2009 ICC WCL Division 7
Administrator(s)International Cricket Council
Cricket formatOne-day cricket
Tournament format(s)Round-robin and Knockout
Host(s)Guernsey Guernsey
Champions Bahrain
Participants6
Matches18
Most runsJeremy Frith (364)
Most wicketsQamar Saeed (14)
2011

The 2009 ICC World Cricket League Division Seven was a cricket tournament held in May 2009 in Guernsey. The tournament was the first stage of qualification structure for the 2015 World Cup as well as part of the wider ICC World Cricket League. The two leading teams of the tournament were promoted to Division Six later the same year.[1]

Teams

The participating teams qualified as follows:

Squads

 Bahrain[2]  Gibraltar[3]  Guernsey[4]  Japan[5]  Nigeria[6]  Suriname[7]
Yaser Sadeq (c)
Imran Sajjad
Zafar Zaheer
Tahir Dar
Qamar Saeed
Naeem Amin
Halal Abbasi
Rizwan Baig
Azeem Ul Haq
Ashraf Mughal
Ashraf Yaqoob
Adil Hanif (wk)
Vivek Subramaniam
Shahzad Ahmed (wk)
Christian Rocca (c)
Mark Bacarese
Gary De'Ath
Ian Farrell
Kieron Ferrary (wk)
Steve Gonzalez
Ross Harkins
Charlie Harrison
Iain Latin
Kabir Mirpuri
Chris Phillips
Rex Purnell
Chris Watkins
Stuart Bisson
Benjamin Ferbrache
Jeremy Frith
Tom Kimber (wk)
Ross Kneller
Stuart Le Prevost
David Hooper*
Kris Moherndl
Luke Nussbaumer
Matthew Oliver (wk)
Blane Queripel
Mark Renouf
Gary Rich
Lee Savident
Masaomi Kobayashi (c)
Gavin Beath
Razaq Cheema
Tatsuro Chino (wk)
Patrick Giles-Jones
Takuro Hagihara
Ko Irie
Yuta Matsubara
Naoki Miyaji
Naotsune Miyaji
Richard Laidler
Kenji Murata
Satoshi Nakano
Fumihiko Uegaki
Adekunle Adegbola
Wale Adeoye
Saheed Akolade
Olalekan Awolowo
Olajide Bejide
Endurance Ofem
Joshua Ogunlola
Akabogu Okwudili
Segun Olayinka (wk)
Temitope Olayinka
Oluseye Olympio
Ademola Onikoyi (wk)
Chimezie Onwuzulike
Haruna Thomas
Shazam Ramjohn (c)
Carlton Baker
Mohamed Bhoelan
Charles Douglas
Troy Dudnath
Arun Gokoel
Sanjay Meghoe
Dion Mohabir
Kishen Oemraw
Sanjai Oemraw
Brahma Prasad
Deoraj Sewanan
Vishaul Singh
Umpire[8] Country
Niels Bagh  Denmark
Paul Baldwin  Germany
Steve Bucknor  West Indies
Louis Fourie  Ireland
Trevor Magee  Ireland
Brian Papworth  Scotland
Richard Smith  Germany

Group stage

Pos Team Pld W L T NR Pts NRR Promotion or relegation
1  Bahrain 5 5 0 0 0 10 2.920 Met in the final and promoted to Global Division Six for 2009
2  Guernsey 5 4 1 0 0 8 1.260
3  Japan 5 2 3 0 0 4 −0.501 Met in the 3rd place playoff and remained in Global Division Seven for 2011
4  Nigeria 5 2 3 0 0 4 −0.758
5  Gibraltar 5 1 4 0 0 2 −0.873 Met in the 5th place playoff and relegated to Global Division Eight for 2010
6  Suriname 5 1 4 0 0 2 −2.166
Source:[citation needed]

Fixtures

17 May
(scorecard)
Bahrain 
52/4 (13.1 overs)
v
Imran Sajjad 25 (25)
Rex Purnell 2/10 (4 overs)
No Result
King George V Sports Ground, Castel
Umpires: Niels Bagh and Paul Baldwin
  • Rain ended play 14 overs into the 1st innings

17 May
(scorecard)
Japan 
28/1 (7 overs)
v
Tatsuro Chino 7 (8)
Blane Queripel 1/16 (3 overs)
No Result
College Field, St Peter Port
Umpires: Trevor Magee and Brian Papworth
  • Rain ended play 7 overs into the 1st innings

17 May
v
Match abandoned without a ball bowled
Guernsey Rovers Athletic Club, Port Soif
  • Match abandoned due to rain.

18 May
(scorecard)
Bahrain 
278/5 (38 overs)
v
 Suriname
117 all out (36.2 overs)
Imran Sajjad 106 (96)
Sanjai Oemraw 2/47 (6 overs)
Troy Dudnath 19 (29)
Qamar Saeed 3/10 (6 overs)
 Bahrain won by 161 runs
College Field, St Peter Port
Umpires: Louis Fourie and Richard Smith
  • Reduced to 38 overs per side.

18 May
(scorecard)
Gibraltar 
227/6 (50 overs)
v
 Guernsey
228/6 (49.3 overs)
Kyron Ferrary 90 (115)
Jeremy Frith 2/23 (10 overs)
Lee Savident 53 (75)
Ross Harkins 3/42 (9.3 overs)
 Guernsey won by 4 wickets
Guernsey Rovers Athletic Club, Port Soif
Umpires: Paul Baldwin and Steve Bucknor
Player of the match: Kieron Ferrary

18 May
(scorecard)
Japan 
187/8 (50 overs)
v
 Nigeria
188/8 (48.1 overs)
Ko Irie 55* (96)
Joshua Ogunlola 1/28 (7 overs)
Adekunle Adegbola 48 (69)
Gavin Beath 3/20 (7.5 overs)
 Nigeria won by 2 wickets
King George V Sports Ground, Castel
Umpires: Niels Bagh and Trevor Magee
Player of the match: Adekunle Adegbola

19 May
(scorecard)
Bahrain 
235/9 (50 overs)
v
 Gibraltar
98 all out (38.1 overs)
Adil Hanif 92* (120)
Kabir Mirpuri 3/27 (10 overs)
Richard Buzaglo 20 (39)
Qamar Saeed 3/20 (10 overs)
 Bahrain won by 137 runs
King George V Sports Ground, Castel
Umpires: Niels Bagh and Paul Baldwin
Player of the match: Adil Hanif
  • Replay of abandoned match from 17 May

19 May
(scorecard)
Japan 
150/8 (50 overs)
v
 Guernsey
152/3 (38.3 overs)
Ko Irie 49 (83)
Gary Rich 2/27 (9 overs)
Jeremy Frith 56* (107)
Richard Laidler 1/28 (7 overs)
 Guernsey won by 7 wickets
College Field, St Peter Port
Umpires: Trevor Magee and Brian Papworth
Player of the match: Jeremy Frith
  • Replay of abandoned match from 17 May

19 May
(scorecard)
Suriname 
260/8 (50 overs)
v
 Nigeria
165 all out (46.4 overs)
Troy Dudnath 92 (94)
Chimezie Onwuzulike 3/17 (5 overs)
Adekunle Adegbola 39 (40)
Arun Gokoel 3/33 (7 overs)
 Suriname won by 95 runs
Guernsey Rovers Athletic Club, Port Soif
Umpires: Steve Bucknor and Louis Fourie
Player of the match: Troy Dudnath
  • Replay of abandoned match from 17 May

20 May
(scorecard)
Nigeria 
217/8 (50 overs)
v
 Gibraltar
129 all out (42.4 overs)
Akabogu Okwudili 70* (101)
Kabir Mirpuri 6/61 (10 overs)
Kabir Mirpuri 39 (84)
Adewale Adeoye 3/19 (6 overs)
 Nigeria won by 88 runs
College Field, St Peter Port
Umpires: Louis Fourie and Brian Papworth

20 May
Bahrain 
257/9 (50 overs)
v
 Guernsey
232/9 (50 overs)
Ashraf Yaqoob 101 (116)
Jeremy Frith 4/67 (10 overs)
Jeremy Frith 65 (96)
Tahir Dar 3/45 (10 overs)
 Bahrain won by 25 runs
King George V Sports Ground, Castel
Umpires: Steve Bucknor and Trevor Magee
Player of the match: Ashraf Yaqoob

20 May
(scorecard)
Suriname 
66 all out (30.1 overs)
v
 Japan
67/2 (20.4 overs)
Arun Gokoel 31 (69)
Patrick Giles-Jones 7/9 (10 overs)
Gavin Beath 20* (19)
Troy Dudnath 1/16 (9 overs)
 Japan won by 8 wickets
Guernsey Rovers Athletic Club, Port Soif
Umpires: Niels Bagh and Richard Smith
Player of the match: Patrick Giles-Jones

21 May
(scorecard)
Bahrain 
260 all out (49.3 overs)
v
 Japan
64 all out (26 overs)
Qamar Saeed 75* (60)
Patrick Giles-Jones 5/39 (10 overs)
Patrick Giles-Jones 14 (49)
Qamar Saeed 3/15 (6 overs)
 Bahrain won by 196 runs
Guernsey Rovers Athletic Club, Port Soif
Umpires: Trevor Magee and Brian Papworth
Player of the match: Qamar Saeed

21 May
(scorecard)
Gibraltar 
218/8 (50 overs)
v
 Suriname
179 all out (49.1 overs)
Christian Rocca 50 (74)
Shazam Ramjohn 3/33 (10 overs)
Vishaul Singh 60 (72)
Iain Latin 6/23 (10 overs)
 Gibraltar won by 39 runs
King George V Sports Ground, Castel
Umpires: Paul Baldwin and Louis Fourie

21 May
(scorecard)
Nigeria 
217/5 (50 overs)
v
 Guernsey
218/2 (47 overs)
Endurance Ofem 78* (90)
Jeremy Frith 1/25 (10 overs)
Jeremy Frith 101* (128)
Saheed Akolade 2/28 (10 overs)
 Guernsey won by 8 wickets
College Field, St Peter Port
Umpires: Steve Bucknor and Richard Smith

23 May
(scorecard)
Bahrain 
273/5 (50 overs)
v
 Nigeria
97 all out (31.1 overs)
Ashraf Yaqoob 104* (112)
Endurance Ofem 1/18 (3 overs)
Akabogu Okwudili 23 (44)
Zafar Zaheer 4/27 (10 overs)
 Bahrain won by 176 runs
Guernsey Rovers Athletic Club, Port Soif
Umpires: Louis Fourie and Richard Smith
Player of the match: Ashraf Yaqoob

23 May
(scorecard)
Japan 
277/8 (50 overs)
v
 Gibraltar
198 all out (48.4 overs)
Patrick Giles-Jones 69 (104)
Kabir Mirpuri 2/40 (10 overs)
Chris Phillips 37 (46)
Takuro Hagihara 3/35 (9.4 overs)
 Japan won by 29 runs
College Field, St Peter Port
Umpires: Niels Bagh and Steve Bucknor

23 May
(scorecard)
Guernsey 
315/3 (50 overs)
v
 Suriname
52 all out (21.1 overs)
Jeremy Frith 106 (86)
Vishaul Singh 1/20 (10 overs)
Vishaul Singh 10 (15)
Jeremy Frith 5/8 (4 overs)
 Guernsey won by 263 runs
King George V Sports Ground, Castel
Umpires: Paul Baldwin and Brian Papworth
Player of the match: Jeremy Frith

Final and Playoffs

24 May
(scorecard)
Guernsey 
204/9 (50 overs)
v
 Bahrain
207/7 (46.1 overs)
Benjamin Ferbrache 51 (86)
Qamar Saeed 5/44 (10 overs)
Qamar Saeed 55* (60)
Gary Rich 3/39 (10 overs)
 Bahrain won by 3 wickets
King George V Sports Ground, Castel
Umpires: Niels Bagh and Trevor Magee
Player of the match: Qamar Saeed
  • Final

24 May
(scorecard)
Nigeria 
221/9 (50 overs)
v
 Japan
153 all out (48 overs)
Akabogu Okwudili 68 (112)
Kenji Murata 3/27 (10 overs)
Ko Irie 39 (57)
Olalekan Awolowo 4/36 (10 overs)
 Nigeria won by 68 runs
Guernsey Rovers Athletic Club, Port Soif
Umpires: Paul Baldwin and Louis Fourie
  • 3rd Place Playoff

24 May
(scorecard)
Suriname 
300/9 (50 overs)
v
 Gibraltar
292/9 (50 overs)
Troy Dudnath 130 (90)
Rex Purnell 2/38 (10 overs)
Iain Latin 73 (55)
Arun Gokoel 3/55 (9 overs)
 Suriname won by 8 runs
College Field, St Peter Port
Umpires: Brian Papworth and Richard Smith
  • 5th Place Playoff

Final Placings

Pos Team Status
1st  Bahrain Promoted to Global Division Six for 2009
2nd  Guernsey
3rd  Nigeria Remain in Global Division Seven for 2011
4th  Japan
5th  Suriname Relegated to Global Division Eight for 2010
6th  Gibraltar

Statistics

Most Runs Most Wickets
Guernsey Jeremy Frith 364 Bahrain Qamar Saeed 14
Bahrain Adil Hanif 304 Guernsey Jeremy Frith 13
Bahrain Ashraf Yaqoob 271 Japan Patrick Giles-Jones 13

References

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  6. ^ "Nigeria Squad". ESPNcricinfo. 7 May 2009. Archived from the original on 21 May 2009. Retrieved 13 May 2009.
  7. ^ "Suriname Squad". ESPNcricinfo. 7 May 2009. Archived from the original on 21 May 2009. Retrieved 13 May 2009.
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