Ireland v Netherlands Intercontinental Cup Day 1

August 15th 2017


The Ireland squad to face the Netherlands at Malahide Cricket Club in the Intercontinental Cup

Simi Singh receives his cap from Kevin O'Brien on his Intercontinental Cup debut

Jacob Mulder receives his cap from Gary Wilson ahead of his Intercontinental Cup debut

Captains William Porterfield and Peter Borren at the toss with match referee David Jukes

Ed Joyce fell for 43 in the morning session and Andy Balbirnie came to the crease

William Porterfield and Andy Balbirnie leave the field at Lunch on Day 1

Afternoon session gets underway with Porterfield and Balbirnie at the crease

Andy Balbirnie moves to a hundred on Day 1 at Malahide (pic Rowland White/Press eye)

Andy Balbirnie raises his bat for his century against the Netherlands at Malahide (pic Rowland White/Press eye)

Andy Balbirnie struck sixteen 4s and 1 six on his way to a maiden First Class century (pic Rowland White/Press eye)