result
25th Match, Group B, Vanderbijlpark, Apr 8 2009, ICC World Cup Qualifiers
(47.2/50 ov, target 252)257/5
U.A.E. won by 5 wickets (with 16 balls remaining)
player of the match
Nithin Gopal
United Arab Emirates
Afghanistan INNINGS (50 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Shafiqullah  b Aman Ali07-000.00
Noor Ali Zadran c Arshad Ali b Amjad Javed510-1050.00
Mohammad Shahzad  b Zahid Shah3026-41115.38
Asghar Afghan c Gopal b Zahid Shah69107-4064.49
Nawroz Mangal (c) b Zahid Shah46101-1045.54
Mohammad Nabi c Saqib Ali b Arshad Ali2618-40144.44
Raees Ahmadzai  b Zahid Shah1812-20150.00
Samiullah Shinwari not out 3118-40172.22
Shapoor Zadran run out (Khurram Khan)01-000.00
Dawlat Ahmadzai not out 43-00133.33
Extras(b 4, lb 6, nb 3, w 9)22
TOTAL(50 Ov, RR: 5.02)251/8
Did not bat: Hamid Hassan 
Fall of wickets: 1-3 (Shafiqullah, 1.6 ov), 2-7 (Noor Ali Zadran, 2.5 ov), 3-58 (Mohammad Shahzad, 11.1 ov), 4-160 (Nawroz Mangal, 40.5 ov), 5-169 (Asghar Afghan, 42.1 ov), 6-212 (Mohammad Nabi, 45.6 ov), 7-218 (Raees Ahmadzai, 47.3 ov), 8-218 (Shapoor Zadran, 47.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Amjad Javed403117.75---10
Aman Ali301314.33---21
Zahid Shah1015945.90---32
Nithin Gopal803404.25---20
Fayyaz Ahmed1012702.70---00
Arshad Ali1005315.30---10
Khurram Khan502404.80---00
United Arab Emirates INNINGS (target: 252 runs from 50 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Amjad Javed  b Shapoor Zadran01-000.00
Arshad Ali run out (Shafiqullah)4170-2058.57
Nithin Gopal c †Mohammad Shahzad b Hamid Hassan8199-6081.82
Saqib Ali c Hamid Hassan b Noor Ali Zadran6964-70107.81
Khurram Khan (c)c & b Mohammad Nabi88-10100.00
Naeemuddin Aslam not out 4742-61111.90
Fayyaz Ahmed not out 00-000.00
Extras(lb 1, w 10)11
TOTAL(47.2 Ov, RR: 5.42)257/5
Fall of wickets: 1-0 (Amjad Javed, 0.1 ov), 2-117 (Arshad Ali, 24.2 ov), 3-150 (Nithin Gopal, 31.2 ov), 4-160 (Khurram Khan, 33.3 ov), 5-251 (Saqib Ali, 47.1 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Shapoor Zadran31913.0060020
Hamid Hassan1015315.3060040
Dawlat Ahmadzai1006106.10---30
Mohammad Nabi1005515.50---10
Asghar Afghan20904.50---00
Samiullah Shinwari905005.56---00
Nawroz Mangal301304.33---00
Noor Ali Zadran0.206118.00---00
MATCH DETAILS
Isak Steyl Stadium, Vanderbijlpark
TossUnited Arab Emirates, elected to field first
SeriesICC World Cup Qualifiers
Season2009
Player Of The Match
Nithin Gopal
Nithin Gopal
Match numberODI no. 485
Hours of play (local time)<b>Updates Only</b><br>09.30 start, First Session 09.30-13.00 Interval 13.00-13.45, Second Session 13.45-17.15
Match days8 April 2009 - day match (50-over match)
Umpires
Namibia Image
Jeff Luck
Germany Image
Paul Baldwin
Reserve Umpire
South Africa Image
Karl Hurter
Match Referee
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Roshan Mahanama
PointsUnited Arab Emirates 2, Afghanistan 0
MATCH NOTES
  • Afghanistan Innings
  • Powerplay 2: Overs 10.1 - 15
  • Powerplay 3: Overs 40.1 - 45