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

ICC World Cricket League Championship, 2011-2013/14 - 46th match

Canada v United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates won by 2 wickets (with 7 balls remaining)

1.1

Silva to Gunasekera, no run, that one ran right through him, skids of the surface and doesn't spin, Gunasekera played inside the line

1.2

Silva to Gunasekera, no run, defends it of the backfoot, that one bit and bounced

1.3

Silva to Gunasekera, 1 run, works it to leg side of his hips for a single, slower in the air to the leg side

1.4

Silva to Patel, no run, lots of bounce for the left arm spinner, kicks of middle stump

1.5

Silva to Patel, 1 run, full and a little too straight, Patel turns it to square leg

1.6

Silva to Gunasekera, no run, defends it back him, that back on a length, Ruvindu wanted to rock back and pull it but was late on it

Canada 14/0   EHSN Silva 1-0-2-0

3.1

Silva to Gunasekera, no run, defends it back, length ball on off stump from around the wicket

3.2

Silva to Gunasekera, 1 run, slog sweep from Gunasekera, didn't get enough on it, single to deep backward squareleg

3.3

Silva to Patel, no run, full outside off, that was a little quicker in the air, Hiral inside edges it to fine leg

3.4

Silva to Patel, no run, pushes it to point fielder, full outside off and slower in the air this time

3.5

Silva to Patel, no run, changes his pace again, this time he was flatter and on middle stump, Patel just defends it back

3.6

Silva to Patel, no run, too close to cut, Patel offers at it but doesn't connect

Canada 21/0   EHSN Silva 2-0-3-0

5.1

Silva to Patel, no run

5.2

Silva to Patel, FOUR, width offered by spinner, cut hard past point for four

5.3

Silva to Patel, no run, defends it fo the backfoot, length ball on middle stump

5.4

Silva to Patel, 1 run, closes the face to leg side for a quick single

5.5

Silva to Gunasekera, 1 wide, down the leg side to the left hander, that one really bounced though

5.5

Silva to Gunasekera, 2 runs, goes for the slow sweep again, doesn't connect well again, falls into no mans land

5.6

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

Canada 31/0   EHSN Silva 3-0-11-0

7.1

Silva to Gunasekera, OUT, straight one, Ruvindu tries to defend it, nicks it to first slip

R Gunasekera c Khurram Khan b Silva 9 (19b 1x4 0x6) SR: 47.36

7.2

Silva to Usman Limbada, no run

7.3

Silva to Usman Limbada, no run

7.4

Silva to Usman Limbada, no run

7.5

Silva to Usman Limbada, 1 run, quick single to covers, loud shout for run out turned down

7.6

Silva to Patel, no run

Canada 38/1   EHSN Silva 4-0-12-1

9.1

Silva to Usman Limbada, no run, defends it back to the bowler of the front foot

9.2

Silva to Usman Limbada, 1 run, went for the sweep, gloves it softly towards fine leg for a quick single

9.3

Silva to Patel, 3 runs, full Patel drives it over covers, that is the longest boundary, the ball didn't have enough legs

9.4

Silva to Usman Limbada, no run, driven to covers, loud no call by limbada

9.5

Silva to Usman Limbada, no run, arm ball, gets Limbada on the pad, just outside off

9.6

Silva to Usman Limbada, no run, defends it back to the bowler this time

Canada 47/1   EHSN Silva 5-0-16-1

11.1

Silva to Patel, 1 run, good running, defends it to point with soft hands, and rushes a quick single

11.2

Silva to Usman Limbada, 1 run, once again, works it into the cover point gap and completes an easy single

11.3

Silva to Patel, no run, straighter one just outside off, Patel wanted to cut it but it was too close

11.4

Silva to Patel, no run, defends it back

11.5

Silva to Patel, SIX, steps out and cracks it over long off, for a huge six

11.6

Silva to Patel, 2 runs, goes for it again, this time wide of the long off man, Ali was the man, he didn't go for the catch, Captain doesn't look happy with that approach

Canada 64/1   EHSN Silva 6-0-26-1

40.1

Silva to Bagai, no run, makes room, but he darts in right into his feet

40.2

Silva to Bagai, 1 run, cuts it to sweeper cover this time

40.3

Silva to Hansra, no run, spin and bounce, beaten all ends up

40.4

Silva to Hansra, no run, goes on the backfoot, Silva darts it full and straight

40.5

Silva to Hansra, no run

40.6

Silva to Hansra, 1 run, single to covers

Canada 143/4   EHSN Silva 7-0-28-1

42.1

Silva to Hansra, no run, Hansra wanted to sweep that but it wasnt on

42.2

Silva to Hansra, no run, Hansra goes for the sweep bottom edge to his toe

42.3

Silva to Hansra, no run, late cut but straight to third man

42.4

Silva to Hansra, no run, makes room but he darts it into middle stump bottom edges the cut

42.5

Silva to Hansra, no run

42.6

Silva to Hansra, 1 run, single to covers

Canada 149/4   EHSN Silva 8-0-29-1

44.1

Silva to Hansra, 2 runs, goes for the big slog sweep top edges it over the keepers head for a double

44.2

Silva to Hansra, OUT, goes arial but fails to clear the cover fielder, Mustafa tracks back and takes it

AS Hansra c Rohan Mustafa b Silva 16 (29b 1x4 0x6) SR: 55.17

44.3

Silva to Rizwan Cheema, 1 run, driven to long off

44.4

Silva to Baidwan, 1 run, works it into the gap at mid on region for a single

44.5

Silva to Rizwan Cheema, no run, quicker one pushed through, shout for lbw turned down

44.6

Silva to Rizwan Cheema, no run, steps out and drives it back to the bowler

Canada 158/6   EHSN Silva 9-0-33-2

46.1

Silva to Baidwan, 1 run, single to mid wicket, Baidwan nudges it of the backfoot

46.2

Silva to Junaid Siddiqui, 1 run, driven to mid off for a single

46.3

Silva to Baidwan, OUT, lofts it down the throat of long on, Javed makes no mistake

HS Baidwan c Amjad Javed b Silva 4 (5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 80.00

46.4

Silva to Junaid Siddiqui, no run, beaten with spin and bounce

46.5

Silva to Junaid Siddiqui, 2 runs, driven in the air just past point for a double

46.6

Silva to Junaid Siddiqui, no run, pushed back to the bowler, end of a solid spell by Silva

Canada 166/8   EHSN Silva 10-0-37-3
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Photos

Aug 8, 2013

Ashish Bagai slog sweeps the ball, Canada v UAE, ICC World Cricket League Championship, King City, August 8, 2013

Ashish Bagai slog sweeps the ball

© Eddie Norfolk

Aug 8, 2013

Hiral Patel lofts the ball during his half-century, Canada v UAE, ICC World Cricket League Championship, King City, August 8, 2013

Hiral Patel lofts the ball during his half-century

© Eddie Norfolk

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