Player of the Match
Player of the Match
66dJohn Ward in Belfast

Ireland clinch tight match against Bermuda

Ireland, defending what seemed an almost indefensible target after Duckworth-Lewis intruded, came out victors by four runs as Bermuda, who had done so well before the rain, self-destructed

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END OF OVER:
9 | 4 Runs | BMUDA: 41/8 (5 runs required, RR: 4.55)

  • SKW Kelly2 (3b)
  • RJ Trott2 (4b)
  • KJ O'Brien2-0-14-0

What a game we had there and Ireland survive by the skin of their teeth and will play Kenya in tomorrows first semi-final. Do join me, Chris Busby, then for a 9.30am start. Cheers

8.6
0
O'Brien to Kelly, no run, length delivery and Kelly goes for the big heave- he misses and the ball is through to O'Brien to give Ireland a pulsating victory!

END OF OVER:
8 | 9 Runs 2 Wkts | BMUDA: 37/8 (9 runs required from 6 balls, RR: 4.62, RRR: 9.00)

  • RJ Trott0 (1b)
  • SKW Kelly0 (0b)
  • DT Johnston1-0-9-1

Ireland are through- they will have a better net run-rate than Bermuda

7.6
0
Johnston to Trott, no run, yorker, dug out by Trott but they can't get a run
7.5
W
Johnston to O'Brien, OUT, 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

END OF OVER:
7 | 2 Runs 1 Wkt | BMUDA: 28/6 (18 runs required from 12 balls, RR: 4.00, RRR: 9.00)

  • GH O'Brien1 (3b)
  • J Edness2 (5b)
  • AR Cusack2-0-5-0
6.6
0
Cusack to O'Brien, no run, full ball driven back down the ground, Cusack sticks out his foot and saves a single
6.2
W
Cusack to Edness, OUT, 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

END OF OVER:
6 | 2 Runs 1 Wkt | BMUDA: 26/5 (20 runs required from 18 balls, RR: 4.33, RRR: 6.66)

  • J Edness1 (2b)
  • OL Pitcher6 (8b)
  • AC Botha2-0-4-2
5.6
1
Botha to Edness, 1 run, driven to long-off and they get a single

Bermuda 2nd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st0DL HempCR Foggo
2nd0DL HempSD Outerbridge
3rd14SD OuterbridgeJJ Celestine
4th7OL PitcherJJ Celestine
5th4OL PitcherIH Romaine
6th1OL PitcherJ Edness
7th5J EdnessGH O'Brien
8th6GH O'BrienRJ Trott
9th4SKW KellyRJ Trott