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

28.1

Patel to Wilson, 1 run, straight drive and mid-off fields with his feet

28.2

Patel to Stirling, no run, comes off the pads and they run both there was no stroke played to it

28.3

Patel to Stirling, no run

28.4

Patel to Stirling, no run, good delivery which is defended back to the bowler

28.5

Patel to Stirling, no run, turned towards square leg, Wilson calls for a single but is sent back

28.6

Patel to Stirling, no run, driven to the man at mid-off

Ireland 127/0   H Patel 1-0-1-0

31.1

Patel to Wilson, no run

31.2

Patel to Wilson, no run

31.3

Patel to Wilson, no run, pushed back to the bowler

31.4

Patel to Wilson, no run

31.5

Patel to Wilson, no run, mistimed drive into the covers

31.6

Patel to Wilson, no run, defended on the back foot, good over

Ireland 133/0   H Patel 2-1-1-0

33.1

Patel to Wilson, no run

33.2

Patel to Wilson, no run, left alone by the batsman outside the off-stump

33.3

Patel to Wilson, no run, defended out to backward point

33.4

Patel to Wilson, no run, pushed into the covers

33.5

Patel to Wilson, 2 runs, played through the offside and it's just pulled in before the deep point rope

33.6

Patel to Wilson, no run, accurate stuff from this bowler and another one is defended

Ireland 137/0   H Patel 3-1-3-0

35.1

Patel to Wilson, no run, defended back to the bowler

35.2

Patel to Wilson, 1 run, hacked away and the man at point fields

35.3

Patel to Stirling, no run, pushed to backward point

35.4

Patel to Stirling, no run, turned into the legside

35.5

Patel to Stirling, no run, defended out to point once again

35.6

Patel to Stirling, FOUR, you can't keep this man quiet for long, as Stirling plays a lovely sweep shot to the deep backward square leg boundary

Ireland 150/0   H Patel 4-1-8-0

37.1

Patel to Stirling, FOUR, widish ball and he's smashed through the covers, Stirling into the ninties

37.2

Patel to Stirling, 1 run, played calmly out to point and they run a quick single

37.3

Patel to Cusack, no run

37.4

Patel to Cusack, no run

37.5

Patel to Cusack, 1 run

37.6

Patel to Stirling, no run

Ireland 161/1   H Patel 5-1-14-0

61.1

Patel to Cusack, 2 runs

61.2

Patel to Cusack, no run

61.3

Patel to Cusack, no run

61.4

Patel to Cusack, 1 run

61.5

Patel to O'Brien, no run

61.6

Patel to O'Brien, no run

Ireland 288/4   H Patel 6-1-17-0

63.1

Patel to O'Brien, 1 run, turned to deep midwicket

63.2

Patel to Cusack, no run, played softly into the covers

63.3

Patel to Cusack, no run, defended and the bowler fields

63.4

Patel to Cusack, no run

63.5

Patel to Cusack, no run, back to the bowler again and he throws it at the stumps

63.6

Patel to Cusack, FOUR, big hit down to long-on one bounce and four and that's his fifty

Ireland 299/4   H Patel 7-1-22-0

65.1

Patel to O'Brien, 2 runs, turned to deep midwicket and good running means a couple

65.2

Patel to O'Brien, FOUR, tries to take on the man at long-off does not quite get it right but a poorly judged jump from the fielder saves him

65.3

Patel to O'Brien, 1 run

65.4

Patel to Cusack, no run

65.5

Patel to Cusack, 1 run, quick single taken in the offside

65.6

Patel to O'Brien, 1 run, flicked to deep square leg and that ends a great over for Ireland

Ireland 311/4   H Patel 8-1-31-0

67.1

Patel to Cusack, 1 run, driven down to long-on

67.2

Patel to O'Brien, 1 run, steered past backward point, O'Brien is scoring at some rate here

67.3

Patel to Cusack, 1 run, similar shot from his partner and it's another single

67.4

Patel to O'Brien, 1 run, hit in the air to long-off but it drops well before the fielder

67.5

Patel to Cusack, no run, defended back to the bowler

67.6

Patel to Cusack, 1 run, comes down the track and drives the ball to long-on

Ireland 330/4   H Patel 9-1-36-0

69.1

Patel to O'Brien, no run, turned to the man at midwicket

69.2

Patel to O'Brien, no run, pushed out to point

69.3

Patel to O'Brien, 2 runs, hit uppishly through the offside to bring up the hundred partnership

69.4

Patel to O'Brien, no run

69.5

Patel to O'Brien, 1 run

69.6

Patel to Cusack, no run

Ireland 337/4   H Patel 10-1-39-0

71.1

Patel to Cusack, no run, defended back to the bowler

71.2

Patel to Cusack, no run, just tapped into the legside

71.3

Patel to Cusack, no run, cut away but straight to point

71.4

Patel to Cusack, 1 run, driven down to long-on for a single

71.5

Patel to O'Brien, no run, very optimistic appeal for lbw from the bowler

71.6

Patel to O'Brien, no run, good delivery and the batsman defends that one

Ireland 348/4   H Patel 11-1-40-0

73.1

Patel to Mooney, no run

73.2

Patel to Mooney, no run

73.3

Patel to Mooney, no run, defended into the offside

73.4

Patel to Mooney, no run, again defended back to the bowler

73.5

Patel to Mooney, no run, tapped into the offside

73.6

Patel to Mooney, no run, defended into the covers to bring a maiden

Ireland 351/5   H Patel 12-2-40-0
Overs 1-50  | Overs 51-100  | Overs 101-150
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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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