ICC World Twenty20, 12th Match, Group A: India v Ireland at Nottingham, Jun 10, 2009
ICC World Twenty20 - 12th match, Group A
India won by 8 wickets (with 15 balls remaining)
Played at Trent Bridge, Nottingham (neutral venue)
10 June 2009 - night match (20-over match)

Harbhajan Singh to White, no run, goes for the sweep and is hit on the pad outside off


Harbhajan Singh to White, no run, goes back to defend back to the bowler

Ireland 48/5   AR White 0* (2b)

I Sharma to White, FOUR, lunges across, stabs the length delivery off the outside edge to third man. Yusuf rushes across and dives to his left but is unable to prevent the boundary


I Sharma to White, no run, 137.9 kmph delivery cutting in and it rushes through the bat and pad gap and goes to Dhoni


I Sharma to White, no run, 135.8 kmph kicks up from length and holds its line this time and beats the bat.


I Sharma to White, no run, After taking one out, bringing one back in, he serves a bouncer this time, climbs over the attempted pull and Dhoni gathers


I Sharma to White, 1 run, short in length, pulled away to long leg for a single

Ireland 54/5   AR White 5* (7b 1x4)

Harbhajan Singh to White, no run, goes for the reverse sweep but doesn't connect and Dhoni whips the bails off


Harbhajan Singh to White, FOUR, Undaunted by the previous failure, he goes for another reverse sweep and connects superbly this time. This ball was fuller than the previous one.


Harbhajan Singh to White, 1 run, goes right back to nudge it to cover point


Harbhajan Singh to White, 1 run, looped across, on the middle and off, swept away for a single

Ireland 61/5   AR White 11* (11b 2x4)

Ojha to White, no run, arm-ball on the off stump line, beats the forward defensive stroke and catches him in front. Loud shout by Ojha, not supported by Dhoni and the umpire turns it down. That was close. In fact would have hit the middle


Ojha to White, 1 run, turned to backward square leg for a single


Ojha to White, no run


Ojha to White, 1 run, worked past square leg for a run

Ireland 64/5   AR White 13* (15b 2x4)

I Sharma to White, 1 run, moves outside the off stump and paddles the length delivery .. .. will just get a single as fine-leg is back near the ropes


I Sharma to White, 1 run, tries a slower one, a full toss, lunges out to push it away to cover

Ireland 69/5   AR White 15* (17b 2x4)

Ojha to White, 1 leg bye, lovely slow delivery, it took an eternity to reach the other end, the batsman had completed the sweep shot by then; the ball rolled towards short third man


Ojha to White, 1 leg bye, comes down the track, Ojha shortens the length and he lunges out to jab it to the off side

Ireland 72/5   AR White 15* (19b 2x4)

IK Pathan to White, SIX, pulled away for a six. It was the short one and he backed away to go for the pull, got a thick top edge but the ball kept sailing into the night


IK Pathan to White, 1 run, from round the stumps, fullish, around off stump, pushed to extra cover


IK Pathan to White, 2 runs, moves outside off to paddle, Irfan serves a full toss on the off stump, lapped around the corner for a single


IK Pathan to White, 1 run, almost a yorker , squeezed out to cover point

Ireland 84/7   AR White 25* (23b 2x4 1x6)

Khan to White, FOUR, shuffles outside off stump, Zak hurls a full toss and White chipped it superbly to deep backward square-leg boundary.


Khan to White, OUT, hits short of length and gets it kick up outside off stump, White tried to cut it away but nicked it behind

AR White c †Dhoni b Khan 29 (19m 25b 3x4 1x6) SR: 116.00

Ireland 92/8   AR White 29 (25b 3x4 1x6)





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