Oman beat Papua New Guinea by 10 wickets in 1st match of the Group B ICC Mens T20 World Cup 2021.
The 1st match of the Group B ICC Mens T20 World Cup 2021 was played yesterday between Oman vs Papua New Guinea at Al Amerat Cricket Ground (Ministry Turf 1), Al Amerat, in which Oman beat Papua New Guinea by 10 wickets.
Oman won the toss and invited Papua New Guinea to bat first, Papua New Guinea batted first, started the inning very badly, apart from Assad Vala and Charles Amini no batsman could play well, Assad Vala played a brilliant half-century inning of 56 runs with the help of 3 sixes and d boundaries in 43 balls, and Charles Amini scored 37 runs in 26 balls, apart from this, Sese Bau dismissed just for 13 runs in 13 balls, Simon Atai 3 runs, Norman Vanua 1 run, Damien Ravu 1 run, Tony Ura and Lega Siaka dismissed without scoring, Kabua Morea remains unbeaten for 6 runs, and Nosaina Pokana also remains unbeaten for 5 runs, in this way, Papua New Guinea batted first after losing the toss, start the inning very badly, wickets keep falling one after another, and end of the result the entire team could score just 129 runs for losing 9 wickets in stipulated 20 overs, and set a target of 130 runs for Oman.
Oman bowlers performed very brilliantly, Zeeshan Maqsood took 4 wickets just for 20 runs, Bilal Khan took 2 wickets just for 16 runs, and Kaleemullah took 2 wickets just for 19 runs.
Oman chasing 130 runs in the second inning achieve the target very easily without losing any wickets in just the fourth ball of the 14th over and won the match by 10 wickets. Oman started the inning very brilliantly, Aqib Ilyas and Jatinder Singh came to start the inning and gave a brilliant start and took the match to the victory, Aqib Ilyas played a brilliant unbeaten half-century and victory inning of 50 runs with the help of 1 six and 5 boundaries in 43 balls, and Jatinder Singh also played a brilliant unbeaten quick half-century and victory inning of 73 runs with the help of 4 sixes and 7 boundaries in just 42 balls. In this way, Oman chasing 130 runs in the second inning achieve the target very easily without losing any wickets in just 13.4 overs and won the match by 10 wickets.
Zeeshan Maqsood bowler Zeeshan Maqsood was selected for the Man Of The Match, he performed very brilliantly took 4 wickets just for 20 runs.