ICC World Cricket League Championship, 37th Match: United Arab Emirates v Ireland at Sharjah, Mar 18, 2013
Ireland won by 5 wickets (with 48 balls remaining)
18 March 2013 (50-over match)

Johnston to Arshad Ali, OUT, length ball, seaming away slightly, no foot movement whatsoever, pokes his bat, gets a faint edge, slips and the bowler go up, umpire nods and raises his finger, first blood for Ireland

Arshad Ali c †Wilson b Johnston 4 (7b 0x4 0x6) SR: 57.14

United Arab Emirates 5/1   Abdul Shakoor 1* (7b)   DT Johnston 1.2-1-0-1

Dockrell to Faizan Asif, OUT, good length ball, slower through the air, tries to go over long on, straight down his throat

Faizan Asif c Sorensen b Dockrell 13 (16b 1x4 1x6) SR: 81.25

United Arab Emirates 38/2   Abdul Shakoor 21* (22b 2x4 1x6)   GH Dockrell 0.3-0-0-1

Dockrell to Abdul Shakoor, OUT, good length ball, angling in from outside offstump, tries to play it into the legside, misse sit, hit on the pads, loud shout, umpire raises his finger

Abdul Shakoor lbw b Dockrell 21 (24b 2x4 1x6) SR: 87.50

United Arab Emirates 39/3   SP Patil 1* (1b)   GH Dockrell 1-0-1-2

Stirling to Khurram Khan, OUT, slightly short, ball skidding through, tries to cut it hard through covers, late onto the ball, stumps rattled

Khurram Khan b Stirling 0 (1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

United Arab Emirates 39/4   SP Patil 1* (7b)   PR Stirling 0.1-0-0-1

Cusack to Shaiman Anwar, OUT, slower ball, Shaiman goes at the ball too early, plays it high in the air, straight into the hands of Joyce at long on

Shaiman Anwar c Joyce b Cusack 35 (58b 3x4 1x6) SR: 60.34

United Arab Emirates 108/5   SP Patil 34* (60b)   AR Cusack 4.4-2-8-1

Stirling to Rohan Mustafa, OUT, slightly short, tries to cut it behind point, misses it

Rohan Mustafa b Stirling 8 (14b 1x4 0x6) SR: 57.14

United Arab Emirates 131/6   SP Patil 48* (77b 1x4)   PR Stirling 4.5-1-21-2

Mooney to Mohammad Azam, OUT, slightly short, gets down on one knee. slow sweeps it straight to Kevin at deep squareleg

Mohammad Azam c KJ O'Brien b Mooney 6 (19b 1x4 0x6) SR: 31.57

United Arab Emirates 150/7   SP Patil 61* (86b 3x4)   JF Mooney 7.3-0-29-1

Cusack to Nasir Aziz, OUT, full ball, tries to play it over midwicket, Porterfield jumps in the air towrds his right and plucks a beauty, SUPERMAN STYLE!!

Nasir Aziz c Porterfield b Cusack 1 (7b 0x4 0x6) SR: 14.28

United Arab Emirates 153/8   SP Patil 63* (88b 3x4)   AR Cusack 8-2-19-2

Cusack to Patil, OUT, steps down the track, Cusack bowls a slower ball, Swapnil plays a no shot, misses it, stumped by wilson

SP Patil st †Wilson b Cusack 65 (91b 3x4 0x6) SR: 71.42

United Arab Emirates 156/9   EHSN Silva 1* (9b)   AR Cusack 9-2-21-3

Stirling to Silva, OUT, length ball, tries to repeat the shot, doesnt connect properly, straight down Joyce's throat

EHSN Silva c Joyce b Stirling 9 (27b 1x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

United Arab Emirates 165/10   Kamran Shazad 1* (16b)   PR Stirling 6.4-1-32-3





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Hours of play (local time) 10.00 start, First Session 10.00-13.30, Interval 13.30-14.15, Second Session 14.15-17.45

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