ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier - Final

Afghanistan v Ireland

Ireland won by 5 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)

0.4

Rankin to Javed Ahmadi, 1 run, turns behind square for a single

Afghanistan 8/0   Javed Ahmadi 1* (1b)

1.1

Johnston to Javed Ahmadi, 1 run, cut to point for a single

1.6

Johnston to Javed Ahmadi, no run, comes forward and punches it to the cover fielder

Afghanistan 18/0   Javed Ahmadi 2* (3b)

3.1

Johnston to Javed Ahmadi, FOUR, fuller ball outside the off stump. Ahmadi comes down the track and lofts it inside out over cover for a boundary

3.2

Johnston to Javed Ahmadi, OUT, and there's the second wicket as Ahmadi looks to cupper cut and doesn't get the distance. Rankin takes an easy catch at third-man

Javed Ahmadi c Rankin b Johnston 6 (5b 1x4 0x6) SR: 120.00

Afghanistan 27/2   Javed Ahmadi 6 (5b 1x4)
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
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Photos

Mar 24, 2012

Paul Stirling was Man of the Match for his quickfire 79, Afghanistan v Ireland, World Twenty20 Qualifier final, Dubai, March 24, 2012

Paul Stirling was Man of the Match for his quickfire 79

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Mar 24, 2012

Andrew White and Andrew Poynter celebrate Ireland's title triumph, Afghanistan v Ireland, World Twenty20 Qualifier final, Dubai, March 24, 2012

Andrew White and Andrew Poynter celebrate Ireland's title triumph

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