ICC Intercontinental Cup, 2007-2008/09 / Commentary

Overs 0-50

10:15 local, 14:15 GMT `Hello and a very warm welcome to you to Cricinfo's live coverage of today's ICC-Intercontinental Cup four-day match from Toronto, Canada, where hosts Canada take on United Arab Emirates. I'm Sandeep Harnal, bringing you the ball by ball coverage of this game. It's sunny out there and a very pleasant weather to play cricket. United Arab Emirates Captain Arshad Ali won the toss, and has decided to bat first. Osinde starting the proceedings from North end

0.1

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

0.2

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

0.3

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run, short pitched, outside the leg stump, left it alone

0.4

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run, rose up, pushed it defensively to forward square leg

0.5

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run, short pitched, shot up, left it alone for the keeper

0.6

Osinde to HSGS Silva, 2 runs, opened his and UAE's account, pushed it towards third man

Welsh coming from the south end

End of over 1 (2 runs) United Arab Emirates 2/0
HSGS Silva    2* (6b)      H Osinde    1-0-2-0
Arshad Ali    0* (0b)     

1.1

Welsh to Arshad Ali, 2 runs, over pitched, pushed it towards cover

1.2

Welsh to Arshad Ali, 2 runs, full length, on the legs, worked towards square leg

1.3

Welsh to Arshad Ali, no run, straight to mid off

1.4

Welsh to Arshad Ali, OUT, Taken him short one, outer edger, went straight to Qaiser Ali at first slip

Arshad Ali c Qaiser Ali b Welsh 4 (7m 4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

1.5

Welsh to Naeemuddin Aslam, no run

1.6

Welsh to Naeemuddin Aslam, no run

End of over 2 (4 runs) United Arab Emirates 6/1
Naeemuddin Aslam    0* (2b)      SR Welsh    1-0-4-1
HSGS Silva    2* (6b)     

2.1

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

2.2

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

2.3

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

2.4

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

2.5

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

2.6

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run, maiden from Osinde

End of over 3 (maiden) United Arab Emirates 6/1
HSGS Silva    2* (12b)      H Osinde    2-1-2-0
Naeemuddin Aslam    0* (2b)     

3.1

Welsh to Naeemuddin Aslam, no run

3.2

Welsh to Naeemuddin Aslam, no run

3.3

Welsh to Naeemuddin Aslam, no run

3.4

Welsh to Naeemuddin Aslam, no run

3.5

Welsh to Naeemuddin Aslam, no run

3.6

Welsh to Naeemuddin Aslam, no run

End of over 4 (maiden) United Arab Emirates 6/1
Naeemuddin Aslam    0* (8b)      SR Welsh    2-1-4-1
HSGS Silva    2* (12b)     

4.1

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

4.2

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

4.3

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

4.4

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

4.5

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

4.6

Osinde to HSGS Silva, 1 run, pushed straight to the cover point, ran a quick one

End of over 5 (1 run) United Arab Emirates 7/1
HSGS Silva    3* (18b)      H Osinde    3-1-3-0
Naeemuddin Aslam    0* (8b)     

5.1

Welsh to HSGS Silva, no run

5.2

Welsh to HSGS Silva, 1 leg bye, rapped on the the pads, went to the square leg

5.3

Welsh to Naeemuddin Aslam, no run

5.4

Welsh to Naeemuddin Aslam, no run

5.5

Welsh to Naeemuddin Aslam, no run, Dropped by third slip, it was not a difficult chance, but the ball slipped from his hands

5.6

Welsh to Naeemuddin Aslam, no run, another maiden

End of over 6 (1 run, maiden) United Arab Emirates 8/1
Naeemuddin Aslam    0* (12b)      SR Welsh    3-2-4-1
HSGS Silva    3* (20b)     

6.1

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run, forward defensive stroke, back to the bowler

6.2

Osinde to HSGS Silva, 1 wide, moved too much away after pitching outside leg

6.2

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

6.3

Osinde to HSGS Silva, 1 bye

6.4

Osinde to Naeemuddin Aslam, no run

6.5

Osinde to Naeemuddin Aslam, FOUR, tapped this one through the slips, nobody ran after it, went very fast to the boundary

6.6

Osinde to Naeemuddin Aslam, no run, bowled very wide outside leg stump, but no signal from the Umpire

End of over 7 (6 runs) United Arab Emirates 14/1
Naeemuddin Aslam    4* (15b 1x4)      H Osinde    4-1-8-0
HSGS Silva    3* (23b)     

7.1

Welsh to HSGS Silva, no run, rapped on the front pad, appeal, Umpire Young not interested at all

7.2

Welsh to HSGS Silva, no run

7.3

Welsh to HSGS Silva, 1 leg bye, rapped on the pads again, went to backward square leg

7.4

Welsh to Naeemuddin Aslam, no run

7.5

Welsh to Naeemuddin Aslam, no run

7.6

Welsh to Naeemuddin Aslam, no run

End of over 8 (1 run, maiden) United Arab Emirates 15/1
Naeemuddin Aslam    4* (18b 1x4)      SR Welsh    4-3-4-1
HSGS Silva    3* (26b)     

8.1

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

8.2

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

8.3

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run, good length delivery, played defensively on the back foot

8.4

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

8.5

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

8.6

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

End of over 9 (maiden) United Arab Emirates 15/1
HSGS Silva    3* (32b)      H Osinde    5-2-8-0
Naeemuddin Aslam    4* (18b 1x4)     

9.1

Welsh to Naeemuddin Aslam, no run, beaten him. Naeemuddin didn't have any clue, tried to play a forward defensive shot, missed

9.2

Welsh to Naeemuddin Aslam, no run, beaten him again, getting quite a bit of movement

9.3

Welsh to Naeemuddin Aslam, OUT, Gone; tried to play forward again, this time there's an outside edge, went straight to Barnett at second slip, another wicket for Welsh

Naeemuddin Aslam c Barnett b Welsh 4 (30m 21b 1x4 0x6) SR: 19.04

Saqib Ali to join Silva at the crease

9.4

Welsh to Saqib Ali, OUT, Another wicket snicked it to the keeper, Ashif Mulla, Welsh is on a Hat Trick

Saqib Ali c †Mulla b Welsh 0 (1m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Let's see whether Khurram Khan, the new bat, can prevent the hat trick everybody surrounding him

9.5

Welsh to Khurram Khan, no run, went to the silly point, hattrick saved

9.6

Welsh to Khurram Khan, no run

End of over 10 (wicket maiden) United Arab Emirates 15/3
Khurram Khan    0* (2b)      SR Welsh    5-4-4-3
HSGS Silva    3* (32b)     

10.1

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

10.2

Osinde to HSGS Silva, 1 wide

10.2

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

10.3

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

10.4

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

10.5

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

10.6

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

End of over 11 (1 run) United Arab Emirates 16/3
HSGS Silva    3* (38b)      H Osinde    6-2-9-0
Khurram Khan    0* (2b)     

11.1

Welsh to Khurram Khan, OUT, Another one for Welsh; rapped him on the front pad, Umpire Young did not have any problem giving him out lbw, UAE in trouble this morning

Khurram Khan lbw b Welsh 0 (8m 3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

11.2

Welsh to Javed Ismail, no run

11.3

Welsh to Javed Ismail, no run

11.4

Welsh to Javed Ismail, no run

11.5

Welsh to Javed Ismail, no run

11.6

Welsh to Javed Ismail, 2 runs, flicked to the square leg

End of over 12 (2 runs) United Arab Emirates 18/4
Javed Ismail    2* (5b)      SR Welsh    6-4-6-4
HSGS Silva    3* (38b)     

12.1

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

12.2

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

12.3

Osinde to HSGS Silva, 1 run, glanced it to the long leg

12.4

Osinde to Javed Ismail, no run

12.5

Osinde to Javed Ismail, no run, appeal for caught behind, batsmen getting regularly beaten by the moving deliveries from both the opening bowlers

12.6

Osinde to Javed Ismail, no run

Match State: Drinks Drinks coming on to the field

End of over 13 (1 run) United Arab Emirates 19/4
Javed Ismail    2* (8b)      H Osinde    7-2-10-0
HSGS Silva    4* (41b)     

13.1

Welsh to HSGS Silva, 1 run, forward defensive shot to mid off, taken a quick one

13.2

Welsh to Javed Ismail, OUT, Gone another caught behind, went on the back foot to a good length delivery, snicked to the keeper, that's Welsh's fifth wicket in his seventh over of the morning, super stuff

Javed Ismail c †Mulla b Welsh 2 (11m 9b 0x4 0x6) SR: 22.22

13.3

Welsh to EHSN Silva, no run

13.4

Welsh to EHSN Silva, no run

13.5

Welsh to EHSN Silva, no run

13.6

Welsh to EHSN Silva, no run

Look at the figures of Welsh, he has already taken 5 wickets for 7 runs in 7 overs, 4 maidens, wow!

End of over 14 (1 run) United Arab Emirates 20/5
EHSN Silva    0* (4b)      SR Welsh    7-4-7-5
HSGS Silva    5* (42b)     

14.1

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

14.2

Osinde to HSGS Silva, 1 wide, went too high over the batsman's head

14.2

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

14.3

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

14.4

Osinde to HSGS Silva, 1 run, glanced this one to the long leg

14.5

Osinde to EHSN Silva, 4 byes, pitched outside leg, tried to flick it, both batsman and the keeper missed it

14.6

Osinde to EHSN Silva, 1 run, worked away to the long leg

End of over 15 (7 runs) United Arab Emirates 27/5
EHSN Silva    1* (6b)      H Osinde    8-2-13-0
HSGS Silva    6* (46b)     

15.1

Welsh to EHSN Silva, no run

15.2

Welsh to EHSN Silva, 2 runs, played towards long on

15.3

Welsh to EHSN Silva, FOUR, full length, played on the front foot back to the long on boundary

15.4

Welsh to EHSN Silva, no run

15.5

Welsh to EHSN Silva, no run

15.6

Welsh to EHSN Silva, no run, went to the second slip, but fell little short of him, survived

End of over 16 (6 runs) United Arab Emirates 33/5
EHSN Silva    7* (12b 1x4)      SR Welsh    8-4-13-5
HSGS Silva    6* (46b)     

16.1

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

16.2

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run, straight to the mid off fielder

16.3

Osinde to HSGS Silva, FOUR, slower one, over-pitched, played back to the bowler, no chance for anyone to stop that

16.4

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run, beaten him this time, wanted to play it over point, but missed

16.5

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

16.6

Osinde to HSGS Silva, 2 runs, pushed towards cover

End of over 17 (6 runs) United Arab Emirates 39/5
HSGS Silva    12* (52b 1x4)      H Osinde    9-2-19-0
EHSN Silva    7* (12b 1x4)     

17.1

Welsh to EHSN Silva, 2 runs, on his legs, flicked it away to the long leg

17.2

Welsh to EHSN Silva, no run, left it alone

17.3

Welsh to EHSN Silva, no run

17.4

Welsh to EHSN Silva, no run

17.5

Welsh to EHSN Silva, FOUR, over pitched, brought his foot forward and driven it away to the extra cover boundary

17.6

Welsh to EHSN Silva, no run, left alone

End of over 18 (6 runs) United Arab Emirates 45/5
EHSN Silva    13* (18b 2x4)      SR Welsh    9-4-19-5
HSGS Silva    12* (52b 1x4)     

18.1

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

18.2

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run, beaten him, outside off, wanted to play a forward defensive stroke

18.3

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

18.4

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run, played directly to the mid off fielder

18.5

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run, on the legs, pushed it mid on

18.6

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run, pushed this one to the point, maiden over

End of over 19 (maiden) United Arab Emirates 45/5
HSGS Silva    12* (58b 1x4)      H Osinde    10-3-19-0
EHSN Silva    13* (18b 2x4)     

19.1

Welsh to EHSN Silva, no run

19.2

Welsh to EHSN Silva, no run

19.3

Welsh to EHSN Silva, no run, wasted delivery, went too wide of him outside off stump

19.4

Welsh to EHSN Silva, no run, again moved away from him, left it alone

19.5

Welsh to EHSN Silva, no run

19.6

Welsh to EHSN Silva, 1 run, on the legs, pushed it mid on

End of over 20 (1 run) United Arab Emirates 46/5
EHSN Silva    14* (24b 2x4)      SR Welsh    10-4-20-5
HSGS Silva    12* (58b 1x4)     

20.1

Osinde to EHSN Silva, no run

20.2

Osinde to EHSN Silva, no run

20.3

Osinde to EHSN Silva, 1 run, played over the top of the square leg umpire

20.4

Osinde to HSGS Silva, 1 run, towards mid off

20.5

Osinde to EHSN Silva, no run, shorter one, played on the back foot in the air towards the bowler, difficult chance for Osinde to take the catch in his follow through

20.6

Osinde to EHSN Silva, no run

End of over 21 (2 runs) United Arab Emirates 48/5
EHSN Silva    15* (29b 2x4)      H Osinde    11-3-21-0
HSGS Silva    13* (59b 1x4)     

21.1

Welsh to HSGS Silva, no run, big swing there, tried to square drive, missed

21.2

Welsh to HSGS Silva, no run, played back to the bowler

21.3

Welsh to HSGS Silva, 1 run, pushed to the point fielder and took a quick single

21.4

Welsh to EHSN Silva, no run

21.5

Welsh to EHSN Silva, 2 runs, Another chance, over-pitched, played in the air towards mid on, the fielder there tried to hold it by jumping high in the air

21.6

Welsh to EHSN Silva, FOUR, cracking exta cover drive, over pitched on the off

End of over 22 (7 runs) United Arab Emirates 55/5
EHSN Silva    21* (32b 3x4)      SR Welsh    11-4-27-5
HSGS Silva    14* (62b 1x4)     

22.1

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

22.2

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

22.3

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

22.4

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

22.5

Osinde to HSGS Silva, 3 runs, played this shorter one in the air towards point, little away from the fielder there

22.6

Osinde to EHSN Silva, no run

Barnett replacing Welsh from south end

End of over 23 (3 runs) United Arab Emirates 58/5
EHSN Silva    21* (33b 3x4)      H Osinde    12-3-24-0
HSGS Silva    17* (67b 1x4)     

23.1

Barnett to HSGS Silva, 1 run, over pitched, played straight to mid off and ran for a quick one

23.2

Barnett to EHSN Silva, no run

23.3

Barnett to EHSN Silva, no run, shorter one, beaten him on the back foot

23.4

Barnett to EHSN Silva, no run

23.5

Barnett to EHSN Silva, no run, gentle push to the cover fielder

23.6

Barnett to EHSN Silva, no run, good length, played back to the bowler

Soraine replacing Osinde from the other end

End of over 24 (1 run) United Arab Emirates 59/5
EHSN Silva    21* (38b 3x4)      GEF Barnett    1-0-1-0
HSGS Silva    18* (68b 1x4)     

24.1

Soraine to HSGS Silva, no run, good length, pushed it to the mid off

24.2

Soraine to HSGS Silva, no run, left alone for the keeper to take

24.3

Soraine to HSGS Silva, 1 run, pitched on the leg, flicked away to the square leg

24.4

Soraine to EHSN Silva, no run

24.5

Soraine to EHSN Silva, 1 run, flicked again to the square leg

24.6

Soraine to HSGS Silva, no run, forward defensive stroke back to the bowler

Sandher coming on now, only one from Barnett

End of over 25 (2 runs) United Arab Emirates 61/5
HSGS Silva    19* (72b 1x4)      D Soraine    1-0-2-0
EHSN Silva    22* (40b 3x4)     

25.1

Sandher to EHSN Silva, no run

25.2

Sandher to EHSN Silva, no run

25.3

Sandher to EHSN Silva, no run, forward defensive stroke

25.4

Sandher to EHSN Silva, no run, played defensively again back to the bowler

25.5

Sandher to EHSN Silva, OUT, Taken him! fuller length, played it on front foot, tried to send it over the top of short mid wicket, Barnett went under it and took a simple one, another UAE wicket falls

EHSN Silva c Barnett b Sandher 22 (52m 45b 3x4 0x6) SR: 48.88

And, that's lunch Match State: Lunch - Day 1 UAE team is struggling here. EHSN Silva gave good support to HSGS Silva, but lost his cool just before lunch. HSGS Silva is still at the crease and just watching others to lose their wickets. Let's see how much more he can help his team to make a respectabl total. Canada on the other hand, is on top right from the first over of the day, thanks mainly to their opening bowler, Welsh took all the first five UAE wickets in just 7 overs. His partner from the other end, Osinde also gave him good support by maintaining a nice line and length, often beating the batsmen. Match State: Lunch - Day 1

25.6

Sandher to Umar Dar, no run

Henry Osinde back in action after lunch

End of over 26 (wicket maiden) United Arab Emirates 61/6
Umar Dar    0* (1b)      KT Sandher    1-1-0-1
HSGS Silva    19* (72b 1x4)     

26.1

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

26.2

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

26.3

Osinde to HSGS Silva, FOUR, steered it away to the point boundary

26.4

Osinde to HSGS Silva, FOUR, four again, over pitched on the off, played on the front foot to the cover boundary

26.5

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

26.6

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

Welsh also coming back to bowl

End of over 27 (8 runs) United Arab Emirates 69/6
HSGS Silva    27* (78b 3x4)      H Osinde    13-3-32-0
Umar Dar    0* (1b)     

27.1

Welsh to Umar Dar, no run, left alone

27.2

Welsh to Umar Dar, no run

27.3

Welsh to Umar Dar, no run

27.4

Welsh to Umar Dar, no run

27.5

Welsh to Umar Dar, no run

27.6

Welsh to Umar Dar, no run, maiden

End of over 28 (maiden) United Arab Emirates 69/6
Umar Dar    0* (7b)      SR Welsh    12-5-27-5
HSGS Silva    27* (78b 3x4)     

28.1

Osinde to HSGS Silva, 2 runs, on the legs, glanced it away to the long on

28.2

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run, bouncer, ducked under it

28.3

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

28.4

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

28.5

Osinde to HSGS Silva, 1 wide, short pitched, moved too much away from the batsman outside off

28.5

Osinde to HSGS Silva, no run

28.6

Osinde to HSGS Silva, 1 run, played this one towards extra mid off

End of over 29 (4 runs) United Arab Emirates 73/6
HSGS Silva    30* (84b 3x4)      H Osinde    14-3-36-0
Umar Dar    0* (7b)     

29.1

Welsh to HSGS Silva, no run

29.2

Welsh to HSGS Silva, no run

29.3

Welsh to HSGS Silva, no run

29.4

Welsh to HSGS Silva, no run

29.5

Welsh to HSGS Silva, no run, Welsh continuing to bowl well after lunch, maintaining very good line and length

29.6

Welsh to HSGS Silva, no run, another maiden from Welsh

End of over 30 (maiden) United Arab Emirates 73/6
HSGS Silva    30* (90b 3x4)      SR Welsh    13-6-27-5
Umar Dar    0* (7b)     

30.1

Osinde to Umar Dar, no run

30.2

Osinde to Umar Dar, no run

30.3

Osinde to Umar Dar, no run, on the back foot to this shorter one, was just able to push it away from the stumps

30.4

Osinde to Umar Dar, no run

30.5

Osinde to Umar Dar, no run, fell just short of 2nd slip

30.6

Osinde to Umar Dar, no run, Dar having no clue to handle any of Osinde's deliveries, getting beaten every time he is trying to play a shot

End of over 31 (maiden) United Arab Emirates 73/6
Umar Dar    0* (13b)      H Osinde    15-4-36-0
HSGS Silva    30* (90b 3x4)     

31.1

Welsh to HSGS Silva, no run, good swing for Welsh, this time beaten Silva outside off stump

31.2

Welsh to HSGS Silva, no run

31.3

Welsh to HSGS Silva, no run

31.4

Welsh to HSGS Silva, no run

31.5

Welsh to HSGS Silva, 1 run, pushed it towards the point fielder, who threw it towards the keeper, Dar just made it

31.6

Welsh to Umar Dar, no run

End of over 32 (1 run) United Arab Emirates 74/6
Umar Dar    0* (14b)      SR Welsh    14-6-28-5
HSGS Silva    31* (95b 3x4)     

32.1

Osinde to HSGS Silva, FOUR, went past slips

32.2

Osinde to HSGS Silva, 1 run, pushed it towards cover point

32.3

Osinde to Umar Dar, OUT, Caught Behind shorter one, tried to steer away on the back foot, outer edge, direct to the keeper, Osinde at last got one

Umar Dar c †Mulla b Osinde 0 (28m 15b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

32.4

Osinde to Mohammad Tauqir, no run

32.5

Osinde to Mohammad Tauqir, no run

32.6

Osinde to Mohammad Tauqir, FOUR, on his legs, pulled it over the top of mid wicket, good shot from Tauqir

End of over 33 (9 runs) United Arab Emirates 83/7
Mohammad Tauqir    4* (3b 1x4)      H Osinde    16-4-45-1
HSGS Silva    36* (97b 4x4)     

33.1

Welsh to HSGS Silva, no run

33.2

Welsh to HSGS Silva, no run

33.3

Welsh to HSGS Silva, no run, played straight to the mid off

33.4

Welsh to HSGS Silva, no run

33.5

Welsh to HSGS Silva, no run

33.6

Welsh to HSGS Silva, no run

End of over 34 (maiden) United Arab Emirates 83/7
HSGS Silva    36* (103b 4x4)      SR Welsh    15-7-28-5
Mohammad Tauqir    4* (3b 1x4)     

34.1

Osinde to Mohammad Tauqir, no run

34.2

Osinde to Mohammad Tauqir, no run, shorter one, left it alone

34.3

Osinde to Mohammad Tauqir, no run

34.4

Osinde to Mohammad Tauqir, no run, flashed his bat to play, outside off, missed

34.5

Osinde to Mohammad Tauqir, no run

34.6

Osinde to Mohammad Tauqir, FOUR, beautiful extra cover drive, excellent shot

End of over 35 (4 runs) United Arab Emirates 87/7
Mohammad Tauqir    8* (9b 2x4)      H Osinde    17-4-49-1
HSGS Silva    36* (103b 4x4)     

35.1

Welsh to HSGS Silva, OUT, Gone Silva gave away an easy one to Mulla at the back, shorter one, wanted to steer away, another wicket to Welsh's tally

HSGS Silva c †Mulla b Welsh 36 (159m 104b 4x4 0x6) SR: 34.61

35.2

Welsh to Ahmed Nadeem, no run, moving away from him on the off, bent on his knees, wanted to play a cover drive, missed

35.3

Welsh to Ahmed Nadeem, no run

35.4

Welsh to Ahmed Nadeem, no run

35.5

Welsh to Ahmed Nadeem, no run

35.6

Welsh to Ahmed Nadeem, no run, full length deliver, Nadeem wanted to play it back over the top of the bowler, missed again

End of over 36 (wicket maiden) United Arab Emirates 87/8
Ahmed Nadeem    0* (5b)      SR Welsh    16-8-28-6
Mohammad Tauqir    8* (9b 2x4)     

36.1

Osinde to Mohammad Tauqir, 2 runs, over pitched, played towards cover, ball went under the fielder there, sloppy fielding

36.2

Osinde to Mohammad Tauqir, no run

36.3

Osinde to Mohammad Tauqir, no run, bouncer, Tauqir totally lost his balance, managed to move away

36.4

Osinde to Mohammad Tauqir, no run

36.5

Osinde to Mohammad Tauqir, no run

36.6

Osinde to Mohammad Tauqir, no run, another bouncer, ducked under it

End of over 37 (2 runs) United Arab Emirates 89/8
Mohammad Tauqir    10* (15b 2x4)      H Osinde    18-4-51-1
Ahmed Nadeem    0* (5b)     

37.1

Welsh to Ahmed Nadeem, 3 runs, over pitched on the off, played towards the cover boundary, fielded well just inside

37.2

Welsh to Mohammad Tauqir, 1 run, pushed it to the mid off fielder, Soraine, misfield, ran for a single

37.3

Welsh to Ahmed Nadeem, no run

37.4

Welsh to Ahmed Nadeem, FOUR, lofted shot over the top of mid off

37.5

Welsh to Ahmed Nadeem, 1 run, played towards cover

37.6

Welsh to Mohammad Tauqir, no run, expensive over from Welsh, may be tired now

End of over 38 (9 runs) United Arab Emirates 98/8
Mohammad Tauqir    11* (17b 2x4)      SR Welsh    17-8-37-6
Ahmed Nadeem    8* (9b 1x4)     

38.1

Osinde to Ahmed Nadeem, FOUR, shorter one, went on the back foot and despatched it to the mid wicket boundary

38.2

Osinde to Ahmed Nadeem, FOUR, shorter delivery again, played over the top of the keeper and first slip, there's no third man to stop it

38.3

Osinde to Ahmed Nadeem, no run

38.4

Osinde to Ahmed Nadeem, 1 run, played this one towards mid on

38.5

Osinde to Mohammad Tauqir, OUT, Gone! shorter deliver on the middle stump, tried to work it away towards square leg, missed, loud appeal and Umpire Dill raised the finger after taking some time

Mohammad Tauqir lbw b Osinde 11 (27m 18b 2x4 0x6) SR: 61.11

Last batsman, Shah walking in

38.6

Osinde to Zahid Shah, no run, wasted one, went too wide of leg stump

End of over 39 (9 runs) United Arab Emirates 107/9
Zahid Shah    0* (1b)      H Osinde    19-4-60-2
Ahmed Nadeem    17* (13b 3x4)     

39.1

Welsh to Ahmed Nadeem, FOUR, short one, rising up, tried to play a hook shot, went over the top of the keeper, again no third man positioned there

Now, Dhaniram is moving Henry Osinde from long leg to third man boundary

39.2

Welsh to Ahmed Nadeem, no run

39.3

Welsh to Ahmed Nadeem, 1 run, played in the air towards mid off, but fell little short

39.4

Welsh to Zahid Shah, no run

39.5

Welsh to Zahid Shah, OUT, BOWLED HIM Over pitched, tried to drive it to the on side, ball beat the bat and shook the middle stump

Zahid Shah b Welsh 0 (16m 3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

That's all over for UAE. Welsh bowled his heart out to give his team a big advantage. UAE batsmen found it too hard to handle Canadian pace bowlers. Match State: Innings Break

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Photos

Jul 8, 2007

Trevin Bastiampillai drives during his 71, Canada v UAE, Intercontinental Cup, Toronto, July 7, 2007

Trevin Bastiampillai drives during his 71

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Jul 8, 2007

Sunil Dhaniram celebrates his maiden first-class century against UAE, Canada v UAE, Intercontinental Cup, Toronto, July 7, 2007

Sunil Dhaniram celebrates his maiden first-class century against UAE

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