31.3 what is Shahzad doing? Its a short ball and its like fielding practice as he guides the ball into Wilson's hands at first slip. Shahzad can't believe it, Chase now has two wickets in three balls. 143/5
    5.1 first wicket goes down for Afghanistan, its a good length ball from McCarthy. Ahmadi gets trapped in front of the stumps, Umpire Black thinks for a couple of seconds and then gives him out. 19/1
    14.4 that's tough luck for Rahmat, the ball is going down the legside and he manages to get a little bit of bat on the ball. Poynter dives to his left to gather the ball, Rahmat stands there in dis-belief on whats just happened! 59/2
    16.1 What a way to start from McBrine, its outside off-stump and Shenwari manages to get an edge to Stirling at first slip. Afghanistan in a bit of trouble here 63/3
    31.1 its a wide ball and Stanikzai swings at the ball. It flies in the air towards third man and Joyce takes a good running catch. 139/4
    34.1 Murtagh strikes first ball and the dangerous Najibullah is out. Its wide of off-stump and Najibullah swings at the ball, gets a faint edge through to the keeper 153/6
    47.2 O'Brien draws Nabi into hitting the ball in the air towards Long-off. Murtagh back-pedals and takes the catch 227/9
    37.3 Porterfield takes a worldie. It cuts hard to his left at point, Porterfield dives and takes a one handed catch. 170/7
    46 its a short ball and Rashid gets a top edge which loops up to Poynter behind the stumps 222/8
    not out
    49.1 that's all she wrote, Hassan hits the ball a mile in the air. Stirling goes back and takes a smart catch at extra cover. 236/10
    13 (lb 2, nb 1, w 10)
    236 all out (49.1 Overs, RR: 4.8)
    Fall of wickets: 1-19 (Javed Ahmadi, 5.1 ov), 2-59 (Rahmat Shah, 14.4 ov), 3-63 (Samiullah Shinwari, 16.1 ov), 4-139 (Asghar Afghan, 31.1 ov), 5-143 (Mohammad Shahzad, 31.3 ov), 6-153 (Najibullah Zadran, 34.1 ov), 7-170 (Mirwais Ashraf, 37.3 ov), 8-222 (Rashid Khan, 45.6 ov), 9-227 (Mohammad Nabi, 47.2 ov), 10-236 (Hamid Hassan, 49.1 ov)
    TJ Murtagh1013113.1000
    BJ McCarthy1005735.7020
    PKD Chase1006826.8021
    KJ O'Brien9.102833.0510
    AR McBrine412215.5000
    PR Stirling602804.6610

Match Notes

Ireland 2nd innings Partnerships

2EC JoyceWTS Porterfield
10EC JoyceSP Terry
17EC JoyceSW Poynter
144EC JoyceKJ O'Brien
64EC JoycePR Stirling