|South Afrcia beat Ireland by 42 runs
in rain affected game with the help of debutant Vernon Philander
made an impressive debut by claiming four wickets. He was impressive and bowled with superb line and length (5.5 – 1 – 12 – 4) which helps souat Africa
to register 42 run win against the Irish team.Earlier due to Rain match was delayed by five hours and it was reduced to 31 overs a side. Trent Johnson won the toss and put South Africa
in to bat. South Afrcian
opener Ab Devilliers (40 of 35 balls) and
Morne van Wyk (52 of 84 balls) got a flying start but after the dismissal of Ab Devilleirs run rate slow down. But in the end some lusty hitting by Justin Kem 18 of
13 balls gave south africa
a total of 173 in allotted 31 Overs.
In reply Ireland started brightly by hitting 45/0 in 9 Overs but after wards it all South Africa and they bundle out the Irish in 31st over on 131/10. Star from Irish side is another Debutant all rounder Alex Cusack which made 36 not out and with ball taken 3 wickets (4-0-15-3).
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