Result
28th Match, Super Eights, ICC World Cup at Providence, Mar 30 2007
266/7
48.1/50 ov, target 267
218
England won by 48 runs
Player Of The Match
England Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
EC Joyce  b Rankin1550020.00
MP Vaughan (c)c †NJ O'Brien b Rankin613271046.15
IR Bell c †NJ O'Brien b KJ O'Brien3174922041.89
KP Pietersen c Porterfield b McCallan48479150102.12
PD Collingwood run out (White/Johnston)908211883109.75
A Flintoff  b Johnston4362644069.35
PA Nixon c Morgan b Botha19152311126.66
RS Bopara not out105910200.00
SI Mahmood not out00100-
Extras(lb 2, nb 3, w 13)18
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.32)266/7
Did not bat: JM Anderson, MS Panesar 
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Ed Joyce, 1.1 ov), 2-23 (Michael Vaughan, 5.2 ov), 3-89 (Ian Bell, 21.2 ov), 4-113 (Kevin Pietersen, 26.3 ov), 5-194 (Andrew Flintoff, 43.3 ov), 6-245 (Paul Nixon, 48.2 ov), 7-258 (Paul Collingwood, 49.3 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
D Langford-Smith703805.42285033
WB Rankin712824.00302040
DT Johnston1007017.00269100
AC Botha1015615.60251300
KJ O'Brien402616.5092020
WK McCallan1003813.80353020
AR White20804.0070000
Ireland Innings (target: 267 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
WTS Porterfield c Bell b Flintoff3168841045.58
JP Bray c Bopara b Anderson011000.00
EJG Morgan run out (Mahmood)27120028.57
NJ O'Brien st †Nixon b Vaughan63881284071.59
AC Botha c Flintoff b Panesar1839341046.15
KJ O'Brien lbw b Panesar1219191063.15
DT Johnston (c) b Flintoff27213412128.57
AR White c †Nixon b Collingwood38353940108.57
WK McCallan  b Flintoff56160083.33
D Langford-Smith lbw b Flintoff1210050.00
WB Rankin not out4880050.00
Extras(lb 3, nb 5, w 9)17
TOTAL(48.1 Ov, RR: 4.52)218
Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Jeremy Bray, 0.5 ov), 2-11 (Eoin Morgan, 3.4 ov), 3-72 (William Porterfield, 18.5 ov), 4-116 (Andre Botha, 29.5 ov), 5-139 (Kevin O'Brien, 35.6 ov), 6-139 (Niall O'Brien, 36.2 ov), 7-197 (Trent Johnston, 44.5 ov), 8-209 (Andrew White, 45.5 ov), 9-210 (Dave Langford-Smith, 46.1 ov), 10-218 (Kyle McCallan, 48.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
JM Anderson713515.00261140
SI Mahmood823404.25323011
A Flintoff8.114345.26293004
PD Collingwood603816.33184010
MS Panesar1013123.10361000
MP Vaughan903413.77280110
MATCH DETAILS
Providence Stadium, Guyana
TossEngland , elected to bat first
SeriesWorld Cup
Player Of The Match
Paul Collingwood
Match numberODI no. 2558
Season2006/07
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 days30 March 2007 (50-over match)
Umpires
Simon Taufel
Billy Doctrove
TV Umpire
Daryl Harper
Reserve Umpire
Steve Bucknor
Match Referee
Ranjan Madugalle
PointsEngland 2, Ireland 0
MATCH NOTES
England innings
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • England: 50 runs in 10.2 overs (72 balls), Extras 10
  • Drinks: England - 73/2 in 15.0 overs (IR Bell 22, KP Pietersen 34)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 61 balls (IR Bell 13, KP Pietersen 34, Ex 3)
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0
  • England: 100 runs in 23.5 overs (155 balls), Extras 12
  • Drinks: England - 123/4 in 29.1 overs (PD Collingwood 16, A Flintoff 8)
  • England: 150 runs in 35.2 overs (226 balls), Extras 17
  • 5th Wicket: 50 runs in 68 balls (PD Collingwood 17, A Flintoff 28, Ex 5)
  • PD Collingwood: 50 off 65 balls (5 x 4)
  • England: 200 runs in 44.5 overs (283 balls), Extras 17
  • 6th Wicket: 50 runs in 28 balls (PD Collingwood 31, PA Nixon 19, Ex 1)
  • England: 250 runs in 48.6 overs (308 balls), Extras 18
Ireland innings
  • Lunch: Ireland - 0/0
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Ireland: 50 runs in 11.5 overs (76 balls), Extras 7
  • Drinks: Ireland - 55/2 in 14.0 overs (WTS Porterfield 28, NJ O'Brien 18)
  • 3rd Wicket: 50 runs in 68 balls (WTS Porterfield 23, NJ O'Brien 24, Ex 3)
  • Power Play 3: Overs 15.1 - 20.0
  • Ireland: 100 runs in 24.6 overs (158 balls), Extras 12
  • NJ O'Brien: 50 off 66 balls (4 x 4)
  • Drinks: Ireland - 133/4 in 35.0 overs (NJ O'Brien 62, KJ O'Brien 7)
  • Ireland: 150 runs in 39.2 overs (244 balls), Extras 13
  • 7th Wicket: 50 runs in 47 balls (DT Johnston 27, AR White 20, Ex 3)
  • Ireland: 200 runs in 45.1 overs (282 balls), Extras 16
  • Official Attendance - 4,800