So Dockrell's supreme batting form continues. After 98 not out in the last Cup game, he sees his side home again with 94 not out. His partnership of 140 with John Anderson the match-winnings one and Knights slips to a third straight defeat.o

48.3
4
Getkate to Dockrell, FOUR runs, Short again and pulled to long leg to win the game in style
48.2
4
Getkate to Dockrell, FOUR runs, Short ball on leg and he pulls to fine leg to tie the scores
48.1
1
Getkate to Richardson, 1 run, Tucked off his hips to deep square

END OF OVER:
48 | 10 Runs | LEINS: 230/7 (6 runs required from 12 balls, RR: 4.79, RRR: 3.00)

  • George Dockrell86 (98b)
  • Eddie Richardson6 (4b)
  • Andre Malan10-1-51-3
  • Graeme McCarter8-0-46-2

So just 6 needed off the last two overs and Dockrell going to miss out on his 100 again

47.6
0
Malan to Dockrell, no run, Driven to mid-off
47.5
0
Malan to Dockrell, no run, Misses outside the off
47.4
1
Malan to Richardson, 1 run, MISSED RUN OUT Straight to McCollum at short mid-wicket, but throw misses the stumps
47.3
4
Malan to Richardson, FOUR runs, Pulled away and wide of the mid-wicket fielder for a vital boundary
47.3
1w
Malan to Richardson, 1 wide, down leg side
47.2
3lb
Malan to Dockrell, 3 leg byes, another misfield, this time by McCarter at short fine leg
47.1
1
Malan to Richardson, 1 run, No hat-trick, just a scrambled single into the off side

END OF OVER:
47 | 11 Runs 1 Wkt | LEINS: 220/7 (16 runs required from 18 balls, RR: 4.68, RRR: 5.33)

  • Eddie Richardson0 (1b)
  • George Dockrell86 (95b)
  • Graeme McCarter8-0-46-2
  • Andre Malan9-1-44-3

Just 16 off 18 balls and here is Malan's hat-trick ball

46.6
1lb
McCarter to Richardson, 1 leg bye,
46.5
1
McCarter to Dockrell, 1 run, Pulled hard to deep mid-wicket, Thompson on the boundary
46.4
6
McCarter to Dockrell, SIX runs, No stopping that one as it sails over long-on
46.3
2
McCarter to Dockrell, 2 runs, Down the pitch and superb stop by Tector at full stretch stops the boundary at long-off

Driven down the ground to long-on and Malan takes a running catch, never in doubt

46.2
W
McCarter to Kane, OUT,

TE Kane c Malan b McCarter 0 (1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

46.1
1
McCarter to Dockrell, 1 run, Driven down the ground to long-off

END OF OVER:
46 | 5 Runs 2 Wkts | LEINS: 209/6 (27 runs required from 24 balls, RR: 4.54, RRR: 6.75)

  • George Dockrell76 (91b)
  • Andre Malan9-1-44-3
  • Shane Getkate9-1-36-1
45.6
W
Malan to Tucker, OUT, Two in two for Malan as that rips through the forward defensive and trims the bails

L Tucker b Malan 0 (1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

45.5
W
Malan to Anderson, OUT,

J Anderson b Malan 75 (111b 7x4 0x6) SR: 67.56

45.4
2
Malan to Anderson, 2 runs, CHANCE A more difficult one but Getkate got his hand to it at extra cover
45.3
2
Malan to Anderson, 2 runs, More good running beats Dennison's throw from deep square
45.2
1
Malan to Dockrell, 1 run, Forward and drives down the ground to long-on
45.1
0
Malan to Dockrell, no run, Forward and pushed back to the bowler

END OF OVER:
45 | 7 Runs | LEINS: 204/4 (32 runs required from 30 balls, RR: 4.53, RRR: 6.40)

  • George Dockrell75 (89b)
  • John Anderson71 (108b)
  • Shane Getkate9-1-36-1
  • Andre Malan8-1-39-1
44.6
1
Getkate to Dockrell, 1 run, Turned past square leg and they get their seven off that over but how important will that miss be

Leinster 2nd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st4ST DohenyGJ Delany
2nd44A BalbirnieGJ Delany
3rd4J AndersonGJ Delany
4th17J AndersonSimi Singh
5th140J AndersonGH Dockrell
6th0GH DockrellLJ Tucker
7th1GH DockrellTE Kane
8th29GH DockrellEJ Richardson

Cricket Ireland Inter-Provincial Limited Over Cup

TEAMMWLPTNRR
LEINS42111-0.284
NK422101.719
NWW4126-1.811