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T20 World Cup Qualifier: Netherlands pip UAE by 3 wickets in low-scoring thriller

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Whereas UAE struggled to realize 111 for 8 in 20 overs, the complete started having a see menacing as soon as the Netherlands had been diminished to 76 for six by the 14th over earlier than they gathered their bearings.

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Netherlands’ lower-center expose held their nerves to eke out a 3-wicket victory over United Arab Emirates with a ball to spare in a Spherical 1 team A match of the ICC T20 World Cup here on Sunday.

Whereas UAE struggled to realize 111 for 8 in 20 overs, the complete started having a see menacing as soon as the Netherlands had been diminished to 76 for six by the 14th over earlier than they gathered their bearings.

It used to be Scott Edwards (16 now not out) and Logan Van Beek (4 now not out) who saved their frigid within the final over bowled by medium pacer Zawar Farid as Netherlands scampered dwelling for a single off the penultimate provide of the match to originate off on a successful existing.

It used to be Pakistan-born Junaid Siddique (3/24 in 4 overs), who brushed off Tom Cooper (8) and dilapidated South African-born IPL participant Roelof van der Merwe in three balls to bring UAE reduction within the game.

But, Tim Pringle (15), son of dilapidated Fresh Zealand seamer Chris, and Edwards added 27 runs in five overs to consume the Netherlands team closer to victory.

Incidentally, neither Pringle nor Edwards hit a single boundary of their seventh wicket stand but the dearth of scoreboard pressure allowed them to rotate the strike with largely singles and low doubles.

Earlier, when UAE batted, they can also never really power the dawdle as Muhammad Waseem crawled to 41 off 47 balls. Deliveries price bigger than 10 overs went within the yarn of dots as the complete Netherlands bowlers had been on the money.

Pacer Bas de Leede, whose father Tim had played the 1996 World Cup for the ‘Orange Brigade, used to be the capture of the bowlers with 3/19 in 3 overs while opening bowler Fred Klaassen (2/13) and Van der Merwe (1/19), at the side of his behind left arm orthodox, saved the complete underneath test.

Transient Scores: UAE 111/8 (Muhammad Waseem 41, Bas de Leede 3/19, Roelof van der Merwe 1/19). Netherlands 112/7 (Scott Edwards 16, Tim Pringle 15, Junaid Siddique 3/24). 

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