Result
Final, ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier at Dubai (DSC), Mar 24 2012
152/7
(18.5/20 ov, target 153)
156/5
Ireland won by 5 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Afghanistan Innings (20 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Karim Sadiq  b Rankin1610-21160.00
Javed Ahmadi c Rankin b Johnston65-10120.00
Mohammad Shahzad c Porterfield b Sorensen7757-72135.08
Mirwais Ashraf c Porterfield b O'Brien98-01112.50
Nawroz Mangal (c)c Sorensen b O'Brien1015-0066.66
Samiullah Shinwari c Rankin b Sorensen1112-0191.66
Mohammad Nabi c Sorensen b Stirling12-0050.00
Gulbadin Naib not out178-02212.50
Aftab Alam not out13-0033.33
Extras(lb 2, w 2)4
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 7.6)152/7
Fall of wickets: 1-18 (Karim Sadiq, 2.1 ov), 2-27 (Javed Ahmadi, 3.2 ov), 3-56 (Mirwais Ashraf, 6.2 ov), 4-78 (Nawroz Mangal, 10.5 ov), 5-119 (Samiullah Shinwari, 16.2 ov), 6-131 (Mohammad Nabi, 17.4 ov), 7-137 (Mohammad Shahzad, 18.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WB Rankin402215.50---10
DT Johnston4041110.25---00
MC Sorensen302628.66---10
KJ O'Brien401824.50---00
GH Dockrell302608.66---00
PR Stirling201718.50---00
Ireland Innings (target: 153 runs from 20 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
WTS Porterfield (c) b Dawlat Zadran01-000.00
PR Stirling c Gulbadin Naib b Dawlat Zadran7938-93207.89
EC Joyce c Mohammad Nabi b Aftab Alam1116-2068.75
GC Wilson c Mirwais Ashraf b Aftab Alam3239-2082.05
KJ O'Brien c †Mohammad Shahzad b Dawlat Zadran01-000.00
AD Poynter not out2317-21135.29
AR White not out11-00100.00
Extras(lb 6, w 4)10
TOTAL(18.5 Ov, RR: 8.28)156/5
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (William Porterfield, 0.1 ov), 2-33 (Ed Joyce, 3.4 ov), 3-113 (Paul Stirling, 12.5 ov), 4-113 (Kevin O'Brien, 12.6 ov), 5-150 (Gary Wilson, 18.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dawlat Zadran402135.25---10
Mirwais Ashraf1017017.00---10
Aftab Alam3.503428.86---10
Izatullah Dawlatzai3033011.00---00
Samiullah Shinwari301505.00---00
Mohammad Nabi302508.33---00
Gulbadin Naib10505.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Dubai International Cricket Stadium
TossAfghanistan , elected to bat first
SeriesICC World Twenty20 Qualifier 2012
Player Of The Match
Paul Stirling
Player Of The Series
Raymond van Schoor
Series resultIreland won the 2011/12 ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier
Match numberT20I no. 240
Season2011/12
Hours of play (local time)18.00 start, First Session 18.00-19.20, Interval 19.20-19.40, Second Session 19.40-21.00
Match days24 March 2012 (20-over match)
T20 debut
Aftab Alam
Umpires
Chris Gaffaney
Buddhi Pradhan
Reserve Umpire
Ian Ramage
Match Referee
David Jukes