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3rd Match, Dubai (DSC), Dec 5 2016, England Lions tour of United Arab Emirates
(48.1/50 ov, target 224)207
Eng Lions won by 16 runs
Player Of The Match
craig-overton
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Debutant Mufti runs Lions close

A consistent team effort by England Lions gave them a 16-run win against UAE in Dubai and with it a 3-0 win in the series

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Scorecard summary
England Lions223/8(50 overs)
Joe Clarke42 (72)
Sam Curran40 (47)
United Arab Emirates207/10(48.1 overs)
48.1
W
Sam Curran to Adnan Mufti, 1 run, OUT

onto the frontfoot and drags it to mid-wicket, looking for a 2, fielder gathers it cleanly and throws to the keeper's end who wipes the bails off, batsman was struggling to make his ground

Adnan Mufti run out (Foakes/†Clarke) 69 (80b 6x4 0x6) SR: 86.25
end of over 485 runs
UAE: 206/9CRR: 4.29 RRR: 9.00
Adnan Mufti68 (79)
Qadeer Ahmed7 (7)
James Fuller 9-1-35-2
Sam Curran 8-1-31-1
47.6
1lb
Fuller to Adnan Mufti, 1 leg bye

good length ball, batsman looks to nudge it away but gets it of his pads to thirdman for a leg-bye

47.5
1
Fuller to Qadeer, 1 run

onto the backfoot and pushes it to point for a quick run

47.4
Fuller to Qadeer, no run

outside off, batsman looks to guide it down to thirdman but gets beaten

47.3
1
Fuller to Adnan Mufti, 1 run

full tose, batsman hits it to deep mid-wicket but just for a run

47.2
1
Fuller to Qadeer, 1 run

full on off, batsman drives it to point and takes off for a quick run and makes it easely

47.1
1
Fuller to Adnan Mufti, 1 run

onto the backfoot and pushes it away to square leg for a run

end of over 479 runs
UAE: 201/9CRR: 4.27 RRR: 7.66
Qadeer Ahmed5 (4)
Adnan Mufti66 (76)
Sam Curran 8-1-31-1
Craig Overton 10-2-29-3
46.6
Sam Curran to Qadeer, no run

down the leg, batsman looks to nudge it fine but gets it of his pads to the keeper

46.5
4
Sam Curran to Qadeer, FOUR runs

outside off, batsman looks to cut and gets an egde past the short thirdman for a boundary

46.4
1
Sam Curran to Adnan Mufti, 1 run

onto the backfoot and pulls it away to sqaure leg for a run

46.3
Sam Curran to Adnan Mufti, no run

onto the frontfoot and drives it but to the cover fielder

46.2
Sam Curran to Adnan Mufti, no run

onto the frontfoot and does a defense

46.1
4
Sam Curran to Adnan Mufti, FOUR runs

outside off, batsman cuts it past the short fine leg for a boundary

end of over 465 runs • 1 wicket
UAE: 192/9CRR: 4.17 RRR: 8.00
Adnan Mufti61 (72)
Qadeer Ahmed1 (2)
Craig Overton 10-2-29-3
Liam Livingstone 4-0-25-0
45.6
1
Overton to Adnan Mufti, 1 run

onto the backfoot and pushed away to square leg for a run

45.5
2
Overton to Adnan Mufti, 2 runs

good length, ball, batsman paddles it down to fine leg for a couple

45.4
1
Overton to Qadeer, 1 run

full ball, batsman lofts it over mid-off for a run

45.3
Overton to Qadeer, no run

onto the frontfoot and drives it to mid-on

45.2
W
Overton to Javed, OUT

outside off, batsman cuts it but straigh to point fielder

Amjad Javed c Alsop b Overton 4 (14b 0x4 0x6) SR: 28.57
45.2
1w
Overton to Javed, 1 wide

bouncer and it goes of the pitch and wide signaled

45.1
Overton to Javed, no run

onto the frontfoot and drives it but to the mid-off fielder

Match details
Dubai International Cricket Stadium
TossUnited Arab Emirates, elected to field first
SeriesEngland Lions tour of United Arab Emirates
Season2016/17
Player Of The Match
Craig Overton
Craig Overton
Series resultEngland Lions (England A) won the 3-match series 3-0
Match days5 December 2016 - day (50-over match)
Umpires
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Iftikhar Ali
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Razzak Ali
Reserve Umpire
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Syed Shabbir Ali
Match Referee
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Mansoor Pasha