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Guide to Irish International Cricket 1855-2020
Ireland: International Tournaments
1998 Commonwealth Games
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Play Offs
Gold MedalSouth Africa beat Australia by 4 wickets
Bronze MedalNew Zealand beat Sri Lankaby 51 runs
Semi-FinalsSouth Africa beat Sri Lanka by 1 wicket
Australia beat New Zealand by 9 wickets
Group Tables
Group A      P  W  L NR Pts   Group B      P  W  L NR Pts
Sri Lanka    3  3  0  0   6   Australia    3  3  0  0   6
Zimbabwe     3  2  1  0   4   Antigua      3  1  1  1   3 
Jamaica      3  1  2  0   2   India        3  1  1  1   3
Malaysia     3  0  3  0   0   Canada       3  0  3  0   0

Group C      P  W  L NR Pts   Group D      P  W  L NR Pts
South Africa 3  3  0  0   6   New Zealand  3  3  0  0   6
Barbados     3  2  1  0   4   Pakistan     3  1  1  1   3
N Ireland    3  1  2  0   2   Kenya        3  1  2  0   2
Bangladesh   3  0  3  0   0   Scotland     3  0  2  1   1
Results
  • Group A
    • Jamaica lost to Zimbabwe by 6 wickets
    • Malaysia lost to Sri Lanka by 7 wickets
    • Sri Lanka beat Jamaica by 67 runs
    • Zimbabwe beat Malaysia by 221 runs
    • Malaysia lost to Jamaica by 6 wickets
    • Zimbabwe lost to Sri Lanka by 1 wicket
  • Group B
    • Antigua & Barbuda v India - no result
    • Canada lost to Australia by 9 wickets
    • Antigua & Barbuda lost to Australia by 7 wickets
    • India beat Canada by 112 runs
    • Antigua & Barbuda beat Canada by 121 runs
    • Australia beat India by 145 runs
  • Group C
    • Bangladesh lost to Barbados by 4 wickets
    • Northern Ireland lost to South Africa by 4 wickets
    • Bangladesh lost to South Africa by 5 wickets
    • Barbados beat Northern Ireland by 176 runs
    • Northern Ireland beat Bangladesh by 114 runs
    • Barbados lost to South Africa by 4 wickets
  • Group D
    • Scorecard Pakistan v Scotland - no result
    • Kenya lost to New Zealand by 5 wickets
    • Pakistan beat Kenya by 129 runs
    • Scorecard New Zealand beat Scotland by 177 runs
    • Scotland lost to Kenya by 5 wickets
    • New Zealand beat Pakistan by 81 runs