ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier - Preliminary final

Ireland v Namibia

Ireland won by 9 wickets (with 59 balls remaining)

4.6

Johnston to Williams, no run, away shape from the right-hander, full delivery angled in and then swerving away, he leaves it alone, superb spell this from Johnston

Namibia 20/2   CG Williams 0* (1b)

6.1

Johnston to Williams, 1 run, good delivery once again, coming in and hitting him on the pad, he remained in the crease to the length ball, looked to be going down leg

6.3

Johnston to Williams, no run, pitched up, excellent line, just outside off, he leans forward and blocks

6.4

Johnston to Williams, 1 run, shuffles across to a short of a length ball and works it through midwicket

6.6

Johnston to Williams, 1 run, slaps one outside off to sweeper cover, end of an outstanding spell from Johnston

Namibia 25/2   CG Williams 3* (5b)

7.1

Sorensen to Williams, OUT, Porterfield takes a brilliant catch, Williams looking to break free, but ended up swinging wildly at a wide and full delivery outside off, he was looking to go much straighter down the ground, but only sliced it high on the off side, Porterfield kept his eyes on it, ran across at extra cover and held on to the steepler even as he tumbled down

CG Williams c Porterfield b Sorensen 3 (6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

Namibia 25/3   CG Williams 3 (6b)
Tournament Results
Afghanistan v Ireland at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 24, 2012
Ireland won by 5 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Ireland v Namibia at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 24, 2012
Ireland won by 9 wickets (with 59 balls remaining)
Canada v Scotland at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 23, 2012
Scotland won by 4 wickets (with 0 balls remaining)
Hong Kong v U.S.A. at Dubai (CA2) - Mar 23, 2012
Hong Kong won by 77 runs
Nepal v P.N.G. at Dubai (CA) - Mar 23, 2012
Nepal won by 6 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Bermuda v Uganda at Dubai (CA2) - Mar 23, 2012
Bermuda won by 41 runs
Ireland v Netherlands at Dubai (DSC) - Mar 23, 2012
Ireland won by 7 wickets (with 20 balls remaining)
Italy v Kenya at Dubai (CA) - Mar 23, 2012
Kenya won by 38 runs
More results »

Photos

Mar 24, 2012

The Ireland team after beating Namibia to make the World Twenty20, Ireland v Namibia, ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier, preliminary final, Dubai, March 24, 2012

The Ireland team after beating Namibia to make the World Twenty20

© ICC/Ian Jacobs