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710dThe Bulletin by Andrew McGlashan

O'Brien blazes Ireland to glory

Kevin O'Brien stunned England with the fastest hundred in World Cup history as Ireland secured their greatest victory with a monumental three-wicket triumph in Bangalore

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A pink typhoon

England had been contemplating a walk in the park against Ireland, but they found themselves at the receiving end of a pasting

886dTim Wigmore

Farewell to a Gaelic hero

John Mooney, who has retired from international cricket, was an indefatigable and inspirational competitor

720dSharda Ugra

The night of the possible

No one expected Ireland to pull off the biggest chase in World Cup history, against England. But they had one Kevin O'Brien in their midst to do just that

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Swann 'shell-shocked' after humiliating defeat

Graeme Swann admitted that England were left shell-shocked by the manner and magnitude of their incredible three-wicket defeat at the hands of Kevin O'Brien on Wednesday night

710dBrydon Coverdale in Bangalore

Contented Cusack cherishes upset

Alex Cusack is just happy to be an international cricketer and this week, the Irish fans are pleased he came to their country

710dSiddarth Ravindran

Partying supporters send message to ICC

A beaming Cricket Ireland president, Basil McNamee, was among the dozensof delighted Irish fans awaiting their heroes at the team hotel inBangalore on Wednesday night

812dNagraj Gollapudi

Kev and John's excellent adventure

At 111 for 5, Ireland looked to be at the receiving end of a mismatch, but they turned things around with a win their nation will never forget

710dS Rajesh

Boundaries do it for Ireland

Ireland played many more dots and took far fewer singles, but Kevin O'Brien's power-hitting made all of that redundant

710dDileep Premachandran

A wake-up call for a cliquey sport

Ireland have proudly carried the associates' standard for two World Cups insuccession. They're not asking for free lunches, just for a fair chance

710dLiam Brickhill in Bangalore

Easy as spit for O'Brien

The plays of the day from an epic contest between England and Ireland in Bangalore

710dLiam Brickhill in Bangalore

Strauss stunned by England humiliation

England captain Andrew Strauss admitted to being shocked and disappointed at his side's three-wicket defeat to Ireland in Bangalore

710dLiam Brickhill in Bangalore

Ireland aim to take down the old enemy

With their fun-loving demeanour, Ireland were always going to be one of the Associate teams that make the World Cup more colourful, but they want to win too

710dAbhishek Purohit in Bangalore

'Watch out India, you're next'

As the Ireland team celebrated mid-pitch in a raw burst of emotions after beating England, so did their fans, who had dared to dream along with Kevin O'Brien,

Ireland 2nd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
0WTS PorterfieldPR Stirling
62EC JoycePR Stirling
41EC JoyceNJ O'Brien
3EC JoyceGC Wilson
5KJ O'BrienGC Wilson
162KJ O'BrienAR Cusack
44JF MooneyKJ O'Brien
12DT JohnstonJF Mooney