ICC World Cricket League Championship, 2011-2013/14 / Commentary

7.2

Baidwan to Porterfield, no run, left alone by the Irish captain to begin

7.3

Baidwan to Porterfield, no run, no shot played to that one again

7.4

Baidwan to Porterfield, 1 run, flicked off the gloves into the offside

Ireland 44/1   WTS Porterfield 1* (3b)

8.1

Khurram Chohan to Porterfield, no run, left alone outside the off-stump

8.2

Khurram Chohan to Porterfield, no run, defended into the legside

8.3

Khurram Chohan to Porterfield, no run, back of a length and it's left alone

8.4

Khurram Chohan to Porterfield, no run, hit in the air but drops just before cover

8.5

Khurram Chohan to Porterfield, 1 run, flicked towards sqaure leg and they scamper a run

Ireland 45/1   WTS Porterfield 2* (8b)

9.1

Baidwan to Porterfield, no run, left alone outside off-stump, close to a wide

9.2

Baidwan to Porterfield, no run, no shot played again outside off-stump

9.3

Baidwan to Porterfield, 2 runs, flicked away loftily to deep backward square leg

9.4

Baidwan to Porterfield, no run, yorker which is dug out back to the bowler

9.5

Baidwan to Porterfield, 2 runs, played through the offside and they get a couple

9.6

Baidwan to Porterfield, 1 run, inside edge which evades the stumps and squirts down to third man

Ireland 50/1   WTS Porterfield 7* (14b)

10.1

Khurram Chohan to Porterfield, no run, left alone by the batsman

10.2

Khurram Chohan to Porterfield, 2 runs, flicked fine and good running means a couple

10.3

Khurram Chohan to Porterfield, no run, just passes the outside edge as Porterfield tries to defend

10.4

Khurram Chohan to Porterfield, 1 run, misfield at point allows the single

Ireland 53/1   WTS Porterfield 10* (18b)

11.1

Baidwan to Porterfield, no run, left alone outside the off-stump

11.2

Baidwan to Porterfield, no run, driven straight and mid-off comes to field

11.3

Baidwan to Porterfield, 3 runs, hit away in the air but between point and cover and they run three

11.5

Baidwan to Porterfield, 1 run, flicked through midwicket

Ireland 58/1   WTS Porterfield 14* (22b)

12.3

Rizwan Cheema to Porterfield, FOUR, beautiful flick down to the fine leg boundary

12.4

Rizwan Cheema to Porterfield, 1 run, driven through the offside and the sweeper fields

Ireland 65/1   WTS Porterfield 19* (24b 1x4)

13.2

Zahid Hussain to Porterfield, no run

13.3

Zahid Hussain to Porterfield, 1 run, driven down to long-on

13.5

Zahid Hussain to Porterfield, no run, defended into the legside

13.6

Zahid Hussain to Porterfield, 1 run, played down to long-on

Ireland 70/1   WTS Porterfield 21* (28b 1x4)

14.1

Rizwan Cheema to Porterfield, 1 run, steered down to third man

14.6

Rizwan Cheema to Porterfield, no run, cut away to point

Ireland 76/1   WTS Porterfield 22* (30b 1x4)

15.3

Zahid Hussain to Porterfield, no run

15.4

Zahid Hussain to Porterfield, no run, tries the forward defensive but he misses it

15.5

Zahid Hussain to Porterfield, no run, played back to the bowler

15.6

Zahid Hussain to Porterfield, no run, defended and the bowler fields

Ireland 77/1   WTS Porterfield 22* (34b 1x4)

16.2

Rizwan Cheema to Porterfield, 1 run, played away out to the sweeper

16.4

Rizwan Cheema to Porterfield, 2 runs, played past backward point and it's stopped well at the rope

16.5

Rizwan Cheema to Porterfield, 3 runs, full toss which is driven firmly to long-off

Ireland 85/1   WTS Porterfield 28* (37b 1x4)

17.1

Zahid Hussain to Porterfield, 1 run, flicked through midwicket for a single

Ireland 86/1   WTS Porterfield 29* (38b 1x4)

18.1

Rizwan Cheema to Porterfield, 2 runs, turned towards deep square leg

18.2

Rizwan Cheema to Porterfield, no run, cut away to point

18.3

Rizwan Cheema to Porterfield, FOUR, edged all the way to the third man boundary

18.4

Rizwan Cheema to Porterfield, 1 run, pushed into the covers

18.6

Rizwan Cheema to Porterfield, no run, pushed back to the bowler

Ireland 102/1   WTS Porterfield 36* (43b 2x4)

19.3

Zahid Hussain to Porterfield, no run

19.4

Zahid Hussain to Porterfield, FOUR, hacked away through the offside to the deep cover boundary

19.5

Zahid Hussain to Porterfield, no run, turned towards the man at midwicket

19.6

Zahid Hussain to Porterfield, 1 run, flicked to deep square leg for a single

Ireland 108/1   WTS Porterfield 41* (47b 3x4)

20.1

Hansra to Porterfield, 1 run, played off the back foot to the sweeper

20.3

Hansra to Porterfield, 1 run, turned fine for a single

20.5

Hansra to Porterfield, no run, pushed back to the bowler

20.6

Hansra to Porterfield, 1 run, played to mid-off

Ireland 114/1   WTS Porterfield 44* (51b 3x4)

21.1

Zahid Hussain to Porterfield, 1 run, pushed through the covers

21.6

Zahid Hussain to Porterfield, no run

Ireland 120/1   WTS Porterfield 45* (53b 3x4)

22.5

Hansra to Porterfield, 1 run, pushed out to the sweeper

Ireland 122/1   WTS Porterfield 46* (54b 3x4)

23.1

to Porterfield, 2 runs, turned to deep backward square leg

23.2

to Porterfield, 1 run, turned legside again this time for a single

23.4

to Porterfield, no run, half hearted lbw appeal but looked too high

23.5

to Porterfield, 1 run, played down to long-on and that's his fifty

Ireland 127/1   WTS Porterfield 50* (58b 3x4)

24.1

Hansra to Porterfield, 2 runs, played down to long-off and good running means a couple

24.2

Hansra to Porterfield, 1 run, awful misfield in the covers allows the single

24.4

Hansra to Porterfield, no run

24.5

Hansra to Porterfield, 1 run, driven uppishly to long-off

Ireland 134/1   WTS Porterfield 54* (62b 3x4)

25.1

to Porterfield, 1 run, played off the back foot into the offside

25.5

to Porterfield, 1 run, turned to deep sqaure leg

Ireland 141/1   WTS Porterfield 56* (64b 3x4)

26.1

Hansra to Porterfield, no run, turned to the man at midwicket

26.2

Hansra to Porterfield, 1 run, driven past the bowler to mid-off

26.4

Hansra to Porterfield, no run

26.5

Hansra to Porterfield, FOUR, fantastic cover drive which races to the boundary

26.6

Hansra to Porterfield, no run, full delivery which is blocked away

Ireland 147/1   WTS Porterfield 61* (69b 4x4)

27.2

to Porterfield, FOUR, short and pulled away to deep midwicket

27.3

to Porterfield, 1 run, hit firmly to long-off

27.6

to Porterfield, no run

Ireland 154/1   WTS Porterfield 66* (72b 5x4)

28.3

Hansra to Porterfield, no run

28.4

Hansra to Porterfield, 1 run, pushed into the offside

Ireland 156/1   WTS Porterfield 67* (74b 5x4)

29.2

to Porterfield, OUT, tries a scoop shot but fine-leg is up and he takes an easy catch, he'll be annoyed to give his wicket away like that

WTS Porterfield c Zahid Hussain b Junaid Siddiqui 67 (75b 5x4 0x6) SR: 89.33

Ireland 162/2   WTS Porterfield 67 (75b 5x4)
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Sep 19, 2011

Usman Limbada reaches his half-century, Ireland v Canada, Intercontinental Cup ODI, Dublin, September 19, 2011

Usman Limbada reaches his half-century

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John Mooney bowls Nitish Kumar, Ireland v Canada, Intercontinental Cup ODI, Dublin, September 19, 2011

John Mooney bowls Nitish Kumar

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