newscricket3 months ago

ICC World T20 | Twitter reacts as Aaron Finch stars in Australia's thumping 42-run win over Ireland

Lorcan Tucker's unbeaten 48-ball 71 was not enough for Ireland as they endured a 42-run defeat against defending champions Australia on Monday in their T20 World Cup match in Brisbane. Chasing 180, Tucker's valiant knock, which received little support, took them to 137 before they were bowled out.
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newscricket3 months ago

ICC World T20 | Twitter reacts as Ireland upset England by five runs courtesy of DLS

Ireland have pipped England by five runs in the Super 12 match as rain played a role in the second innings to tilt the game in the former's favour. Andrew Balbirnie contributed with a knock of 62 runs from 47 balls while the bowling unit dismissed the opposition batters in regular intervals.
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newscricket3 months ago

ICC World T20 | Twitter reacts as Adil Rashid’s ‘hand of luck’ sends Lorcan Tucker back to pavilion

Having to walk back to the pavilion due to an unlucky dismissal is the most disappointing way for a batter to get out, and Lorcan Tucker suffered the same fate against England. Just when Tucker was getting into the groove, a deflection from Adil Rashid’s hand caught him short of the crease.
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newscricket4 months ago

ICC World T20 | Twitter reacts to Odean Smith costing West Indies sole shot at victory with humiliating mistake

Often, a glaring mistake on the big stage can be enough to imprint an unwashable stain on a player's career. Odean Smith has become the latest to face the shadows after plucking a crucial wicket against Ireland which was later declared a no-ball, robbing his team of a chance to come back.
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newscricket3 years ago

Twitter reacts to Lorcan ‘Dhoni’ Tucker’s amazing flick to send Rashid packing

With five overs remaining in the innings, Adil Rashid and Tom Curran were just ready to launch a late assault to take England over the 300-run mark. However, they were halted by the brilliance of the 23-year-old keeper Lorcan Tucker who’s stunning flick sent Adil Rashid packing.
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