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

ICC World Cricket League Championship, 2011-2013/14 - 52nd match

Ireland v Scotland

Ireland won by 7 wickets (with 102 balls remaining)

1.2

Sorensen to Gardiner, FOUR, its shorter from the bowler and Gardiner gets up on his toes and cuts square on the off-side

Scotland 5/0   HJW Gardiner 5* (8b 1x4)   MC Sorensen 0.2-0-4-0

1.3

Sorensen to Gardiner, FOUR, its the same bowl from Sorensen and it gets cut away again to the boundary. Great shot from Gardiner.

Scotland 9/0   HJW Gardiner 9* (9b 2x4)   MC Sorensen 0.3-0-8-0

8.6

Thompson to Gardiner, FOUR, its pitched up from Thompson and Gardiner is onto it in a flash. Drives the ball through cover. Great shot there from Gardiner

Scotland 27/1   HJW Gardiner 18* (36b 3x4)   SR Thompson 5-0-8-0

10.4

Thompson to Machan, FOUR, its wider from the bowler and Machan hits the ball hard through extra cover. The fielders dont even bother chasing that.

Scotland 32/1   MW Machan 10* (19b 1x4)   SR Thompson 5.4-0-12-0

11.1

Richardson to Machan, FOUR, its overpitched to start from Richardson. Machan leans into the shot and it flies to the long-on boundary

Scotland 37/1   MW Machan 15* (22b 2x4)   EJ Richardson 0.1-0-4-0

12.6

KJ O'Brien to Mommsen, FOUR, its dropped a bit short and Mommsen pulls the ball to the square leg boundary. Great shot from the Scotland captain.

Scotland 43/2   PL Mommsen 4* (3b 1x4)   KJ O'Brien 1-0-5-0

15.6

Richardson to Mommsen, FOUR, its on legstump and Mommsen hits the ball hard through mid-wicket. It races to the ropes.

Scotland 52/2   PL Mommsen 9* (15b 2x4)   EJ Richardson 3-0-10-1

30.1

Richardson to Berrington, FOUR, gets on the front foot and drives the ball back past the bowler. There is no stopping that. Great shot

Scotland 84/4   RD Berrington 12* (25b 1x4)   EJ Richardson 5.1-0-22-1

32.4

Richardson to Berrington, FOUR, its another full ball and Berrington gets forward and drives it through the covers. Niall O'Brien cant stop it.

Scotland 97/4   RD Berrington 20* (34b 2x4)   EJ Richardson 6.4-0-31-1

37.5

Dockrell to MacLeod, FOUR, gets to the pitch of the ball and sweeps it through square leg. Great shot, Scotland need a few more of those.

Scotland 118/4   CS MacLeod 26* (61b 1x4)   GH Dockrell 8.5-1-19-0

45.4

KJ O'Brien to Murphy, FOUR, Murphy leans back in the crease and hits the ball hard back past the bowler. Great shot for a boundary

Scotland 151/6   D Murphy 14* (15b 1x4)   KJ O'Brien 9.4-0-31-3

48.5

Sorensen to Drummond, FOUR, its a short ball pulled to deep square leg. He didnt know much about that. Probably had his eyes closed there!

Scotland 164/8   GD Drummond 4* (4b 1x4)   MC Sorensen 9.5-0-36-2
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Photos

Sep 8, 2013

Ireland captain William Porterfield holds up the WCL Championship trophy, Ireland v Scotland, ICC World Cricket League Championship, Belfast, September 8, 2013

Ireland captain William Porterfield holds up the WCL Championship trophy

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Sep 8, 2013

Ireland celebrate with the World Cricket League Championship trophy, Ireland v Scotland, ICC World Cricket League Championship, Belfast, September 8, 2013

Ireland celebrate with the World Cricket League Championship trophy

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