Denmark right on the pinnacle with famous victory


Denmark surpassed Jersey on rain effected match.

Denmark’s skipper Shah won the toss and opted to field first. Watkins and Stevens lead the Jersey’s batting card and propelled their total to 238 runs losing 6 wickets in 50 overs. Watkins scored 86 runs from 111 balls with the help of 8 fours and a six. His fellow, Stevens smashed 69 runs off 95 balls with 9 fours and 2 sixes. Bulow, Ahmed and Bashir Shah picked up 2 wickets each.

Denmark was in need of 239 runs in 300 balls but rain joined the party and interrupted the play for while. After departure of rain, match resumed and was shorten to 23 overs. Denmark was asked to score 114 runs inside 23 overs. Match was on balance condition but 83 runs stand from Denmark’s opening pair swung the pendulum in Denmark favour. Klokker continued his great form and scored vital 56 ball-39 runs with 4 fours. His opening fellow Zameer Khan smashed 38 runs off 53 balls with 3 fours. 15 runs from Ahmad and unbeaten 7 runs from Shah helped Denmark to cross revised target with 7 balls to spare and registered 7 wickets victory.

Now with this victory, Denmark climb right on the top of points table with better net runrate than host Malaysia. Denmark will play against Malaysia and Jersey will face Bermuda.



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