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Netherlands vs United Arab Emirates, 4th T20 Match, Group B, ICC World Twenty20 2014

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Netherlands won by 6 wkts | Netherlands Vs United Arab Emirates Live Score, 4th T20 Match, Group B

Yesterday was the day for the sub-continental teams, and today was dominated by the two Europe based teams. The tournament is wide open now and tomorrow's matches will be very crucial for all the four teams. Do join us for all the action. For now, cheers and bye..
Borren: 'I thought we did well to chase this target down, could have finished it a bit earlier. The top order batted really well. I thought we dragged them back towards the end, especially pleased with the bowling of Ahsan Malik. We came here to make a statement and this is just a start. We will look to carry on with this momentum. There are some big games coming up, we are looking forward to it.'
Khurram Khan: 'I thought 170-175 would have been a good score. We lost some wickets in the middle overs, they fielded superbly and deserved this victory. We do not consider ourselves as part-timers. We dropped many catches, that cost us in the end. We will take all the positives from this match.'
Cooper: 'It was a good all-round effort from the boys, to get a win under our belt was good. The pitch was outstanding, there was a bit of dew and that helped us. We had a bit of luck to go with, and I guess we out thought them with the ball.'
Tom Cooper is the MoM
A fine victory in the end for Netherlands. They never looked to be in any sort of discomfort during the chase, Myburgh and Swart started well, and Cooper finished it off in style. UAE did not help themselves with several fumbles and they also dropped numerous catches. A professional display from the Europeans and they join Ireland at the top of the group.
18.5 Rohan Mustafa to Ben Cooper 4
FOUR, Netherlands win by 6 wickets, this was tossed up and on off, Ben Cooper gets forward and drills it through extra cover, beats the man in the deep for a boundary
150 runs for NED
18.4 Rohan Mustafa to Ben Cooper 0
no run, tossed up and on the pads, Ben Cooper clips it straight to the fielder at mid-wicket
18.3 Rohan Mustafa to Ben Cooper 0
no run, full and on the stumps, driven back towards the bowler
18.2 Rohan Mustafa to Tom Cooper 1
1 run, full toss from Mustafa, Cooper slices it to deep point for a single
18.1 Rohan Mustafa to Ben Cooper 1
1 run, flighted delivery on the stumps, driven towards long on for a single
Rohan Mustafa [2.0-0-19-0] is back into the attack
End of over 18, 3 runs (1lb W . 1 . 1 )
NED: 146/4
Ben Cooper - 1(2) This over: 1 runs
Tom Cooper - 33(25) This over: 1 runs
Kamran Shahzad
(4.0 - 0 - 19 - 2)
17.6 Kamran Shahzad to Ben Cooper 1
1 run, another short abll from Shahzad, Ben Cooper looks to pull and manages a single to fine leg, he wasn't in any sort of control over that
17.5 Kamran Shahzad to Ben Cooper 0
no run, bumper from Shahzad, Ben Cooper watches it all along and ducks under it
17.4 Kamran Shahzad to Tom Cooper 1
1 run, full and on the stumps, drilled wide of mid-on for a single

Match details

Toss : United Arab Emirates won the toss and elected to bat first

Umpires : Ian Gould (England) and Billy Bowden (New Zealand)

TV umpire : Marais Erasmus (South Africa)

Match referee : David Boon (Australia)

Teams

Netherlands : Stephan Myburgh, Michael Swart, Wesley Barresi(wk), Tom Cooper, Ben Cooper, Peter Borren(c), Logan van Beek, Mudassar Bukhari, Timm van der Gugten, Pieter Seelaar, Ahsan Malik.

United Arab Emirates : Amjad Ali, Faizan Asif, Khurram Khan(c), Swapnil Patil(wk), Shaiman Anwar, Rohan Mustafa, Vikrant Shetty, Amjad Javed, Kamran Shahzad, Shadeep Silva, Manjula Guruge.

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