ICC Intercontinental Cup, 2011-2013/14 / Commentary

ICC Intercontinental Cup, 2011-2013/14

Ireland v Canada

Ireland won by an innings and 11 runs

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24.1

Rizwan Cheema to Stirling, no run, back of a length and it pushed into the legside

24.2

Rizwan Cheema to Stirling, no run, defended back to the bowler

24.3

Rizwan Cheema to Stirling, FOUR, short and it's pulled by Stirling again loftily to the deep backwards square leg boundary

24.4

Rizwan Cheema to Stirling, no run, great fielding in the covers stops more runs

24.5

Rizwan Cheema to Stirling, no run, defended this time into the midwicket region

24.6

Rizwan Cheema to Stirling, no run, fullish delivery and it's played softly into the covers

Ireland 109/0   Rizwan Cheema 1-0-4-0

26.1

Rizwan Cheema to Stirling, no run, left alone outside the off-stump

26.2

Rizwan Cheema to Stirling, SIX, another superb pull shot from a short delivery, this time it's a maximum over deep midwicket

26.3

Rizwan Cheema to Stirling, no run, good response as Stirling has to defend

26.4

Rizwan Cheema to Stirling, 1 run, quick single taken to mid-on

26.5

Rizwan Cheema to Wilson, no run, tries to cut it but misreads the length, misses it completely

26.6

Rizwan Cheema to Wilson, 1 run, hacked away to point and they run a quick one to bring up Wilson's fifty. He's aided Stirling superbly.

Ireland 125/0   Rizwan Cheema 2-0-12-0

68.1

Rizwan Cheema to Cusack, no run, driven into the covers

68.2

Rizwan Cheema to Cusack, 1 run, driven down the ground to long-off

68.3

Rizwan Cheema to O'Brien, 1 run, played out to the sweeper in the deep

68.4

Rizwan Cheema to Cusack, 1 run, hacked down to third man

68.5

Rizwan Cheema to O'Brien, no run, full delivery and played into the covers

68.6

Rizwan Cheema to O'Brien, 1 run, quick single taken to cover

Ireland 334/4   Rizwan Cheema 3-0-16-0

70.1

Rizwan Cheema to O'Brien, FOUR, sort and it's pulled through midwicket for another boundary

70.2

Rizwan Cheema to O'Brien, FOUR, hit in the air to deep midwicket and the fielder dives too early it bounces under him and goes for four

70.3

Rizwan Cheema to O'Brien, 1 run, great stop in the cover region prevents more runs

70.4

Rizwan Cheema to Cusack, no run, played directly to the man at cover

70.5

Rizwan Cheema to Cusack, no run, hit hard back at the bowler

70.6

Rizwan Cheema to Cusack, 1 run, driven through the offside and the sweeper fields

Ireland 347/4   Rizwan Cheema 4-0-26-0

72.1

Rizwan Cheema to Cusack, 1 run, turned to deep midwicket for a single

72.2

Rizwan Cheema to O'Brien, no run, hit hard to the man at point

72.3

Rizwan Cheema to O'Brien, 1 run

72.4

Rizwan Cheema to Cusack, 1 run

72.5

Rizwan Cheema to O'Brien, OUT, tries to smash him down the ground but does not get all of it and he's caught a long-off

KJ O'Brien c Zeeshan Siddiqi b Rizwan Cheema 79 (59b 12x4 1x6) SR: 133.89

72.6

Rizwan Cheema to Cusack, no run

Ireland 351/5   Rizwan Cheema 5-0-29-1

74.1

Rizwan Cheema to Cusack, FOUR

74.2

Rizwan Cheema to Cusack, no run

74.3

Rizwan Cheema to Cusack, no run

74.4

Rizwan Cheema to Cusack, 2 runs

74.5

Rizwan Cheema to Cusack, no run, played back to the bowler

74.6

Rizwan Cheema to Cusack, no run, played out to point

Ireland 357/5   Rizwan Cheema 6-0-35-1

76.1

Rizwan Cheema to Mooney, no run, left alone outside the off-stump

76.2

Rizwan Cheema to Mooney, no run

76.3

Rizwan Cheema to Mooney, no run, another outside off that is left alone

76.4

Rizwan Cheema to Mooney, no run, almost finds the outside edge

76.5

Rizwan Cheema to Mooney, no run, just pushed into the offside

76.6

Rizwan Cheema to Mooney, FOUR, fantastic shot through the offside which races away to long-off boundary

Ireland 366/5   Rizwan Cheema 7-0-39-1

78.1

Rizwan Cheema to Cusack, 2 runs, hacked through the offside

78.2

Rizwan Cheema to Cusack, 1 run, driven down the ground to long-off

78.3

Rizwan Cheema to Mooney, no run

78.4

Rizwan Cheema to Mooney, no run, played out into the offside

78.5

Rizwan Cheema to Mooney, no run, fuller delivery that is well dug out

78.6

Rizwan Cheema to Mooney, no run, down the legside and the batsman tries to pull it away but misses

Ireland 370/5   Rizwan Cheema 8-0-42-1

80.1

Rizwan Cheema to Mooney, no run

80.2

Rizwan Cheema to Mooney, no run, left alone outside the off-stump

80.3

Rizwan Cheema to Mooney, FOUR, comes down the pitch and drives him staight down the ground

80.4

Rizwan Cheema to Mooney, no run

80.5

Rizwan Cheema to Mooney, 1 run

80.6

Rizwan Cheema to Cusack, 1 run

Ireland 384/5   Rizwan Cheema 9-0-48-1
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Photos

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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