Statistics

Best performances - Batsmen

Mohammad Shahzad
77(57) 7x4 - 2x6
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
PR Stirling
79(38) 9x4 - 3x6
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Best performances - Bowlers

Dawlat Zadran
O4.0
M0
R21
W3
Eco5.25
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
KJ O'Brien
O4.0
M0
R18
W2
Eco4.50
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF

Commentary

By the virtue of this win, Ireland are placed in group B of T20 World Cup alongside Australia and West Indies. Afghanistan will slot themselves into group A alongside India and England

Paul Stirling gets the Man of the match for his 79 and Raymond van Schoor gets the Man of the Series for his 324 runs and 6 wickets

18.5
4
Aftab Alam to Poynter, FOUR runs, fuller ball on the leg stump. Poynter flicks it past the midwicket fielder and does a Shahid Afridi in celebrating with the arms aloft. Ireland win the game by 5 wickets
18.4
0
Aftab Alam to Poynter, no run, comes forward and defends it back onto the pitch
18.3
1
Aftab Alam to White, 1 run, flicks it to deep midwicket for a single
18.2
1
Aftab Alam to Poynter, 1 run, pushes it to square-leg for a single
18.1
W
Aftab Alam to Wilson, OUT, fuller ball outside the off stump. Wilson lofts it straight into the hands of the fielder at long-off, Mirwais. And the tension boils over as Aftab speaks whats on his mind and Wilson responds but then better sense prevailed and both of them stopped brawling

END OF OVER:
18 | 5 Runs | IRE: 150/4

  • GC Wilson32 (38b)
  • AD Poynter18 (14b)
  • Gulbadin Naib1-0-5-0
  • Aftab Alam3-0-28-1
17.6
1
Gulbadin Naib to Wilson, 1 run, fuller ball on the leg stump. Wilson rolls his wrists as he pushes it to short fine-leg and takes a quick single

Statistics

Best performances - Batsmen

Mohammad Shahzad
77(57) 7x4 - 2x6
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
PR Stirling
79(38) 9x4 - 3x6
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Best performances - Bowlers

Dawlat Zadran
O4.0
M0
R21
W3
Eco5.25
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF
KJ O'Brien
O4.0
M0
R18
W2
Eco4.50
RHB
OFFLEG
  • FTFULL TOSS
  • YYORKER
  • FFULL LENGTH
  • GGOOD LENGTH
  • SGSHORT OF GOOD LENGTH
  • SSHORT LENGTH
LHB
LEGOFF

ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier

Group A
TEAMMPMWMLMDPTNRR
IRE64208.0001.341
HKG63207.0000.605
NAM63207.0000.315
PNG63207.0000.113
USA63306.000-0.315
JESEY62404.000-0.534
NEPAL61403.000-1.503
Group B
TEAMMPMWMLMDPTNRR
SCOT64208.0001.223
NL64208.0001.156
AFG63108.0000.704
OMAN63207.0000.385
KENYA63207.000-0.643
UAE61403.000-1.703
CAN60501.000-1.302