UAE D10: Waseem stars in Fujairah's easy win
Waseem Muhammad's blitzkrieg knock of 73 off 24 balls help Fujairah Pacific ventures race to a nine wicket win over Ajman Alubond in the 14th match of the Emirates D10 tournament on Monday.
Match Summary - Fujairah Pacific Ventures v Ajman Alubond Match 14
Ajman Alubond 116-8 (10)
Fall of wickets: 1-23 (Abdul Shakoor-2.3 ov), 2-34 (Sapandeep Singh-3.1 ov), 3-69 (Sandy Sandeep-4.4 ov), 4-86 (Amjad Gul Khan-6.4 ov), 5-90 (Omer Farooq-7.3 ov), 6-108 (Ameer Hamza-9.2 ov), 7-112 (Saqib Manshad-9.5 ov), 8-116 (Hamad Arshad-9.6 ov)
Fujairah Pacific Ventures 117-1 (6.2)
Fall of wickets: 1-91 (Waseem Muhammad-6.2 ov)
Result - Fujairah Pacific Ventures won by 9 wickets
After opting to bowl, Fujairah restricted Ajman to 116-8 in their allotted 10 overs. For Ajman, Sandy Sandeep (33:9b, 2x4, 4x6) was the top-scorer for their side. But the others did not contribute enough. The next highest contributor were extras which amounted to 20 in all, including 12 wides.
For Fujairah, Sheraz Piya (3-17) was the best bowler on view as he played a part in restricting the Ajman batting line-up.
The chase for Fujairah was fashioned by opener Waseem Muhammad (73 not out: 24b, 3x4, 8x6) who shared a 91-run opening wicket stand with Ali Shan Sharafu (34 not out: 12b, 3x4, 3x6). For his effort, Waseem Muhammad was named the player of the match.
The chase was so swift that Fujairah reached the target in just 6.2 overs with nearly four overs to spare.
Fujairah Pacific Ventures: Ali Shan Sharafu, Asif Khan, Basil Hameed, Hamdan Tahir, Hassan Khalid, Iqrar Shah, Luqman Hazrat, Muhamad Kaleem, Sanchit Sharma, Sheraz Piya, Waseem Muhammad
Ajman Alubond: Abdul Shakoor, Ameer Hamza, Amjad Gul Khan, Anand Kumar, Hamad Arshad, Nasir Aziz, Omer Farooq, Sandy Sandeep, Sapandeep Singh, Saqib Manshad, Shareef Asadullah
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