Kuwait won the toss and put Malaysia to bat. Malaysia scored a total of 124 runs in 35 overs. Shankar Sathish Chandran top scored with 28 runs. He was ably supported by Mohammad Syahir Ramli and Virandeep Singh who made 22 and 27 runs respectively. For Kuwait Fazlur Rehman and Mohammed Waseef took 3 wickets each giving away 24 and 18 runs respectively
Chasing Malaysia's total, Kuwait were all out for 108 runs in 40 overs. Kuwait's Faizaan Sidq made 31 runs and Saideep Yarapureddy made 16 runs. Malaysia opened their bowling with Pavandeep Singh who set the ball rolling by taking 3 wickets for 7 in his mesmerizing 8 overs spell.
Man of the match, Ainool Hafizs MD Yatim bowled an extraordinary spell to ensure Malaysia's victory by taking 4 wickets giving away 9 runs in his 5 overs. Shankar Goonasagaran ably supported by taking 2 wickets for 28 runs in his 8 overs.
Over at the Penang Sports Club, Singapore won by 12 runs in their match against Oman. Man of the match was Neil Dantas of Singapore.