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

ICC World Cricket League Championship, 2011-2013/14 - 50th match

Canada v Netherlands

Netherlands won by 9 wickets (with 236 balls remaining)

Match State: Delay - Damp outfield Hello and Welcome to King City for the last international of the season. The captains are out with the match referee for the the toss right now

It is a much better day and the ground is ready with the sun shining

Toss: Netherlands have won the toss and they are going to field .We are looking at an 11:00 am start Team News: Netherlands Szwarczynski and Schiferli make way for Gruijters and Seelaar. Canada go in with an unchanged squad

0.1

van der Gugten to Patel, no run

0.2

van der Gugten to Patel, OUT, cleaned him up ! right through bat and pad and the stump lays flat on the ground, great start for the Dutch !

H Patel b van der Gugten 0 (1m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Nitesh Kumar is the new man in

0.3

van der Gugten to Kumar, 1 wide, goes down the leg side, Kumar moves out of the way

0.3

van der Gugten to Kumar, no run, full and outside off, Kumar leaves it alone

0.4

van der Gugten to Kumar, 1 wide, wide outside off, he leaves it alone once again

0.4

van der Gugten to Kumar, OUT, edged and a sharp catch by the keeper, that was the first ball, Nitish offered a shot at and he gets edge dying in front of the slips, Keepers dives and takes it clean

NR Kumar c †Barresi b van der Gugten 0 (1m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Captain is in already and Gunasekera has not faced a ball yet

0.5

van der Gugten to Bagai, no run, shout for a caught behind, everyone went up except the bowler

0.6

van der Gugten to Bagai, no run, bouncer, Bagai weaves out of the way

End of over 1 (2 runs) Canada 2/2
A Bagai    0* (2b)      T van der Gugten    1-0-2-2
R Gunasekera    0* (0b)     

1.1

Swart to Gunasekera, no run, beaten, trying to defend it

1.2

Swart to Gunasekera, no run

1.3

Swart to Gunasekera, 1 run, cuts that one to sweeper cover, first run of the bat

1.4

Swart to Bagai, no run, forward defence

1.5

Swart to Bagai, no run

1.6

Swart to Bagai, no run, defends it of the backfoot this time

End of over 2 (1 run) Canada 3/2
A Bagai    0* (5b)      MR Swart    1-0-1-0
R Gunasekera    1* (3b)      T van der Gugten    1-0-2-2

2.1

van der Gugten to Gunasekera, no run, solid on the backfoot, length ball on middle stump

2.2

van der Gugten to Gunasekera, no run, defends on the front foot this time, the ball was fuller too

2.3

van der Gugten to Gunasekera, no run, fuller still, this time Gunasekera offered a big slash at it

2.4

van der Gugten to Gunasekera, 1 wide, wide outside off, he lets it go on its way

2.4

van der Gugten to Gunasekera, no run, full on middle stump, drives straight to mid on

2.5

van der Gugten to Gunasekera, 1 wide, late movement, it started of on middle and moved down the left handers pads

2.5

van der Gugten to Gunasekera, no run, defends it back with conviction

2.6

van der Gugten to Gunasekera, no run, yorker ! he digs it out back to the bowler

End of over 3 (2 runs) Canada 5/2
R Gunasekera    1* (9b)      T van der Gugten    2-0-4-2
A Bagai    0* (5b)      MR Swart    1-0-1-0

3.1

Mudassar Bukhari to Bagai, no run, leaves it alone, not much movement

3.2

Mudassar Bukhari to Bagai, no run, this one came back in ! Bagai left it alone but moved it a good amount

3.3

Mudassar Bukhari to Bagai, no run, this one moved the other w, Bagai squared up

3.4

Mudassar Bukhari to Bagai, no run, beaten again, lovely late movement by Bukhari

3.5

Mudassar Bukhari to Bagai, no run, full driven to mid off

3.6

Mudassar Bukhari to Bagai, no run, defends it of the backfoot. Great start from Bukhari

End of over 4 (maiden) Canada 5/2
A Bagai    0* (11b)      Mudassar Bukhari    1-1-0-0
R Gunasekera    1* (9b)      T van der Gugten    2-0-4-2

4.1

van der Gugten to Gunasekera, no run, beaten, length ball just outside off, Gunasekera squared up on the backfoot

4.2

van der Gugten to Gunasekera, no run, this time he leaves it alone, outside off

4.3

van der Gugten to Gunasekera, OUT, given ! just a little fuller than good length, ideal for an lbw shout, Ruvindu played the wrong line, the ball hit the back pad, it looked plumb

R Gunasekera lbw b van der Gugten 1 (21m 12b 0x4 0x6) SR: 8.33

Raza-ur-Rehman is walking in, two TSCC players at the crease now

4.4

van der Gugten to Raza-ur-Rehman, no run, left alone

4.5

van der Gugten to Raza-ur-Rehman, no run, left alone, length ball outside off

4.6

van der Gugten to Raza-ur-Rehman, OUT, gone ! that was down the leg side, feathers it to the keeper, 4 down now !

Raza-ur-Rehman c †Barresi b van der Gugten 0 (2m 3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Hansra is the new man, Canada in shambles here

End of over 5 (wicket maiden) Canada 5/4
     T van der Gugten    3-1-4-4
A Bagai    0* (11b)      Mudassar Bukhari    1-1-0-0

5.1

Mudassar Bukhari to Bagai, 1 wide, wide outside off he left alone

5.1

Mudassar Bukhari to Bagai, no run, he leaves it alone again, lots of pressure on the two senior men

5.2

Mudassar Bukhari to Bagai, no run, full ball, driven back to mid on

5.3

Mudassar Bukhari to Bagai, 1 run, thick edge, between gully and slips, single to third man

5.4

Mudassar Bukhari to Hansra, OUT, cleaned him up ! that was not short enough to go back, Bukhari darts it back in of the wicket, ball runs through backfoot prod, pegs back the off stump. Another one bites the dust

AS Hansra b Mudassar Bukhari 0 (3m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Daesrath in, last recognized batting pair in this so called long batting line up

5.5

Mudassar Bukhari to Daesrath, no run, squared him up ! played with the soft hands to gully

5.6

Mudassar Bukhari to Daesrath, 1 wide, wide down the leg side again, 6th of the innings

5.6

Mudassar Bukhari to Daesrath, no run, beaten ! trying to defend of the frontfoot but the ball beats the bat

End of over 6 (3 runs) Canada 8/5
D Daesrath    0* (2b)      Mudassar Bukhari    2-1-3-1
A Bagai    1* (14b)      T van der Gugten    3-1-4-4

6.1

van der Gugten to Bagai, 2 runs, driven past covers for a double

6.2

van der Gugten to Bagai, OUT, yep gone ! down the leg side, Bagai went back and tried to glance it, he ends up gloving it to the keeper

A Bagai c †Barresi b van der Gugten 3 (29m 16b 0x4 0x6) SR: 18.75

Siddiqui walks in now

6.3

van der Gugten to Junaid Siddiqui, 1 wide, wide and full, Siddiqui leaves it alone

6.3

van der Gugten to Junaid Siddiqui, 2 runs, full and a little too straight, Siddiqui flicks it of his pads for a double to mid wicket

6.4

van der Gugten to Junaid Siddiqui, no run, beaten again ! squared him up, late movement of the wicket

6.5

van der Gugten to Junaid Siddiqui, no run

6.6

van der Gugten to Junaid Siddiqui, no run, cuts it on the up, great stop at point

End of over 7 (5 runs) Canada 13/6
Junaid Siddiqui    2* (4b)      T van der Gugten    4-1-9-5
D Daesrath    0* (2b)      Mudassar Bukhari    2-1-3-1

7.1

Mudassar Bukhari to Daesrath, no run, left alone, on the backfoot

7.2

Mudassar Bukhari to Daesrath, 1 run, quick single to mid on, plays it with soft hands

This is the first time, both batsmen have contributed to a partnership today

7.3

Mudassar Bukhari to Junaid Siddiqui, no run, opens the face to point, stopped at point

7.4

Mudassar Bukhari to Junaid Siddiqui, no run, defends it back, length ball on off stump, the pitch is easing up a little bit now

7.5

Mudassar Bukhari to Junaid Siddiqui, no run, defends it to point this time

7.6

Mudassar Bukhari to Junaid Siddiqui, 1 wide, bouncer but way too high, wide called

7.6

Mudassar Bukhari to Junaid Siddiqui, no run, beaten outside off, he prods at it

End of over 8 (2 runs) Canada 15/6
Junaid Siddiqui    2* (8b)      Mudassar Bukhari    3-1-5-1
D Daesrath    1* (4b)      T van der Gugten    4-1-9-5

8.1

van der Gugten to Daesrath, no run, left alone outside off, it was wide outside off

8.2

van der Gugten to Daesrath, no run, left alone again, wide outside off

8.3

van der Gugten to Daesrath, no run, low full toss on middle stump, flicked straigh to square leg

8.4

van der Gugten to Daesrath, 1 run, glanced awkwardly of the backfoot to fine leg

8.5

van der Gugten to Junaid Siddiqui, no run, inside edge on to the inner thigh

8.6

van der Gugten to Junaid Siddiqui, no run, dropped ! that was low, he looks dissappointed at first slip

End of over 9 (1 run) Canada 16/6
Junaid Siddiqui    2* (10b)      T van der Gugten    5-1-10-5
D Daesrath    2* (8b)      Mudassar Bukhari    3-1-5-1

9.1

Mudassar Bukhari to Daesrath, no run, left alone, outside off

9.2

Mudassar Bukhari to Daesrath, 1 wide, wide down the leg side again

9.2

Mudassar Bukhari to Daesrath, no run, left outside off

9.3

Mudassar Bukhari to Daesrath, no run, yes and no ! Siddiqui sends him back, direct hit from square leg

9.4

Mudassar Bukhari to Daesrath, no run, defends it back again

9.5

Mudassar Bukhari to Daesrath, no run, shout for lbw, struck just outside

9.6

Mudassar Bukhari to Daesrath, no run, left alone outside off, barely made it through that over

End of over 10 (1 run) Canada 17/6
D Daesrath    2* (14b)      Mudassar Bukhari    4-1-6-1
Junaid Siddiqui    2* (10b)      T van der Gugten    5-1-10-5

10.1

van der Gugten to Junaid Siddiqui, 1 wide, wide down the leg side again

10.1

van der Gugten to Junaid Siddiqui, 1 run, quick single to mid off

10.2

van der Gugten to Daesrath, no run

10.3

van der Gugten to Daesrath, FOUR, full ball, punched down the ground, first boundary of the innings

10.4

van der Gugten to Daesrath, no run

10.5

van der Gugten to Daesrath, no run

10.6

van der Gugten to Daesrath, no run, swing and a miss

End of over 11 (6 runs) Canada 23/6
D Daesrath    6* (19b 1x4)      T van der Gugten    6-1-16-5
Junaid Siddiqui    3* (11b)      Mudassar Bukhari    4-1-6-1

11.1

Mudassar Bukhari to Junaid Siddiqui, no run

11.2

Mudassar Bukhari to Junaid Siddiqui, no run, left alone

11.3

Mudassar Bukhari to Junaid Siddiqui, no run, driven back

11.4

Mudassar Bukhari to Junaid Siddiqui, 1 run, flicked to mid wicket for another single

11.5

Mudassar Bukhari to Daesrath, no run, defends it of the backfoot

11.6

Mudassar Bukhari to Daesrath, no run, left alone again, good tight over

End of over 12 (1 run) Canada 24/6
D Daesrath    6* (21b 1x4)      Mudassar Bukhari    5-1-7-1
Junaid Siddiqui    4* (15b)      T van der Gugten    6-1-16-5

12.1

van der Gugten to Junaid Siddiqui, no run, darts in and strikes him on the upper thigh

12.2

van der Gugten to Junaid Siddiqui, no run, yorker driven back

12.3

van der Gugten to Junaid Siddiqui, no run

12.4

van der Gugten to Junaid Siddiqui, no run

12.5

van der Gugten to Junaid Siddiqui, no run, driven but straight to extra cover

12.6

van der Gugten to Junaid Siddiqui, no run, left it, that came back in and shaves the off stump

End of over 13 (maiden) Canada 24/6
Junaid Siddiqui    4* (21b)      T van der Gugten    7-2-16-5
D Daesrath    6* (21b 1x4)      Mudassar Bukhari    5-1-7-1

13.1

Mudassar Bukhari to Daesrath, no run, stands tall and defends it from the crease

13.2

Mudassar Bukhari to Daesrath, no run, beaten outside off, the ball shapes away from outside off

13.3

Mudassar Bukhari to Daesrath, 2 runs, flicked of the pads to mid wicket

13.4

Mudassar Bukhari to Daesrath, no run, left alone outside off

13.5

Mudassar Bukhari to Daesrath, no run

13.6

Mudassar Bukhari to Daesrath, no run, beaten again ! Bukhari bowling an equally good spell, not as fruitful though

End of over 14 (2 runs) Canada 26/6
D Daesrath    8* (27b 1x4)      Mudassar Bukhari    6-1-9-1
Junaid Siddiqui    4* (21b)      T van der Gugten    7-2-16-5

14.1

van der Gugten to Junaid Siddiqui, 2 runs, driven into the gap, chase for the cover fielder

14.2

van der Gugten to Junaid Siddiqui, no run, play and a miss, full and wide, it was there to hit

14.3

van der Gugten to Junaid Siddiqui, 1 wide

14.3

van der Gugten to Junaid Siddiqui, 2 runs, square driven behind point, cut off by third man

14.4

van der Gugten to Junaid Siddiqui, no run

14.5

van der Gugten to Junaid Siddiqui, 1 run, short ball pulled along the ground

14.6

van der Gugten to Daesrath, no run, driven hard but straight to mid off

Match State: Drinks

That is drinks with the score at 32/6. Canada was 10/6 at one stage so there are two doing a decent repair job

End of over 15 (6 runs) Canada 32/6
D Daesrath    8* (28b 1x4)      T van der Gugten    8-2-22-5
Junaid Siddiqui    9* (26b)      Mudassar Bukhari    6-1-9-1

15.1

Jamil to Junaid Siddiqui, no run

15.2

Jamil to Junaid Siddiqui, no run, on his pads, Junaid misses out, he wanted to clip it over square leg

15.3

Jamil to Junaid Siddiqui, no run, yorker, driven back

15.4

Jamil to Junaid Siddiqui, 1 run, flicked it just past short mid wicket

15.5

Jamil to Daesrath, no run

15.6

Jamil to Daesrath, no run, defended back on the up

End of over 16 (1 run) Canada 33/6
D Daesrath    8* (30b 1x4)      MAA Jamil    1-0-1-0
Junaid Siddiqui    10* (30b)      T van der Gugten    8-2-22-5

16.1

Seelaar to Junaid Siddiqui, 1 run, works it to mid wicket

16.2

Seelaar to Daesrath, 1 run, short and wide cut to sweeper cover

16.3

Seelaar to Junaid Siddiqui, 1 run, cut again

16.4

Seelaar to Daesrath, no run, leaves it alone

16.5

Seelaar to Daesrath, 1 run, full ball, driven past short mid off

16.6

Seelaar to Junaid Siddiqui, no run

End of over 17 (4 runs) Canada 37/6
Junaid Siddiqui    12* (33b)      PM Seelaar    1-0-4-0
D Daesrath    10* (33b 1x4)      MAA Jamil    1-0-1-0

17.1

Jamil to Daesrath, no run, defended back

17.2

Jamil to Daesrath, FOUR, full on middle stump, lofted over mid wicket

17.3

Jamil to Daesrath, 2 runs, driven wide of mid of for two more

17.4

Jamil to Daesrath, 1 wide

17.4

Jamil to Daesrath, no run, shout for lbw, he got some bat on that one though

17.5

Jamil to Daesrath, no run

17.6

Jamil to Daesrath, no run, defends it of the backfoot, and the ball almost rolls back on to the stumps

End of over 18 (7 runs) Canada 44/6
D Daesrath    16* (39b 2x4)      MAA Jamil    2-0-8-0
Junaid Siddiqui    12* (33b)      PM Seelaar    1-0-4-0

18.1

Seelaar to Junaid Siddiqui, OUT, edged, taken low in the slips ! regulation left armer from around the wicket, pitched on middle and spun away, Junaid prods forward and niks it to the first slip

Junaid Siddiqui c Borren b Seelaar 12 (49m 34b 0x4 0x6) SR: 35.29

Kamyuka will be the new man

18.2

Seelaar to Kamyuka, 2 runs, driven past point to get off the mark

18.3

Seelaar to Kamyuka, OUT, gone, he had a bit stride foward, but the ball went on with the arm and struck him in line, that was crashing leg stump

K Kamyuka lbw b Seelaar 2 (2m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

If Netherland wins this and Afghanistan lose, Netherlands will qualify directly for the World Cup

18.4

Seelaar to Baidwan, 1 run

18.5

Seelaar to Daesrath, no run

18.6

Seelaar to Daesrath, no run, left alone

End of over 19 (3 runs) Canada 47/8
D Daesrath    16* (41b 2x4)      PM Seelaar    2-0-7-2
HS Baidwan    1* (1b)      MAA Jamil    2-0-8-0

19.1

Jamil to Baidwan, 1 wide

19.1

Jamil to Baidwan, no run

19.2

Jamil to Baidwan, no run

19.3

Jamil to Baidwan, no run, loud shout for lbw, was going down the leg side though

19.4

Jamil to Baidwan, no run

19.5

Jamil to Baidwan, 1 run, flicked of the pads for a single to deep square leg

19.6

Jamil to Daesrath, 1 wide

19.6

Jamil to Daesrath, FOUR, clubs it over mid on

End of over 20 (7 runs) Canada 54/8
D Daesrath    20* (42b 3x4)      MAA Jamil    3-0-15-0
HS Baidwan    2* (6b)      PM Seelaar    2-0-7-2

20.1

Seelaar to Baidwan, OUT, gone ! similar to Kamyuka dismissal, stride forward, but the armer struck in line

HS Baidwan lbw b Seelaar 2 (7m 7b 0x4 0x6) SR: 28.57

20.2

Seelaar to Gordon, no run, left alone

20.3

Seelaar to Gordon, no run, left alone outside off again

20.4

Seelaar to Gordon, no run

20.5

Seelaar to Gordon, no run

20.6

Seelaar to Gordon, no run

End of over 21 (wicket maiden) Canada 54/9
JOA Gordon    0* (5b)      PM Seelaar    3-1-7-3
D Daesrath    20* (42b 3x4)      MAA Jamil    3-0-15-0

21.1

Jamil to Daesrath, 2 runs, flicked of the hips for a quick double

21.2

Jamil to Daesrath, no run, driven to mid on

21.3

Jamil to Daesrath, 1 run, glanced to square leg

21.4

Jamil to Gordon, no run

21.5

Jamil to Gordon, no run, full and straight defended back

21.6

Jamil to Gordon, no run

End of over 22 (3 runs) Canada 57/9
JOA Gordon    0* (8b)      MAA Jamil    4-0-18-0
D Daesrath    23* (45b 3x4)      PM Seelaar    3-1-7-3

22.1

Seelaar to Daesrath, no run

22.2

Seelaar to Daesrath, no run

22.3

Seelaar to Daesrath, no run

22.4

Seelaar to Daesrath, no run, defends it back

22.5

Seelaar to Daesrath, no run, cut to point

22.6

Seelaar to Daesrath, SIX, slog sweeps it over mid on

End of over 23 (6 runs) Canada 63/9
D Daesrath    29* (51b 3x4 1x6)      PM Seelaar    4-1-13-3
JOA Gordon    0* (8b)      MAA Jamil    4-0-18-0

23.1

van der Gugten to Gordon, 2 runs, driven past mid on, Coach was shouting single, they take two anyways

23.2

van der Gugten to Gordon, no run, loud shout for lbw, not given, a little too high, that would have been a scene if he fell there

23.3

van der Gugten to Gordon, no run, left alone

23.4

van der Gugten to Gordon, no run, driven to mid off

23.5

van der Gugten to Gordon, no run, yorker kept out by Gordon

23.6

van der Gugten to Gordon, no run, defended out by Gordon

Discussion between Bukhari, Borren and Seelaar, they stick with Seelaar for now

End of over 24 (2 runs) Canada 65/9
JOA Gordon    2* (14b)      T van der Gugten    9-2-24-5
D Daesrath    29* (51b 3x4 1x6)      PM Seelaar    4-1-13-3

24.1

Seelaar to Daesrath, no run, makes room to cut but can't find the gap

24.2

Seelaar to Daesrath, 2 runs, this time he finds the gap

24.3

Seelaar to Daesrath, no run, driven to mid off

24.4

Seelaar to Daesrath, OUT, all over, went for the slog sweep, misses it and the middle stump is pegged back

D Daesrath b Seelaar 31 (81m 55b 3x4 1x6) SR: 56.36

Daesrath and Siddiqui saving Canada from a below 50 total. The wicket has eased out drastically compared to the first hour of play. This should be easy pickings for the Dutch Match State: Innings Break

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Photos

Aug 29, 2013

Timm van der Gugten was named Man of the Match for his five-wicket haul, Canada v Netherlands, World Cricket League Championship, King City, August 29, 2013

Timm van der Gugten was named Man of the Match for his five-wicket haul

© Eddie Norfolk

Aug 29, 2013

Hiral Patel was bowled for a duck off the second ball of the match, Canada v Netherlands, World Cricket League Championship, King City, August 29, 2013

Hiral Patel was bowled for a duck off the second ball of the match

© Eddie Norfolk

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