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)

0.1

Johnston to Abdul Shakoor, 1 run, fullish length, goes over the top first ball, mid on fielder keeps it to one

0.2

Johnston to Arshad Ali, no run, length ball outside pffstump, beaten in defense

0.3

Johnston to Arshad Ali, no run, good length delivery, pushed back to the bowler

0.4

Johnston to Arshad Ali, no run, length ball outside offstump, left alone

0.5

Johnston to Arshad Ali, no run, length ball again, driven straight, Johnston fields of fhis bowling, Arshad wanted a run, Johnston aims at the stumps, hits Arshads bat, fielders go up for obstructing the field, nothing wrong doing by Arshad

0.6

Johnston to Arshad Ali, no run, pushed to covers

United Arab Emirates 1/0   DT Johnston 1-0-1-0

2.1

Johnston to Abdul Shakoor, no run, length ball, just outside offstump, Shakoor throws kitchend sink at it, misses it

2.2

Johnston to Abdul Shakoor, FOUR, slighlty fuller, Shakoor goes over mid on, just evades the fielder, few bounces and into the boundary

2.3

Johnston to Abdul Shakoor, no run, good length delivery, pushedto covers, Wilson comes up to the stumps

2.4

Johnston to Abdul Shakoor, no run, rising off length, pushes it to covers with one hand

2.5

Johnston to Abdul Shakoor, OUT, full and straight, getting close to the stumps, Shakoor tries to pick it over square leg, misses it, loud shout, umpire raises his finger

Abdul Shakoor lbw b Johnston 6 (11b 1x4 0x6) SR: 54.54

2.6

Johnston to Faizan Asif, OUT, length ball, seaming away, tries to go big over mid on, gets a thick outside edge to Stirling at first slip

Faizan Asif c Stirling b Johnston 0 (1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

United Arab Emirates 8/2   DT Johnston 2-0-5-2

4.1

Johnston to Khurram Khan, no run, length ball, Johnston coming around the wicket, Khurram pokes his pad, no shot offered, loud shout, no says the ump

4.2

Johnston to Khurram Khan, FOUR, full and wide, drives it beautifully between covers and point

4.3

Johnston to Khurram Khan, 1 run, full ball, driven to the left of Dockrell at covers, good diving stop, deflects it to mid off

4.4

Johnston to Arshad Ali, no run, pushed to mid on

4.5

Johnston to Arshad Ali, no run, plays it to midwicket of fthe front foot

4.6

Johnston to Arshad Ali, no run, length ball, Arshad tries to play it to midwicket, falling over, doesnt connect

United Arab Emirates 19/2   DT Johnston 3-0-10-2

6.1

Johnston to Arshad Ali, FOUR, straying onto the legs, clips it to vacant fine leg, fielder too square at fine leg

6.2

Johnston to Arshad Ali, no run, driven to mid on

6.3

Johnston to Arshad Ali, no run, short ball, Arshad plays it to well to point

6.4

Johnston to Arshad Ali, 1 run, clips it to deep square leg

6.5

Johnston to Khurram Khan, no run, drives it to mid on, on the up, Khurram looking aggressive today

6.6

Johnston to Khurram Khan, no run, back of length, pushed to short point

United Arab Emirates 30/2   DT Johnston 4-0-15-2

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   DT Johnston 5-0-18-2

12.1

Johnston to Khurram Khan, 1 run, slower ball, dabs it to thirdman

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

12.4

Johnston to Khurram Khan, no run, length ball, pushed to covers

12.5

Johnston to Khurram Khan, no run, plays it to point with soft hands

12.6

Johnston to Khurram Khan, 1 run, short and wide, cuts it behind point to Cusack at thirdman

United Arab Emirates 63/3   DT Johnston 6-0-21-2

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

14.2

Johnston to Shaiman Anwar, no run, good length ball, left alone outside offstump

14.3

Johnston to Shaiman Anwar, no run, pushed to covers

14.4

Johnston to Shaiman Anwar, no run, fuller delivery, drive tentatively to backward point

14.5

Johnston to Shaiman Anwar, no run, driven to covers

14.6

Johnston to Shaiman Anwar, no run, forward defense

United Arab Emirates 71/4   DT Johnston 7-1-21-3

16.1

Johnston to Khurram Khan, FOUR, short and wide, guides it between keeper and second slip

16.2

Johnston to Khurram Khan, OUT, slightly fuller this time, tries to repeat the short, gets an inside edge onto the stumps

Khurram Khan b Johnston 30 (34b 5x4 0x6) SR: 88.23

16.3

Johnston to Rohan Mustafa, no run, left alone outside offstump

16.4

Johnston to Rohan Mustafa, no run, pushed to short point

16.5

Johnston to Rohan Mustafa, no run, slightly fuller, driven back to the bowler

16.6

Johnston to Rohan Mustafa, no run, pushed to point

United Arab Emirates 80/5   DT Johnston 8-1-25-4

18.1

Johnston to Rohan Mustafa, no run, goes back to a length ball, pushed to backward point

18.2

Johnston to Rohan Mustafa, no run, plays it with an angled bat to point

18.3

Johnston to Rohan Mustafa, no run, plays it back to the bowler, setting him up for a full ball, Rohan playing from his creases

18.4

Johnston to Rohan Mustafa, no run, yorker, takes it on the full, pushed to covers, Rohan wanted a single, sent back by Shaiman

18.5

Johnston to Rohan Mustafa, no run, plays it to backward point

18.6

Johnston to Rohan Mustafa, no run, short ball, Rohan jumps and plays, not sure where the ball went, plays it alright

United Arab Emirates 80/5   DT Johnston 9-2-25-4
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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

© ICC/Zainab Malubhai

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

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