ICC Intercontinental Cup at Rotterdam, Jul 9-12 2008
127 & 206 (81 ov)
Ireland won by an innings and 67 runs
Player Of The Match
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Stunning Connell downs Netherlands

Debuts don't come much better than Peter Connell's against Netherlands. He wrapped up Ireland's innings-and-67-run victory with a hat-trick, in the process completing a 10-wicket hau

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Scorecard summary
Ireland400/6d(99 overs)1st Innings
Netherlands127(53.4 overs)1st Innings
Netherlands206(81 overs)2nd Innings
Match details
Hazelaarweg, Rotterdam
TossNetherlands , elected to field first
SeriesICC Intercontinental Cup 2007
Player Of The Match
Andre Botha
Hours of play (local time)10.30am start, Lunch 1.00-1.40pm, Tea 3.40-4.00pm, Close 6.00pm
Match days9,10,11,12 July 2008 (4-day match)
First-class debut
Reinhardt Strydom
Gary Kidd
Peter Connell
Steve Davis
Paul Baldwin
Match Referee
David Jukes
PointsIreland 20, Netherlands 0