result
Dublin, Jul 28 2008, European Championship Division One
(29/50 ov)143/3
Ireland won by 7 wickets (with 126 balls remaining)
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Ireland overwhelm Netherlands

The European Championship Division 1 continued at three venues around Dublin. Here is a round-up of the action from the third day

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Scorecard summary
Netherlands142/10(47.1 overs)
Ireland143/3(29 overs)
end of over 296 runs
IRE: 143/3CRR: 4.93  • Need 0 from 21 overs
Niall O'Brien58 (80)
Andrew White22 (27)
Henk-Jan Mol3-0-17-0

Thanks for joining us from Dublin, we're back tomorrow at the same time for Scotland against The Netherlands. Ireland march on after a comprehensive victory but the Dutch must improve in all areas if they are to test Scotland tomorrow.

Please join me tomorrow for a 10.45am start in Clontarf, Dublin. Cheers.

28.6
1
Mol to N O'Brien, 1 run

and that's that- pulled behind square to complete an easy victory for Ireland

28.5
1
Mol to White, 1 run

driven wide of mid off for a single to tie the scores

28.4
Mol to White, no run
28.3
4
Mol to White, FOUR runs

a half volley, nicely threaded through extra cover for four

28.2
Mol to White, no run
28.1
Mol to White, no run
end of over 282 runs
IRE: 137/3CRR: 4.89 RRR: 0.27 • Need 6 from 22 overs
Niall O'Brien57 (79)
Andrew White17 (22)
Pieter Seelaar5-0-16-1

Only ix to win now, a very professional performance by Ireland today, the Dutch have much to ponder though

27.6
Seelaar to N O'Brien, no run
27.5
Seelaar to N O'Brien, no run

good fielding again, this time at midwicket prevents a run

27.4
Seelaar to N O'Brien, no run
27.3
1
Seelaar to White, 1 run

driven wide of mid off, a good diving save keeps White to a single

27.2
1
Seelaar to N O'Brien, 1 run

short ball tucked through square leg for a single

27.1
Seelaar to N O'Brien, no run
end of over 274 runs
IRE: 135/3CRR: 5.00 RRR: 0.35 • Need 8 from 23 overs
Andrew White16 (21)
Niall O'Brien56 (74)
Henk-Jan Mol2-0-11-0
26.6
Mol to White, no run

half volley but White can't pierce the field

26.5
4
Mol to White, FOUR runs

short ball which is effortlessly pulled behind square leg for four

26.4
Mol to White, no run

firmly driven to mid off

26.3
Mol to White, no run
26.2
Mol to White, no run

good ball which White sees through to the keeper

26.1
Mol to White, no run
end of over 262 runs
IRE: 131/3CRR: 5.03 RRR: 0.50 • Need 12 from 24 overs
Niall O'Brien56 (74)
Andrew White12 (15)
Pieter Seelaar4-0-14-1
25.6
Seelaar to N O'Brien, no run

big drive to mid off but good foelding prevents a single

25.5
Seelaar to N O'Brien, no run
Match details
Castle Avenue, Dublin
TossIreland, elected to field first
SeriesEuropean Championship Division OneNetherlands tour of Ireland
Season2008
Match numberODI no. 2737
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 days28 July 2008 - day(50-over match)
Umpires
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Billy Bowden
Germany Image
Paul Baldwin
Reserve Umpire
Scotland XI Image
Brian Papworth
Match Referee
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Chris Broad
PointsIreland 2, Netherlands 0