ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier, 6th Match: Ireland v Bermuda at Belfast, Aug 3, 2008
ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier - 6th match, Group A
Ireland won by 4 runs (D/L method)
3 August 2008 (20-over match)
  Ireland innings (9 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal WTS Porterfield* lbw b Kelly 4 15 10 0 0 40.00
3.1 gone leg-before! It looked very straight as Porterfield tried to turn a full ball into the leg-side, poor shot from the Irish skipper 16/2
View dismissal NJ O'Brien c Pitcher b Kelly 5 7 4 1 0 125.00
1.3 stunning catch by Pitcher at mid-off, O'Brien drove down the ground and the ball looked to be clearing Pitcher, he dove to his left to take a fantastic one-handed catch 7/1
View dismissal KJ O'Brien b O'Brien 6 13 9 1 0 66.66
4.1 ugly shot from O'Brin trying to hit a ball which hit the off-stump over the leg-side 22/3
View dismissal AC Botha b O'Brien 1 8 3 0 0 33.33
4.5 another wicket and it's the in-form Botha gone this time, getting an inside edge onto his stumps as he looked to guide the ball to third man 23/4
View dismissal GC Wilson st †Edness b Romaine 7 22 12 0 0 58.33
8.2 another one gone - this is terrible for Ireland! Down the wicket but the ball spins past the edge and Edness whips off the bails 41/6
AR White retired hurt 5 6 5 1 0 100.00
View dismissal AR Cusack c Pitcher b Romaine 5 17 7 0 0 71.42
8.1 and he's gone straight after the break, it was short but Cusack top-edged the pull shot and the ball balooned to third man 41/5
DT Johnston not out 1 11 1 0 0 100.00
View dismissal R Strydom run out (Foggo/Romaine) 1 2 3 0 0 33.33
8.6 from Romaine, anohher one goes! Driven into the covers, they went for a risky run and Strydon was just short of his ground at the non-strikers end 43/6
Extras (lb 5, w 3) 8
  Total (7 wickets; 9 overs) 43 (4.77 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
View wickets GH O'Brien 4 0 13 2 3.25 (2w)
4.1 to KJ O'Brien, ugly shot from O'Brin trying to hit a ball which hit the off-stump over the leg-side 22/3
4.5 to Botha, another wicket and it's the in-form Botha gone this time, getting an inside edge onto his stumps as he looked to guide the ball to third man 23/4
View wickets SKW Kelly 3 0 18 2 6.00 (1w)
1.3 to NJ O'Brien, stunning catch by Pitcher at mid-off, O'Brien drove down the ground and the ball looked to be clearing Pitcher, he dove to his left to take a fantastic one-handed catch 7/1
3.1 to Porterfield, gone leg-before! It looked very straight as Porterfield tried to turn a full ball into the leg-side, poor shot from the Irish skipper 16/2
  RDM Leverock 1 0 5 0 5.00
View wickets IH Romaine 1 0 2 2 2.00
8.1 to Cusack, and he's gone straight after the break, it was short but Cusack top-edged the pull shot and the ball balooned to third man 41/5
8.2 to Wilson, another one gone - this is terrible for Ireland! Down the wicket but the ball spins past the edge and Edness whips off the bails 41/6
  Bermuda innings (target: 46 runs from 9 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal CR Foggo c sub (MJ Fourie) b Connell 0 1 1 0 0 0.00
0.1 caught! What a start for Ireland, Foggo tied to swing the ball through the leg-side, he got a top edge and Fourie took the catch at short third-man 0/1
View dismissal DL Hemp c †NJ O'Brien b Connell 0 8 2 0 0 0.00
0.3 gone again! The small ground are jubilant! On a good length outside off stump, Hemp got a thin edge through to O'Brien 0/2
View dismissal SD Outerbridge lbw b Connell 8 11 6 1 0 133.33
2.3 another one for Connell, straight and full to trap Outerbridge straight in front- as plum as plum can be! 14/3
View dismissal JJ Celestine st †NJ O'Brien b Botha 7 16 9 0 0 77.77
3.4 big drama in Belfast, Celestine down the wicket and the ballnips between bat and pad- O'Brien removing the bails in double-quick time 21/4
View dismissal OL Pitcher run out (KJ O'Brien/†NJ O'Brien) 6 18 8 0 0 75.00
6.2 Cusack to Edness, another wicket! Driven into the covers and straight to O'Brien who sent a thow over the bails for brother Niall to complete the run-out 26/6
View dismissal IH Romaine* b Botha 1 8 8 0 0 12.50
5.4 bowled! Tries to cut a ball which was much too full and he looses his off-stump. The tension around Stormont is surreal 25/5
View dismissal J Edness run out (†NJ O'Brien/Johnston) 4 9 6 0 0 66.66
7.2 from Johnston, suicidal stuff from Bermuda, they same determined to throw this away, the ball was down the leg-side and O'Brien wanted a single as the ball rolled to fine-leg, the thow left Edness well short 31/7
View dismissal GH O'Brien c Connell b Johnston 7 8 7 0 1 100.00
7.5 he tried to repeat the shot but this time the ball went high rather than long, Connell took a juggling catch at the third attempt on the square-leg boundary 37/8
RJ Trott not out 2 8 4 0 0 50.00
SKW Kelly not out 2 5 3 0 0 66.66
Extras (b 1, w 3) 4
  Total (8 wickets; 9 overs) 41 (4.55 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
View wickets PC Connell 2 0 8 3 4.00 (2w)
0.1 to Foggo, caught! What a start for Ireland, Foggo tied to swing the ball through the leg-side, he got a top edge and Fourie took the catch at short third-man 0/1
0.3 to Hemp, gone again! The small ground are jubilant! On a good length outside off stump, Hemp got a thin edge through to O'Brien 0/2
2.3 to Outerbridge, another one for Connell, straight and full to trap Outerbridge straight in front- as plum as plum can be! 14/3
  KJ O'Brien 2 0 14 0 7.00
View wickets AC Botha 2 0 4 2 2.00
3.4 to Celestine, big drama in Belfast, Celestine down the wicket and the ballnips between bat and pad- O'Brien removing the bails in double-quick time 21/4
5.4 to Romaine, bowled! Tries to cut a ball which was much too full and he looses his off-stump. The tension around Stormont is surreal 25/5
  AR Cusack 2 0 5 0 2.50
View wicket DT Johnston 1 0 9 1 9.00 (1w)
7.5 to O'Brien, he tried to repeat the shot but this time the ball went high rather than long, Connell took a juggling catch at the third attempt on the square-leg boundary 37/8

Match details


Toss - Ireland, who chose to bat
Points - Ireland 2, Bermuda 0
Player of the match - PC Connell (Ireland)
Umpires - PK Baldwin (Germany) and Sarika Prasad (Singapore)
Match referee - BC Broad (England)
Reserve umpire - K Smith

Match Notes


    • Ireland innings
    • AR White retired hurt at 28/4 (5*)
    • Rain stopped play at 41/4 after 8 overs, 11 overs were deducted.
    • Match was reduced to 9 overs a side
 
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