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4th Match, Group A (N), Abu Dhabi, Jan 15 2017, Desert T20 Challenge
U.A.E. won by 6 wickets
player of the match
Mohammad Naveed
United Arab Emirates
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• The Report by Peter Della Penna in Abu Dhabi

Fielding costs Namibia as UAE clinch last-ball victory

Namibia made for overly generous guests, dropping three chances and giving away plenty more runs in misfields to allow tournament hosts UAE to escape with a last-ball win by six wickets

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Scorecard summary
Namibia152/7(20 overs)
United Arab Emirates153/4(20 overs)
end of over 207 runs • 1 wicket
UAE: 153/4CRR: 7.65 
Muhammad Usman8 (5)
Amjad Javed0 (0)
Jan Frylinck4-0-34-1
JJ Smit3-0-24-0
19.6
1
Frylinck to Usman, 1 run

full ball, comes down the track, pushed over mid on, good winning hit

19.5
W
Frylinck to Anwar, OUT

hits it to mid on, drops a sitter, Shaiman runs in casually, good throw by Erasmus, Shaiman way out of his crease

Shaiman Anwar run out (Erasmus) 53 (53b 1x4 2x6) SR: 100
19.4
2
Frylinck to Anwar, 2 runs

slower ball, comes down the track, hits it to long on, fielder comes in quick and throws it to the keeper, missed by the keeper, clear chance goes begging

19.3
1
Frylinck to Usman, 1 run

drifting middle leg, moves across and clips it behind square

19.2
1
Frylinck to Anwar, 1 run

fullish length, driven to covers

19.1
2
Frylinck to Anwar, 2 runs

pushed past the diving cover fielder, good quick running

end of over 199 runs • 1 wicket
UAE: 146/3CRR: 7.68 RRR: 7.00 • Need 7 from 6b
Shaiman Anwar48 (49)
Muhammad Usman6 (3)
JJ Smit3-0-24-0
Jan Frylinck3-0-27-1
18.6
1
Smit to Anwar, 1 run

full toss, driven to long off

18.5
1
Smit to Usman, 1 run

high full toss, hits it to covers

18.4
1
Smit to Anwar, 1 run

low full toss, squirts it behind point

18.3
1
Smit to Usman, 1 run

yorker, well dug out, sneak a quick run

18.2
4
Smit to Usman, FOUR runs

low full toss, lofts it over mid off, few bounces and into the fence

18.1
W
Smit to Rameez Shahzad, 1 run, OUT

low full toss, hits it to sweeper cover, Snyman comes in quick and throws a hard ball to the keeper, Rameez falls short

Rameez Shahzad run out (Snyman/†Kotze) 11 (16b 0x4 0x6) SR: 68.75
end of over 189 runs
UAE: 137/2CRR: 7.61 RRR: 8.00 • Need 16 from 12b
Rameez Shahzad10 (15)
Shaiman Anwar46 (47)
Jan Frylinck3-0-27-1
Colin Peake4-0-14-0
17.6
1
Frylinck to Rameez Shahzad, 1 run

low full toss, hits it back to the bowler, gets a hand to it, goes to long on for an easy single

17.5
1
Frylinck to Anwar, 1 run

full and wide again, Shaiman charges the bowler and reaches for it, pushed to long off

17.4
1
Frylinck to Rameez Shahzad, 1 run

full and wide again, driven to long off

17.3
1
Frylinck to Anwar, 1 run

length ball, driven hard to long on

17.3
1w
Frylinck to Anwar, 1 wide

full toss, way outside offstump, Shaiman charges, leaves it alone, FREE HIT still on

17.3
1nb
Frylinck to Anwar, (no ball)

full toss, wide outside offstump, Shaiman goes for it, misses it, Frylinck oversteps, FREE HIT TIME!!

17.2
1
Frylinck to Rameez Shahzad, 1 run

low full toss, cross batted to long off

17.1
1
Frylinck to Anwar, 1 run

full and wide, driven to long off, had to reach for it

Match details
Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
TossNamibia, elected to bat first
SeriesDesert T20 Challenge
Season2016/17
Player Of The Match
Mohammad Naveed
Mohammad Naveed
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 days15 January 2017 - night(20-over match)
T20 debut
Colin Peake
Colin Peake
Umpires
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Ahmed Shah Durrani
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Buddhi Pradhan
Reserve Umpire
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Tabarak Dar
Match Referee
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Graeme Labrooy
PointsUnited Arab Emirates 2, Namibia 0