Irish beat T&T B by three wickets
Ireland warmed up for the upcoming series against West Indies with a three-wicket win over a Trinidad and Tobago B team in a Twenty20 match at the National Cricket Centre in Balmain, Couva, yesterday.
Paul Stirling slammed 70 off 38 balls with seven fours and three sixes to lead the ICC Associate team to 142 for seven off 19.3 overs, in reply to T&T B’s 138 for four from their 20 overs.
T&T B 138-4 (20 overs) (Marlon Barclay 35, Kjorn Ottley 34, Adrian Ali 28) vs Ireland 142-7 (19.3 overs) (Paul Stirling 70, James Shannon 23 n.o., Kevin O’Brien 21; Yannic Cariah 2/20)
—Ireland won by three wickets