A tight last over finish sees UAE win the game by Seneviratna guides the team with a boundary and 2 balls to spare.
UAE win by 6 wickets.
11 runs off the 19th over and UAE need only 7 more to pull off a historic win.
de Fouw has silently shifted the game in Ned's favour. Chayal Mughal cleaned up.
Nisha Ali finally goes OUT on 69 to de Fouw. Turning point in the game? Looks likely.
Nisha Ali is planning to outdo all the hard work done by Kalis. Taking her side home.
This game is going down the wire. Nisha Ali and Chaya Mughal are taking it. UAE 107/1, need 31 off the last 4.
Nisha Ali takes the honours of scoring the maiden T20I half-century for UAE!
Nisha Ali has started finding boundaries with 5 to her name already reaching 40(34). UAE 66/1
Chaya Mughal and Nisha Ali slowly building the innings. But the asking rate is increasing with every ball.
The big-hitting Esha Oza goes for 5(7) to Netherlands skipper Siegers.
Highest score by a Netherlands woman in T20Is:
SL Kalis 88* vs UAE, today
M Veringmeier 60 vs Ireland, 2010
E Lanser 55 vs Ireland, 2011
Highest T20I total (by Netherlands):
137/3 vs UAE, today
137/4 vs Ireland, 2010
115/6 vs Ireland, 2009
Netherlands finish with their highest T20I score of 137/3. UAE needs 138 runs to win from 20 overs.
Netherlands are 112/2 with Kalis (69*) already with the highest score by a Dutch woman in T20Is.
Maiden T20I half-century for S Kalis. This is the 3rd T20I for a Dutch woman.
Netherlands 64/1 with Sterre Kalis (35*), the third highest T20I score by a Dutch woman.
Netherlands 41/1 with Kalis (21) and Hannema (8). Siegers, the only wicket to fall for 11 to S Srinivasan.
Netherlands: H Siegers (c), B De Leede, C De Fouw, C De Slobbe, D Hennema, E Corder, M Kornet, R Rijke, L Klokgieters, S Kalis, J van Vliet
UAE: H Tasneem (c), C Senevirathne, C Mugyal, E Oza, H Hotchandani, J Cleetus (wk), K Kumari, N Ali, R Nagaraj, S Srinivasan, U Kuruppuarachchi
Netherlands wins the toss, to bat first.
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Nisha Ali stars as UAE wins final over thriller
United Arab Emirates (UAE) recorded their first victory of the World T20 Qualifiers by defeating the hosts, the Netherlands, in the final over by six wickets and with two balls to spare, as they chased down 137. Batting first, the Netherlands did not get off to the ideal start as they lost skipper Heather Siegers (11 off 10) cheaply. Sterre Kalis then played a blistering knock of 88 runs in just 68 balls, smashing the first half-century of the tournament. Together, Kalis and one-down Denise Hannema (23 off 29) built a partnership of 88 runs to help the Netherlands post…