ICC Cricket World Cup, 2010/11 / Commentary

ICC Cricket World Cup - 15th match, Group B

England v Ireland

Ireland won by 3 wickets (with 5 balls remaining)

44.4

Mooney to Prior, 1 bye, zoinks, that was close. Beaten first-up, outside off on the drive

44.6

Mooney to Prior, FOUR, attempted yorker, and smacked through long-on. Shot

England 294/4   MJ Prior 4* (2b 1x4)

45.2

Johnston to Prior, 1 run, patted out to point and an easy single

45.4

Johnston to Prior, 1 run, bunted down the ground again, just short of the fielder. This pair are making runs look tough to come by

45.6

Johnston to Prior, OUT, that was always coming. Prior's eye for a gap has deserted him, as he retreats to square leg in a bid to carve through the covers, but he's made too much room

MJ Prior b Johnston 6 (7m 5b 1x4 0x6) SR: 120.00

England 299/5   MJ Prior 6 (5b 1x4)

Match Coverage

Chatterbox - England v Ireland, Group B, Bangalore
Report - O'Brien blazes Ireland to glory
Analysis - Easy as spit for O'Brien
Stats Analysis - Boundaries do it for Ireland
Analysis - Awesome O'Brien laps up finest hour
News - 'Watch out India, you're next'
Dileep Premachandran - A wake-up call for a cliquey sport
News - Strauss stunned by England humiliation
News - Partying supporters send message to ICC
Features - Bangalore turns green after night of Ireland's lives
The Index - Why England lost to Ireland
Andrew Miller - England's destiny slipping through their grasp
News - Johnston says Ireland not ready for Tests
What They Said About - 'Ireland broke the sound barrier last night'
News - Niall O'Brien aims high after 'regulation' win
News - Contented Cusack cherishes upset
News - Swann 'shell-shocked' after humiliating defeat
Awards - The night of the possible
World Cup Vignettes - A pink typhoon
Video Harsha's World Cup Daily - World Cup cricket's most romantic night
Video Interviews - O'Briens delighted
Video Press Conference - Andrew Strauss: Bit of a shock for us
Video Press Conference - William Porterfield: Biggest victory for Irish cricket
Audio Switch Hit - Jolly green giant
Video ESPNcricinfo Weekly - Thrillers reignite ODIs
Video Running Between the Cricket - Of Bangalore and the Irish party
Video News and Analysis - Ireland's Kevin O'Brien tees off!
Video ESPNcricinfo Weekly - Where do Ireland go from here?
Video ESPNcricinfo Awards - ODI batting winner 2011: Kevin O'Brien
Video World Cup Vignettes - O'Brien sticks it to the neighbours
Gallery - Kevin O'Brien record hundred stuns England

Photos

Mar 3, 2011

Ireland's World Cup win over England made the front page of the <i>Irish Independent</i>, England v Ireland, Group B, World Cup, Bangalore, March 2, 2011

Ireland's World Cup win over England made the front page of the Irish Independent

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Mar 3, 2011

Ireland's win against England makes it to the front page of the <i>Irish Times</i> , England v Ireland, Group B, World Cup, Bangalore, March 2, 2011

Ireland's win against England makes it to the front page of the Irish Times

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