ICC Cricket World Cup, 42nd Match, Pool B: Ireland v Pakistan at Adelaide, Mar 15, 2015

Sarfraz Ahmed’s maiden ODI hundred sealed Pakistan a quarter-final berth with a seven-wicket win against Ireland in Adelaide, ICC Cricket World Cup, 42nd Match, Pool B: Ireland v Pakistan at Adelaide, Mar 15, 2015

Sarfraz Ahmed's maiden ODI hundred sealed Pakistan a quarter-final berth with a seven-wicket win against Ireland in Adelaide © Getty Images

Sarfraz Ahmed’s maiden ODI hundred sealed Pakistan a quarter-final berth with a seven-wicket win against Ireland in Adelaide © Getty Images

Sarfraz Ahmed acknowledges the crowd after his maiden ODI hundred, Ireland v Pakistan, World Cup 2015, Group B, Adelaide, March 15, 2015

Sarfraz Ahmed acknowledges the crowd after his maiden ODI hundred, Ireland v Pakistan, World Cup 2015, Group B, Adelaide, March 15, 2015

Umar Akmal took four catches, Ireland v Pakistan, World Cup 2015, Group B, Adelaide, March 15, 2015

Umar Akmal took four catches, Ireland v Pakistan, World Cup 2015, Group B, Adelaide, March 15, 2015

William Porterfield's hundred laid the platform for Ireland but Pakistan kept them to 237 with a flurry of late wickets in Adelaide

William Porterfield’s hundred laid the platform for Ireland but Pakistan kept them to 237 with a flurry of late wickets in Adelaide

Sohail Khan got rid of centurion William Porterfield, Ireland v Pakistan, World Cup 2015, Group B, Adelaide, March 15, 2015

Sohail Khan got rid of centurion William Porterfield, Ireland v Pakistan, World Cup 2015, Group B, Adelaide, March 15, 2015

Pakistan celebrate after Wahab Riaz dismissed Ed Joyce, Ireland v Pakistan, World Cup 2015, Group B, Adelaide, March 15, 2015

Pakistan celebrate after Wahab Riaz dismissed Ed Joyce, Ireland v Pakistan, World Cup 2015, Group B, Adelaide, March 15, 2015

William Porterfield brought up his fifty off 59 balls, Ireland v Pakistan, World Cup 2015, Group B, Adelaide, March 15, 2015

William Porterfield brought up his fifty off 59 balls, Ireland v Pakistan, World Cup 2015, Group B, Adelaide, March 15, 2015

William Porterfield's fifty led Ireland after two early wickets against Pakistan in Adelaide

William Porterfield’s fifty led Ireland after two early wickets against Pakistan in Adelaide