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Ireland beat Pakistan by 5 wickets in T20 match

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Ireland beat Pakistan by 5 wickets in the first match of the 3 T20 series. Ireland reached the target of 183 runs for the loss of 5 wickets with 1 ball to spare. This was Ireland’s first win against Pakistan in T20 matches.

In the match played in Dublin, Ireland’s Andy Balberney played an outstanding innings of 77 off 55 balls, hitting 10 fours and 2 sixes.

Pakistan’s Abbas Afridi took 2 wickets, Shaheen Afridi, Imad Wasim and Naseem Shah took 1 wicket each.

Babar Azam said that we did not bat well in the power play, we scored 10 runs, could not follow the plan, we bowled well in the first 10 overs.

Happy with the win, it was a good day for us, Andy Balbrini won well, said the Ireland captain.

Earlier, Ireland captain Paul Stirling won the toss and invited Pakistan to bat, who scored 182 runs for 6 wickets in the allotted 20 overs.

Captain Babar Azam scored 57 runs in 43 balls from the Green Shirts side, his innings included 8 fours and 1 six.

Among other players, Saeem Ayub 45, Fakhar Zaman 20, Muhammad Rizwan 1, Babar Azam and Shadab Khan returned to the pavilion for zero.

In the seventh wicket from Pakistan, Iftikhar Ahmed and Shaheen Afridi played an unbeaten stand of 32 runs from 13 balls.

Iftikhar Ahmed scored 37 runs and Shaheen Afridi did not return by scoring 14 runs, 4 players in green shirts were caught while 2 ran out of the game, Craig Young of Ireland dismissed 2 players.

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