Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    4s
    6s
    SR
    30 Outside off, batsman going for a cut gets an inside edge onto the stumps and his gone 130/6
    lbw b Mooney
    1
    2
    0
    0
    50.00
    7.2 full delivery batsman tries for a flick down to the legside but gets struck onto the pads, loud appeal and umpire gives it outside 31/2
    13.1 flighted ball, batsman hits it over but to the mid-off fielder 59/3
    18.2 Outside offstump, batsman trying to cut gets and edge and keeper takes it cleanly 78/4
    20 comes down the pitch and drives it on the rise uppish and straigh to the bowler 81/5
    39.2 Onto the frontfoot and looks to hit it hard but just airs it, fielder under it at short mid-wicket and takes it cleanly 166/7
    43.4 Short ball, batsman pulls it high in the air, fielder has to cover a bit of distance which he does and takes it cleanly 180/8
    not out
    11
    22
    1
    0
    50.00
    44.1 flighted ball, batsman wait for it and is beaten to it, ball spins and hit the top of the offstump 180/9
    44.2 flighted ball, batsman is beaten to it and gets hit on the backfoot, loud appeal and umpire gives it 180/10
    Extras
    11 (b 2, lb 1, w 8)
    TOTAL
    180 all out (44.2 Overs, RR: 4.06)
    Fall of wickets: 1-21 (Usman Ghani, 3.1 ov), 2-31 (Afsar Zazai, 7.2 ov), 3-59 (Nasir Jamal, 13.1 ov), 4-78 (Asghar Afghan, 18.2 ov), 5-81 (Mohammad Nabi, 19.6 ov), 6-130 (Javed Ahmadi, 29.6 ov), 7-166 (Najibullah Zadran, 39.2 ov), 8-180 (Mirwais Ashraf, 43.4 ov), 9-180 (Hamid Hassan, 44.1 ov), 10-180 (Aftab Alam, 44.2 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    CA Young501813.6030
    JF Mooney713625.1420
    AR Cusack402215.5010
    GH Dockrell8.203544.2000
    PR Stirling911301.4420
    A Balbirnie502615.2000
    KJ O'Brien622714.5000
  • Ireland survive wobble to win

    Ed Joyce's 51 and a steady 52-run partnership between Andy Balbirnie and Alex Cusack helped Ireland survive a couple of batting wobbles to secure a three-wicket win against Afghanistan in their opening game of the Dubai triangular series

Ireland 2nd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st2WTS PorterfieldPR Stirling
2nd11EC JoyceWTS Porterfield
3rd16EC JoyceGC Wilson
4th44EC JoyceNJ O'Brien
5th29EC JoyceKJ O'Brien
6th27KJ O'BrienA Balbirnie
7th0JF MooneyA Balbirnie
8th52AR CusackA Balbirnie