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Fresh Tropical 133/6 (10 ov)
Milan United 108/5 (10 ov)
Fresh Tropical won by 25 runs.
Player of the match: Muhammad Imran
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A convincing win for the Fresh Tropicals, which will give them a lot of confidence going into the tournament! A thoroughly dominating performance after being out in to bat. The openers, Amir Sharif and Zain Naqvi got their side off to an excellent start, reaching 50 in the 5th over, before they were both sent back in matter of two overs. It was the Muhammad Imran show from then on. The powerful all-rounder made the most of the platform laid by the openers and scored a ballistic 41 of 13 balls, before Bilal Hamid's cameo ensured that the Tropicals set a huge target of 134. The bowling performance from Milan United was pretty ordinary throughout and one of the main reasons they came out second best in this contest.

As far as Milan United's batting is concerned, Suresh Silva was fighting a lone battle. The opener got his side off to an absolute flier but to his dismay, he never really got support from the other end. Silva did well to get to his half-century and his 47-run stand alongside Niyon Perera gave United a glimmer of hope, but the target eventually proved to be too good for them. Bilal Hamid was undoubtedly the pick of the bowlers with figures of 13-2. While, Sulaiman Hakimi, Zahid Cheema and Amir Sharif bagged a wicket each to keep Tropicals under the cosh.

Some positives and a couple of things to learn from, for both sides making their debut in this tournament. While Fresh Tropicals will be happy with their win, they'll have to improve on their fielding if they want to make it to the crunch stages of the tournament. As for Milan United, their reliance on their spinners might cost them, as this surface doesn't offer much to the slower bowlers. Both sides have a long way to go in this tournament, and will be glad to get the experience. Fresh Tropical move to first place in their group with that win, and will want to make that spot their own.

A lot of cricket to come for both these sides in this tournament still, with which they'll discover the ebbs and flows of the game and hopefully learn from it. That's it for now though! This is Pratyush Rohra, signing off on behalf of my co-commentator, Prakhar Sachdeo. Stay tuned to Sportskeeda for the ECS matches to follow and for all the sporting action around the globe. See ya!
This match petered out towards the end, especially after the dismissal of Suresh Silva. Muhammad Imran ensures there's no blunders in the last over, to complete the formalities and Fresh Tropical bag their first victory on their debut match, which will do them a world of good going forward!

Fresh Tropical beat Milan United by 25 runs!
Over: 10 | Summary: 4 1 1lb 0 1lb 1w 0 Bowler: Muhammad Imran Score: 108/4
9.6 Muhammad Imran to Ashan Ranasinghe, another good-length delivery on off-stump. Another swing and a miss from Ranasinghe. Fresh Tropical win by 25 runs. 
9.5 Muhammad Imran to Ashan Ranasinghe, Good-length delivery on off-stump. The batsman swings his bat but misses. 
9.5 Muhammad Imran to Ashan Ranasinghe, WIDE! Short ball fired down the leg side. 
9.5 Muhammad Imran to Niyon Perera, a fuller-length delivery on middle and leg stump. The ball raps on the pads and goes to the on-side as Perera takes a single.
9.4 Muhammad Imran to Niyon Perera, good-length delivery on off-stump. Perera attempts a big shot but mistimes his shot. 
9.3 Muhammad Imran to Ashan Ranasinghe, good-length delivery on middle and leg stump. The ball raps on the pads and goes to the leg side as the batsman takes a single. 
9.2 Muhammad Imran to Niyon Perera, Good-length delivery on off and middle stump. Perera hits the ball to deep square-leg for a single.
9.1 Muhammad Imran to Niyon Perera, FOUR! Good-length delivery on off-stump. Perera hits the ball past backward point for a boundary. 
Muhammad Imran comes into the attack.

Ashan Ranasinghe comes to the crease.
Amir Sharif does really well to hold his nerve in the penultimate over! He had a very expensive first over, but he's dusted that one off and come back like a champ. There goes Suresh, that should do it for the Tropicals.

Milan United need 34 runs in 6 balls at 34 rpo
Over: 9 | Summary: 1w 0 4 0 1 1 W Bowler: Amir Sharif Score: 100/4
8.6 Amir Sharif to Suresh Silva, OUT! BOWLED! Sharif goes full and straight. The ball is fast and goes through Silva's defenses to hit the stumps. You miss, I hit stuff from Sharif!
8.5 Amir Sharif to Niyon Perera, A fuller-length delivery on middle stump. Perera hits the ball to the leg side for another single. 
8.4 Amir Sharif to Suresh Silva, good-length delivery on middle and leg stump. Silva hits the ball to midwicket for a single. 
8.3 Amir Sharif to Suresh Silva, good-length delivery on off-stump. Silva swings his bat but misses. 
8.2 Amir Sharif to Suresh Silva, FOUR! Good-length delivery on off-stump. Silva whacks it over extra cover for a boundary. Brings up his Amir Sharif fifty in style. Can he finish the job for his side?
8.2 Amir Sharif to Suresh Silva, good-length delivery on middle and leg stump. The ball hits on the body of Silva and rolls around the corner. 
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