Player of the Match
Player of the Match
    3.4 gets another short ball, gets up into the elbow, appeals, and he is given, stands looking at the umpire, so would I, that was a terrible decision 8/1
    20.1 drives at the fuller ball, plays over the top of it 100/2
    22.3 on the drive, does not get over it, man at point goes down on the knees to take a low catch 107/3
    37.4 short ball, gets set to pull from the front foot, inside edge drags it on 174/5
    31.3 drives firmly at the very wide ball, sets off for the run, K O'Brien at short cover dives across, great pick-up, fires back at the keeper, Bagai is diving to get back, does not make it 137/4
    41.5 outside off, slaps at the drive, not over it, great catch well above the head by Porterfield at backward point 191/6
    43 outside off, pushes to the off, Porterfield dives, gets fingers to it, causes the hesitation, Morgan recovers and Jyoti is well short in taking the second 194/6
    47.3 well forward on the off, where is the non-striker going, half-way down the pitch, ball is back at the bowler via Cusack, hardly a need to appeal 217/9
    45.3 drives into the covers, another great bit of fielding from Porterfield, Batsmen stranded, throw comes in from Cusack, direct hit, GAAAWWWWNNN 201/8
    not out
    48 leg side ball, pushes at it, beaten, foot leaves the crease 220/10
    17 (b 3, lb 7, w 7)
    220 all out (48 Overs, RR: 4.58)
    Fall of wickets: 1-8 (Rizwan Cheema, 3.4 ov), 2-100 (John Davison, 20.1 ov), 3-107 (Geoff Barnett, 22.3 ov), 4-137 (Ashish Bagai, 31.3 ov), 5-174 (Ian Billcliff, 37.4 ov), 6-191 (Sunil Dhaniram, 41.5 ov), 7-194 (Sandeep Jyoti, 42.6 ov), 8-201 (Balaji Rao, 45.3 ov), 9-217 (Umar Bhatti, 47.3 ov), 10-220 (Henry Osinde, 48 ov)
    PC Connell1013313.3020
    WB Rankin1003623.6020
    DT Johnston1023723.7000
    KJ O'Brien302508.3300
    RM West402706.7510
    AR White401403.5000
    AR Cusack703815.4220

Match Notes

  • Calm Morgan steers Ireland home

    Eoin Morgan's mature and calculated 84, and a free-spirited 89 from Kevin O'Brien, led Ireland to a convincing six-wicket win, condemning Canada to their first loss of the tournament. Though both sides are already through to the Super 8s, which get underw

Ireland 2nd innings Partnerships

1st10GC WilsonWTS Porterfield
2nd0EJG MorganWTS Porterfield
3rd32NJ O'BrienEJG Morgan
4th0EJG MorganAR Cusack
5th181EJG MorganKJ O'Brien