8dThe Report by Peter Della Penna in Windhoek

Ashfaq trumps Khadka as UAE clinch WCL Division Two title

Nepal nearly claimed a fourth final-over win, but excellent death bowling by UAE gave them a seven-run win and a Group A spot in the World Cup Qualifiers

Match Centre

Match Details

Toss

United Arab Emirates , elected to bat first

Player Of The Match

Player Of The Series

Series result

United Arab Emirates won the 2017/18 ICC World Cricket League Division Two

Season

Hours of play (local time)

09.30 start, First Session 09.30-13.00 Interval 13.00-13.45, Second Session 13.45-17.00

Match days

15 February 2018 (50-over match)

Reserve Umpire

Match Referee

END OF OVER:
50 | 20 Runs | NEPAL: 270/8 (8 runs required, RR: 5.40)

  • P Khadka112 (103b)
  • B Regmi5 (6b)
  • Mohammad Naveed10-0-60-0
  • Rohan Mustafa10-2-30-1

Ashfaq Ahmed is the man of the match

49.6
6
Mohammad Naveed to Khadka, SIX runs, another massive hit over long-on to end the game...UAE win by 7 runs
49.5
6
Mohammad Naveed to Khadka, SIX runs, in the slot and that's lofted over the cover fence.... 14 runs needed off the last ball
49.4
0
Mohammad Naveed to Khadka, no run, short delivery on middle and off, Paras swings but fails to make contact.

20 needed off 3 balls. Naveed just needs to make sure that he does not bowl a wide or a no ball.

49.3
6
Mohammad Naveed to Khadka, SIX runs, Paras gets to his 100 with a six over long-off, another clean hit but it's too late now.
49.2
1
Mohammad Naveed to Regmi, 1 run, slices it down to third man, just a single - 26 needed from 4 - that should be there game there!
49.1
1
Mohammad Naveed to Khadka, 1 run, full and on target, driven hard but fails to beat the fielder at long-off

Nepal 2nd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st38G MallaD Nath
2nd0P KhadkaG Malla
3rd73P KhadkaDS Airee
4th63P KhadkaS Vesawkar
5th12P KhadkaAarif Sheikh
6th42P KhadkaRK Paudel
7th6P KhadkaKaran KC
8th7P KhadkaSompal Kami
9th29B RegmiP Khadka