Result
1st Match, Windhoek, May 15 2015, ICC World Cricket League Championship
194/9
(49.2/50 ov, target 195)
195/9
Namibia won by 1 wicket (with 4 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
1y
• ESPNcricinfo staff

Namibia hang on to win last-over thriller

Sarel Burger's 52 and Nicolaas Scholtz's 40 helped Nambia win to a one-wicket win over Hong Kong in the first ICC World Cricket League Championship game in Windhoek

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Scorecard summary
Hong Kong194/9(50 overs)
Namibia195/9(49.2 overs)
49.2
1
Tanwir Afzal to Kotze, 1 run
49.1
w
Tanwir Afzal to Kotze, OUT
BM Scholtz run out (Waqas Barkat) 16 (18b 2x4 0x6) SR: 88.88
end of over 499 runs
NAM: 194/8CRR: 3.95 • RRR: 1.00 • Need 1 from 6b
JP Kotze30 (40)
Bernard Scholtz16 (18)
Haseeb Amjad10-0-44-1
Irfan Ahmed6-0-26-0
48.6
1
Haseeb Amjad to Kotze, 1 run
48.5
1
Haseeb Amjad to BM Scholtz, 1 run
48.4
4
Haseeb Amjad to BM Scholtz, FOUR runs
48.3
1
Haseeb Amjad to Kotze, 1 run
48.2
1
Haseeb Amjad to BM Scholtz, 1 run
48.1
1
Haseeb Amjad to Kotze, 1 run
end of over 489 runs
NAM: 185/8CRR: 3.85 • RRR: 5.00 • Need 10 from 12b
Bernard Scholtz10 (15)
JP Kotze27 (37)
Irfan Ahmed6-0-26-0
Haseeb Amjad9-0-35-1
47.6
Irfan Ahmed to BM Scholtz, no run
47.5
4
Irfan Ahmed to BM Scholtz, FOUR runs
47.4
1
Irfan Ahmed to Kotze, 1 run
47.4
1nb
Irfan Ahmed to Kotze, 1 no ball
47.3
1
Irfan Ahmed to BM Scholtz, 1 run
47.2
1
Irfan Ahmed to Kotze, 1 run
47.1
1
Irfan Ahmed to BM Scholtz, 1 run
end of over 472 runs
NAM: 176/8CRR: 3.74 • RRR: 6.33 • Need 19 from 18b
JP Kotze25 (34)
Bernard Scholtz4 (11)
Haseeb Amjad9-0-35-1
Irfan Ahmed5-0-17-0
46.6
Haseeb Amjad to Kotze, no run
46.5
Haseeb Amjad to Kotze, no run
46.4
1
Haseeb Amjad to BM Scholtz, 1 run
Match details
Wanderers Cricket Ground, Windhoek
TossNamibia , elected to field first
SeriesICC World Cricket League Championship 2015
Player Of The Match
Nicolaas Scholtz
Season2015
Hours of play (local time)08.30 start, First Session 08.30-12.00 Interval 12.00-12.45, Second Session 16.45-16.15
Match days15 May 2015 (50-over match)
List A debut
Waqas Khan
Umpires
Wynand Louw
Adrian Holdstock
Reserve Umpire
Andrew Louw
Match Referee
Dev Govindjee
PointsNamibia 2, Hong Kong 0