Player of the Match
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Match Day

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WI miss a chance to make a statement

They got the job done - and ultimately that is what matters - but West Indies need to address the fact that they were switched off for large parts of the game, and lacked the ruthlessness they will badly need in the quarter-finals

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UAE more worried by storm than WI

Jason Holder refused to worry about the weather in Napier, but UAE captain Mohammad Tauqir did not want his team's journey home disrupted

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Jason Holder claims four wickets to topple UAE

Jason Holder claimed four wickets for just 27 runs to help West Indies pip the United Arab Emirates by six wickets in their last World Cup 2015 Group B match played in Napier on Sunday.

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UAE finish with happy memories

Despite the regret, despite the winless record, despite the obvious disparities between them and the rest, UAE will leave the World Cup having had a good time

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The Sammy sulk, the missed five-for

Darren Sammy is not the one to throw tantrums, but after being taken off the attack, the allrounder was not able to hide his disappointment

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West Indies v UAE - #BendTheRules Moments

The innings which Nasir Aziz played against West Indies, on Sunday, helped the United Arab Emirates, who were struggling at 46 for six, post a respectable total of 175 in their last Group B match played in Napier.


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WI must beat UAE, weather and then watch

This is what it has come down to. The group stage of the World Cup will end with two Full Members, West Indies and Pakistan, fighting for their spot in the knockout phase

Erratic top order


Number of 50-plus scores by West Indies' top four batsmen in this World Cup, before today. The batsmen from No. 5 onwards have six such scores

A fine start


Runs for West Indies in the first 10 overs, their best by far in this tournament. Previous best: 47 v South Africa

A first in 35 years


Number of batsmen bowled in the UAE innings, the first such instance in a World Cup game since 1979

A tournament to forget


Number of ducks for Krishna Chandran, the most by any batsman in this tournament. With the ball, he has 1 for 177 from 25 overs

Windies' wickets spree


Number of times WI have had the opposition 5 down for less than 30 in this tournament - Pakistan were 25 for 5

Never before


Number of times that West Indies and UAE have previously played each other in an ODI.