result
(D/N), Abu Dhabi, Mar 14 2008, Essex tour of United Arab Emirates
196/8
(33.4/35 ov, target 197)199/4
Ireland won by 6 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)
Essex INNINGS (35 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mark Pettini (c)c Johnston b Botha8482-63102.43
Jason Gallian run out (KJ O'Brien)2140-3052.50
Varun Chopra  b Botha717-0041.17
James Foster c McCallan b Thompson1525-1060.00
James Middlebrook c & b Fourie86-10133.33
Jaik Mickleburgh c & b Thompson26-0033.33
Tim Phillips not out 2421-30114.28
Graham Napier c †NJ O'Brien b Botha85-01160.00
Tom Westley c Fourie b Botha97-01128.57
Mervyn Westfield not out 52-10250.00
Extras(b 1, lb 1, nb 1, w 10)13
TOTAL(35 Ov, RR: 5.60)196/8
Fall of wickets: 1-53, 2-77, 3-114, 4-124, 5-138, 6-161, 7-176, 8-186
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Dave Langford-Smith503607.20---00
Kevin O'Brien612804.66---00
Thinus Fourie603716.16---00
Andre Botha703645.14---00
Kyle McCallan502505.00---00
Greg Thompson603225.33---00
Ireland INNINGS (target: 197 runs from 35 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Reinhardt Strydom  b Phillips7399-12073.73
William Porterfield c Phillips b Palladino1725-3068.00
Paul Stirling c Palladino b Phillips2631-3083.87
Eoin Morgan not out 5740-43142.50
Niall O'Brien lbw b Phillips02-000.00
Kevin O'Brien not out 128-01150.00
Extras(b 1, lb 2, nb 2, w 9)14
TOTAL(33.4 Ov, RR: 5.91)199/4
Fall of wickets: 1-22, 2-102, 3-177, 4-177
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Graham Napier602904.83---00
Tony Palladino504519.00---00
Chris Wright503306.60---00
James Middlebrook703104.42---00
Tim Phillips702533.57---00
Tom Westley3.403309.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
TossEssex, elected to bat first
SeriesEssex tour of United Arab Emirates
Season2007/08
Players per side12 (11 batting, 11 fielding)
Match days12 March 2008 - daynight(50-over match)
Umpires
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Mohammad Ali
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Mohammad Asif
MATCH NOTES
  • The match was reduced before play started to 35 overs per side