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2753dThe Bulletin by Siddarth Ravindran

Pollard and Smith power Windies to victory

West Indies opener Devon Smith made a maiden century but his effort was overshadowed by Kieron Pollard's blitz as he bludgeoned a limited Ireland attack all around Mohali to muscle his side to a tall total

2753dNagraj Gollapudi in Mohali

Ireland slip at crucial moments

The Ireland story: they held kept their grip on the game both while fielding to begin with and later while chasing the target, before control slipped away at the most crucial moments

2753dS Rajesh

Pollard makes the difference

Kieron Pollard's stunning 94 was the innings which allowed West Indies to take their two points against a spirited Ireland team

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Ireland v West Indies, World Cup 2011, Mohali

Devon Thomas makes his first century in one-dayers, nearly eight years after making his debutKieron Pollard blasts 94 off 55, his highest one-day score, which completely changes the gameSulieman Benn

2753dNagraj Gollapudi in Mohali

Porterfield slams Wilson lbw decision

Umpiring in the World Cup has run into fresh controversy with William Porterfield criticising Asoka de Silva's decision to give Gary Wilson out lbw despite replays showing he had offered a shot and was hit outside the line

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Ireland no match for Pollard power

Kieron Pollard bludgeoned a limited Ireland attack all around Mohali to muscle his side to a tall total. Pollard's effort helped to quell the criticism over his lack of performances at the internation

2754dNagraj Gollapudi in Mohali

Pollard shows West Indies a glimpse of the future

Like moths to a flame, Ireland's bowlers tried attracting Pollard's attention with short balls. He hammered them with all his might, and has the arsenal and hunger to become a good middle-order batsman. He needs the breaks.

2754dNagraj Gollapudi in Mohali

Ireland sweat on Johnston fitness

Ireland still do not know if Trent Johnston, their main fast bowler, will play against West Indies as they wait anxiously on his fitness

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Ireland v West Indies, World Cup 2011, Mohali

24.5 KJ O'Brien to Bravo, OUT, Gone! Timber! Full on middle and Bravo senses a chance, meaty delivery and he tries to blaze it down the ground, misses and the middle stump is out of the ground36.3 KJ

Ireland 2nd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st6WTS PorterfieldPR Stirling
2nd36EC JoyceWTS Porterfield
3rd44EC JoyceNJ O'Brien
4th91EC JoyceGC Wilson
5th10KJ O'BrienGC Wilson
6th12GC WilsonAR Cusack
7th0JF MooneyAR Cusack
8th2AC BothaJF Mooney
9th14JF MooneyGH Dockrell
10th16WB RankinGH Dockrell