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18th Match, Group B (N), Abu Dhabi, Oct 21 2019, ICC Men's T20 World Cup Qualifier
159/7
(20 ov, target 160)109/8
Canada won by 50 runs
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• Peter Della Penna

Nitish Kumar's second straight fifty takes Canada past Nigeria

Canada remain the last undefeated team in Group B after coasting past Nigeria by 50 runs in Abu Dhabi on Monday

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Scorer: Ranjith P
Commentator: Binoy George
Scorecard summary
Canada159/7(20 overs)
Nigeria109/8(20 overs)
end of over 202 runs • 1 wicket
NGA: 109/8CRR: 5.45 
Chima Akachukwu1 (3)
Daniel Gim9 (15)
Dillon Heyliger4-0-16-3
Jeremy Gordon4-0-12-0

Canada win by 50 runs.

19.6
Heyliger to Akachukwu, no run

cuts and misses, Canada win!!!

19.5
Heyliger to Akachukwu, no run

strikes the pad and going down the leg side.

19.4
1
Heyliger to Gim, 1 run

plays with soft hands to cover.

19.3
Heyliger to Gim, no run

wonderful delivery into the body, just gets out of the way.

19.2
1
Heyliger to Akachukwu, 1 run

pushes to the onside, a mix-up, shy at the stumps and misses.

19.1
W
Heyliger to Okpe, OUT

edges and taken by the keeper.

Sylvester Okpe c †Hamza Tariq b Heyliger 12 (19b 1x4 0x6) SR: 63.16
end of over 194 runs
NGA: 107/7CRR: 5.63 • RRR: 53.00 • Need 53 from 6b
Sylvester Okpe12 (18)
Daniel Gim8 (13)
Jeremy Gordon4-0-12-0
Nikhil Dutta4-0-23-1
18.6
1lb
Gordon to Okpe, 1 leg bye

full toss worked to the onside.

18.5
Gordon to Okpe, no run

cut behind point.

18.4
Gordon to Okpe, no run
18.3
1
Gordon to Gim, 1 run

driven to covers.

18.2
Gordon to Gim, no run

digs it out to the off side.

18.2
1w
Gordon to Gim, 1 wide

wayward down the leg side.

18.1
1
Gordon to Okpe, 1 run

inside edges to the onside.

end of over 183 runs
NGA: 103/7CRR: 5.72 • RRR: 28.50 • Need 57 from 12b
Daniel Gim7 (11)
Sylvester Okpe11 (14)
Nikhil Dutta4-0-23-1
Jeremy Gordon3-0-9-0
17.6
Dutta to Gim, no run

pushes to the off side.

17.5
1
Dutta to Okpe, 1 run

hit through point.

17.4
1
Dutta to Gim, 1 run
17.3
Dutta to Gim, no run
17.2
1
Dutta to Okpe, 1 run

turns through square leg.

17.1
Dutta to Okpe, no run
end of over 173 runs
NGA: 100/7CRR: 5.88 • RRR: 20.00 • Need 60 from 18b
Sylvester Okpe9 (11)
Daniel Gim6 (8)
Jeremy Gordon3-0-9-0
Dillon Heyliger3-0-14-2
16.6
1
Gordon to Okpe, 1 run

cut through the off side to the sweeper cover.

Match details
Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
TossCanada, elected to bat first
SeriesICC Men's T20 World Cup Qualifier
Season2019/20
Player Of The Match
Nitish Kumar
Nitish Kumar
Match numberT20 No. 954
Hours of play (local time)19.30 start, First Session 19.30-17.55, Interval 17.55-18.15, Second Session 18.15-19.40
Match days21 October 2019 - night match (20-over match)
Umpires
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Lyndon Hannibal
Pakistan Image
Rashid Riaz
Reserve Umpire
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Sundaram Ravi
Match Referee
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GS Lakshmi
PointsCanada 2, Nigeria 0