ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier - Preliminary final

Canada v Ireland

Ireland won by 10 wickets (with 63 balls remaining)

1.4

Rankin to Gunasekera, FOUR, first poor ball of the day as it was a short ball outside the off stump. Gunasekera pulls it to deep square-leg for a boundary

Canada 6/1   R Gunasekera 4* (6b 1x4)   WB Rankin 0.4-0-5-0

1.6

Rankin to Gunasekera, FOUR, fuller ball on the leg stump. Gunasekera flicks it past mid-on for a boundary

Canada 10/1   R Gunasekera 8* (8b 2x4)   WB Rankin 1-0-9-0

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

Canada 27/1   NR Kumar 8* (7b 1x4)   MC Sorensen 0.2-0-5-0

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

Canada 31/1   NR Kumar 12* (9b 2x4)   MC Sorensen 0.4-0-9-0

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)   MC Sorensen 1-0-13-0

16.4

Sorensen to Bhatti, FOUR, fuller ball outside the off stump. Bhatti looks to go for the lofted shot to long-on and gets an inside edge to fine-leg for a boundary

Canada 81/6   RA Bhatti 8* (6b 1x4)   MC Sorensen 3.4-1-20-2

17.1

Stirling to Gordon, FOUR, fuller ball outside the off stump. Gordon lofts it to long-off for a boundary. The boundary was a result of the parry by the fielder

Canada 85/7   TG Gordon 14* (20b 1x4)   PR Stirling 2.1-0-12-0

17.5

Stirling to Gordon, FOUR, full-toss on the leg stump. Gordon comes down the track and lofts it to deep midwicket for a boundary

Canada 91/7   TG Gordon 19* (23b 2x4)   PR Stirling 2.5-0-18-0

18.2

Dockrell to Gordon, FOUR, short ball on the off stump. Gordon pulls it to deep midwicket. Poor fielding effort by Sorensen allows them a boundary

Canada 96/7   TG Gordon 23* (25b 3x4)   GH Dockrell 3.2-0-18-2

19.6

Stirling to Osinde, FOUR, the last ball of the innings is drilled down the ground for a boundary

Canada 106/8   H Osinde 5* (4b 1x4)   PR Stirling 4-0-27-0
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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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