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Ireland vs UAE 16th Match ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 Highlights

Cricket Highlights - Ireland vs UAE 16th Match ICC Cricket World Cup 2015


Watch the highlights of Ireland  vs UAE 16th Match ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 - ICC Cricket World Cup tournament of the 16th ODI match first time played between United Arab Emirates and Ireland at Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane in 25th February 2015.

Ireland vs UAE 16th Match ICC Cricket World Cup 2015
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Gary Wilson's superb 80 and Kevin O'Brien's rapid half-century powers to Ireland tense two-wicket victory over UAE, despite a Shaiman Anwar's maiden century in a tight-game of the 16th match of a World Cup.

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* Ireland chased 279 was their fourth highest successful run-chase in One-day international and also their fourth highest chase in World Cups.

* Shaiman Anwar and Amjad Javed  set up the World Cup-record seventh-wicket partnership of 107 in 11.5 overs.

* 107 : Shaiman Anwar and Amjad Javed set up the record seventh-wicket partnership for UAE in One-day international, previously held by the 57-run stand between Johanne Samarasekera and Arshad Laeeq against Pakistan at Sharjah in 1994 and also the record seventh-wicket stand in World Cup history, surpassing the previous record held by the 123-run stand between Ramnaresh Sarwan and Ridley Jacobs against New Zealand at Port Elizabeth in the 2003 World Cup.

* Shaiman Anwar became the first UAE batsman to score a hundred in World Cups and second UAE batsman to score a 100 hundred in ODIs after Khurram Khan.

* 72 : Gary Wilson and Kevin O'Brien set up the fifth highest sixth-wicket partnership for Ireland in One-day international and Ireland's second highest sixth-wicket stand in World Cups.

UAE scored 278-9 in 50 overs with top scorer by Shaiman Anwar hammered a career-best 106 off 83-balls - which was his 1st ODI hundred - including 10-fours & a six.

Amjad Ali struck 45 off 71-balls including 5-fours, Amjad Javed hammered a 42 off 35-balls included five-fours with strike rate of 120 and Khurram Khan scored 36 off 53-balls with 2-fours.

Ireland best bowler by Paul Stirling, Alex Cusack, Max Sorensen, Kevin O'Brien each took 2-wickets and one for George Dockrell.

Ireland chased 279-8 in 49.2 overs with top scorer by Gary Wilson 80, Kevin O'Brien hammered a 50 off 25-balls including 8-fours & 2-sixes with strike rate of 200.

Ed Joyce cracked a 37 off 49-balls including 3-fours, William Porterfield scored 37 off 64-balls included 2-fours.

Andy Balbirnie scored 30 off 41-balls including a boundary and Niall O'Brien 17.

UAE best bowler by Amjad Javed picked up 3-wickets, Mohammad Tauqir, Mohammad Naveed both took 2-wickets and one for Manjula Guruve.

Gary Wilson named Player of the match for his match-winning superb 80-runs knocked off facing 69-balls including 9-fours with strike rate of 115.94.