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    4.3 comes back in off the wicket and hits the stumps. Ireland get their first wicket 14/1
    14.3 its a good length ball from Johnston and it just takes the outside edge. Poynter takes an easy catch. Doolan is really angry with that shot because he has been playing beautifully 61/3
    6.2 another wicket for Sorensen. It was the same delivery that got Maddinson. It came back in off the pitch and bowled him. Good start here from Ireland 22/2
    83.4 Smith is gone. Its the outside edge through to the keeper and the partnership is finally broken. Johnston is delighted with that 296/7
    17 another wicket for Ireland. It was a good length ball and Haddin went back in the crease to defend the ball and missed. Johnston is delighted. 65/4
    40.1 Henriques cant believe it. It was a full toss and he just chipped it to Johnston at mid-on. He didnt look in any danger and Ireland will be delighted with that wicket. He was looking dangerous. 139/5
    40.5 what an over for Sorensen. Siddle guides ball to Mooney at gully. Its a simple catch. 139/6
    86.2 he gets him that time. Its down the legside again and its a fine edge through to the keeper. Pattinson had been playing well and is very disappointed with that. 5 wickets for Sorensen 310/8
    not out
    88 its another wicket for Johnston, chips the ball to Sorsensen at point. Easy catch and Fawad Ahmed makes his way to the wicket. 313/9
    11 (b 9, nb 2)
    312/9d (88 Overs, RR: 3.54)
    Did not bat: Fawad Ahmed
    Fall of wickets: 1-14 (Nic Maddinson, 4.3 ov), 2-22 (Usman Khawaja, 6.2 ov), 3-61 (Alex Doolan, 14.3 ov), 4-65 (Brad Haddin, 16.6 ov), 5-139 (Moises Henriques, 40.1 ov), 6-139 (Peter Siddle, 40.5 ov), 7-296 (Steven Smith, 83.4 ov), 8-310 (James Pattinson, 86.2 ov), 9-312 (Nathan Lyon, 87.6 ov)
    MC Sorensen1655053.1200
    DT Johnston2246843.0901
    JF Mooney1324503.4600
    SR Thompson1115204.7200
    AR Cusack722703.8502
    PR Stirling1002402.4000
    KJ O'Brien602203.6600
    AR White301505.0000
    2.5 gets a faint edge through to the keeper and Haddin takes a smart catch 6/1
    9.3 gets a little edge through to Haddin behind the stumps. Can tell that he doesnt agree with the Umpires decision and stands there for a while. 27/2
    13.3 its another outside edge and flies into Maddinson's hands at third slip. It was a good catch just above the ground 38/3
    35.3 Lyon gets another one! It takes the inside edge onto the pads and pops up to Maddinson at bat pad. An easier catch that time for Maddinson. 100/5
    30 Maddinson takes a sharp catch at bat pad. It takes the inside edge and hits White's pads. Maddinson dives to his right and gets the catch 92/4
    41 its a good length ball that spits up off the pitch. It takes the outside edge of O'Brien's bat and Haddin takes a good catch diving forward 112/7
    40.1 Mooney goes forward to a good length ball. It takes the outside edge and Haddin takes a comfortable catch. 109/6
    58 It hits Thompson in front of the stumps and they all go up. The Umpire raises the finger and Thompson is out. 182/8
    65.2 thats it. Its all over. Its another short ball and Poynter flashes at the ball outside offstump. It takes the outside edge and Haddin takes a smart catch. 207/10
    64.3 Fawad gets his first wicket. Johnston's front foot was along way down the pitch but it hits him on the foot and thats out. Fawad is delighted with the wicket. 203/9
    not out
    15 (b 1, lb 2, nb 4, w 8)
    207 all out (65.2 Overs, RR: 3.16)
    Fall of wickets: 1-6 (Paul Stirling, 2.5 ov), 2-27 (John Anderson, 9.3 ov), 3-38 (Alex Cusack, 13.3 ov), 4-92 (Andrew White, 29.6 ov), 5-100 (James Shannon, 35.3 ov), 6-109 (John Mooney, 40.1 ov), 7-112 (Kevin O'Brien, 40.6 ov), 8-182 (Stuart Thompson, 57.6 ov), 9-203 (Trent Johnston, 64.3 ov), 10-207 (Stuart Poynter, 65.2 ov)
    JL Pattinson1435513.9221
    PM Siddle20.256213.0413
    MC Henriques1012242.2010
    NM Lyon1534032.6600
    Fawad Ahmed622514.1600

Close of Play

  • Fri, 14 Jun - day 1 - Australia A 1st innings 248/6 (SPD Smith 104*, JL Pattinson 42*, 72 ov)
  • Sat, 15 Jun - day 2 - Australia A 1st innings 312/9 (AC Agar 5*, 88 ov)
  • Sun, 16 Jun - day 3 - Ireland 2nd innings 51/3 (JNK Shannon 11*, AR White 2*, 17 ov)
  • Mon, 17 Jun - day 4 - Ireland 2nd innings 207 (65.2 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

Ireland 4th innings Partnerships

1st6J AndersonPR Stirling
2nd21J AndersonAR Cusack
3rd11AR CusackJNK Shannon
4th54AR WhiteJNK Shannon
5th8KJ O'BrienJNK Shannon
6th9JF MooneyKJ O'Brien
7th3KJ O'BrienSR Thompson
8th70SW PoynterSR Thompson
9th21DT JohnstonSW Poynter
10th4SW PoynterMC Sorensen