52.5 full outside off and he goes to defend that and he perishes as he present an easy chamnce to the man at short point 164/5
    10.5 bouncer that Obuya hooks to deep square leg and Rankin takes an easy catch and a trap was laid there and he fell right into it... Ooh Ooh! 63/1
    18.3 that looked out from up here he was caught on the move and it hit his back leg and given 76/2
    48.3 The big one ! Tikolo departs, full on middle and he drives it powerfully and Johnston does very well to go down and take a catch back at him just about ankle height and the Irish are celebrating like they have won it 159/3
    51.3 good turn on this one and a catch/pad decision on the leg side facer and Ouma departs cheaply as West strikes again 164/4
    91.2 the tactic works as he gets his man bowling round, he gets the ball too close to him and takes the edge with it and keeper holds on to that 238/6
    112.1 Flighted and it turned and snicked and Botha takes a low catch at 1st slip and the game is turned on its head jsut when they looked to be able to hold on 294/7
    not out
    123 full and Varaiya stretches forward and it hits him in front and given 312/8
    128.2 and we get even closer to the finish as Onyango stretches forward and misses the inswing and is clean bowled 316/9
    135.4 he stretches forward but he did not touch that and he is adjudged lbw 327/10
    31 (b 14, lb 10, nb 5, w 2)
    327 all out (f/o) (135.4 Overs, RR: 2.41)
    Fall of wickets: 1-63 (KO Otieno, 10.5 ov), 2-76 (AA Obanda, 18.3 ov), 3-159 (SO Tikolo, 48.3 ov), 4-164 (MA Ouma, 51.3 ov), 5-164 (SR Waters, 52.5 ov), 6-238 (RR Patel, 91.2 ov), 7-294 (TM Odoyo, 112.1 ov), 8-312 (HA Varaiya, 122.6 ov), 9-316 (LN Onyango, 128.2 ov), 10-327 (PJ Ongondo, 135.4 ov)
    PC Connell10.014804.8010
    WB Rankin12.014914.0810
    DT Johnston21.084342.0405
    WK McCallan37.0156001.6200
    RM West42.4178131.8900
    AR Cusack3.00802.6600
    AR White4.00902.2500
    AC Botha6.04520.8300

Close of Play

  • Sat, 11 Oct - day 1 - Ireland 1st innings 282/3 (AC Botha 65*, KJ O'Brien 23*, 98 ov)
  • Sun, 12 Oct - day 2 - Kenya 1st innings 62/3 (SO Tikolo 24*, HA Varaiya 0*, 29 ov)
  • Mon, 13 Oct - day 3 - Kenya 2nd innings 146/2 (SR Waters 65*, SO Tikolo 41*, 41 ov)
  • Tue, 14 Oct - day 4 - Kenya 2nd innings 327 (135.4 ov) - end of match

Match Notes