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7th Match, Ayr, Jul 29 2015, ICC World Cricket League Championship
(36/36 ov, target 236)232/5
Scotland won by 3 runs
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• Peter Della Penna in Ayr

Scotland hold out against Khadka onslaught

A thrilling chase from Nepal fell just short of producing victory on their WCL Championship debut as Scotland captain Preston Mommsen's first-innings 62-ball 78 was just enough for the hosts to cling on

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Scorecard summary
Scotland235/7(36 overs)
Nepal232/5(36 overs)
Anil Mandal100 (93)
Paras Khadka70 (55)
end of over 3613 runs • 1 wicket
NEPAL: 232/5CRR: 6.44 
Sompal Kami11 (3)
Pradeep Airee4 (3)
Safyaan Sharif 8-0-59-1
Gavin Main 7-0-39-2
35.6
4
Sharif to Sompal Kami, FOUR runs
35.5
1
Sharif to Airee, 1 run
35.4
1
Sharif to Sompal Kami, 1 run
35.3
6
Sharif to Sompal Kami, SIX runs
35.2
1
Sharif to Airee, 1 run
35.1
W
Sharif to Mandal, OUT

Mandal is caught at deep midwicket with an astonishing diving catch

Anil Mandal c Berrington b Evans 100 (152m 93b 9x4 1x6) SR: 107.52
end of over 358 runs • 2 wickets
NEPAL: 219/4CRR: 6.25 RRR: 17.00
Pradeep Airee2 (1)
Anil Mandal97 (89)
Gavin Main 7-0-39-2
Safyaan Sharif 7-0-46-0
34.6
2
Main to Airee, 2 runs
34.6
1w
Main to Gauchan, 1 wide
34.5
W
Main to Mandal, 1 run, OUT
Sharad Vesawkar run out (Sharif) 0 (2m 0b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0
34.4
W
Main to Khadka, OUT

Khadka skies the ball giving Berrington a simple catch

Paras Khadka c Berrington b Main 70 (75m 55b 4x4 2x6) SR: 127.27
34.3
1
Main to Mandal, 1 run

driven towards third man

34.2
2
Main to Mandal, 2 runs

worked into the leg side for two singles

34.1
1
Main to Khadka, 1 run

yorker, worked away for a single

end of over 3415 runs
NEPAL: 211/2CRR: 6.20 RRR: 12.50
Anil Mandal93 (86)
Paras Khadka76 (55)
Safyaan Sharif 7-0-46-0
Alasdair Evans 7-0-47-0
33.6
2
Sharif to Mandal, 2 runs
33.5
1
Sharif to Khadka, 1 run

bouncer, Khadka pulls but can only steal a single

33.4
4
Sharif to Khadka, FOUR runs
33.3
2
Sharif to Khadka, 2 runs

pulls to mid-on, Nepal steal two runs

33.2
1
Sharif to Mandal, 1 run

a big swing, doesn't make clean contact but he gets a single

33.1
4
Sharif to Mandal, FOUR runs

pulled for four runs. 35 runs remain...

33.1
1w
Sharif to Mandal, 1 wide
Match details
Cambusdoon New Ground, Ayr
TossNepal, elected to field first
SeriesICC World Cricket League ChampionshipNepal tour of England, Ireland and Scotland
Season2015
Hours of play (local time)10.45 start, First Session 10.45-14.15, Interval 14.15-15.00, Second Session 15.00-18.30
Match days29 July 2015 - day (50-over match)
List A debut
Gavin Main
Gavin Main
Rajesh Pulami
Rajesh Pulami
Umpires
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Ian Ramage
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Shaun George
Reserve Umpire
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Allan Haggo
Match Referee
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David Jukes
PointsScotland 2, Nepal 0