result
3rd Match, King City (NW), Aug 12 2011, Etihad Summer Festival
(20 ov)141/6
Canada won by 4 wickets
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Scorecard summary
Afghanistan140/9(20 overs)
Canada141/6(20 overs)
end of over 207 runs
CAN: 141/6CRR: 7.05 
Hamza Tariq33 (18)
Tyson Gordon6 (3)
Mohammad Nabi 4-2-11-3
Hamid Hassan 4-0-37-2

Hamza and Limbada won this game for Canada after they lost their way up top

Man of the Match will be a toss up between Hamza and Hiral, Hiral bowled a brilliant last over which went for just 2 and took 3 wickets in it

Hamza has been declared Man of the Match for that big knock at the end

19.6
1
M Nabi to Tariq, 1 run

Hamza steps out and squeezed it past mid on for a single, Well Played Hamza

19.5
M Nabi to Tariq, no run

yorker dug out

19.4
2
M Nabi to Tariq, 2 runs

Hamza puts it into the cow cornor for a double, scores are level

19.3
1
M Nabi to Gordon, 1 run

Tyson goes for a big hit, inside edge to fine leg

19.2
1
M Nabi to Tariq, 1 run

full toss, hit straight back but hard, Nabi drops it and gives a single

19.1
2
M Nabi to Tariq, 2 runs

driven to long off, he played it softly so he can come back for the second, good batting

end of over 1918 runs • 1 wicket
CAN: 134/6CRR: 7.05 RRR: 7.00
Hamza Tariq27 (13)
Tyson Gordon5 (2)
Hamid Hassan 4-0-37-2
Mirwais Ashraf 4-1-16-1

Hamza is playing a blinder here

18.6
1lb
Hamid to Tariq, 1 leg bye

leg bye to square leg and Hamza retains strike

18.5
6
Hamid to Tariq, SIX runs

Huge ! absolutely gorgeous ! Hamza lofts him over long, no problem

18.4
1
Hamid to Gordon, 1 run

yorker dug out for a single to long on

18.3
4
Hamid to Gordon, FOUR runs

big swing ! another inside edge past the fine leg fielder who is in the circle

18.2
W
Hamid to Limbada, OUT

cleans him up, Limbada going for one too many, plays the wrong line and loses his middle stump

Usman Limbada b Hamid Hassan 24 (20m 19b 2x4 1x6) SR: 126.31
18.1
6
Hamid to Limbada, SIX runs

full toss, Limbada gets a lot of that ball ! goes flat over long on

end of over 1811 runs
CAN: 116/5CRR: 6.44 RRR: 12.50
Hamza Tariq21 (11)
Usman Limbada18 (17)
Mirwais Ashraf 4-1-16-1
Hamid Hassan 3-0-20-1
17.6
4
Mirwais to Tariq, FOUR runs

big swing again, inside edge and fine leg was in the circle

17.5
1
Mirwais to Limbada, 1 run

single to mid wicket, doesn't get enough on it

17.4
1
Mirwais to Tariq, 1 run

hit hard back at the bowler, he just gets his to it and stops the boundary

17.3
1
Mirwais to Limbada, 1 run

steps out again, this time he goes to long on for a single

17.2
2
Mirwais to Limbada, 2 runs

steps out again this time the fielder drops it

17.1
2
Mirwais to Limbada, 2 runs

steps out and swats it to mid wicket

end of over 178 runs
CAN: 105/5CRR: 6.17 RRR: 12.00
Hamza Tariq16 (9)
Usman Limbada12 (13)
Hamid Hassan 3-0-20-1
Samiullah Shinwari 1-0-13-0
16.6
4
Hamid to Tariq, FOUR runs

gives him the charge ! inside edge takes it to fine leg boundary

16.5
1
Hamid to Limbada, 1 run

driven right back past the bowler for a single

Match details
Maple Leaf North-West Ground, King City
TossAfghanistan, elected to bat first
SeriesEtihad Summer FestivalAfghanistan tour of Canada
Season2011
Player Of The Match
Hamza Tariq
Hamza Tariq
Hours of play (local time)11.00 start, First Session 11.00-12.15, Interval 12.15-12.30, Second Session 12.30-13.45
Match days12 August 2011 - day (20-over match)
T20 debut
Khushroo Wadia
Khushroo Wadia
Umpires
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Ashook Brijcoomar
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Harry Grewal
Reserve Umpire
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Hafeez Rehman
PointsCanada 2, Afghanistan 0