ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier - 9th match, Group B

Ireland v Kenya

Ireland won by 10 wickets (with 76 balls remaining)

0.1

Odhiambo to Porterfield, FOUR, cracking drive through the offside.

0.2

Odhiambo to Porterfield, 1 run

0.3

Odhiambo to Stirling, 1 wide

0.3

Odhiambo to Stirling, no run

0.4

Odhiambo to Stirling, no run, played on the front foot this time.

0.5

Odhiambo to Stirling, no run

0.6

Odhiambo to Stirling, no run

End of over 1 (6 runs) Ireland 6/0 (66 runs required from 19 overs, RR: 6.00, RRR: 3.47)
PR Stirling    0* (4b)      NN Odhiambo    1-0-6-0
WTS Porterfield    5* (2b 1x4)     

1.1

Aga to Porterfield, no run

1.2

Aga to Porterfield, no run, good areas by Aga.

1.3

Aga to Porterfield, 1 run, opening the face to third man.

1.4

Aga to Stirling, 1 run

1.5

Aga to Porterfield, no run, tidy stuff by the bowler.

1.6

Aga to Porterfield, 1 run, to square leg.

End of over 2 (3 runs) Ireland 9/0 (63 runs required from 18 overs, RR: 4.50, RRR: 3.50)
WTS Porterfield    7* (7b 1x4)      RG Aga    1-0-3-0
PR Stirling    1* (5b)      NN Odhiambo    1-0-6-0

2.1

Odhiambo to Porterfield, SIX, little shimmy down the pitch, lofted over cover.

2.2

Odhiambo to Porterfield, FOUR, over mid on this time, Ireland in a hurry.

2.3

Odhiambo to Porterfield, FOUR, uppish drive, great effort by the cover fielder diving full length, not getting a hand to it.

2.4

Odhiambo to Porterfield, 1 run

2.5

Odhiambo to Stirling, no run, swing and a miss, was there to be put away.

2.6

Odhiambo to Stirling, no run

End of over 3 (15 runs) Ireland 24/0 (48 runs required from 17 overs, RR: 8.00, RRR: 2.82)
PR Stirling    1* (7b)      NN Odhiambo    2-0-21-0
WTS Porterfield    22* (11b 3x4 1x6)      RG Aga    1-0-3-0

3.1

JO Ngoche to Porterfield, FOUR, inside out over cover.

3.2

JO Ngoche to Porterfield, FOUR, short this time, stayed on the backfoot and put it away in style.

3.3

JO Ngoche to Porterfield, no run

3.4

JO Ngoche to Porterfield, 1 run, to long off.

3.5

JO Ngoche to Stirling, no run

3.6

JO Ngoche to Stirling, no run

End of over 4 (9 runs) Ireland 33/0 (39 runs required from 16 overs, RR: 8.25, RRR: 2.43)
PR Stirling    1* (9b)      JO Ngoche    1-0-9-0
WTS Porterfield    31* (15b 5x4 1x6)      NN Odhiambo    2-0-21-0

4.1

Aga to Porterfield, no run

4.2

Aga to Porterfield, FOUR, crisp drive, Ireland skipper on the charge.

4.3

Aga to Porterfield, 1 run

4.4

Aga to Stirling, no run

4.5

Aga to Stirling, 1 run, inside edge to fine leg.

4.6

Aga to Porterfield, no run

End of over 5 (6 runs) Ireland 39/0 (33 runs required from 15 overs, RR: 7.80, RRR: 2.20)
WTS Porterfield    36* (19b 6x4 1x6)      RG Aga    2-0-9-0
PR Stirling    2* (11b)      JO Ngoche    1-0-9-0

5.1

Allan to Stirling, no run

5.2

Allan to Stirling, FOUR, over the infield, beautiful shot.

5.3

Allan to Stirling, FOUR, over mid off, better from Stirling.

5.4

Allan to Stirling, 3 runs

5.5

Allan to Porterfield, FOUR

5.6

Allan to Porterfield, SIX, going going gone!!

End of over 6 (21 runs) Ireland 60/0 (12 runs required from 14 overs, RR: 10.00, RRR: 0.85)
WTS Porterfield    46* (21b 7x4 2x6)      DI Allan    1-0-21-0
PR Stirling    13* (15b 2x4)      RG Aga    2-0-9-0

6.1

SO Ngoche to Stirling, 1 run

6.2

SO Ngoche to Porterfield, 1 run

6.3

SO Ngoche to Stirling, 1 run

6.4

SO Ngoche to Porterfield, FOUR, reverse sweep, brings up half century for the Irish skipper.

6.5

SO Ngoche to Porterfield, no run

6.6

SO Ngoche to Porterfield, 1 run

End of over 7 (8 runs) Ireland 68/0 (4 runs required from 13 overs, RR: 9.71, RRR: 0.30)
WTS Porterfield    52* (25b 8x4 2x6)      SO Ngoche    1-0-8-0
PR Stirling    15* (17b 2x4)      DI Allan    1-0-21-0

7.1

Varaiya to Porterfield, 2 runs, easy two just a gentle push into the gap.

7.2

Varaiya to Porterfield, 2 runs, backfoot punch, comprehensive win for Ireland, they will be pretty pleased by this effort.

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Photos

Mar 14, 2012

Another Kenya wicket falls during their collapse, Ireland v Kenya, ICC World Twenty20, Dubai, March 14, 2012

Another Kenya wicket falls during their collapse

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Mar 14, 2012

William Porterfield helped speed Ireland to victory, Ireland v Kenya, ICC World Twenty20, Dubai, March 14, 2012

William Porterfield helped speed Ireland to victory

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