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

ICC World Cricket League Championship, 2011-2013/14 - 38th match

United Arab Emirates v Ireland

Ireland won by 6 wickets (with 14 balls remaining)

7.2

Cusack to Patil, no run, short and wide, doesnt come onto the bat properly, cuts it to covers

7.3

Cusack to Patil, 2 runs, length ball, tries to drive to mid on, gets athick inside edge to midwicket

7.4

Cusack to Patil, no run, pushed to mid off

7.5

Cusack to Patil, FOUR, full ball, drives it handsomely through wide mid off

7.6

Cusack to Patil, no run, good length delivery, angling in, pushed to mid off

United Arab Emirates 36/3   SP Patil 6* (5b 1x4)

8.2

Stirling to Patil, no run, length ball, driven to covers off the backfoot

8.3

Stirling to Patil, FOUR, good length ball, driven past the diving fielder at mid off

8.4

Stirling to Patil, no run

8.5

Stirling to Patil, FOUR, length ball, slog sweeps it over midwicket, slight missfield by Joyce at midwicket results in a boundary

8.6

Stirling to Patil, no run, pushed back to the bowler

United Arab Emirates 45/3   SP Patil 14* (10b 3x4)

10.1

Johnston to Patil, no run, length ball, driven to mid off, ball doing nothing at all, hitting the bat hard

10.2

Johnston to Patil, 2 runs, driuven hard to the right of Mooney at covers, gets a hand to it and stops a certain boundary, deflects it to mid off, Dockrell takes aim at the stumps, over throw resulst in an extra run

10.3

Johnston to Patil, no run, fullish length,driven to short covers

10.4

Johnston to Patil, no run, forward defense

10.5

Johnston to Patil, no run, Swapnil trying to make room for himself, Johnston sees him early and follows him, pushed to mid on

10.6

Johnston to Patil, 1 run, short of length, clipped to mid on

United Arab Emirates 52/3   SP Patil 17* (16b 3x4)

11.1

Cusack to Patil, no run, length ball, tries to go over mid on, just evades the short straight mid on fielder, also falls short of the conventional mid on fielder, lucky escape

11.2

Cusack to Patil, 1 run, clips it behind square

11.4

Cusack to Patil, FOUR, slower ball, in the slot, drives it through the legs of Cusack

11.5

Cusack to Patil, no run, psuhed to short mid on

11.6

Cusack to Patil, 2 leg byes, straying down the leg, tries to clip it to square leg, doesnt connect, Stirling chases it from slips, keeps it to two

United Arab Emirates 60/3   SP Patil 22* (21b 4x4)

12.2

Johnston to Patil, no run, hits it uppishly on the up, ball doesnt come on to the bat properly

12.3

Johnston to Patil, 1 run, pushed to wide mid on

United Arab Emirates 62/3   SP Patil 23* (23b 4x4)

13.3

Dockrell to Patil, no run, sligtly short, cuts it to covers

13.4

Dockrell to Patil, 2 runs, angling down the leg, paddles it past Stirling at fine leg

13.5

Dockrell to Patil, FOUR, lofts it over Dockrell, Long on fielder makes an attempt to stop it but in vain

13.6

Dockrell to Patil, 1 run, driven to long off

United Arab Emirates 71/3   SP Patil 30* (27b 5x4)

14.1

Johnston to Patil, OUT, Swapnil tries to make a bit of room for himself, Johnston keeps it straight, misses it on the outside, stumps rattled, good scalp for Johsnton as Swapnil was looking dangerous

SP Patil b Johnston 30 (28b 5x4 0x6) SR: 107.14

United Arab Emirates 71/4   SP Patil 30 (28b 5x4)
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Photos

Mar 20, 2013

Shaiman Anwar top-scored for UAE with 39, United Arab Emirates v Ireland, ICC World Cricket League Championship, Sharjah, March 20, 2013

Shaiman Anwar top-scored for UAE with 39

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Mar 20, 2013

William Porterfield took three catches and scored a match-winning 77, United Arab Emirates v Ireland, ICC World Cricket League Championship, Sharjah, March 20, 2013

William Porterfield took three catches and scored a match-winning 77

© ICC/Zainab Malubhai