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IRE VS NED Cricket Commentary

Match 318-Oct-2021

106/1020.0 oversRun rate: 5.3
VS
107/315.1 oversRun rate: 7.05
Ireland beat Netherlands by 7 wickets
Ireland First innings
Paul Stirling(30 | 39)
Pieter Seelaar2.1|0|14|1
115.115.1: Pieter Seelaar to Curtis Campher, That's it! There comes the winning runs! On the pads, Curtis Campher whips it to mid-wicket for a single. IRELAND WIN BY 7 WICKETS!
15 Overs | Runs : 106/3 | Run rate : 7.07
414.614.6: Logan van Beek to Paul Stirling, FOUR! There comes the Paul Stirling we know! Logan van Beek dishes out a length ball, on off. Paul Stirling clears his front leg and whacks it over the bowler's head for a boundary. Scores are level now. 
014.514.5: Logan van Beek to Paul Stirling, On a length on off, Paul Stirling presses forward and defends it solidly off the front foot. 
014.414.4: Logan van Beek to Paul Stirling, Length ball, outside off. Paul Stirling defends it towards covers. This is very unline Stirling innings so far. 
114.314.3: Logan van Beek to Curtis Campher, On middle, nudged to mid-wicket for a single. 
414.214.2: Logan van Beek to Curtis Campher, FOUR! Short of a length, on off. Curtis Campher pulls it to deep mid-wicket. The fielder from deep square leg runs to his left but the ball wins the race. A boundary. 
014.114.1: Logan van Beek to Curtis Campher, Fuller in length, on off. Curtis Campher squeezes it back to the bowler. 
14 Overs | Runs : 97/3 | Run rate : 6.93
013.613.6: Roelof van der Merwe to Paul Stirling, Tosses it up, on middle. Paul Stirling pushes it back to the bowler again. 
013.513.5: Roelof van der Merwe to Paul Stirling, Full and on middle, patted back to the bowler. 
013.413.4: Roelof van der Merwe to Paul Stirling, On middle, blocked out by Stirling. 
113.313.3: Roelof van der Merwe to Curtis Campher, Loopy ball, outside off. Curtis Campher slog-sweeps it to deep mid-wicket for a run. 
013.213.2: Roelof van der Merwe to Curtis Campher, On off, tapped on the off side. 
113.113.1: Roelof van der Merwe to Paul Stirling, Flighted ball, on off. Paul Stirling works it to sweeper cover for one. 
13 Overs | Runs : 95/3 | Run rate : 7.31
012.612.6: Pieter Seelaar to Curtis Campher, Loopy ball, outside off. Pushed towards covers.
012.512.5: Pieter Seelaar to Gareth Delany, OUT! TIMBER! A consolation wicket for Pieter Seelaar and Netherlands. Pieter Seelaar bowls it flatter and quicker, on off. Gareth Delany advances down the track and looks for another biggie but misses the ball completely. The ball rattles the stumps behind him and Gareth Delany has to depart. 12 needed from 43 balls now. 
612.412.4: Pieter Seelaar to Gareth Delany, SIX! KABOOM! Tossed up delivery, on off. Gareth Delany goes down on one knee and sends the ball sailing over long on for a maximum. 86 metres strike that one! 
012.312.3: Pieter Seelaar to Gareth Delany, Loopy ball, on off. Gareth Delany hangs back and pushes it to extra cover. 
112.212.2: Pieter Seelaar to Paul Stirling, A low full toss on middle, clipped to deep mid-wicket for a single. 
112.112.1: Pieter Seelaar to Gareth Delany, Tosses it up, outside off. Cut away to deep point for one. 
12 Overs | Runs : 87/2 | Run rate : 7.25
111.611.6: Brandon Glover to Gareth Delany, Back of a length, around off. Delany plays it off the back foot, through the cover region and picks up a single.
011.511.5: Brandon Glover to Gareth Delany, A length ball, outside off and Delany leaves this one alone.
411.411.4: Brandon Glover to Gareth Delany, FOUR! Exquisite timing from Gareth Delany. Good-length ball, around off and this is caressed through the cover region for yet another boundary. The 50-run stand also comes up and just 21 required now off 50 balls.
411.311.3: Brandon Glover to Gareth Delany, FOUR! It's just too easy at the moment for Gareth Delany and Ireland. Banged in short but not short enough to trouble the batter. Delany clobbers it over mid-wicket and picks up a boundary.
111.211.2: Brandon Glover to Paul Stirling, Back of a length, outside off and steered to deep backward point for a single.
011.111.1: Brandon Glover to Paul Stirling, Fullish ball, outside off. Stirling dabs it down to cover-point.
11 Overs | Runs : 77/2 | Run rate : 7
010.610.6: Fred Klaassen to Gareth Delany, Good-length ball, around off. This one whizzes past the outside edge as Gareth Delany looks to play at it.
110.510.5: Fred Klaassen to Paul Stirling, Back of a length, Stirling hops and taps it on the off side for a single.
010.410.4: Fred Klaassen to Gareth Delany, LEG BYE! Length again and Delany just walks across his tumps, looking to flick. He misses and the ball goes off the pads on the leg side. They get a leg bye.
010.310.3: Fred Klaassen to Gareth Delany, On off and kept out by Delany.
410.210.2: Fred Klaassen to Gareth Delany, FOUR! Poor fielding in the deep and that should have been cut off. Just short of a length and Gareth Delany pulls it through mid-wicket. The fielders from long on and deep mid-wicket converge but neither cuts it off. It's a boundary.
110.110.1: Fred Klaassen to Paul Stirling, NOT OUT! A length ball, outside off. Paul Stirling taps it to backward and sets off for a quick single. The fielder scores a direct hit at the striker's end but Gareth Delany was well in. The third umpire signals the same on the big screen.
10 Overs | Runs : 70/2 | Run rate : 7
49.79.6: Roelof van der Merwe to Gareth Delany, FOUR! Roelof van der Merwe looks frustrated as Delany picks up another boundary off his bowling. Just outside the off pole and Delany cuts it really fine. The ball races away into the third man fence. 15 off the over!
09.69.6: Roelof van der Merwe to Gareth Delany, WIDE! Fired in down the leg side. Wided.
19.59.5: Roelof van der Merwe to Paul Stirling, Slowed up, on middle. Stirling defends it on the off side and gets another single as there is a huge gap around the cover region.
19.49.4: Roelof van der Merwe to Gareth Delany, Quicker delivery, on off. Delany plays it with soft hands towards the cover-point region. They get an easy single.
19.39.3: Roelof van der Merwe to Paul Stirling, On off and Stirling punches it on the off side for a single.
19.29.2: Roelof van der Merwe to Gareth Delany, Roelof van der Merwe pulls back the length a bit, Delany cuts it behind point for a single. Smart batting.
69.19.1: Roelof van der Merwe to Gareth Delany, SIX! Bang! Nicely tossed up, around off. Gareth Delany dances down the track and lifts this one well over the extra cover fence for a biggie.
9 Overs | Runs : 55/2 | Run rate : 6.11
08.68.6: Pieter Seelaar to Paul Stirling, A dot to end the over. Flighted ball, outside off. Stirling leans into the cover drive but can't get it through.
18.58.5: Pieter Seelaar to Gareth Delany, Seelaar bowls a round-arm delivery, quick and short, into the pads. Delany works it on the leg side for a single.
18.48.4: Pieter Seelaar to Paul Stirling, This is tossed up, on middle. Paul Stirling heaves it to deep mid-wicket for a run.
18.38.3: Pieter Seelaar to Gareth Delany, Full, around off and driven down the ground for another single.
18.28.2: Pieter Seelaar to Paul Stirling, On middle and leg, pushed down to long on for a single.
18.18.1: Pieter Seelaar to Gareth Delany, Delany makes room but Seelaar bowls it slower. The ball holds into the surface a bit and Delany has to check his shot. He manages to get it down to long off for one.
8 Overs | Runs : 50/2 | Run rate : 6.25
17.67.6: Brandon Glover to Gareth Delany, On a length on off, Gareth Delany hooks it towards deep mid-wicket for a single. 50 up for Ireland!
17.57.5: Brandon Glover to Paul Stirling, Back of a length, outside off. Paul Stirling hangs back and cuts it towards deep backward point. He crosses ends. 
17.47.4: Brandon Glover to Gareth Delany, Full and on middle and leg, Gareth Delany jams it out to mid on for a run. 
17.37.3: Brandon Glover to Paul Stirling, On the pads, clipped to deep square leg for a single. 
07.27.2: Brandon Glover to Paul Stirling, Length ball, outside off. Paul Stirling dabs it to backward point. 
07.17.1: Brandon Glover to Paul Stirling, Good-length ball, wide outside off. Paul Stirling chases for it and slashes but misses. 
7 Overs | Runs : 46/2 | Run rate : 6.57
46.66.6: Roelof van der Merwe to Gareth Delany, FOUR! Nicely played! Full and wide outside off, Gareth Delany slaps that one powerfully through extra cover for a boundary. 
06.56.5: Roelof van der Merwe to Gareth Delany, Tosses it up, on off. Gareth Delany defends it to the off side. 
16.46.4: Roelof van der Merwe to Paul Stirling, Flighted ball on off, driven to long off for a single. 
16.36.3: Roelof van der Merwe to Gareth Delany, Slower through the air, on off. Gareth Delany chips it past the cover fielder for a run.
16.26.2: Roelof van der Merwe to Paul Stirling, Full and on middle, pushed to mid-wicket for a single. 
16.16.1: Roelof van der Merwe to Gareth Delany, Darted on off, Gareth Delany looks to defend but gets an inside edge. The ball rolls to square leg for one. 
6 Overs | Runs : 38/2 | Run rate : 6.33
15.65.6: Logan van Beek to Gareth Delany, Length ball, outside off. Gareth Delany looks to drive but gets an outside edge. The ball goes to third man for a single. 
05.55.5: Logan van Beek to Gareth Delany, Short on off, Delany on the backfoot looks to swipe across the line but misses, thuds high on the thigh in the end.
05.45.4: Logan van Beek to Gareth Delany, Back of a length, on middle. Delany gets behind the line and defends it back to the bowler. 
05.35.3: Logan van Beek to Gareth Delany, Edge again! Length ball, outside off. Gareth Delany looks to drive but gets an outside edge. The ball falls just short of the first slip fielder. 
15.25.2: Logan van Beek to Paul Stirling, Length ball, on off. Paul Stirling dances down the track and looks to lift it over covers. He gets an outside edge and the ball flies towards the right of the keeper. Scott Edwards dives that side but only gets his fingertips to it. The ball rolls to third man and the batters take one. 
05.15.1: Logan van Beek to Paul Stirling, Good-length ball, on middle. Paul Stirling defends it right under his eyes. 
5 Overs | Runs : 36/2 | Run rate : 7.2
04.64.6: Fred Klaassen to Andy Balbirnie, OUT! TAKEN! Fred Klaassen gets his man this time. He bowls another short-of-a-length delivery, on middle. Andy Balbirnie looks to go for the third boundary over mid-wicket. But doesn't manage to do so and pulls it straight to mid-wicket where Roelof van der Merwe is present. He takes a good catch moving to his right and Ireland lose their skipper. 
44.54.5: Fred Klaassen to Andy Balbirnie, FOUR! Excellent shot! Short of a length, on middle. Andy Balbirnie pulls it with disdain towards deep mid-wicket for another boundary. 
44.44.4: Fred Klaassen to Andy Balbirnie, FOUR! Width on offer, outside off. Andy Balbirnie opens the face of the bat and steers it towards the third man region for a boundary. 
04.34.3: Fred Klaassen to Andy Balbirnie, Fuller in length, on off. Andy Balbirnie pushes it towards mid off. 
04.24.2: Fred Klaassen to Andy Balbirnie, Length ball, on off. Andy Balbirnie drives it but finds the cover fielder. 
14.14.1: Fred Klaassen to Paul Stirling, Length ball, around off. Stirling tucks it to mid-wicket for a single. 
4 Overs | Runs : 27/1 | Run rate : 6.75
03.63.6: Brandon Glover to Andy Balbirnie, Short of a length, around off. Andy Balbirnie thumps it off the back foot to cover-point.
03.53.5: Brandon Glover to Kevin O'Brien, OUT! TAKEN! Netherlands get the breakthrough. Glover serves a short ball, outside off. Kevin O'Brien tries to ramp it away but mistimes it high in the air and towards covers where Logan van Beek takes a simple catch. 
13.43.4: Brandon Glover to Paul Stirling, Short and outside off. Paul Stirling slaps it over covers. Just a single.
63.33.3: Brandon Glover to Paul Stirling, SIX! Paul Stirling has played this so well! A length ball, outside off. Paul Stirling opens the face of the bat, uses the pace of it and carves it over backward point for a biggie. 
03.23.2: Brandon Glover to Paul Stirling, Again serves a full ball, on off. Paul Stirling blocks it on the off side. 
03.13.1: Brandon Glover to Paul Stirling, A full ball, on middle, defended back to the bowler.
3 Overs | Runs : 20/0 | Run rate : 6.67
02.62.6: Logan van Beek to Kevin O'Brien, Short of a length, angling on middle. Kevin O'Brien ducks under it. 
02.52.5: Logan van Beek to Kevin O'Brien, A length ball, outside off. Kevin O'Brien pushes it back to the bowler.
02.42.4: Logan van Beek to Kevin O'Brien, Slight fuller, on off. Kevin O'Brien makes room and bunts it to covers.
02.32.3: Logan van Beek to Kevin O'Brien, Full and outside off. Kevin O'Brien hits it on the off side.
12.22.2: Logan van Beek to Paul Stirling, On middle, on a length, flicked to deep square leg for a single.
22.12.1: Logan van Beek to Paul Stirling, A length ball, on off. Paul Stirling pushes it through covers with soft hands and collects a couple. 
2 Overs | Runs : 17/0 | Run rate : 8.5
01.61.6: Roelof van der Merwe to Kevin O'Brien, Lovely shot but for a dot! A flatter ball, on off, pushed to point. 
01.51.5: Roelof van der Merwe to Kevin O'Brien, Sees Kevin O'Brien make room. Roelof van der Merwe serves it full and outside off, just inside the tramline. 
11.41.4: Roelof van der Merwe to Paul Stirling, Darted on the pads, flicked to mid-wicket for a single.
11.31.3: Roelof van der Merwe to Kevin O'Brien, Around off, pushed down to long off for a single.
41.21.2: Roelof van der Merwe to Kevin O'Brien, FOUR! Two in a row! Flatter and on middle. This time hits it all along the ground through covers for another boundary. 
41.11.1: Roelof van der Merwe to Kevin O'Brien, FOUR! First boundary off the bat! A full ball, on off. Kevin O'Brien clears his front leg and lofts it over covers for a boundary. 
1 Overs | Runs : 7/0 | Run rate : 7
00.90.6: Fred Klaassen to Paul Stirling, A length ball, outside off. Paul punches it to covers. 
00.80.5: Fred Klaassen to Paul Stirling, On a length, on off. Stirling blocks it on the off side. 
00.70.5: Fred Klaassen to Paul Stirling, WIDE! AGAIN! Sprays a full ball, down the leg side. Paul Stirling misses his flick. Wided.
00.60.4: Fred Klaassen to Paul Stirling, A length ball, outside off. Paul Stirling looks to drive but misses.
00.50.4: Fred Klaassen to Paul Stirling, WIDE! Length ball, way too outside off. Stirling leaves it alone. Wided. 
00.40.3: Fred Klaassen to Paul Stirling, FOUR BYES! This one bounced way up. A pacy short ball, outside off. Paul Stirling sees it sail over his head and over the keeper's head as well for a boundary. 
00.30.2: Fred Klaassen to Paul Stirling, Appeal for an LBW but turned down! An inswinger, full and on middle. Paul Stirling gets an inside edge as he looks to flick back on the pads.  
00.20.2: Fred Klaassen to Paul Stirling, WIDE! Ireland are off the mark. Spills it down the leg side. Left alone. Wide given. 
00.10.1: Fred Klaassen to Paul Stirling, Starts with a full ball, on off. Paul Stirling defends it to covers.
Netherlands First innings
Mark Adair4|0|9|3
019.619.6: Mark Adair to Brandon Glover, OUT! TAKEN! Earlier, Curtis Campher got a hat-trick and now Ireland gets a team hat-trick. Mark Adair bowls a short-of-a-length ball, outside off. Brandon Glover goes down on his knee to heave it away but gets a top edge. The ball goes high up in the air towards mid off. Curtis Campher settles himself under it and gulps it down. NETHERLANDS FINISH WITH 106!
119.519.5: Mark Adair to Logan van Beek, OUT! RUN OUT! Another one bites the dust for Netherlands. Full and straight, Logan van Beek clips it towards deep mid-wicket. The batters set off for the second very quickly but Josh Little is onto the ball in a flash at the fence. Little throws it on the bounce to Neil Rock, the keeper. Rock whips off the bails and van Beek is well short and has to depart.
019.419.4: Mark Adair to Pieter Seelaar, OUT! CAUGHT! Mark Adair has been brilliant out there with the ball. Pitched up, on off stump and Pieter Seelaar just had to go for the big shot. Seelaar mistimes it badly and chips it towards long on. Andy Balbirnie runs in from the deep and takes a good low catch. Mark Adair gets his second wicket.
119.319.3: Mark Adair to Logan van Beek, Full and straight, whipped across to deep mid-wicket for a single.
019.219.2: Mark Adair to Logan van Beek, Lovely change of pace again from Adair. On a length, around off and completely bamboozles Logan van Beek as he misses his swipe across.
219.119.1: Mark Adair to Logan van Beek, Pitched up, on middle. Van Beek pushes it towards wide long on and races back for the second. Excellent running.
19 Overs | Runs : 102/7 | Run rate : 5.37
118.618.6: Josh Little to Logan van Beek, Short of a length, pulled to deep mid-wicket for a single.
018.518.5: Josh Little to Pieter Seelaar, LEG BYE! Little misses the shy at the stumps yet again. Pieter Seelaar walks right across hi stumps and Little follows him with a fuller delivery. Seelaar misses the scoop and gets hit on the pads. Van Beek calls him for the single and they take off. Little misses at the non-striker's end and Seelaar survives.
018.418.4: Josh Little to Pieter Seelaar, Logan van Beek was a goner if that hit! Fullish ball, around off. Seelaar bunts it back to the bowler and van Beek was well outside his crease. Josh Little picks it up and misses from close range. He should have hit from there!
018.318.3: Josh Little to Pieter Seelaar, A wide yorker this time, well executed. Pieter Seelaar can't reach it and again, no wide called.
118.218.2: Josh Little to Logan van Beek, Full and wide again, van Beek can't get under it and manages to heave it down to long off for a single.
018.118.1: Josh Little to Logan van Beek, Very full and very wide, van Beek was already outside the off stump and missed the drive. No wide called.
18 Overs | Runs : 99/7 | Run rate : 5.5
117.617.6: Simi Singh to Logan van Beek, On middle and pushed down the ground for one. 9 runs from the over.
217.517.5: Simi Singh to Logan van Beek, Flatter one, around off. Van Beek dabs it towards third man and races back for the single.
117.417.4: Simi Singh to Pieter Seelaar, Tossed up, around off. Pieter Seelaar goes over cover and picks up a single.
417.317.3: Simi Singh to Pieter Seelaar, FOUR! Simi Singh tries to bowl a leg spinner delivery but drags it down on leg stump. Pieter Seelaar rocks back and picks his spot as he pulls it to the right of the fielder at deep square leg. A welcome boundary for Netherlands.
117.217.2: Simi Singh to Logan van Beek, Flighted ball, on off and Logan van Beek eases it down to long on for a run.
017.117.1: Simi Singh to Logan van Beek, On off and pushed back to the bowler.
17 Overs | Runs : 90/7 | Run rate : 5.29
116.616.6: Mark Adair to Logan van Beek, Another single to end the over. Back of a length, on middle. Logan van Beek dabs it down to fine leg. Just 3 runs and a wicket off it.
116.516.5: Mark Adair to Pieter Seelaar, Another slower delivery, around off. Pieter Seelaar waits for it and then nudges it behind point for a single.
016.416.4: Mark Adair to Pieter Seelaar, A length ball, around off. Pieter Seelaar gets behind the line of the ball and blocks it out.
016.316.3: Mark Adair to Max O'Dowd, OUT! CAUGHT! That is the last thing Netherlands would have wished for right now. Slower one and this is pushed fuller and well wider. Max O'Dowd goes after it and looks to clear long on. Max O'Dowd does get the elevation but not the distance and Harry Tector takes a well judged catch at the long on fence. Mark Adair gets his first wicket of the day.
016.216.2: Mark Adair to Max O'Dowd, Full and wide, Max O'Dowd bunts it back to the bowler.
116.116.1: Mark Adair to Pieter Seelaar, Length ball, on top of off and hit down the ground for a single.
16 Overs | Runs : 87/6 | Run rate : 5.44
115.615.6: Benjamin White to Pieter Seelaar, Full and on off, drilled to long off for one. 
115.515.5: Benjamin White to Max O'Dowd, Half tracker on middle, pulled to deep mid-wicket for a run.
115.415.4: Benjamin White to Pieter Seelaar, Flatter and on middle, Pieter Seelaar chops it towards point for a single.
215.315.3: Benjamin White to Pieter Seelaar, Floats it up, outside off. Pieter Seelaar chips it past cover for a brace. 
115.215.2: Benjamin White to Max O'Dowd, FIFTY! Benjamin White tosses it up, on middle. Max O'Dowd clips it to long on for a single. He reamins the key for Netherlands if they aim for a respectable total. 
115.115.1: Benjamin White to Pieter Seelaar, On the pads, tucked to deep square leg for a single. 
15 Overs | Runs : 80/6 | Run rate : 5.33
114.614.6: Curtis Campher to Pieter Seelaar, Length ball, on off. Pieter Seelaar mistimes his heave to mid on and takes off for a quick single. The fielder has a shy at the bowler's end but misses. End of an excellent spell from Curtis Campher. 4-0-26-4 from him. 
014.514.5: Curtis Campher to Pieter Seelaar, Good-length ball, on off. Pieter Seelaar pushes it to extra cover. 
114.414.4: Curtis Campher to Max O'Dowd, Good-length ball, on middle and leg. Max O'Dowd looks to tuck it on the leg side. He gets an inside edge onto the pads. The batters scamper across for a quick single. 
014.314.3: Curtis Campher to Max O'Dowd, On a good length, on off. Max O'Dowd taps it towards point. 
014.214.2: Curtis Campher to Max O'Dowd, Length ball, on off. Max O'Dowd defends it on the off side. 
414.114.1: Curtis Campher to Max O'Dowd, FOUR! Poor delivery from Curtis Campher. Bowls it full and on the pads, Max O'Dowd tickles it to fine leg for a boundary. 
14 Overs | Runs : 74/6 | Run rate : 5.29
013.613.6: Simi Singh to Pieter Seelaar, Loopy ball, on off. Pieter Seelaar pats it to the right of the bowler. Simi Singh dives that side and stops the ball. 
113.513.5: Simi Singh to Max O'Dowd, Drags the length back and bowls it short, on off. Max O'Dowd punches it to long on off the back foot for a single. 
113.413.4: Simi Singh to Pieter Seelaar, Simi Singh sees Pieter Seelaar charging down the track and bowls it down the leg side. Pieter Seelaar does it well to nudge it on the leg side for a single. 
013.313.3: Simi Singh to Pieter Seelaar, Tosses it up, on off. Pieter Seelaar knocks it back to the bowler. 
113.213.2: Simi Singh to Max O'Dowd, Flatter ball, outside off. Max O'Dowd eases it down to long on for one. 
013.113.1: Simi Singh to Max O'Dowd, On middle, Max O'Dowd turns it to mid-wicket. 
13 Overs | Runs : 71/6 | Run rate : 5.46
112.712.6: Benjamin White to Max O'Dowd, Floats it up, on middle. Tucked on the leg side. Max O'Dowd retains the strike by picking up a single.
412.612.5: Benjamin White to Max O'Dowd, FOUR! Two in a row! Short and on middle, Max O'Dowd rocks back and thumps this one away to deep mid-wicket. The fielder there runs to his left and dives but couldn't prevent the ball from reaching the boundary. 
412.512.4: Benjamin White to Max O'Dowd, FOUR! Nicely played! Loopy ball, on middle. Max O'Dowd smashes it straight down the ground towards long on for a boundary. 
012.412.3: Benjamin White to Max O'Dowd, Full and on off, driven towards extra cover.
012.312.3: Benjamin White to Max O'Dowd, WIDE! Short and way too outside off, Max O'Dowd leaves it alone. Wided.
212.212.2: Benjamin White to Max O'Dowd, Slower through the air, outside off. Max O'Dowd steers it to deep cover for a couple of runs. 
012.112.1: Benjamin White to Max O'Dowd, Floats it up, outside off. Max O'Dowd taps it to point.
12 Overs | Runs : 59/6 | Run rate : 4.92
111.611.6: Curtis Campher to Max O'Dowd, Full and on the pads, flicked to deep square leg for one more.
011.511.5: Curtis Campher to Max O'Dowd, This was way outside off, on a length. Max O'Dowd reaches and tries to cut it but fails to get any bat on it.
111.411.4: Curtis Campher to Pieter Seelaar, On a length, on middle. Pieter Seelaar nudges it on the leg side for one run.
411.311.3: Curtis Campher to Pieter Seelaar, FOUR! EDGY RUNS! A length ball, outside off. Pieter Seelaar loos to cut but gets a thick outside edge and the ball runs down to the third man fence. 
011.211.2: Curtis Campher to Pieter Seelaar, On a length and angling on the pads. Pieter Seelaar looks to pull but gets hit high on the pads.
011.111.1: Curtis Campher to Pieter Seelaar, PLAY AND A MISS! A length ball, outside off. Pieter Seelaar looks to drive but gets fails to connect it.
11 Overs | Runs : 53/6 | Run rate : 4.82
110.610.6: Josh Little to Pieter Seelaar, Slight fuller, outside off. Pieter Seelaar works it down to third man for a single. 
010.510.5: Josh Little to Pieter Seelaar, On a length, on off. Pieter Seelaar blocks it back on the deck. 
010.410.4: Josh Little to Pieter Seelaar, A length ball, outside off. Pieter Seelaar dabs it to backward point. 
010.310.3: Josh Little to Pieter Seelaar, A length ball, outside off. Pieter Seelaar skips down and shoulders arms to it. 
010.210.2: Josh Little to Pieter Seelaar, Short of a length outside off. Pieter Seelaar misses his pull. 
010.110.1: Josh Little to Pieter Seelaar, On a length, on off. Pieter Seelaar hits it to covers.
10 Overs | Runs : 52/6 | Run rate : 5.2
19.79.6: Curtis Campher to Pieter Seelaar, Full ball, on off, pushed through covers for a single. Pieter Seelaar is off the mark. 
09.69.5: Curtis Campher to Roelof van der Merwe, OUT! DRAGGED ON! Curtis Campher, take a bow! Four in four for him. This time he delivers a length ball, outside off. Roelof van der Merwe reaches out for it and looks to drive but gets an inside edge. The ball crashes onto the stumps and wickets falling like a pack of cards for Netherlands. Curtis Campher becomes the third bowler in T20 history to bag four in four after Lasith Malinga and Rashid Khan. Absolute scenes out there in Abu Dhabi.
09.59.4: Curtis Campher to Scott Edwards, OUT! A deja vu delivery from Curtis Campher to Scott Edwards and he is given LBW. HAT-TRICK FOR CURTIS CAMPHER. Campher serves another full ball, this one angling on middle and leg. Scott Edwards looks to flick but misses and gets hit on the pads. Curtis Campher appeals his heart out but the umpire is not interested. Campher convinces his captain to take the review and it shows three reds on Ball Tracker. Scott Edwards has been given LBW and Campher has a Hat-Trick. A terrific over from Curtis Campher. 
09.49.3: Curtis Campher to Ryan ten Doeschate, OUT! LBW! A beauty of a delivery from Curtis Campher as the main man of Netherlands goes back for a golden duck. Campher steams and serves a full ball, very full angling on middle. Ryan ten Doeschate is too late to respond as he looks to flick but misses it out completely. He gets hit on the pads. An appeal and an easy decision for the umpire as it looked plumbed to the naked eye. No need for the review and Ryan ten Doeschate walks back. Curtis Campher is on a Hat-Trick.
09.39.2: Curtis Campher to Colin Ackermann, OUT! CAUGHT BEHIND! This has been a brilliant bowling display from Ireland till now. Campher hurls in and bowls a back-of-a-length delivery, angling down on the leg side. Colin Ackermann hangs back and looks to pull but seems to miss it. They appeal for caught behind but the umpire signals it wide instead. Ireland take the review. UltraEdge shows a spike as the ball passes the gloves and this is a brilliant review from Ireland. Netherlands in a spot of bother as they lose their third wicket.
09.29.1: Curtis Campher to Colin Ackermann, On a length, on off, slapped to covers.
09.19.1: Curtis Campher to Colin Ackermann, WIDE! Campher starts with a full ball down the leg side. Colin Ackermann misses his whip.
9 Overs | Runs : 51/2 | Run rate : 5.67
08.68.6: Benjamin White to Max O'Dowd, Now goes on the back foot and hits this flatter ball towards covers.
18.58.5: Benjamin White to Colin Ackermann, 50 up for Netherlands! A full ball, on ff. Colin Ackermann skips down and nudges it to long on for a single.
18.48.4: Benjamin White to Max O'Dowd, Loopy ball, outside off. Max O'Dowd works it to covers for a single.
48.38.3: Benjamin White to Max O'Dowd, FOUR! Lovely shot! Tossed up ball, full and around off. Max O'Dowd waits and then smashes it straight down to long on for a boundary. 
18.28.2: Benjamin White to Colin Ackermann, Goes full now and on middle. Colin Ackermann sweeps it to deep square leg for a single.
18.18.1: Benjamin White to Max O'Dowd, A flatter ball, outside off. Max O'Dowd pushes it through covers for a single.
8 Overs | Runs : 42/2 | Run rate : 5.25
17.67.6: Simi Singh to Max O'Dowd, A touch shorter, around off. Max O'Dowd works it through mid-wicket for one.
17.57.5: Simi Singh to Colin Ackermann, Ackermann gives himself room and Singh follows him. Ackermann manages to work it down the ground for a single.
17.47.4: Simi Singh to Max O'Dowd, Flatter one, clipped through square leg for one.
07.37.3: Simi Singh to Max O'Dowd, On the pads, Max O'Dowd taps it back to the bowler.
17.27.2: Simi Singh to Colin Ackermann, Simi Singh sees Colin Ackermann advancing and shortens the length and bowls it on the pads. Ackermann gets an inside edge towards short fine leg. They get a single.
17.17.1: Simi Singh to Max O'Dowd, Tossed up, on leg stump. Max O'Dowd pushes it down the ground for a single.
7 Overs | Runs : 37/2 | Run rate : 5.29
06.76.6: Curtis Campher to Colin Ackermann, Lucky for Curtis Campher as this could have been another boundary. A half-volley on off stump. Colin Ackermann brings out the cover drive but the fielder at extra cover does well to stop it.
46.66.5: Curtis Campher to Colin Ackermann, FOUR! Another freebie from Curtis Campher. Length again, well outside off. Colin Ackermann cuts hard and beats third man to his right. Second boundary of the over.
06.56.5: Curtis Campher to Colin Ackermann, WIDE! On leg stump and angling further down the leg side. Ackermann misses the flick and a wide is signalled.
16.46.4: Curtis Campher to Max O'Dowd, Full and on off, Max O'Dowd presents the full face of the bat and eases it down to long off for another single.
16.36.3: Curtis Campher to Colin Ackermann, Back of a length, outside off. Colin Ackermann dabs it down through cover-point and collects a single.
16.26.2: Curtis Campher to Max O'Dowd, Wide again but its a bit fuller this time, Max O'Dowd strokes it away to deep point for one.
46.16.1: Curtis Campher to Max O'Dowd, FOUR! Width on offer and Max O'Dowd doesn't miss out on it. Short and wide, cut away to the vacant point boundary.
6 Overs | Runs : 25/2 | Run rate : 4.17
05.65.6: Mark Adair to Colin Ackermann, A fifth dot on the trot to end the over! Length ball, on middle and Colin Ackermann mistimes his pull to mid-wicket. Netherlands are 25/2 at the end of the Powerplay.
05.55.5: Mark Adair to Colin Ackermann, That one moved away quite a bit after pitching. Banged in short, around off and the ball moves away sharply. Ackermann leaves it alone.
05.45.4: Mark Adair to Colin Ackermann, Excellent line and length. On top of off and Ackermann can only manage to keep it out on the off side.
05.35.3: Mark Adair to Colin Ackermann, A well directed bumper this time from Mark Adair. Colin Ackermann sways his head away from the ball.
05.25.2: Mark Adair to Colin Ackermann, Good-length ball, outside off. Ackermann taps it to backward point.
15.15.1: Mark Adair to Max O'Dowd, Pitched up, on middle and wristed away on the leg side for a single.
5 Overs | Runs : 24/2 | Run rate : 4.8
24.64.6: Josh Little to Colin Ackermann, Back of a length, outside off. Colin Ackermann hangs back and steers it through the backward point region for a couple of runs.
04.54.5: Josh Little to Colin Ackermann, Nice shot for no run. Around off and Colin Ackermann plays a classy cover drive straight to the fielder.
04.44.4: Josh Little to Bas de Leede, OUT! Cleaned up! Bas de Leede will be kicking himself after that shot. Josh Little hurls across a full toss, angling in on leg stump. Bas de Leede walks right across his stumps and looks to ramp it over short fine leg. The ball is too quick for him and he misses it completely. The ball crashes into leg stump and sends it flying. Netherlands lose their second and Josh Little has his man.
44.34.3: Josh Little to Bas de Leede, FOUR! Here comes the release shot. Bas de Leede was bogged down and so he decides to advance down the track. On a length, on off and swatted back past the bowler for a boundary.
04.24.2: Josh Little to Bas de Leede, Little comes around the wicket and serves a length ball, on off. Bas de Leede makes a bit of room but can't get it through the inner ring on the off side.
04.14.1: Josh Little to Bas de Leede, Little hits the length hard, around off. De Leede dabs it down to point.
4 Overs | Runs : 18/1 | Run rate : 4.5
23.63.6: Simi Singh to Max O'Dowd, Better line from Simi Singh! Floats it up, on off. Max O'Dowd clips it to wide of long on for a couple of runs. 
43.53.5: Simi Singh to Max O'Dowd, FOUR! Superb shot! Tossed up delivery, outside off. Max O'Dowd makes room for himself and lofts it over covers for a gorgeous boundary. 
13.43.4: Simi Singh to Bas de Leede, On leg, nudged to mid on for a run.
13.33.3: Simi Singh to Max O'Dowd, Loopy ball, on middle. Max O'Dowd strides forward and drives it towards covers for a single. 
13.23.2: Simi Singh to Bas de Leede, Flighted delivery, outside off. Pushed to long on for a run.
13.13.1: Simi Singh to Max O'Dowd, Tosses it up, on off. Max O'Dowd steps out and nudges it to mid on for one. 
3 Overs | Runs : 8/1 | Run rate : 2.67
02.62.6: Mark Adair to Bas de Leede, Back of a length, on off. Bas de Leede hops and blocks it out from the crease. 
02.52.5: Mark Adair to Bas de Leede, Length ball, down the leg side. Bas de Leede looks to tuck it on the leg side but misses. Mark Adair and Neil Rock appeal for a caught behind but the umpire shakes his head. Replay shows that the ball brushed off his thigh pad. 
12.42.4: Mark Adair to Max O'Dowd, Short of a length, on off. Max O'Dowd charges down the track and smashes it to mid on. Only a single. 
02.32.3: Mark Adair to Max O'Dowd, Good-length ball, on middle. Max O'Dowd looks to hit it on the leg side but gets an inside edge onto the pads. 
02.22.2: Mark Adair to Max O'Dowd, Length ball, outside off. Max O'Dowd pushes it straight towards covers. 
02.12.1: Mark Adair to Max O'Dowd, Full and on middle, attacking the stumps. Max O'Dowd blocks it out. 
2 Overs | Runs : 7/1 | Run rate : 3.5
01.61.6: Josh Little to Bas de Leede, Good-length ball, outside off. Bas de Leede looks to drive but misses. 
01.51.5: Josh Little to Max O'Dowd, Fuller in length, on the pads. Max O'Dowd looks to flick but misses. He gets hit on the pads. The ball rolls on the leg side and the batters sneak a single. Josh Little appeals for an LBW but the umpire says no.
41.41.4: Josh Little to Max O'Dowd, FOUR! Top shot! Short of a length and outside off. Max O'Dowd gets on top of the bounce and thumps it through cover-point for a boundary.
01.31.3: Josh Little to Max O'Dowd, Full, outside off. Max O'Dowd plays the cover drive but mistimes it.
11.21.2: Josh Little to Bas de Leede, Back of a length, outside off. Bas de Leede rocks back and dabs it towards backward point for one.
01.11.1: Josh Little to Bas de Leede, Fullish ball, around off and driven straight to covers.
1 Overs | Runs : 1/1 | Run rate : 1
00.60.6: Paul Stirling to Max O'Dowd, Tossed up, on off and Max O'Dowd blocks it out. An eventful first over comes to an end.
00.50.5: Paul Stirling to Max O'Dowd, And again. Lovely flighted ball, outside off, angled in but drifting away at the last moment. Max O'Dowd is beaten on the outside edge.
00.40.4: Paul Stirling to Max O'Dowd, Quicker one, outside off. This one drifts away a bit and Max O'Dowd misses the cut.
00.30.3: Paul Stirling to Ben Cooper, OUT! RUN OUT What just happened there? Stirling bowls a loopy ball, on the pads. Ben Cooper tucks it to short fine leg. Max O'Dowd takes off for a single but Ben Cooper is too late to respond. Simi Singh collects the ball and throws it at the bowler's end. Paul Stirling collects the ball and whips the bails off. But Paul Stirling dislodged one of the bails on his own before collecting the ball. The third umpire is called and luckily for Ireland, the second bail was whipped off with the ball in his palms. Ben Cooper will have to walk back to the pavilion. An early blow for Netherlands!
10.20.2: Paul Stirling to Max O'Dowd, Netherlands and Max O'Dowd are underway! Stirling floats it up, on middle. Max O'Dowd works it to mid on for a single. 
00.10.1: Paul Stirling to Max O'Dowd, Paul Stirling starts with a loopy ball, outside off. Max O'Dowd pushes it towards covers. 
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