END OF OVER:
20 | 9 Runs 1 Wkt | HKG: 175/7 (6 runs required, RR: 8.75)

  • Haseeb Amjad4 (1b)
  • Waqas Khan4 (7b)
  • Ajay Lalcheta4-0-29-1
  • Bilal Khan4-0-28-1
19.6
4
Lalcheta to Haseeb Amjad, FOUR runs, beautiful cover drive for a final boundary but they finish at 5 runs short of Oman's score. Although a close match but Oman always seemed to be the better side today. A very good innings by Babar Hayat was just not enough for his team.
19.5
1
Lalcheta to Waqas Khan, 1 run, tries to play a pull shot for something big but mistiming take it towards the mid-wicket.
19.4
W
Lalcheta to Babar Hayat, OUT, he goes for the big shot and finds the fielder at long off. The performer of the day is gone when his team needed him the most, an amazing innings nevertheless.

Babar Hayat c Jatinder Singh b Lalcheta 122 (91m 60b 9x4 7x6) SR: 203.33

19.3
2
Lalcheta to Babar Hayat, 2 runs, comes forward and drives through the cover,excellent running.
19.2
1
Lalcheta to Waqas Khan, 1 run, pulls this towards square leg to give Babar the strike back.
19.1
1
Lalcheta to Babar Hayat, 1 run, swings the bat hard but inside edge takes it to the short fine leg fielder.

END OF OVER:
19 | 3 Runs | HKG: 166/6 (15 runs required from 6 balls, RR: 8.73, RRR: 15.00)

  • Waqas Khan2 (5b)
  • Babar Hayat119 (57b)
  • Bilal Khan4-0-28-1
  • Zeeshan Maqsood4-0-54-1
18.6
0
Bilal Khan to Waqas Khan, no run, tries to scoop but can't get the hold of it. Just the last over left now,15 needed.
18.5
1
Bilal Khan to Babar Hayat, 1 run, plays a desperate cover drive and manages to get just a single.
18.4
0
Bilal Khan to Babar Hayat, no run, play and a miss by Babar who goes for a big shot again.
18.3
1
Bilal Khan to Waqas Khan, 1 run, tries to flick now through the leg side but manages to get an edge only towards short third man.
18.2
0
Bilal Khan to Waqas Khan, no run, play and a miss,a crucial dot ball this is.
18.1
1
Bilal Khan to Babar Hayat, 1 run, hits hard back to the bowler but he fails to grab.

END OF OVER:
18 | 27 Runs | HKG: 163/6 (18 runs required from 12 balls, RR: 9.05, RRR: 9.00)

  • Babar Hayat117 (54b)
  • Waqas Khan1 (2b)
  • Zeeshan Maqsood4-0-54-1
  • Munis Ansari4-0-30-1
17.6
1
Zeeshan Maqsood to Babar Hayat, 1 run, takes a single of the last ball through cover to keep the strike.
17.5
6
Zeeshan Maqsood to Babar Hayat, SIX runs, and yet another! This time he just throws his bat forcefully to take it over the long-off fielder. It's raining 6's here!
17.4
6
Zeeshan Maqsood to Babar Hayat, SIX runs, hammered this over cow corner now, he has been scintillating tonight.
17.3
2
Zeeshan Maqsood to Babar Hayat, 2 runs, flicks it hard this time, a very good double.
17.2
6
Zeeshan Maqsood to Babar Hayat, SIX runs, and gets it in style! It was a fully pitched delivery again and Babar makes no hesitation to play a big shot over straight. What an innings this has been,excellent stuff.
17.1
6
Zeeshan Maqsood to Babar Hayat, SIX runs, comes down the track and hammers this over cow corner, he is just a boundary short of his hundred now.

END OF OVER:
17 | 4 Runs 1 Wkt | HKG: 136/6 (45 runs required from 18 balls, RR: 8.00, RRR: 15.00)

  • Waqas Khan1 (2b)
  • Babar Hayat90 (48b)
  • Munis Ansari4-0-30-1
  • Bilal Khan3-0-25-1
16.6
0
Ansari to Waqas Khan, no run, tries to go for a big shot towards leg side but mistiming takes it nowhere.
16.5
1
Ansari to Babar Hayat, 1 run, pulls this through the mid-wicket.
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Hong Kong 2nd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st5KD ShahAnshuman Rath
2nd58Anshuman RathBabar Hayat
3rd14MS ChapmanBabar Hayat
4th0Nizakat KhanBabar Hayat
5th27Tanwir AfzalBabar Hayat
6th29Aizaz KhanBabar Hayat
7th37Babar HayatWaqas Khan
8th5Haseeb AmjadWaqas Khan