World Twenty20 3rd Match Group B qualifying round: Stirling helps Ireland get lucky on St Patrick’s Day

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Stirling definitely had the luck of the Irish on his side

Everybody has heard about the luck of the Irish, but today it actually came true when Ireland walked away with a three-wicket victory on St Patrick’s Day by stealing a bye off the very last ball of their match against Zimbabwe in Sylhet.

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West Indies vs England 3rd T20: Lumb and Jordan hand England nail-biting consolation win

         

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Lumb and Jordan saved England from being whitewashed 3-0

England opening batsman Michael Lumb hammered a spectacular half-century and pace bowler Chris Jordan smashed a quickfire 27 and took three wickets to lead their side to a nail-biting five-run consolation win over the West Indies in the third and final Twenty20 International in Barbados.

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Johnson to skip South Africa T20 series

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“Mitch has had a very long summer and we think he will benefit from returning home for a few days of rest with his family”

Australia left-arm pace bowler Mitchell Johnson will skip the upcoming three-match Twenty20 series against South Africa, which gets underway on March 9 in Port Elizabeth, after returning home to gain some much-needed rest and relaxation. 

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