ICC World Cricket League Championship, 2011-2013/14 / Commentary

0.1

Khurram Chohan to Joyce, FOUR, and it's a boundary to start as he flicks it very fine and to the rope

0.2

Khurram Chohan to Joyce, no run, pushed back to the bowler

0.3

Khurram Chohan to Joyce, no run, back of a length and it's defended

0.4

Khurram Chohan to Joyce, 1 wide, too far outside the off-stump

0.4

Khurram Chohan to Joyce, no run, defended into the covers

0.5

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

0.6

Khurram Chohan to Joyce, no run, pushed out to point

Ireland 5/0   EC Joyce 4* (6b 1x4)

1.2

Baidwan to Joyce, 1 run, played into the cover region

Ireland 7/0   EC Joyce 5* (7b 1x4)

3.1

Baidwan to Joyce, 1 run, quick single taken to point, good running

3.3

Baidwan to Joyce, no run, no shot played to that one outside the off-stump

3.4

Baidwan to Joyce, no run, pushed into the offside

3.5

Baidwan to Joyce, no run, defended back to the bowler

3.6

Baidwan to Joyce, 1 run, steered down to third man

Ireland 23/0   EC Joyce 7* (12b 1x4)

4.1

Khurram Chohan to Joyce, no run, just passes the outside edge as he tries to defend

4.2

Khurram Chohan to Joyce, 2 runs, pushed off the back foot and third man comes round to field

4.3

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

4.4

Khurram Chohan to Joyce, no run

4.5

Khurram Chohan to Joyce, no run, defended into the covers

4.6

Khurram Chohan to Joyce, no run, hit uppishly to cover

Ireland 25/0   EC Joyce 9* (18b 1x4)

6.3

Khurram Chohan to Joyce, 2 runs, flicked off his legs and fine-leg comes round to field

6.4

Khurram Chohan to Joyce, no run, played out to point

6.5

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

6.6

Khurram Chohan to Joyce, FOUR, half volley which is hammered away through the offside to the rope

Ireland 43/0   EC Joyce 15* (22b 2x4)

7.5

Baidwan to Joyce, no run, huge appeal for lbw but the umpire says not out

7.6

Baidwan to Joyce, no run, defended back to the bowler

Ireland 44/1   EC Joyce 15* (24b 2x4)

8.6

Khurram Chohan to Joyce, no run, defended into the offside, good over from Chohan

Ireland 45/1   EC Joyce 15* (25b 2x4)

10.5

Khurram Chohan to Joyce, no run

10.6

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

Ireland 53/1   EC Joyce 15* (27b 2x4)

11.4

Baidwan to Joyce, 1 run, just bunted into the offside and they scamper a quick one

11.6

Baidwan to Joyce, 1 run, slower bouncer which is hooked to deep backward square leg

Ireland 59/1   EC Joyce 17* (29b 2x4)

12.1

Rizwan Cheema to Joyce, no run, pushed into the offside, keeper standing up to the bowler

12.2

Rizwan Cheema to Joyce, 1 run, very quick single taken to mid-off

12.5

Rizwan Cheema to Joyce, no run, defended out to point

12.6

Rizwan Cheema to Joyce, 1 run, edged down to third man

Ireland 66/1   EC Joyce 19* (33b 2x4)

13.1

Zahid Hussain to Joyce, 1 run, flicked through midwicket

13.4

Zahid Hussain to Joyce, 1 run, flicked through midwicket

Ireland 69/1   EC Joyce 21* (35b 2x4)

14.2

Rizwan Cheema to Joyce, no run, drvien gently to mid-on

14.3

Rizwan Cheema to Joyce, no run, played into the covers

14.4

Rizwan Cheema to Joyce, FOUR, poor delviery and he's pulled away to deep midwicket for a boundary

14.5

Rizwan Cheema to Joyce, 1 run, played off the back foot to extra cover

Ireland 76/1   EC Joyce 26* (39b 3x4)

15.1

Zahid Hussain to Joyce, no run

15.2

Zahid Hussain to Joyce, 1 run, quick single taken in the legside

Ireland 77/1   EC Joyce 27* (41b 3x4)

16.1

Rizwan Cheema to Joyce, 1 run, guided down to third man

16.3

Rizwan Cheema to Joyce, 1 run, played towards deep sqaure leg

16.6

Rizwan Cheema to Joyce, no run, on line this time and it's defended back to the bowler

Ireland 85/1   EC Joyce 29* (44b 3x4)

17.2

Zahid Hussain to Joyce, 2 runs, comes down the pitch and flickes it fine, misfield allows another run

17.3

Zahid Hussain to Joyce, no run, pushed back to the bowler

17.4

Zahid Hussain to Joyce, FOUR, awful long hop which is duly dispatched to the deep square leg boundary

17.5

Zahid Hussain to Joyce, no run

17.6

Zahid Hussain to Joyce, 2 runs, driven gently down to long-off and they run a couple

Ireland 94/1   EC Joyce 37* (49b 4x4)

18.5

Rizwan Cheema to Joyce, 1 run, steered down to third man

Ireland 102/1   EC Joyce 38* (50b 4x4)

19.1

Zahid Hussain to Joyce, no run

19.2

Zahid Hussain to Joyce, 1 run

Ireland 103/1   EC Joyce 39* (52b 4x4)

20.2

Hansra to Joyce, 1 wide, down the legside

20.2

Hansra to Joyce, 1 run, pulled away to deep midwicket, missed out there it was a poor ball

20.4

Hansra to Joyce, 1 run

Ireland 113/1   EC Joyce 41* (54b 4x4)

21.2

Zahid Hussain to Joyce, no run, played into the legside

21.3

Zahid Hussain to Joyce, no run

21.4

Zahid Hussain to Joyce, FOUR, cracking shot as he flicks it powerfully to cow corner one boune and four

21.5

Zahid Hussain to Joyce, 1 run

Ireland 120/1   EC Joyce 46* (58b 5x4)

22.1

Hansra to Joyce, no run, defended into the offside

22.2

Hansra to Joyce, no run

22.3

Hansra to Joyce, no run, played back to thew bowler

22.4

Hansra to Joyce, 1 run, played to midwicket and a misfield allows the single

22.6

Hansra to Joyce, no run

Ireland 122/1   EC Joyce 47* (63b 5x4)

23.3

to Joyce, 1 run, driven firmly to long-on

23.6

to Joyce, 2 runs, and hit hard down to long-off for a couple to bring up Joyce's fifty

Ireland 129/1   EC Joyce 50* (65b 5x4)

24.3

Hansra to Joyce, 1 run, non-striker calls for it but is sent back, however an overthrow gets them one

24.6

Hansra to Joyce, FOUR, more shocking fielding at point means another boundary from a cut shot

Ireland 138/1   EC Joyce 55* (67b 6x4)

25.2

to Joyce, no run, played to mid-off

25.3

to Joyce, no run, well stopped by the bowler diving to his left

25.4

to Joyce, 1 bye, just passes the edge and the keeper can't gather

25.6

to Joyce, no run, hit hard to mid-off

Ireland 141/1   EC Joyce 55* (71b 6x4)

26.3

Hansra to Joyce, 1 run, low full toss which is driven to long-off

Ireland 143/1   EC Joyce 56* (72b 6x4)

27.1

to Joyce, 1 run, driven down to long-on

27.4

to Joyce, no run, defended into the covers

27.5

to Joyce, 1 run, hammered down to long-on

Ireland 154/1   EC Joyce 58* (75b 6x4)

28.1

Hansra to Joyce, no run, pushed back to the bowler

28.2

Hansra to Joyce, 1 run, cut away to point

28.5

Hansra to Joyce, FOUR, lofted cover drive and it's one bounce and reaches the rope

28.6

Hansra to Joyce, 1 run, turned through the vacant midwicket region

Ireland 161/1   EC Joyce 64* (79b 7x4)

29.1

to Joyce, 1 run, driven down to long-off

Ireland 162/1   EC Joyce 65* (80b 7x4)

30.1

Patel to Joyce, 1 run, played calmly down to long-on

30.4

Patel to Joyce, 2 runs, hacked away through the offside and it's stopped just before the rope

30.5

Patel to Joyce, 1 run, played softly down to long-on

Ireland 169/2   EC Joyce 69* (83b 7x4)

31.2

to Joyce, no run, defended back to the bowler

31.3

to Joyce, 1 run, turned through midwicket and there's another single there

31.6

to Joyce, no run, cut away to point, O'Brien comes down but is sent back by Joyce

Ireland 173/2   EC Joyce 70* (86b 7x4)

32.5

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

Ireland 177/2   EC Joyce 71* (87b 7x4)

33.1

to Joyce, SIX, full toss and he's smacked away just over the jumping man at deep midwicket

33.2

to Joyce, 2 runs, driven through the covers for a couple

33.3

to Joyce, FOUR, comes down the pitch slightly and plays it straight down the ground for a boundary

33.4

to Joyce, no run, played back to the bowler

33.5

to Joyce, no run

33.6

to Joyce, 1 run, played out to the sweeper in the deep for a single

Ireland 190/2   EC Joyce 84* (93b 8x4 1x6)

34.1

Zahid Hussain to Joyce, 1 run, played off the back foot through the covers

34.5

Zahid Hussain to Joyce, 1 run, flicked gently out to deep midwicket

Ireland 197/2   EC Joyce 86* (95b 8x4 1x6)

35.3

Baidwan to Joyce, 1 run, driven through the covers

35.6

Baidwan to Joyce, 1 run, full toss and flicked away to deep square leg

Ireland 204/2   EC Joyce 88* (97b 8x4 1x6)

36.1

Zahid Hussain to Joyce, OUT, and Joyce misses out on his hundred as he lofts one to the man standing at long-off

EC Joyce c Rizwan Cheema b Zahid Hussain 88 (98b 8x4 1x6) SR: 89.79

Ireland 204/3   EC Joyce 88 (98b 8x4 1x6)
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Sep 19, 2011

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