World T20 - 3rd match, First Round Group B

Ireland v Zimbabwe

Ireland won by 3 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)

0.1

Stirling to Masakadza, 1 run, comes round the wicket, drops it short, goes slowly to the batsman and whipped to deep midwicket, protection there

0.5

Stirling to Masakadza, no run, quicker one and he gets forward to defend

0.6

Stirling to Masakadza, 2 runs, this one skidded though and neatly punched through the gap at cover and point

Zimbabwe 4/0   H Masakadza 3* (3b)

2.1

Stirling to Masakadza, no run, full on the pads and worked towards the bowler

2.2

Stirling to Masakadza, no run, beaten on the drive again, skidded through

2.3

Stirling to Masakadza, 1 run, down the track and he drills it down the ground to long-on

2.6

Stirling to Masakadza, 1 run, punched towards mid-off and they set off quickly, fumble by the fielder but it doesn't cost another run

Zimbabwe 23/1   H Masakadza 5* (7b)

3.1

Sorensen to Masakadza, no run, good length outside the off stump and he chops it straight to backward point

3.2

Sorensen to Masakadza, FOUR, well played! This was drifting down the leg side, short fine leg was in place, Masakadza moved across his stumps and mowed that over the fielder

3.3

Sorensen to Masakadza, FOUR, smashed that down the ground, pitched up outside off and Masakadza gets under the bounce and slams it over mid-off

3.4

Sorensen to Masakadza, 1 leg bye, a bit too straight and he plays it off his pads to the on side

3.6

Sorensen to Masakadza, 2 runs, it's a let-off for Masakadza! Pitched up and he looks to loft it over the on side, miscued, it wasmiles in the air and the fielder Cusack back pedals at midwicket and fails to judge it

Zimbabwe 35/1   H Masakadza 15* (12b 2x4)

4.5

Dockrell to Masakadza, 1 run

Zimbabwe 37/1   H Masakadza 16* (13b 2x4)

5.1

Cusack to Masakadza, FOUR, this was too full and wide outside off, gets across and caresses it wide of mid-off and cover

5.2

Cusack to Masakadza, 1 run, a bit too straight and he clips it to the on side

Zimbabwe 46/1   H Masakadza 21* (15b 3x4)

6.1

McBrine to Masakadza, no run, gets forward and pushes it to the off side

6.2

McBrine to Masakadza, OUT, another wicket off a poor shot! Masakadza went down the track but changed his shot and half heartedly chipped this straight to short midwicket, he was let off earlier but failed to make full use of the chance

H Masakadza c Porterfield b McBrine 21 (23m 17b 3x4 0x6) SR: 123.52

Zimbabwe 56/2   H Masakadza 21 (17b 3x4)
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Photos

Mar 17, 2014

Paul Stirling and William Porterfield put on 80 for Ireland, Ireland v Zimbabwe, World T20, First Round Group B, March 17, 2014

Paul Stirling and William Porterfield put on 80 for Ireland

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Mar 17, 2014

Tendai Chatara bowled economically and took the crucial wicket of Paul Stirling, Ireland v Zimbabwe, World T20, First Round Group B, March 17, 2014

Tendai Chatara bowled economically and took the crucial wicket of Paul Stirling

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