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Ireland vs Pakistan, 3rd Match, Pakistan tour of Scotland and Ireland 2013

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Match tied (D/L method) | Ireland Vs Pakistan Live Score, 3rd Match

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Kevin O'Brien is the Man of the Match for his blistering innings of 84 from just 47 balls.
What an amazing match this turned out to be in the end. There were lots of stoppages due to rain in the 1st innings and the match was reduced to 47 overs. Despite a tough D/L adjusted target, Ireland fought well, thanks to a superb century from Stirling and some amazing hitting by Kevin O'Brien helped them come closer to the Pak total and they just prevailed in the end by 1 run. Pakistani bowling was horrible and even their experienced spinner, Ajmal went for 71 runs in his 10 overs.
End of over 47, 14 runs (. 1 1 6 2 4 )
IRE: 277/5
Kevin O'Brien - 84(47) This over: 13 runs
Trent Johnston - 7(9) This over: 1 runs
Saeed Ajmal
(10.0 - 0 - 71 - 0)
46.6 Saeed Ajmal to Kevin O'Brien 4
FOUR, It's a tie, what a game this turned out to be in the end, poor poor ball from Ajmal, full-toss down the leg side, Kevin O'Brien gets down and sweeps it past the fielder to fine leg
There is a stoppage in play as the umpires are discussing about something. They are confirming with the third umpire regarding the target
46.5 Saeed Ajmal to Kevin O'Brien 2
2 runs, fullish delivery on the stumps, Kevin O'Brien drives it to long on for a couple
46.4 Saeed Ajmal to Kevin O'Brien 6
SIX, this match continues to surprise, tossed up delivery on the stumps, Kevin O'Brien winds up and smashes it over deep midwicket for a much needed hit
46.3 Saeed Ajmal to Trent Johnston 1
1 run, another full-toss, Johnston smashes it to deep square leg, just a single
46.2 Saeed Ajmal to Kevin O'Brien 1
1 run, flighted delivery on the stumps, Kevin O'Brien drives it to long on
46.1 Saeed Ajmal to Kevin O'Brien 0
no run, he's missed out on a knee high full-toss and that has hit him just above the knee, he is down with some pain, will this prove to be a costly miss?
End of over 46, 7 runs (. 1 4 . 1lb 1 )
IRE: 263/5
Kevin O'Brien - 71(42) This over: 2 runs
Trent Johnston - 6(8) This over: 4 runs
Junaid Khan
(9.0 - 1 - 54 - 2)
45.6 Junaid Khan to Kevin O'Brien 1
1 run, mistimes a drive to cover, retains the strike with that run
45.5 Junaid Khan to Trent Johnston 1lb
leg byes, 1 run, off the pads to the leg side
45.4 Junaid Khan to Trent Johnston 0
no run, shortish delivery on the stumps, Johnston backs away and tries the upper cut, but misses it
45.3 Junaid Khan to Trent Johnston 4
FOUR, overpitched delivery on off, Trent Johnston gets to the pitch of the ball and drives it to deep extra cover
45.2 Junaid Khan to Kevin O'Brien 1
1 run, gets forward and drives it to mid off

Match details

Toss : Pakistan won the toss and elected to bat first

Umpires : Ian Gould (England) and Richard Smith (Germany)

Match referee : Jeff Crowe (New Zealand)

Teams

Ireland : William Porterfield(c), Paul Stirling, Ed Joyce, Niall O'Brien, Kevin O'Brien, Gary Wilson(wk), Alex Cusack, Andrew White, Trent Johnston, George Dockrell, Tim Murtagh.

Pakistan : Imran Farhat, Nasir Jamshed, Mohammad Hafeez, Shoaib Malik, Misbah-ul-Haq(c), Asad Shafiq, Kamran Akmal(wk), Ehsan Adil, Saeed Ajmal, Junaid Khan, Mohammad Irfan.

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