Ireland ease to Namibia win

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Updated: July 6, 2011

Ireland followed up Monday’s win over Namibia with a second successive win over their African visitors at Stormont in Belfast.

In a rain affected encounter, reduced to 38 overs, Namibia bowled first and were bowled out for 175 with the impressive John Mooney taking 3 for 31 and Kevin O’Brien taking three for 50.

Irish captain William Porterfield set Ireland on their win to a comfortable victory with a 45 before Alex Cusask with 59 not out and Niall O’Brien with 38 not out sealed the win with 46 balls to spare.

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