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)
T20I debut
Aftab Alam
Umpires
Chris Gaffaney
Buddhi Pradhan
Reserve Umpire
Ian Ramage
Match Referee
David Jukes
MATCH NOTES
Mohammad Shahzad 50 in 46 mins off 39 balls, 5x4, 1x6
  • PR Stirling 50 in 30 mins off 17 balls, 7x4, 2x6