Monday, March 9, 2015

Quick start from Indian openers in chase of 260 runs

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Cricket world cup 2015, India vs Ireland, chasing 260 runs Indian openers Shikhar Dhawan(40 from 37 balls) and Rohit Sharma(37 from 41 balls) gave India a brisk start of 86/0 in 9 overs. Earlier Ireland managed to score defendable target of 259 runs  Nail O’Brien (75 from 75) was the top scorer , Poterfield(67 from 93) and Paul Stirling(42 from 45) helped Ireland to score 260 runs. Failure of Middle order made Ireland to score 30-40 runs less than what they expected after good start. In Indian bowling, Mohammad Shami took 3 wickets, Ashwin(2 wickets) and Mohit Sharma,Umesh Yadav, Raina and R Jadeja took 1 wicket each. Earlier Ireland won the toss and opted to bat first.

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