Asian Cricket Council Trophy Elite, 2012/13 / Commentary

Asian Cricket Council Trophy Elite - Group B

United Arab Emirates v Nepal

Nepal won by 4 wickets (with 28 balls remaining)

26.5

Gauchan to Mohammad Azam, no run, Around the wicket, pitches on leg and almost gets through the left-hander

26.6

Gauchan to Mohammad Azam, 1 run, comes down the wicket and skews a drive in the air, but away from the fielders on the off-side

United Arab Emirates 83/6   Mohammad Azam 1* (2b)

27.1

S Regmi to Mohammad Azam, 2 runs, another skewed drive! in the air for a long time but safe, to the long-on area. Counter-attacking without the greatest authority; but must have been given a job to by his coach

27.2

S Regmi to Mohammad Azam, no run, defended

27.3

S Regmi to Mohammad Azam, SIX, free flow of the bat and the half-volley on middle is dispatched yards over long-on!

27.4

S Regmi to Mohammad Azam, no run

27.5

S Regmi to Mohammad Azam, no run

27.6

S Regmi to Mohammad Azam, no run

United Arab Emirates 91/6   Mohammad Azam 9* (8b 1x6)

28.4

Gauchan to Mohammad Azam, no run

28.5

Gauchan to Mohammad Azam, FOUR, down on one knee, and slams a length ball, flat and skimmingly through long-on, Prithu Baskota puts in a dive to attempt a catch but the ball beats him by a yard. Shot of some power!

28.6

Gauchan to Mohammad Azam, 1 run, length ball on off, and pushed to cover

United Arab Emirates 97/6   Mohammad Azam 14* (11b 1x4 1x6)

29.1

S Regmi to Mohammad Azam, no run, length ball, defended from middle

29.2

S Regmi to Mohammad Azam, no run, length ball, driven to mid-off

29.3

S Regmi to Mohammad Azam, no run, swept to backward square

29.4

S Regmi to Mohammad Azam, 1 run, shuffles forward to drive to long-on and scurries a run

United Arab Emirates 98/6   Mohammad Azam 15* (15b 1x4 1x6)

30.2

Gauchan to Mohammad Azam, 2 runs, Azam continuing to live airily, the slash goes between cover and backward point

30.3

Gauchan to Mohammad Azam, FOUR, and gets away with it again, played squarer but catchably, two fielders bisected on the off-side

30.4

Gauchan to Mohammad Azam, no run, defended

30.5

Gauchan to Mohammad Azam, no run, looking for a run from a drive to a length delivery on the off-side

30.6

Gauchan to Mohammad Azam, 1 run, fuller length delivery and driven back past the bowler

United Arab Emirates 107/6   Mohammad Azam 22* (20b 2x4 1x6)

31.1

S Regmi to Mohammad Azam, SIX, Power! Thumps into the stands at long-on, five feet above the fielder stationed for the shot

31.2

S Regmi to Mohammad Azam, no run, defended

31.3

S Regmi to Mohammad Azam, 1 run, looking for a run, can't beat the leg-side field

United Arab Emirates 114/6   Mohammad Azam 29* (23b 2x4 2x6)

32.1

Gauchan to Mohammad Azam, FOUR, swept behind square

32.2

Gauchan to Mohammad Azam, OUT, and this time he's snared. Safe hands of Malla at point take the offering, Gauchan delighted and Nepal look like they could keep UAE down to below 200

Mohammad Azam c Malla b Gauchan 33 (25b 3x4 2x6) SR: 132.00

United Arab Emirates 118/7   Mohammad Azam 33 (25b 3x4 2x6)
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