Dublin (Malahide), Jul 29 2008, European Championship Division One
(36.5/50 ov)159/6
Ireland won by 4 wickets (with 79 balls remaining)
Italy INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
Andy Northcote lbw b Cusack922271040.90
Thushara Kurukulasuriya lbw b O'Brien1633413048.48
Alessandro Bonora c Porterfield b Kidd31951033032.63
Peter Petricola c †Wilson b Cusack1829352062.06
Joe Scuderi (c)run out (Porterfield)2967582043.28
Hemantha Jayasena c White b O'Brien2327262085.18
Nic Northcote not out 1222340054.54
Kelum Perera retired hurt 14100025.00
Gayashan de Silva not out 21100200.00
Extras(lb 7, w 10)17
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 3.15)158/6
Fall of wickets: 1-24 (Andy Northcote, 7.2 ov), 2-32 (Thushara Kurukulasuriya, 10.5 ov), 3-54 (Peter Petricola, 19.6 ov), 4-114 (Alessandro Bonora, 40.3 ov), 5-120 (Joe Scuderi, 41.5 ov), 6-153 (Hemantha Jayasena, 48.5 ov)
Thinus Fourie812503.12---10
Kevin O'Brien1022722.70---00
Alex Cusack912823.11---10
Kyle McCallan1012002.00---10
Gary Kidd1002712.70---20
Andrew White302408.00---10
Ireland INNINGS (target: 159 runs from 50 overs)
William Porterfield (c)lbw b AM Northcote2123273091.30
Gary Wilson c †NM Northcote b AM Northcote32293650110.34
Paul Stirling not out 56821034068.29
Alex Cusack c Scuderi b Petricola714101050.00
Reinhardt Strydom lbw b Petricola078000.00
Andrew Poynter  b de Silva2043451046.51
Andrew White lbw b Bonora1120201055.00
Kevin O'Brien not out 2370066.66
Extras(lb 1, w 9)10
TOTAL(36.5 Ov, RR: 4.31)159/6
Fall of wickets: 1-40 (William Porterfield, 7.1 ov), 2-58 (Gary Wilson, 9.5 ov), 3-69 (Alex Cusack, 12.5 ov), 4-75 (Reinhardt Strydom, 14.6 ov), 5-135 (Andrew Poynter, 28.2 ov), 6-153 (Andrew White, 34.6 ov)
Gayashan de Silva813514.37---30
Peter Petricola822723.37---00
Andy Northcote804125.12---20
Hemantha Jayasena703104.42---20
Alessandro Bonora1.50512.72---10
The Village, Malahide, Dublin
TossItaly, elected to bat first
SeriesEuropean Championship Division One
Hours of play (local time)10.45 start, First Session 10.45-14.15, Interval 14.15-15.00, Second Session 15.00-18.30.
Match days29 July 2008 - day (50-over match)
Scotland Image
Brian Papworth
Ireland Image
Charlie McElwee
PointsIreland 2, Italy 0