Irish warm-up with win over T&T B Team

Trinidad Express article.

Port of Spain, Trinidad - Ireland warmed up for the upcoming series against West Indies with a three-wicket win over a Trinidad and Tobago B team in a Twenty20 match at the National Cricket Centre in Balmain, Couva, yesterday.

Paul Stirling slammed 70 off 38 balls with seven fours and three sixes to lead the ICC Associate team to 142 for seven off 19.3 overs, in reply to T&T B’s 138 for four from their 20 overs.


Summary Scores:

Trinidad & Tobago B Team Innings: 138/4 (20 Overs). Marlon Barclay 35, Kjorn Ottley 34, Adrian Ali 28, Jonathan Augustus 18*; Craig Young 4-0-26-1, George Dockrell 4-0-25-1, Andrew McBrine 4-0-26-1, Kevin O'Brien 2-0-21-1.

Ireland Innings: 142/7 (19.4 Overs). William Porterfield 70, James Shannon 23*, Kevin O'Brien 21, Max Sorensen 11; Akeal Hosein 4-0-19-1, Yannic Cariah 4-0-20-2, Ricky Jaipaul 4-0-26-1, Tevin Robertson 3.3-0-22-1.


Result: Ireland won by 3 wickets

Man of the Match: Paul Stirling

Toss: Ireland won the toss and elected to field

Umpires: L Rajkumar, S Lakhram

First Published In The Trinidad Express.

Thu, 02/13/2014 - 19:16