Ireland vs New Zealand, 1st ODI: Michael Bracewell Century Helps New Zealand Narrowly Avoid Upset vs Ireland

Ireland vs New Zealand, 1st ODI: Michael Bracewell Century Helps New Zealand Narrowly Avoid Upset vs Ireland

Ireland v New Zealand, 1st ODI: Michael Bracewell's century saves New Zealand from upset against Ireland

Michael Bracewell’s unbeaten century helped New Zealand beat Ireland by 1 wicket.Twitter

Michael Bracewell’s unbeaten century helped New Zealand to a dramatic one-wicket victory in the first one-day international against Ireland on Sunday with just one ball remaining. New Zealand, chasing 301 for victory, were in dire straits at 120-5 and needed 20 runs with just one wicket in the last over.

But Bracewell hit. Craig Young For 24 off five balls – 4, 4, 6, 4, 6 – 127 not out as the Black Caps finished 305-9.

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Earlier in Ireland Harry Tractor 113 of the hosts at the Malahide Ground near Dublin, scoring their first ODI century.

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