ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier - Preliminary final

Canada v Ireland

Ireland won by 10 wickets (with 63 balls remaining)

0.6

Johnston to Kumar, no run, comes forward and defends it back onto the pitch

Canada 1/1   NR Kumar 0* (1b)

2.1

Johnston to Kumar, no run, comes forward and pushes it to mid-off

2.2

Johnston to Kumar, 1 run, off the outside edge to third-man for a single

Canada 11/1   NR Kumar 1* (3b)

3.2

Rankin to Kumar, 1 run, off the outside edge. Kumar wanted to flick it and gets an outside edge past the point fielder for a single

3.5

Rankin to Kumar, 1 run, fuller ball on the middle stump. Kumar comes forwared and pushes it to mid-on and sets off for a quick single

Canada 16/1   NR Kumar 3* (5b)

4.2

Johnston to Kumar, 1 run, pushes it to midwicket and gets a quick single

Canada 19/1   NR Kumar 4* (6b)

5.2

Sorensen to Kumar, FOUR, short ball outside the off stump. Kumar goes for the lofted drive and clears the infield. He gets his first boundary

5.3

Sorensen to Kumar, no run, turns it to square-leg

5.4

Sorensen to Kumar, FOUR, fuller ball outside the off stump. Kumar comes forward and drives it past the mid-off for a boundary

5.5

Sorensen to Kumar, no run

5.6

Sorensen to Kumar, FOUR, fuller ball outside the off stump. Kumar lofts it back over the bowler's head for a boundary. Good over this for Canada

Canada 35/1   NR Kumar 16* (11b 3x4)

6.2

Johnston to Kumar, 1 run, comes forward and pushes it to point

6.4

Johnston to Kumar, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Kumar comes forward and drives it to cover

6.5

Johnston to Kumar, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Kumar guides it to the point fielder

6.6

Johnston to Kumar, OUT, and that's a wicket for him off the final ball of his spell. He drags Kumar forward with a length ball. Kumar is looking to square-drive and gets a faint outside edge. Enough for Wilson to go up in glee as he pouches the ball

NR Kumar c †Wilson b Johnston 17 (15b 3x4 0x6) SR: 113.33

Canada 38/2   NR Kumar 17 (14b 3x4)
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Photos

Mar 22, 2012

Ruvindu Gunasekera was Canada's top-scorer with 26, Canada v Ireland, World Twenty20 Qualifier, Dubai, March 22, 2012

Ruvindu Gunasekera was Canada's top-scorer with 26

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Mar 22, 2012

William Porterfield made 42 off 25 balls, Canada v Ireland, World Twenty20 Qualifier, Dubai, March 22, 2012

William Porterfield made 42 off 25 balls

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