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Bilal, Maqsood help Oman defend 131

Fast bowler Bilal Khan and left-arm spinner Zeeshan Maqsood picked up seven wickets between them, leading Oman to a four-run win against Hong Kong in Abu Dhabi

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A close match today, in the end Oman winning by 4 runs. Excelletn bowling by Bilal khan and a good team effort by Oman. Althought they dropped couple of catches in the field but still manage to get wickets on consistent basis. Hong Kong on the other hand were looking good and positive enough to chase the target but they lost quick wickets in the last stages where they them the most and unfortunately got all out before the end of twenty overs. That is all now from Abu Dhabi Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium, will see you live on the next match tomorrow.

Bilal Khan to Nadeem Ahmed, OUT, Bowled him, once again a perfect delivery to get the last batsman.

Nadeem Ahmed b Bilal Khan 0 (3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Bilal Khan to Nadeem Ahmed, no run, back to the bowler, Bilal Khan took an attempt to hit at the striker's end but missed it
Bilal Khan to Nadeem Ahmed, no run, another miss, outside the off stumps, went directly to the keeper

Match is getting tight with one wicket and 4 balls left. Hong Kong need another 5 runs to win this match and Oman need sonly one wicket.

Bilal Khan to Nizakat Khan, OUT, Bowled him, a perfect yorker, missed completely by the batsman, went directly in to the middle stumps

Nizakat Khan b Bilal Khan 29 (26b 2x4 0x6) SR: 111.53

Bilal Khan to Haseeb Amjad, 1 run, good bowl, played off the pads, picked a quick single

19 | 7 Runs 1 Wkt | HKG: 126/8 (6 runs required from 6 balls, RR: 6.63, RRR: 6.00)

  • Haseeb Amjad1 (1b)
  • Nizakat Khan29 (25b)
  • Khawar Ali3-0-19-2
  • Bilal Khan3-0-19-2

Hong Kong requires 6 runs of last 6 deliveries. Here comes the last over.

Khawar Ali to Haseeb Amjad, 1 run,

Hong Kong 2nd innings Partnerships

1st0Waqas BarkatAnshuman Rath
2nd13Waqas BarkatBabar Hayat
3rd36MS ChapmanBabar Hayat
4th22Nizakat KhanBabar Hayat
5th15Tanwir AfzalNizakat Khan
6th1Nizakat KhanWaqas Khan
7th17Nizakat KhanAizaz Khan
8th20Nizakat KhanC Carter
9th3Nizakat KhanHaseeb Amjad
10th0Nadeem AhmedHaseeb Amjad