MI Emirates vs Desert Vipers Highlights: Desert Vipers and MI Emirates competed in Abu Dhabi Stadium at 2:30 p.m. The toss flipped at 2:00 p.m., and Desert Vipers won and elected to bowl first. The match started at 2:30 p.m., and Kusal Pareera and Muhammad Waseem opened the bat.
MI Emirates vs Desert Vipers Highlights:
|MI Emirates vs Desert Vipers
|Player of The Match
|Nicholas Pooran (39 runs & 4 Catches)
|Top Scorer of the match
|Top Wicket taker of the Match
|MI Emirates Points
|Desert Vipers Points
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In the first innings, Muhammad Amir was lucky to pick up Waseem’s wicket in the 3rd over of the inning and was gone on 7 runs. The second wicket went at 52 runs, and this time, Sowter got the wicket of Andre Fletcher. Kusal Pareera scored 65 runs out of 46 balls, including 8 4s and 1 six. there was a fine partnership between Kusal Pareera and Ambati Ryadu, but Harasanga soon broke this partnership. Ambati Ryadu scored 44 runs, while Kusal Pareera scored 65 out of 46 balls. Nicholas Pooran played an excellent inning of 39 runs out of 15 balls and was got out by Pathirana. At the end of the first innings, the team total of MI Emirates was 188, and they lost five wickets.
Muhammad Amir bowled excellently, conceding only 29 runs and picking up two wickets. Nathan Sowter bowled brilliantly as he got one wicket after conceding 26 runs. Harasanga and Pathirana took one wicket each. Desert Vipers bowling could manage to seal the 188 overs in 20 overs.
At the start of the second inning, Rohan Mustafa got out on a duck and was picked up by Akeal Hosien. Alex Hales made only 6 runs after playing 7 balls and was picked up by Trent Boult. Colin Munro played only 7 runs inning. Adam Hose failed and got out on 1 run off 5 balls. Wanindu Harasanga made 8 runs after playing 7 balls. Then Azam Khan came and made only 19 runs out of 10 balls. But Ali Naseer played excellently. Ali Naseer scored 63 out of 47 balls, while Shane Rutherford scored 19 runs out of 10 balls. Luke Wood tried to play aggressively to chase the target, but it was too late then. He scored 30 runs on 21 balls. But at the end of the inning, Desert Vipers made only 158 runs, and 8 wickets were gone.
MI Emirates bowlers defended a fine total of 188 runs. Fazalhaq Farooqi again bowled well and got four wickets after conceding 31 runs. Akeal Hosein bowled well as he conceded 7 runs in 2 overs and got one wicket. Waqar Salamkheil, Trent Boult and Odean Smith got one wicket each. It was a completely good bowling for the MI Emirates.
Man of the Match and Awards (MI Emirates vs Desert Vipers Highlights)
Nicholas Pooran was the player of the match for his impressive batting. Nicholas pooran made 39 runs out of 15 balls. He caught 4 catches as well.