United Arab Emirates

Ireland include Jacob Mulder for ODI series against UAE and Afghanistan

Ireland have included leg-spinner Jacob Mulder in the squads for the One-Day International series against United Arab Emirates and Afghanistan.
31 January 2017
 

Imran Haider stars with four-wicket haul as UAE thump Hong Kong

After a four-wicket haul from Imran Haider helped United Arab Emirates dismiss Hong Kong for 174, a solid opening stand following by a fifty from Shaiman Anwar allowed United Arab Emirates to complete the chase in the 39th over with six wickets in hand to bag the tri-series in Dubai.
26 January 2017

UAE hand Scotland their second defeat in tri-series

After three-wicket hauls from Imran Haider and Zahoor Khan picked three wickets each to restrict Scotland for 173, a collective performance from the middle order with the bat saw United Arab Emirates chase down the target in 41.5 overs with four wickets in hand in the second One-Day International of the tri-nation series in Dubai.
24 January 2017

Nadeem, Hayat get Scotland to a winning start in UAE

After a four-wicket haul from Nadeem Ahmed helped Hong Kong dismiss Scotland for 205, Babar Hayat led the chase with a composed unbeaten knock of 79 to complete a seven-wicket victory in the first One-Day International of Tri-Nation series in United Arab Emirates.
22 January 2017

Ireland march to semi-finals, Hong Kong shock Netherlands

Kevin O'Brien and Boyd Rankin came up with a spirited performance to seal a semi-final spot for Ireland after defeating United Arab Emirates by 24 runs while Hong Kong shocked Netherlands with a 91-run victory in the Desert T20 Challenge encounters in Abu Dhabi on Wednesday.
19 January 2017

Van der Merwe blitz helps Netherlands survive Oman scare

Rob van der Merwe scored an unbeaten 35 off just 15 deliveries as Netherlands managed to chase down 147 against Oman in the final over with five wickets in hand in the third game of Desert T20 Challenge in Abu Dhabi.
16 January 2017

Carter, Cummins rattle ECB XI after West Indies batsmen spend time in middle

The top-order of the West Indies had a decent outing following which Jonathan Carter and Miguel Cummins shared seven wickets between them to restrict the Emirates Cricket Board XI to 56 for seven at stumps on day one of the tour game in Dubai.
3 October 2016

West Indies appoint Toby Radford as batting coach for UAE tour

Former Glamorgan coach Toby Radford has been appointed as the batting coach of West Indies for their upcoming tour of United Arab Emirates against Pakistan.
18 September 2016

West Indies agree to play day-night Test against Pakistan in UAE

Pakistan are all set to host West Indies for a day-night Test match in the United Arab Emirates in September after the boards of both nations reached a preliminary agreement.
19 June 2016

Aaqib Javed quits as coach of United Arab Emirates

Former Pakistan pacer Aaqib Javed has resigned from his post as the coach of the United Arab Emirates and has been approached by the Pakistan Super League franchise Lahore Qalandars.
20 April 2016

Pakistan's performance was painful to watch - Shahryar Khan

Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Shahryar Khan stated that it was a painful experience to see Pakistan underperform in the 2016 Asia Cup where they have failed to qualify for the final.
4 March 2016

UAE capitulate as India register massive win

After restricting United Arab Emirates to 81 for nine in 20 overs, India made short work of the target by chasing it down in 10.1 overs, securing a massive nine wicket victory in the ninth match of the 2016 Asia Cup in Mirpur.
3 March 2016

Fifties from Malik, Akmal rescue Pakistan after Javed scare

After a triple strike by Amjad Javed early in the innings, Shoaib Malik and Umar Akmal hit fluent fifties and shared an unbeaten 114-run partnership to rescue Pakistan and secure a seven-wicket win over the United Arab Emirates in the sixth match of the 2016 Asia Cup in Mirpur.
29 February 2016

All-round effort from Mahmudullah sinks UAE

An all-round effort from Mahmudullah helped his team post a total of 133 runs before Bangladesh rattled United Arab Emirates, bowling them out for 82 runs to secure a 51-run victory in the third match of the 2016 Asia Cup in Mirpur.
26 February 2016

Malinga, Kulasekara rattle UAE after Chandimal fifty sets up Sri Lanka victory

Lasith Malinga and Nuwan Kulasekara shared seven wickets between them to decimate the batting lineup of the United Arab Emirates as Sri Lanka successfully defended a target of 130 runs to claim a 14-run victory in the second match of the 2016 Asia Cup in Mirpur.
25 February 2016

UAE qualify for main round after third consecutive win

Led by a fifty from Muhammad Kaleem, the United Arab Emirates set a target of 173 runs and went on to restrict Oman to 101 for eight to secure a massive 71-run win in the sixth match of the Asia Cup qualifying group, thereby making it to the main round.
22 February 2016

Mohammad Shahzad fifty steers UAE to second consecutive victory

A fine fifty from Mohammad Shahzad took United Arab Emirates home to a six-wicket win over Hong Kong in the fourth match in the Asia Cup Qualifying Group held in Fatullah.
21 February 2016

All-round show from Rohan Mustafa gives UAE victory over Afghanistan

An all-round display from Rohan Mustafa gave the United Arab Emirates a 16-run victory over Afghanistan in the first game of the Asia Cup qualifiers in Fatullah.
19 February 2016

India to play Bangladesh in Asia Cup opening fixture

The 2016 Asia Cup will get underway with the first game on 24th February which will be played between India and Bangladesh in Mirpur.
28 January 2016

Scotland to tour Dubai for three Twenty20s

Cricket Scotland has confirmed that the national team will play three Twenty20 matches in Dubai prior to the start of the 2016 International Cricket Council World T20 tournament in India.
28 January 2016