KUWAIT CRUMBLE AGONISINGLY TO QATAR

The match could have gone either way. Both teams showed guts and the result was in doubt until the final Kuwaiti wicket, Muzammil Khalid was run out for 41 in the 47th over. The match had it all, hitting, brilliant catching and outstanding bowling. There was drama to the last. Neither side deserved to lose but Qatar it was who won by 12 runs to give themselves a chance of reaching the semi-finals.

Kuwait v Qatar at Bayuemas Oval
QATAR WON BY 12 RUNS
Qatar won the toss and elected to bat
Qatar: 203 all out after 49.3 overs (K. Khan 53; A. Liaqat 4-27)
Kuwait: 191 all out after 46.4 overs (A. Idress 50, M. Khalid 41)
Man of the Match: Faheem Sajjad (Qatar)

Scorecard

Filed August 24 2007