ICC Intercontinental Cup, 2011-2013/14 / Commentary

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25.1

Mohammad Nabi to KJ O'Brien, no run, Spin from bothe ends, skipper brings himself on before lunch

25.2

Mohammad Nabi to KJ O'Brien, no run

25.3

Mohammad Nabi to KJ O'Brien, no run, good start getting the batsmen on the front foot

25.4

Mohammad Nabi to KJ O'Brien, no run, pushed with soft hands

25.5

Mohammad Nabi to KJ O'Brien, no run

25.6

Mohammad Nabi to KJ O'Brien, no run, good over from Nabi

Ireland 85/5   Mohammad Nabi 1-1-0-0

27.1

Mohammad Nabi to KJ O'Brien, no run, last over before lunch, Afghanistan have gone quiet in the field

27.2

Mohammad Nabi to KJ O'Brien, no run, desperetely looking for a wicket

27.3

Mohammad Nabi to KJ O'Brien, no run

27.4

Mohammad Nabi to KJ O'Brien, no run

27.5

Mohammad Nabi to KJ O'Brien, no run, driven to short midwicket, good bit of work by the fielder

27.6

Mohammad Nabi to KJ O'Brien, no run, good partnership between these two Ireland batters, showing some resistance against good quality bowling.

Ireland 91/5   Mohammad Nabi 2-2-0-0

29.1

Mohammad Nabi to KJ O'Brien, no run, firmly struck but well fielded at cover

29.2

Mohammad Nabi to KJ O'Brien, no run

29.3

Mohammad Nabi to KJ O'Brien, 1 run, quick single to mid on

29.4

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

29.5

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run, shout for lbw, umpire not interested

29.6

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

Ireland 96/5   Mohammad Nabi 3-2-1-0

31.1

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run, keeping things tight Nabi

31.2

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, 1 run, driven to long on

31.3

Mohammad Nabi to KJ O'Brien, 1 run, good use of the feet, quick single, makes it comfortably in the end

31.4

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run, down legside this time

31.5

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

31.6

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run, shout for lbw, bowler very confident but the umpire not interested

Ireland 106/5   Mohammad Nabi 4-2-3-0

33.1

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

33.2

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

33.3

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

33.4

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

33.5

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

33.6

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

Ireland 106/6   Mohammad Nabi 5-3-3-0

35.1

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, FOUR, short ball punished

35.2

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

35.3

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

35.4

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

35.5

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

35.6

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

Ireland 112/6   Mohammad Nabi 6-3-7-0

37.1

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

37.2

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

37.3

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

37.4

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

37.5

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

37.6

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

Ireland 112/6   Mohammad Nabi 7-4-7-0

39.1

Mohammad Nabi to Mooney, no run

39.2

Mohammad Nabi to Mooney, 3 runs

39.3

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

39.4

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

39.5

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

39.6

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run, nicely played on the front foot, Nabi keeping things tight

Ireland 122/6   Mohammad Nabi 8-4-10-0

41.1

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, 1 run

41.2

Mohammad Nabi to Mooney, no run, long stretch forward, solid defence

41.3

Mohammad Nabi to Mooney, no run

41.4

Mohammad Nabi to Mooney, no run

41.5

Mohammad Nabi to Mooney, no run, keeper goes up for a caught behind, bowler not sure about it

41.6

Mohammad Nabi to Mooney, no run

Ireland 123/6   Mohammad Nabi 9-4-11-0

44.1

Mohammad Nabi to Mooney, 1 run

44.2

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

44.3

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

44.4

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

44.5

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

44.6

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

Ireland 138/6   Mohammad Nabi 10-4-12-0

46.1

Mohammad Nabi to Mooney, FOUR, sweetly timed sweep shot

46.2

Mohammad Nabi to Mooney, no run

46.3

Mohammad Nabi to Mooney, FOUR, played behind square once again

46.4

Mohammad Nabi to Mooney, no run

46.5

Mohammad Nabi to Mooney, 1 run

46.6

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

Ireland 150/6   Mohammad Nabi 11-4-21-0

48.1

Mohammad Nabi to Mooney, no run

48.2

Mohammad Nabi to Mooney, no run

48.3

Mohammad Nabi to Mooney, 1 run, driven to long off, risky run, direct hit would be curtains for Mooney

48.4

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

48.5

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

48.6

Mohammad Nabi to Anderson, no run

Ireland 154/6   Mohammad Nabi 12-4-22-0
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Tournament Results
Afghanistan v Ireland at Dubai (CA) - Dec 10-13, 2013
Ireland won by 122 runs
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Afghanistan won by 8 wickets
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U.A.E. won by 9 wickets
Ireland v Scotland at Dublin - Sep 11-14, 2013
Ireland won by an innings and 44 runs
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Canada won by 8 wickets
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Photos

Dec 13, 2013

Andrew White and Trent Johnston pose with the trophy after the win, Afghanistan v Ireland, Intercontinental Cup final, Dubai, 4th day, December 13, 2013

Andrew White and Trent Johnston pose with the trophy after the win

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Dec 13, 2013

Rahmat Shah sweeps during his unbeaten knock, Afghanistan v Ireland, Intercontinental Cup final, Dubai, 4th day, December 13, 2013

Rahmat Shah sweeps during his unbeaten knock

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