, good length ball outside the off stump. Moving away after pitching. Porterfield shoulders arms

5.4

Cummins to Porterfield, no run, outside the off stump. Porterfield moves across and lets it pass

5.5

Cummins to Porterfield, no run, good length ball outside the off stump. Porterfield has nothing to do with it

5.6

Cummins to Porterfield, no run, short ball outside the off stump. He stands tall and punches it to cover

End of over 6 (4 runs) Ireland 12/1

    • WTS Porterfield 5 (21b 1x4)
    • EC Joyce 2 (7b)
    • ML Cummins 3-1-8-0
    • JO Holder 3-1-4-1
6.1

Holder to Joyce, no run, short ball on the leg stump. It just about took the top layer of the helmet off. Good bowling

6.2

Holder to Joyce, no run, comes forward and pushes it to point

6.3

Holder to Joyce, 2 runs, fuller ball outside the off stump. Joyce is on the backfoot and pushes it past covers for a couple

6.4

Holder to Joyce, no run, good length ball outside off stump and left alone by Joyce

comes around the wicket

6.5

Holder to Joyce, 1 run, cuts it to deep point for a single

6.6

Holder to Porterfield, no run, outside the off stump and left alone by Porterfield again

End of over 7 (3 runs) Ireland 15/1

    • WTS Porterfield 5 (22b 1x4)
    • EC Joyce 5 (12b)
    • JO Holder 4-1-7-1
    • ML Cummins 3-1-8-0
7.1

Cummins to Joyce, no run, comes forward and punches it to mid-off

7.2

Cummins to Joyce, 2 runs, steers it to third-man for a couple

7.3

Cummins to Joyce, 1 wide, wide as it sails over the batsman's head

7.3

Cummins to Joyce, no run, outside off and left alone

7.4

Cummins to Joyce, no run, short ball outside the off stump. Joyce looks to cut it and is beaten

7.5

Cummins to Joyce, no run, comes forward and square-drives it to point

7.6

Cummins to Joyce, no run, outside the off stump and left alone by Joyce

End of over 8 (3 runs) Ireland 18/1

    • EC Joyce 7 (18b)
    • WTS Porterfield 5 (22b 1x4)
    • ML Cummins 4-1-11-0
    • JO Holder 4-1-7-1
8.1

Holder to Porterfield, no run, comes forward and defends it to the off side

8.2

Holder to Porterfield, no run, comes forward and pushes it to square-leg

8.3

Holder to Porterfield, FOUR, short ball outside the off stump. Porterfield slashes and gets a top edge that sails over the slip cordon for a boundary

8.4

Holder to Porterfield, 1 run, pushes it with soft hands to the leg side for a single

8.5

Holder to Joyce, no run, outside the off stump and left alone by Joyce

8.6

Holder to Joyce, no run, good length ball on the off stump. It bounces well over the stumps as Joyce lets it pass

End of over 9 (5 runs) Ireland 23/1

    • EC Joyce 7 (20b)
    • WTS Porterfield 10 (26b 2x4)
    • JO Holder 5-1-12-1
    • ML Cummins 4-1-11-0
9.1

Cummins to Porterfield, 2 runs, on the leg stump. Porterfield turns it behind square for a couple

9.2

Cummins to Porterfield, 1 run, pushes it to the leg side for a single

9.3

Cummins to Joyce, FOUR, short ball outside the off stump. Joyce gets on top of the bounce and just taps on top of the ball as the ball runs to the point fence

9.4

Cummins to Joyce, FOUR, fuller and wider outside the off stump. Joyce gets violent this time as he smashes it past point for a boundary

round the wicket now

9.5

Cummins to Joyce, 3 runs, on the leg stump as he over compensates. Joyce chips it over midwicket for three runs

9.6

Cummins to Porterfield, no run, gets on top of the bounce and punches it to point

End of over 10 (14 runs) Ireland 37/1

    • WTS Porterfield 13 (29b 2x4)
    • EC Joyce 18 (23b 2x4)
    • ML Cummins 5-1-25-0
    • JO Holder 5-1-12-1

Dwayne Bravo into the attack

10.1

DJ Bravo to Joyce, no run, outside the off stump and left alone

10.2

DJ Bravo to Joyce, no run, an appeal for leg before as the ball thuds into the pad, but it would've been going down the leg side

10.3

DJ Bravo to Joyce, no run, outside the off stump. Joyce leans forward and looks to drive. He gets an inside edge to square-leg

10.4

DJ Bravo to Joyce, no run, this time he gets the outside edge and that falls short of the fielder at first slip

10.5

DJ Bravo to Joyce, 1 run, pushes it to cover for a single

10.6

DJ Bravo to Porterfield, no run, comes forward and pushes it back to the bowler

End of over 11 (1 run) Ireland 38/1

    • WTS Porterfield 13 (30b 2x4)
    • EC Joyce 19 (28b 2x4)
    • DJ Bravo 1-0-1-0
    • ML Cummins 5-1-25-0
11.1

Cummins to Joyce, (no ball) 1 run, oversteps and the batsman pushes it to third-man for a single

Free-hit coming up

11.1

Cummins to Porterfield, (no ball) SIX, fuller ball on the middle stump. Porterfield clears the front foot and smashes it over long-on for a six. Maximum toll of the free-hit. What's more, that's another no-ball

11.1

Cummins to Porterfield, 1 no ball, bowls another no-ball. Porterfield looks to slice it and is beaten, but the free-hit still remains

comes over the wicket now

11.1

Cummins to Porterfield, SIX, that makes no difference to Porterfield as he lofts it high and handsome over square-leg for a huge six

11.2

Cummins to Porterfield, OUT, and after all the fireworks, that's a soft dismissal. On the leg stump, he looks to glance it and gets a faint edge back to the keeper

WTS Porterfield c †Ramdin b Cummins 25 (34b 2x4 2x6) SR: 73.52

11.3

Cummins to NJ O'Brien, no run, outside the off stump. O'Brien comes forward and defends it to point

11.4

Cummins to NJ O'Brien, no run, outside the off stump and left alone by O'Brien

11.5

Cummins to NJ O'Brien, 1 run, moves across and glances it to fine-leg for a single

11.6

Cummins to Joyce, no run, outside the off stump and left alone by Joyce

End of over 12 (17 runs) Ireland 55/2

    • EC Joyce 20 (30b 2x4)
    • NJ O'Brien 1 (3b)
    • ML Cummins 6-1-42-1
    • DJ Bravo 1-0-1-0
12.1

DJ Bravo to NJ O'Brien, 1 run, steers it to third-man for a single

12.2

DJ Bravo to Joyce, 1 run, punches it past cover for a single

12.3

DJ Bravo to NJ O'Brien, no run, outside the off stump and left alone by O'Brien

12.4

DJ Bravo to NJ O'Brien, 1 run, drives it to sweeper cover for a single

12.5

DJ Bravo to Joyce, no run, good length ball outside the off stump. He shoulders arms

12.6

DJ Bravo to Joyce, no run, good length ball outside the off stump and left alone by Joyce

End of over 13 (3 runs) Ireland 58/2

    • EC Joyce 21 (33b 2x4)
    • NJ O'Brien 3 (6b)
    • DJ Bravo 2-0-4-0
    • ML Cummins 6-1-42-1

Sammy into the attack

13.1

Sammy to NJ O'Brien, no run, comes forward and punches it to point

13.2

Sammy to NJ O'Brien, 2 runs, makes room and cuts it past cover for a couple

13.3

Sammy to NJ O'Brien, no run, comes forward and defends it to cover

13.4

Sammy to NJ O'Brien, 1 run, drives it to sweeper cover for a single

13.5

Sammy to Joyce, 1 run, steers it to third-man for a single

13.6

Sammy to NJ O'Brien, no run, comes forward and punches it to cover

End of over 14 (4 runs) Ireland 62/2

    • NJ O'Brien 6 (11b)
    • EC Joyce 22 (34b 2x4)
    • DJG Sammy 1-0-4-0
    • DJ Bravo 2-0-4-0
14.1

DJ Bravo to Joyce, no run, comes forward and defends it to the off side

14.2

DJ Bravo to Joyce, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Joyce comes forward and drives it to mid-off

14.3

DJ Bravo to Joyce, 1 wide, wide outside the off stump. Joyce is stretched in wanting to drive it

14.3

DJ Bravo to Joyce, no run, comes forward and drives it back to the bowler

14.4

DJ Bravo to Joyce, no run, outside the off stump and left alone by Joyce

14.5

DJ Bravo to Joyce, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Joyce comes forward and punches it back to the bowler

14.6

DJ Bravo to Joyce, no run, comes forward and drives it to cover

End of over 15 (1 run) Ireland 63/2

    • EC Joyce 22 (40b 2x4)
    • NJ O'Brien 6 (11b)
    • DJ Bravo 3-0-5-0
    • DJG Sammy 1-0-4-0
15.1

Sammy to NJ O'Brien, no run, outside the off stump. He looks to cut it and is beaten

15.2

Sammy to NJ O'Brien, 1 run, pushes it to mid-off for a single

15.3

Sammy to Joyce, 1 run, steers it to third-man for a single

15.4

Sammy to NJ O'Brien, 1 run, same length, same bowler, same shot but different batsman as O'Brien steers it to third-man for a single

15.5

Sammy to Joyce, 1 run, glances it to fine-leg for a single

15.6

Sammy to NJ O'Brien, no run, comes forward and defends it to the off side

and that's drinks

End of over 16 (4 runs) Ireland 67/2

    • NJ O'Brien 8 (15b)
    • EC Joyce 24 (42b 2x4)
    • DJG Sammy 2-0-8-0
    • DJ Bravo 3-0-5-0
16.1

DJ Bravo to Joyce, 1 run, short ball outside the off stump. He rocks back and cuts it to sweeper cover for a single

16.2

DJ Bravo to NJ O'Brien, no run, outside off and left alone

16.3

DJ Bravo to NJ O'Brien, no run, comes forward and defends it back to the bowler

16.4

DJ Bravo to NJ O'Brien, 1 run, pushes it to cover for a single

16.5

DJ Bravo to Joyce, OUT, fuller and slower ball outside the off stump. Joyce is deceived and only manages to chip it to Holder at mid-off. Holder was slow in picking it, but dives forward and takes the catch

EC Joyce c Holder b DJ Bravo 25 (44b 2x4 0x6) SR: 56.81

Wilson, the new man at the crease

16.6

DJ Bravo to Wilson, no run, comes forward and defends it to the off side

End of over 17 (2 runs) Ireland 69/3

    • GC Wilson 0 (1b)
    • NJ O'Brien 9 (18b)
    • DJ Bravo 4-0-7-1
    • DJG Sammy 2-0-8-0
17.1

Sammy to NJ O'Brien, 1 run, drives it to cover for a single

17.2

Sammy to Wilson, no run

17.3

Sammy to Wilson, no run, comes forward and defends it to point

17.4

Sammy to Wilson, 1 run, steers it to third-man to get off the mark

17.5

Sammy to NJ O'Brien, 1 run, comes forward and drives it to sweeper cover for a single

17.6

Sammy to Wilson, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Wilson comes forward and defends it back to the bowler

End of over 18 (3 runs) Ireland 72/3

    • GC Wilson 1 (5b)
    • NJ O'Brien 11 (20b)
    • DJG Sammy 3-0-11-0
    • DJ Bravo 4-0-7-1
18.1

DJ Bravo to NJ O'Brien, 1 run

18.2

DJ Bravo to Wilson, 2 runs, on the leg stump. He leans forward and turns it to square-leg for a couple

18.3

DJ Bravo to Wilson, no run

18.4

DJ Bravo to Wilson, no run, comes forward and drives it to mid-off

18.5

DJ Bravo to Wilson, 1 run, pushes forward and punches it to cover for a single

18.6

DJ Bravo to NJ O'Brien, no run, slower ball outside the off stump. He looks to drive it and gets a bottom edge

End of over 19 (4 runs) Ireland 76/3

    • NJ O'Brien 12 (22b)
    • GC Wilson 4 (9b)
    • DJ Bravo 5-0-11-1
    • DJG Sammy 3-0-11-0
19.1

Sammy to Wilson, no run, comes forward and drives it to point

19.2

Sammy to Wilson, no run, makes room and steers it to short third-man

19.3

Sammy to Wilson, no run, drives it to cover

19.4

Sammy to Wilson, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Wilson comes forward and drives it to point. He is unable to pierce the gap

19.5

Sammy to Wilson, no run

19.6

Sammy to Wilson, 1 run, steers it to short third-man for a single

End of over 20 (1 run) Ireland 77/3

    • GC Wilson 5 (15b)
    • NJ O'Brien 12 (22b)
    • DJG Sammy 4-0-12-0
    • DJ Bravo 5-0-11-1
20.1

DJ Bravo to Wilson, 1 run, short ball on the middle stump. Wilson pulls it to square-leg for a single

20.2

DJ Bravo to NJ O'Brien, no run, stays on the backfoot and defends it to the off side

20.3

DJ Bravo to NJ O'Brien, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. O'Brien pushes it to the leg side

20.4

DJ Bravo to NJ O'Brien, no run, good length ball outside the off stump. He comes forward and defends it to gully

20.5

DJ Bravo to NJ O'Brien, OUT, that persistent line outside the off stump works. O'Brien looks to cut it and gets an outside edge back to the keeper. He walks away, frustrated at the shot he has just played

NJ O'Brien c †Ramdin b DJ Bravo 12 (26b 0x4 0x6) SR: 46.15

O'Brien (Niall) is replaced by O'Brien (Kevin)

20.6

DJ Bravo to KJ O'Brien, 1 run, pushes it to the leg side for a single

End of over 21 (2 runs) Ireland 79/4

    • KJ O'Brien 1 (1b)
    • GC Wilson 6 (16b)
    • DJ Bravo 6-0-13-2
    • DJG Sammy 4-0-12-0

Nikita Miller into the attack now

21.1

Miller to KJ O'Brien, 1 run, pushes it to long-off for a single

21.2

Miller to Wilson, no run, cuts it to point

21.3

Miller to Wilson, no run, looks to sweep the ball outside the leg stump and gets hit on the thigh pad

21.4

Miller to Wilson, no run, comes forward and drives it to mid-off

21.5

Miller to Wilson, no run, pushes it back to the bowler

21.6

Miller to Wilson, 1 run, drives it to long-on for a single

End of over 22 (2 runs) Ireland 81/4

    • GC Wilson 7 (21b)
    • KJ O'Brien 2 (2b)
    • NO Miller 1-0-2-0
    • DJ Bravo 6-0-13-2
22.1

Sammy to Wilson, 2 runs, rocks back and cuts it to sweeper cover for a couple

22.2

Sammy to Wilson, no run, defends it solidly to cover

22.3

Sammy to Wilson, no run, comes forward and pushes it back to the bowler

22.4

Sammy to Wilson, no run, looks to cut it and is beaten

22.5

Sammy to Wilson, FOUR, short ball outside the off stump. Wilson, this time, gets on top of the ball and cuts it past point for a boundary

22.6

Sammy to Wilson, no run, comes forward and pushes it back to the bowler

End of over 23 (6 runs) Ireland 87/4

    • GC Wilson 13 (27b 1x4)
    • KJ O'Brien 2 (2b)
    • DJG Sammy 5-0-18-0
    • NO Miller 1-0-2-0
23.1

Miller to KJ O'Brien, no run, beaten by the turn outside the off stump

23.2

Miller to KJ O'Brien, 1 run, drives it to sweeper cover for a single

23.3

Miller to Wilson, 1 run, comes forward and drives it to long-off for a single

23.4

Miller to KJ O'Brien, no run, pushes it to the leg side

23.5

Miller to KJ O'Brien, no run, comes forward and pushes it to point

23.6

Miller to KJ O'Brien, 1 run, pushes it to long-on for a single

End of over 24 (3 runs) Ireland 90/4

    • KJ O'Brien 4 (7b)
    • GC Wilson 14 (28b 1x4)
    • NO Miller 2-0-5-0
    • DJG Sammy 5-0-18-0
24.1

Sammy to KJ O'Brien, 1 run, skips down the track and drives it to long-on for a single

24.2

Sammy to Wilson, 1 run, opens the face of the bat and pushes it to point for a single

24.3

Sammy to KJ O'Brien, no run, comes forward and drives it to mid-off

24.4

Sammy to KJ O'Brien, no run, short ball outside the off stump. O'Brien pushes it to cover

24.5

Sammy to KJ O'Brien, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. O'Brien drives it to mid-off

24.6

Sammy to KJ O'Brien, 2 runs, comes forward and drives it to sweeper cover for a couple

End of over 25 (4 runs) Ireland 94/4

    • KJ O'Brien 7 (12b)
    • GC Wilson 15 (29b 1x4)
    • DJG Sammy 6-0-22-0
    • NO Miller 2-0-5-0
25.1

Miller to Wilson, 1 run, drives it to sweeper cover for a single

25.2

Miller to KJ O'Brien, 1 run, on the leg stump. He sweeps it to fine-leg for a single

25.3

Miller to Wilson, no run, comes forward and defends it to the off side

25.4

Miller to Wilson, FOUR, fuller and wider outside the off stump. Wilson slices it past the backward point fielder for a boundary

25.5

Miller to Wilson, no run

25.6

Miller to Wilson, 2 runs, drives it to sweeper cover for a couple

End of over 26 (8 runs) Ireland 102/4

    • GC Wilson 22 (34b 2x4)
    • KJ O'Brien 8 (13b)
    • NO Miller 3-0-13-0
    • DJG Sammy 6-0-22-0
26.1

Sammy to KJ O'Brien, 1 run, pushes it to leg side for a single

26.2

Sammy to Wilson, no run

26.3

Sammy to Wilson, no run, pushes it to the leg side

26.4

Sammy to Wilson, no run

26.5

Sammy to Wilson, no run, looks to cut it and is beaten

26.6

Sammy to Wilson, 1 run, cuts it to point for a single

End of over 27 (2 runs) Ireland 104/4

    • GC Wilson 23 (39b 2x4)
    • KJ O'Brien 9 (14b)
    • DJG Sammy 7-0-24-0
    • NO Miller 3-0-13-0

Samuels into the attack now

27.1

Samuels to Wilson, no run, defends it to the off side

27.2

Samuels to Wilson, 1 run, drives it to mid-on for a single

27.3

Samuels to KJ O'Brien, 1 run, comes forward and turns it to fine-leg for a single

27.4

Samuels to Wilson, 1 run, pushes it to midwicket for a single

27.5

Samuels to KJ O'Brien, 1 run

27.6

Samuels to Wilson, no run, defends it to the leg side

End of over 28 (4 runs) Ireland 108/4

    • GC Wilson 25 (43b 2x4)
    • KJ O'Brien 11 (16b)
    • MN Samuels 1-0-4-0
    • DJG Sammy 7-0-24-0
28.1

Miller to KJ O'Brien, no run, defends it back to the bowler

28.2

Miller to KJ O'Brien, 1 run, pushes it to the leg side for a single

28.3

Miller to Wilson, no run, drives it back to the bowler

28.4

Miller to Wilson, no run

28.5

Miller to Wilson, 1 run, comes forwards and drives it to cover

28.6

Miller to KJ O'Brien, 1 run, punches it to sweeper cover for a single

End of over 29 (3 runs) Ireland 111/4

    • KJ O'Brien 13 (19b)
    • GC Wilson 26 (46b 2x4)
    • NO Miller 4-0-16-0
    • MN Samuels 1-0-4-0
29.1

Samuels to KJ O'Brien, 2 runs, sweeps it to fine-leg for a couple

29.2

Samuels to KJ O'Brien, no run

29.3

Samuels to KJ O'Brien, no run, pushes it to the leg side

29.4

Samuels to KJ O'Brien, 1 wide, wide down the leg side

29.4

Samuels to KJ O'Brien, no run, comes forward and drives it to cover

29.5

Samuels to KJ O'Brien, no run, defends it to the off side

29.6

Samuels to KJ O'Brien, 1 run, turns it to square-leg for a single

End of over 30 (4 runs) Ireland 115/4

    • KJ O'Brien 16 (25b)
    • GC Wilson 26 (46b 2x4)
    • MN Samuels 2-0-8-0
    • NO Miller 4-0-16-0
30.1

Miller to KJ O'Brien, no run

30.2

Miller to KJ O'Brien, no run

30.3

Miller to KJ O'Brien, 1 run, drives it to sweeper cover for a single

30.4

Miller to Wilson, 1 run, drives it past point for a single

30.5

Miller to KJ O'Brien, no run, pushes it back to the bowler

30.6

Miller to KJ O'Brien, 1 run, drives it to long-on for a single

End of over 31 (3 runs) Ireland 118/4

    • KJ O'Brien 18 (30b)
    • GC Wilson 27 (47b 2x4)
    • NO Miller 5-0-19-0
    • MN Samuels 2-0-8-0
31.1

Samuels to KJ O'Brien, no run

31.2

Samuels to KJ O'Brien, 1 run, turns it to the leg side for a single

31.3

Samuels to Wilson, no run, defends it to the off side

31.4

Samuels to Wilson, 1 run, comes forward and drives it to long-off for a single

31.5

Samuels to KJ O'Brien, 1 run, forces it to long-on for a single

31.6

Samuels to Wilson, no run, comes forward and drives it back to the bowler

End of over 32 (3 runs) Ireland 121/4

    • GC Wilson 28 (50b 2x4)
    • KJ O'Brien 20 (33b)
    • MN Samuels 3-0-11-0
    • NO Miller 5-0-19-0
32.1

Miller to KJ O'Brien, 2 runs, lofts it over sweeper cover for a couple

32.2

Miller to KJ O'Brien, OUT, comes forward and looks to turn it to the leg side. He is too early into the stroke and gets a leading edge back to the bowler who takes it easily

KJ O'Brien c & b Miller 22 (35b 0x4 0x6) SR: 62.85

32.3

Miller to Poynter, no run, comes forward and pushes it back to the bowler

32.4

Miller to Poynter, no run, pushes it to the leg side

32.5

Miller to Poynter, no run, off the inside edge onto the pads

32.6

Miller to Poynter, no run, pushes it to the leg side

End of over 33 (2 runs) Ireland 123/5

    • AD Poynter 0 (4b)
    • GC Wilson 28 (50b 2x4)
    • NO Miller 6-0-21-1
    • MN Samuels 3-0-11-0
33.1

Samuels to Wilson, 1 run, comes forward and drives it to the off side for a single

33.2

Samuels to Poynter, no run

33.3

Samuels to Poynter, 1 wide, wide down the leg side

33.3

Samuels to Poynter, no run, pushes it to the leg side

33.4

Samuels to Poynter, no run, struck outside the off stump as he looks to defend it

33.5

Samuels to Poynter, no run

33.6

Samuels to Poynter, 1 run, pushes it to the leg side for a single

End of over 34 (3 runs) Ireland 126/5

    • AD Poynter 1 (9b)
    • GC Wilson 29 (51b 2x4)
    • MN Samuels 4-0-14-0
    • NO Miller 6-0-21-1
34.1

Miller to Poynter, 1 run

34.2

Miller to Wilson, no run

34.3

Miller to Wilson, no run, comes forward and defends it to the leg side

34.4

Miller to Wilson, no run, skips down the track and defends it to the off side

34.5

Miller to Wilson, no run, off the pads to the leg side

34.6

Miller to Wilson, no run, punches it to cover off the back foot

End of over 35 (1 run) Ireland 127/5

    • GC Wilson 29 (56b 2x4)
    • AD Poynter 2 (10b)
    • NO Miller 7-0-22-1
    • MN Samuels 4-0-14-0

Batting Powerplay on now

35.1

Samuels to Poynter, 1 run, stands tall and steers a short ball to third-man for a single

35.2

Samuels to Wilson, no run, comes down the track and pushes it back to the bowler

35.3

Samuels to Wilson, 2 runs, turns it to the leg side and sets off for a quick single. An overthrow gets them an extra single

35.4

Samuels to Wilson, no run

35.5

Samuels to Wilson, no run, comes forward and pushes it to mid-on

35.6

Samuels to Wilson, 1 run, drives it to long-off for a single

End of over 36 (4 runs) Ireland 131/5

    • GC Wilson 32 (61b 2x4)
    • AD Poynter 3 (11b)
    • MN Samuels 5-0-18-0
    • NO Miller 7-0-22-1
36.1

Miller to Wilson, 1 run, comes forward and turns it to deep midwicket for a single

36.2

Miller to Poynter, no run, pushes it to cover

36.3

Miller to Poynter, OUT, short ball outside the off stump. Poynter looks to cut it and gets a faint edge back to the keeper.

AD Poynter c †Ramdin b Miller 3 (13b 0x4 0x6) SR: 23.07

36.4

Miller to Thompson, no run, comes forward and defends it to the off side

36.5

Miller to Thompson, no run, comes forward and cuts it to point

36.6

Miller to Thompson, no run, pushes it to the leg side

End of over 37 (1 run) Ireland 132/6

    • SR Thompson 0 (3b)
    • GC Wilson 33 (62b 2x4)
    • NO Miller 8-0-23-2
    • MN Samuels 5-0-18-0
37.1

Samuels to Wilson, no run, stands tall and steers it to short third-man

37.2

Samuels to Wilson, no run, comes forward and drives it to the leg side

37.3

Samuels to Wilson, 1 run, punches it to the leg side for a single

37.4

Samuels to Thompson, no run, comes forward and drives it to point

37.5

Samuels to Thompson, 1 run, drives it to point for a single

37.6

Samuels to Wilson, 1 run, turns it to the leg side for a single

End of over 38 (3 runs) Ireland 135/6

    • GC Wilson 35 (66b 2x4)
    • SR Thompson 1 (5b)
    • MN Samuels 6-0-21-0
    • NO Miller 8-0-23-2
38.1

Miller to Wilson, 1 leg bye, off the pads to fine-leg for a leg-bye

38.2

Miller to Thompson, no run, pushes it to cover

38.3

Miller to Thompson, 2 runs, short ball outside the off stump. Thompson cuts it to deep point for a couple

38.4

Miller to Thompson, 1 run, pushes it to the leg side for a single

38.5

Miller to Wilson, 1 run, pushes it to long-on for a single

38.6

Miller to Thompson, 1 run, on the leg stump. Thompson turns it to the leg side for a single

End of over 39 (6 runs) Ireland 141/6

    • SR Thompson 5 (9b)
    • GC Wilson 36 (68b 2x4)
    • NO Miller 9-0-28-2
    • MN Samuels 6-0-21-0
39.1

Samuels to Thompson, FOUR, short ball outside the off stump. He cuts it to deep point for a boundary

39.2

Samuels to Thompson, 1 run, pushes it to the leg side for a single

39.3

Samuels to Wilson, no run, pushes it to the leg side

39.4

Samuels to Wilson, 3 runs, short ball outside the off stump. Wilson cuts it to deep point for three runs

39.5

Samuels to Thompson, no run, pushes it to the leg side

39.6

Samuels to Thompson, no run, comes forward and punches it to cover

End of over 40 (8 runs) Ireland 149/6

    • SR Thompson 10 (13b 1x4)
    • GC Wilson 39 (70b 2x4)
    • MN Samuels 7-0-29-0
    • NO Miller 9-0-28-2
40.1

Miller to Wilson, no run, defends it to the cover fielder

40.2

Miller to Wilson, no run, comes forward and defends it to the off side

40.3

Miller to Wilson, no run, comes forward and pushes it back to the bowler

40.4

Miller to Wilson, no run, drives it to cover

40.5

Miller to Wilson, 1 run

40.6

Miller to Thompson, 1 run, pushes it to the leg side for a single

End of over 41 (2 runs) Ireland 151/6

    • SR Thompson 11 (14b 1x4)
    • GC Wilson 40 (75b 2x4)
    • NO Miller 10-0-30-2
    • MN Samuels 7-0-29-0

Bravo comes back into the attack

41.1

DJ Bravo to Thompson, 1 run, punches it to long-on for a single

Terrence: "Somebody please help me to understand WI selection policies. Why play Miller instead of Narine. I'm sure Narine will play against England and Miller wouldn't. So the selectors just give Miller a run in this match for the sake of it? "

41.2

DJ Bravo to Wilson, no run, comes forward and defends it back onto the pitch

41.3

DJ Bravo to Wilson, no run, short ball outside the off stump. Wilson sways back and lets it pass

41.4

DJ Bravo to Wilson, FOUR, short ball outside the off stump. Wilson rolls his wrists and pulls it to deep square-leg for a boundary

41.5

DJ Bravo to Wilson, 2 runs, lofts it to extra-cover for a couple

41.6

DJ Bravo to Wilson, 2 runs, comes forward and drives it past extra-cover, this time on the ground, for another couple

End of over 42 (9 runs) Ireland 160/6

    • GC Wilson 48 (80b 3x4)
    • SR Thompson 12 (15b 1x4)
    • DJ Bravo 7-0-22-2
    • NO Miller 10-0-30-2
42.1

Holder to Thompson, 1 run, pushes it to the off side for a single

42.2

Holder to Wilson, 2 runs, on the leg stump. He turns it to fine-leg for a couple and gets to his half-century. A very good one at that

42.3

Holder to Wilson, 1 run, turns it to square-leg for a single

42.4

Holder to Thompson, 1 run, plays it down with soft hands to the off side for a single

42.5

Holder to Wilson, no run, comes forward and defends it to the off side

Junior: "Miller has not bowled badly at all so he has justified his selection. The look at this team seems to me one where they are looking for prospective back up players in the upcoming series and tournaments"

42.6

Holder to Wilson, no run, short ball outside the off stump. Wilson waits on the back foot and steers it to short third-man

End of over 43 (5 runs) Ireland 165/6

    • GC Wilson 51 (84b 3x4)
    • SR Thompson 14 (17b 1x4)
    • JO Holder 6-1-17-1
    • DJ Bravo 7-0-22-2
43.1

DJ Bravo to Thompson, FOUR, strays onto the pads this time around. He clips it to the vacant fine-leg area for a boundary

43.2

DJ Bravo to Thompson, no run, comes forward and punches it back to the bowler

43.3

DJ Bravo to Thompson, no run, fuller ball outside the leg stump. He looks to hoick it over midwicket, but is beaten by the lack of pace on the ball

43.4

DJ Bravo to Thompson, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. He leans forward and drives it to cover. He is being tied down after the boundary off the first ball

43.5

DJ Bravo to Thompson, 1 run, makes room and Bravo follows him. Thompson lofts it to long-off for a single

43.6

DJ Bravo to Wilson, 1 run, fuller ball on the off and middle. He looks to force it on the leg side and gets an edge to short third-man. They run across for a single

End of over 44 (6 runs) Ireland 171/6

    • GC Wilson 52 (85b 3x4)
    • SR Thompson 19 (22b 2x4)
    • DJ Bravo 8-0-28-2
    • JO Holder 6-1-17-1
44.1

Holder to Wilson, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Wilson comes forward and drives it to mid-off

44.2

Holder to Wilson, 1 run, short ball on the leg stump. Wilson looks to pull it and gets a bottom edge to third-man for a single

44.3

Holder to Thompson, no run, makes room and looks to pull it . Holder is intelligent as he follows the batsman and he is beaten

44.4

Holder to Thompson, 2 runs, short ball outside the off stump. Thompson makes room and lofts it over extra-cover for a couple

44.5

Holder to Thompson, no run, Thompson has become a bit predictable as he has been looking to make room and loft it. Holder follows him and beats the attempted lofted shot

44.6

Holder to Thompson, 2 wides, wide down the leg side and they run across to make it two wides

44.6

Holder to Wilson, 1 run, drives it to mid-off for a single

End of over 45 (6 runs) Ireland 177/6

    • GC Wilson 54 (88b 3x4)
    • SR Thompson 21 (25b 2x4)
    • JO Holder 7-1-23-1
    • DJ Bravo 8-0-28-2
45.1

DJ Bravo to Wilson, 1 run, pushes it to the leg side

45.2

DJ Bravo to Thompson, 1 run, works it to short fine-leg for a single

45.3

DJ Bravo to Wilson, 2 runs, outside the off stump. Wilson steers it to third-man for a couple

45.4

DJ Bravo to Wilson, 1 run, comes forward and drives it to mid-off for a single

45.5

DJ Bravo to Thompson, 1 run, on the off stump. Thompson looks to loft it over midwicket, but gets a leading edge over point for a single

45.6

DJ Bravo to Wilson, 1 run, pushes it to the leg side for a single

End of over 46 (7 runs) Ireland 184/6

    • GC Wilson 59 (92b 3x4)
    • SR Thompson 23 (27b 2x4)
    • DJ Bravo 9-0-35-2
    • JO Holder 7-1-23-1
46.1

Holder to Wilson, 1 run, pushes it to the leg side for a single

46.2

Holder to Thompson, FOUR, fuller ball outside the off stump. Thompson slices it past the point fielder for a boundary

46.3

Holder to Thompson, 1 run, pushes it to the leg side for a single

46.4

Holder to Wilson, 1 run, drives it to long-on for a single

46.5

Holder to Thompson, 1 run

46.6

Holder to Wilson, 1 run, drives it to long-off for a single

End of over 47 (9 runs) Ireland 193/6

    • GC Wilson 62 (95b 3x4)
    • SR Thompson 29 (30b 3x4)
    • JO Holder 8-1-32-1
    • DJ Bravo 9-0-35-2
47.1

Sammy to Wilson, OUT, fuller ball outside the off stump. Wilson rocks back and slices it to point. Edwards takes the catch. Wilson's long vigil at the crease comes to an end

GC Wilson c Edwards b Sammy 62 (96b 3x4 0x6) SR: 64.58

47.2

Sammy to Sorensen, no run, comes forward and drives it back to the bowler

47.3

Sammy to Sorensen, 1 run, pushes it to the leg side for a single

47.4

Sammy to Thompson, no run

47.5

Sammy to Thompson, no run, comes forward and looks to drive. He is beaten by the lack of pace

47.6

Sammy to Thompson, 4 runs, wide outside the off stump. Thompson slices it over extra-cover and runs hard to take three, but a wayward throw ensure that it is an all run four

End of over 48 (5 runs) Ireland 198/7

    • SR Thompson 33 (33b 3x4)
    • MC Sorensen 1 (2b)
    • DJG Sammy 8-0-29-1
    • JO Holder 8-1-32-1
48.1

Holder to Sorensen, OUT, good length ball on the off stump. Sorensen is looking to pull it and is beaten. The ball knocks back the off stump and that's the eighth wicket. Can Ireland play out the fifty overs?

MC Sorensen b Holder 1 (3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

48.2

Holder to Dockrell, 1 run, drives it to mid-off for a single

48.3

Holder to Thompson, OUT, short ball outside the off stump. Thompson pulls and doesn't get enough to cross Powell stationed at long-on. That was a good innings by Thompson

SR Thompson c Powell b Holder 33 (34b 3x4 0x6) SR: 97.05

48.4

Holder to Murtagh, no run, outside the off stump and left alone

48.5

Holder to Dockrell, 1 leg bye, off the pads for a leg-bye

48.6

Holder to Murtagh, 1 run, drives it to long-on for a single

End of over 49 (3 runs) Ireland 201/9

    • TJ Murtagh 1 (2b)
    • GH Dockrell 1 (2b)
    • JO Holder 9-1-34-3
    • DJG Sammy 8-0-29-1
49.1

DJ Bravo to Murtagh, 1 run, drives it to mid-off for a single

49.2

DJ Bravo to Dockrell, OUT, is there any catch that Dwayne Bravo can't take? He bowls a fuller ball and Dockrell gets a to edge to where mid-off might have been. Bravo runs backwards, sideways and finally dives to take what is a brilliant catch

GH Dockrell c & b DJ Bravo 1 (3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

Wilson played well till he got out and Thompson's blows towards the end ensure that Ireland have a total that can be defended, if they field well. Please join us in about forty minutes for the chase

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