Result
Tour Match, Tolerance Oval, Nov 8 2015, Hong Kong tour of United Arab Emirates
342/8
(43/50 ov, target 343)
181
England XI won by 161 runs
3y
• David Hopps

England's hollow gesture duly brings a hollow win

England had a wonderful opportunity to proclaim their faith in cricket expansionism. Instead, expediency determined their approach to a one-day affair against Hong Kong

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Scorecard summary
England XI342/8(50 overs)
Moeen Ali76 (36)
Alex Hales67 (56)
Tanwir Afzal2/40(10)
Nadeem Ahmed2/58(10)
Hong Kong181(43 overs)
end of over 2610 runs • 1 wicket
ENG: 172/3CRR: 6.61 
Alex Hales68 (69)
Anshy Rath3-0-24-1
Nadeem Ahmed5-0-28-0
25.6
w
Anshuman Rath to Morgan, OUT
EJG Morgan c Aizaz Khan b Nadeem Ahmed 16 (20b 0x4 1x6) SR: 80.00
25.5
6
Anshuman Rath to Morgan, SIX runs
25.4
4
Anshuman Rath to Morgan, FOUR runs
25.3
Anshuman Rath to Morgan, no run
25.2
Anshuman Rath to Morgan, no run
25.1
Anshuman Rath to Morgan, no run
end of over 254 runs
ENG: 162/2CRR: 6.48 
Alex Hales68 (69)
Eoin Morgan9 (11)
Nadeem Ahmed5-0-28-0
Aizaz Khan5-0-29-1
24.6
Nadeem Ahmed to Hales, no run
24.5
1
Nadeem Ahmed to Morgan, 1 run
24.4
Nadeem Ahmed to Morgan, no run
24.3
1
Nadeem Ahmed to Hales, 1 run
24.2
1
Nadeem Ahmed to Morgan, 1 run
24.1
1
Nadeem Ahmed to Hales, 1 run
end of over 246 runs
ENG: 158/2CRR: 6.58 
Eoin Morgan7 (8)
Alex Hales66 (66)
Aizaz Khan5-0-29-1
Nadeem Ahmed4-0-24-0
23.6
Aizaz Khan to Morgan, no run
23.5
Aizaz Khan to Morgan, no run
23.4
Aizaz Khan to Morgan, no run
23.3
1
Aizaz Khan to Hales, 1 run
23.2
1
Aizaz Khan to Morgan, 1 run
23.1
4
Aizaz Khan to Morgan, FOUR runs
Match details
Tolerance Oval, Abu Dhabi
TossEngland XI , elected to bat first
SeriesHong Kong tour of United Arab Emirates
Players per side13(11 batting, 11 fielding)
Season2015/16
Hours of play (local time)09.30 start, First Session 09.30-13.00 Interval 13.00-13.45, Second Session 13.45-17.15
Match days8 November 2015 (50-over match)
Umpires
Ahsan Raza
Rabiul Hoque
Match Referee
Khalid Elahi