Vince guides England to easy win

Vince guides England to easy win

Batting first, Hong Kong were bowled out for 185 in 48.5 overs and England chased down the modest total in 30.1 overs.

A dominant batting display, led by Joe Root (70 n.o) and Vince (76 n.o.), helped England chase their target.

Brief scores: Group A: Hong Kong: 185 all out in 48.5 overs ( Irfan Ahmed 32, Nizakat Khan 65, Chapman 29; David Payne 3-24, Nathan Buck 2-19) lt to England: 186/1 in 30.1 overs (J Root 70 n.o., C Dent 33, J Vince 76 n.o.). 

Group B: Australia: 262 all out in 49.3 overs (Maddinson 32, Beaton 73, Floros 33, Armstrong 39; Shahid 2-51, Asad Ghous 2-49, Saqib Saleem 2-25, Corns 2-34) bt United States of America: 154 all out in 41.2 (A Mohammed 70, A Ghous 30; Hazlewood 3-46, McDermott 4-29, Zampa 3-21).

Group C: Canada: 128 all out in 29.3 overs (R Bhatti 24, Arsalan Qadir 26; D Bracewell 3-31, L Van Beek 3-27) lt to New Zealand: 130/1 in 19.1 overs (H Boam 29 n.o., T Latham 41, J Neesham 47 n.o.).

Group D: Papua New Guinea: 191/9 in 46 overs (Ura 70, J Kila 38; Abul Hasan 4-22) lt to Bangladesh: 190/5 (DL) in 27.2 overs (Anamul Haque 36, Mahmudul Hasan 38, Shabbir Rahman 51 n.o.; TH Mou 2-30).