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Dubai Pulse Secure 167/10 (20 ov)
ECB Blues 171/5 (19.3 ov)
ECB Blues won by 5 wickets
Player of the match: Alishan Sharafu
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That's all we have from the third-place playoff as I, Lavil Saldanha, and my colleague, Pradeep Someshekahr sign off, Do check Sportskeeda for all the live match updates and latest news. Until next time, its good bye from our ends, SEE YA!
ECB Blues win the match by 5 wickets and have also sealed the third spot on the final points table

What a win it has been for the ECB Blues. They have played hard for the whole tournament but were stopped by Sharjah from getting into the finals. They thus end the tournament on a high note and bow out to just wait and see who gets their hands on the elusive silverware.

Coming to the chase, ECB Blues came out with a newer and an unfamiliar pair this time around. They opened with Ali Shan Sharafu and Rizwan CP, with the latter falling early to the swinging ball. Ansh Tandon was the new man in and he too fell after struggling to score and get off the mark. Zawar Farid got a promotion in the batting order and scored a few fluent runs along with Sharafu as they took the team total to 49/2 after 6 overs of powerplay.

A little bit deep in the middle overs when the match was still evenly poised, Zawar Farid and Waheed Ahmed fell in quick succession and the onus of scoring the bulk of runs was on Sharafu. Vriitya Aravind played an able ally to his partner and played out a few delightful strokes and also rotated the strike comfortably before falling out in the death overs.

Aryan Lakra came out in the middle and played a good knock after being dropped early in his innings, Sharafu and Lakra saw off the danger of Omer Farooq and scored swiftly to help their team reach a podium finish.

The Dubai Pulse Secure bowlers were bowling really well but failed to crack the code for Sharafu. Rahul Bhatia and Omer Farooq were the pick of the bowlers as they picked 2 wickets each and almost ended with identical figures
19.3 Ali Naseer to Alishan Sharafu, FOUR! DONE AND DUSTED! Full toss on the middle and leg. Alishan dances down the strip and smashes it down the ground and gets past the mid-on fielder as well which runs away to the boundary and ECB Blues won the match by 5 wickets
19.2 Ali Naseer to Alishan Sharafu, FOUR! BRILLIANT! Full delivery in the blockhole on the middle and off. Alishan moves away from the crease and caresses through the backward point away from the fielder which runs away to the boundary, excellent shot!
19.1 Ali Naseer to Alishan Sharafu, full toss on the middle and leg. Alishan dances down the track and smashes it down the ground to long-on for a couple of runs
A couple of errors have cost Dubai Pulse Secure the 3rd place match. They dropped Aryan Lakra on the first ball and also misses the run out of Ali Shan Sharafu on the last ball of the innings. 

Ali Naseer will bowl the final over, can he make a match out of it? 
Over: 19 | Summary: 4 1 1 2 0 2 Bowler: Ali Naseer Score: 161/5
18.6 Omer Farooq to Aryan Lakra, full toss on the pads and Aryan gently flicks it away towards deep mid-wicket for a couple of runs and that's brilliant running in the end
18.5 Omer Farooq to Aryan Lakra, full delivery swinging away from Aryan who looks to launch it out of the park and misses, beaten through to the keeper's gloves
18.4 Omer Farooq to Aryan Lakra, DROPPED! Full delivery on the pads as Aryan on the move flicks it away and the fielder from deep square leg runs across and drops another one as it just falls short of him, they come back for another brace
18.3 Omer Farooq to Alishan Sharafu, full wide outside off in the blockhole as Alishan shuffles across the off stump too much and ends up digging it out towards mid-wicket for a single
18.2 Omer Farooq to Aryan Lakra, slower delivery outside off, it was short. Aryan backs away and cuts it straight to the extra cover fielder and they pick up a quick single
18.1 Omer Farooq to Aryan Lakra, FOUR! OH DEAR! That was full on the pads as Aryan moves across and whipped it away in the air toward deep mid-wicket region and the fielder runs across and spills it down which runs away to the boundary in the end
The game is still alive as Aryan Lakra and Ali Shan Sharafu continue to fight along for their side out there in the middle. The game is on its toes here as ECB Blues now have their deficit reduced down to 17 runs in 12 balls

Omer Farooq to bowl the all-important 19th over
Over: 18 | Summary: 1 1 1 4 2 1 Bowler: Ali Naseer Score: 151/5
17.6 Ali Naseer to Aryan Lakra, full toss just below waist high into Aryan who whacks this one straight to the long-on region for a single to end the over
17.5 Ali Naseer to Aryan Lakra, full delivery in the blockhole once again outside off. Aryan being cheeky opens the face of the bat and runs it past the short third-man fielder and he chases that one stop it and they come back for a brace in the end
17.4 Ali Naseer to Aryan Lakra, FOUR! SHOT! Slower delivery angled into Aryan who gets to the position and whacks it away towards deep mid-wicket, huge gap and he gets the boundary in the end
17.3 Ali Naseer to Alishan Sharafu, full delivery outside off. Alishan on the front foot smashes it back pasts the bowler along the ground and the fielder from long-off region comes across to cut it off and they just get a single
17.2 Ali Naseer to Aryan Lakra, another full delivery in the blockhole outside off. Aryan digs it out towards deep square leg region for another single
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