ICC World Twenty20 - 2nd match, Group B

Australia v Ireland

Australia won by 7 wickets (with 29 balls remaining)

5.1

Maxwell to NJ O'Brien, no run, round the wicket, full on off stump, driven to extra cover

5.2

Maxwell to NJ O'Brien, 1 run, Drifts into middle and leg, flicked along the ground in front of square leg

5.3

Maxwell to Joyce, no run, this one is a little slower and a touch shorter, just turns a fraction as it's played square on the off side

5.4

Maxwell to Joyce, no run, fired down the leg side, Joyce goes for the sweep and gets a bottom edge which costs him a wide call

5.5

Maxwell to Joyce, OUT, very soft...tossed up on off stump, Joyce tries to go over the top but can only lob his drive straight to mid-off who was inside the circle

EC Joyce c Warner b Maxwell 16 (25m 18b 3x4 0x6) SR: 88.88

5.6

Maxwell to Wilson, FOUR, round the wicket, full outside and beautifully driven between cover and mid-off...all timing and placement

Ireland 29/3   GJ Maxwell 1-0-5-1

10.1

Maxwell to KJ O'Brien, 1 run, short outside off, sits up and it's driven firmly through the covers

10.2

Maxwell to NJ O'Brien, no run, round the wicket, tossed up slowly, Niall pushes forward and it almost loops back to the bowler

10.3

Maxwell to NJ O'Brien, 1 run, short on leg stump, swept around the corner to short fine-leg

10.4

Maxwell to KJ O'Brien, 1 run, this one doesn't turn, finds the outside edge as Kevin tries to work it away and the ball runs to short third-man

10.5

Maxwell to NJ O'Brien, FOUR, swept strongly from outside off and a rare boundary for Ireland as he picks the gap between deep square and deep midwicket

10.6

Maxwell to NJ O'Brien, no run, this time he misses the sweep, Wade whips off the bails but the back foot is firmly planted

Ireland 53/4   GJ Maxwell 2-0-12-1
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Photos

Sep 19, 2012

Kevin O'Brien lets out a scream, Australia v Ireland, World Twenty20 2012, Group B, Colombo, September 19, 2012

Kevin O'Brien lets out a scream

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Sep 19, 2012

William Porterfield and Trent Johnston after Ireland's defeat, Australia v Ireland, World Twenty20 2012, Group B, Colombo, September 19, 2012

William Porterfield and Trent Johnston after Ireland's defeat

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