Ireland vs UAE 8th Match ICC World T20 2014 Highlights

Cricket Highlights - Ireland vs UAE 8th Match ICC World T20 2014

Watch the highlights of Ireland vs UAE 8th Match ICC World T20 2014 - ICC World Twenty20 International tournament First Round of the 8th T20I match played between United Arab Emirates and Ireland at Sylhet International Cricket Stadium, Sylhet in 19th March 2014.

Ireland vs UAE 8th Match ICC World T20 2014 Highlights
Paul Stirling and William Porterfield put on 80 for Ireland © ICC

Ed Joyce and William Porterfield leads to Ireland cruising to via DLS method 21-run victory over United Arab Emirates in a electricity cut and rain affected game of the eighth match of a World Twenty20.

* Ireland moved closer to qualifying for the main draw of the World Twenty20.

UAE scored 123-6 in 20 overs with top scorer by Shaiwan Anwar struck 30 off 28-balls including 2-sixes, Amjad Ali cracked a 20 off 19-balls included four-fours, Amjad Javed 19 and Khurram Khan 16.

Ireland best bowler by Paul Stirling, Kevin O'Brien both took two-wickets and one for Tim Murtagh.

Ireland chased 103-3 in 14.2 overs - when the lights went off at the stadium around 10:10pm local time, the electricity cut due to an impending storm.

DLS par score 82 after 14.2 overs Ireland were 21 runs ahead of the par score when the lights off and came back on and play resumed after two-balls later, This time rain followed the loss of power. The ensuing delay was enough for the match to be called off.

Ireland top scorer by Ed Joyce 43 and William Porterfield cracked a unbeaten 33 off 35-balls including 2-fours & a six.

UAE best bowler by debutant Sharif Asadullah - ho takes two-wickets on his debut T20I match and Amjad Javed took one-wicket.

Ed Joyce named Player of the match for his spectacular batting display of scoring a 43 off 38-balls including 4-fours and a six with strike rate of 113.15.

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