Oman and USA real ICC Males’s Cricket World Cup League 2 areas and ODI build – International Cricket Council

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Oman and USA real ICC Males’s Cricket World Cup League 2 areas and ODI build – International Cricket Council


Oman and USA each assured ODI build after an eventful day within the ICC World Cricket League Division 2

·        Sandeep Goud guides Oman to ODI build and confirms their space in ICC Males’s Cricket World Cup League 2

·       Namibia silent waiting to real their residing in League 2

·       Xavier Marshall’s century fires USA past Hong Kong and confirms their high-four invent

·       Canada, PNG, Namibia and Hong Kong all silent in competition for ODI build and League 2 areas 

Oman stayed perfect in ICC World Cricket League Division 2 jog after a dramatic four-wicket utilize over hosts Namibia. 

Oman’s passage to ODI build and more aggressive cricket had already been confirmed earlier within the day when Canada downed Papua New Guinea, but they performed the job in fashion anyway as Sandeep Goud’s unbeaten half of-century noticed off Namibia. 

Defeat for the home nation in Windhoek procedure they ought to wait to real their space within the battle to qualify for ICC Males’s Cricket World Cup League 2. USA have now confirmed their berth in League 2 after downing Hong Kong. 

Both Oman and USA join Scotland, Nepal and the UAE in League 2, where they’ll play 36 ODIs each over a two-and-a-half of year duration at streetlevel to Males’s Cricket World Cup 2023.

In a extremely aggressive and provocative tournament, Canada kept their slim qualification hopes alive with their first utilize of the week over Papua New Guinea, with all four teams silent struggling with for the finest two spots.

Namibia v Oman 

Oman secured their ODI build with a narrow utilize over Namibia that owed grand to the efforts of Sandeep Goud.

Having won the toss and elected to discipline, Oman seemed correct on high from the outset as Zeeshan Maqsood (2-27) and Khawar Ali (2-23) took early wickets. 

At 98 for seven, Namibia’s potentialities seemed all but over but Zane Inexperienced (46) and JJ Smit shared an spectacular 103-escape stand for the ninth wicket to get rid of the hosts to a aggressive 213 for 9 entire.

Smit starred with 60 and in respond Oman’s perfect file seemed below possibility as Jan Frylinck (3-34) led the manner for the Namibian bowlers. Nonetheless Suraj Kumar’s half of-century kept Oman not off direction earlier than Goud (57 no longer out) and Fayyaz Butt got them over the line with four wickets and 5 balls to spare.

Oman captain Zeeshan Maqsood said: “It procedure plenty we’ve accomplished ODI build and everybody appears extremely entirely pleased. Each person took responsibility and with the strain of cricket they did their jobs, and that’s the principle motive we’ve won four out of 4. Every crew has come right here wanting for ODI build and residing in League 2, and the avid gamers have managed to invent that. So very thankful to the administration and all of our supporters.”

Hong Kong v USA 

Xavier Marshall has hit ranking at correct the correct time as his century confirmed USA’s ODI build and helped look off Hong Kong on Wednesday.

The outdated West Indies Test star hit exactly 100 and change into ably supported by Steven Taylor’s 88 as the united states, having been assign in by their opponents, amassed a entire of 280 for eight from their 50 overs. 

That repeatedly seemed love being past Hong Kong, for whom Kinchit Shah impressed with each bat and ball within the shedding effort.

Xavier Marshall was the Player of the Match for USA

Xavier Marshall change into the Player of the Match for USA

Shah took a four-for in USA’s innings and then high scored with 45 in Hong Kong’s respond but the going change into exciting as Karima Gore (2-49) led a balanced bowling effort from the Americans.

Hong Kong had been repeatedly within the succor of the mandatory price and while Aizaz Khan (35 no longer out) and Ehsan Khan (31 no longer out) did their simplest, they ended up 84 runs short in Windhoek and could per chance maybe well want to beat Namibia of their finest game within the event that they are to real a high-four invent.

USA Coach Pubudu Dassanayake said: “As a crew we’ve worked primarily exhausting for the final two and half of years and we’ve targeted this tournament. The boys are feeling sizable, it is a ways a mammoth fulfillment as the united states have never been to this level earlier than and we are very entirely pleased to be in (ICC Males’s Cricket World Cup) League 2. Inviting forward playing aggressive ODI cricket for the subsequent 2 and half of years is one other level, bringing the crew to this can also require more exhausting work. We’re going to press exhausting within the subsequent game, we are desirous to utilize the tournament and be most likely the greatest crew leaving Namibia.”

Hong Kong captain Anshuman Rath said:” It is obviously no longer exact to lose, the united states simply outplayed as as of late, we’ve to prefer ourselves up and next game against Namibia is very mandatory. Day after as of late to come we can mediate and recover. We had been bailed out as of late by Canada beating PNG, makes the subsequent round of video games very very mandatory for all four teams and hopefully we is never any longer going to head away it to likelihood and beat Namibia.”

PNG v Canada

Canada claimed their first utilize of the tournament on Wednesday with a three-wicket victory over Papua New Guinea that retains their qualification hopes alive. The utilize owed grand to the efforts of skipper Davy Jacobs whose measured unbeaten half of-century proved the backbone of the Canadian escape dash.

Having won the toss and elected to bat, Papua New Guinea misplaced wickets early and customarily and had been 33 for four contained within the principle 11 overs. The one shining space of their innings change into the problem of skipper Assad Vala who made 82 and change into the final man out, having nearly carried his bat all the procedure by procedure of the innings.

Dillon Heyliger (4-41) did lots of the injury with the ball for the Canadians, who had been chasing 154, and while Nosaina Pokana (2-20) made early inroads, Jacobs and Bhavindu Adhihetty (22) anchored the dash. 

Canada Player of the Match Dilon Heylinger said: “This feeling is a huge feeling, after the final three video games and to come succor succor in this procedure. We are right here for a motive and a goal and to invent that in this game makes me primarily feel proud. Issues haven’t long gone our procedure but it isn’t over.”

Rankings in brief

Canada won by three wickets at Wanderers Cricket Floor, Windhoek

Papua New Guinea 154 all out, 44.2 overs (Assad Vala 82; Dillon Heyliger 4-41, Romesh Eranga 2-23)

Canada 155-7, 34.2 overs (Davy Jacobs 52 no longer out, Bhavindu Adhihetty 22; Nosaina Pokana 2-20) 

USA won by 84 runs at United Cricket Club Floor, Windhoek

USA 280-8, 50 overs (Xavier Marshall 100, Steven Taylor 88; Kinchit Shah 4-37)

Hong Kong 196-7, 50 overs (Kinchit Shah 45, Aizaz Khan 35 no longer out; Karima Gore 2-49)

Oman won by four wickets at Affies Park, Windhoek

Namibia 213-9, 50 overs (JJ Smit 60, Zane Inexperienced 46; Fayyaz Butt 3-52, Khawar Ali 2-23)

Oman 214-6, 49.1 overs (Sandeep Goud 57 no longer out; Suraj Kumar 51; Jan Frylinck 3-34) 

Factors desk 

Team

Performed

Won

Lost

Factors

NNR

Oman

4

4

8

0.686

USA

4

3

1

6

1.105

Namibia

4

2

2

4

0.923

Hong Kong

4

1

3

2

-0.529

Canada

4

1

3

2

-0.74

PNG

4

1

3

2

-1.512

UPCOMING TOURNAMENT MATCHES

Thursday, 25 April– Leisure/Reserve Day

Friday, 26 April– Canada v USA, Wanderers; Namibia v Hong Kong, WAP; PNG v Oman, Trustco UNITED

Saturday, 27 April –Excellent, Wanderers (ODI); 3rdv 4thPlayoff (ODI), WAP; 5thv 6thPlayoff, Trustco UNITED

All fits begin at 09h30 native time.

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