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Namibia and Oman Locked in a Thrilling Tie at T20 World Cup

June 3, 2024
Namibia and Oman Tie
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The drama unfolded at the T20 World Cup as Namibia and Oman battled to a nail-biting tie in their Group B encounter. Chasing a modest target of 110 runs, Namibia found themselves tense in the final over.

Requiring just 5 runs for victory with 6 wickets in hand, Namibia’s chase took a dramatic turn. They lost two crucial wickets in the first three balls, leaving them needing 5 runs off the last 3 deliveries. The fourth ball yielded a single, followed by a double off the fifth, setting the stage for a thrilling finish.

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With 2 runs required from the final ball, Namibian batsman David Wiese attempted a risky run. Oman had a golden opportunity to secure victory with a simple run-out, but the fielder fumbled the throw at close range, allowing the batsman to complete a single and tie the match.

This dramatic conclusion leaves both teams with a share of the points, setting the stage for an exciting group stage in the T20 World Cup.

Yukesh Chaudhary

Yukesh Chaudhary is the CEO and Founder of Niriv, The parent company of The Ditible. He writes on sports news and trends, He has been writing sports news from 2021 and has been writing here.

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