KUW vs QAT: Kuwait has started their tournament on a winning note after they defeated the Maldives by a margin of 8 wickets. Electing to bowl first, Kuwait dismissed the Maldives for a paltry 102 in 18.4 overs courtesy Imran Ali’s 3 for 16.
In reply, Kuwait blazed through the target in just 10.3 overs and left the Maldives pounding in pain. Ravija De Silva’s blistering knock of 68 runs hand them their first win of the competition and also earned him the much deserving Man of the Match award.
Kuwait vs Qatar Playing 11:
Wicketkeeper: M Bhavsar
Batsmen: A Makesh, Pradeep Vasantha, Diju Xavier, Muhammad-Amin, M Mustafa
All-rounder: Kashif Shareef, M Asghar, R de Silva
Bowlers: I Junior, Fiaz Ahmed
Wicketkeeper: Mohammad Rishwan
Batsmen: Imam-ul-Haq, Z Ibrahim, M Tanveer, K Khan, FJ Khan
All-rounder: T Sajjad, A Malik
Bowlers:M Nadeem, I Hussain, N Sarwar
Kuwait vs Qatar Squads:
Kuwait– Mohammad Ameen(c), Ali Zaheer, Yasir Butt, Imran Ali, Usman Waheed, Arjun Zaheer, Ravija Sandaruwan, Arjun Makesh, Kashif Sharif, Deepak Muralidaran, Fiaz Ahmed, Diju Xavier, Pradip Wasantha, Hamoud Jandu, Haroon Shahid
Qatar– Inam ul Haq(c), Mohamed Tanveer, Tamoor Sajjad, Mohamed Rizlan, Zaheeruddeen Ibrahim, Khurram Shahzad, Kamran Khan, Mohamed Imran Ashraf, Mohamed Awais Malik, Javed Khan, Faisal Khan, Iqbal Chaudhry, Noman Sarwar, Gayan Buddika, Mohamed Nadeem.