result
Final, Dubai (DSC), Mar 24 2012, ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier
(18.5/20 ov, target 153)156/5
Ireland won by 5 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
79 (38) & 1/17
paul-stirling
Player Of The Series
6 wkts • 324 runs
raymond-van-schoor
Afghanistan INNINGS (20 overs maximum)
BATTING 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 out 178-02212.50
Aftab Alam not out 13-0033.33
Extras(lb 2, w 2)4
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 7.60)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
Boyd Rankin402215.50142110
Trent Johnston4041110.25103300
Max Sorensen302628.6651110
Kevin O'Brien401824.50111000
George Dockrell302608.6632100
Paul Stirling201718.5041100
Ireland INNINGS (target: 153 runs from 20 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
William Porterfield (c) b Dawlat Zadran01-000.00
Paul Stirling c Gulbadin Naib b Dawlat Zadran7938-93207.89
Ed Joyce c Mohammad Nabi b Aftab Alam1116-2068.75
Gary Wilson c Mirwais Ashraf b Aftab Alam3239-2082.05
Kevin O'Brien c †Mohammad Shahzad b Dawlat Zadran01-000.00
Andrew Poynter not out 2317-21135.29
Andrew White not out 11-00100.00
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 Zadran402135.25133010
Mirwais Ashraf1017017.0013010
Aftab Alam3.503428.8693110
Izatullah Dawlatzai3033011.0084200
Samiullah Shinwari301505.0071000
Mohammad Nabi302508.3351100
Gulbadin Naib10505.0020000
MATCH DETAILS
Dubai International Cricket Stadium
TossAfghanistan, elected to bat first
SeriesICC World Twenty20 QualifierAfghanistan tour of United Arab Emirates
Season2011/12
Player Of The Match
Paul Stirling
Paul Stirling
Player Of The Series
Raymond van Schoor
Raymond van Schoor
Series resultIreland won the 2011/12 ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier
Match numberT20I no. 240
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 - day (20-over match)
T20I debut
Aftab Alam
Aftab Alam
Umpires
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Buddhi Pradhan
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Chris Gaffaney
Reserve Umpire
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Ian Ramage
Match Referee
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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