In Nelson, UAE offered further proof, if it was necessary, that the ICC's theory of leaving the Associates out of the next World Cup is a load of rubbish
#BendTheRules moments from the Group B match between Zimbabwe and United Arab Emirates
Sean Williams had felt flustered when he came in with the match in the balance against South Africa, but he quickly learned his lesson against the UAE
Clinically and ruthlessly, Sean Williams and Craig Ervine broke the deadlock with a partnership of 83 off 62 balls to help Zimbabwe chase 286
Stats highlights from the Group B match between UAE and Zimbabwe in Nelson
Khurram Khan's age, making him the third oldest player to play in a World Cup after Nolan Clarke (47) and John Traicos (44)
Years since UAE last played in a World Cup. This is the second longest gap between World Cups (Canada, 24 years).