PAK 337/6 (47.0 Ovs)
IRE 82-all out (23.4 Ovs)
🇵🇰Pakistan have registered their largest ever ✌victory margin by defeating Ireland🇮🇪 by 255 runs in the first of two 🏏one-day internationals. Opener Sharjeel Khan⭐ destroyed💥 the hosts and took charge of the game from the 1⃣st over😎 itself. He reached his 100😱 in just 61 balls and went on to score 👏152 runs, helping Pakistan set a mammoth score of 337😳. The match had to be cut✂ short to 47 overs after rain💧 interrupted the game. Shoaib Malik🌟 and Mohammad Nawaz scored half-centuries and put on a 👌partnership of 105 after Sharjeel's dismissal.
In reply, Ireland could only😞 manage to score 82. Mohammad Amir⚡ struck early on to remove opener😔 Paul Stirling. The hosts were 4-32 after 10 overs😟 as no one in the Irish batting lineup looked👀 comfortable. Left-arm spinner Imad Wasim💫 picked up his maiden five-wicket haul👏 when he claimed the last 3⃣ wickets in 4⃣ balls✌.
The 2⃣nd match will be played on 🙏Saturday at the same venue🏟 in Malahide.