ICC Cricket World Cup, 2010/11 / Commentary

ICC Cricket World Cup - 37th match, Group B

Ireland v Netherlands

Ireland won by 6 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)

46.6

Mooney to Mudassar Bukhari, no run, short of a good lengh on middle, played back to the bowler

Netherlands 287/6   Mudassar Bukhari 0* (1b)

47.2

Johnston to Mudassar Bukhari, 1 run, full toss on middle, swung away to deep square leg for a single

47.5

Johnston to Mudassar Bukhari, 1 run, slower ball dropped short on the off, mistimes the pull to long-on for a single

Netherlands 291/6   Mudassar Bukhari 2* (3b)

48.1

Rankin to Mudassar Bukhari, SIX, landed full on middle, Bukhari was rooted to the crease there but all he needed to clear the ropes was a chip, timed it beautifully to clear deep midwicket

48.2

Rankin to Mudassar Bukhari, 1 run, mistimes a pull this time, short on middle, went for it, aiming at deep square leg, got it high on the bat but was fortunate as it landed safely, just a single

48.5

Rankin to Mudassar Bukhari, 1 run, short of a good length on middle, swivels and pulls it towards deep square leg for one more

Netherlands 302/6   Mudassar Bukhari 10* (6b 1x6)

49.5

KJ O'Brien to Mudassar Bukhari, OUT, three run-outs, a team-hatrick, short ball outside off, slapped to mid-off, Joyce fields and returns a throw to O'Brien who takes off the bails, Bukhari had called for a single but was sent back, another one goes

Adeel Raja run out 0 (1m 0b 0x4 0x6) SR: -

49.6

KJ O'Brien to Mudassar Bukhari, 1 run, OUT, four in four, swung away towards deep midwicket, attempts an impossible second run, it's an accurate throw to the keeper who takes off the bails to beat Bukhari's dive

Mudassar Bukhari run out 11 (22m 8b 0x4 1x6) SR: 137.50

Netherlands 306/10   Mudassar Bukhari 11 (8b 1x6)

Photos

Mar 18, 2011

Niall O'Brien hits out on his way to a 53-ball half-century, Ireland v Netherlands, World Cup 2011, Group B, March 18, 2011

Niall O'Brien hits out on his way to a 53-ball half-century

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Mar 18, 2011

Tom Cooper is congratulated by team-mates on his dismissal of Ed Joyce, Ireland v Netherlands, World Cup 2011, Group B, March 18, 2011

Tom Cooper is congratulated by team-mates on his dismissal of Ed Joyce

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