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)

0.1

Osinde to Abdul Shakoor, no run, driven to point

Half an hour of play before Lunch, Canada can take advantage of this short session

0.2

Osinde to Abdul Shakoor, no run, play and a miss out side off, goes for square drive, extra bounce beats the bat

0.3

Osinde to Abdul Shakoor, 2 runs, swings hard at it, thick edge flies over gully wide of third man

0.4

Osinde to Abdul Shakoor, FOUR, bottom edges the cut short just wide of second slip, fine of third man for four

0.5

Osinde to Abdul Shakoor, 1 run, driven between cover and point for a single

0.6

Osinde to Arshad Ali, no run, left alone, outside nothing special in the wicket for pace bowling

End of over 1 (7 runs) United Arab Emirates 7/0 (173 runs required from 49 overs, RR: 7.00, RRR: 3.53)
Arshad Ali    0* (1b)      H Osinde    1-0-7-0
Abdul Shakoor    7* (5b 1x4)     

1.1

Gordon to Abdul Shakoor, no run, big swing ! outside off, on a length

1.2

Gordon to Abdul Shakoor, no run, short ball, tucks it to mid wicket

1.3

Gordon to Abdul Shakoor, no run

1.4

Gordon to Abdul Shakoor, 1 run, poor effort at covers by the captain, lets that one gets past him

1.5

Gordon to Arshad Ali, no run, driven to covers

1.6

Gordon to Arshad Ali, 1 run, edged but wide of the slip, single to third man

End of over 2 (2 runs) United Arab Emirates 9/0 (171 runs required from 48 overs, RR: 4.50, RRR: 3.56)
Arshad Ali    1* (3b)      JOA Gordon    1-0-2-0
Abdul Shakoor    8* (9b 1x4)      H Osinde    1-0-7-0

2.1

Osinde to Arshad Ali, 1 run, driven to covers for a single

2.2

Osinde to Abdul Shakoor, 1 wide, swings at it, throwing his bat at everything

2.2

Osinde to Abdul Shakoor, 1 wide, way too short, wide given, sailed over the batsman's head

2.2

Osinde to Abdul Shakoor, 1 no ball, no ball that time, free hit coming, Canada just falling apart

2.2

Osinde to Abdul Shakoor, no run, full and wide, driven to extra covers

2.3

Osinde to Abdul Shakoor, FOUR, top edge over the keeper one bounce over intot he sightscreen

2.4

Osinde to Abdul Shakoor, FOUR, swats this one right down the ground, another four

2.5

Osinde to Abdul Shakoor, OUT, Henry cleans up him, Shakoor was swinging at everything, that was a long time coming

Abdul Shakoor b Osinde 16 (14b 3x4 0x6) SR: 114.28

2.6

Osinde to Khurram Khan, no run, leaves it alone outside of

End of over 3 (12 runs) United Arab Emirates 21/1 (159 runs required from 47 overs, RR: 7.00, RRR: 3.38)
Khurram Khan    0* (1b)      H Osinde    2-0-19-1
Arshad Ali    2* (4b)      JOA Gordon    1-0-2-0

3.1

Gordon to Arshad Ali, no run, left alone,

3.2

Gordon to Arshad Ali, no run, pace ! he lets the batsman know too ! he left it alone, that had some heat on it

3.3

Gordon to Arshad Ali, no run, yorker ! dug out, stares him down

3.4

Gordon to Arshad Ali, no run, beauty ! that had some pace on it ! squares him up

3.5

Gordon to Arshad Ali, no run, swing and a miss again ! too quick for him

3.6

Gordon to Arshad Ali, no run, yorker again ! digs it out

End of over 4 (maiden) United Arab Emirates 21/1 (159 runs required from 46 overs, RR: 5.25, RRR: 3.45)
Arshad Ali    2* (10b)      JOA Gordon    2-1-2-0
Khurram Khan    0* (1b)      H Osinde    2-0-19-1

4.1

Osinde to Khurram Khan, no run, left alone

4.2

Osinde to Khurram Khan, 2 runs, on to his legs flicks it to square leg, Gunasekera cuts it of from fine leg

4.3

Osinde to Khurram Khan, no run, left alone outside off, length ball

4.4

Osinde to Khurram Khan, no run, yorker driven to mid on, Hansra does well to stop it

4.5

Osinde to Khurram Khan, 1 run, thick edge, just wide of third slip

4.6

Osinde to Arshad Ali, 3 runs, flicks it of his legs just wide of mid wicket

End of over 5 (6 runs) United Arab Emirates 27/1 (153 runs required from 45 overs, RR: 5.40, RRR: 3.40)
Arshad Ali    5* (11b)      H Osinde    3-0-25-1
Khurram Khan    3* (6b)      JOA Gordon    2-1-2-0

5.1

Gordon to Arshad Ali, no run, left alone outside off, short of a length, Ali is no hurry here

This would most likely be the last over before lunch

5.2

Gordon to Arshad Ali, 1 wide, left alone way outside off

5.2

Gordon to Arshad Ali, no run, defends it to point

5.3

Gordon to Arshad Ali, no run, driven to extra cover

5.4

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

5.5

Gordon to Arshad Ali, 1 run, driven wide of mid off

5.6

Gordon to Khurram Khan, no run, leaves it alone outside off, that is lunch

Match State: Lunch Right, Baidwan will start from the south end

End of over 6 (2 runs) United Arab Emirates 29/1 (151 runs required from 44 overs, RR: 4.83, RRR: 3.43)
Khurram Khan    3* (7b)      JOA Gordon    3-1-4-0
Arshad Ali    6* (16b)      H Osinde    3-0-25-1

6.1

Baidwan to Arshad Ali, no run, loud shout for lbw, struck outside off

6.2

Baidwan to Arshad Ali, no run, that one left him, batsman shoulders it

6.3

Baidwan to Arshad Ali, no run, play and a miss, Baidwan shapes it away again, squares the batsman up

6.4

Baidwan to Arshad Ali, 1 wide, inswinger goes down the leg side

6.4

Baidwan to Arshad Ali, 1 wide, outside off

6.4

Baidwan to Arshad Ali, no run, defends it back on the frontfoot

6.5

Baidwan to Arshad Ali, 1 leg bye

6.6

Baidwan to Khurram Khan, 1 wide, wide outside off again

6.6

Baidwan to Khurram Khan, no run, defends it back

End of over 7 (4 runs) United Arab Emirates 33/1 (147 runs required from 43 overs, RR: 4.71, RRR: 3.41)
Khurram Khan    3* (8b)      HS Baidwan    1-0-3-0
Arshad Ali    6* (21b)      JOA Gordon    3-1-4-0

7.1

Gordon to Arshad Ali, no run, pitched up, driven back to the bowler

7.2

Gordon to Arshad Ali, no run, defends it to mid on

7.3

Gordon to Arshad Ali, no run

7.4

Gordon to Arshad Ali, no run

7.5

Gordon to Arshad Ali, 1 run, short ball, defends it to legside and runs a quick single

7.6

Gordon to Khurram Khan, no run

End of over 8 (1 run) United Arab Emirates 34/1 (146 runs required from 42 overs, RR: 4.25, RRR: 3.47)
Khurram Khan    3* (9b)      JOA Gordon    4-1-5-0
Arshad Ali    7* (26b)      HS Baidwan    1-0-3-0

8.1

Baidwan to Arshad Ali, no run

8.2

Baidwan to Arshad Ali, 2 runs, driven past cover, length ball, U.A.E. in control here

8.3

Baidwan to Arshad Ali, 1 run, inswinger tucked away to fine leg for a single

8.4

Baidwan to Khurram Khan, 3 runs, cut away for three more

8.5

Baidwan to Arshad Ali, no run

8.6

Baidwan to Arshad Ali, no run, fishes at it and misses

End of over 9 (6 runs) United Arab Emirates 40/1 (140 runs required from 41 overs, RR: 4.44, RRR: 3.41)
Arshad Ali    10* (31b)      HS Baidwan    2-0-9-0
Khurram Khan    6* (10b)      JOA Gordon    4-1-5-0

9.1

Gordon to Khurram Khan, 1 run, short ball fended in front of square, no fielder positioned for that one

9.2

Gordon to Arshad Ali, no run, defends it of the backfoot

9.3

Gordon to Arshad Ali, no run, leaves it alone outside off

9.4

Gordon to Arshad Ali, no run, short and straight, defends it back of the backfoot

9.5

Gordon to Arshad Ali, 1 wide, bouncer dug in too short

9.5

Gordon to Arshad Ali, no run, defends it again, Ali just looking to play Gordon out

9.6

Gordon to Arshad Ali, 2 runs, short ball defended with soft hands they take off for a quick single, Jeremy conceeds the over throw trying to run him out

Daesrath into the attack, Siddiqui and Patel both in the team

End of over 10 (4 runs) United Arab Emirates 44/1 (136 runs required from 40 overs, RR: 4.40, RRR: 3.40)
Arshad Ali    12* (36b)      JOA Gordon    5-1-9-0
Khurram Khan    7* (11b)      HS Baidwan    2-0-9-0

10.1

Daesrath to Khurram Khan, no run, short and on the legstump

10.2

Daesrath to Khurram Khan, no run

10.3

Daesrath to Khurram Khan, no run

10.4

Daesrath to Khurram Khan, no run, works it to third man

10.5

Daesrath to Khurram Khan, no run

10.6

Daesrath to Khurram Khan, no run

End of over 11 (maiden) United Arab Emirates 44/1 (136 runs required from 39 overs, RR: 4.00, RRR: 3.48)
Khurram Khan    7* (17b)      D Daesrath    1-1-0-0
Arshad Ali    12* (36b)      JOA Gordon    5-1-9-0

11.1

Junaid Siddiqui to Arshad Ali, no run, defends it back on the frontfoot, length ball on middle stump

11.2

Junaid Siddiqui to Arshad Ali, 1 run, works it to fine leg

11.3

Junaid Siddiqui to Khurram Khan, no run

11.4

Junaid Siddiqui to Khurram Khan, 2 runs

11.5

Junaid Siddiqui to Khurram Khan, OUT, tried to cut that one, slices it to backward point

Khurram Khan c Daesrath b Junaid Siddiqui 9 (20b 0x4 0x6) SR: 45.00

11.6

Junaid Siddiqui to Patil, no run, pushed to mid off

End of over 12 (3 runs) United Arab Emirates 47/2 (133 runs required from 38 overs, RR: 3.91, RRR: 3.50)
SP Patil    0* (1b)      Junaid Siddiqui    1-0-3-1
Arshad Ali    13* (38b)      D Daesrath    1-1-0-0

12.1

Daesrath to Arshad Ali, no run

12.2

Daesrath to Arshad Ali, no run, left alone outside off

12.3

Daesrath to Arshad Ali, 1 run, works it to square leg for a single

12.4

Daesrath to Patil, 2 runs

12.5

Daesrath to Patil, no run

12.6

Daesrath to Patil, 1 run, driven to long on for a single

End of over 13 (4 runs) United Arab Emirates 51/2 (129 runs required from 37 overs, RR: 3.92, RRR: 3.48)
SP Patil    3* (4b)      D Daesrath    2-1-4-0
Arshad Ali    14* (41b)      Junaid Siddiqui    1-0-3-1

13.1

Junaid Siddiqui to Patil, 1 run, driven to long off

13.2

Junaid Siddiqui to Arshad Ali, no run

13.3

Junaid Siddiqui to Arshad Ali, no run

13.4

Junaid Siddiqui to Arshad Ali, 1 run, driven to long off

13.5

Junaid Siddiqui to Patil, SIX, right in the slot, Patil slog sweeps it to mid wicket boundary

13.6

Junaid Siddiqui to Patil, no run, faster one, driven back

End of over 14 (8 runs) United Arab Emirates 59/2 (121 runs required from 36 overs, RR: 4.21, RRR: 3.36)
SP Patil    10* (7b 1x6)      Junaid Siddiqui    2-0-11-1
Arshad Ali    15* (44b)      D Daesrath    2-1-4-0

14.1

Patel to Arshad Ali, no run

14.2

Patel to Arshad Ali, no run

14.3

Patel to Arshad Ali, no run

14.4

Patel to Arshad Ali, 2 runs, driven over covers, didn't middle that

14.5

Patel to Arshad Ali, no run

14.6

Patel to Arshad Ali, no run

End of over 15 (2 runs) United Arab Emirates 61/2 (119 runs required from 35 overs, RR: 4.06, RRR: 3.40)
Arshad Ali    17* (50b)      H Patel    1-0-2-0
SP Patil    10* (7b 1x6)      Junaid Siddiqui    2-0-11-1

15.1

Junaid Siddiqui to Patil, no run, works it to fine leg, no runs

15.2

Junaid Siddiqui to Patil, 3 runs, short ball, cut past point

15.3

Junaid Siddiqui to Arshad Ali, no run, driven back to the bowler

15.4

Junaid Siddiqui to Arshad Ali, 1 run

15.5

Junaid Siddiqui to Patil, OUT, short ball he slaps it straight back, sharp one handed catch by Baidwan at short mid off

SP Patil c †Bagai b Junaid Siddiqui 13 (10b 0x4 1x6) SR: 130.00

15.6

Junaid Siddiqui to Shaiman Anwar, no run

End of over 16 (4 runs) United Arab Emirates 65/3 (115 runs required from 34 overs, RR: 4.06, RRR: 3.38)
Shaiman Anwar    0* (1b)      Junaid Siddiqui    3-0-15-2
Arshad Ali    18* (52b)      H Patel    1-0-2-0

16.1

Patel to Arshad Ali, no run

16.2

Patel to Arshad Ali, no run

16.3

Patel to Arshad Ali, no run, sharp fielding at fine leg

16.4

Patel to Arshad Ali, no run, shout for lbw, not given

16.5

Patel to Arshad Ali, no run

16.6

Patel to Arshad Ali, no run, beats the bat again, good over, pressure back on the Emirates

End of over 17 (maiden) United Arab Emirates 65/3 (115 runs required from 33 overs, RR: 3.82, RRR: 3.48)
Arshad Ali    18* (58b)      H Patel    2-1-2-0
Shaiman Anwar    0* (1b)      Junaid Siddiqui    3-0-15-2

17.1

Junaid Siddiqui to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, driven to long off,

17.2

Junaid Siddiqui to Arshad Ali, no run, defends it short third man

17.3

Junaid Siddiqui to Arshad Ali, no run

17.4

Junaid Siddiqui to Arshad Ali, 1 run

17.5

Junaid Siddiqui to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run

17.6

Junaid Siddiqui to Arshad Ali, no run

End of over 18 (3 runs) United Arab Emirates 68/3 (112 runs required from 32 overs, RR: 3.77, RRR: 3.50)
Arshad Ali    19* (62b)      Junaid Siddiqui    4-0-18-2
Shaiman Anwar    2* (3b)      H Patel    2-1-2-0

18.1

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, FOUR, cuts it for four, width offered by Patel

18.2

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, no run, closer tot he off stump now, left alone

18.3

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run

18.4

Patel to Arshad Ali, 2 runs, sweeps it fine for a double

18.5

Patel to Arshad Ali, no run, shorter in length, defended to mid wicket of the backfoot

18.6

Patel to Arshad Ali, no run, Siddiqui with a diving effort at mid wicket to stop the single

End of over 19 (7 runs) United Arab Emirates 75/3 (105 runs required from 31 overs, RR: 3.94, RRR: 3.38)
Arshad Ali    21* (65b)      H Patel    3-1-9-0
Shaiman Anwar    7* (6b 1x4)      Junaid Siddiqui    4-0-18-2

19.1

Junaid Siddiqui to Shaiman Anwar, no run, driven to covers

19.2

Junaid Siddiqui to Shaiman Anwar, no run

19.3

Junaid Siddiqui to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, closes the face and pushes the quicker on to long on

19.4

Junaid Siddiqui to Arshad Ali, no run, driven back uppishly, almost carried back to the bowler

19.5

Junaid Siddiqui to Arshad Ali, 1 run

19.6

Junaid Siddiqui to Shaiman Anwar, 1 wide, slower looped leg spinner, way wide of off stump

19.6

Junaid Siddiqui to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, driven uppishly, he was beaten in flight there, just wide of the cover fielder

End of over 20 (4 runs) United Arab Emirates 79/3 (101 runs required from 30 overs, RR: 3.95, RRR: 3.36)
Shaiman Anwar    9* (10b 1x4)      Junaid Siddiqui    5-0-22-2
Arshad Ali    22* (67b)      H Patel    3-1-9-0

20.1

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, no run, pushed to mid wicket

20.2

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, no run, cut wide of point, Limbada with a superb effort to cut it off

20.3

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, no run, pushes it back to the bowler

20.4

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, 2 runs, works it to fine leg, Hansra came deep backward square leg

20.5

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, no run, left alone outside off, atel bowing much better than tuesday

20.6

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, no run

End of over 21 (2 runs) United Arab Emirates 81/3 (99 runs required from 29 overs, RR: 3.85, RRR: 3.41)
Shaiman Anwar    11* (16b 1x4)      H Patel    4-1-11-0
Arshad Ali    22* (67b)      Junaid Siddiqui    5-0-22-2

21.1

Junaid Siddiqui to Arshad Ali, no run, driven back to the bowler

21.2

Junaid Siddiqui to Arshad Ali, 1 run, on the legs, works it to square leg

21.3

Junaid Siddiqui to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, cuts it to sweeper cover

21.4

Junaid Siddiqui to Arshad Ali, no run, driven to covers

21.5

Junaid Siddiqui to Arshad Ali, no run, full toss, hit right back at the bowler, got away with it there

21.6

Junaid Siddiqui to Arshad Ali, no run

End of over 22 (2 runs) United Arab Emirates 83/3 (97 runs required from 28 overs, RR: 3.77, RRR: 3.46)
Arshad Ali    23* (72b)      Junaid Siddiqui    6-0-24-2
Shaiman Anwar    12* (17b 1x4)      H Patel    4-1-11-0

22.1

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, no run

22.2

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, no run, driven to covers

22.3

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, no run, the ball hits the bat and rolls back on to the stumps, but the bails don't fall !

22.4

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, no run, front food defence

22.5

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, no run, driven uppishly just short of Cheema at mid off

22.6

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, works it to square leg for a single

Gordon back into the attack

End of over 23 (1 run) United Arab Emirates 84/3 (96 runs required from 27 overs, RR: 3.65, RRR: 3.55)
Shaiman Anwar    13* (23b 1x4)      H Patel    5-1-12-0
Arshad Ali    23* (72b)      Junaid Siddiqui    6-0-24-2

23.1

Gordon to Shaiman Anwar, no run, defends it back

23.2

Gordon to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, short ball, glanced of his hips to fine leg

23.3

Gordon to Arshad Ali, 1 run, driven to covers, quick single taken from Hiral

23.4

Gordon to Shaiman Anwar, no run

23.5

Gordon to Shaiman Anwar, FOUR, edged wide of the lone second slip, third man can't cut that off

23.6

Gordon to Shaiman Anwar, no run, bouncer to end the over

Match State: Drinks

End of over 24 (6 runs) United Arab Emirates 90/3 (90 runs required from 26 overs, RR: 3.75, RRR: 3.46)
Shaiman Anwar    18* (28b 2x4)      JOA Gordon    6-1-15-0
Arshad Ali    24* (73b)      H Patel    5-1-12-0

24.1

Patel to Arshad Ali, 1 wide

24.1

Patel to Arshad Ali, no run

24.2

Patel to Arshad Ali, 1 run

24.3

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run

24.4

Patel to Arshad Ali, 1 run

24.5

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run

24.6

Patel to Arshad Ali, 1 run

End of over 25 (6 runs) United Arab Emirates 96/3 (84 runs required from 25 overs, RR: 3.84, RRR: 3.36)
Arshad Ali    27* (77b)      H Patel    6-1-18-0
Shaiman Anwar    20* (30b 2x4)      JOA Gordon    6-1-15-0

25.1

Gordon to Arshad Ali, 1 wide, goes down the leg side

25.1

Gordon to Arshad Ali, no run, short ball in the channel, left alone

25.2

Gordon to Arshad Ali, no run, slower ball, driven back

25.3

Gordon to Arshad Ali, 1 wide

25.3

Gordon to Arshad Ali, no run, beaten all ends up, the batsman was fealing for it, doesn't connect

25.4

Gordon to Arshad Ali, 1 run, on the legs , works to fine leg

25.5

Gordon to Shaiman Anwar, no run, defends it back, Gordon was slower in that over

25.6

Gordon to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, flicks it to fine leg for another single

End of over 26 (4 runs) United Arab Emirates 100/3 (80 runs required from 24 overs, RR: 3.84, RRR: 3.33)
Shaiman Anwar    21* (32b 2x4)      JOA Gordon    7-1-19-0
Arshad Ali    28* (81b)      H Patel    6-1-18-0

26.1

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, 1 wide, wide outside off, left alone

26.1

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, no run, low full toss, driven back to the bowler

26.2

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, no run, defended to point

26.3

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, no run

26.4

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, 3 runs, cuts it in front of square

26.5

Patel to Arshad Ali, no run, full on leg stumps worked to square leg

26.6

Patel to Arshad Ali, 1 run, driven to long off

End of over 27 (5 runs) United Arab Emirates 105/3 (75 runs required from 23 overs, RR: 3.88, RRR: 3.26)
Arshad Ali    29* (83b)      H Patel    7-1-23-0
Shaiman Anwar    24* (36b 2x4)      JOA Gordon    7-1-19-0

27.1

Hansra to Arshad Ali, 1 run, worked to long on for a single

27.2

Hansra to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, just milking it now, single to long on again

27.3

Hansra to Arshad Ali, 1 run, once again, too full, driven to long on

27.4

Hansra to Shaiman Anwar, no run

27.5

Hansra to Shaiman Anwar, no run

27.6

Hansra to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run

End of over 28 (4 runs) United Arab Emirates 109/3 (71 runs required from 22 overs, RR: 3.89, RRR: 3.22)
Shaiman Anwar    26* (40b 2x4)      AS Hansra    1-0-4-0
Arshad Ali    31* (85b)      H Patel    7-1-23-0

28.1

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, no run

28.2

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, 1 wide

28.2

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, no run, arm ball left alone, just misses the off stump

28.3

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, no run, beaten by spin !

28.4

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, no run, and again, plays and misses, all of a sudden

28.5

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, no run

28.6

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, no run, stops and spins on him, goes back defends it

End of over 29 (1 run) United Arab Emirates 110/3 (70 runs required from 21 overs, RR: 3.79, RRR: 3.33)
Shaiman Anwar    26* (46b 2x4)      H Patel    8-1-24-0
Arshad Ali    31* (85b)      AS Hansra    1-0-4-0

29.1

Hansra to Arshad Ali, 1 run

29.2

Hansra to Shaiman Anwar, no run, extra bounce, pops it up in the just short of mid wicket

29.3

Hansra to Shaiman Anwar, no run, short and wide, cut but good stop by Limbada at point

29.4

Hansra to Shaiman Anwar, no run, works it of his hips but straight to square leg

29.5

Hansra to Shaiman Anwar, no run, defends it back to the bowler

29.6

Hansra to Shaiman Anwar, FOUR, finds the gap this time, cut in front of point and goes all the way

These two are running away with the game now

End of over 30 (5 runs) United Arab Emirates 115/3 (65 runs required from 20 overs, RR: 3.83, RRR: 3.25)
Shaiman Anwar    30* (51b 3x4)      AS Hansra    2-0-9-0
Arshad Ali    32* (86b)      H Patel    8-1-24-0

30.1

Patel to Arshad Ali, no run, went for the paddle sweep from outside off, misses it

30.2

Patel to Arshad Ali, no run

30.3

Patel to Arshad Ali, no run, leaves it alone

30.4

Patel to Arshad Ali, no run

30.5

Patel to Arshad Ali, no run, defends it back

30.6

Patel to Arshad Ali, 1 wide, loud shout for caught behind, umpire doesn't buy it, Bagai is bemused, the batsman tried to sweep a down the leg ball

30.6

Patel to Arshad Ali, no run

Three specialist fast bowler totalling up to 12 overs with Cheema not having bowler, Canada has missed a trick with team selection today

End of over 31 (1 run) United Arab Emirates 116/3 (64 runs required from 19 overs, RR: 3.74, RRR: 3.36)
Arshad Ali    32* (92b)      H Patel    9-1-25-0
Shaiman Anwar    30* (51b 3x4)      AS Hansra    2-0-9-0

31.1

Daesrath to Shaiman Anwar, no run

31.2

Daesrath to Shaiman Anwar, 2 runs

31.3

Daesrath to Shaiman Anwar, no run

31.4

Daesrath to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run

31.5

Daesrath to Arshad Ali, 2 runs, works it to fine leg, batsman was in for the single, Harvir threw it anyways conceeding the overthrow

31.6

Daesrath to Arshad Ali, no run

End of over 32 (5 runs) United Arab Emirates 121/3 (59 runs required from 18 overs, RR: 3.78, RRR: 3.27)
Arshad Ali    34* (94b)      D Daesrath    3-1-9-0
Shaiman Anwar    33* (55b 3x4)      H Patel    9-1-25-0

32.1

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, no run, driven back to mid off

32.2

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, no run

32.3

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, no run, defends that one back tot he bowler

32.4

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, no run, defends it back again

32.5

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, no run

32.6

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, 1 wide, poor stuff, thats his 5th wide

32.6

Patel to Shaiman Anwar, no run

End of over 33 (1 run) United Arab Emirates 122/3 (58 runs required from 17 overs, RR: 3.69, RRR: 3.41)
Shaiman Anwar    33* (61b 3x4)      H Patel    10-1-26-0
Arshad Ali    34* (94b)      D Daesrath    3-1-9-0

33.1

Daesrath to Arshad Ali, 1 run, swept away past square leg for a single, cut of by Gunasekera at the boundary

33.2

Daesrath to Shaiman Anwar, no run

33.3

Daesrath to Shaiman Anwar, no run

33.4

Daesrath to Shaiman Anwar, no run

33.5

Daesrath to Shaiman Anwar, no run

33.6

Daesrath to Shaiman Anwar, no run

End of over 34 (1 run) United Arab Emirates 123/3 (57 runs required from 16 overs, RR: 3.61, RRR: 3.56)
Shaiman Anwar    33* (66b 3x4)      D Daesrath    4-1-10-0
Arshad Ali    35* (95b)      H Patel    10-1-26-0

34.1

Rizwan Cheema to Arshad Ali, no run, driven to point, wanted the single but sent back

34.2

Rizwan Cheema to Arshad Ali, no run, driven hard but straight to mid off

34.3

Rizwan Cheema to Arshad Ali, no run, again, driven straight to mid off

34.4

Rizwan Cheema to Arshad Ali, OUT, driven straight to point, change in the bowling did the trick

Arshad Ali c Gunasekera b Rizwan Cheema 35 (99b 0x4 0x6) SR: 35.35

34.5

Rizwan Cheema to Rohan Mustafa, no run, defends it back

34.6

Rizwan Cheema to Rohan Mustafa, 3 runs, driven past covers, long chase for Henry from long off

End of over 35 (3 runs) United Arab Emirates 126/4 (54 runs required from 15 overs, RR: 3.60, RRR: 3.60)
Rohan Mustafa    3* (2b)      Rizwan Cheema    1-0-3-1
Shaiman Anwar    33* (66b 3x4)      D Daesrath    4-1-10-0

35.1

Daesrath to Rohan Mustafa, no run, quicker one, almost chopped it on, trying to cut it

35.2

Daesrath to Rohan Mustafa, no run, driven back to the bowler

35.3

Daesrath to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, single taken after dropping it in front of covers

35.4

Daesrath to Shaiman Anwar, FOUR, short pall, dispatched over mid wicket for four

35.5

Daesrath to Shaiman Anwar, 3 runs, driven to covers and they come back for the third one

35.6

Daesrath to Rohan Mustafa, 1 leg bye

End of over 36 (9 runs) United Arab Emirates 135/4 (45 runs required from 14 overs, RR: 3.75, RRR: 3.21)
Rohan Mustafa    4* (6b)      D Daesrath    5-1-18-0
Shaiman Anwar    40* (68b 4x4)      Rizwan Cheema    1-0-3-1

36.1

Rizwan Cheema to Rohan Mustafa, 1 run, cuts it to third man for a single

36.2

Rizwan Cheema to Shaiman Anwar, no run, open the face but fails to beat point

36.3

Rizwan Cheema to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, guides it to third man for a single

36.4

Rizwan Cheema to Rohan Mustafa, OUT, driven in the air straight to mid off, Cheema's variation does the trick

Rohan Mustafa c Osinde b Rizwan Cheema 5 (8b 0x4 0x6) SR: 62.50

36.5

Rizwan Cheema to Mohammad Azam, no run, off cutter beats the bat

36.6

Rizwan Cheema to Mohammad Azam, OUT, gone ! pokes at it and gets a fine edge, good hands by Bagai

Mohammad Azam c †Bagai b Rizwan Cheema 0 (2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

End of over 37 (2 runs) United Arab Emirates 137/6 (43 runs required from 13 overs, RR: 3.70, RRR: 3.30)
     Rizwan Cheema    2-0-5-3
Shaiman Anwar    41* (70b 4x4)      D Daesrath    5-1-18-0

37.1

Gordon to Shaiman Anwar, 3 runs, flicks it of his hips, long chase from square leg but couldn't stop the triple

37.2

Gordon to Amjad Javed, no run, outside off, swing and a miss, Javed wants to get on with it

37.3

Gordon to Amjad Javed, no run, yorker driven to mid on

37.4

Gordon to Amjad Javed, FOUR, driven over cover, length ball he, stood tall and drove it over the fielder

37.5

Gordon to Amjad Javed, no run, defended back with ease

37.6

Gordon to Amjad Javed, 1 run, flicked uppishly just clears mid wicket for a single

End of over 38 (8 runs) United Arab Emirates 145/6 (35 runs required from 12 overs, RR: 3.81, RRR: 2.91)
Amjad Javed    5* (5b 1x4)      JOA Gordon    8-1-27-0
Shaiman Anwar    44* (71b 4x4)      Rizwan Cheema    2-0-5-3

38.1

Rizwan Cheema to Amjad Javed, no run, off cutter defended back on the up

38.2

Rizwan Cheema to Amjad Javed, 1 bye, goes for the haymaker and misses, Bagai lets it go start the byes account

38.3

Rizwan Cheema to Shaiman Anwar, no run, cuts staright to point

38.4

Rizwan Cheema to Shaiman Anwar, no run, left alone outside off

38.5

Rizwan Cheema to Shaiman Anwar, no run, cuts it to point again, another off cutter

38.6

Rizwan Cheema to Shaiman Anwar, no run

End of over 39 (1 run, maiden) United Arab Emirates 146/6 (34 runs required from 11 overs, RR: 3.74, RRR: 3.09)
Shaiman Anwar    44* (75b 4x4)      Rizwan Cheema    3-1-5-3
Amjad Javed    5* (7b 1x4)      JOA Gordon    8-1-27-0

39.1

Gordon to Amjad Javed, FOUR, full ball, Javed swing through it with conviction, over mid off

39.2

Gordon to Amjad Javed, no run, full ball driven back to the bowler

39.3

Gordon to Amjad Javed, no run, driven to covers of the backfoot

39.4

Gordon to Amjad Javed, 1 run, works it to mid wicket region for a quick single

39.5

Gordon to Shaiman Anwar, no run, defends it back to the bowler

39.6

Gordon to Shaiman Anwar, no run

Match State: Drinks

Just when Canada was finding their way back in, Javed has come in and taken the game away from them

End of over 40 (5 runs) United Arab Emirates 151/6 (29 runs required from 60 balls, RR: 3.77, RRR: 2.90)
Shaiman Anwar    44* (77b 4x4)      JOA Gordon    9-1-32-0
Amjad Javed    10* (11b 2x4)      Rizwan Cheema    3-1-5-3

40.1

Rizwan Cheema to Amjad Javed, no run, big swing by Javed doesn't middle it

40.2

Rizwan Cheema to Amjad Javed, 1 run, tries to loft it over long on, mis times it just short of Osinde on long on

40.3

Rizwan Cheema to Shaiman Anwar, no run, bottom edge, almost chops it on, bounces right in front of the stumps and hops over them

40.4

Rizwan Cheema to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, cuts it in the gap

40.5

Rizwan Cheema to Amjad Javed, no run, driven with care to point, front foot stride on that pitched up ball

40.6

Rizwan Cheema to Amjad Javed, no run, defends it back again

End of over 41 (2 runs) United Arab Emirates 153/6 (27 runs required from 54 balls, RR: 3.73, RRR: 3.00)
Amjad Javed    11* (15b 2x4)      Rizwan Cheema    4-1-7-3
Shaiman Anwar    45* (79b 4x4)      JOA Gordon    9-1-32-0

41.1

Junaid Siddiqui to Shaiman Anwar, FOUR, short and wide, poor start, Anward cuts it to get to 49

41.2

Junaid Siddiqui to Shaiman Anwar, FOUR, same ball same result, 50 for Anwar

41.3

Junaid Siddiqui to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, cut in front of square this time, for a single, man placed at sweeper cover now

41.4

Junaid Siddiqui to Amjad Javed, no run, slog sweep, missed

41.5

Junaid Siddiqui to Amjad Javed, OUT, doesn't get to the pitch of it, and pops it up to limbada at point

Amjad Javed c Usman Limbada b Junaid Siddiqui 11 (17b 2x4 0x6) SR: 64.70

9, 10 and Jack to follow, game is still on

41.6

Junaid Siddiqui to Nasir Aziz, no run, short again, punched to point of the backfoot

End of over 42 (9 runs) United Arab Emirates 162/7 (18 runs required from 48 balls, RR: 3.85, RRR: 2.25)
Nasir Aziz    0* (1b)      Junaid Siddiqui    7-0-33-3
Shaiman Anwar    54* (82b 6x4)      Rizwan Cheema    4-1-7-3

42.1

Rizwan Cheema to Shaiman Anwar, no run, off cutter, almost went through the gate

42.2

Rizwan Cheema to Shaiman Anwar, no run, defends it back

42.3

Rizwan Cheema to Shaiman Anwar, no run, cuts it straight to point

42.4

Rizwan Cheema to Shaiman Anwar, no run, driven back to Cheema, tight lines

42.5

Rizwan Cheema to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, and as soon as it, Cheema goes down the legside

42.6

Rizwan Cheema to Nasir Aziz, no run, leaves it alone, just outside off, good over

End of over 43 (1 run) United Arab Emirates 163/7 (17 runs required from 42 balls, RR: 3.79, RRR: 2.42)
Nasir Aziz    0* (2b)      Rizwan Cheema    5-1-8-3
Shaiman Anwar    55* (87b 6x4)      Junaid Siddiqui    7-0-33-3

43.1

Junaid Siddiqui to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, full, Anwar drives it to long off

43.2

Junaid Siddiqui to Nasir Aziz, 1 run, nudges it to leg side for a quick single

43.3

Junaid Siddiqui to Shaiman Anwar, no run, driven to covers, Harvir stops the single

43.4

Junaid Siddiqui to Shaiman Anwar, no run, strays down the leg side, batsman fails to find the gap

43.5

Junaid Siddiqui to Shaiman Anwar, 1 run, driven back, Siddiqui fails to stop it, should have been a dot ball

43.6

Junaid Siddiqui to Nasir Aziz, no run, flicked to fine leg, stopped by Daerath at fine leg

End of over 44 (3 runs) United Arab Emirates 166/7 (14 runs required from 36 balls, RR: 3.77, RRR: 2.33)
Nasir Aziz    1* (4b)      Junaid Siddiqui    8-0-36-3
Shaiman Anwar    57* (91b 6x4)      Rizwan Cheema    5-1-8-3

44.1

Rizwan Cheema to Shaiman Anwar, no run

44.2

Rizwan Cheema to Shaiman Anwar, OUT, plays that one early, straight into the lap of Patel at mid wicket

Shaiman Anwar c Patel b Rizwan Cheema 57 (93b 6x4 0x6) SR: 61.29

44.3

Rizwan Cheema to Silva, no run

44.4

Rizwan Cheema to Silva, no run

44.5

Rizwan Cheema to Silva, no run, pushed to covers

44.6

Rizwan Cheema to Silva, no run, steeres it straight to point

End of over 45 (wicket maiden) United Arab Emirates 166/8 (14 runs required from 30 balls, RR: 3.68, RRR: 2.80)
EHSN Silva    0* (4b)      Rizwan Cheema    6-2-8-4
Nasir Aziz    1* (4b)      Junaid Siddiqui    8-0-36-3

45.1

Gordon to Nasir Aziz, no run, flush on the thigh pad, batsman was late on that

45.2

Gordon to Nasir Aziz, no run, driven back, he was late on it, Gordon steaming in

45.3

Gordon to Nasir Aziz, no run, snotter ! climbed up on him, gloves it but lucky for him it didn't pop up

45.4

Gordon to Nasir Aziz, no run, defends it back, holding his cool, Gunasekera chatting up

45.5

Gordon to Nasir Aziz, FOUR, edged and over the slips, that was a chance, dropped by Baidwan at second slip

45.6

Gordon to Nasir Aziz, no run, jaffa ! right into his ribs, that hurt him, he is rubbing his ribs

End of over 46 (4 runs) United Arab Emirates 170/8 (10 runs required from 24 balls, RR: 3.69, RRR: 2.50)
Nasir Aziz    5* (10b 1x4)      JOA Gordon    10-1-36-0
EHSN Silva    0* (4b)      Rizwan Cheema    6-2-8-4

46.1

Rizwan Cheema to Silva, no run, driven to mid on

46.2

Rizwan Cheema to Silva, no run, pushed to point, Cheema has to keep it tight

46.3

Rizwan Cheema to Silva, no run, off cutter from around the wicket

46.4

Rizwan Cheema to Silva, no run, beats him, with that one

46.5

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

46.6

Rizwan Cheema to Nasir Aziz, no run

End of over 47 (1 run) United Arab Emirates 171/8 (9 runs required from 18 balls, RR: 3.63, RRR: 3.00)
Nasir Aziz    5* (11b 1x4)      Rizwan Cheema    7-2-9-4
EHSN Silva    1* (9b)      JOA Gordon    10-1-36-0

47.1

Baidwan to Silva, no run, right on target on middle stump

47.2

Baidwan to Silva, no run, shout for caught behind

47.3

Baidwan to Silva, no run, driven back to the bowler

47.4

Baidwan to Silva, FOUR, clears his leg and swats it past mid off

47.5

Baidwan to Silva, no run, beaten by the cutter

47.6

Baidwan to Silva, 1 run, quick single to point

End of over 48 (5 runs) United Arab Emirates 176/8 (4 runs required from 12 balls, RR: 3.66, RRR: 2.00)
EHSN Silva    6* (15b 1x4)      HS Baidwan    3-0-14-0
Nasir Aziz    5* (11b 1x4)      Rizwan Cheema    7-2-9-4

48.1

Rizwan Cheema to Silva, no run, defends it back to covers

4 of 11

48.2

Rizwan Cheema to Silva, no run, dropped ! hit in air to covers, Patel spills it

48.3

Rizwan Cheema to Silva, 1 run, dropped again ! big swing Hansra ran back from first slip gets both hands to it but it doesn't stick

48.4

Rizwan Cheema to Nasir Aziz, 2 runs, pulls it wide of fine leg, scores tied

48.5

Rizwan Cheema to Nasir Aziz, FOUR, smashes it over mid wicket and watches it go

Game over ! U.A.E. held it together, Cheema bowled a great spell to bring them back into it but it wasn't enough, playing 3 seemers on this wicket was always questionable. Aziz gets the man of the match for his brilliant spell at the death

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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

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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

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