ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier - Final

Afghanistan v Ireland

Ireland won by 5 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)

13.1

Stirling to Mohammad Shahzad, 1 run

13.2

Stirling to Samiullah Shenwari, no run

13.3

Stirling to Samiullah Shenwari, SIX, comes down the track and lofts it over long-off for his first six

13.4

Stirling to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run

13.5

Stirling to Mohammad Shahzad, no run, defends it to the leg side

13.6

Stirling to Mohammad Shahzad, 1 run, fuller on the off stump. Shahzad pushes it to mid-on and gets to his fifty with a single

Afghanistan 102/4   PR Stirling 1-0-9-0

17.1

Stirling to Mohammad Shahzad, FOUR, makes room and lofts it to long-on for a boundary

17.2

Stirling to Mohammad Shahzad, 2 runs, and does the same again, but doesn't get enough wood as gets a couple for himself

17.3

Stirling to Mohammad Shahzad, 1 run, drives it to long-off for a single

17.4

Stirling to Mohammad Nabi, OUT, flicks it straight into the hands of the fielder at deep midwicket. Nabi doesn't last long

Mohammad Nabi c Sorensen b Stirling 1 (2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

17.5

Stirling to Mohammad Shahzad, 1 run, pushes it to long-on for a single

17.6

Stirling to Gulbadin Naib, no run, comes forward and defends it back onto the pitch

Afghanistan 132/6   PR Stirling 2-0-17-1
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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