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8th Match, Group B (N), Abu Dhabi, Jan 17 2017, Desert T20 Challenge
(19.2/20 ov, target 149)141
Scotland won by 7 runs
player of the match
Josh Davey
Scotland XI
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• The Report by Peter Della Penna in Abu Dhabi

Davey and de Lange script Scotland's comeback

In the match of the tournament, Scotland pulled off a stunning heist in defence of 148 to defeat Netherlands by seven runs

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Scorecard summary
Scotland XI148/7(20 overs)
Netherlands141/10(19.2 overs)
19.2
W
Sharif to Timm, 1 run, OUT
Paul van Meekeren run out (Berrington/Sharif) 0 (0b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0
19.1
W
Sharif to Timm, 1 run, OUT
Ahsan Malik run out (Berrington/Sharif) 3 (3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 100
end of over 196 runs • 1 wicket
NL: 139/8CRR: 7.31 • RRR: 10.00 • Need 10 from 6b
Ahsan Malik3 (3)
Timm van der Gugten5 (6)
Josh Davey4-0-34-4
Brad Wheal4-0-39-1
18.6
2
Davey to Ahsan Malik, 2 runs

pulls to long on, good pick up and throw at the strikers end, dives and saves himself

18.5
Davey to Ahsan Malik, no run

outside off, swing and a miss, still anybodies game this

18.4
1
Davey to Timm, 1 run

pull shot to square leg, one bounce to the fielder

18.3
2
Davey to Timm, 2 runs

lofted to long-on, good running between

18.2
1
Davey to Ahsan Malik, 1 run

cuts and runs through

18.1
W
Davey to Seelaar, OUT

short ball, cuts it hard, finds Sharif at extra cover, who knows the importance of this catch and makes no mistake!!

Pieter Seelaar c Sharif b Davey 12 (10b 2x4 0x6) SR: 120
end of over 1811 runs
NL: 133/7CRR: 7.38 • RRR: 8.00 • Need 16 from 12b
Timm van der Gugten2 (4)
Pieter Seelaar12 (9)
Brad Wheal4-0-39-1
Josh Davey3-0-28-3
17.6
Wheal to Timm, no run

driven back to wheal

17.5
2
Wheal to Timm, 2 runs

fuller ball, pulls, misstimed shot to midwicket, lucky runs

17.4
1
Wheal to Seelaar, 1 run

walks across, scoops it to deep sqaure leg

17.4
1nb
Wheal to Seelaar, (no ball)

freebie coming over!! could this be the decider??

17.4
1w
Wheal to Seelaar, 1 wide
17.3
4
Wheal to Seelaar, FOUR runs

makes room ,drives it through covers, no fielder patroling the boundary!!

17.2
1lb
Wheal to Timm, 1 leg bye
17.1
1
Wheal to Seelaar, 1 run

steered to square leg

end of over 178 runs • 1 wicket
NL: 122/7CRR: 7.17 • RRR: 9.00 • Need 27 from 18b
Timm van der Gugten0 (1)
Pieter Seelaar6 (5)
Josh Davey3-0-28-3
Mark Watt4-0-18-0
16.6
Davey to Timm, no run

good length ball, driven to covers

16.5
1
Davey to Seelaar, 1 run

driven to covers, suicidal run, gonner if he hits the stumps

16.4
4
Davey to Seelaar, FOUR runs

short, down leg stump, gets a feather touch, ball races to fine-leg, getting close this affair!!

16.3
W
Davey to O'Dowd, OUT

short ball, pulls, ball in the air to midwicket, Macleod run sin and makes no mistake!!

Max O'Dowd c MacLeod b Davey 12 (11b 0x4 0x6) SR: 109.09
Match details
Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
TossNetherlands, elected to field first
SeriesDesert T20 Challenge
Season2016/17
Player Of The Match
Josh Davey
Josh Davey
Match numberT20I no. 582
Hours of play (local time)19.00 start, First Session 19.00-20.25 Interval 20.25-20.45, Second Session 20.45-22.10
Match days17 January 2017 - night match (20-over match)
Umpires
Ireland Image
Alan Neill
Hong Kong Image
Tabarak Dar
Reserve Umpire
U.A.E. Image
Iftikhar Ali
Match Referee
Sri Lanka Image
Graeme Labrooy
PointsScotland 2, Netherlands 0