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

End of over 1 (1 run) United Arab Emirates 1/0
Arshad Ali    0* (5b)      DT Johnston    1-0-1-0
Abdul Shakoor    1* (1b)     

1.1

Sorensen to Abdul Shakoor, no run, slightly short of length, tries to cut it, under cuts it

1.2

Sorensen to Abdul Shakoor, 1 wide, short and wide, Shakoor tries to reach for it, too wide

1.2

Sorensen to Abdul Shakoor, no run, short of length, cuts it hard to covers, great stop by Dockrell

1.3

Sorensen to Abdul Shakoor, no run, pushed to covers

1.4

Sorensen to Abdul Shakoor, no run, length ball, tries to cut it, gets an inside edge on to the turf

1.5

Sorensen to Abdul Shakoor, 1 run, length ball, slashes hard, gets a thick outside edge to thirdman

1.6

Sorensen to Arshad Ali, 1 wide, length ball, directed down the leg, Arshad trie to flick it, misses it, good take by Wilson

1.6

Sorensen to Arshad Ali, no run, good length delivery, goes forward, tries to defend it, gets a botttom edge over the stumps

End of over 2 (3 runs) United Arab Emirates 4/0
Arshad Ali    0* (6b)      MC Sorensen    1-0-3-0
Abdul Shakoor    2* (6b)      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

End of over 3 (4 runs) United Arab Emirates 8/2
     DT Johnston    2-0-5-2
Arshad Ali    0* (6b)      MC Sorensen    1-0-3-0

3.1

Sorensen to Arshad Ali, no run, forward defense

3.2

Sorensen to Arshad Ali, 1 run, slighlty outside offstump, dabs it to thirdman

3.3

Sorensen to Khurram Khan, 1 run, length ball, Khurram tries to go onside, gets it behidn point

3.4

Sorensen to Arshad Ali, FOUR, full and straight, flicks it to square leg

3.5

Sorensen to Arshad Ali, no run, length ball, Arshad hangs his bat infront and drive it to mid on

3.6

Sorensen to Arshad Ali, no run, slightly short of length, Arshad rises on his toes and plays it to mid on

End of over 4 (6 runs) United Arab Emirates 14/2
Arshad Ali    5* (11b 1x4)      MC Sorensen    2-0-9-0
Khurram Khan    1* (1b)      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

End of over 5 (5 runs) United Arab Emirates 19/2
Arshad Ali    5* (14b 1x4)      DT Johnston    3-0-10-2
Khurram Khan    6* (4b 1x4)      MC Sorensen    2-0-9-0

5.1

Sorensen to Khurram Khan, no run, fullish length, driven to mid off

5.2

Sorensen to Khurram Khan, no run, short of length, driven to mid on

5.3

Sorensen to Khurram Khan, FOUR, short and wide, square drives it, creames it through point

5.4

Sorensen to Khurram Khan, no run, driven to mid off

5.5

Sorensen to Khurram Khan, no run, length delivery, driven to backward point

5.6

Sorensen to Khurram Khan, 2 runs, driven on the up through covers

End of over 6 (6 runs) United Arab Emirates 25/2
Khurram Khan    12* (10b 2x4)      MC Sorensen    3-0-15-0
Arshad Ali    5* (14b 1x4)      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

End of over 7 (5 runs) United Arab Emirates 30/2
Khurram Khan    12* (12b 2x4)      DT Johnston    4-0-15-2
Arshad Ali    10* (18b 2x4)      MC Sorensen    3-0-15-0

7.1

Cusack to Arshad Ali, OUT, length ball, angling in,Arshad pokes his bat at it, Stirling at first slip takes a one handed blinder, absolutely brilliant by Stirling

Arshad Ali c Stirling b Cusack 10 (19b 2x4 0x6) SR: 52.63

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

End of over 8 (6 runs) United Arab Emirates 36/3
SP Patil    6* (5b 1x4)      AR Cusack    1-0-6-1
Khurram Khan    12* (12b 2x4)      DT Johnston    4-0-15-2

8.1

Stirling to Khurram Khan, 1 run, straying on to the legs, sweeps it past the fine leg fielder, Cusack keeps it to one

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

End of over 9 (9 runs) United Arab Emirates 45/3
SP Patil    14* (10b 3x4)      PR Stirling    1-0-9-0
Khurram Khan    13* (13b 2x4)      AR Cusack    1-0-6-1

9.1

Cusack to Khurram Khan, no run, good length delivery, Khurram plays it late to backward point

9.2

Cusack to Khurram Khan, no run, driven firmly on the up to mid off

9.3

Cusack to Khurram Khan, no run, slighlty short of length, tries to dab it to thirdman, gets an insside edge onto the body

9.4

Cusack to Khurram Khan, no run, driven hard to covers, Dockrell does well to stop it

9.5

Cusack to Khurram Khan, no run

9.6

Cusack to Khurram Khan, FOUR, full and wide, ball coming onto the bat nicely, drives it between covers and point

End of over 10 (4 runs) United Arab Emirates 49/3
Khurram Khan    17* (19b 3x4)      AR Cusack    2-0-10-1
SP Patil    14* (10b 3x4)      PR Stirling    1-0-9-0

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

End of over 11 (3 runs) United Arab Emirates 52/3
SP Patil    17* (16b 3x4)      DT Johnston    5-0-18-2
Khurram Khan    17* (19b 3x4)      AR Cusack    2-0-10-1

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

11.3

Cusack to Khurram Khan, 1 run, dabs it to thirdman

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

End of over 12 (8 runs) United Arab Emirates 60/3
SP Patil    22* (21b 4x4)      AR Cusack    3-0-16-1
Khurram Khan    18* (20b 3x4)      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

End of over 13 (3 runs) United Arab Emirates 63/3
Khurram Khan    20* (24b 3x4)      DT Johnston    6-0-21-2
SP Patil    23* (23b 4x4)      AR Cusack    3-0-16-1

13.1

Dockrell to Khurram Khan, no run, forward defense

13.2

Dockrell to Khurram Khan, 1 run, takes a few steps down the track, drives it to sweeper cover

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

End of over 14 (8 runs) United Arab Emirates 71/3
SP Patil    30* (27b 5x4)      GH Dockrell    1-0-8-0
Khurram Khan    21* (26b 3x4)      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

End of over 15 (wicket maiden) United Arab Emirates 71/4
Shaiman Anwar    0* (5b)      DT Johnston    7-1-21-3
Khurram Khan    21* (26b 3x4)      GH Dockrell    1-0-8-0

15.1

Dockrell to Khurram Khan, no run, driven to midwicket

15.2

Dockrell to Khurram Khan, no run, forward defense

15.3

Dockrell to Khurram Khan, no run, plays it dead

15.4

Dockrell to Khurram Khan, FOUR, slightly short and wide, cuts it behidn point, Stirlng goes on the floor too early, fails to stop it

15.5

Dockrell to Khurram Khan, no run, steps down, plays it to covers with soft hands

15.6

Dockrell to Khurram Khan, 1 run, clips it to deep square leg

Match State: Drinks

End of over 16 (5 runs) United Arab Emirates 76/4
Khurram Khan    26* (32b 4x4)      GH Dockrell    2-0-13-0
Shaiman Anwar    0* (5b)      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

End of over 17 (4 runs) United Arab Emirates 80/5
Rohan Mustafa    0* (4b)      DT Johnston    8-1-25-4
Shaiman Anwar    0* (5b)      GH Dockrell    2-0-13-0

17.1

Dockrell to Shaiman Anwar, no run, forward defense

17.2

Dockrell to Shaiman Anwar, no run, lunges forward, plays it to covers with soft hands

17.3

Dockrell to Shaiman Anwar, no run, pushed to point

17.4

Dockrell to Shaiman Anwar, no run, tossed up delivery, driven to mid off

17.5

Dockrell to Shaiman Anwar, no run, full ball, driven to short straight mid on

17.6

Dockrell to Shaiman Anwar, no run, slightly short, clips it to fine leg

End of over 18 (maiden) United Arab Emirates 80/5
Shaiman Anwar    0* (11b)      GH Dockrell    3-1-13-0
Rohan Mustafa    0* (4b)      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

End of over 19 (maiden) United Arab Emirates 80/5
Rohan Mustafa    0* (10b)      DT Johnston    9-2-25-4
Shaiman Anwar    0* (11b)      GH Dockrell    3-1-13-0

19.1

Dockrell to Shaiman Anwar, no run, pushed back to the bowler

19.2

Dockrell to Shaiman Anwar, no run, cuts it to backward point

19.3

Dockrell to Shaiman Anwar, no run, good length delivery, forward defense

19.4

Dockrell to Shaiman Anwar, no run, full ball, drives it to cover

19.5

Dockrell to Shaiman Anwar, no run, quicker delivery, Shaiman goes back to a full ball, wrapped on the pads, loud hsout by the fielders, Dockrell not interested

19.6

Dockrell to Shaiman Anwar, no run, well flighted delivery, spins away, beaten in defense, three maidens in a row

End of over 20 (maiden) United Arab Emirates 80/5
Shaiman Anwar    0* (17b)      GH Dockrell    4-2-13-0
Rohan Mustafa    0* (10b)      DT Johnston    9-2-25-4

20.1

Mooney to Rohan Mustafa, no run, plays it to backward point, good stop by Porterfield

20.2

Mooney to Rohan Mustafa, no run, driven to covers, Joyce comes in quick, stops a single

20.3

Mooney to Rohan Mustafa, FOUR, length ball, slashes it hard over point, Rohan plays a release shot, opens his account after 13 balls

20.4

Mooney to Rohan Mustafa, no run, pushe to mid off

20.5

Mooney to Rohan Mustafa, no run, slower ball, pushed back to the bowler

20.6

Mooney to Rohan Mustafa, no run, pushed to midwicket

End of over 21 (4 runs) United Arab Emirates 84/5
Rohan Mustafa    4* (16b 1x4)      JF Mooney    1-0-4-0
Shaiman Anwar    0* (17b)      GH Dockrell    4-2-13-0

21.1

Dockrell to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, slighlty short, cuts it infront of point, opens his account after 18 balls

21.2

Dockrell to Rohan Mustafa, no run, lunges forward, pushed to midwicket

21.3

Dockrell to Rohan Mustafa, no run, forward defense

21.4

Dockrell to Rohan Mustafa, no run, slower through the air, forward defense

21.5

Dockrell to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, clips it to vacant square leg

21.6

Dockrell to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, slightly short, cuts it past diving Niall at point

End of over 22 (3 runs) United Arab Emirates 87/5
Shaiman Anwar    2* (19b)      GH Dockrell    5-2-16-0
Rohan Mustafa    5* (20b 1x4)      JF Mooney    1-0-4-0

22.1

Mooney to Shaiman Anwar, no run, pushed to mid on

22.2

Mooney to Shaiman Anwar, no run, full ball, drives it back to the bowler

22.3

Mooney to Shaiman Anwar, no run, slightly short of length, goes back and plays it dead to covers

22.4

Mooney to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, short ball, not too close to cut, gets an outside edge, Sorensen at thirdman fails to spot it at first

22.5

Mooney to Rohan Mustafa, no run, pushed back to the bowler

22.6

Mooney to Rohan Mustafa, no run, plants his front foot, plays it to covers

End of over 23 (1 run) United Arab Emirates 88/5
Rohan Mustafa    5* (22b 1x4)      JF Mooney    2-0-5-0
Shaiman Anwar    3* (23b)      GH Dockrell    5-2-16-0

23.1

Dockrell to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, short ball, cuts it to sweeper cover

23.2

Dockrell to Rohan Mustafa, no run, full ball, squirts it to backward point

23.3

Dockrell to Rohan Mustafa, no run, pushed back to the bowler

23.4

Dockrell to Rohan Mustafa, 2 runs, slower through the air, tickles it to vacant fine leg, Cusack does the tidying up

23.5

Dockrell to Rohan Mustafa, no run, pushed to covers

23.6

Dockrell to Rohan Mustafa, no run, pushed to covers

End of over 24 (3 runs) United Arab Emirates 91/5
Rohan Mustafa    7* (27b 1x4)      GH Dockrell    6-2-19-0
Shaiman Anwar    4* (24b)      JF Mooney    2-0-5-0

24.1

Mooney to Shaiman Anwar, no run, driven to mid off on the up

24.2

Mooney to Shaiman Anwar, no run, fullish length, driven to covers

24.3

Mooney to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, straying on to the legs, clips it over the square leg umpires head

24.4

Mooney to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, onto the legs again, clipped to deep square leg

24.5

Mooney to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, short and wide, driven to sweeper cover

24.6

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

End of over 25 (3 runs) United Arab Emirates 94/5
Rohan Mustafa    8* (29b 1x4)      JF Mooney    3-0-8-0
Shaiman Anwar    6* (28b)      GH Dockrell    6-2-19-0

25.1

Dockrell to Shaiman Anwar, no run, full toss, driven straight to mid off

25.2

Dockrell to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, clips it to midwicket

25.3

Dockrell to Rohan Mustafa, no run, plays it to point with softhands

25.4

Dockrell to Rohan Mustafa, no run, clipped to fine leg

25.5

Dockrell to Rohan Mustafa, no run, good length ball, slightly quicker, putshis pad in the way

25.6

Dockrell to Rohan Mustafa, no run, pushed to covers

End of over 26 (1 run) United Arab Emirates 95/5
Rohan Mustafa    8* (33b 1x4)      GH Dockrell    7-2-20-0
Shaiman Anwar    7* (30b)      JF Mooney    3-0-8-0

26.1

Mooney to Shaiman Anwar, no run, good length delivery, driven on the up , Mooney gets a hand to it

26.2

Mooney to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, short and wide, cuts it behind point, Porterfield dives and tries to stop it, misses it, Dockrell does the tidying up at sweeper

26.3

Mooney to Rohan Mustafa, no run, backfoot defense

26.4

Mooney to Rohan Mustafa, 1 wide, slower ball, onto the legs, missed opportunity for a boundary

26.4

Mooney to Rohan Mustafa, no run, short ball, plays it dead on the backfoot

26.5

Mooney to Rohan Mustafa, no run, pushed to mid off

26.6

Mooney to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, slashes it hard between cover point, release shot

End of over 27 (3 runs) United Arab Emirates 98/5
Rohan Mustafa    9* (37b 1x4)      JF Mooney    4-0-11-0
Shaiman Anwar    8* (32b)      GH Dockrell    7-2-20-0

27.1

Dockrell to Rohan Mustafa, no run, steps down track, tries to loft it over long on, doesnt connect

27.2

Dockrell to Rohan Mustafa, no run, pushedto covers

27.3

Dockrell to Rohan Mustafa, no run, tries to sweep it from outside offstump, misses it

27.4

Dockrell to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, pushed to long on, Porterfield tries to stop it at midwicket but in vain

27.5

Dockrell to Shaiman Anwar, no run, driven to mid off

27.6

Dockrell to Shaiman Anwar, no run, forward defense

End of over 28 (1 run) United Arab Emirates 99/5
Shaiman Anwar    8* (34b)      GH Dockrell    8-2-21-0
Rohan Mustafa    10* (41b 1x4)      JF Mooney    4-0-11-0

28.1

Mooney to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, flicks it from middle leg

28.2

Mooney to Shaiman Anwar, SIX, good length, lofts it over mid on, goes high in the air, just clears the ropes

28.3

Mooney to Shaiman Anwar, no run, pushed to covers

28.4

Mooney to Shaiman Anwar, no run, short oflength, hops back and plays it back to the bowler

28.5

Mooney to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, slower ball, slightly short, goes back and pushes it to wide mid off, Johnston makes a good diving stop

28.6

Mooney to Rohan Mustafa, no run, driven to covers

End of over 29 (8 runs) United Arab Emirates 107/5
Rohan Mustafa    11* (43b 1x4)      JF Mooney    5-0-19-0
Shaiman Anwar    15* (38b 1x6)      GH Dockrell    8-2-21-0

29.1

Cusack to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run

29.2

Cusack to Rohan Mustafa, no run, pushed to covers

29.3

Cusack to Rohan Mustafa, no run, slower bouncer, dabs it to point

29.4

Cusack to Rohan Mustafa, no run, driven to mid off

29.5

Cusack to Rohan Mustafa, no run, pushed to mid off

29.6

Cusack to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, slightly onto the legs, turns in around the corner, Niall comes in quick from fine leg, keeps it to one

End of over 30 (2 runs) United Arab Emirates 109/5
Rohan Mustafa    12* (48b 1x4)      AR Cusack    4-0-18-1
Shaiman Anwar    16* (39b 1x6)      JF Mooney    5-0-19-0

30.1

Stirling to Rohan Mustafa, 1 wide, down the leg

30.1

Stirling to Rohan Mustafa, no run

30.2

Stirling to Rohan Mustafa, no run, slower through the air, forward defense

30.3

Stirling to Rohan Mustafa, no run, lunges forward, pushed to point

30.4

Stirling to Rohan Mustafa, no run, driven to point

30.5

Stirling to Rohan Mustafa, no run, goes back and cuts it hard into the ground

30.6

Stirling to Rohan Mustafa, no run, plays it to point with soft hands

End of over 31 (1 run) United Arab Emirates 110/5
Rohan Mustafa    12* (54b 1x4)      PR Stirling    2-0-10-0
Shaiman Anwar    16* (39b 1x6)      AR Cusack    4-0-18-1

31.1

Cusack to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, plays it behind square, Dockrell at fine leg does the tidying up

31.2

Cusack to Rohan Mustafa, no run, hits it back to the bowler

31.3

Cusack to Rohan Mustafa, 2 runs, late cuts it to thirdman, slight missfield by Dockrell at thirdman results in two

31.4

Cusack to Rohan Mustafa, no run, pushed to mid on

31.5

Cusack to Rohan Mustafa, no run, length ball, slightly wide, tries to dab it to thirdman, beaten

31.6

Cusack to Rohan Mustafa, no run, pushed back to the bowler

End of over 32 (3 runs) United Arab Emirates 113/5
Rohan Mustafa    14* (59b 1x4)      AR Cusack    5-0-21-1
Shaiman Anwar    17* (40b 1x6)      PR Stirling    2-0-10-0

32.1

Stirling to Shaiman Anwar, no run, tries to scoop it over fine leg, misses it

32.2

Stirling to Shaiman Anwar, no run, pushedto midwicket

32.3

Stirling to Shaiman Anwar, 2 runs, scoops it to fine leg from outside offstump

32.4

Stirling to Shaiman Anwar, no run, pushed back to the bowler

32.5

Stirling to Shaiman Anwar, no run, cuts it to covers

32.6

Stirling to Shaiman Anwar, no run, steps down the track, pushes it to midwicket

End of over 33 (2 runs) United Arab Emirates 115/5
Shaiman Anwar    19* (46b 1x6)      PR Stirling    3-0-12-0
Rohan Mustafa    14* (59b 1x4)      AR Cusack    5-0-21-1

33.1

Cusack to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, short and wide, slashes hard over point, on the bounce to sweeper

33.2

Cusack to Shaiman Anwar, no run, down the leg, tries to flick it, misses it, hits the pads, Rohan wanted to sneak a leg bye, sent back by Shaiman

33.3

Cusack to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, fullish length, driven to the bowler, Cusack gets a hand to it, doesnt prevent the single

33.4

Cusack to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, driven to long off

33.5

Cusack to Shaiman Anwar, 1 leg bye

33.6

Cusack to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, slightly outside offstump, late cuts it to thirdman

End of over 34 (5 runs) United Arab Emirates 120/5
Rohan Mustafa    17* (62b 1x4)      AR Cusack    6-0-25-1
Shaiman Anwar    20* (49b 1x6)      PR Stirling    3-0-12-0

34.1

Stirling to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, slower through the air, cuts it infront of square to sweeper cover

34.2

Stirling to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, flatter and straighter, clips it to midwicket with ease

34.3

Stirling to Rohan Mustafa, no run, onto the legs, plays it to square leg

34.4

Stirling to Rohan Mustafa, no run, throws it up in the air, pushed to point

34.5

Stirling to Rohan Mustafa, no run, well flighted delivery, Rohan plays it dead on the pitch, taking no chances

34.6

Stirling to Rohan Mustafa, no run, pushed to point with soft hands

Match State: Drinks

End of over 35 (2 runs) United Arab Emirates 122/5
Rohan Mustafa    18* (67b 1x4)      PR Stirling    4-0-14-0
Shaiman Anwar    21* (50b 1x6)      AR Cusack    6-0-25-1

35.1

Cusack to Shaiman Anwar, 2 runs, driven past mid off onthe up, good running

35.2

Cusack to Shaiman Anwar, 1 wide, way down the leg, wilson dives a gets a hand to it

35.2

Cusack to Shaiman Anwar, no run, pushed to covers

35.3

Cusack to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, onto the legs, clipped behind square

35.4

Cusack to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, dabs it to point

35.5

Cusack to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, slower ball, dabs it to thirdman, quick single

35.6

Cusack to Rohan Mustafa, no run, guides it straight to the point fielder

End of over 36 (6 runs) United Arab Emirates 128/5
Rohan Mustafa    19* (69b 1x4)      AR Cusack    7-0-31-1
Shaiman Anwar    25* (54b 1x6)      PR Stirling    4-0-14-0

36.1

Stirling to Shaiman Anwar, FOUR, comes down the track, slog sweeps it towards square leg, gets the inner half of the still the ball races away to the boundary

36.2

Stirling to Shaiman Anwar, SIX, dances down the track and smashes it over midwicket

36.3

Stirling to Shaiman Anwar, no run, pushed to covers

36.4

Stirling to Shaiman Anwar, 2 runs, tries to go big over midwicket again, gets a thick inside edge to fine leg, slight missfield results in an extra run

36.5

Stirling to Shaiman Anwar, no run, Stirling coming around the wicket, cust it to covers

36.6

Stirling to Shaiman Anwar, no run, steps down , takes it on the full, hits it straight to midwicket

End of over 37 (12 runs) United Arab Emirates 140/5
Shaiman Anwar    37* (60b 1x4 2x6)      PR Stirling    5-0-26-0
Rohan Mustafa    19* (69b 1x4)      AR Cusack    7-0-31-1

37.1

Cusack to Rohan Mustafa, OUT, short of length, sticks in the surface, Rohan plays it too early, Porterfield takes a stunner, dives to his right and takes it one hand inches above the ground

Rohan Mustafa c Porterfield b Cusack 19 (70b 1x4 0x6) SR: 27.14

37.2

Cusack to Mohammad Azam, no run, pushed behind point

37.3

Cusack to Mohammad Azam, no run

37.4

Cusack to Mohammad Azam, no run, length ball, pushed to mid off

37.5

Cusack to Mohammad Azam, 1 run, guides it to thirdman

37.6

Cusack to Shaiman Anwar, 2 runs, flicks it behind square, Dockrell at fine leg does the chasing

End of over 38 (3 runs) United Arab Emirates 143/6
Shaiman Anwar    39* (61b 1x4 2x6)      AR Cusack    8-0-34-2
Mohammad Azam    1* (4b)      PR Stirling    5-0-26-0

38.1

Mooney to Mohammad Azam, no run, length ball, tries to go big over mid on, nowhere close, missed

38.2

Mooney to Mohammad Azam, no run, driven to mid off

38.3

Mooney to Mohammad Azam, 1 run, short ball, pulls it behind square

38.4

Mooney to Shaiman Anwar, OUT, fullish length, tries to loft it over long off, Stirling placed well there, straight down his throat

Shaiman Anwar c Porterfield b Mooney 39 (62b 1x4 2x6) SR: 62.90

38.5

Mooney to Nasir Aziz, no run, short of length, pushed to covers

38.6

Mooney to Nasir Aziz, no run, full ball, Nasir a bit late onto the shot

End of over 39 (1 run) United Arab Emirates 144/7
Nasir Aziz    0* (2b)      JF Mooney    6-0-20-1
Mohammad Azam    2* (7b)      AR Cusack    8-0-34-2

39.1

Cusack to Mohammad Azam, no run, dabs it to backard point, Azam wanted a run, good stop by Stirling, close call for Azam

39.2

Cusack to Mohammad Azam, no run, slower ball, deceives Azam

39.3

Cusack to Mohammad Azam, no run, forward defense

39.4

Cusack to Mohammad Azam, no run, full toss, defends it back to the bowler, looks to the umpire for a no ball decision, under the waist says the ump

39.5

Cusack to Mohammad Azam, no run

39.6

Cusack to Mohammad Azam, no run, slower ball, fullish length, pushed back to the bowler

End of over 40 (maiden) United Arab Emirates 144/7
Mohammad Azam    2* (13b)      AR Cusack    9-1-34-2
Nasir Aziz    0* (2b)      JF Mooney    6-0-20-1

40.1

Mooney to Nasir Aziz, no run, slower ball, pushed to midwicket

40.2

Mooney to Nasir Aziz, no run, short of length, pushed back to the bowler

40.3

Mooney to Nasir Aziz, no run, short ball, punches it to cover

40.4

Mooney to Nasir Aziz, no run, slower short ball, tries to pull it, gets a bottom edge on to the pads

40.5

Mooney to Nasir Aziz, no run, pushed to midwicket

40.6

Mooney to Nasir Aziz, 1 run

End of over 41 (1 run) United Arab Emirates 145/7
Nasir Aziz    1* (8b)      JF Mooney    7-0-21-1
Mohammad Azam    2* (13b)      AR Cusack    9-1-34-2

41.1

Cusack to Nasir Aziz, no run

41.2

Cusack to Nasir Aziz, 1 run, slightly short, pulls it over midwicekt, on the bounce to the fielder

41.3

Cusack to Mohammad Azam, 1 run, full ball, drives it to sweeper cover

41.4

Cusack to Nasir Aziz, no run, pushed to midwicket

41.5

Cusack to Nasir Aziz, no run

41.6

Cusack to Nasir Aziz, FOUR, fullish length, lofts it over the bowlers head, one bounce into the ropes

End of over 42 (6 runs) United Arab Emirates 151/7
Nasir Aziz    6* (13b 1x4)      AR Cusack    10-1-40-2
Mohammad Azam    3* (14b)      JF Mooney    7-0-21-1

42.1

Mooney to Mohammad Azam, FOUR, short on the legs, Azam gets down on his knee, slog sweeps it past the deep square leg fielder

42.2

Mooney to Mohammad Azam, no run

42.3

Mooney to Mohammad Azam, no run, pushed to covers

42.4

Mooney to Mohammad Azam, no run, pushed to point

42.5

Mooney to Mohammad Azam, 5 wides, angling down the leg, tries to clip it, misses it, beats both batsman and keeper

42.5

Mooney to Mohammad Azam, no run, pushed to point

42.6

Mooney to Mohammad Azam, no run, pushed to point

End of over 43 (9 runs) United Arab Emirates 160/7
Mohammad Azam    7* (20b 1x4)      JF Mooney    8-0-30-1
Nasir Aziz    6* (13b 1x4)      AR Cusack    10-1-40-2

43.1

Dockrell to Nasir Aziz, 2 wides, angling down the leg, beats both keeper and batsman

43.1

Dockrell to Mohammad Azam, FOUR, fullish length, drives it through covers

43.2

Dockrell to Mohammad Azam, no run

43.3

Dockrell to Mohammad Azam, no run, quicker through the air, yorks Azam, digs it to Dockrell

43.4

Dockrell to Mohammad Azam, no run, tries to sweep it, gets a top edge, on the bounce to fine leg

43.5

Dockrell to Mohammad Azam, no run

43.6

Dockrell to Mohammad Azam, no run, pushed to midwicket

End of over 44 (6 runs) United Arab Emirates 166/7
Mohammad Azam    11* (26b 2x4)      GH Dockrell    9-2-27-0
Nasir Aziz    6* (13b 1x4)      JF Mooney    8-0-30-1

44.1

Stirling to Nasir Aziz, 1 run, clips it behind square, sharp single

44.2

Stirling to Mohammad Azam, no run

44.3

Stirling to Mohammad Azam, no run, pushedto covers

44.4

Stirling to Mohammad Azam, 1 run, slower through the air, beats him in flight, gets a leading edge to covers

44.5

Stirling to Nasir Aziz, 1 run

44.6

Stirling to Mohammad Azam, no run, pushed back to the bowler

End of over 45 (3 runs) United Arab Emirates 169/7
Mohammad Azam    12* (30b 2x4)      PR Stirling    6-0-29-0
Nasir Aziz    8* (15b 1x4)      GH Dockrell    9-2-27-0

45.1

Dockrell to Nasir Aziz, no run, pushed to covers

45.2

Dockrell to Nasir Aziz, OUT, slower through the air, beats him in flight, tries to loft it over mid off, gets a top edge, Porterfield at midwicket takes a good high catch

Nasir Aziz c Porterfield b Dockrell 8 (17b 1x4 0x6) SR: 47.05

45.3

Dockrell to Mohammad Azam, 2 leg byes

45.4

Dockrell to Mohammad Azam, 1 run

45.5

Dockrell to Silva, no run

45.6

Dockrell to Silva, no run

End of over 46 (3 runs) United Arab Emirates 172/8
EHSN Silva    0* (2b)      GH Dockrell    10-2-28-1
Mohammad Azam    13* (32b 2x4)      PR Stirling    6-0-29-0

46.1

Stirling to Mohammad Azam, no run, pushed to covers

46.2

Stirling to Mohammad Azam, no run

46.3

Stirling to Mohammad Azam, FOUR, comes down the track, smashes it over midwicket, missfield by the long on fielder

46.4

Stirling to Mohammad Azam, 1 run, pushed to midwicket

46.5

Stirling to Silva, 1 run, driven down the ground towards long on

46.6

Stirling to Mohammad Azam, 1 run, pushed to long off

End of over 47 (7 runs) United Arab Emirates 179/8
Mohammad Azam    19* (37b 3x4)      PR Stirling    7-0-36-0
EHSN Silva    1* (3b)      GH Dockrell    10-2-28-1

47.1

Mooney to Mohammad Azam, FOUR, full ball, drives it past the mid off fielder

47.2

Mooney to Mohammad Azam, no run, pushed to mid off

47.3

Mooney to Mohammad Azam, 1 run, slower short ball, waits for the ball, pulls it behind square

47.4

Mooney to Silva, no run, pushed to covers

47.5

Mooney to Silva, 1 run, short ball onto the legs, helps it on the way to fine leg

47.6

Mooney to Mohammad Azam, 1 run, pushed to covers, quick single

End of over 48 (7 runs) United Arab Emirates 186/8
Mohammad Azam    25* (41b 4x4)      JF Mooney    9-0-37-1
EHSN Silva    2* (5b)      PR Stirling    7-0-36-0

48.1

Stirling to Mohammad Azam, no run, pushed back to the bowler

48.2

Stirling to Mohammad Azam, no run, slightly short, cuts it into the ground

48.3

Stirling to Mohammad Azam, no run, length ball, tries to sweep it, doesnt connect

48.4

Stirling to Mohammad Azam, 1 run, comes down the track, tries to go big over long on, gets an inside edge to fine leg

48.5

Stirling to Silva, no run

48.6

Stirling to Silva, OUT, well flighted delivery, tries to go inside out over covers, doesnt reach to the pitch of the ball, gets height but not distance, good catch by Niall at long off

EHSN Silva c NJ O'Brien b Stirling 2 (7b 0x4 0x6) SR: 28.57

End of over 49 (1 run) United Arab Emirates 187/9
     PR Stirling    8-0-37-1
Mohammad Azam    26* (45b 4x4)      JF Mooney    9-0-37-1

49.1

Mooney to Kamran Shazad, 1 run, slwoer ball, drives it past the diving bowler

49.2

Mooney to Mohammad Azam, FOUR, make room for himself, lofts it beautifully over covers, just falling short of the ropes

49.3

Mooney to Mohammad Azam, FOUR, short ball, pulls it infront of square, one bounce and into the ropes

49.4

Mooney to Mohammad Azam, OUT, full ball, tries to repeat the shot over covers, misses this time, stumps rattled

Mohammad Azam b Mooney 34 (48b 6x4 0x6) SR: 70.83

Match State: Innings Break

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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

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