Etihad Summer Festival, 2011 / Commentary

Etihad Summer Festival - 1st match

Afghanistan v Trinidad & Tobago

Afghanistan won by 35 runs

Welcome to King City for the first game of the Summer Festival where Afghanistan takes on Trinidad & Tobago, T&T has come with a solid team likes of Barath, Ganga, Ramdin and Mohammed are here Toss: Afghanistan has won the toss and they will bat first, Changes in the Afghanistan team, Shapoor gets a game and Hamza Hotak makes a come back as well, Stanikzai and Dawlat Zadran are missing out

0.1

Badree to Shabir Noori, FOUR, wide and short, Noori cuts it behind square for four

0.2

Badree to Shabir Noori, no run, this time, the leggie hurries up on him, beats the bat

0.3

Badree to Shabir Noori, no run, top spinner, the batsman gets an inside edge

0.4

Badree to Shabir Noori, no run, flat and quick through the air, Noori defends it back

0.5

Badree to Shabir Noori, no run, short again, cuts it in the air just short of short third man

0.6

Badree to Shabir Noori, 1 run, cuts it behind square, poor effort from the fielder at point

End of over 1 (5 runs) Afghanistan 5/0
Shabir Noori    5* (6b 1x4)      S Badree    1-0-5-0
Karim Sadiq    0* (0b)     

1.1

Emrit to Shabir Noori, OUT, cleaned him up, Emrit moved it out of the wicket

Shabir Noori b Emrit 5 (3m 7b 1x4 0x6) SR: 71.42

1.2

Emrit to Mohammad Shahzad, 1 run, cuts it in the air to third man

1.3

Emrit to Karim Sadiq, no run, Emrit bowls it short of a length and tucks him up

1.4

Emrit to Karim Sadiq, 2 runs, lofts it high over mid off

1.5

Emrit to Karim Sadiq, no run, defends it of the backfoot

1.6

Emrit to Karim Sadiq, no run, struck on the pads

End of over 2 (3 runs) Afghanistan 8/1
Karim Sadiq    2* (4b)      RR Emrit    1-0-3-1
Mohammad Shahzad    1* (1b)      S Badree    1-0-5-0

2.1

Badree to Mohammad Shahzad, no run, cuts it to point

2.2

Badree to Mohammad Shahzad, FOUR, goves over cover, that was well pitched up

2.3

Badree to Mohammad Shahzad, 1 run, inside edge, going for the big one, single to fine leg

2.4

Badree to Karim Sadiq, no run, driven straight to covers

2.5

Badree to Karim Sadiq, 1 run, lofts it just short of long off

2.6

Badree to Mohammad Shahzad, no run

End of over 3 (6 runs) Afghanistan 14/1
Mohammad Shahzad    6* (5b 1x4)      S Badree    2-0-11-0
Karim Sadiq    3* (6b)      RR Emrit    1-0-3-1

3.1

Emrit to Karim Sadiq, no run, goes for a big heave over mid wicket, doesn't connect

3.2

Emrit to Karim Sadiq, FOUR, Bouncer, makes room and pulls it in front of square

3.3

Emrit to Karim Sadiq, no run

3.4

Emrit to Karim Sadiq, no run, makes room again, this time the bowler follows him

3.5

Emrit to Karim Sadiq, FOUR, cuts it hard over point for four

3.6

Emrit to Karim Sadiq, no run, defends it back

End of over 4 (8 runs) Afghanistan 22/1
Karim Sadiq    11* (12b 2x4)      RR Emrit    2-0-11-1
Mohammad Shahzad    6* (5b 1x4)      S Badree    2-0-11-0

4.1

Kelly to Mohammad Shahzad, no run, squared him up, that moved of the seem

4.2

Kelly to Mohammad Shahzad, OUT, Peach ! squared him up and fine edge to the keeper

Mohammad Shahzad c †Ramdin b Kelly 6 (12m 7b 1x4 0x6) SR: 85.71

4.3

Kelly to Nawroz Mangal, 2 runs, driven over covers for a double

4.4

Kelly to Nawroz Mangal, no run, cuts it to point

4.5

Kelly to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run, pulls it to square leg

4.6

Kelly to Karim Sadiq, FOUR, too full, Sadiq lofts it over the bowlers head

End of over 5 (7 runs) Afghanistan 29/2
Karim Sadiq    15* (13b 3x4)      RA Kelly    1-0-7-1
Nawroz Mangal    3* (3b)      RR Emrit    2-0-11-1

5.1

Emrit to Nawroz Mangal, 2 runs, cuts it over point

5.2

Emrit to Nawroz Mangal, 2 runs, pulls it over square leg, outfield is slow today

5.3

Emrit to Nawroz Mangal, SIX, Pulled it over mid wicket, that went all the way

5.4

Emrit to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run, short again, he pulls it along the ground this time

5.5

Emrit to Karim Sadiq, no run, short ball again, he tried to cut it but bounced too much

5.6

Emrit to Karim Sadiq, OUT, Skied the pull ! straight to mid wicket

Karim Sadiq c D Ganga b Emrit 15 (24m 15b 3x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

End of over 6 (11 runs) Afghanistan 40/3
     RR Emrit    3-0-22-2
Nawroz Mangal    14* (7b 1x6)      RA Kelly    1-0-7-1

6.1

Kelly to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run, driven to mid on

6.2

Kelly to Mohammad Nabi, no run, cut out, that was beauty, popped up just wide of the bowler

6.3

Kelly to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run, driven to long off

6.4

Kelly to Nawroz Mangal, 2 runs, Pulls it high in the air, falls safely

6.5

Kelly to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run

6.6

Kelly to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run

End of over 7 (6 runs) Afghanistan 46/3
Mohammad Nabi    2* (3b)      RA Kelly    2-0-13-1
Nawroz Mangal    18* (10b 1x6)      RR Emrit    3-0-22-2

7.1

D Mohammed to Mohammad Nabi, no run

7.2

D Mohammed to Mohammad Nabi, no run

7.3

D Mohammed to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run

7.4

D Mohammed to Nawroz Mangal, no run

7.5

D Mohammed to Nawroz Mangal, no run, plays it to square leg

7.6

D Mohammed to Nawroz Mangal, no run, beats the bat and struck on the pads

End of over 8 (1 run) Afghanistan 47/3
Nawroz Mangal    18* (13b 1x6)      D Mohammed    1-0-1-0
Mohammad Nabi    3* (6b)      RA Kelly    2-0-13-1

8.1

Kelly to Mohammad Nabi, no run, that went right through bat and pad just above the stumps

8.2

Kelly to Mohammad Nabi, no run, Yorker dug out to mid off

8.3

Kelly to Mohammad Nabi, OUT, Goes for a big heave, skies it up and Ramdin runs to square leg to collect it safely

Mohammad Nabi c †Ramdin b Kelly 3 (9m 9b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

8.4

Kelly to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run

8.5

Kelly to Samiullah Shenwari, no run

8.6

Kelly to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run

End of over 9 (2 runs) Afghanistan 49/4
Samiullah Shenwari    1* (2b)      RA Kelly    3-0-15-2
Nawroz Mangal    19* (14b 1x6)      D Mohammed    1-0-1-0

9.1

D Mohammed to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run

9.2

D Mohammed to Nawroz Mangal, 2 runs

9.3

D Mohammed to Nawroz Mangal, no run

9.4

D Mohammed to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run, sweeps it to mid wicket

9.5

D Mohammed to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run, nudges it to square leg for a single

9.6

D Mohammed to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run, flicks it to square leg for another single

End of over 10 (6 runs) Afghanistan 55/4
Nawroz Mangal    23* (18b 1x6)      D Mohammed    2-0-7-0
Samiullah Shenwari    3* (4b)      RA Kelly    3-0-15-2

10.1

Stewart to Nawroz Mangal, no run, goes hard at it, inside edge into the ground and to the keeper

10.2

Stewart to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run, pulls it to deep square leg

10.3

Stewart to Samiullah Shenwari, no run, slower bouncer, the batsman fails to pick it and is beaten

10.4

Stewart to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run, plays it with soft hands to mid on for a single

10.5

Stewart to Nawroz Mangal, no run, pulls it to mid wicket

10.6

Stewart to Nawroz Mangal, no run, driven to mid on

End of over 11 (2 runs) Afghanistan 57/4
Nawroz Mangal    24* (22b 1x6)      ND Stewart    1-0-2-0
Samiullah Shenwari    4* (6b)      D Mohammed    2-0-7-0

11.1

D Mohammed to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run, reverse sweep, gets the glove and takes a single

11.2

D Mohammed to Nawroz Mangal, no run

11.3

D Mohammed to Nawroz Mangal, SIX, Launched it flat and down the ground, Good catch but the fielder stepped on the rope

11.4

D Mohammed to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run, plays it to third man

11.5

D Mohammed to Samiullah Shenwari, no run

11.6

D Mohammed to Samiullah Shenwari, 2 runs

End of over 12 (10 runs) Afghanistan 67/4
Samiullah Shenwari    7* (9b)      D Mohammed    3-0-17-0
Nawroz Mangal    31* (25b 2x6)      ND Stewart    1-0-2-0

12.1

Stewart to Nawroz Mangal, SIX, swipes it high over deep square leg

12.2

Stewart to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run, goes across the line and to deep mid wicket

12.3

Stewart to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run, that kicked of a length, fended to square leg

12.4

Stewart to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run, makes room, and drives it wide of mid off

12.5

Stewart to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run, plays it softly to covers

12.6

Stewart to Nawroz Mangal, SIX, big hit over the bowlers head

End of over 13 (16 runs) Afghanistan 83/4
Nawroz Mangal    45* (29b 4x6)      ND Stewart    2-0-18-0
Samiullah Shenwari    9* (11b)      D Mohammed    3-0-17-0

13.1

S Ganga to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run

13.2

S Ganga to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run

13.3

S Ganga to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 wide

13.3

S Ganga to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 wide

13.3

S Ganga to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run

13.4

S Ganga to Nawroz Mangal, no run

13.5

S Ganga to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run

13.6

S Ganga to Samiullah Shenwari, OUT

Samiullah Shenwari c Stewart b S Ganga 11 (21m 14b 0x4 0x6) SR: 78.57

End of over 14 (22 runs) Afghanistan 89/5
     S Ganga    1-0-6-1
Nawroz Mangal    47* (32b 4x6)      ND Stewart    2-0-18-0

14.1

Badree to Gulbadin Naib, SIX

14.2

Badree to Gulbadin Naib, 1 run

14.3

Badree to Nawroz Mangal, 2 runs

14.4

Badree to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run

14.5

Badree to Gulbadin Naib, no run

14.6

Badree to Gulbadin Naib, no run

End of over 15 (10 runs) Afghanistan 99/5
Gulbadin Naib    7* (4b 1x6)      S Badree    3-0-21-0
Nawroz Mangal    50* (34b 4x6)      S Ganga    1-0-6-1

15.1

S Ganga to Nawroz Mangal, no run

15.2

S Ganga to Nawroz Mangal, no run

15.3

S Ganga to Nawroz Mangal, 2 runs

15.4

S Ganga to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run

15.5

S Ganga to Gulbadin Naib, 1 run

15.6

S Ganga to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run

End of over 16 (5 runs) Afghanistan 104/5
Nawroz Mangal    54* (39b 4x6)      S Ganga    2-0-11-1
Gulbadin Naib    8* (5b 1x6)      S Badree    3-0-21-0

16.1

Kelly to Nawroz Mangal, FOUR, pick up shot just scoops it behind fine leg

16.2

Kelly to Nawroz Mangal, SIX, Massive, that came straight to me at the Long off boundary

16.3

Kelly to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run, pulls it to mid wicket

16.4

Kelly to Gulbadin Naib, 1 run, single to long on

16.5

Kelly to Nawroz Mangal, SIX, makes room, and pulls it long over mid wicket

16.6

Kelly to Nawroz Mangal, SIX, Another one ! this one goes over long on

End of over 17 (24 runs) Afghanistan 128/5
Nawroz Mangal    77* (44b 1x4 7x6)      RA Kelly    4-0-39-2
Gulbadin Naib    9* (6b 1x6)      S Ganga    2-0-11-1

17.1

S Ganga to Gulbadin Naib, 1 run, flicks it to fine leg

17.2

S Ganga to Nawroz Mangal, no run

17.3

S Ganga to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run

17.4

S Ganga to Gulbadin Naib, OUT, cuts it straight to Barath at point

Gulbadin Naib c Barath b S Ganga 10 (13m 8b 0x4 1x6) SR: 125.00

17.5

S Ganga to Mirwais Ashraf, 1 run, driven to long off

17.6

S Ganga to Nawroz Mangal, no run, plays it to mid wicket

End of over 18 (3 runs) Afghanistan 131/6
Nawroz Mangal    78* (47b 1x4 7x6)      S Ganga    3-0-14-2
Mirwais Ashraf    1* (1b)      RA Kelly    4-0-39-2

18.1

Emrit to Mirwais Ashraf, OUT

Nawroz Mangal run out 78 (64m 47b 1x4 7x6) SR: 165.95

18.2

Emrit to Hamid Hassan, no run

18.3

Emrit to Hamid Hassan, no run

18.4

Emrit to Hamid Hassan, 1 run

18.5

Emrit to Mirwais Ashraf, no run, misses it again

18.6

Emrit to Mirwais Ashraf, FOUR, this time he connect only a top edge but its good enough to go for four to third man

End of over 19 (5 runs) Afghanistan 136/7
Mirwais Ashraf    5* (4b 1x4)      RR Emrit    4-0-27-2
Hamid Hassan    1* (3b)      S Ganga    3-0-14-2

19.1

S Ganga to Hamid Hassan, 1 leg bye

19.2

S Ganga to Mirwais Ashraf, 1 run, big swing, bottom edge to fine leg

19.3

S Ganga to Hamid Hassan, OUT, cleaned him up, goes for a big hit but doesn't connect

Hamid Hassan b S Ganga 1 (4m 5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 20.00

19.4

S Ganga to Shapoor Zadran, OUT, cleaned him up, going for a big one

Shapoor Zadran b S Ganga 0 (1m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

19.5

S Ganga to Amir Hamza, OUT, Hattrick ! yorker goes for a big one and fails to dig it out

Amir Hamza b S Ganga 0 (1m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Thats 5 wicket for Ganga add a hattrick to it as well, brilliant stuff

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Photos

Aug 11, 2011

Nowroz Mangal hits one of his seven sixes, Afghanistan v Trinidad & Tobago XI, Summer Festival, 1st match, King City, August 11, 2011

Nowroz Mangal hits one of his seven sixes

© Eddie Norfolk

Aug 11, 2011

Sherwin Ganga completes his hat-trick by bowling Amir Hamza, Afghanistan v Trinidad & Tobago XI, Summer Festival, 1st match, King City, August 11, 2011

Sherwin Ganga completes his hat-trick by bowling Afghanistan's Amir Hamza

© Eddie Norfolk