ICC Intercontinental Cup, Final: Afghanistan v Ireland at Dubai (CA), Dec 10-13, 2013
Ireland won by 122 runs
Played at ICC Academy, Dubai (neutral venue)
10,11,12,13 December 2013 (5-day match)
  Ireland 1st innings R B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal WTS Porterfield* c Mohammad Nabi b Izatullah Dawlatzai 1 5 0 0 20.00
1.5 caught Mohammad Nabi 8/1
View dismissal PR Stirling c †Afsar Zazai b Dawlat Zadran 17 26 3 0 65.38
6.6 full delivery,looking to drive it through the offside, faint edge to the keeper. 28/2
View dismissal EC Joyce c †Afsar Zazai b Dawlat Zadran 11 20 2 0 55.00
8.4 careless shot just fishing outside off, Dawlat and Afghan on top 33/3
View dismissal NJ O'Brien b Dawlat Zadran 7 26 1 0 26.92
14.5 slightly short, looking to cut that, chops it on, Ireland in trouble 50/4
View dismissal AR White lbw b Rahmat Shah 11 28 1 0 39.28
20.2 going for the paddle sweep, missing it completely, Ireland sink deeper 67/5
View dismissal J Anderson c Nawroz Mangal b Rahmat Shah 55 111 8 0 49.54
50.6 outside edge, good grab by Mangal 160/7
View dismissal KJ O'Brien c †Afsar Zazai b Samiullah Shenwari 18 36 3 0 50.00
32.1 caught †Afsar Zazai 106/6
View dismissal JF Mooney c Mohammad Shahzad b Dawlat Zadran 33 62 2 1 53.22
51.3 full delivery,wanted to drive that one, falling for the trap, Irelandloosing there last recognised batter 160/8
View dismissal DT Johnston b Rahmat Shah 0 3 0 0 0.00
52.3 wrong one does the trick, top delivery by Rehmat 164/9
View dismissal MC Sorensen lbw b Samiullah Shenwari 13 20 2 0 65.00
60.6 huge shout for lbw, umpire takes his time and raises the finger, Ireland will be disappointed by this effort, credit to Afghan bowlers 187/10
GH Dockrell not out 14 34 2 0 41.17
Extras (lb 2, nb 5) 7
  Total (all out; 61 overs) 187 (3.06 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
View wickets Dawlat Zadran 16 4 44 4 2.75 (2nb)
6.6 to Stirling, full delivery,looking to drive it through the offside, faint edge to the keeper. 28/2
8.4 to Joyce, careless shot just fishing outside off, Dawlat and Afghan on top 33/3
14.5 to NJ O'Brien, slightly short, looking to cut that, chops it on, Ireland in trouble 50/4
51.3 to Mooney, full delivery,wanted to drive that one, falling for the trap, Irelandloosing there last recognised batter 160/8
View wicket Izatullah Dawlatzai 10 2 42 1 4.20 (3nb)
1.5 to Porterfield, caught Mohammad Nabi 8/1
  Mirwais Ashraf 7 2 19 0 2.71
View wickets Rahmat Shah 9 0 36 3 4.00
20.2 to White, going for the paddle sweep, missing it completely, Ireland sink deeper 67/5
32.1 to KJ O'Brien, caught †Afsar Zazai 106/6
50.6 to Anderson, outside edge, good grab by Mangal 160/7
52.3 to Johnston, wrong one does the trick, top delivery by Rehmat 164/9
  Mohammad Nabi 12 5 18 0 1.50
View wickets Samiullah Shenwari 7 2 26 2 3.71
60.6 to Sorensen, huge shout for lbw, umpire takes his time and raises the finger, Ireland will be disappointed by this effort, credit to Afghan bowlers 187/10
  Afghanistan 1st innings R B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal Nawroz Mangal c †NJ O'Brien b Mooney 13 43 2 0 30.23
14.2 straying down legside, loose shot and a terrific catch by the keeper diving to his left, bowling changee works for Ireland 29/1
View dismissal Shabir Noori c White b Mooney 29 70 5 0 41.42
20.6 outside edge, great one handed grab by the slip fielder 54/2
View dismissal Mohammad Shahzad c & b Mooney 16 21 3 0 76.19
22.4 caught & 59/3
View dismissal Rahmat Shah c KJ O'Brien b Mooney 20 59 3 0 33.89
44.1 away swinger, gets a thick outisde edge to Brien at second slip, Mooney striking again!! 116/4
View dismissal Asghar Stanikzai c †NJ O'Brien b Dockrell 41 96 6 0 42.70
49.6 outside off, slightly wide, tries to play a square cut, feather touch to Nial who makes no mistake!! 120/5
View dismissal Mohammad Nabi* c Joyce b Johnston 42 86 7 0 48.83
76.1 off stump ball, swinging away, tries a wild slog over midwicket, gets a thick top edge to thirdman, Joyce takes a good catch!! 182/9
View dismissal Samiullah Shenwari c White b Mooney 5 8 1 0 62.50
52.2 away swinger, gets a healthy edge to White at second slip, takes a good low catch, five-for for Mooney!! 133/6
View dismissal Mirwais Ashraf c †NJ O'Brien b Johnston 14 54 2 0 25.92
70.2 away swinger, tries to play a drive gets an edge to the Wk, Johnston finally finding the edge! 175/7
View dismissal Afsar Zazai st †NJ O'Brien b Dockrell 2 11 0 0 18.18
73.3 flighted ball, tempted by the flight, Afsar comes down the track and misses, ball turns away sharply, Nial behind the stumps makes no mistake! 182/8
View dismissal Dawlat Zadran st †NJ O'Brien b Dockrell 0 14 0 0 0.00
77.5 flighted ball, Dawlat tempted to run down the track, fails to connect and Nial clips the bails!! 182/10
Izatullah Dawlatzai not out 0 5 0 0 0.00
Extras 0
  Total (all out; 77.5 overs) 182 (2.33 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets DT Johnston 24 9 50 2 2.08
70.2 to Mirwais Ashraf, away swinger, tries to play a drive gets an edge to the Wk, Johnston finally finding the edge! 175/7
76.1 to Mohammad Nabi, off stump ball, swinging away, tries a wild slog over midwicket, gets a thick top edge to thirdman, Joyce takes a good catch!! 182/9
  MC Sorensen 13 2 35 0 2.69
View wickets GH Dockrell 25.5 7 52 3 2.01
49.6 to Asghar Stanikzai, outside off, slightly wide, tries to play a square cut, feather touch to Nial who makes no mistake!! 120/5
73.3 to Afsar Zazai, flighted ball, tempted by the flight, Afsar comes down the track and misses, ball turns away sharply, Nial behind the stumps makes no mistake! 182/8
77.5 to Dawlat Zadran, flighted ball, Dawlat tempted to run down the track, fails to connect and Nial clips the bails!! 182/10
View wickets JF Mooney 14 3 45 5 3.21
14.2 to Nawroz Mangal, straying down legside, loose shot and a terrific catch by the keeper diving to his left, bowling changee works for Ireland 29/1
20.6 to Shabir Noori, outside edge, great one handed grab by the slip fielder 54/2
22.4 to Mohammad Shahzad, caught & 59/3
44.1 to Rahmat Shah, away swinger, gets a thick outisde edge to Brien at second slip, Mooney striking again!! 116/4
52.2 to Samiullah Shenwari, away swinger, gets a healthy edge to White at second slip, takes a good low catch, five-for for Mooney!! 133/6
  PR Stirling 1 1 0 0 0.00
  Ireland 2nd innings R B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal WTS Porterfield* c Rahmat Shah b Mohammad Nabi 34 30 6 1 113.33
9.6 leg stump ball, sweep shot, good timing, would you beleive!! he finds the fielder at the circle!! 53/2
View dismissal PR Stirling c †Afsar Zazai b Dawlat Zadran 7 9 0 0 77.77
2.6 leg stump ball, tries to flick, gets an edge to Zazai who make sno mistake! 15/1
View dismissal EC Joyce b Dawlat Zadran 78 138 14 0 56.52
46.6 great inswinger, what a start for the Afghans, through the forward defense of Joyce, ratteling the stumps! 163/3
View dismissal NJ O'Brien c Shabir Noori b Mirwais Ashraf 87 198 9 0 43.93
78.5 incoming ball, Nial stands tall, trying to pierce the gap at covers, finds a fielder, unlucky there!! 258/6
View dismissal AR White lbw b Rahmat Shah 39 76 4 0 51.31
71.6 forward defense, googly again, hits the pad, firocious appeal, Given!! 244/4
View dismissal J Anderson c Nawroz Mangal b Rahmat Shah 2 7 0 0 28.57
75.1 flighted ball, genuine leg spin, pushing hard at it, plays a defensive shot, thick edge to Mangal at first slips! 250/5
View dismissal KJ O'Brien lbw b Mohammad Nabi 47 43 9 0 109.30
89.3 straighter delivery, kevin playing for turn, misses, wrapped between the pads, appeal ,PLUMB in front!! 316/8
View dismissal JF Mooney c †Afsar Zazai b Mirwais Ashraf 3 5 0 0 60.00
80.6 inswinging ball, fuller in length, Mooney tries to drive it through covers, a bit late to react, gets an inside edge to Afsar behind the stumps who dives and takes it!! 274/7
View dismissal DT Johnston c Mirwais Ashraf b Mohammad Nabi 31 40 5 0 77.50
95.1 flighted ball, johnston comes down the pitch, lofts it high towards long-on, its a skier, Mirwais coming under takes a great catch, well judged!! 341/10
View dismissal MC Sorensen c Shabir Noori b Mohammad Nabi 0 3 0 0 0.00
89.6 forward defense straight to noori at silly mid-on 316/9
GH Dockrell not out 8 22 1 0 36.36
Extras (lb 5) 5
  Total (all out; 95.1 overs) 341 (3.58 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ
View wickets Dawlat Zadran 20 1 101 2 5.05
2.6 to Stirling, leg stump ball, tries to flick, gets an edge to Zazai who make sno mistake! 15/1
46.6 to Joyce, great inswinger, what a start for the Afghans, through the forward defense of Joyce, ratteling the stumps! 163/3
  Izatullah Dawlatzai 11 3 39 0 3.54
View wickets Mirwais Ashraf 19 4 63 2 3.31
78.5 to NJ O'Brien, incoming ball, Nial stands tall, trying to pierce the gap at covers, finds a fielder, unlucky there!! 258/6
80.6 to Mooney, inswinging ball, fuller in length, Mooney tries to drive it through covers, a bit late to react, gets an inside edge to Afsar behind the stumps who dives and takes it!! 274/7
View wickets Mohammad Nabi 25.1 7 38 4 1.50
9.6 to Porterfield, leg stump ball, sweep shot, good timing, would you beleive!! he finds the fielder at the circle!! 53/2
89.3 to KJ O'Brien, straighter delivery, kevin playing for turn, misses, wrapped between the pads, appeal ,PLUMB in front!! 316/8
89.6 to Sorensen, forward defense straight to noori at silly mid-on 316/9
95.1 to Johnston, flighted ball, johnston comes down the pitch, lofts it high towards long-on, its a skier, Mirwais coming under takes a great catch, well judged!! 341/10
  Samiullah Shenwari 4 0 32 0 8.00
View wickets Rahmat Shah 12 0 58 2 4.83
71.6 to White, forward defense, googly again, hits the pad, firocious appeal, Given!! 244/4
75.1 to Anderson, flighted ball, genuine leg spin, pushing hard at it, plays a defensive shot, thick edge to Mangal at first slips! 250/5
  Shabir Noori 1 1 0 0 0.00
  Nawroz Mangal 3 0 5 0 1.66
  Afghanistan 2nd innings (target: 347 runs) R B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal Shabir Noori lbw b Johnston 8 5 2 0 160.00
0.5 incoming ball, Noori playing across the line, his head falls over, wrapped in front, appeal and no doubt at all!! 8/1
View dismissal Nawroz Mangal c †NJ O'Brien b Mooney 23 39 3 0 58.97
14.2 incoming ball, niped back a great deal, Mangal cramped up in defense, gets a thin edge to Nial who dives and takes a superb catch!! 65/2
View dismissal Mohammad Shahzad c & b Dockrell 39 54 7 1 72.22
17.4 flighted ball, Shahzad tempted by the line, comes down the track smashes it back to Dockrell,he takes the catch, Finally the big man departs!! 75/3
Rahmat Shah not out 86 246 12 0 34.95
View dismissal Asghar Stanikzai b Dockrell 2 10 0 0 20.00
21.2 flighted ball, goes for a wild slog, misses and Dockrell strikes straight after the drinks break!! 85/4
View dismissal Afsar Zazai lbw b Dockrell 0 2 0 0 0.00
21.4 flat and quick, hitting in line, wrapped on the pads, given OUT!! 85/5
View dismissal Mohammad Nabi* lbw b Sorensen 49 179 7 0 27.37
83.2 incoming ball, forward defense, misses, struck on the back pad, Appeal,OUT!! 199/6
View dismissal Samiullah Shenwari b Mooney 4 19 0 0 21.05
88.5 good lenght ball, missing the line mooney strikes for ireland 212/7
View dismissal Mirwais Ashraf lbw b Mooney 0 2 0 0 0.00
90.1 squared the batsman up, hitting the back leg,absolute peach of a delivery 218/8
View dismissal Dawlat Zadran c Joyce b Mooney 1 7 0 0 14.28
92.3 away swinger, forward, caught in the slips 222/9
View dismissal Izatullah Dawlatzai c Joyce b Mooney 0 6 0 0 0.00
94.5 away swinger, izatullah hangs his bat gets an edge to joyce at third slip, mooney takes five and ireland win the match!! 224/10
Extras (b 9, lb 3) 12
  Total (all out; 94.5 overs) 224 (2.36 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ
View wicket DT Johnston 2 0 12 1 6.00
0.5 to Shabir Noori, incoming ball, Noori playing across the line, his head falls over, wrapped in front, appeal and no doubt at all!! 8/1
View wicket MC Sorensen 21 6 69 1 3.28
83.2 to Mohammad Nabi, incoming ball, forward defense, misses, struck on the back pad, Appeal,OUT!! 199/6
View wickets JF Mooney 19.5 7 36 5 1.81
14.2 to Nawroz Mangal, incoming ball, niped back a great deal, Mangal cramped up in defense, gets a thin edge to Nial who dives and takes a superb catch!! 65/2
88.5 to Samiullah Shenwari, good lenght ball, missing the line mooney strikes for ireland 212/7
90.1 to Mirwais Ashraf, squared the batsman up, hitting the back leg,absolute peach of a delivery 218/8
92.3 to Dawlat Zadran, away swinger, forward, caught in the slips 222/9
94.5 to Izatullah Dawlatzai, away swinger, izatullah hangs his bat gets an edge to joyce at third slip, mooney takes five and ireland win the match!! 224/10
View wickets GH Dockrell 34 14 58 3 1.70
17.4 to Mohammad Shahzad, flighted ball, Shahzad tempted by the line, comes down the track smashes it back to Dockrell,he takes the catch, Finally the big man departs!! 75/3
21.2 to Asghar Stanikzai, flighted ball, goes for a wild slog, misses and Dockrell strikes straight after the drinks break!! 85/4
21.4 to Afsar Zazai, flat and quick, hitting in line, wrapped on the pads, given OUT!! 85/5
  KJ O'Brien 12 4 27 0 2.25
  J Anderson 5 1 10 0 2.00
  PR Stirling 1 1 0 0 0.00

Match details


Toss - Afghanistan, who chose to field
Series - Ireland won the 2011-2013/14 ICC Intercontinental Cup
Player of the match - JF Mooney (Ireland)
Umpires - Sarika Prasad (Singapore) and RT Robinson (England)
Match referee - GF Labrooy (Sri Lanka)
Reserve umpire - BB Pradhan (Nepal)
Close of play
  • Tue, 10 Dec - day 1 - Afghanistan 1st innings 81/3 (Rahmat Shah 12*, Asghar Stanikzai 11*, 30 ov)
  • Wed, 11 Dec - day 2 - Ireland 2nd innings 159/2 (EC Joyce 74*, NJ O'Brien 40*, 46 ov)
  • Thu, 12 Dec - day 3 - Afghanistan 2nd innings 136/5 (Rahmat Shah 35*, Mohammad Nabi 25*, 43 ov)
  • Fri, 13 Dec - day 4 - Afghanistan 2nd innings 224 (94.5 ov) - end of match
 
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