T20 World Cup Match 9 Uganda Clinches Victory Over Papua New Guinea

T20 World Cup Match 9 Uganda Victory

In a thrilling encounter at Providence, Uganda emerged victorious against Papua New Guinea (PNG) in the 9th match of Group C in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup on June 5, 2024. Here’s a detailed overview of the match.


  • Match Venue: Providence
  • Date: June 05, 2024
  • Competition: ICC Men’s T20 World Cup

Match Summary

  • Papua New Guinea (PNG): 77 all out
  • Uganda (UGA): 78/7 in 18.2 overs
  • Result: Uganda won by 3 wickets with 10 balls remaining

Player of the Match

Riazat Ali Shah (UGA): Scored 33 runs off 56 balls

Detailed Summary

The match witnessed a competitive clash between Papua New Guinea and Uganda, with both teams giving their all to secure a crucial victory in the tournament. Here’s a breakdown of the match highlights:

Papua New Guinea Innings

PNG put up a total of 77 runs before being bowled out.

The team faced tough competition from Uganda bowling attack but managed to post a respectable score.

Uganda Chase

Uganda faced a challenging target but displayed determination and resilience in their batting innings.

Despite losing wickets, they managed to chase down the target in 18.2 overs, securing a hard-fought victory.

Player of the Match Performance

Riazat Ali Shah brilliant innings of 33 runs off 56 balls played a crucial role in Uganda’s successful chase.

His composed batting under pressure earned him the well-deserved title of Player of the Match.

Match Result

Papua New Guinea177All out20
Uganda278/7718.2Uganda won by 3 wickets with 10 balls remaining

Uganda’s victory over Papua New Guinea in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup encounter showcased their determination and skill on the cricketing stage. With this win, Uganda boosts their confidence and aims to continue their momentum in the tournament. Meanwhile, Papua New Guinea will look to regroup and bounce back stronger in their upcoming matches.

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