Asian Cricket Council Trophy Elite, 2012/13 / Commentary

Hello all and welcome to the coverage of the final of ACC trophy, Elite. The news from the middle is that Nepal have won the toss and they are fielding

0.1

Gauchan to Abdul Shakoor, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Comes forward and drives it to cover

0.2

Gauchan to Abdul Shakoor, no run, fuller length ball on the off stump again. Shakoor defends it back onto the pitch

0.3

Gauchan to Abdul Shakoor, no run, flighted ball on the leg stump. Shakoor defends it to the leg side

0.4

Gauchan to Abdul Shakoor, no run, good length outside the off stump. Shakoor defends it to the off side off the backfoot

0.5

Gauchan to Abdul Shakoor, no run, pushes it back to the bowler

0.6

Gauchan to Abdul Shakoor, no run, comes forward and drives it to cover. Can't find the gap and that's a maiden over

End of over 1 (maiden) United Arab Emirates 0/0
Abdul Shakoor    0* (6b)      SP Gauchan    1-1-0-0
Arshad Ali    0* (0b)     

1.1

Khadka to Arshad Ali, OUT, good length ball on the off stump. Arshad Ali pushes it to midwicket and wants a quicker single, but the fielder at midwicket picks it on the run and throws the stumps down

Arshad Ali run out 0 (1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

1.2

Khadka to Abdul Shakoor, no run, looks to pull it and is beaten

1.3

Khadka to Abdul Shakoor, no run, short of a good length delivery outside the off stump. Shakoor wanted to defend it and is beaten by the away movement

1.4

Khadka to Abdul Shakoor, no run, short length ball outside the off stump. Shakoor looks to pull it and is beaten. He needs to compose himself here as there has been an eaqrly wicket

1.5

Khadka to Abdul Shakoor, 2 runs, fuller ball on the leg stump. Shakoor turns it away to fine-leg for a couple

1.6

Khadka to Abdul Shakoor, FOUR, fuller on the leg stump. Shakoor comes down the track and lofts it to long-on for a boundary. A release shot, that

Sanjam Regmi into the attack now

End of over 2 (6 runs) United Arab Emirates 6/1
Abdul Shakoor    6* (11b 1x4)      P Khadka    1-0-6-0
Haroon Iftikhar    0* (0b)      SP Gauchan    1-1-0-0

2.1

S Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, pushes it to the leg side

2.2

S Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, 1 run, fuller ball on the leg stump. Haroon turns it to short fine-leg and sets off for a quick single

2.3

S Regmi to Abdul Shakoor, FOUR, short ball on the leg stump. Shakoor pulls it to deep square-leg for a boundary. He seems to be settling in now

2.4

S Regmi to Abdul Shakoor, no run, comes forward and pushes it back to the bowler

2.5

S Regmi to Abdul Shakoor, no run, short of a good length delivery outside the off stump. Shakoor steers it to short third-man

2.6

S Regmi to Abdul Shakoor, 1 run, lofts it to long-on for a single

Basant Regmi replaces Khadka at the other end

End of over 3 (6 runs) United Arab Emirates 12/1
Abdul Shakoor    11* (15b 2x4)      S Regmi    1-0-6-0
Haroon Iftikhar    1* (2b)      P Khadka    1-0-6-0

3.1

B Regmi to Abdul Shakoor, 2 runs, short ball outside the off stump. Shakoor cuts it to point for a couple

3.2

B Regmi to Abdul Shakoor, 1 wide, wide down the leg side

3.2

B Regmi to Abdul Shakoor, no run, struck on the pads outside the leg stump, and thus the appeal is negated

3.3

B Regmi to Abdul Shakoor, 1 run, short ball on the leg stump. Shakoor pulls it to deep midwicket for a single

3.4

B Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Haroon comes forward and pushes it to cover

3.5

B Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, comes down the track and defends it back to the bowler

3.6

B Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, struck on the pads outside the off stump

End of over 4 (4 runs) United Arab Emirates 16/1
Haroon Iftikhar    1* (5b)      B Regmi    1-0-4-0
Abdul Shakoor    14* (18b 2x4)      S Regmi    1-0-6-0

4.1

S Regmi to Abdul Shakoor, no run, short ball on the leg stump. Shakoor pulls it to square-leg

4.2

S Regmi to Abdul Shakoor, no run, comes forward and pushes it back to the bowler

4.3

S Regmi to Abdul Shakoor, SIX, fuller ball on the off stump. Shakoor lofts it high over the long-on fence

4.4

S Regmi to Abdul Shakoor, OUT, and that's the second wicket. Aggression got the better of him as he pulls it straight into the hands of cow corner. Gauchan takes the catch easily and is very excited

Abdul Shakoor c Gauchan b S Regmi 20 (22b 2x4 1x6) SR: 90.90

4.5

S Regmi to Shaiman Anwar, no run, drives it off the backfoot to mid-off

4.6

S Regmi to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, gets off the mark with a push to long-on for a single

Paras Khadka is back into the attack

End of over 5 (7 runs) United Arab Emirates 23/2
Shaiman Anwar    1* (2b)      S Regmi    2-0-13-1
Haroon Iftikhar    1* (5b)      B Regmi    1-0-4-0

5.1

Khadka to Shaiman Anwar, no run, good length ball outside the off stump. Anwar defends it back onto the pitch

5.2

Khadka to Shaiman Anwar, no run, short of a good length delivery on the middle stump. Anwar looks to flick it and gets a leading edge to midwicket

5.3

Khadka to Shaiman Anwar, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Anwar comes forward and drives it to mid-off

5.4

Khadka to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run

5.5

Khadka to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Haroon lets it pass to the keeper

5.6

Khadka to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, comes forward and defends it back onto the pitch

Gauchan is back into the attack

End of over 6 (1 run) United Arab Emirates 24/2
Haroon Iftikhar    1* (7b)      P Khadka    2-0-7-0
Shaiman Anwar    2* (6b)      S Regmi    2-0-13-1

6.1

Gauchan to Shaiman Anwar, no run, comes forward and drives it to cover

6.2

Gauchan to Shaiman Anwar, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Anwar comes forward and drives it to short cover

6.3

Gauchan to Shaiman Anwar, no run, fuller ball on the off stump. Anwar pushes it back to the bowler

6.4

Gauchan to Shaiman Anwar, OUT, and the best UAE batsman is gone! He cuts a wide delivery straight into the hands of the fielder at point. Nepal players, and the crowd, full of Nepal supporters are ecstatic

Shaiman Anwar c Malla b Gauchan 2 (10b 0x4 0x6) SR: 20.00

6.5

Gauchan to Khurram Khan, no run, comes forward and pushes it to point

6.6

Gauchan to Khurram Khan, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Khurram comes forward and drives it back to the bowler

End of over 7 (wicket maiden) United Arab Emirates 24/3
Khurram Khan    0* (2b)      SP Gauchan    2-2-0-1
Haroon Iftikhar    1* (7b)      P Khadka    2-0-7-0

7.1

Khadka to Haroon Iftikhar, 1 run, fuller ball on the leg stump. Haroon pushes it mid-on and takes a single

7.2

Khadka to Khurram Khan, no run, short ball outside the off stump. Khurram has nothing to do with it and the umpire signals it as one for the over

7.3

Khadka to Khurram Khan, no run, outside off and left alone by the batsman

7.4

Khadka to Khurram Khan, no run, good length ball outside the off stump. Khurram comes forward and punches it to mid-off

7.5

Khadka to Khurram Khan, FOUR, short ball on the leg stump. Khurram pulls it to deep square-leg and gets himself a boundary

7.6

Khadka to Khurram Khan, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Khurram defends it to cover

End of over 8 (5 runs) United Arab Emirates 29/3
Khurram Khan    4* (7b 1x4)      P Khadka    3-0-12-0
Haroon Iftikhar    2* (8b)      SP Gauchan    2-2-0-1

8.1

Gauchan to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, flighted ball outside the off stump. Haroon defends it to cover off the backfoot

8.2

Gauchan to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Haroon pushes it to midwicket

8.3

Gauchan to Haroon Iftikhar, 1 run, fuller ball on the leg stump. Haroon pushes it to long-on and takes a single

8.4

Gauchan to Khurram Khan, no run, short ball outside the off stump. Khurram Khan cuts it to point off the backfoot

8.5

Gauchan to Khurram Khan, 1 run

8.6

Gauchan to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, turns it to square-leg

End of over 9 (2 runs) United Arab Emirates 31/3
Haroon Iftikhar    3* (12b)      SP Gauchan    3-2-2-1
Khurram Khan    5* (9b 1x4)      P Khadka    3-0-12-0

9.1

Khadka to Khurram Khan, 2 runs, drives it to sweeper cover for a couple

9.2

Khadka to Khurram Khan, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Khurram comes forward and drives it to mid-off

9.3

Khadka to Khurram Khan, 1 wide, wide down the leg side

A Chant of 'Nepal, Nepal' at the ground now. A huge contingent of Nepal supporters, are all seated at the third-man boundary

9.3

Khadka to Khurram Khan, 1 run, pushes it to mid-on for a single

9.4

Khadka to Haroon Iftikhar, 1 run, drives it to extra-cover and sets off for a quick single

9.5

Khadka to Khurram Khan, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Khurram comes forward and drives it to point

9.6

Khadka to Khurram Khan, no run, struck on the pads outside the leg stump

Sanjam comes back into the attack

End of over 10 (5 runs) United Arab Emirates 36/3
Khurram Khan    8* (14b 1x4)      P Khadka    4-0-17-0
Haroon Iftikhar    4* (13b)      SP Gauchan    3-2-2-1

10.1

S Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Haroon pushes it to cover

10.2

S Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, defends it off the backfoot to cover

10.3

S Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, comes forward and punches it to midwicket

10.4

S Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, 1 run, cautiously turns it to fine-leg for a single

10.5

S Regmi to Khurram Khan, 1 run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Khurram turns it to midwicket for a single

10.6

S Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, 1 run

End of over 11 (3 runs) United Arab Emirates 39/3
Haroon Iftikhar    6* (18b)      S Regmi    3-0-16-1
Khurram Khan    9* (15b 1x4)      P Khadka    4-0-17-0

11.1

B Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, 2 runs, cut to third-man for a couple

11.2

B Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, short ball outside the off stump. Haroon looks to cut it and is beaten

11.3

B Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, comes forward and pushes it to midwicket

11.4

B Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, turns it to the leg side

11.5

B Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, good length ball on the leg stump. Haroon pushes it to midwicket

11.6

B Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, good length ball on the leg stump. Haroon defneds it back onto the pitch

End of over 12 (2 runs) United Arab Emirates 41/3
Haroon Iftikhar    8* (24b)      B Regmi    2-0-6-0
Khurram Khan    9* (15b 1x4)      S Regmi    3-0-16-1

12.1

S Regmi to Khurram Khan, 1 run, pushes it to long-on for a single

12.2

S Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, flighted ball outside the off stump. Haroon pushes it to midwicket

12.3

S Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, 1 run, turns it to fine-leg for a single

12.4

S Regmi to Khurram Khan, no run, good length ball outside the off stump. Khurram cuts it to cover

12.5

S Regmi to Khurram Khan, 1 run, drives it off the backfoot to sweeper cover for a single

12.6

S Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, 1 run, comes forward and turns it to midwicket for a single, and retains the strike

End of over 13 (4 runs) United Arab Emirates 45/3
Haroon Iftikhar    10* (27b)      S Regmi    4-0-20-1
Khurram Khan    11* (18b 1x4)      B Regmi    2-0-6-0

13.1

B Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, drives it back to the bowler

13.2

B Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Haroon gets onto the backfoot and defends it to cover

13.3

B Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, 2 runs, turns it to fine-leg for a couple

13.4

B Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, comes forward and pushes it to midwicket

13.5

B Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, 1 run, drives it to sweeper cover for a single

13.6

B Regmi to Khurram Khan, no run, cuts it to short third-man

End of over 14 (3 runs) United Arab Emirates 48/3
Khurram Khan    11* (19b 1x4)      B Regmi    3-0-9-0
Haroon Iftikhar    13* (32b)      S Regmi    4-0-20-1

14.1

S Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, defends it to the leg side

14.2

S Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, pushes it to midwicket

14.3

S Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, 1 run, sweeps it to fine-leg for a single

14.4

S Regmi to Khurram Khan, 1 run, comes forward and drives it to long-on for a single

14.5

S Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, FOUR, short ball on the leg stump. Haroon pulls it to deep square-leg for a boundary

14.6

S Regmi to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, comes forward and defends it to the leg side

End of over 15 (6 runs) United Arab Emirates 54/3
Haroon Iftikhar    18* (37b 1x4)      S Regmi    5-0-26-1
Khurram Khan    12* (20b 1x4)      B Regmi    3-0-9-0

15.1

B Regmi to Khurram Khan, no run, short ball outside the off stump. Khurram cuts it to point

15.2

B Regmi to Khurram Khan, no run, struck on the pads outside the off stump. Not turning much, the ball , for Basant

15.3

B Regmi to Khurram Khan, no run

15.4

B Regmi to Khurram Khan, no run, comes forward and pushes it back to the bowler

15.5

B Regmi to Khurram Khan, FOUR, fuller ball on the leg stump. Khurram Khan sweeps it to fine-leg for a boundary

15.6

B Regmi to Khurram Khan, no run, comes forward and pushes it back to the bowler

End of over 16 (4 runs) United Arab Emirates 58/3
Khurram Khan    16* (26b 2x4)      B Regmi    4-0-13-0
Haroon Iftikhar    18* (37b 1x4)      S Regmi    5-0-26-1

16.1

Baskota to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, comes forward and turns it to short fine-leg

16.2

Baskota to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Haroon drives it back to the bowler

16.3

Baskota to Haroon Iftikhar, 1 wide, wide down the leg side

16.3

Baskota to Haroon Iftikhar, no run

16.4

Baskota to Haroon Iftikhar, 1 run, drives it to long-on for a single

16.5

Baskota to Khurram Khan, 1 run, comes down the track and pushes it to mid-on for a single

16.6

Baskota to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, fuller ball on the leg stump. Haroon comes down the track and pushes it back to the bowler

End of over 17 (3 runs) United Arab Emirates 61/3
Haroon Iftikhar    19* (42b 1x4)      P Baskota    1-0-3-0
Khurram Khan    17* (27b 2x4)      B Regmi    4-0-13-0

17.1

Khadka to Khurram Khan, 1 run, turns it to fine-leg for a single

17.2

Khadka to Haroon Iftikhar, 1 run, pushes it to midwicket and sets off for a quick single

17.3

Khadka to Khurram Khan, 1 run, drives it off the backfoot to sweeper cover for a single

17.4

Khadka to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, fuller ball on the leg stump. Haroon sweeps it to short fine-leg

17.5

Khadka to Haroon Iftikhar, 1 run, comes down the track and drives it to mid-on for a single

17.6

Khadka to Khurram Khan, no run, pushes it back to the bowler

Match State: Drinks

End of over 18 (4 runs) United Arab Emirates 65/3
Khurram Khan    19* (30b 2x4)      P Khadka    5-0-21-0
Haroon Iftikhar    21* (45b 1x4)      P Baskota    1-0-3-0

18.1

Baskota to Haroon Iftikhar, 3 runs, turns it to fine-leg and takes three runs

18.2

Baskota to Khurram Khan, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Khurram comes forward and drives it to cover

18.3

Baskota to Khurram Khan, 1 run, skips down the track and drives it to long-on for a single

18.4

Baskota to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, turns it to square-leg

18.5

Baskota to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, fuller ball on the leg stump. Haroon turns it to short fine-leg

18.6

Baskota to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, comes forward and turns it to midwicket

End of over 19 (4 runs) United Arab Emirates 69/3
Haroon Iftikhar    24* (49b 1x4)      P Baskota    2-0-7-0
Khurram Khan    20* (32b 2x4)      P Khadka    5-0-21-0

19.1

Gauchan to Khurram Khan, no run, fuller ball on the off stump. Khurram comes forward and pushes it back to the bowler

19.2

Gauchan to Khurram Khan, 1 run, turns it to fine-leg for a single

19.3

Gauchan to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, short ball outside the off stump. Haroon cuts it to the point fielder

19.4

Gauchan to Haroon Iftikhar, no run, comes forward and pushes it to mid-on

19.5

Gauchan to Haroon Iftikhar, OUT, fuller ball outside the off stump. Haroon cuts it straight into the hands of Airee at point. Gauchan, the bowler is very, very happy. He sets off on a run to third-man boundary and raises his arms in celebration

Haroon Iftikhar c Airee b Gauchan 24 (52b 1x4 0x6) SR: 46.15

19.6

Gauchan to Saqib Ali, no run, comes forward and defends it to the leg side

End of over 20 (1 run) United Arab Emirates 70/4
Saqib Ali    0* (1b)      SP Gauchan    4-2-3-2
Khurram Khan    21* (34b 2x4)      P Baskota    2-0-7-0

20.1

Baskota to Khurram Khan, no run, short ball outside the off stump. Khurram rocks back and cuts it to point

20.2

Baskota to Khurram Khan, 1 run, this time he rocks back and cuts it to sweeper cover for a single

20.3

Baskota to Saqib Ali, no run, comes forward and pushes it to cover. Saqib wants a single and the fielder prevents that single

20.4

Baskota to Saqib Ali, 1 run, pushes it to fine-leg for a single

20.5

Baskota to Khurram Khan, no run, struck on the pads outside the off stump

20.6

Baskota to Khurram Khan, FOUR, fuller ball on the leg stump. Khurram turns it to fine-leg for a boundary

End of over 21 (6 runs) United Arab Emirates 76/4
Khurram Khan    26* (38b 3x4)      P Baskota    3-0-13-0
Saqib Ali    1* (3b)      SP Gauchan    4-2-3-2

21.1

Gauchan to Saqib Ali, no run, comes forward and defends it to the leg side

21.2

Gauchan to Saqib Ali, 1 run, good length ball on the leg stump. Saqib defends it to the leg side with soft hands and sets off for a quick single

21.3

Gauchan to Khurram Khan, no run, comes forward and drives it to cover

21.4

Gauchan to Khurram Khan, no run

21.5

Gauchan to Khurram Khan, 1 run, drives it to mid-off for a single

21.6

Gauchan to Saqib Ali, 1 run, comes forward and pushes it to long-on for a single

End of over 22 (3 runs) United Arab Emirates 79/4
Saqib Ali    3* (6b)      SP Gauchan    5-2-6-2
Khurram Khan    27* (41b 3x4)      P Baskota    3-0-13-0

22.1

B Regmi to Saqib Ali, no run, comes forward and drives it back to the bowler

22.2

B Regmi to Saqib Ali, 1 run, pushes it to cover and sets off for a single

22.3

B Regmi to Khurram Khan, 1 run, drives it to long-on for a single

22.4

B Regmi to Saqib Ali, no run, comes forward and pushes it back to the bowler

22.5

B Regmi to Saqib Ali, 1 run, drives it off thw backfoot to wide mid-off for a single

22.6

B Regmi to Khurram Khan, 1 run, drives it to mid-off for a single

End of over 23 (4 runs) United Arab Emirates 83/4
Khurram Khan    29* (43b 3x4)      B Regmi    5-0-17-0
Saqib Ali    5* (10b)      SP Gauchan    5-2-6-2

23.1

Gauchan to Khurram Khan, 1 run, drives it to wide long-off for a single

23.2

Gauchan to Saqib Ali, 1 run, plays it down with soft hands to leg side and takes a quick single

23.3

Gauchan to Khurram Khan, 1 run, drives it to long-off for a single

23.4

Gauchan to Saqib Ali, no run, comes forward and pushes it to cover

23.5

Gauchan to Saqib Ali, no run, good length ball outside the off stump. Saqib defends

23.6

Gauchan to Saqib Ali, 1 run, stands tall and drives it to long-off for a single

End of over 24 (4 runs) United Arab Emirates 87/4
Saqib Ali    7* (14b)      SP Gauchan    6-2-10-2
Khurram Khan    31* (45b 3x4)      B Regmi    5-0-17-0

24.1

Airee to Saqib Ali, no run, comes forward and drives it to mid-off

24.2

Airee to Saqib Ali, no run, good length ball outside the off stump. Saqib comes forward and drives it to cover

24.3

Airee to Saqib Ali, no run, good length ball outside the off stump. Saqib drives it to cover

24.4

Airee to Saqib Ali, 1 run, comes forward and drives it to cover for a single

24.5

Airee to Khurram Khan, 1 run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Khurram drives it to long-off for a single

24.6

Airee to Saqib Ali, no run, comes forward and drives it back to the bowler

End of over 25 (2 runs) United Arab Emirates 89/4
Saqib Ali    8* (19b)      P Airee    1-0-2-0
Khurram Khan    32* (46b 3x4)      SP Gauchan    6-2-10-2

25.1

Gauchan to Khurram Khan, 1 run, pushes it to sweeper cover for a single

25.2

Gauchan to Saqib Ali, no run, comes forward and pushes it to cover. Khurram wants a single, and backs up too far. Only a throw, that was too high for the bowler totake and whip the bails off, saves the captain

25.3

Gauchan to Saqib Ali, no run, pushes it back to the bowler

25.4

Gauchan to Saqib Ali, 2 runs, cut to deep point for a couple

25.5

Gauchan to Saqib Ali, 1 run, pushes it to long-on for a single

25.6

Gauchan to Khurram Khan, 1 run, fuller ball outside the leg stump. Khurram sweeps it to fine-leg for a single

End of over 26 (5 runs) United Arab Emirates 94/4
Khurram Khan    34* (48b 3x4)      SP Gauchan    7-2-15-2
Saqib Ali    11* (23b)      P Airee    1-0-2-0

26.1

Airee to Khurram Khan, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Khurram drives it to point

26.2

Airee to Khurram Khan, 1 run, comes forward and pushes it to mid-on for a single

26.3

Airee to Saqib Ali, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Saqib punches it to cover

26.4

Airee to Saqib Ali, no run, fuller ball on the off stump. Saqib drives it back to the bowler

26.5

Airee to Saqib Ali, 1 run, comes forward and pushes it to cover for a single

26.6

Airee to Khurram Khan, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Khurram drives it to cover, where Paras dives and pulls off a brilliant stop

End of over 27 (2 runs) United Arab Emirates 96/4
Khurram Khan    35* (51b 3x4)      P Airee    2-0-4-0
Saqib Ali    12* (26b)      SP Gauchan    7-2-15-2

27.1

S Regmi to Saqib Ali, no run

27.2

S Regmi to Saqib Ali, 1 run, pushes it to mid-on for a single

27.3

S Regmi to Khurram Khan, 1 run, drives it to long-on for a single

27.4

S Regmi to Saqib Ali, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Saqib drives it to cover

27.5

S Regmi to Saqib Ali, 1 run, drives it to sweeper cover for a single

27.6

S Regmi to Khurram Khan, no run, rocks back and drives it to cover

End of over 28 (3 runs) United Arab Emirates 99/4
Khurram Khan    36* (53b 3x4)      S Regmi    6-0-29-1
Saqib Ali    14* (30b)      P Airee    2-0-4-0

28.1

Airee to Saqib Ali, 1 run, comes forward and cuts it to deep point for a single and brings the hundred up

28.2

Airee to Khurram Khan, 1 run, drives it off the backfoot to long-off for a single

28.3

Airee to Saqib Ali, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Saqib defends it to the off side

28.4

Airee to Saqib Ali, 1 run

28.5

Airee to Khurram Khan, 1 run, drives it to sweeper cover for a single

28.6

Airee to Saqib Ali, no run, struck on the pads outside the off stump, and there is a huge appeal by the fielders

End of over 29 (4 runs) United Arab Emirates 103/4
Saqib Ali    16* (34b)      P Airee    3-0-8-0
Khurram Khan    38* (55b 3x4)      S Regmi    6-0-29-1

29.1

S Regmi to Khurram Khan, no run, that was a stumping chance! Khurram skipped down the track and was beaten by the turn. The keeper couldn't collect the ball and missed a chance to stump

29.2

S Regmi to Khurram Khan, 1 run, drives it to sweeper cover for a single

29.3

S Regmi to Saqib Ali, 1 run, pushes it to leg side for a single

29.4

S Regmi to Khurram Khan, no run, struck on the pads outside the leg stump

29.5

S Regmi to Khurram Khan, 1 run, comes down the track and drives it to long-on for a single

29.6

S Regmi to Saqib Ali, 2 runs, short ball outside the off stump. Saqib cuts it to third-man for a couple

End of over 30 (5 runs) United Arab Emirates 108/4
Saqib Ali    19* (36b)      S Regmi    7-0-34-1
Khurram Khan    40* (59b 3x4)      P Airee    3-0-8-0

30.1

Airee to Khurram Khan, 1 run

30.2

Airee to Saqib Ali, no run

30.3

Airee to Saqib Ali, no run

30.4

Airee to Saqib Ali, 2 wides

30.4

Airee to Khurram Khan, no run

30.5

Airee to Khurram Khan, 1 run

30.6

Airee to Saqib Ali, 1 run

End of over 31 (5 runs) United Arab Emirates 113/4
Saqib Ali    20* (39b)      P Airee    4-0-13-0
Khurram Khan    42* (62b 3x4)      S Regmi    7-0-34-1

31.1

S Regmi to Saqib Ali, no run, comes forward and drives it back to the bowler

31.2

S Regmi to Saqib Ali, 1 run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Saqib cuts it to third-man for a single

31.3

S Regmi to Khurram Khan, 1 run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Khurram rocks back and drives it to long-off for a single

31.4

S Regmi to Saqib Ali, FOUR, short and wide outside the off stump. Saqib was quick to spot it and rocks back to make room for himself. He cuts it between point and gully for a boundary

31.5

S Regmi to Saqib Ali, 1 run, pushes it to the leg side for a single

31.6

S Regmi to Khurram Khan, no run, comes forward and pushes it to the leg side

End of over 32 (7 runs) United Arab Emirates 120/4
Khurram Khan    43* (64b 3x4)      S Regmi    8-0-41-1
Saqib Ali    26* (43b 1x4)      P Airee    4-0-13-0

32.1

Khadka to Saqib Ali, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Saqib leans forward and defends it o the off side

32.2

Khadka to Saqib Ali, 1 run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Saqib plays it down with soft hands and sets off for a quick single. Khurram was equally quick to respond

32.3

Khadka to Khurram Khan, 1 run, comes down the track and drives it to long-off for a single

32.4

Khadka to Saqib Ali, no run, good length ball outside the off stump. Saqib defends it to the off side

32.5

Khadka to Saqib Ali, 1 run, pushes it to the leg side for a single

32.6

Khadka to Khurram Khan, 1 run, drives it to long-on for a single and retains the strike

End of over 33 (4 runs) United Arab Emirates 124/4
Khurram Khan    45* (66b 3x4)      P Khadka    6-0-25-0
Saqib Ali    28* (47b 1x4)      S Regmi    8-0-41-1

33.1

Baskota to Khurram Khan, 1 run, drives it to long-off for a single

33.2

Baskota to Saqib Ali, 1 run, steers it to third-man for a single

33.3

Baskota to Khurram Khan, 1 run, pushes it to deep midwicket for a single

33.4

Baskota to Saqib Ali, no run, comes down the track and pushes it back to the bowler

33.5

Baskota to Saqib Ali, 1 run, drives it to long-on for a single

33.6

Baskota to Khurram Khan, 1 run, pushes it to deep midwicket for a single

Match State: Drinks

End of over 34 (5 runs) United Arab Emirates 129/4
Khurram Khan    48* (69b 3x4)      P Baskota    4-0-18-0
Saqib Ali    30* (50b 1x4)      P Khadka    6-0-25-0

34.1

Khadka to Khurram Khan, 1 run, comes down the track and pushes it to long-on for a single

34.2

Khadka to Saqib Ali, no run

34.3

Khadka to Saqib Ali, 1 run, fuller on the leg stump. Saqib pushes it to long-on for a single

34.4

Khadka to Khurram Khan, 1 run, drives it to long-off for a single

34.5

Khadka to Saqib Ali, no run, defends it back onto the pitch

34.6

Khadka to Saqib Ali, 1 run, turns it to short fine-leg for a single

Sorry, the last single taken by Khurram got him to his half-century. A captain's innings

End of over 35 (4 runs) United Arab Emirates 133/4
Saqib Ali    32* (54b 1x4)      P Khadka    7-0-29-0
Khurram Khan    50* (71b 3x4)      P Baskota    4-0-18-0

35.1

B Regmi to Saqib Ali, no run

35.2

B Regmi to Saqib Ali, no run

35.3

B Regmi to Saqib Ali, 1 run, drives it to long-off for a single and gets off the strike

35.4

B Regmi to Khurram Khan, 1 run, drives it to long-off for a single

35.5

B Regmi to Saqib Ali, 1 run, cuts it to deep point for a single

35.6

B Regmi to Khurram Khan, FOUR, pulls it to deep midwicket for a boundary

End of over 36 (7 runs) United Arab Emirates 140/4
Khurram Khan    55* (73b 4x4)      B Regmi    6-0-24-0
Saqib Ali    34* (58b 1x4)      P Khadka    7-0-29-0

36.1

Khadka to Saqib Ali, 1 run, drives it to long-on for a single

36.2

Khadka to Khurram Khan, 1 run, sweeps it to fine-leg for a single

36.3

Khadka to Saqib Ali, no run, comes forward and pushes it to the leg side

36.4

Khadka to Saqib Ali, SIX, comes down the track and lofts it to long-on for a huge six

36.5

Khadka to Saqib Ali, 1 run, turns it to midwicket for a single

36.6

Khadka to Khurram Khan, no run, comes forward and defends it to the off side

End of over 37 (9 runs) United Arab Emirates 149/4
Khurram Khan    56* (75b 4x4)      P Khadka    8-0-38-0
Saqib Ali    42* (62b 1x4 1x6)      B Regmi    6-0-24-0

37.1

B Regmi to Saqib Ali, no run

37.2

B Regmi to Saqib Ali, 1 run, drives it to long-off for a single

37.3

B Regmi to Khurram Khan, FOUR, comes down the track and drives it straight past the bowler for a boundary

37.4

B Regmi to Khurram Khan, 1 run, lofts it to wide long-on for a single

37.5

B Regmi to Saqib Ali, 1 run, steers it to point and sets off for a quick single

37.6

B Regmi to Khurram Khan, no run, comes forward and drives it to cover

End of over 38 (7 runs) United Arab Emirates 156/4
Khurram Khan    61* (78b 5x4)      B Regmi    7-0-31-0
Saqib Ali    44* (65b 1x4 1x6)      P Khadka    8-0-38-0

38.1

Gauchan to Saqib Ali, 1 run, turns it to square-leg for a single

38.2

Gauchan to Khurram Khan, OUT, and Khurram lofts it straight into the hands of Paras at long-off. Shakti Gauchan seems to be the man with the magic wand today. He is doing nothing wrong. Even the celebrations for the wickets are brilliant

Khurram Khan c Khadka b Gauchan 61 (79b 5x4 0x6) SR: 77.21

38.3

Gauchan to Mohammad Azam, 1 run, drives it to long-off for a single

38.4

Gauchan to Saqib Ali, no run, good lenght ball outside the off stump. Saqib defends it to the off side

38.5

Gauchan to Saqib Ali, FOUR, short ball outside the off stump. Saqib cuts it to deep point for a boundary. That boundary had no one cheering for it. The stadium is full of Nepal supporters

38.6

Gauchan to Saqib Ali, no run, defends it to the off side

End of over 39 (6 runs) United Arab Emirates 162/5
Saqib Ali    49* (69b 2x4 1x6)      SP Gauchan    8-2-21-3
Mohammad Azam    1* (1b)      B Regmi    7-0-31-0

39.1

B Regmi to Mohammad Azam, 1 run

39.2

B Regmi to Saqib Ali, no run

39.3

B Regmi to Saqib Ali, no run, comes forward and drives it to cover

39.4

B Regmi to Saqib Ali, 1 run, comes forward and pushes it to point as he runs across for a single and gets to a well deserved half-century

39.5

B Regmi to Mohammad Azam, 1 run, gets an inside edge to fine-leg for a single

39.6

B Regmi to Saqib Ali, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Saqib drives it to point and admonishes himself for not finding the gap

End of over 40 (3 runs) United Arab Emirates 165/5
Saqib Ali    50* (73b 2x4 1x6)      B Regmi    8-0-34-0
Mohammad Azam    3* (3b)      SP Gauchan    8-2-21-3

40.1

Khadka to Mohammad Azam, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Azam drives it and there is a misfield at cover. Aza, though, doesn't want a single

40.2

Khadka to Mohammad Azam, 1 run, skips down the track and pulls it to long-on for a single

40.3

Khadka to Saqib Ali, FOUR, down the leg stump line. Saqib smashes it to fine-leg for a boundary

40.4

Khadka to Saqib Ali, 1 run, comes forward and pushes it to the off side for a single

40.5

Khadka to Mohammad Azam, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Azam drives it to cover

40.6

Khadka to Mohammad Azam, 1 run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Azam lofts it to long-off for a single

End of over 41 (7 runs) United Arab Emirates 172/5
Mohammad Azam    5* (7b)      P Khadka    9-0-45-0
Saqib Ali    55* (75b 3x4 1x6)      B Regmi    8-0-34-0

41.1

S Regmi to Mohammad Azam, no run, fuller ball on the off stump. Azam looks to loft it over long-off and ends up getting a bottom edge back to the bowlerr

41.2

S Regmi to Mohammad Azam, 1 run, drives it to long-on for a single

41.3

S Regmi to Saqib Ali, FOUR, fuller ball on the leg stump. Saqib sweeps it to square-leg for a boundary

41.4

S Regmi to Saqib Ali, 1 run, pushes it to midwicket for a single

41.5

S Regmi to Mohammad Azam, 1 run, pushes it to midwicket for a single

41.6

S Regmi to Saqib Ali, 1 run, drives it to mid-on for a single and keeps the strike

End of over 42 (8 runs) United Arab Emirates 180/5
Saqib Ali    61* (78b 4x4 1x6)      S Regmi    9-0-49-1
Mohammad Azam    7* (10b)      P Khadka    9-0-45-0

42.1

Khadka to Saqib Ali, OUT, good length ball on the leg stump. Saqib pushes it to midwicket and Azam wants a single, and backs up a little too far. Basant fields and throws it back to the bowler, who whips the bails off

Mohammad Azam run out 7 (10b 0x4 0x6) SR: 70.00

42.2

Khadka to Saqib Ali, no run, drives it to cover

42.3

Khadka to Saqib Ali, 1 run, pushes it to midwicket for a single

42.4

Khadka to Rohan Mustafa, no run, comes forward and drives it to cover

42.5

Khadka to Rohan Mustafa, no run, similar ball, similar shot and the same fielder who fields it. The line of Paras is very consistent

42.6

Khadka to Rohan Mustafa, no run, pushes it to cover off the backfoot

End of over 43 (1 run) United Arab Emirates 181/6
Rohan Mustafa    0* (3b)      P Khadka    10-0-46-0
Saqib Ali    62* (81b 4x4 1x6)      S Regmi    9-0-49-1

43.1

B Regmi to Saqib Ali, no run

43.2

B Regmi to Saqib Ali, 1 run, comes forward and drives it to long-off for a single

43.3

B Regmi to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, pushes it to long-on for a single

43.4

B Regmi to Saqib Ali, no run, fuller ball outside the off stump. Saqib pushes it to point

43.5

B Regmi to Saqib Ali, FOUR, short ball outside the off stump. Saqib cuts it to third-man for a boundary

43.6

B Regmi to Saqib Ali, no run, comes forward and pushes it back to the bowler

End of over 44 (6 runs) United Arab Emirates 187/6
Saqib Ali    67* (86b 5x4 1x6)      B Regmi    9-0-40-0
Rohan Mustafa    1* (4b)      P Khadka    10-0-46-0

44.1

S Regmi to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, comes forward and pushes it to cover for a single

44.2

S Regmi to Saqib Ali, 1 run, comes forward and turns it to square-leg for a single

44.3

S Regmi to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, drives it to sweeper cover

44.4

S Regmi to Saqib Ali, 1 run, steered it to third-man for a single

44.5

S Regmi to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, turns it to midwicket for a single

44.6

S Regmi to Saqib Ali, 1 run, off the inside edge to fine-leg for a single

End of over 45 (6 runs) United Arab Emirates 193/6
Saqib Ali    70* (89b 5x4 1x6)      S Regmi    10-0-55-1
Rohan Mustafa    4* (7b)      B Regmi    9-0-40-0

45.1

Gauchan to Saqib Ali, no run, comes forward and sweeps it to square-leg

45.2

Gauchan to Saqib Ali, 1 run, comes forward and pushes it to cover for a single

45.3

Gauchan to Rohan Mustafa, no run, looks to cut it and is beaten

45.4

Gauchan to Rohan Mustafa, no run, comes forward and drives it to cover

45.5

Gauchan to Rohan Mustafa, no run, looks to defend it and is beaten

45.6

Gauchan to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, comes down the track and drives it to long-off for a single

End of over 46 (2 runs) United Arab Emirates 195/6
Rohan Mustafa    5* (11b)      SP Gauchan    9-2-23-3
Saqib Ali    71* (91b 5x4 1x6)      S Regmi    10-0-55-1

46.1

Airee to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run

46.2

Airee to Saqib Ali, 1 run, comes forward and turns it to midwicket for a single

46.3

Airee to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, drives it to cover for a single

46.4

Airee to Saqib Ali, 1 run, turns it to midwicket for a single

46.5

Airee to Rohan Mustafa, FOUR, comes down the track and lofts it to long-off and brings the 200 up with a boundary

46.6

Airee to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, drives it to long-off for a single

End of over 47 (9 runs) United Arab Emirates 204/6
Rohan Mustafa    12* (15b 1x4)      P Airee    5-0-22-0
Saqib Ali    73* (93b 5x4 1x6)      SP Gauchan    9-2-23-3

47.1

Gauchan to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, cuts it to cover for a single

47.2

Gauchan to Saqib Ali, 3 runs, pulls it to midwicket for three runs

47.3

Gauchan to Rohan Mustafa, 2 runs, drives it to sweeper cover for a couple

47.4

Gauchan to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, lofts it to long-off for a single

47.5

Gauchan to Saqib Ali, FOUR, fuller ball on the leg stump. Saqib slogs it to cow corner for a boundary

47.6

Gauchan to Saqib Ali, 2 runs, comes forward and lofts it to sweeper cover for a couple

End of over 48 (13 runs) United Arab Emirates 217/6
Saqib Ali    82* (96b 6x4 1x6)      SP Gauchan    10-2-36-3
Rohan Mustafa    16* (18b 1x4)      P Airee    5-0-22-0

48.1

Airee to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, comes forward and cuts it to point for a single

Can Saqib gets a century

48.2

Airee to Saqib Ali, FOUR, fuller ball outside the off stump. Saqib opens the face of the bat and drives it to cover for a boundary

48.3

Airee to Saqib Ali, 1 run, drives it to mid-off for a single

48.4

Airee to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, pulls it to deep midwicket for a single

48.5

Airee to Saqib Ali, 1 run, comes forward and steers it to third-man for a single

48.6

Airee to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, comes forward and drives it to long-on for a single to retain the strike

End of over 49 (9 runs) United Arab Emirates 226/6
Rohan Mustafa    19* (21b 1x4)      P Airee    6-0-31-0
Saqib Ali    88* (99b 7x4 1x6)      SP Gauchan    10-2-36-3

49.1

B Regmi to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, drives it to long-off for a single

49.2

B Regmi to Saqib Ali, 2 runs, comes down the track and drives it to sweeper cover for a couple

49.3

B Regmi to Saqib Ali, 1 run, off the outside ege to third-man for a single

49.4

B Regmi to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, comes forward and drives it to cover for a single

49.5

B Regmi to Saqib Ali, SIX, comes down the track and lofts the full-toss to sweeper cover for a huge six

49.6

B Regmi to Saqib Ali, FOUR, fuller ball outside the off stump. Saqib comes down the track and lofts it to sweeper cover for a boundary. Saqib gets to his century and pumps his fists. A brilliant knock

Brilliant knock by Saqib and his partnership with his captain, Khurram Khan turned the match UAE's way. Nepal have batted well throughout the tournament, and they would need to continue to do so if they want to lift the trophy. Join us at 13:45local time (09:45 GMT) for the Nepal innings

End of over 50 (15 runs) United Arab Emirates 241/6
Saqib Ali    101* (103b 8x4 2x6)      B Regmi    10-0-55-0
Rohan Mustafa    21* (23b 1x4)      P Airee    6-0-31-0
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