ICC World Cricket League Championship, 2011-2013/14 / Commentary

ICC World Cricket League Championship, 2011-2013/14 - 45th match

Canada v United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates won by 46 runs

0.1

Mohammad Naveed to Patel, no run, swing and a miss, Patel wants to waste no time

0.2

Mohammad Naveed to Patel, no run

0.3

Mohammad Naveed to Patel, no run, that one kicks from outside off, good length spot

0.4

Mohammad Naveed to Patel, no run, pushed straight to mid on

0.5

Mohammad Naveed to Patel, 1 run, swings hard that one pitched outside off, one bounce to third man

0.6

Mohammad Naveed to Gunasekera, no run, beaten

End of over 1 (1 run) Canada 1/0 (267 runs required from 49 overs, RR: 1.00, RRR: 5.44)
R Gunasekera    0* (1b)      Mohammad Naveed    1-0-1-0
H Patel    1* (5b)     

1.1

Silva to Patel, no run, pushed back to the bowler

1.2

Silva to Patel, 1 run, steps out and chips it to long on

1.3

Silva to Gunasekera, no run, defends it to covers

1.4

Silva to Gunasekera, 2 runs, cuts it to sweeper cover

1.5

Silva to Gunasekera, 1 run

1.6

Silva to Patel, 1 run, pushed to third man for a single, lots of bounce for Silva there

End of over 2 (5 runs) Canada 6/0 (262 runs required from 48 overs, RR: 3.00, RRR: 5.45)
H Patel    3* (8b)      EHSN Silva    1-0-5-0
R Gunasekera    3* (4b)      Mohammad Naveed    1-0-1-0

2.1

Mohammad Naveed to Patel, OUT, gone ! Patel plays it on, it was on middle and off he was trying to cut it ! shocker, bottom edge on to the stumps

H Patel b Mohammad Naveed 3 (10b 0x4 0x6) SR: 30.00

2.2

Mohammad Naveed to Kumar, FOUR, Nitish cuts that one, with ease, beautiful shot

2.3

Mohammad Naveed to Kumar, no run, leaves it alone, that seemed out from just outside off stump

2.4

Mohammad Naveed to Kumar, FOUR, shot ! cover driven with class, right into the gap, pitched it too full on that occasion

2.5

Mohammad Naveed to Kumar, 1 run, cuts into the gap between point and cover for a single

2.6

Mohammad Naveed to Gunasekera, no run, driven on the up to mid off

End of over 3 (9 runs) Canada 15/1 (253 runs required from 47 overs, RR: 5.00, RRR: 5.38)
R Gunasekera    3* (5b)      Mohammad Naveed    2-0-10-1
NR Kumar    9* (4b 2x4)      EHSN Silva    1-0-5-0

3.1

Silva to Kumar, no run, drifts into the pads and then rips away, Nitish gets on top of it and defends it back

3.2

Silva to Kumar, no run, pushed it to mid on

3.3

Silva to Kumar, no run, pused to covers

3.4

Silva to Kumar, 1 run, driven to long on for a single

3.5

Silva to Gunasekera, 1 run, swept to deep square leg by Gunasekera

3.6

Silva to Kumar, FOUR, cuts that, he wasn't in complete control but gets enough on it to run it past third man for four

End of over 4 (6 runs) Canada 21/1 (247 runs required from 46 overs, RR: 5.25, RRR: 5.36)
NR Kumar    14* (9b 3x4)      EHSN Silva    2-0-11-0
R Gunasekera    4* (6b)      Mohammad Naveed    2-0-10-1

4.1

Mohammad Naveed to Gunasekera, no run, goes for the big pull, misses it completely

4.2

Mohammad Naveed to Gunasekera, 1 wide, wide outside off

4.2

Mohammad Naveed to Gunasekera, no run

4.3

Mohammad Naveed to Gunasekera, no run, leaves it alone this time, after slashing at it a few times

4.4

Mohammad Naveed to Gunasekera, no run, zips it away of off stump. Gunasekera leaves it alone

4.5

Mohammad Naveed to Gunasekera, no run, goes for the cut again, play and a miss

4.6

Mohammad Naveed to Gunasekera, no run, leaves it alone again

End of over 5 (1 run) Canada 22/1 (248 runs required from 45 overs, RR: 4.40, RRR: 5.51)
R Gunasekera    4* (12b)      Mohammad Naveed    3-0-11-1
NR Kumar    14* (9b 3x4)      EHSN Silva    2-0-11-0

5.1

Silva to Kumar, no run

5.2

Silva to Kumar, 1 run

5.3

Silva to Gunasekera, 2 runs, cuts it in front of point

5.4

Silva to Gunasekera, FOUR, sweeps that one for four to deep square leg

5.5

Silva to Gunasekera, no run

5.6

Silva to Gunasekera, no run

End of over 6 (7 runs) Canada 29/1 (241 runs required from 44 overs, RR: 4.83, RRR: 5.47)
R Gunasekera    10* (16b 1x4)      EHSN Silva    3-0-18-0
NR Kumar    15* (11b 3x4)      Mohammad Naveed    3-0-11-1

6.1

Mohammad Naveed to Kumar, OUT, edged and taken at second slip ! Canada in trouble here ! short but not wide enough gets the top edge

NR Kumar c Khurram Khan b Mohammad Naveed 15 (12b 3x4 0x6) SR: 125.00

6.2

Mohammad Naveed to Bagai, no run

6.3

Mohammad Naveed to Bagai, no run, play and a miss again ?

6.4

Mohammad Naveed to Bagai, FOUR, driven all the way to cover boundary

6.5

Mohammad Naveed to Bagai, no run

6.6

Mohammad Naveed to Bagai, no run, defends it to, big shout for pad before bat

End of over 7 (4 runs) Canada 33/2 (237 runs required from 43 overs, RR: 4.71, RRR: 5.51)
A Bagai    4* (5b 1x4)      Mohammad Naveed    4-0-15-2
R Gunasekera    10* (16b 1x4)      EHSN Silva    3-0-18-0

7.1

Amjad Javed to Gunasekera, 1 run, defended to leg side for a single

7.2

Amjad Javed to Bagai, no run, driven uppishly to covers, Javed has a strikingly similar action to Praveen Kumar

7.3

Amjad Javed to Bagai, no run, driven to mid on

7.4

Amjad Javed to Bagai, 1 wide, way down the leg side

7.4

Amjad Javed to Bagai, 1 leg bye

7.5

Amjad Javed to Gunasekera, 1 run, cut to third man for a single

7.6

Amjad Javed to Bagai, no run, driven to mid off by Bagai, watchful here

End of over 8 (4 runs) Canada 37/2 (233 runs required from 42 overs, RR: 4.62, RRR: 5.54)
A Bagai    4* (9b 1x4)      Amjad Javed    1-0-3-0
R Gunasekera    12* (18b 1x4)      Mohammad Naveed    4-0-15-2

8.1

Mohammad Naveed to Gunasekera, 2 runs, thick edge off middle stump, that went just wide of point, third man cuts it off

8.2

Mohammad Naveed to Gunasekera, 3 runs, cuts that one past point, thid man had an even bigger chase this time

8.3

Mohammad Naveed to Bagai, 1 run, quick single taken to covers for a single

8.4

Mohammad Naveed to Gunasekera, FOUR, driven through the gap, for four more ! well timed, pitched it up and Gunasekera latched on to it

8.5

Mohammad Naveed to Gunasekera, no run, leaves that alone, on a length just outside off, adjusts his line and length here

8.6

Mohammad Naveed to Gunasekera, 1 run, top edge trying to pull a length ball, dropped by the slip fielder running back

End of over 9 (11 runs) Canada 48/2 (222 runs required from 41 overs, RR: 5.33, RRR: 5.41)
R Gunasekera    22* (23b 2x4)      Mohammad Naveed    5-0-26-2
A Bagai    5* (10b 1x4)      Amjad Javed    1-0-3-0

9.1

Amjad Javed to Gunasekera, 2 runs, of the legs to fine leg that brings up the 50

9.2

Amjad Javed to Gunasekera, FOUR, cut again, wide outside off stump, Gunasekera crunches that away of the backfoot

9.3

Amjad Javed to Gunasekera, 1 wide, way outside off stump

9.3

Amjad Javed to Gunasekera, no run, loud call for a single, Bagai turns it down

9.4

Amjad Javed to Gunasekera, no run, cut hard again, but doesn't find the gap this time

9.5

Amjad Javed to Gunasekera, 4 leg byes, down the leg side, keeper was up, takes the flap of the pad and goes for to fine leg boundary

9.6

Amjad Javed to Gunasekera, no run, left alone, that was a much better line, the kind that troubles Gunasekera

End of over 10 (11 runs) Canada 59/2 (211 runs required from 40 overs, RR: 5.90, RRR: 5.27)
R Gunasekera    28* (29b 3x4)      Amjad Javed    2-0-10-0
A Bagai    5* (10b 1x4)      Mohammad Naveed    5-0-26-2

10.1

Mohammad Naveed to Bagai, no run, play and a miss by Bagai, nips away from off stump, well bowled !

10.2

Mohammad Naveed to Bagai, no run, driven to mid on, Bagai not interested in playing across the line

10.3

Mohammad Naveed to Bagai, no run, jags back in ! inside edge on to his toe

10.4

Mohammad Naveed to Bagai, no run, leaves that alone, wide outside off on that occasion

10.5

Mohammad Naveed to Bagai, no run, left alone again, this one just shaped away

10.6

Mohammad Naveed to Bagai, no run, defends it to extra cover

Maiden Over, first of the innings

End of over 11 (maiden) Canada 59/2 (211 runs required from 39 overs, RR: 5.36, RRR: 5.41)
A Bagai    5* (16b 1x4)      Mohammad Naveed    6-1-26-2
R Gunasekera    28* (29b 3x4)      Amjad Javed    2-0-10-0

11.1

Nasir Aziz to Gunasekera, no run

11.2

Nasir Aziz to Gunasekera, no run, cuts that short and wide ball but straigh to point

11.3

Nasir Aziz to Gunasekera, no run

11.4

Nasir Aziz to Gunasekera, no run, driven back of the backfoot

11.5

Nasir Aziz to Gunasekera, no run, defends it of the backfoot

11.6

Nasir Aziz to Gunasekera, no run, cuts it to point, thats two maidens in a row now

End of over 12 (maiden) Canada 59/2 (211 runs required from 38 overs, RR: 4.91, RRR: 5.55)
R Gunasekera    28* (35b 3x4)      Nasir Aziz    1-1-0-0
A Bagai    5* (16b 1x4)      Mohammad Naveed    6-1-26-2

12.1

Mohammad Naveed to Bagai, no run

12.2

Mohammad Naveed to Bagai, FOUR, punched down the ground, top class straight drive, pitched it up and Bagai puts it away in style

12.3

Mohammad Naveed to Bagai, no run

12.4

Mohammad Naveed to Bagai, OUT, gone ! that stayed low, but Bagai also played down the wrong line, middle stump pegged back, big wicket that !

A Bagai b Mohammad Naveed 9 (20b 2x4 0x6) SR: 45.00

12.5

Mohammad Naveed to Usman Limbada, no run, beats the bat with that outswinger, Limbada squared up !

12.6

Mohammad Naveed to Usman Limbada, no run, pushed to square leg

End of over 13 (4 runs) Canada 63/3 (207 runs required from 37 overs, RR: 4.84, RRR: 5.59)
Usman Limbada    0* (2b)      Mohammad Naveed    7-1-30-3
R Gunasekera    28* (35b 3x4)      Nasir Aziz    1-1-0-0

13.1

Nasir Aziz to Gunasekera, 1 run, beaten in flight, pushed at it in the air, in the gap luckily

13.2

Nasir Aziz to Usman Limbada, no run

13.3

Nasir Aziz to Usman Limbada, no run, driven to mid off, no runs there

13.4

Nasir Aziz to Usman Limbada, 1 run, pushed it to mid on for a single, that was the straighter one from Aziz

13.5

Nasir Aziz to Gunasekera, 1 run, straighter one from around the wicket, inside edge to square leg for a single

13.6

Nasir Aziz to Usman Limbada, 2 runs, guides it to third man

End of over 14 (5 runs) Canada 68/3 (202 runs required from 36 overs, RR: 4.85, RRR: 5.61)
Usman Limbada    3* (6b)      Nasir Aziz    2-1-5-0
R Gunasekera    30* (37b 3x4)      Mohammad Naveed    7-1-30-3

14.1

Amjad Javed to Gunasekera, 1 run

14.2

Amjad Javed to Usman Limbada, no run

14.3

Amjad Javed to Usman Limbada, no run, stayed low, Limbada was on the backfoot, lucky it wasn't on the stumps

14.4

Amjad Javed to Usman Limbada, 1 run, driven to sweeper cover for a single

14.5

Amjad Javed to Gunasekera, no run

14.6

Amjad Javed to Gunasekera, no run

End of over 15 (2 runs) Canada 70/3 (200 runs required from 35 overs, RR: 4.66, RRR: 5.71)
R Gunasekera    31* (40b 3x4)      Amjad Javed    3-0-12-0
Usman Limbada    4* (9b)      Nasir Aziz    2-1-5-0

15.1

Nasir Aziz to Usman Limbada, no run, that one went the other way, pitched on off and went the other way from the offie

15.2

Nasir Aziz to Usman Limbada, no run, Limbada sweeps that one but can't find the gap

15.3

Nasir Aziz to Usman Limbada, no run, beaten again

Limbada doesn't look comfortable

15.4

Nasir Aziz to Usman Limbada, 1 run, pushed it to third man for a single

15.5

Nasir Aziz to Gunasekera, no run, defends it back

15.6

Nasir Aziz to Gunasekera, 1 run

Match State: Drinks

End of over 16 (2 runs) Canada 72/3 (198 runs required from 34 overs, RR: 4.50, RRR: 5.82)
R Gunasekera    32* (42b 3x4)      Nasir Aziz    3-1-7-0
Usman Limbada    5* (13b)      Amjad Javed    3-0-12-0

16.1

Amjad Javed to Gunasekera, no run, leaves it alone

16.2

Amjad Javed to Gunasekera, no run, left alone again

16.3

Amjad Javed to Gunasekera, 1 run, skips down the track and drives it on the up to extra cover

16.4

Amjad Javed to Usman Limbada, 1 run, flicks it to fine leg, it was down the leg side would have been wide if he let it go

16.5

Amjad Javed to Gunasekera, 1 run, driven to extra cover region for another single

16.6

Amjad Javed to Usman Limbada, 1 run, single to extra cover now

End of over 17 (4 runs) Canada 76/3 (194 runs required from 33 overs, RR: 4.47, RRR: 5.87)
Usman Limbada    7* (15b)      Amjad Javed    4-0-16-0
R Gunasekera    34* (46b 3x4)      Nasir Aziz    3-1-7-0

17.1

Nasir Aziz to Usman Limbada, no run, driven back

17.2

Nasir Aziz to Usman Limbada, FOUR, sweeps it past the fielder, well in control on that occasion

17.3

Nasir Aziz to Usman Limbada, 1 run

17.4

Nasir Aziz to Gunasekera, no run

17.5

Nasir Aziz to Gunasekera, no run, pushed it back

17.6

Nasir Aziz to Gunasekera, no run

End of over 18 (5 runs) Canada 81/3 (189 runs required from 32 overs, RR: 4.50, RRR: 5.90)
R Gunasekera    34* (49b 3x4)      Nasir Aziz    4-1-12-0
Usman Limbada    12* (18b 1x4)      Amjad Javed    4-0-16-0

18.1

Amjad Javed to Usman Limbada, no run, Limbada sends Gunasekera back who was looking for a quick single

18.2

Amjad Javed to Usman Limbada, 2 runs, opens the face to third man for a quick double

18.3

Amjad Javed to Usman Limbada, no run, cuts it but straight to point

18.4

Amjad Javed to Usman Limbada, no run, Limbada wanted the quick single this time, sent back by Ruvindu

18.5

Amjad Javed to Usman Limbada, no run, full and straight to, just pushed back by Limbada

18.6

Amjad Javed to Usman Limbada, no run, driven straight to covers, Gunasekera had backed up a long way, cover fielder had a shot at the stumps

End of over 19 (2 runs) Canada 83/3 (187 runs required from 31 overs, RR: 4.36, RRR: 6.03)
Usman Limbada    14* (24b 1x4)      Amjad Javed    5-0-18-0
R Gunasekera    34* (49b 3x4)      Nasir Aziz    4-1-12-0

19.1

Arshad Ali to Gunasekera, no run, defends it back to the bowler

19.2

Arshad Ali to Gunasekera, no run, defends it to mid wicket

19.3

Arshad Ali to Gunasekera, FOUR, makes room and cuts it past point, dangerous but in complete control

19.4

Arshad Ali to Gunasekera, no run, pushed to mid wicket

19.5

Arshad Ali to Gunasekera, 1 run, driven to long on for a single

19.6

Arshad Ali to Usman Limbada, FOUR, short and wide Limbada thrives on width it was on offer and he cuts it for four

End of over 20 (9 runs) Canada 92/3 (178 runs required from 30 overs, RR: 4.60, RRR: 5.93)
Usman Limbada    18* (25b 2x4)      Arshad Ali    1-0-9-0
R Gunasekera    39* (54b 4x4)      Amjad Javed    5-0-18-0

20.1

Amjad Javed to Gunasekera, no run, makes room and drives it but can't find the gap

20.2

Amjad Javed to Gunasekera, 1 wide, down the leg side, swinging in to the lefty but did a little too much

20.2

Amjad Javed to Gunasekera, no run, off cutter this time, Ruvindu pokes at it but misses

20.3

Amjad Javed to Gunasekera, 1 run, cuts it wide of third man for a single

20.4

Amjad Javed to Usman Limbada, 1 run, driven through the covers for another single

20.5

Amjad Javed to Gunasekera, 3 runs, flicked of the pads into the gap

20.6

Amjad Javed to Usman Limbada, no run, driven to covers of the backfoot

End of over 21 (6 runs) Canada 98/3 (172 runs required from 29 overs, RR: 4.66, RRR: 5.93)
Usman Limbada    19* (27b 2x4)      Amjad Javed    6-0-24-0
R Gunasekera    43* (58b 4x4)      Arshad Ali    1-0-9-0

21.1

Silva to Gunasekera, no run, defends it of the backfoot

21.2

Silva to Gunasekera, 1 run, works it to legside of his pads

21.3

Silva to Usman Limbada, 2 runs, cuts it with control into the gap between point and third man

21.4

Silva to Usman Limbada, no run, defends it back

21.5

Silva to Usman Limbada, no run, cuts it straight to point this time, not much spin for Silva

21.6

Silva to Usman Limbada, no run

End of over 22 (3 runs) Canada 101/3 (169 runs required from 28 overs, RR: 4.59, RRR: 6.03)
Usman Limbada    21* (31b 2x4)      EHSN Silva    4-0-21-0
R Gunasekera    44* (60b 4x4)      Amjad Javed    6-0-24-0

22.1

Khurram Khan to Gunasekera, 1 run, into the pads and works it to square leg

22.2

Khurram Khan to Usman Limbada, no run, driven to covers

22.3

Khurram Khan to Usman Limbada, no run, driven back to the bowler in the air, just short of him

22.4

Khurram Khan to Usman Limbada, FOUR, delicate ! late cuts it from the off stump

22.5

Khurram Khan to Usman Limbada, no run, went for the expensive lofted cover drive, inside edge on to the pads

22.6

Khurram Khan to Usman Limbada, no run, driven all along the ground to extra cover for a single

End of over 23 (5 runs) Canada 106/3 (164 runs required from 27 overs, RR: 4.60, RRR: 6.07)
Usman Limbada    25* (36b 3x4)      Khurram Khan    1-0-5-0
R Gunasekera    45* (61b 4x4)      EHSN Silva    4-0-21-0

23.2

Silva to Usman Limbada, 3 runs

23.3

Silva to Gunasekera, no run

23.4

Silva to Gunasekera, no run

23.5

Silva to Gunasekera, 1 run

23.6

Silva to Usman Limbada, no run

End of over 24 (5 runs) Canada 111/3 (159 runs required from 26 overs, RR: 4.62, RRR: 6.11)
Usman Limbada    28* (38b 3x4)      EHSN Silva    5-0-26-0
R Gunasekera    47* (65b 4x4)     

24.1

Khurram Khan to Gunasekera, 1 run

24.2

Khurram Khan to Usman Limbada, no run

24.3

Khurram Khan to Usman Limbada, no run

24.4

Khurram Khan to Usman Limbada, 1 run

24.5

Khurram Khan to Gunasekera, no run

24.6

Khurram Khan to Gunasekera, 1 run

End of over 25 (3 runs) Canada 114/3 (156 runs required from 25 overs, RR: 4.56, RRR: 6.24)
R Gunasekera    49* (68b 4x4)      Khurram Khan    2-0-8-0
Usman Limbada    29* (41b 3x4)      EHSN Silva    5-0-26-0

25.1

Silva to Gunasekera, 1 run

25.2

Silva to Usman Limbada, 1 run

25.3

Silva to Gunasekera, 1 run

25.4

Silva to Usman Limbada, 1 run

25.5

Silva to Gunasekera, no run

25.6

Silva to Gunasekera, OUT

R Gunasekera b Silva 50 (68b 4x4 0x6) SR: 73.52

End of over 26 (4 runs) Canada 118/4 (152 runs required from 24 overs, RR: 4.53, RRR: 6.33)
     EHSN Silva    6-0-30-1
Usman Limbada    31* (43b 3x4)      Khurram Khan    2-0-8-0

26.1

Khurram Khan to Usman Limbada, no run

26.2

Khurram Khan to Usman Limbada, 1 run

26.3

Khurram Khan to Daesrath, 1 run

26.4

Khurram Khan to Usman Limbada, 1 run

26.5

Khurram Khan to Daesrath, no run

26.6

Khurram Khan to Daesrath, no run

End of over 27 (3 runs) Canada 121/4 (149 runs required from 23 overs, RR: 4.48, RRR: 6.47)
D Daesrath    1* (3b)      Khurram Khan    3-0-11-0
Usman Limbada    33* (46b 3x4)      EHSN Silva    6-0-30-1

27.1

Silva to Usman Limbada, no run

27.2

Silva to Usman Limbada, no run

27.3

Silva to Usman Limbada, 2 runs

27.4

Silva to Usman Limbada, no run

27.5

Silva to Usman Limbada, 2 runs

27.6

Silva to Usman Limbada, no run

End of over 28 (4 runs) Canada 125/4 (145 runs required from 22 overs, RR: 4.46, RRR: 6.59)
Usman Limbada    37* (52b 3x4)      EHSN Silva    7-0-34-1
D Daesrath    1* (3b)      Khurram Khan    3-0-11-0

28.1

Khurram Khan to Daesrath, no run

28.2

Khurram Khan to Daesrath, 1 run

28.3

Khurram Khan to Usman Limbada, no run

28.4

Khurram Khan to Usman Limbada, no run

28.5

Khurram Khan to Usman Limbada, no run

28.6

Khurram Khan to Usman Limbada, no run

End of over 29 (1 run) Canada 126/4 (144 runs required from 21 overs, RR: 4.34, RRR: 6.85)
Usman Limbada    37* (56b 3x4)      Khurram Khan    4-0-12-0
D Daesrath    2* (5b)      EHSN Silva    7-0-34-1

29.1

Silva to Daesrath, no run

29.2

Silva to Daesrath, 1 run

29.3

Silva to Usman Limbada, no run

29.4

Silva to Usman Limbada, 1 run

29.5

Silva to Daesrath, no run

29.6

Silva to Daesrath, 1 run

End of over 30 (3 runs) Canada 129/4 (141 runs required from 20 overs, RR: 4.30, RRR: 7.05)
D Daesrath    4* (9b)      EHSN Silva    8-0-37-1
Usman Limbada    38* (58b 3x4)      Khurram Khan    4-0-12-0

30.1

Khurram Khan to Daesrath, no run

30.2

Khurram Khan to Daesrath, no run

30.3

Khurram Khan to Daesrath, SIX

30.4

Khurram Khan to Daesrath, OUT

D Daesrath b Khurram Khan 10 (13b 0x4 1x6) SR: 76.92

30.5

Khurram Khan to Rizwan Cheema, no run

30.6

Khurram Khan to Rizwan Cheema, no run

End of over 31 (6 runs) Canada 135/5 (135 runs required from 19 overs, RR: 4.35, RRR: 7.10)
Rizwan Cheema    0* (2b)      Khurram Khan    5-0-18-1
Usman Limbada    38* (58b 3x4)      EHSN Silva    8-0-37-1

31.1

Silva to Usman Limbada, FOUR

31.2

Silva to Usman Limbada, no run

31.3

Silva to Usman Limbada, 2 runs, inside edge to fine leg

31.4

Silva to Usman Limbada, 1 run, driven to extra covers

31.5

Silva to Rizwan Cheema, 1 run

31.6

Silva to Usman Limbada, no run

End of over 32 (8 runs) Canada 143/5 (127 runs required from 18 overs, RR: 4.46, RRR: 7.05)
Usman Limbada    45* (63b 4x4)      EHSN Silva    9-0-45-1
Rizwan Cheema    1* (3b)      Khurram Khan    5-0-18-1

32.1

Khurram Khan to Rizwan Cheema, 1 run

32.2

Khurram Khan to Usman Limbada, 2 runs

32.3

Khurram Khan to Usman Limbada, 1 run

32.4

Khurram Khan to Rizwan Cheema, 1 run, heaves it to long on

32.5

Khurram Khan to Usman Limbada, 1 run

32.6

Khurram Khan to Rizwan Cheema, no run, shout for lbw not given ! hmm, struck in line pad first, that was mighty close

End of over 33 (6 runs) Canada 149/5 (121 runs required from 17 overs, RR: 4.51, RRR: 7.11)
Rizwan Cheema    3* (6b)      Khurram Khan    6-0-24-1
Usman Limbada    49* (66b 4x4)      EHSN Silva    9-0-45-1

33.1

Silva to Usman Limbada, no run

33.2

Silva to Usman Limbada, 1 run, driven down the ground for a single

33.3

Silva to Rizwan Cheema, no run

33.4

Silva to Rizwan Cheema, no run

33.5

Silva to Rizwan Cheema, no run

33.6

Silva to Rizwan Cheema, SIX, danced down the track and dispatches it over long on

Match State: Drinks

End of over 34 (7 runs) Canada 156/5 (114 runs required from 16 overs, RR: 4.58, RRR: 7.12)
Rizwan Cheema    9* (10b 1x6)      EHSN Silva    10-0-52-1
Usman Limbada    51* (68b 4x4)      Khurram Khan    6-0-24-1

34.1

Khurram Khan to Usman Limbada, 1 run, punched down the ground for a single to long on

34.2

Khurram Khan to Rizwan Cheema, no run, Cheema defends it to covers

34.3

Khurram Khan to Rizwan Cheema, no run, defends it back of the backfoot

34.4

Khurram Khan to Rizwan Cheema, no run, defends it back of the frontfoot

34.5

Khurram Khan to Rizwan Cheema, 2 runs, driven square to third man region for a quick double

34.6

Khurram Khan to Rizwan Cheema, 1 run, works it to mid wicket for a single

End of over 35 (4 runs) Canada 160/5 (110 runs required from 15 overs, RR: 4.57, RRR: 7.33)
Rizwan Cheema    12* (15b 1x6)      Khurram Khan    7-0-28-1
Usman Limbada    52* (72b 4x4)      EHSN Silva    10-0-52-1

35.1

Nasir Aziz to Rizwan Cheema, SIX, boom boom Cheema ! that one has gone out of the club ! into the forest

35.2

Nasir Aziz to Rizwan Cheema, no run, works it to legside

35.3

Nasir Aziz to Rizwan Cheema, no run, faster one defended back to the bowler

35.4

Nasir Aziz to Rizwan Cheema, 2 runs, goes for it again, went high but not long enough and put down by the man at the boundary, sitter

35.5

Nasir Aziz to Rizwan Cheema, OUT, gone this time, what is going on, that was the straighter one, Cheema plays down the wrong line

Rizwan Cheema st †Abdul Shakoor b Nasir Aziz 20 (20b 0x4 2x6) SR: 100.00

35.6

Nasir Aziz to Hansra, 2 runs, faster one into the legs, he plays it to fine leg for a double

End of over 36 (10 runs) Canada 170/6 (100 runs required from 14 overs, RR: 4.72, RRR: 7.14)
AS Hansra    2* (1b)      Nasir Aziz    5-1-22-1
Usman Limbada    52* (72b 4x4)      Khurram Khan    7-0-28-1

36.1

Khurram Khan to Usman Limbada, 1 run, driven down the ground to long off

36.2

Khurram Khan to Hansra, no run, played uppishly back to the bowler

36.3

Khurram Khan to Hansra, no run, driven down the ground, but it hit Limbada's bat on the non striker end so they don't run the single

36.4

Khurram Khan to Hansra, no run

36.5

Khurram Khan to Hansra, 1 run

36.6

Khurram Khan to Usman Limbada, 1 run

End of over 37 (3 runs) Canada 173/6 (97 runs required from 13 overs, RR: 4.67, RRR: 7.46)
Usman Limbada    54* (74b 4x4)      Khurram Khan    8-0-31-1
AS Hansra    3* (5b)      Nasir Aziz    5-1-22-1

37.1

Nasir Aziz to Usman Limbada, no run, down the leg side, Limbada misses on the slog sweep

37.2

Nasir Aziz to Usman Limbada, no run

37.3

Nasir Aziz to Usman Limbada, no run, straighter one again, he has good command over it ! Limbada squared up

37.4

Nasir Aziz to Usman Limbada, no run, cut well ! but straight to the fielder, dot balls piling up now

37.5

Nasir Aziz to Usman Limbada, 1 run, nudges it to point and takes the quick single

37.6

Nasir Aziz to Hansra, no run, defends it back

End of over 38 (1 run) Canada 174/6 (96 runs required from 12 overs, RR: 4.57, RRR: 8.00)
AS Hansra    3* (6b)      Nasir Aziz    6-1-23-1
Usman Limbada    55* (79b 4x4)      Khurram Khan    8-0-31-1

38.1

Khurram Khan to Usman Limbada, 2 runs, inside out over the covers, doesn't connect well but just over the ring

38.2

Khurram Khan to Usman Limbada, no run, misses out on the sweep yet again, that was down the leg too

38.3

Khurram Khan to Usman Limbada, 1 run, cuts it to point and takes off, the wicket keeper appealed for the run out even though he had dropped the ball, interesting

38.4

Khurram Khan to Hansra, no run

38.5

Khurram Khan to Hansra, SIX, steps out and launches that one over long on

38.6

Khurram Khan to Hansra, no run, defends it back

End of over 39 (9 runs) Canada 183/6 (87 runs required from 11 overs, RR: 4.69, RRR: 7.90)
AS Hansra    9* (9b 1x6)      Khurram Khan    9-0-40-1
Usman Limbada    58* (82b 4x4)      Nasir Aziz    6-1-23-1

39.1

Nasir Aziz to Usman Limbada, no run, made room and tried to cut it but misses out

39.2

Nasir Aziz to Usman Limbada, no run

39.3

Nasir Aziz to Usman Limbada, no run, that one kicked ! Limbada wanted to cut it bails at the last instance, good decision

39.4

Nasir Aziz to Usman Limbada, OUT, gone ! long hop and he pulls it straight to long on

Usman Limbada c Rohan Mustafa b Nasir Aziz 58 (86b 4x4 0x6) SR: 67.44

39.5

Nasir Aziz to Hansra, no run

39.6

Nasir Aziz to Hansra, no run

Canada in trouble yet again, seems like they don't know how to win anymore, dssapointing batting by the Canucks, clear lack of application from ball 1, when Patel was swinging for the fences

End of over 40 (wicket maiden) Canada 183/7 (87 runs required from 60 balls, RR: 4.57, RRR: 8.70)
AS Hansra    9* (11b 1x6)      Nasir Aziz    7-2-23-2
HS Baidwan    0* (0b)      Khurram Khan    9-0-40-1

40.1

Arshad Ali to Baidwan, no run, cuts it but straight to point

40.2

Arshad Ali to Baidwan, no run, driven to covers

40.3

Arshad Ali to Baidwan, no run, on leg stumps, Baidwan tried to nudge it to fine leg, didn't connect

40.4

Arshad Ali to Baidwan, 1 run, single to mid on

40.5

Arshad Ali to Hansra, 1 run, driven to long off for another single

40.6

Arshad Ali to Baidwan, 1 run, cut to sweeper cover by Harvir, looking good now

End of over 41 (3 runs) Canada 186/7 (84 runs required from 54 balls, RR: 4.53, RRR: 9.33)
HS Baidwan    2* (5b)      Arshad Ali    2-0-12-0
AS Hansra    10* (12b 1x6)      Nasir Aziz    7-2-23-2

41.1

Nasir Aziz to Baidwan, no run

41.2

Nasir Aziz to Baidwan, 1 run, driven to mid wicket for a single

41.3

Nasir Aziz to Hansra, no run, defends it back

41.4

Nasir Aziz to Hansra, 1 run

41.5

Nasir Aziz to Baidwan, 1 run

41.6

Nasir Aziz to Hansra, 1 run, works it to mid wicket again

Hansra holds the key here for Canada, it is still a big ask

End of over 42 (4 runs) Canada 190/7 (80 runs required from 48 balls, RR: 4.52, RRR: 10.00)
AS Hansra    12* (15b 1x6)      Nasir Aziz    8-2-27-2
HS Baidwan    4* (8b)      Arshad Ali    2-0-12-0

42.1

Arshad Ali to Hansra, no run, driven back to the bowler

42.2

Arshad Ali to Hansra, no run, plays and misses at that one, some turn for Ali

42.3

Arshad Ali to Hansra, 1 run, pitched up driven to extra cover boundary for a single

42.4

Arshad Ali to Baidwan, 1 run

42.5

Arshad Ali to Hansra, SIX, Hansra steps out and lofts it over long off with the spin, nicely played

42.6

Arshad Ali to Hansra, 1 run

End of over 43 (9 runs) Canada 199/7 (71 runs required from 42 balls, RR: 4.62, RRR: 10.14)
AS Hansra    20* (20b 2x6)      Arshad Ali    3-0-21-0
HS Baidwan    5* (9b)      Nasir Aziz    8-2-27-2

43.1

Nasir Aziz to Hansra, 1 run, opens the face to third man for a single

43.2

Nasir Aziz to Baidwan, no run, defends it back

43.3

Nasir Aziz to Baidwan, 1 run, driven through the covers for a single

43.4

Nasir Aziz to Hansra, no run, faster one hit straight back

43.5

Nasir Aziz to Hansra, 1 run, punched to extra cover

43.6

Nasir Aziz to Baidwan, OUT, another one bites the dust, hit straight to the fielder

HS Baidwan c Shaiman Anwar b Nasir Aziz 6 (12b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

End of over 44 (3 runs) Canada 202/8 (68 runs required from 36 balls, RR: 4.59, RRR: 11.33)
     Nasir Aziz    9-2-30-3
AS Hansra    22* (23b 2x6)      Arshad Ali    3-0-21-0

44.1

Arshad Ali to Hansra, no run

44.2

Arshad Ali to Hansra, SIX, Hansra has taken matters into his own hands now, Big hit over long on for maximum

44.3

Arshad Ali to Hansra, 2 runs, cuts it wide of third man for a double

44.4

Arshad Ali to Hansra, 1 run, driven for a single

44.5

Arshad Ali to Junaid Siddiqui, no run

44.6

Arshad Ali to Junaid Siddiqui, no run, defends it back again

End of over 45 (9 runs) Canada 211/8 (59 runs required from 30 balls, RR: 4.68, RRR: 11.80)
Junaid Siddiqui    0* (2b)      Arshad Ali    4-0-30-0
AS Hansra    31* (27b 3x6)      Nasir Aziz    9-2-30-3

45.1

Nasir Aziz to Hansra, OUT, oh dear ! he has pushed it back to the bowler, he was looking so good

AS Hansra c & b Nasir Aziz 30 (28b 0x4 3x6) SR: 107.14

45.2

Nasir Aziz to Pervez, no run

45.3

Nasir Aziz to Pervez, no run

45.4

Nasir Aziz to Pervez, 1 run

45.5

Nasir Aziz to Junaid Siddiqui, no run

45.6

Nasir Aziz to Junaid Siddiqui, 2 runs, wanted to go over the top, didn't get enough on it

End of over 46 (3 runs) Canada 214/9 (56 runs required from 24 balls, RR: 4.65, RRR: 14.00)
Junaid Siddiqui    2* (4b)      Nasir Aziz    10-2-33-4
C Pervez    1* (3b)      Arshad Ali    4-0-30-0

46.1

Mohammad Naveed to Pervez, 1 wide

46.1

Mohammad Naveed to Pervez, 1 run, quick single to mid off

46.2

Mohammad Naveed to Junaid Siddiqui, FOUR, on his pads he, puts it away for four to fine leg

46.3

Mohammad Naveed to Junaid Siddiqui, no run

46.4

Mohammad Naveed to Junaid Siddiqui, 3 runs, hoicks it to cow corner, doesn't make it to the boundary but they come back for the 3rd

46.5

Mohammad Naveed to Pervez, OUT, all over ! Pervez holds out

C Pervez c Rohan Mustafa b Mohammad Naveed 2 (5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 40.00

Disappointing performance from Canada, you could see the over confidence in their body language through the first innings, and once they started feeling the pressure, they crumbled like always. This team has talent but they don't know how to win

Thats it from here see you all on thursday. Have a good night !

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Aug 6, 2013

Jimmy Hansra holds on to one in the deep, Canada v UAE, ICC World Cricket League Championship, List A, King City, August 6, 2013

Jimmy Hansra holds on to one in the deep

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Khurram Khan cuts one square, Canada v UAE, ICC World Cricket League Championship, List A, King City, August 6, 2013

Khurram Khan cuts one square

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