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193dThe Report by Peter Della Penna in Sharjah

Stirling, Dockrell spearhead 2-1 series win for Ireland

George Dockrell's first four-for in nearly three years was followed by a century from Paul Stirling, who struck 101 off 97 balls, to chase down 178 with 12 overs to spare

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Match Details

Toss

Afghanistan , elected to bat first

Player Of The Match

Player Of The Series

Series result

Ireland won the 3-match series 2-1

Match number

Season

Hours of play (local time)

14.30 start, First Session 14.30-18.00, Interval 18.00-18.45, Second Session 18.45-22.15

Match days

10 December 2017 - day/night match (50-over match)

Reserve Umpire

Match Referee

END OF OVER:
38 | 10 Runs | IRE: 180/5 | RR: 4.73

  • KJ O'Brien10 (17b)
  • SW Poynter1 (1b)
  • Mujeeb Ur Rahman10-1-42-1
  • Rashid Khan9-1-17-2
37.6
4
Mujeeb Ur Rahman to KJ O'Brien, FOUR, tossed on leg, sweeps it fine and past short fine leg for a boundary to do it in style, Ireland have won the game and the series 2-1
37.5
1
Mujeeb Ur Rahman to Poynter, 1 run, onto the frontfoot and driven down to long-on for a run
37.4
1
Mujeeb Ur Rahman to KJ O'Brien, 1 run, tossed outside off, drives it towards cover for a run
37.3
4
Mujeeb Ur Rahman to KJ O'Brien, FOUR, tossed up, onto the frontfoot to drive and gets a edge away from the slip fielder down to thirdman for a boundary
37.2
0
Mujeeb Ur Rahman to KJ O'Brien, no run, tossed up, onto the frontfoot and goes for a drive but beaten
37.1
0
Mujeeb Ur Rahman to KJ O'Brien, no run, quick outside off, tries to cut it from his position but misses

Ireland 2nd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st29WTS PorterfieldPR Stirling
2nd62A BalbirniePR Stirling
3rd5NJ O'BrienPR Stirling
4th51GC WilsonPR Stirling
5th23KJ O'BrienPR Stirling
6th10KJ O'BrienSW Poynter