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Ireland v Netherlands, World Cup 2011, Group B, Kolkata

Porterfield proud of Ireland's show

William Porterfield reflected proudly on Ireland's World Cup campaign after they complete their stay in the tournament with a six-wicket victory against Netherlands

Ireland v Netherlands, World Cup 2011, Group B, Kolkata

Dockrell suffers shoulder injury

George Dockrell, Ireland's 18-year-old left-arm spinner, has dislocated his shoulder during the World Cup match against Netherlands at Eden Gardens on Friday

Ireland v Netherlands, World Cup 2011, Group B, Kolkata

Stirling ton sets up six-wicket win

Two sparkling centuries lit up Eden Gardens, Ryan ten Doeschate propping Netherlands up with his second ton of the tournament and Paul Stirling launching Ireland's pursuit of 306 with a 72-ball 101 in a six-wicket win

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World Cup Performances

Year Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Winner
2007 9 2 6 1 0 Australia

POINTS TABLE GROUP B

Teams Mat Won Lost Tied N/R Pts Net RR For Against
South Africa 6 5 1 0 0 10 +2.026 1595/292.3 1028/300.0
India 6 4 1 1 0 9 +0.900 1673/282.3 1505/299.4
England 6 3 2 1 0 7 +0.072 1600/298.4 1576/298.1
West Indies 6 3 3 0 0 6 +1.066 1299/262.2 1138/292.5
Bangladesh 6 3 3 0 0 6 -1.361 1017/290.2 1276/262.2
Ireland 6 2 4 0 0 4 -0.696 1393/296.5 1595/296.0
Netherlands 6 0 6 0 0 0 -2.045 1182/300.0 1641/274.1

Team fixtures

Date and Time Match Weather

Fri Feb 25
08:30 GMT | 14:30 Local
03:30 EST | 02:30 CST | 00:30 PST

9th Match, Group B - Bangladesh v Ireland
at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur

N/A

Wed Mar 2
09:00 GMT | 14:30 Local
04:00 EST | 03:00 CST | 01:00 PST

15th Match, Group B - England v Ireland
at M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore

N/A

Sun Mar 6
09:00 GMT | 14:30 Local
04:00 EST | 03:00 CST | 01:00 PST

22nd Match, Group B - India v Ireland
at M Chinnaswamy Stadium, Bangalore

N/A

Fri Mar 11
04:00 GMT | 09:30 Local
23:00 EST -1d | 22:00 CST -1d | 20:00 PST -1d

27th Match, Group B - Ireland v West Indies
at Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali, Chandigarh

N/A

Tue Mar 15
09:00 GMT | 14:30 Local
05:00 EDT | 03:00 CST | 02:00 PDT

34th Match, Group B - Ireland v South Africa
at Eden Gardens, Kolkata

N/A

Fri Mar 18
04:00 GMT | 09:30 Local
00:00 EDT | 22:00 CST -1d | 21:00 PDT -1d

37th Match, Group B - Ireland v Netherlands
at Eden Gardens, Kolkata

N/A

Team Results

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