6th match, ICC World Cricket League Division Four at Bangi, Apr 30 2018 | Match Myth | ESPNCricinfo
Uganda 249 for five (Mukasa 97, Kayondo fifty five, Outerbridge 2 for forty six) beat Bermuda (Trott 17, Irfan 6 for 23) by 189 runs
Captain Roger Mukasa singlehandedly outscored the opposition at UKM-YSD Oval, his 97 for Uganda laying the platform for a 189-budge walloping of Bermuda a day after a bitter nine-budge loss to Malaysia at WCL Division Four. Mukasa repelled the Bermuda attack after being sent in on the toss, adding 137 for the 2d wicket with Hamu Kayondo (fifty five off Ninety five balls) to space up an with out complications defendable full.
For the 2d day in a row, smartly-known particular person allrounder Kamau Leverock became as soon as omitted of the Bermuda lineup for disciplinary causes. A source informed ESPNcricinfo that Bermuda crew administration investigated whether or no longer they would possibly be allowed a replacement player in their 14-man match squad for non-hurt causes, presumably in relation to Leverock after his tirade at crew coaching on Saturday, nonetheless had been denied.
Without Leverock’s runs on the tip of the repeat, Bermuda struggled badly as soon as all over again as Uganda opened their defence of 249 by the usage of two spinners with the brand new ball. The approach became as soon as attain flawless on what has proven to be a spinners paradise in UKM-YSD Oval’s early days as a world venue as Mohammed Irfan and Frank Nsubuga shredded the Bermuda lineup, each males bowling unbroken ten-over spells to head away Bermuda fifty one for 9 after 20 overs.
Irfan claimed profession-handiest figures of 6 for 23 whereas Nsubuga saved strain on the diversified halt and accomplished with 2 for 27. Uganda didn’t bowl a single ball of lag within the match as Henry Ssenyondo and Brian Masaba took over from Irfan and Nsubuga to destroy up the final two wickets to bowl Bermuda out for 60 in 21.4 overs. The predominant fetch budge rate impact for either facet formula Uganda is nonetheless very noteworthy within the promotion hunt at 1-1 whereas Bermuda can maintain a extraordinarily refined time fending off relegation at zero-2 as they’re yet to face Jersey and Denmark, two of the pre-match favourites.