Result
40th Match, Super Eights, ICC World Cup at Bridgetown, Apr 13 2007
12.2/50 ov, target 92
92/1
Australia won by 9 wickets (with 226 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Australia
Ireland Innings (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
JP Bray  b McGrath1230050.00
WTS Porterfield lbw b Tait11114009.09
EJG Morgan c Hayden b McGrath0919000.00
NJ O'Brien  b Tait011000.00
KJ O'Brien c Hodge b Clark1625513064.00
AR White c Hogg b McGrath620300030.00
DT Johnston (c) b Tait1725302068.00
WK McCallan c Tait b Symonds518320027.77
JF Mooney run out (Tait)2344532052.27
D Langford-Smith c Ponting b Hogg2780028.57
WB Rankin not out419250021.05
Extras(nb 1, w 15)16
TOTAL(30 Ov, RR: 3.03)91
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Jeremy Bray, 0.6 ov), 2-2 (William Porterfield, 3.1 ov), 3-2 (Niall O'Brien, 3.2 ov), 4-12 (Eoin Morgan, 4.3 ov), 5-32 (Andrew White, 10.3 ov), 6-42 (Kevin O'Brien, 13.2 ov), 7-54 (Trent Johnston, 16.3 ov), 8-72 (Kyle McCallan, 20.6 ov), 9-80 (Dave Langford-Smith, 23.1 ov), 10-91 (John Mooney, 29.6 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
GD McGrath711732.42321000
SW Tait613936.50253091
SR Clark811912.37402010
GB Hogg62911.50310020
A Symonds31712.33141000
Australia Innings (target: 92 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSRvid
AC Gilchrist  b Johnston34253840136.00
MEK Hussey not out3041573173.17
A Symonds not out1591711166.66
Extras(lb 4, nb 1, w 8)13
TOTAL(12.2 Ov, RR: 7.45)92/1
Did not bat: ML Hayden, RT Ponting, MJ Clarke, BJ Hodge, GB Hogg, SR Clark, SW Tait, GD McGrath 
Fall of wickets: 1-62 (Adam Gilchrist, 8.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
D Langford-Smith302709.0083020
WB Rankin4.202405.53171140
DT Johnston301816.00102021
JF Mooney1014014.0021100
WK McCallan10505.0041000
MATCH DETAILS
Kensington Oval, Bridgetown, Barbados
TossAustralia , elected to field first
SeriesWorld Cup
Player Of The Match
Glenn McGrath
Match numberODI no. 2570
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 days13 April 2007 (50-over match)
Umpires
Billy Bowden
Rudi Koertzen
TV Umpire
Steve Bucknor
Reserve Umpire
Simon Taufel
Match Referee
Ranjan Madugalle
PointsAustralia 2, Ireland 0
MATCH NOTES
Ireland innings
  • Power Play 2: Overs 10.1 - 15.0
  • Drinks: Ireland - 42/6 in 13.2 overs (DT Johnston 10)
  • Ireland: 50 runs in 14.4 overs (97 balls), Extras 9
Australia innings
  • Australia: 50 runs in 6.5 overs (47 balls), Extras 10
  • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 47 balls (AC Gilchrist 27, MEK Hussey 14, Ex 10)
  • One Day International Scorers: Binoy George and S Raju
  • Official Attendance - 12,178