Result
3rd Match, ICCA Dubai, Jan 16 2018, United Arab Emirates Tri-Nation Series
219
(34.5/50 ov, target 220)
223/4
Ireland won by 6 wickets (with 91 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
1y
• ESPNcricinfo staff

Rankin three-for, Balbirnie fifty brush Scotland away

Scotland opener Michael Jones made 87 on debut, but the rest of their batsmen crumbled to Boyd Rankin and co. in Dubai

Match centre 
Scorecard summary
Scotland219(49.2 overs)
Ireland223/4(34.5 overs)
34.5
4
Whittingham to KJ O'Brien, FOUR runs
34.4
4
Whittingham to KJ O'Brien, FOUR runs
34.3
1
Whittingham to Joyce, 1 run
34.2
Whittingham to Joyce, no run
34.1
1
Whittingham to KJ O'Brien, 1 run
end of over 349 runs
IRE: 213/4CRR: 6.26 • RRR: 0.43 • Need 7 from 15.1ov
Kevin O'Brien4 (5)
Ed Joyce30 (42)
Safyaan Sharif6-0-44-2
Stuart Whittingham7-0-34-0
33.6
3
Sharif to KJ O'Brien, 3 runs
33.5
Sharif to KJ O'Brien, no run
33.4
1
Sharif to Joyce, 1 run
33.4
1nb
Sharif to Joyce, 1 no ball
33.3
4
Sharif to Joyce, FOUR runs
33.2
Sharif to Joyce, no run
33.1
Sharif to Joyce, no run
end of over 333 runs
IRE: 204/4CRR: 6.18 • RRR: 0.94 • Need 16 from 15.1ov
Kevin O'Brien1 (3)
Ed Joyce25 (37)
Stuart Whittingham7-0-34-0
Safyaan Sharif5-0-35-2
32.6
Whittingham to KJ O'Brien, no run
32.5
1lb
Whittingham to Joyce, 1 leg bye
32.4
Whittingham to Joyce, no run
32.3
Whittingham to Joyce, no run
32.3
1nb
Whittingham to Joyce, 1 no ball
32.2
1
Whittingham to KJ O'Brien, 1 run
Match details
ICC Academy, Dubai
TossIreland , elected to field first
SeriesUnited Arab Emirates Tri-Nation Series 2018
Player Of The Match
Andy Balbirnie
Match numberODI no. 3954
Season2017/18
Hours of play (local time)09.30 start, First Session 09.30-13.00 Interval 13.00-13.45, Second Session 13.45-17.15
Match days16 January 2018 (50-over match)
ODI debut
Michael Jones
Tom Sole
Umpires
Alex Dowdalls
Nitin Menon
Reserve Umpire
Roly Black
Match Referee
Manu Nayyar
PointsIreland 2, Scotland 0