Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    4.6 length ball, tries to guide it to third man, but gets a thick edge and is well taken by Wilson - great work by Ireland to pick up an early wicket 20/1
    43.5 leg side and it is clipped in the air to mid wicket, where Niall O'Brien jumps in the air and holds a good catch 186/5
    21.4 well flighted, chips in the air to deep mid wicket where a good catch is held by White 86/2
    22.5 plays forward and is beaten, Wilson whips the bails off and he is given out stumped, no third umpire here today so a tight call but he is on his way 86/3
    37.6 beaten in the flight, lofts to mid wicket and an easy catch is taken, superbly bowled and Australia are now four down 152/4
    45.2 aims a big slog over mid wicket and doesn't get it, the ball goes high and the catch is taken - Australia now 6 down 194/6
    12
    22
    12
    1
    0
    100.00
    48.3 aims a big drive at a yorker and loses his leg stump in spectacular fashion 222/8
    47.4 smashes it out to deep mid wicket, the ball well held out there by Niall O'Brien - gee the ball has been following him all day, his third catch 218/7
    49.6 lofts him again, gets it better than the previous shot - but it is held just inside the rope at long on. 231/9
    not out
    4
    6
    4
    0
    0
    100.00
    Extras
    13 (lb 6, nb 1, w 6)
    TOTAL
    231/9 (50 Overs, RR: 4.62)
    Did not bat: DE Bollinger
    Fall of wickets: 1-20 (SR Watson, 4.6 ov), 2-86 (RT Ponting, 21.4 ov), 3-86 (MJ Clarke, 22.5 ov), 4-152 (CL White, 37.6 ov), 5-186 (TD Paine, 43.5 ov), 6-194 (MEK Hussey, 45.2 ov), 7-218 (NM Hauritz, 47.4 ov), 8-222 (JR Hopes, 48.3 ov), 9-231 (RJ Harris, 49.6 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEcon0s4s6sWDNB
    WB Rankin1014524.50372240
    DT Johnston512104.20211100
    KJ O'Brien1014334.30344001
    PC Connell503707.40105010
    AR Cusack803824.75264000
    PR Stirling1003423.40372010
    AR White20703.5050000
  • BATSMEN
    R
    M
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    13.4 plays all around one that turns away from him - losing his off stump 86/3
    36
    43
    36
    7
    0
    100.00
    10.6 moves to leg and tries to glance, losing his leg stump - a much needed breakthrough for the Aussies 80/1
    12.6 aims a drive but is done a bit for pace and is trapped well in front, how the game can change 86/2
    25.4 pushes well forward and gets a touch behind to Paine. A big shout and he's gone, the key man goes for Ireland, can they somehow conjur up another 93 runs to pull off a win? 139/5
    24.2 full and right on line, plays around the ball and he looks pretty plumb there - Ireland 4/137 137/4
    30.6 prods at one outside off and gets a touch, Hopes has been superb on this pitch - now has 3/8 from 6 overs, Australia look nearly home now 150/7
    28.3 drives and edges a length ball, well taken low down by Paine to his right and maybe that's it for Ireland? 146/6
    41.6 aims a slog over mid wicket, gets a top edge and the Aussie skipper runs in and takes the catch near the pitch. It's all over - major relief for Australia to get out of this as they win by 39 runs 192/10
    34.4 tries to drive through the off side and gets a touch back onto is stumps, that's just about it for Ireland 156/8
    34.5 beaten by a ball that cuts away, hitting him dead in front of middle 156/9
    not out
    3
    28
    14
    0
    0
    21.42
    Extras
    17 (lb 3, nb 3, w 11)
    TOTAL
    192 all out (42 Overs, RR: 4.57)
    Fall of wickets: 1-80 (PR Stirling, 10.6 ov), 2-86 (GC Wilson, 12.6 ov), 3-86 (WTS Porterfield, 13.4 ov), 4-137 (AR Cusack, 24.2 ov), 5-139 (NJ O'Brien, 25.4 ov), 6-146 (AR White, 28.3 ov), 7-150 (KJ O'Brien, 30.6 ov), 8-156 (DT Johnston, 34.4 ov), 9-156 (PC Connell, 34.5 ov), 10-192 (JF Mooney, 41.6 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEcon0s4s6sWDNB
    DE Bollinger603005.00203012
    RJ Harris704025.71298030
    CJ McKay603906.50236111
    NM Hauritz1004024.00384020
    JR Hopes911451.55400000
    SR Watson402616.50144000

Match Notes

Ireland 2nd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st80WTS PorterfieldPR Stirling
2nd6GC WilsonWTS Porterfield
3rd0NJ O'BrienWTS Porterfield
4th51NJ O'BrienAR Cusack
5th2NJ O'BrienKJ O'Brien
6th7AR WhiteKJ O'Brien
7th4JF MooneyKJ O'Brien
8th6DT JohnstonJF Mooney
9th0JF MooneyPC Connell
10th36JF MooneyWB Rankin
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