ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier - 3rd place play-off

United Arab Emirates v Nepal

Nepal won by 5 wickets (with 4 balls remaining)

Hello all and welcome to the coverage of the third place play-off between United Arab Emirates and Nepal. Both the teams were at the receiving end of thrashing in their respective semi-final.

News from the middle is that Nepal have won the toss and they are bowling

For the Nepal cricket fans, if you want to know the jubilation that Paras Khadka, Sharad Vesawkar and the coach, Pubudu Dassanayake felt at qualifying for the ICC WT20 world cup, you might want to read this feature by Nagaraj Gollapudi

Mark Kidger: "I would love to see Nepal win this and take 3rd place. A reward for hard work and a home-grown side. Hopefully a stepping stones to greater things too."

0.1

Karn to Abdul Shakoor, no run, length delivery on middle and leg, inside edge towards the keeper

0.2

Karn to Abdul Shakoor, no run, on a length down leg, pushes it to on side

0.3

Karn to Abdul Shakoor, no run, good length delivery outside off, pushes it to cover

0.4

Karn to Abdul Shakoor, 1 run, good length delivery angling away from Abdul, gets behind the line and drives it to cover for a single

0.5

Karn to Amjad Javed, FOUR, fuller length delivery outside off, driven to extra cover

0.6

Karn to Amjad Javed, no run, on a good length delivery on middle and leg, pushes it back to the bowler

End of over 1 (5 runs) United Arab Emirates 5/0
Amjad Javed    4* (2b 1x4)      A Karn    1-0-5-0
Abdul Shakoor    1* (4b)     

1.1

Mukhiya to Abdul Shakoor, no run, fuller length delivery on off, pushes it back to the bowler

1.2

Mukhiya to Abdul Shakoor, no run, back of a length delivery angling in from off, misses a swing

1.3

Mukhiya to Abdul Shakoor, no run, short of a length delivery outside off, driven to covers

1.4

Mukhiya to Abdul Shakoor, 1 run, short and wide outside off, cuts away off the back foot to cover region and gets a single

1.5

Mukhiya to Amjad Javed, 1 run, short and wide outside off, slices it over backward point and gets off the strike

1.6

Mukhiya to Abdul Shakoor, no run

End of over 2 (2 runs) United Arab Emirates 7/0
Abdul Shakoor    2* (9b)      JK Mukhiya    1-0-2-0
Amjad Javed    5* (3b 1x4)      A Karn    1-0-5-0

2.1

Karn to Amjad Javed, 2 runs, fuller ball outside the off stump. Amjad decides to loft it, but gets a top edge to third-man for a couple. There is some drama as after collecting the throw, Gauchan throws down the stumps at the bowler's end. Shakoor grounded his bat

2.2

Karn to Amjad Javed, 1 run, drives it to mid-on for a single

2.3

Karn to Abdul Shakoor, no run, looks to cut it and is beaten

2.4

Karn to Abdul Shakoor, no run

2.5

Karn to Abdul Shakoor, no run, short ball outside the off stump. Shakoor looks to loft it and is beaten

2.6

Karn to Abdul Shakoor, no run, comes forward and drives it to cover

End of over 3 (3 runs) United Arab Emirates 10/0
Abdul Shakoor    2* (13b)      A Karn    2-0-8-0
Amjad Javed    8* (5b 1x4)      JK Mukhiya    1-0-2-0

3.1

Mukhiya to Amjad Javed, 1 run, drives it to cover for a single

3.2

Mukhiya to Abdul Shakoor, SIX, fuller ball outside the off stump. Shakoor skips down the track and lofts it over long-off for a six. First shot off the middle of the bat

3.3

Mukhiya to Abdul Shakoor, no run, comes forward and drives it to point

3.4

Mukhiya to Abdul Shakoor, 1 run

3.5

Mukhiya to Amjad Javed, FOUR, fuller ball outside the off stump. Javed lofts it over leaping cover fielder for a boundary

3.6

Mukhiya to Amjad Javed, no run, short ball outside the off stump. Javed looks to pull and is beaten

End of over 4 (12 runs) United Arab Emirates 22/0
Amjad Javed    13* (8b 2x4)      JK Mukhiya    2-0-14-0
Abdul Shakoor    9* (16b 1x6)      A Karn    2-0-8-0

4.1

Karn to Abdul Shakoor, no run, drives it to cover

4.2

Karn to Abdul Shakoor, no run, drives it to cover

4.3

Karn to Abdul Shakoor, no run, looks to pull and is beaten

4.4

Karn to Abdul Shakoor, no run, comes forward and pushes it to square-leg

4.5

Karn to Abdul Shakoor, 2 runs, pulls it to deep midwicket for a couple

4.6

Karn to Abdul Shakoor, no run, pushes it to square-leg

End of over 5 (2 runs) United Arab Emirates 24/0
Abdul Shakoor    11* (22b 1x6)      A Karn    3-0-10-0
Amjad Javed    13* (8b 2x4)      JK Mukhiya    2-0-14-0

5.1

Regmi to Amjad Javed, 1 run

5.2

Regmi to Abdul Shakoor, 1 run

5.3

Regmi to Amjad Javed, OUT

Amjad Javed b Regmi 14 (25m 10b 2x4 0x6) SR: 140.00

5.4

Regmi to Khurram Khan, 1 run

5.5

Regmi to Abdul Shakoor, 1 run

5.6

Regmi to Khurram Khan, OUT, good length ball on the off stump. Khurram Khan looks to cut it and gets an inside edge onto the stumps

Khurram Khan b Regmi 1 (3m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

End of over 6 (4 runs) United Arab Emirates 28/2
     B Regmi    1-0-4-2
Abdul Shakoor    13* (24b 1x6)      A Karn    3-0-10-0

6.1

Khadka to Abdul Shakoor, no run

6.2

Khadka to Abdul Shakoor, 1 run

6.3

Khadka to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run

6.4

Khadka to Abdul Shakoor, 1 run

6.5

Khadka to Rohan Mustafa, FOUR

6.6

Khadka to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run

End of over 7 (8 runs) United Arab Emirates 36/2
Rohan Mustafa    6* (3b 1x4)      P Khadka    1-0-8-0
Abdul Shakoor    15* (27b 1x6)      B Regmi    1-0-4-2

7.1

Regmi to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run

7.2

Regmi to Abdul Shakoor, 1 run

7.3

Regmi to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run

7.4

Regmi to Abdul Shakoor, no run

7.5

Regmi to Abdul Shakoor, 1 run

7.6

Regmi to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, comes forward and pushes it to mid-on for a single

End of over 8 (5 runs) United Arab Emirates 41/2
Rohan Mustafa    9* (6b 1x4)      B Regmi    2-0-9-2
Abdul Shakoor    17* (30b 1x6)      P Khadka    1-0-8-0

8.1

Khadka to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run

8.2

Khadka to Abdul Shakoor, 1 run, turns it to deep square-leg for a single

8.3

Khadka to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run

8.4

Khadka to Abdul Shakoor, 1 run, off the outside edge to short third-man for a single

8.5

Khadka to Rohan Mustafa, no run

8.6

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

End of over 9 (6 runs) United Arab Emirates 47/2
Rohan Mustafa    13* (10b 1x4)      P Khadka    2-0-14-0
Abdul Shakoor    19* (32b 1x6)      B Regmi    2-0-9-2

9.1

Gauchan to Abdul Shakoor, 1 run

9.2

Gauchan to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run

9.3

Gauchan to Abdul Shakoor, FOUR, cuts it to deep point for a boundary

9.4

Gauchan to Abdul Shakoor, 1 run, pushes it to mid-on for a single

9.5

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

9.6

Gauchan to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run

End of over 10 (8 runs) United Arab Emirates 55/2
Rohan Mustafa    15* (13b 1x4)      SP Gauchan    1-0-8-0
Abdul Shakoor    25* (35b 1x4 1x6)      P Khadka    2-0-14-0

10.1

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

10.2

Sagar Pun to Abdul Shakoor, 1 run, turns it to deep square-leg for a single

10.3

Sagar Pun to Rohan Mustafa, no run

10.4

Sagar Pun to Rohan Mustafa, FOUR

10.5

Sagar Pun to Rohan Mustafa, 2 runs, paddles it to fine-leg for a couple

10.6

Sagar Pun to Rohan Mustafa, 2 runs

End of over 11 (10 runs) United Arab Emirates 65/2
Rohan Mustafa    24* (18b 2x4)      Sagar Pun    1-0-10-0
Abdul Shakoor    26* (36b 1x4 1x6)      SP Gauchan    1-0-8-0

11.1

Gauchan to Abdul Shakoor, 1 run

11.2

Gauchan to Rohan Mustafa, OUT, comes down the track and looks to loft it away. Beaten by flight and turn. Khakurel whips the bails off

Rohan Mustafa st †Khakurel b Gauchan 24 (21m 19b 2x4 0x6) SR: 126.31

11.3

Gauchan to Shaiman Anwar, no run

11.4

Gauchan to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run

11.5

Gauchan to Abdul Shakoor, 1 run

11.6

Gauchan to Shaiman Anwar, 2 runs, looks to sweep and gets an inside edge. An overthrow by the keeper allows them an extra run

End of over 12 (5 runs) United Arab Emirates 70/3
Shaiman Anwar    3* (3b)      SP Gauchan    2-0-13-1
Abdul Shakoor    28* (38b 1x4 1x6)      Sagar Pun    1-0-10-0

12.1

Regmi to Abdul Shakoor, OUT, comes down the track and lofts it straight into the hands of long-off fielder

Abdul Shakoor c Mandal b Regmi 28 (54m 39b 1x4 1x6) SR: 71.79

12.2

Regmi to Shaiman Anwar, no run

12.3

Regmi to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run

12.4

Regmi to Patil, 1 run, drives it to mid-off for a single

12.5

Regmi to Shaiman Anwar, no run

12.6

Regmi to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, pushes it to mid-on for a single

End of over 13 (3 runs) United Arab Emirates 73/4
Shaiman Anwar    5* (7b)      B Regmi    3-0-12-3
SP Patil    1* (1b)      SP Gauchan    2-0-13-1

13.1

Gauchan to Shaiman Anwar, 2 runs

13.2

Gauchan to Shaiman Anwar, FOUR, comes down the track and lofts it to mid-off for a boundary

13.3

Gauchan to Shaiman Anwar, FOUR

13.4

Gauchan to Shaiman Anwar, SIX, fuller ball outside the off stump. Anwar slams it over long-off for a six

13.5

Gauchan to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run

13.6

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

End of over 14 (18 runs) United Arab Emirates 91/4
SP Patil    2* (2b)      SP Gauchan    3-0-31-1
Shaiman Anwar    22* (12b 2x4 1x6)      B Regmi    3-0-12-3

14.1

Khadka to Patil, 2 runs

14.2

Khadka to Patil, 2 runs

14.3

Khadka to Patil, 1 run

14.4

Khadka to Shaiman Anwar, 1 leg bye

14.5

Khadka to Patil, no run, comes forward and punches it back to the bowler

14.6

Khadka to Patil, 1 run, cuts it to sweeper cover for a single

End of over 15 (7 runs) United Arab Emirates 98/4
SP Patil    8* (7b)      P Khadka    3-0-20-0
Shaiman Anwar    22* (13b 2x4 1x6)      SP Gauchan    3-0-31-1

15.1

Regmi to Patil, 1 run, moves back and drives it to cover for a single

15.2

Regmi to Shaiman Anwar, no run

15.3

Regmi to Shaiman Anwar, 2 runs

15.4

Regmi to Shaiman Anwar, OUT

Shaiman Anwar b Regmi 24 (18m 16b 2x4 1x6) SR: 150.00

15.5

Regmi to Mohammad Shafiq, no run

15.6

Regmi to Mohammad Shafiq, 1 run

End of over 16 (4 runs) United Arab Emirates 102/5
Mohammad Shafiq    1* (2b)      B Regmi    4-0-16-4
SP Patil    9* (8b)      P Khadka    3-0-20-0

16.1

Mukhiya to Mohammad Shafiq, 1 run

16.2

Mukhiya to Patil, FOUR, short ball and smashes it to deep midwicket for a boundary

16.3

Mukhiya to Patil, 2 runs, pulls it to deep midwicket for a couple

16.4

Mukhiya to Patil, 1 leg bye

16.5

Mukhiya to Mohammad Shafiq, no run

16.6

Mukhiya to Mohammad Shafiq, 1 run, pulls it to deep square-leg for a single

End of over 17 (9 runs) United Arab Emirates 111/5
Mohammad Shafiq    3* (5b)      JK Mukhiya    3-0-22-0
SP Patil    15* (11b 1x4)      B Regmi    4-0-16-4

17.1

Karn to Mohammad Shafiq, no run

17.2

Karn to Mohammad Shafiq, FOUR, full-toss on the off stump. Shafi smashes it to long-off for a boundary

17.3

Karn to Mohammad Shafiq, 1 run, pushes it to mid-on for a single

17.4

Karn to Patil, 1 run

17.5

Karn to Mohammad Shafiq, no run

17.6

Karn to Mohammad Shafiq, 1 run, drives it to long-on for a single

End of over 18 (7 runs) United Arab Emirates 118/5
Mohammad Shafiq    9* (10b 1x4)      A Karn    4-0-17-0
SP Patil    16* (12b 1x4)      JK Mukhiya    3-0-22-0

18.1

Mukhiya to Mohammad Shafiq, 1 run

18.2

Mukhiya to Patil, 1 run

18.3

Mukhiya to Mohammad Shafiq, 1 run, drives it to long-off for a single

18.4

Mukhiya to Patil, 1 run, drives it to long-off for a single

18.5

Mukhiya to Mohammad Shafiq, 1 run, pushes it to mid-on for a single

18.6

Mukhiya to Patil, 2 runs, moves across and turns it to fine-leg for a couple

End of over 19 (7 runs) United Arab Emirates 125/5
SP Patil    20* (15b 1x4)      JK Mukhiya    4-0-29-0
Mohammad Shafiq    12* (13b 1x4)      A Karn    4-0-17-0

19.1

Khadka to Mohammad Shafiq, 1 run

19.2

Khadka to Patil, 1 run

19.3

Khadka to Mohammad Shafiq, 2 runs, drives it to sweeper cover for a couple

19.4

Khadka to Mohammad Shafiq, no run

19.5

Khadka to Mohammad Shafiq, 1 run

19.6

Khadka to Patil, 1 run, clubs it to long-on for a single

UAE finish with 131 and that might be a tricky target for Nepal. Join us for the chase in fifteen minutes

End of over 20 (6 runs) United Arab Emirates 131/5
SP Patil    22* (17b 1x4)      P Khadka    4-0-26-0
Mohammad Shafiq    16* (17b 1x4)      JK Mukhiya    4-0-29-0
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Photos

Nov 30, 2013

Anil Mandal struck a couple of boundaries at the death, UAE v Nepal, ICC World Twenty20 Qualifiers, 3rd place play-off, Abu Dhabi, November 30, 2013

Anil Mandal struck a couple of boundaries at the death

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Nov 30, 2013

Nepal fans celebrate their team's victory, UAE v Nepal, ICC World Twenty20 Qualifiers, 3rd place play-off, Abu Dhabi, November 30, 2013

Nepal fans celebrate their team's victory

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