ICC Intercontinental Cup, 2011-2013/14 / Commentary

ICC Intercontinental Cup, 2011-2013/14

Ireland v Canada

Ireland won by an innings and 11 runs

Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150

0.1

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, no run, tries a cut shot outside the off-stump but misses

0.2

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, no run, again pitches it outside off-stump left alone this time

0.3

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, no run, back of a length and it's defended into the offside

0.4

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, FOUR, short and wide and the batsman waits for it before cutting it past point and to the boundary

0.5

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, no run, full delivery which Wilson respects and defends into the offside

0.6

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, FOUR, widish delivery and again Wilson plays the cut shot, an awful misfield at point allows the boundary

Ireland 8/0   Khurram Chohan 1-0-8-0

2.1

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, 1 run, back of a length and he plays it off the back foot out to the sweeper in the deep

2.2

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, 4 leg byes

2.3

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, no run

2.4

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, no run

2.5

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, FOUR

2.6

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, no run

Ireland 23/0   Khurram Chohan 2-0-13-0

4.1

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, no run, beats the batsman for pace, itstrikes the pads but again umpire Bagh is unmoved

4.2

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, 1 run, cut away through the offside

4.3

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, no run, down the legside, batsman tries to flick it fine but misses it

4.4

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, no run, guided to backward point

4.5

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, no run, back of a length and it's defended into the offside

4.6

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, 1 run, played into the midwicket region and they run a quick single

Ireland 27/0   Khurram Chohan 3-0-15-0

6.1

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, no run, decent pace to this one outside the off-stump and it's left alone

6.2

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, no run, comes down the pitch but plays the wrong line to it completely, hits the pads, big appeal but nothing doing

6.3

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, 1 run, driven firmly through the offside

6.4

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, 3 runs, cut through the offside again and there is two overthrows, poor stuff from the fielding side

6.5

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, no run

6.6

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, 1 run, just prodded out to point and good running means a quick single

Ireland 34/0   Khurram Chohan 4-0-20-0

8.1

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, no run, another lbw shout but looked too high from here

8.2

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, 1 no ball, ball is defended into the legside

8.2

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, 1 run, flicked off the legs and it's well stopped at square leg

8.3

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, no run, played out towards point

8.4

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, FOUR, short and wide and it's punished by Stirling as he hammers it through the covers off the back foot

8.5

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, 1 run, driven firmly just wide of mid-on

8.6

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, no run, good delivery which the batsman can only defend into the offside

Ireland 47/0   Khurram Chohan 5-0-27-0

13.1

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, no run, cut directly to backward point

13.2

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, FOUR, smashed away loftily through the offside and it just evades the man diving at backward point

13.3

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, no run

13.4

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, no run, good delivery and it's defended back to the bowler

13.5

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, no run, pushed off the back foot towards cover

13.6

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, no run, just pushed to mid-on

Ireland 81/0   Khurram Chohan 6-0-31-0

30.1

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, no run, full delivery that is well dug out to begin after lunch

30.2

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, no run, driven firmly back at the bowler

30.3

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, no run, played to the man at mid-on

30.4

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, no run, misses a straghtish one, strikes the pads only a half appeal

30.5

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, no run, defended out to point, Wilson asks for one but is sent back

30.6

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, FOUR, fullish delivery which is flicked powerfully off his legs down to the cow corner boundary

Ireland 133/0   Khurram Chohan 7-0-35-0

32.1

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, no run, flashes the bat outside the off-stump, but it misses everything

32.2

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, no run, play and a miss outside the off-stump

32.3

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, no run, another swing of the bat and another miss, the break seems to have disrupted Stirling

32.4

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, 2 runs, skillfully steered down to third man this time

32.5

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, no run, pushed out to point, Stirling calls for a single but is sent back

32.6

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, no run, driven well but straight to the man at mid-off

Ireland 135/0   Khurram Chohan 8-0-37-0

34.1

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, FOUR, comes to the pitch of the ball and smashes through the offside to the deep point boundary

34.2

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, no run

34.3

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, no run

34.4

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, no run, played into the offside

34.5

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, no run, extravagant drive outside off but does not connect

34.6

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, FOUR, this time he finds his range as he flicks him to the deep midwicket boundary

Ireland 145/0   Khurram Chohan 9-0-45-0

36.1

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, no run, left alone outside the off-stump

36.2

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, no run, pushed into the offside

36.3

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, 1 no ball

36.3

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, no run

36.4

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, FOUR, poor delivery down leg and the batsman gets the finest of flicks for a boundary

36.5

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, no run, defended out to mid-on

36.6

Khurram Chohan to Wilson, OUT, finally a breakthrough for Canada as Wilson misjudges the line of a straightish delivery and the pads are hit, after a moment of consideration Umpire Bagh raises the finger

GC Wilson lbw b Khurram Chohan 61 (122b 8x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

Ireland 155/1   Khurram Chohan 10-0-50-1

38.1

Khurram Chohan to Cusack, no run, driven hard to the man at cover

38.2

Khurram Chohan to Cusack, 3 runs, hacked away and the man at point fields but there is two overthrows

38.3

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, FOUR, bouncer attempted but it just sits up for Stirling who hooks it to the deep square leg boundary

38.4

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, no run, pushed to the man at mid-off

38.5

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, no run, played into the covers

38.6

Khurram Chohan to Stirling, no run, defended back to the bowler

Ireland 168/1   Khurram Chohan 11-0-57-1

52.1

Khurram Chohan to Cusack, no run, left alone outside the off-stump

52.2

Khurram Chohan to Cusack, no run, again the batsman lets it go outside the off-stump

52.3

Khurram Chohan to Cusack, FOUR, poor delivery and he's duly smacked past backward point for a boundary

52.4

Khurram Chohan to Cusack, no run, just passes the outside edge

52.5

Khurram Chohan to Cusack, no run

52.6

Khurram Chohan to Cusack, no run, batsman shoulders his arms to that one

Ireland 233/3   Khurram Chohan 12-0-61-1

54.1

Khurram Chohan to Cusack, no run

54.2

Khurram Chohan to Cusack, no run, another left alone outside the off-stump

54.3

Khurram Chohan to Cusack, no run, pushed softly into the covers

54.4

Khurram Chohan to Cusack, 1 run, tries the cover drive but mishits it and it squirts into the legside

54.5

Khurram Chohan to White, OUT, big wicket for Canada as they get the man in form, tries to flick it legside but misses and he's caught plum in front

AR White lbw b Khurram Chohan 19 (19b 4x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

54.6

Khurram Chohan to O'Brien, no run, defended into the midwicket region

Ireland 236/4   Khurram Chohan 13-0-62-2

56.1

Khurram Chohan to O'Brien, 1 no ball

56.1

Khurram Chohan to O'Brien, FOUR, big Kev is not hanging about, ssmashes another through the covers

56.2

Khurram Chohan to O'Brien, 1 run, hit hard through the offside again, this time the sweeper fields

56.3

Khurram Chohan to Cusack, FOUR, edged through the slips a good chance goes a begging for Canada

56.4

Khurram Chohan to Cusack, no run, big appeal from the bowler for lbw but the batsman had surely advanced too far down the pitch

56.5

Khurram Chohan to Cusack, no run, no shot played to that one outside the off-stump

56.6

Khurram Chohan to Cusack, no run, defended back to the bowler to end an expensive over

Ireland 260/4   Khurram Chohan 14-0-72-2

58.1

Khurram Chohan to Cusack, no run, half appeal for lbw but only from the bowler

58.2

Khurram Chohan to Cusack, no run, left alone outside the off-stump

58.3

Khurram Chohan to Cusack, no run, tries to hit him legside but does not connect properly

58.4

Khurram Chohan to Cusack, no run, played into the midwicket region

58.5

Khurram Chohan to Cusack, no run, hacked away to the man at point

58.6

Khurram Chohan to Cusack, 1 no ball, another overstep from this bowler

58.6

Khurram Chohan to Cusack, no run, played gently into the covers and there's nothing there

Ireland 261/4   Khurram Chohan 15-0-73-2

82.1

Khurram Chohan to Mooney, no run, left alone outside the off-stump

82.2

Khurram Chohan to Mooney, no run, just played gently into the offside

82.3

Khurram Chohan to Mooney, FOUR, wonderfully timed punch shot to the deep point boundary

82.4

Khurram Chohan to Mooney, no run

82.5

Khurram Chohan to Mooney, no run, left alone by the batsman

82.6

Khurram Chohan to Mooney, no run, pushed into the legside

Ireland 395/6   Khurram Chohan 16-0-77-2

84.1

Khurram Chohan to SW Poynter, no run

84.2

Khurram Chohan to SW Poynter, no run, left alone outside the off-stump

84.3

Khurram Chohan to SW Poynter, no run

84.4

Khurram Chohan to SW Poynter, no run, full delivery that is well defended

84.5

Khurram Chohan to SW Poynter, 1 run, turned towards deep midwicket

84.6

Khurram Chohan to Mooney, no run, pushed into the offside

Ireland 397/6   Khurram Chohan 17-0-78-2

86.1

Khurram Chohan to SW Poynter, 1 run, hooked away to backward square leg

86.2

Khurram Chohan to Mooney, 1 run, turned into midwicket to bring up the 400

86.3

Khurram Chohan to SW Poynter, 1 run

86.4

Khurram Chohan to Mooney, no run, batsman plays no shot to that one

86.5

Khurram Chohan to Mooney, no run, just passes the outside edge

86.6

Khurram Chohan to Mooney, no run, just pushed into covers and there's no run there

Ireland 401/6   Khurram Chohan 18-0-81-2

88.1

Khurram Chohan to SW Poynter, no run, huge lbw shout but Umpire Bagh is unmoved

88.2

Khurram Chohan to SW Poynter, no run, played back to the bowler

88.3

Khurram Chohan to SW Poynter, no run, full delivery which he almost drags on to his stumps

88.4

Khurram Chohan to SW Poynter, no run, defended into the offside

88.5

Khurram Chohan to SW Poynter, FOUR, comes down the pitch slightly and hammers through the offside to the deep cover boundary, super shot

88.6

Khurram Chohan to SW Poynter, 1 run, driven to mid-on for a quick single

Ireland 407/6   Khurram Chohan 19-0-86-2

96.1

Khurram Chohan to Mooney, no run, pushed to mid-off calmly to begin the day

96.2

Khurram Chohan to Mooney, FOUR, widish ball and he's slapped to the deep cover boundary, great drive

96.3

Khurram Chohan to Mooney, no run, much better line this time and it's defended back to the bowler

96.4

Khurram Chohan to Mooney, FOUR, another goes to the boundary, superb straight drive this time

96.5

Khurram Chohan to Mooney, no run, good shot again but finds the man at mid-off who fields

96.6

Khurram Chohan to Mooney, 1 run, shorter ball and it's played off the back foot in to the covers and they run a quick single

Ireland 444/7   Khurram Chohan 20-0-95-2

98.1

Khurram Chohan to Dockrell, no run, driven straight but not powerfully and mid-on stops it

98.2

Khurram Chohan to Dockrell, no run, good delivery and it just passes the outside edge

98.3

Khurram Chohan to Dockrell, no run, left alone outside the off-stump

98.4

Khurram Chohan to Dockrell, 1 run, steered down to third man

98.5

Khurram Chohan to Mooney, 1 no ball, driven softly into the covers and the bowler overstepped there

98.5

Khurram Chohan to Mooney, 1 run, driven through the offside and the sweeper fields

98.6

Khurram Chohan to Dockrell, no run, left alone outside the off-stump

Ireland 455/7   Khurram Chohan 21-0-98-2

100.1

Khurram Chohan to Mooney, no run, on the top of off-stump and it's defended into the offside

100.2

Khurram Chohan to Mooney, OUT, first wicket of the day falls as John Mooney's outside edge is found and the keepr takes a great diving catch

JF Mooney c †Hamza Tariq b Khurram Chohan 40 (87b 6x4 0x6) SR: 45.97

100.3

Khurram Chohan to van der Merwe, no run, almost two in two as there is a big shout for lbw, but nothing is given

100.4

Khurram Chohan to van der Merwe, 1 run, steered down to third man

100.5

Khurram Chohan to Dockrell, no run, bouncer which the batsman avoids

100.6

Khurram Chohan to Dockrell, no run, defended into the legside

Ireland 457/8   Khurram Chohan 22-0-99-3

102.1

Khurram Chohan to van der Merwe, no run

102.2

Khurram Chohan to van der Merwe, no run, defended out to point

102.3

Khurram Chohan to van der Merwe, no run, accurate line and it's defended to mid-off

102.4

Khurram Chohan to van der Merwe, no run, low full toss which is pushed into the offside

102.5

Khurram Chohan to van der Merwe, 1 no ball, left alone outside the off-stump but the bowler over steps again

102.5

Khurram Chohan to van der Merwe, no run, left alone outside off-stump

102.6

Khurram Chohan to van der Merwe, no run, played out to mid-on

Ireland 461/9   Khurram Chohan 23-0-100-3

104.1

Khurram Chohan to van der Merwe, 1 run, driven into the covers and they take a quick single

104.2

Khurram Chohan to Eaglestone, no run, yorker length and it's dug out into the offside

104.3

Khurram Chohan to Eaglestone, no run

104.4

Khurram Chohan to Eaglestone, no run, left alone outside the off-stump

104.5

Khurram Chohan to Eaglestone, OUT, and that's the innings over, the batsman plays all around a straight one and he's clean bowled

PS Eaglestone b Khurram Chohan 0 (12b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Ireland 462/10   Khurram Chohan 23.5-0-101-4
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150
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Sep 14, 2011

Ruvindu Gunasekera scored a fluent 66, Ireland v Canada, Intercontinental Cup, 2nd day, Dublin, September 14, 2011

Ruvindu Gunasekera scored a fluent 66

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Sep 14, 2011

George Dockrell appeals for one of his five wickets in the match, Ireland v Canada, Intercontinental Cup, 2nd day, Dublin, September 14, 2011

George Dockrell appeals for one of his five wickets in the match

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