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Oman restrict PNG to 129

 Sports Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 06:04 PM, 17 October 2021   Updated: 06:04 PM, 17 October 2021

Oman restrict PNG to 129

Oman restrict PNG to 129

Tight bowling from host Oman restricted Papua New Guinea to 129/9 in the first game of the first round Group B match at  Al Amerat. Maqsood took four for 20 in his four overs.

After winning the toss Oman chose to bowl first. PNG lost 2 before scoring. Later skipper Assad Vala and Charles Amini put 81 runs for the third wicket stand before Amini was run out by Mohammad Nadeem. Amini made the second-highest 37 off 26. His innings were adorned with four fours and six. 

Assad Vala scored the team highest 56 off 43 with the help of four fours and three sixes. After losing the wickets of Vala PNG lost their way and was able to score only 129/9 in 20 overs.

Zeeshan Maqsood took 4 for 20 while Kaleemullah and Bilal Khan bagged two wickets each for Oman.

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