ICC World Cricket League Division One - 10th match

Canada v Ireland

Ireland won by 5 wickets (with 65 balls remaining)

0.1

O'Brien to Patel, no run, left alone outside off

0.2

O'Brien to Patel, OUT, gone! Patel goes back to play the defensive stroke and misses and the ball smacks middle stump

H Patel b O'Brien 0 (1m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

0.3

O'Brien to Barnett, no run, left alone outside off

0.4

O'Brien to Barnett, no run, blocked to cover

0.5

O'Brien to Barnett, no run, leaves the outswinger alone

0.6

O'Brien to Barnett, no run, blocked away to point

End of over 1 (wicket maiden) Canada 0/1
GEF Barnett    0* (4b)      KJ O'Brien    1-1-0-1
Rizwan Cheema    0* (0b)     

1.1

Johnston to Rizwan Cheema, 1 run, drived in to the covers and fielded on the bounce

1.2

Johnston to Barnett, no run, blocked back to the bowler

1.3

Johnston to Barnett, no run, blocked back to the bowler

1.4

Johnston to Barnett, no run, leaves it alone

1.5

Johnston to Barnett, no run, blocked to cover

1.6

Johnston to Barnett, no run, left alone again

End of over 2 (1 run) Canada 1/1
GEF Barnett    0* (9b)      DT Johnston    1-0-1-0
Rizwan Cheema    1* (1b)     

2.1

O'Brien to Rizwan Cheema, no run, blocked to the bowler

2.2

O'Brien to Rizwan Cheema, no run, big swing and a miss as he looks for a big shot early on

2.3

O'Brien to Rizwan Cheema, no run, leaves it alone this time

2.4

O'Brien to Rizwan Cheema, no run, another swing and off the pads this time

2.5

O'Brien to Rizwan Cheema, FOUR, stays tall and hits the ball hard through midwicket

2.6

O'Brien to Rizwan Cheema, 1 run, same pull mis-timed over square leg

End of over 3 (5 runs) Canada 6/1
Rizwan Cheema    6* (7b 1x4)      KJ O'Brien    2-1-5-1
GEF Barnett    0* (9b)     

3.1

Johnston to Rizwan Cheema, no run, big swing and a miss as he comes down the track

3.2

Johnston to Rizwan Cheema, OUT, Cheema goes for the defensive prod this time and plays all around it and gets bowled. Dismal start for Canada

Rizwan Cheema b Johnston 6 (15m 9b 1x4 0x6) SR: 66.66

3.3

Johnston to Kumar, no run, leaves it alone outside off

3.4

Johnston to Kumar, no run, tapped in to the covers

3.5

Johnston to Kumar, 3 runs, flicked off the pads wide of the midwicket fielder. It's a big boundary and doesn't quite reach as the Irish fielders give chase

3.6

Johnston to Barnett, no run, swing and a miss at a wider ball

End of over 4 (3 runs) Canada 9/2
GEF Barnett    0* (10b)      DT Johnston    2-0-4-1
NR Kumar    3* (3b)     

4.1

O'Brien to Kumar, no run, confident defence on the front foot

4.2

O'Brien to Kumar, no run, inside edge off the pads to midwicket. That wasn't far from creeping through Kumar's defence all together

4.3

O'Brien to Kumar, no run, solid on the back foot this time as he blocks in to the covers

4.4

O'Brien to Kumar, 2 runs, too straight and flicked between midwicket and mid-on

4.5

O'Brien to Kumar, no run, slower outside off and he watches well before cutting the ball straight to point

4.6

O'Brien to Kumar, no run, and again to point off the back foot

End of over 5 (2 runs) Canada 11/2
NR Kumar    5* (9b)      KJ O'Brien    3-1-7-1
GEF Barnett    0* (10b)     

5.1

Johnston to Barnett, no run, shorter length and Barnett leaves it alone for the keeper

5.2

Johnston to Barnett, no run, prodded wide of midwicket but mid-on comes round to field

5.3

Johnston to Barnett, no run, blocked to cover and Canada really defensive here as they look to steady the ship

5.4

Johnston to Barnett, no run, cut to point off the back foot to a shorter delivery

5.5

Johnston to Barnett, 5 wides, bowls too far down the leg-side and Barnett can't get anything on it with the leg-glance. Keeper McCann misses with the dive at full stretch and the ball races away for five wides

5.5

Johnston to Barnett, no run, blocked back to the bowler who misses the pick-up. Barnett shuffles down the track looking for a cheeky single but mid-off fields quickly

5.6

Johnston to Barnett, no run, blocked in to cover on the front foot

End of over 6 (5 runs) Canada 16/2
GEF Barnett    0* (16b)      DT Johnston    3-0-9-1
NR Kumar    5* (9b)     

6.1

O'Brien to Kumar, no run, solid defence in to the ground on the off-side

The midwicket fielder as come in close now looking to snatch anything out of the air that pops up

6.2

O'Brien to Kumar, no run, shorter ball towards the body and Kumar shapes to defend before pulling out the stroke

6.3

O'Brien to Kumar, no run, fuller ball outside off and Kumar swipes at the cover drive but can't connect

6.4

O'Brien to Kumar, no run, this ball keeps a little lower and jags back towards leg-stump but Kumar does well to block away to midwicket

6.5

O'Brien to Kumar, no run, straighter again and flicked off the knees to square leg

6.6

O'Brien to Kumar, no run, shorter ball cut right at the fielder at point

End of over 7 (maiden) Canada 16/2
NR Kumar    5* (15b)      KJ O'Brien    4-2-7-1
GEF Barnett    0* (16b)     

7.1

Johnston to Barnett, no run, patted back down the track. 17 balls without scoring now

7.2

Johnston to Barnett, FOUR, not any more! Wider ball as Barnett gets down on one knee to easily lift the ball over mid-off for a one-bounce four

7.3

Johnston to Barnett, no run, the pace of the balls beats the outside edge of the bat and in to the keepers gloves

7.4

Johnston to Barnett, no run, prodded away to mid-on

7.5

Johnston to Barnett, no run, defended to midwicket

7.6

Johnston to Barnett, no run, thick outside edge squirms away to cover

End of over 8 (4 runs) Canada 20/2
GEF Barnett    4* (22b 1x4)      DT Johnston    4-0-13-1
NR Kumar    5* (15b)     

8.1

O'Brien to Kumar, no run, fuller and slower ball which Kumar drives hard at mid-on

8.2

O'Brien to Kumar, no run, angled behind point who saves runs with a good diving stop

8.3

O'Brien to Kumar, FOUR, too full and right on his toes as Kumar whips the ball away over square leg with impeccable timing

8.4

O'Brien to Kumar, 2 runs, defence angled between cover and point and the pace on the ball allows them to run two

8.5

O'Brien to Kumar, no run, another ball that moves in sharply towards the batsmen who blocks to mid-on

8.6

O'Brien to Kumar, 1 run, angled away down to third man

End of over 9 (7 runs) Canada 27/2
NR Kumar    12* (21b 1x4)      KJ O'Brien    5-2-14-1
GEF Barnett    4* (22b 1x4)     

9.1

Johnston to Kumar, no run, angled between point and cover

Three slips now in place for Ireland

9.2

Johnston to Kumar, no run, back to the bowler off the back foot

9.3

Johnston to Kumar, no run, blocked on the front foot this time straight to cover

9.4

Johnston to Kumar, 1 run, cut away behind the diving backward point fielder

9.5

Johnston to Barnett, no run, back to the bowler

9.6

Johnston to Barnett, no run, hit hard along the ground to mid-off

Bowling powerplay taken

End of over 10 (1 run) Canada 28/2
GEF Barnett    4* (24b 1x4)      DT Johnston    5-0-14-1
NR Kumar    13* (25b 1x4)     

10.1

O'Brien to Kumar, no run, drives to extra cover

Just one slip for O'Brien

10.2

O'Brien to Kumar, 2 runs, off the legs behind square leg as fine leg comes round to field

10.3

O'Brien to Kumar, no run, straight bat back to O'Brien

Little break in play here as the umpires inspect the ball. Looks like it has gone out of shape but they're happy to play on

10.4

O'Brien to Kumar, no run, dropped, O'Brien squanders the chance for caught and bowled as Kumar mis-timed the drive, lifting the ball back towards the bowler. O'Brien can only palm the ball away up high to his left and he's dissapointed with that effort

10.5

O'Brien to Kumar, no run, blocked to cover

10.6

O'Brien to Kumar, 1 run, cheeky single to cover who's back on his heels at the edge of the circle

End of over 11 (3 runs) Canada 31/2
NR Kumar    16* (31b 1x4)      KJ O'Brien    6-2-17-1
GEF Barnett    4* (24b 1x4)     

11.1

Johnston to Kumar, 1 run, chip and run to short midwicket

11.2

Johnston to Barnett, no run, solid defence down the track to mid-off

11.3

Johnston to Barnett, 1 run, flicked round the corner to fine leg

11.4

Johnston to Kumar, no run, blocked to cover

11.5

Johnston to Kumar, 1 run, angled away to third man

11.6

Johnston to Barnett, 1 run, too straight and flicked fine to the leg-side

Jones on for some medium-pace. Keeper standing up and one slip in place

End of over 12 (4 runs) Canada 35/2
GEF Barnett    6* (27b 1x4)      DT Johnston    6-0-18-1
NR Kumar    18* (34b 1x4)     

12.1

Jones to Barnett, 1 run, angled away to third man

12.2

Jones to Kumar, 1 run, through square leg this time

12.3

Jones to Barnett, no run, swing and a miss tight outside off-stump

12.4

Jones to Barnett, 1 run, pushed between cover and point for one

12.5

Jones to Kumar, no run, left alone well outside off

12.6

Jones to Kumar, no run, blocked to point

Johnston will continue from the other end

End of over 13 (3 runs) Canada 38/2
NR Kumar    19* (37b 1x4)      NG Jones    1-0-3-0
GEF Barnett    8* (30b 1x4)     

13.1

Johnston to Barnett, 3 runs, hit hard through the covers and a good stop on the boundary

13.2

Johnston to Kumar, no run, blocked to the off-side

13.3

Johnston to Kumar, no run, solid defence to cover

13.4

Johnston to Kumar, no run, cut to backward point

13.5

Johnston to Kumar, no run, patted back to Johnston

13.6

Johnston to Kumar, no run, left alone this time

End of over 14 (3 runs) Canada 41/2
NR Kumar    19* (42b 1x4)      DT Johnston    7-0-21-1
GEF Barnett    11* (31b 1x4)     

14.1

Jones to Barnett, 1 run, pulled to deep square leg

14.2

Jones to Kumar, no run, tries to work leg-side but misses with the stroke and the ball bounces off his pads

14.3

Jones to Kumar, no run, straight drive back to the bowler

14.4

Jones to Kumar, 1 run, cut to third man

14.5

Jones to Barnett, no run, hit hard at cover

14.6

Jones to Barnett, no run, and again looks to drive but well fielded

End of over 15 (2 runs) Canada 43/2
GEF Barnett    12* (34b 1x4)      NG Jones    2-0-5-0
NR Kumar    20* (45b 1x4)     

15.1

Mooney to Kumar, no run, down to mid-off

15.2

Mooney to Kumar, no run

15.3

Mooney to Kumar, no run

15.4

Mooney to Kumar, no run

15.5

Mooney to Kumar, 2 runs, back past the bowler as mid-off gives chase

15.6

Mooney to Kumar, no run, bloked to cover

End of over 16 (2 runs) Canada 45/2
NR Kumar    22* (51b 1x4)      JF Mooney    1-0-2-0
GEF Barnett    12* (34b 1x4)     

16.1

Jones to Barnett, no run, blocked to cover

16.2

Jones to Barnett, no run, back to the bowler

16.3

Jones to Barnett, FOUR, hit hard over the covers and there's no point chasing that. He tried to hit the cover off that one

16.4

Jones to Barnett, no run, left alone outside off

16.5

Jones to Barnett, no run, patted back to the bowler

16.6

Jones to Barnett, 1 run, single in front of square leg.

Short break for drinks

End of over 17 (5 runs) Canada 50/2
GEF Barnett    17* (40b 2x4)      NG Jones    3-0-10-0
NR Kumar    22* (51b 1x4)     

17.1

Mooney to Barnett, 1 run, down the ground to long-off

17.2

Mooney to Kumar, 1 run, drop and run to cover

Canada seem to have steadied things a bit after a dodgey start

17.3

Mooney to Barnett, no run, blocked in to the short leg area

17.4

Mooney to Barnett, 2 runs, missed run out,flicked to midwicket and Barnett wants the single but Kumar stays put. They both end up at the same end but the throw from Jones misses by a mile when a simple lob would have done it. They take two overthrows to rub salt in to the wound

17.5

Mooney to Barnett, no run, blocked to cover

17.6

Mooney to Barnett, 1 run, cut through cover to the deep fielder

End of over 18 (5 runs) Canada 55/2
GEF Barnett    21* (45b 2x4)      JF Mooney    2-0-7-0
NR Kumar    23* (52b 1x4)     

18.1

Jones to Barnett, no run, digs away the fuller ball

18.2

Jones to Barnett, no run, cut to point

18.3

Jones to Barnett, 1 run, down to long-off

18.4

Jones to Kumar, 1 run, long-on this time

18.5

Jones to Barnett, 1 run, hit down the ground again for the easy single

18.6

Jones to Kumar, 1 run, and again. The fielders at long-on and long-off for Jones being exploited

Mid-on and mid-off in place for Mooney instead

End of over 19 (4 runs) Canada 59/2
NR Kumar    25* (54b 1x4)      NG Jones    4-0-14-0
GEF Barnett    23* (49b 2x4)     

19.1

Mooney to Kumar, FOUR, well-timed on the front foot beating the hand of the diving bowler and races past the stumps and all the way for four

19.2

Mooney to Kumar, 1 run, drives through the gap at cover

19.3

Mooney to Barnett, 1 run, mid-off gets sent to the boundary and Barnett prods the ball in to the gap

19.4

Mooney to Kumar, 1 run, thin inside edge beats the keeper and runs away to fine leg

19.5

Mooney to Barnett, 1 run, pulled away off the middle of the bat but deep square leg fields

19.6

Mooney to Kumar, no run, drives hard at long-on

Dockrell with some spin now for the Irish

End of over 20 (8 runs) Canada 67/2
NR Kumar    31* (58b 2x4)      JF Mooney    3-0-15-0
GEF Barnett    25* (51b 2x4)     

20.1

Dockrell to Barnett, no run, kept low and prodded to over

20.2

Dockrell to Barnett, no run, flicked to square leg

20.3

Dockrell to Barnett, no run, flighted up and he tries to drive but the bat hit more ground than the ball as it runs away to mid-on

20.4

Dockrell to Barnett, no run, hit hard back at Dockrell who fields well

20.5

Dockrell to Barnett, no run, too wide but Barnett can't cut it

20.6

Dockrell to Barnett, no run, blocked down the track

End of over 21 (maiden) Canada 67/2
GEF Barnett    25* (57b 2x4)      GH Dockrell    1-1-0-0
NR Kumar    31* (58b 2x4)     

21.1

White to Kumar, no run, blocked on the front foot

21.2

White to Kumar, 1 run, cut away to deep point

21.3

White to Barnett, no run, blocked to cover

21.4

White to Barnett, 1 run, flicked behind square leg

21.5

White to Kumar, 1 run, drives hard at the bowler and the ball deflects off his hands to long-on

21.6

White to Barnett, OUT, tries to go for the big shot and doesn't get all of it as he lifts the ball straight down the throat of O'Brien at long-off who takes an easy catch

GEF Barnett c O'Brien b White 26 (90m 60b 2x4 0x6) SR: 43.33

End of over 22 (3 runs) Canada 70/3
     AR White    1-0-3-1
NR Kumar    33* (61b 2x4)     

22.1

Dockrell to Kumar, no run, flicked to midwicket

22.2

Dockrell to Kumar, no run, big stride to defend to short cover

22.3

Dockrell to Kumar, 1 run, hit hard back at the bowler who can't gather and they take one to the misfield

22.4

Dockrell to Bagai, 1 run, down the ground to long-off

22.5

Dockrell to Kumar, 1 run, easy single down the ground

22.6

Dockrell to Bagai, 1 run, drives off the back foot to long-on

End of over 23 (4 runs) Canada 74/3
A Bagai    2* (2b)      GH Dockrell    2-1-4-0
NR Kumar    35* (65b 2x4)     

23.1

White to Bagai, 1 run, flighted up and he gets forward to flicked to ball to long-on

23.2

White to Kumar, 1 run, flicked past a diving midwicket fielder

23.3

White to Bagai, no run

23.4

White to Bagai, no run

23.5

White to Bagai, no run

23.6

White to Bagai, 1 run, down to long-on

End of over 24 (3 runs) Canada 77/3
A Bagai    4* (7b)      AR White    2-0-6-1
NR Kumar    36* (66b 2x4)     

24.1

Dockrell to Bagai, 1 run, flicked to short fine leg

24.2

Dockrell to Kumar, no run

24.3

Dockrell to Kumar, no run

24.4

Dockrell to Kumar, no run

24.5

Dockrell to Kumar, no run

24.6

Dockrell to Kumar, no run

End of over 25 (1 run) Canada 78/3
NR Kumar    36* (71b 2x4)      GH Dockrell    3-1-5-0
A Bagai    5* (8b)     

25.1

White to Bagai, no run, blocked back to the bowler

25.2

White to Bagai, 1 run, down the ground to long-on

25.3

White to Kumar, no run, hit hard to the covers

25.4

White to Kumar, 1 run, flicked to square leg

25.5

White to Bagai, 1 run, fuller toss pulled to deep midwicket

25.6

White to Kumar, 1 run, down the ground to long-on

End of over 26 (4 runs) Canada 82/3
NR Kumar    38* (74b 2x4)      AR White    3-0-10-1
A Bagai    7* (11b)     

26.1

Dockrell to Kumar, OUT, Kumar comes forward a little looking the shape the ball in to the off-side and missed as the ball spins under the bat and on to the stumps

NR Kumar b Dockrell 38 (90m 75b 2x4 0x6) SR: 50.66

All the fielders are now in the ring for the new bat Surkari

26.2

Dockrell to Surkari, no run, drives to cover after a skip down the track

26.3

Dockrell to Surkari, no run, blocked on the front foot to short cover

26.4

Dockrell to Surkari, no run, and again blocked. Long-on and long-off in place now

26.5

Dockrell to Surkari, no run, back to the bowler

26.6

Dockrell to Surkari, no run, soft hands on the front foot

End of over 27 (wicket maiden) Canada 82/4
ZE Surkari    0* (5b)      GH Dockrell    4-2-5-1
A Bagai    7* (11b)     

27.1

White to Bagai, 1 run, pulled through square leg

27.2

White to Surkari, 1 run, down the ground to long-off

27.3

White to Bagai, no run, off the pads to short fine leg

27.4

White to Bagai, 1 run, down the ground hard past the bowler and White rugby tackles Surkari at the non-strikers end with his dive. No football antics rolling about on the floor for five minutes as he leaps to his feet, grabs his bat and sprints to the other end

27.5

White to Surkari, no run, blocked to the off-side

27.6

White to Surkari, no run, patted back to the bowler

End of over 28 (3 runs) Canada 85/4
ZE Surkari    1* (8b)      AR White    4-0-13-1
A Bagai    9* (14b)     

28.1

Dockrell to Bagai, no run, slower ball which he can't cut away

28.2

Dockrell to Bagai, no run, big lbw shout goes up as the ball hits the pads. Maybe a bit of bat involved or sliding away from leg but it seemed a good shout. Umpire says no

28.3

Dockrell to Bagai, no run, cut away to point who fields well

The wind is picking up and swirling about inside the ground here at Amstelveen. One moment while I make sure everything is tied down in the press tent

28.4

Dockrell to Bagai, 1 run, flicked past midwicket for one

28.5

Dockrell to Surkari, no run, blocked to square leg

28.6

Dockrell to Surkari, no run, defended to cover

Great bowling from Dockrell once more. Canada don't know what to do against him

End of over 29 (1 run) Canada 86/4
ZE Surkari    1* (10b)      GH Dockrell    5-2-6-1
A Bagai    10* (18b)     

29.1

White to Bagai, no run

29.2

White to Bagai, 1 run, through square leg

29.3

White to Surkari, no run

29.4

White to Surkari, no run

29.5

White to Surkari, 1 run, down the ground to long-on

29.6

White to Bagai, no run

Everyone in the ring except for long-off and long-on

End of over 30 (2 runs) Canada 88/4
A Bagai    11* (21b)      AR White    5-0-15-1
ZE Surkari    2* (13b)     

30.1

Dockrell to Surkari, no run, prodded to cover

30.2

Dockrell to Surkari, 1 run, down the ground to long-off

30.3

Dockrell to Bagai, no run, blocked back to Dockrell

30.4

Dockrell to Bagai, 1 run, down the ground to long-on again

30.5

Dockrell to Surkari, no run, on the front foot to block once more

30.6

Dockrell to Surkari, no run, hit hard at cover and that's going to hurt as the fielder takes one for the team

End of over 31 (2 runs) Canada 90/4
ZE Surkari    3* (17b)      GH Dockrell    6-2-8-1
A Bagai    12* (23b)     

31.1

White to Bagai, no run, cut away to point

31.2

White to Bagai, no run, hit hard it to the ground back at the bowler

31.3

White to Bagai, no run, tries to go leg-side and a leading edge back to White

31.4

White to Bagai, no run, bad delivery down the leg-side but Bagai swings round and pulls it straight to short fine leg

31.5

White to Bagai, no run, too straight and off the pads but the keeper's on it in a flash

31.6

White to Bagai, 1 run, along to ground down to long-on as he skips down the track

End of over 32 (1 run) Canada 91/4
A Bagai    13* (29b)      AR White    6-0-16-1
ZE Surkari    3* (17b)     

32.1

Dockrell to Bagai, 1 run, tries to go leg-side and gets a leading edge past the diving midwicket. Cries of 'catch' but he would need to be Superman to have reached that one. The ball rolls away to long-on

32.2

Dockrell to Surkari, no run, big stride forward to defend

32.3

Dockrell to Surkari, no run, blocked to cover

32.4

Dockrell to Surkari, 1 wide, down the leg-side

Mid-on and mid-off are sent back to the rope by Dockrell

32.4

Dockrell to Surkari, no run, blocked again

32.5

Dockrell to Surkari, no run, defended to point

32.6

Dockrell to Surkari, no run, crunching cover drive but Mooney makes a stunning stop

End of over 33 (2 runs) Canada 93/4
ZE Surkari    3* (22b)      GH Dockrell    7-2-10-1
A Bagai    14* (30b)     

33.1

White to Bagai, no run, hit to cover who collapses on the ball

33.2

White to Bagai, no run, flicked to midwicket

33.3

White to Bagai, 1 run, hit hard past the bowler to long-on

33.4

White to Surkari, 1 run, wide of midwicket for one

33.5

White to Bagai, 2 runs, cut behind point for a couple

33.6

White to Bagai, 1 run, horrible full toss but Bagai can't capitalise and pulls the ball straight to deep square

End of over 34 (5 runs) Canada 98/4
A Bagai    18* (35b)      AR White    7-0-21-1
ZE Surkari    4* (23b)     

34.1

Dockrell to Bagai, no run, can't cut away past point

34.2

Dockrell to Bagai, 1 run, on the legs and flicked to the square leg gap

34.3

Dockrell to Surkari, 1 run, couple of steps down the wicket to drive at long-on

34.4

Dockrell to Bagai, 1 run, flicked behind square leg. Should've been two but a good pick-up and even better through

34.5

Dockrell to Surkari, no run, tapped to midwicket

34.6

Dockrell to Surkari, no run, back to the bowler

End of over 35 (3 runs) Canada 101/4
ZE Surkari    5* (26b)      GH Dockrell    8-2-13-1
A Bagai    20* (38b)     

35.1

Stirling to Bagai, 1 run, pulled through midwicket

35.2

Stirling to Surkari, 1 run, and again in the gap

35.3

Stirling to Bagai, no run, blocked to cover

35.4

Stirling to Bagai, OUT, shuffles in his crease to make room for the cut but he mis-timed it and straight to White at backward point who takes a simple catch

A Bagai c White b Stirling 21 (42m 41b 0x4 0x6) SR: 51.21

35.5

Stirling to Hansra, 1 wide, too much spin down the leg-side

35.5

Stirling to Hansra, 1 run, skips down the track to drive to long-on

35.6

Stirling to Surkari, 2 runs, paddled away fine and there's a massive gap there. Deep square comes round to field

Dockrell will probably bowl through to choke the run-rate

End of over 36 (6 runs) Canada 107/5
ZE Surkari    8* (28b)      PR Stirling    1-0-6-1
AS Hansra    1* (1b)     

36.1

Dockrell to Hansra, no run, soft hands to short cover

36.2

Dockrell to Hansra, 2 runs, over the top and not well-timed. They sprint a second as deep midwicket fields

36.3

Dockrell to Hansra, no run, prodded to short leg

36.4

Dockrell to Hansra, OUT, tries to work the ball in to the leg-side and the ball loops up off the inside edge and Dockrell doesn't have to move to take an easy grab

AS Hansra c & b Dockrell 3 (3m 5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 60.00

36.5

Dockrell to Bhatti, no run, outside edge to point

36.6

Dockrell to Bhatti, no run, tapped back to the bowler

End of over 37 (2 runs) Canada 109/6
U Bhatti    0* (2b)      GH Dockrell    9-2-15-2
ZE Surkari    8* (28b)     

37.1

Stirling to Surkari, no run, drives straight but Stirling gets down well to stop

37.2

Stirling to Surkari, 1 run, flicked under the diving midwicket fielder for one

37.3

Stirling to Bhatti, no run, patted back to the bowler

37.4

Stirling to Bhatti, no run, can't hit it off the square and mis-timed to Stirling

37.5

Stirling to Bhatti, 1 run, cut to deep cover

37.6

Stirling to Surkari, 1 run, through deep square leg

Final over for Dockrell

End of over 38 (3 runs) Canada 112/6
ZE Surkari    10* (31b)      PR Stirling    2-0-9-1
U Bhatti    1* (5b)     

38.1

Dockrell to Surkari, no run, goes for the big shot but cut straight to cover

38.2

Dockrell to Surkari, 2 runs, sweeps away off his legs and a great stop from Stirling behind deep square as he tumbles on the ball

38.3

Dockrell to Surkari, no run, blocked to cover

38.4

Dockrell to Surkari, 1 run, through to gap at square leg

38.5

Dockrell to Bhatti, 2 runs, cut between cover and point and a good chase from the fielder

38.6

Dockrell to Bhatti, 2 runs, driven on the back foot through cover

End of over 39 (7 runs) Canada 119/6
U Bhatti    5* (7b)      GH Dockrell    10-2-22-2
ZE Surkari    13* (35b)     

39.1

Stirling to Surkari, no run, skips well down the track. Misses with the bat but gets enough pad involved

39.2

Stirling to Surkari, 1 run, backfoot drive to mid-off

39.3

Stirling to Bhatti, no run, tapped back down the wicket

39.4

Stirling to Bhatti, no run, fended off towards cover and a good diving stop

39.5

Stirling to Bhatti, 1 run, cut to deep cover

39.6

Stirling to Surkari, no run, angled away to the off-side but straight to short third man

End of over 40 (2 runs) Canada 121/6
ZE Surkari    14* (38b)      PR Stirling    3-0-11-1
U Bhatti    6* (10b)     

40.1

White to Bhatti, no run, fuller ball dug out to cover

40.2

White to Bhatti, no run, tries to go leg-side and drops away off the pads

40.3

White to Bhatti, no run, play and a miss with the cut shot

40.4

White to Bhatti, no run, drives to long-on but the bowler comes around to stop it

40.5

White to Bhatti, 1 run, down the ground to long-off

40.6

White to Surkari, no run, leading edge along the ground back to White

End of over 41 (1 run) Canada 122/6
ZE Surkari    14* (39b)      AR White    8-0-22-1
U Bhatti    7* (15b)     

41.1

Stirling to Bhatti, 1 run, angled to short third man

41.2

Stirling to Surkari, no run, prods at the defensive shot and missed

41.3

Stirling to Surkari, no run, goes for the sweep and misses. Big lbw shout goes up but given not out

41.4

Stirling to Surkari, 1 run, down the ground to long-off

41.5

Stirling to Bhatti, 1 run, tap and run to the gap at midwicket

41.6

Stirling to Surkari, no run, goes for the paddles shot (without a helmet I may add) and misses as Stirling adjusts slightly to bowl outside off

End of over 42 (3 runs) Canada 125/6
ZE Surkari    15* (43b)      PR Stirling    4-0-14-1
U Bhatti    9* (17b)     

42.1

White to Bhatti, 1 run, down to long-off

42.2

White to Surkari, no run, stumping appeal only from the keeper and not out

42.3

White to Surkari, no run, back the bowler on the front foot

42.4

White to Surkari, no run, swing and a miss outside off

42.5

White to Surkari, 1 run, chip and run to cover

42.6

White to Bhatti, 2 runs, down the leg-side and Bhatti gets a little tickle on the ball to send it down to the vacant fine leg for a couple

End of over 43 (4 runs) Canada 129/6
U Bhatti    12* (19b)      AR White    9-0-26-1
ZE Surkari    16* (47b)     

43.1

Stirling to Surkari, no run

43.2

Stirling to Surkari, no run

43.3

Stirling to Surkari, no run

43.4

Stirling to Surkari, 2 runs, cut down to third man, good stop on the boundary

43.5

Stirling to Surkari, no run, drives to cover

43.6

Stirling to Surkari, 1 run, chip and run to cover

End of over 44 (3 runs) Canada 132/6
ZE Surkari    19* (53b)      PR Stirling    5-0-17-1
U Bhatti    12* (19b)     

44.1

White to Surkari, no run, sweeps straight to backward square leg

44.2

White to Surkari, 1 run, hit down to long-on

44.3

White to Bhatti, no run, down the leg-side but Bhatti came across his crease and could only dig it away to cover

44.4

White to Bhatti, no run, hit back to the bowler

44.5

White to Bhatti, 1 run, cut wide of cover for a single

44.6

White to Surkari, OUT, Surkari looks for the big shot as he sweeps across the line. The delivery is full and straight and hits the stumps to send Surkari packing

ZE Surkari b White 20 (63m 56b 0x4 0x6) SR: 35.71

End of over 45 (2 runs) Canada 134/7
     AR White    10-0-28-2
U Bhatti    13* (22b)     

45.1

Cusack to Bhatti, 1 run, drive and run at mid-off who can't pick up cleanly

45.2

Cusack to Hooper, OUT, goes for the leg-side shot but horribly mis-timed and the all loops up in the air behind Poynter who makes a good running catch over his shoulder

CK Hooper c Poynter b Cusack 0 (4m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

45.3

Cusack to Bhatti, FOUR, goes for a big swing which gets the thinnest of inside edges all the way for four down at fine leg

45.4

Cusack to Bhatti, 1 run, dug out a yorker to point and some uncertainty in the running but the throw misses at the non-strikers end

45.5

Cusack to Baidwan, no run, goes fishing at a wide one and the whole Irish team appeal. There was certainly a noise on the way through but to the bemusement of Cusack it's given not out

45.6

Cusack to Baidwan, 1 run, down to long-off

End of over 46 (7 runs) Canada 141/8
HS Baidwan    1* (2b)      AR Cusack    1-0-7-1
U Bhatti    19* (25b 1x4)     

46.1

O'Brien to Baidwan, 1 run, cut and run straight to Dockrell at cover who throws at knock the bails off at the bowlers end but he was home safely

46.2

O'Brien to Bhatti, OUT, slow and straight delivery which Bhatti looks to cut away but he plays all around it

U Bhatti b O'Brien 19 (38m 26b 1x4 0x6) SR: 73.07

46.3

O'Brien to Desai, 1 run, chip and run to cover

46.4

O'Brien to Baidwan, 1 run, down to long-on for one

46.5

O'Brien to Desai, no run, popped up to cover but drops short

46.6

O'Brien to Desai, no run, fuller delivery hit hard back at O'Brien

End of over 47 (3 runs) Canada 144/9
PA Desai    1* (3b)      KJ O'Brien    7-2-20-2
HS Baidwan    3* (4b)     

47.1

Cusack to Baidwan, no run, inside edge to square leg

47.2

Cusack to Baidwan, 1 run, chip and run to midwicket

47.3

Cusack to Desai, no run, fuller ball which me misses on the drive and the ball doesn't miss the stumps by far

47.4

Cusack to Desai, no run, big swing only manages an inside edge on to the pads

47.5

Cusack to Desai, no run, fuller ball tamely chipped to cover

47.6

Cusack to Desai, no run, yorker dug out back to the bowler

End of over 48 (1 run) Canada 145/9
PA Desai    1* (7b)      AR Cusack    2-0-8-1
HS Baidwan    4* (6b)     

48.1

O'Brien to Baidwan, no run, drives to cover

48.2

O'Brien to Baidwan, no run, prod and a miss at the shorter ball outside off

48.3

O'Brien to Baidwan, 1 run, full toss hit in the air down to long-off but drops well short

48.4

O'Brien to Desai, no run, pushed away behind point but no run

48.5

O'Brien to Desai, no run, too short but Desai misses with the pull shot up above his waist

48.6

O'Brien to Desai, no run, blocks back to the bowler

Two runs from the last two overs which isn't great for Canada. Last over coming up

End of over 49 (1 run) Canada 146/9
PA Desai    1* (10b)      KJ O'Brien    8-2-21-2
HS Baidwan    5* (9b)     

49.1

Cusack to Baidwan, 1 run, fuller ball dug out to cover and they sprint through

49.2

Cusack to Desai, no run, drives straight at Cusack who stops well

49.3

Cusack to Desai, 1 run, down wide of mid-on for one

49.4

Cusack to Baidwan, no run, comes across to play an silly paddle shot and can't connect

49.5

Cusack to Baidwan, FOUR, too full and flicked off his legs, the ball races away and trundles all the way to the rope beating the fielders for a boundary - a rare collectors item this innings!

49.6

Cusack to Baidwan, 1 wide, too far outside off

49.6

Cusack to Baidwan, 1 run, fuller ball dug away to cover

And that's the lunch break between innings as the Irish managed to restrict Canada to 154 runs which you would fancy them chasing down. Kumar was the only batsmen who really stayed in for any length of time posting the top score of 38. The Irish bowled well and were lively in the field, with the pick of the bowlers being G Dockrell with 2-22 off ten overs and K O'Brien with 2-21 off eight overs. Do join us in about 40 minutes at 3.00pm local time for the resumption of play here in Amstelveen.

End of over 50 (8 runs) Canada 154/9
HS Baidwan    11* (13b 1x4)      AR Cusack    3-0-16-1
PA Desai    2* (12b)     
Tournament Results
Canada v Kenya at Schiedam - Jul 10, 2010
Canada won by 3 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)
Ireland v Scotland at Amstelveen - Jul 10, 2010
Ireland won by 6 wickets (with 31 balls remaining)
Netherlands v Afghanistan at Rotterdam - Jul 10, 2010
Afghanistan won by 5 wickets (with 24 balls remaining)
Afghanistan v Scotland at Rotterdam - Jul 9, 2010
Scotland won by 2 wickets (with 37 balls remaining)
Canada v Kenya at Schiedam - Jul 9, 2010
Canada won by 6 wickets (with 85 balls remaining)
Netherlands v Ireland at Amstelveen - Jul 9, 2010
Ireland won by 39 runs
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Photos

Jul 7, 2010

Ireland celebrate another Canadian wicket, Ireland v Canada, ICC WCL Division 1, Amstelveen, July 7, 2010

Ireland celebrate another Canadian wicket

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Jul 7, 2010

Kevin O'Brien starred in an all-round performance, Ireland v Canada, ICC WCL Division 1, Amstelveen, July 7, 2010

Kevin O'Brien starred in an all-round performance

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