ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier, 41st Match, Group A: Papua New Guinea v United States of America at Dublin (Malahide), Jul 19, 2015
ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier - 41st match, Group A
United States of America won by 18 runs
Played at The Village, Malahide, Dublin (neutral venue)
19 July 2015 (20-over match)
  United States of America innings (20 overs maximum) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal Fahad Babar c Vala b Soper 30 30 21 5 0 142.85
7.6 The rapid opening stand has been broken by Soper... Looks like a cross seamer outside off, sort of stops on Babar, who was on the walk while he played an attempted drive. Spooned into the hands of cover 65/1
View dismissal AL Dodson lbw b Dai 38 38 38 5 1 100.00
10.5 Plumb in front. Umpire Tim Robinson raises his forefinger. Dai gives this loads of air on middle, Dodson shuffles a smidgen across off, misses the defensive little push and is struck on the front pad. He has to depart for a run-a-ball 38 79/2
View dismissal JH Patel b Amini 20 25 19 0 1 105.26
15.4 bowled'em. Amini exults. Slides on quick on middle, keeps low as well. Patel does not get hold of the pull. He drags it it on off an under edge 101/3
View dismissal AAA Amsterdam c Dai b Amini 13 24 19 1 0 68.42
17.3 quicker through the air and Amini drags his length back outside off. Amsterdam wants to slog it across the line and ends up getting a leading edge to Dai at short third man 114/5
View dismissal Adil Bhatti c & b Vala 1 2 2 0 0 50.00
16.1 Vala takes a return catch. Straight roller just a shade outside off, Bhatti seeks to drive it. He hits it in the air, Vala hangs onto it in his followthrough. He wrings his hands in pain.. 102/4
NI Standford not out 40 16 17 5 1 235.29
View dismissal Naseer Jamali run out (Ura) 1 8 2 0 0 50.00
18.6 from Vanua, yorker on off, dragged in front of square leg for an inside edge. They hustle across for two after some hesitation. The throw comes onto the non-strikers' end. Ura does not gather the ball on the first attempt. However, he recovers, flings himself forward and under-arm flicks it onto the stumps on the second. It is given one short as well. The outcome is a dot plus wicket. Jamali is caught short... 135/6
Muhammad Ghous* not out 2 3 3 0 0 66.66
Extras (lb 1, nb 1) 2
  Total (6 wickets; 20 overs) 147 (7.35 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s  
View wicket A Vala 4 0 28 1 7.00 12 3 1
16.1 to Adil Bhatti, Vala takes a return catch. Straight roller just a shade outside off, Bhatti seeks to drive it. He hits it in the air, Vala hangs onto it in his followthrough. He wrings his hands in pain.. 102/4
  N Vanua 3 0 24 0 8.00 7 3 0
  WT Gavera 3 0 34 0 11.33 6 5 1
View wicket MD Dai 4 0 21 1 5.25 11 1 1
10.5 to Dodson, Plumb in front. Umpire Tim Robinson raises his forefinger. Dai gives this loads of air on middle, Dodson shuffles a smidgen across off, misses the defensive little push and is struck on the front pad. He has to depart for a run-a-ball 38 79/2
View wicket CA Soper 4 0 19 1 4.75 10 1 0
7.6 to Fahad Babar, The rapid opening stand has been broken by Soper... Looks like a cross seamer outside off, sort of stops on Babar, who was on the walk while he played an attempted drive. Spooned into the hands of cover 65/1
View wickets CJA Amini 2 0 20 2 10.00 5 3 0 (1nb)
15.4 to JH Patel, bowled'em. Amini exults. Slides on quick on middle, keeps low as well. Patel does not get hold of the pull. He drags it it on off an under edge 101/3
17.3 to Amsterdam, quicker through the air and Amini drags his length back outside off. Amsterdam wants to slog it across the line and ends up getting a leading edge to Dai at short third man 114/5
  Papua New Guinea innings (target: 148 runs from 20 overs) R M B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal TP Ura c Shahid b Naseer Jamali 4 5 3 1 0 133.33
0.5 Jamali strikes in his first over. Banged in short and wide outside off, Ura shapes to cut and ends up slicing it to Shahid at deep third man. Ura has been asked to wait... The umpire's check for a possible no-ball. Jamali's front foot is fine 7/1
View dismissal L Siaka st †Dodson b Muhammad Ghous 2 8 5 0 0 40.00
1.2 Ghous leaps and takes high-fives from his team-mates. Openers fall. Siaka ventures down the track, Ghous is wary of it as he fires it flat and outside off. Siaka can't connect. The keeper does the rest. Dodson pulls off the finger-on-the-lip celebration.. 8/2
View dismissal A Vala c TK Patel b Muhammad Ghous 10 10 7 2 0 142.85
3.5 picks out cover. Looped up outside off as Ghous held this one back. Vala was a bit early into an airy drive. Chipped tamely to cover 21/3
View dismissal S Bau c TK Patel b Adil Bhatti 26 38 31 1 1 83.87
11.3 PNG are sliding quickly. Dodson thumps the bowler's chest. Good length and on off, Bau seeks to swipe it across the line. But the ball twists in his hands to foil his timing. Skewered to long-off 61/5
View dismissal JNT Vare*† b Shahid 8 17 15 0 0 53.33
8.5 PNG four down. Vare ventures down the track and yorks himself. Shahid shoots through the legs and hits the timber. He sets off on an airplane celebration, a la Shoiab Akthar 42/4
View dismissal K Pala b TK Patel 21 24 17 0 1 123.52
14.2 Patel gives it ample air outside off. Pala comes down the track and misses an almighty slog-sweep. He is beaten in flight. Patel strikes the off stump and roars 88/6
View dismissal MD Dai c Shahid b TK Patel 25 21 17 3 0 147.05
16.6 holes out to long-on. Dai slams his bat onto the turf as he trudges back. Flighted around off, Dai takes the aerial route and slog-sweeps it to Shahid at the edge of the long-on boundary. Big, big wicket for USA 115/7
View dismissal CJA Amini run out (Shahid) 14 12 9 1 0 155.55
17.2 Shahid to Vanua, USA break into celebrations, again. Short, lifting ball on off, Vanua drops into the pitch and calls for a quick single. Amini is short of his crease. Shahid was sharp to under-arm flick it onto the strikers' end 116/8
View dismissal N Vanua run out (MK Patel/TK Patel) 0 7 1 0 0 0.00
18.1 TK Patel to Soper, full on off, driven past the covers. Soper pushes on for a second. The fielder from sweeper fires an accurate throw to the bowler, who takes the bails off. Vanua out for a duck 118/9
CA Soper not out 11 10 13 0 0 84.61
WT Gavera not out 1 6 3 0 0 33.33
Extras (lb 1, w 5, nb 1) 7
  Total (9 wickets; 20 overs) 129 (6.45 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ 0s 4s 6s  
View wicket Naseer Jamali 4 0 19 1 4.75 13 2 0 (1w)
0.5 to Ura, Jamali strikes in his first over. Banged in short and wide outside off, Ura shapes to cut and ends up slicing it to Shahid at deep third man. Ura has been asked to wait... The umpire's check for a possible no-ball. Jamali's front foot is fine 7/1
View wickets Muhammad Ghous 4 0 27 2 6.75 13 2 1 (2w)
1.2 to Siaka, Ghous leaps and takes high-fives from his team-mates. Openers fall. Siaka ventures down the track, Ghous is wary of it as he fires it flat and outside off. Siaka can't connect. The keeper does the rest. Dodson pulls off the finger-on-the-lip celebration.. 8/2
3.5 to Vala, picks out cover. Looped up outside off as Ghous held this one back. Vala was a bit early into an airy drive. Chipped tamely to cover 21/3
View wicket Adil Bhatti 4 0 26 1 6.50 9 3 0
11.3 to Bau, PNG are sliding quickly. Dodson thumps the bowler's chest. Good length and on off, Bau seeks to swipe it across the line. But the ball twists in his hands to foil his timing. Skewered to long-off 61/5
View wicket H Shahid 4 0 24 1 6.00 7 0 0 (1nb, 1w)
8.5 to Vare, PNG four down. Vare ventures down the track and yorks himself. Shahid shoots through the legs and hits the timber. He sets off on an airplane celebration, a la Shoiab Akthar 42/4
View wickets TK Patel 4 0 32 2 8.00 7 1 1
14.2 to Pala, Patel gives it ample air outside off. Pala comes down the track and misses an almighty slog-sweep. He is beaten in flight. Patel strikes the off stump and roars 88/6
16.6 to Dai, holes out to long-on. Dai slams his bat onto the turf as he trudges back. Flighted around off, Dai takes the aerial route and slog-sweeps it to Shahid at the edge of the long-on boundary. Big, big wicket for USA 115/7

Match details


Toss - Papua New Guinea
Points - United States of America 2, Papua New Guinea 0
Twenty20 debut - S Bau (Papua New Guinea)
Player of the match - NI Standford (United States of America)
Umpires - RT Robinson (England) and P Wilson (Australia)
TV umpire - JD Cloete (South Africa)
Match referee - GF Labrooy (Sri Lanka)
Reserve umpire - NJ Llong (England)

Match Notes


    • United States of America innings
    • Powerplay: Overs 0.1 - 6.0 (Mandatory - 56 runs, 0 wicket)
    • United States of America: 50 runs in 5.4 overs (34 balls), Extras 0
    • 1st Wicket: 50 runs in 34 balls (Fahad Babar 24, AL Dodson 26, Ex 0)
    • United States of America: 100 runs in 14.6 overs (90 balls), Extras 0
    • Papua New Guinea innings
    • Powerplay: Overs 0.1 - 6.0 (Mandatory - 33 runs, 3 wickets)
    • Papua New Guinea: 50 runs in 10.1 overs (61 balls), Extras 2
    • Papua New Guinea: 100 runs in 15.2 overs (93 balls), Extras 3
 
Print this page
x
   

MATCH CENTRE

4s

6s

dots

  • RHB

    LHB

  • RHB

    LHB

Partnerships


Hours of play (local time) 14.15 start, First Session 14.15-15.40, Interval 15.40-16.00, Second Session 16.00-17.25

Match Coverage