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2nd ODI (D/N), Sharjah, December 07, 2017, Ireland tour of United Arab Emirates
(45.2/50 ov, T:272) 220

Ireland won by 51 runs

Player Of The Match
Ireland INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
William Porterfield (c)c Asghar Stanikzai b Gulbadin Naib4764-7073.43
Paul Stirling lbw b Rashid Khan8296-8185.41
Andy Balbirnie lbw b Mujeeb Ur Rahman43-10133.33
Niall O'Brien st †Shafiqullah b Mujeeb Ur Rahman1333-0039.39
Gary Wilson  b Rashid Khan01-000.00
Kevin O'Brien lbw b Dawlat Zadran1110-01110.00
Stuart Poynter c & b Mohammad Nabi1828-0064.28
George Dockrell not out 6248-71129.16
Barry McCarthy  b Dawlat Zadran712-0058.33
Tim Murtagh  b Mohammad Nabi35-0060.00
Peter Chase not out 01-000.00
Extras(b 13, lb 6, w 5)24
TOTAL50 Ov (RR: 5.42)271/9
Fall of wickets: 1-115 (William Porterfield, 21.5 ov), 2-120 (Andy Balbirnie, 22.4 ov), 3-160 (Paul Stirling, 31.4 ov), 4-160 (Gary Wilson, 31.5 ov), 5-160 (Niall O'Brien, 32.5 ov), 6-188 (Kevin O'Brien, 36.3 ov), 7-217 (Stuart Poynter, 42.6 ov), 8-244 (Barry McCarthy, 46.6 ov), 9-271 (Tim Murtagh, 49.5 ov)
Mujeeb Ur Rahman1005025.00363230
22.4 to A Balbirnie, flighted on off, onto the frontfoot to defend but gets hit on the pads as it spins, loud appeal and given, crowd go wild its the youngster again in the wickets column. 120/2
32.5 to NJ O'Brien, tossed outside off, onto the frontfoot to drive but beaten, keeper gathers it well and wipes the bails of, reply shows the batsman was out of the crease when the bails were wiped. 160/5
Dawlat Zadran1006526.503111000
36.3 to KJ O'Brien, good length on off, stands his ground and looks to drag it to on-side but gets hit on the backleg, loud appeal and given. 188/6
46.6 to BJ McCarthy, fuller and straight on middle, looks to slog it towards mid-wicket but it goes throw and knocks the middle stump. 244/8
Gulbadin Naib1003613.60332000
21.5 to WTS Porterfield, short ball, goes for a pull but gets it high on the bat and to the mid-on fielder for an easy catch. 115/1
Mohammad Nabi1006126.10235100
42.6 to SW Poynter, tossed on middle-leg, looks to slog it towards mid-wicket but gets a top edge in the air, bowler calls for it and gets it for a good catch going backward. 217/7
49.5 to TJ Murtagh, quick and straight on middle, makes room to slog it straight but misses it and gets bowled, got a bit too across. 271/9
Rashid Khan1004024.00292000
31.4 to PR Stirling, goodly on off, onto the frontfoot to defend but beaten and hit on the pads, loud appeal for lbw umpire takes his time raises the finger. 160/3
31.5 to GC Wilson, googly on off and beats the batsman all ends up, through the gap between bat and pad to hit the middle stump, on a hat-trick next ball. 160/4
Afghanistan INNINGS (Target: 272 runs from 50 overs)
Javed Ahmadi c Dockrell b McCarthy4867-7071.64
Ihsanullah  b McCarthy2029-1168.96
Rahmat Shah st †NJ O'Brien b Dockrell3243-2074.41
Asghar Afghan (c)c Wilson b Murtagh1223-1052.17
Nasir Jamal c Porterfield b McCarthy2547-0053.19
Mohammad Nabi  b Chase2926-30111.53
Gulbadin Naib c Poynter b Chase312-0025.00
Rashid Khan not out 1615-10106.66
Shafiqullah  b McCarthy01-000.00
Dawlat Zadran lbw b McCarthy1210-10120.00
Mujeeb Ur Rahman run out (KJ O'Brien/Chase)00-00-
Extras(b 3, lb 5, nb 1, w 14)23
TOTAL45.2 Ov (RR: 4.85)220
Fall of wickets: 1-46 (Ihsanullah, 11.1 ov), 2-97 (Javed Ahmadi, 21.1 ov), 3-114 (Rahmat Shah, 24.3 ov), 4-130 (Asghar Afghan, 28.3 ov), 5-182 (Mohammad Nabi, 37.1 ov), 6-187 (Gulbadin Naib, 39.4 ov), 7-201 (Nasir Jamal, 42.5 ov), 8-201 (Shafiqullah, 42.6 ov), 9-215 (Dawlat Zadran, 44.6 ov), 10-220 (Mujeeb Ur Rahman, 45.2 ov)
Tim Murtagh912813.11330100
28.3 to Asghar Stanikzai, good length on middle, picks it up towards mid-wicket but gets more air than distance and straight to the fielder at mid-wicket. 130/4
George Dockrell904214.66251040
24.3 to Rahmat Shah, tossed on off, onto the frontfoot to drive but gets beaten, keeper takes the bails off quickly, third umpire into the scene and reply shows hes just short of the line. 114/3
Peter Chase8.204525.40316021
37.1 to Mohammad Nabi, good length outside off, goes for a drive into covers but gets a inside edge onto the stumps. 182/5
39.4 to Gulbadin Naib, short ball, onto the backfoot and pulls it but gets it high on the bat to short mid-wicket and he takes a good low catch as it shows in the reply of the third umpire to make the final call. 187/6
Barry McCarthy914655.11275010
11.1 to Ihsanullah, striaght on middle, looks to drive it away from the body but got beaten and gets cleaned up. 46/1
21.1 to Javed Ahmadi, slow ball on the pads, drags it towarsd square leg in the air and fielder under to take a easy catch. 97/2
42.5 to Nasir Jamal, full on off, drives it on the rise but straight to cover fielder for a good low catch. 201/7
42.6 to Shafiqullah, good in-swing ball, moves across to push it to on-side but misses it and gets it of his pads onto the stumps, a first ball duck when he was much needed here, afghanistan in trouble here. 201/8
44.6 to Dawlat Zadran, full on middle, front leg comes across to swing it towards mid-wicket but misses it and gets struck on the pads, loud appeal and given. 215/9
Kevin O'Brien302006.6672010
Paul Stirling703104.42192010
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TossIreland, elected to bat first
Player Of The Match
Barry McCarthy
Series result3-match series level 1-1
Match numberODI no. 3937
Hours of play (local time)14.30 start, First Session 14.30-18.00, Interval 18.00-18.45, Second Session 18.45-22.15
Match days07 December 2017 - daynight (50-over match)
Bismillah Jan Shinwari
Sri Lanka
Ruchira Palliyaguruge
Reserve Umpire
Ahmed Shah Pakteen
Match Referee
Javagal Srinath
  • Ireland innings: 1x7 ball over (8th over, Gulbadin Naibr 2nd over)
Afghanistan Innings
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