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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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   PR Stirling 87* (103b 14x4 2x6)   Khurram Chohan 10-0-50-1


Hansra to Stirling, OUT, great delivery to get the centurion as he tries to sweep but misses and he's bowled. A great innings ends.

PR Stirling b Hansra 107 (121b 18x4 2x6) SR: 88.42

Ireland 185/2   AR Cusack 10* (19b 1x4)   AS Hansra 0.2-0-0-1


Aulakh to AD Poynter, OUT, another one goes as Canada fight their way back into the game, a pacy fullish delivery which Poynter tries to defend but he's beaten and his stumps are rattled

AD Poynter b Aulakh 11 (16b 2x4 0x6) SR: 68.75

Ireland 200/3   AR Cusack 14* (25b 2x4)   MS Aulakh 11-2-56-1


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

Ireland 236/4   AR Cusack 29* (53b 4x4)   Khurram Chohan 12.5-0-62-2


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

Ireland 351/5   AR Cusack 62* (105b 7x4)   Rizwan Cheema 4.5-0-29-1


Aulakh to Cusack, OUT, and another Irish player misses out on a century as a top edge is skied straight up in the air and the keeper is under it to take the catch

AR Cusack c †Hamza Tariq b Aulakh 81 (127b 8x4 0x6) SR: 63.77

Ireland 384/6   JF Mooney 14* (28b 2x4)   MS Aulakh 13.1-2-68-2


Baidwan to SW Poynter, OUT, a wicket late in the day for Canada as the batsman is caught on the pads in front after trying to play it legside

SW Poynter lbw b Baidwan 31 (31b 5x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

Ireland 424/7   JF Mooney 23* (56b 3x4)   HS Baidwan 9-0-51-1


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

Ireland 456/8   GH Dockrell 10* (26b 2x4)   Khurram Chohan 21.2-0-98-3


Aulakh to Dockrell, OUT, great full and pacy delivery which beats the batsman and his middle stump is hit

GH Dockrell b Aulakh 10 (30b 2x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

Ireland 460/9   A van der Merwe 4* (4b)   MS Aulakh 20.4-2-94-3


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   A van der Merwe 5* (12b)   Khurram Chohan 23.5-0-101-4
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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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