Muscat: Oman's preparations for ICC WCL Division Two competition got off to a perfect start in Pretoria when they thrashed a local side
by 265 runs in a 50-over warm-up game.
Gary David rediscovered his shooting touch as Mighty Sports-Philippines wound up its stint in the 28th Dubai International Basketball Championship with a 94-80 victory over local side
Ball Above All on Thursday.
Chris Woakes removed Soumya Sarkar early on but Mazid carried the local side
with fluent batting before Ansari put the brakes on their innings with three quick strikes.
Outside of international breaks he plies his trade with local side
Hibernians and is preparing for a once-in-a-lifetime 'homecoming' at Wembley tomorrow, when he can expect to be much busier than his opposite number.
Some local side
roads will be affected by the contraflow and local diversion routes will be in place.
That result hands them a quarter-final tie against Liverpool & District side The Molly in a Valentine's Day special which means there will be a local side
in the last four.
On the local side
are Bader Al-Mutawa, Abdulhadi Khamis, Yousif Nasser, Fahad Al-Enezi, Mohammad Jragh, Fahad Al-Ansari, Abdulaziz Al-Mashaan, Talal Nayef, Musaed Neda, Fahad Al-Hajeri, Hussain Hakim, Abdullah Al-Buraiki, Khaled Ibrahim, Amer Al-Maatouq, Khaled Al-Rashidi, Sulaiman Abdulghafoor.
Unfortunately, (and you know what's coming here) in their first match against local side
Trefules, Papa Francisco had two players sent off in a 2-2 draw.
The Blues were the only local side
to progress in the Europa League, thanks to a 5-0 aggregate win, with Lowry scoring in both legs against IF Fuglafjordur to set up a tie with Skoda Xanthi.
While the date and opposition have yet to be confirmed, Liverpool are expected to play in July against local side
You can't really call it a local derby as we're 250 miles apart but it's definitely a region v region, north v south clash where you'll want to get behind your local side
Vairelles, who starred with Lens, Lyon and local side
AS Nancy, was remanded in custody and is due to appear in court on Tuesday.