SCO vs IRE:-The T20 World Cup was played between Scotland and Ireland in the seventh match. Ireland won the Group B match by six wickets in Hobart on Wednesday (October 19). It won the tournament for the first time, defeating Scotland. With this, he also got two points. Ireland have kept their Super-12 hopes alive. They have the same number of points as Zimbabwe and Scotland in Group B. West Indies’ account is yet to be opened.
Scotland captain Richie Berrington won the toss and elected to bat. Scotland scored 176 for five in 20 overs. In reply, Ireland won the match by scoring 180 for four in 19 overs.
Curtis Camper and Dockrell turn the match
Ireland got off to a bad start. He had lost his four wickets in 9.3 overs. During this the team’s score was 61 runs. From here George Dockrell and Curtis Camper took the lead. Both shared an unbeaten 119 runs for the fifth wicket and gave the team victory. This is the biggest chase in Ireland’s T20 history. Camper scored an unbeaten 72 off 32 balls. He hit seven fours and two sixes. George Dockrell remained unbeaten on 39 off 27 balls.
Johns played a stormy innings for Scotland
Michael Johns scored the highest 86 runs for the team. He hit six fours and four sixes in his 55-ball innings. Apart from Johns, captain Richie Berrington scored 37, Matthew Cross scored 28 and Michael Leask scored 17 not out. George Munsi was out after scoring one run. At the same time, Callum McLeod could not open the account. Curtis Camper took two wickets for Ireland. Richie Berrington and Michael Johns put on a half-century partnership. At the same time, Matthew Cross and Michael Johns put on a half-century partnership for the second wicket.
Playing-11 of both the teams
Ireland: Paul Stirling, Andrew Balbirnie (c), Lorcan Tucker (wk), Harry Tector, Curtis Camper, George Dockrell, Gareth Delany, Mark Adair, Simi Singh, Barry McCarthy, Joshua Little.
Scotland: George Muncy, Michael Jones, Matthew Cross (wk), Richie Berrington (c), Callum McLeod, Michael Leask, Chris Greaves, Mark Watt, Josh Davey, Safyan Sharif, Brad Wheel.