England Women v Ireland Women
CricInfo Women's World Cup 2000/01
VenueBert Sutcliffe Oval, Lincoln on 7th December 2000 (50-over match)
Balls per over6
TossIreland Women won the toss and decided to bat
ResultEngland Women won by 8 wickets
PointsEngland Women 2; Ireland Women 0
UmpiresRS Dunne, SJA Taufel
ScorersJ Cohen, MR Collin
Reserve UmpirePR Williams
Player of the MatchCE Taylor

Ireland Women inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
KN Youngc SC Taylor b Pearson23137--6.45
+AM Linehanb CE Taylor814172-57.14
CM Beggslbw b CE Taylor52032--25.00
*ME Grealeyc Cassar b Pearson011--0.00
C O'Neillrun out2565633-38.46
CM O'Learylbw b CE Taylor021--0.00
NH Squirec Leng b Connor105363--18.87
SA Youngc Cassar b CE Taylor1128241-39.29
IMHC Joycelbw b Connor2638365-68.42
CJ Metcalferun out1813--12.50
BM McDonaldnot out1612--16.67
Extras(1 lb, 13 w)14
Total(all out, 155 minutes, 44.2 overs)103
Fall of wickets:
1-12 (Linehan, 5.2 ov), 2-17 (KN Young, 10.1 ov), 3-18 (Grealey, 10.2 ov), 4-23 (Beggs, 13.1 ov), 5-23 (O'Leary, 13.3 ov), 6-61 (O'Neill, 29.2 ov), 7-72 (Squire, 33.4 ov), 8-78 (SA Young, 36.6 ov), 9-92 (Metcalfe, 41.1 ov), 10-103 (Joyce, 44.2 ov)
England Women bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
Pearson10   42123-30.002.10
CE Taylor10   22544-15.002.50
Reynard10   22901--2.90
Holden10   32601--2.60

England Women inningsRunsBallsMins4s6sS-Rate
A Thompsonnot out4489985-49.44
KM Lengst Linehan b Metcalfe1627292-59.26
BA Danielsc Beggs b KN Young3135485-88.57
SC Taylornot out52619--19.23
*CJ Connordid not bat      
+J Cassardid not bat      
MA Reynarddid not bat      
D Holdendid not bat      
CE Taylordid not bat      
LJ Harperdid not bat      
LC Pearsondid not bat      
Extras(1 lb, 8 w)9
Total(2 wickets, 98 minutes, 29.3 overs)105
Fall of wickets:
1-28 (Leng, 9.2 ov), 2-91 (Daniels, 23.1 ov)
Ireland Women bowlingOversMdnsRunsWktsWidesNo-BallsS-RateEcon
McDonald7   11902--2.71
O'Neill6   1270---4.50
Metcalfe3   01912-18.006.33
Joyce3   0120---4.00
SA Young5   11002--2.00
KN Young5.311712-33.003.09

--> Ireland Women innings: 50 in 26 overs
--> Ireland Women innings: 100 in 43 overs
--> England Women innings: 50 in 13.4 overs
--> England Women innings: 100 in 28.4 overs
--> A Thompson passed her previous highest score of 33 in Women's ODI matches
--> KM Leng passed 500 runs in Women's ODI matches when she reached 5

12th men: NJ Shaw (Eng Women) and CMA Shillington (Ireland Women)
CricInfo Player of the Match: CE Taylor (Eng Women) - 3 points; A Thompson (Eng Women) - 2 points; IM Joyce (Ireland Women) - 1 point
MA Reynardbowled 1 wide worth 5 runs