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mv file from ls command help

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Hi guys, can someone give me the shell script code for below:  

1) ls -lr  xyz_*.txt
xyz_2_222.txt
xyz_2_111.txt
xyz_1_333.txt
xyz_1_222.txt

2) mv  xyz_1_222.txt  some_dir   (pick the lowest file from the list)

How do i do the above 2 steps in  a *.sh script, basically how to get the lowest file name of the ls -lr commnand and pass it to the mv command.

thanks
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mv `ls -r  xyz_*.txt|tail -1`  some_dir
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perfect thank you
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