Result
2nd Match, Belfast, Aug 2 2008, ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier
117
(19.5/20 ov, target 118)
118/6
Ireland won by 4 wickets (with 1 ball remaining)
Player Of The Match
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Scorecard summary
Scotland117(20 overs)
Ireland118/6(19.5 overs)
Andre Botha38 (34)
Glenn Rogers2/15(3.5)
Dewald Nel2/19(4)
end of over 2012 runs
IRE: 121/6CRR: 6.1 
Andrew White14 (9)
Gordon Drummond3.5-0-30-0
19.5
4
Drummond to White, FOUR runs
Swept very fine to give Ireland a hard-fought win
19.4
1
Drummond to Strydom, 1 run
scores are level
19.3
2
Drummond to Strydom, 2 runs
Driven to long off, they take a very risky second but Drummond can't gather the return
19.2
1
Drummond to White, 1 run
driven into the covers on the front foot, excellent stop to keep them to one
19.1
4
Drummond to White, FOUR runs
excellent shot by White, scooping the ball very fine to the fine leg boundary for four, it was on leg-stump but vry delicately played
end of over 1911 runs • 1 wicket
IRE: 109/6CRR: 5.73 • RRR: 9.00 • Need 9 from 6b
Andrew White5 (6)
Reinhardt Strydom2 (2)
Dewald Nel4-0-19-2
18.6
1
Nel to White, 1 run
yorker length and driven into the off-side, they pick up a single
18.6
2nb
Nel to Strydom, (no ball) 1 run
too high and pulled away through midwicket fby O'Brien, good work on the boundary keeps them to one run
18.5
1
Nel to White, 1 run
18.4
1
Nel to Strydom, 1 run
18.3
w
Nel to Johnston, OUT
OUT, gone! That is a big wicket and Scotland may just be back in this. Botha came down the wicket but Maiden saw him coming but bowled a flatter ball which hit off stump. Big celebrations from Scotland
DT Johnston c Maiden b Nel 5 (14m 6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 83.33
18.2
1
Nel to White, 1 run
18.1
Nel to White, no run
end of over 185 runs • 1 wicket
IRE: 103/5CRR: 5.72 • RRR: 7.50 • Need 15 from 12b
Andrew White2 (2)
Trent Johnston5 (5)
Gregor Maiden4-0-23-1
17.6
1
Maiden to White, 1 run
another reverse-sweep brings a run
17.5
1
Maiden to Johnston, 1 run
leading edge from Johnston as he tries to whip the ball throug the leg-side, it goes high in the air and falls safe, just over the head of the fielder at cover
17.4
1
Maiden to White, 1 run
reverse- sweep which went very fine for a single, it may hev just been a chance of a catch for Smith
17.3
w
Maiden to Botha, OUT
gone! That is a big wicket and Scotland may just be back in this. Botha came down the wicket but Maiden saw him coming but bowled a flatter ball which hit off stump. Big celebrations from Scotland
AC Botha b Maiden 38 (44m 34b 1x4 1x6) SR: 111.76
17.2
1
Maiden to Johnston, 1 run
another forcing shot off the back foot brings a single to long-off
17.1
1
Maiden to Botha, 1 run
short ball, driven out to long-off on the back foot
Match details
Civil Service Cricket Club, Stormont, Belfast
TossScotland , elected to bat first
SeriesICC World Twenty20 Qualifier 2008
Player Of The Match
Andre Botha
Match numberT20I no. 59
Season2008
Hours of play (local time)13.00 start, First Session 13.00-14.20, Interval 14.20-14.40, Second Session 14.40-16.00
Match days2 August 2008 (20-over match)
T20I debut
William Porterfield
Gary Wilson
Niall O'Brien
Andre Botha
Kevin O'Brien
Trent Johnston
Andrew White
Reinhardt Strydom
Alex Cusack
Kyle McCallan
Peter Connell
Kyle Coetzer
Richie Berrington
Gregor Maiden
Gordon Drummond
Glenn Rogers
Umpires
Niels Bagh
Sarika Prasad
Reserve Umpire
Mark Hawthorne
Match Referee
Chris Broad
PointsIreland 2, Scotland 0