Result
9th Match, Dubai (DSC), Mar 14 2012, Group B, ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier
(7.2/20 ov, target 72)
72/0
Ireland won by 10 wickets (with 76 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
1y
• The Report by Ger Siggins

Ireland rebound with thumping win

Ireland bounced back from their day one disaster to trounce Kenya at the Dubai Cricket Stadium, where seam held sway at the ICC World Twenty20 qualifier

Match centre 
Scorecard summary
Kenya71(19 overs)
Ireland72/0(7.2 overs)
7.2
2
Varaiya to Porterfield, 2 runs
backfoot punch, comprehensive win for Ireland, they will be pretty pleased by this effort.
7.1
2
Varaiya to Porterfield, 2 runs
easy two just a gentle push into the gap.
end of over 78 runs
IRE: 68/0CRR: 9.71 • RRR: 0.30 • Need 4 from 78b
William Porterfield52 (25)
Paul Stirling15 (17)
Shem Ngoche1-0-8-0
Duncan Allan1-0-21-0
6.6
1
SO Ngoche to Porterfield, 1 run
6.5
SO Ngoche to Porterfield, no run
6.4
4
SO Ngoche to Porterfield, FOUR runs
reverse sweep, brings up half century for the Irish skipper.
6.3
1
SO Ngoche to Stirling, 1 run
6.2
1
SO Ngoche to Porterfield, 1 run
6.1
1
SO Ngoche to Stirling, 1 run
end of over 621 runs
IRE: 60/0CRR: 10 • RRR: 0.85 • Need 12 from 84b
William Porterfield46 (21)
Paul Stirling13 (15)
Duncan Allan1-0-21-0
Ragheb Aga2-0-9-0
5.6
6
Allan to Porterfield, SIX runs
going going gone!!
5.5
4
Allan to Porterfield, FOUR runs
5.4
3
Allan to Stirling, 3 runs
5.3
4
Allan to Stirling, FOUR runs
over mid off, better from Stirling.
5.2
4
Allan to Stirling, FOUR runs
over the infield, beautiful shot.
5.1
Allan to Stirling, no run
end of over 56 runs
IRE: 39/0CRR: 7.8 • RRR: 2.20 • Need 33 from 90b
William Porterfield36 (19)
Paul Stirling2 (11)
Ragheb Aga2-0-9-0
James Ngoche1-0-9-0
4.6
Aga to Porterfield, no run
4.5
1
Aga to Stirling, 1 run
inside edge to fine leg.
4.4
Aga to Stirling, no run
4.3
1
Aga to Porterfield, 1 run
Match details
Dubai International Cricket Stadium
TossKenya , elected to bat first
SeriesICC World Twenty20 Qualifier 2012
Player Of The Match
Boyd Rankin
Match numberT20I no. 232
Season2011/12
Hours of play (local time)10.00 start, First Session 10.00-11.20, Interval 11.20-11.40, Second Session 11.40-13.00
Match days14 March 2012 (20-over match)
Umpires
Buddhi Pradhan
Simon Taufel
Reserve Umpire
Johan Cloete
Match Referee
David Jukes
PointsIreland 2, Kenya 0