ICC Under-19 World Cup Qualifier, Afghanistan Under-19s v United States of America Under-19s at Dublin, Aug 1, 2011
United States of America Under-19s won by 3 wickets (with 6 balls remaining) (D/L method)
Played at The Hills Cricket Club Ground, Dublin (neutral venue)
1 August 2011 (50-over match)

Mital Patel to Javed Ahmadi, OUT, as the rain gets heavy here the US get a wicket, swing of the bat and all he finds is the outside edge which flies to first slip and a smart catch is taken

Javed Ahmadi c Sewdial b Mital Patel 8 (7b 2x4 0x6) SR: 114.28

Afghanistan Under-19s 22/1   Hashmatullah Shahidi 11* (12b 2x4)   Mital Patel 1.1-0-3-1

Mital Patel to Shir Shirzai, OUT, and the captain goes for a duck, good delivery and the batsman throws his bat at it, outside edge is found and the man at first slip has it again.

Shir Shirzai c Sewdial b Mital Patel 0 (5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Afghanistan Under-19s 25/2   Hashmatullah Shahidi 11* (12b 2x4)   Mital Patel 2-0-6-2

Sandhu to Afsar Zazai, OUT, wide and short delivery and its smacked straight out to the man at deep point who takes a good catch

Afsar Zazai c Mirza b Sandhu 11 (17b 2x4 0x6) SR: 64.70

Afghanistan Under-19s 47/3   Hashmatullah Shahidi 20* (31b 4x4)   JS Sandhu 0.5-0-2-1

Shahid to Rahmatullah Sahaq, OUT, another one goes for a duck as he hits it straight up in the air to the man at cover

Rahmatullah Sahaq c Persaud b Shahid 0 (9b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Afghanistan Under-19s 51/4   Hashmatullah Shahidi 23* (41b 4x4)   H Shahid 4.5-1-9-1

Shahid to Hashmatullah Shahidi, OUT, another one goes here as the opener who had been steady plays it directly to the arms of the man at point

Hashmatullah Shahidi c Nair b Shahid 25 (49b 4x4 0x6) SR: 51.02

Afghanistan Under-19s 60/5   Nasir Jamal 7* (5b 1x4)   H Shahid 6-2-11-2

Joshi to Najibullah Zadran, OUT, but his innings is over now. Great delivery which just finds the outside edge and the keeper takes the catch

Najibullah Zadran c †Taylor b Joshi 70 (68b 14x4 0x6) SR: 102.94

Afghanistan Under-19s 156/6   Nasir Jamal 27* (53b 2x4)   AC Joshi 3.2-0-16-1

Mital Patel to Mohibullah Oryakhel, OUT, fullish delivery and the batsman just hits it softly straight back to bowler who takes an easy catch

Mohibullah Oryakhel c & b Mital Patel 4 (11b 0x4 0x6) SR: 36.36

Afghanistan Under-19s 167/7   Nasir Jamal 34* (63b 2x4)   Mital Patel 6.5-0-32-3

Mital Patel to Yamin Ahmadzai, OUT, never looked comfortable and he tries to play a forward defensive shot but misses and the bowler hits

Yamin Ahmadzai b Mital Patel 2 (10b 0x4 0x6) SR: 20.00

Afghanistan Under-19s 171/8   Nasir Jamal 36* (66b 2x4)   Mital Patel 8-0-35-4

Mital Patel to Aftab Alam, OUT, tries to hit him down the ground does not get hold of it and long-on comes in to take a smart catch

Aftab Alam c Shahid b Mital Patel 1 (3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

Afghanistan Under-19s 183/9   Nasir Jamal 47* (70b 3x4 1x6)   Mital Patel 8.1-0-35-5

Mital Patel to Nasir Jamal, OUT, and he gets the hat-trick! Tries to smack him over midwicket but the man there comes in and takes the catch. Not sure if the bowler realises it's 3 in 3.

Nasir Jamal c Sewdial b Mital Patel 47 (71b 3x4 1x6) SR: 66.19

Afghanistan Under-19s 183/10   Abdul Naseri 0* (0b)   Mital Patel 8.2-0-35-6





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Hours of play (local time) 10.45 start, First Session 10.45-14.15, Interval 14.15-15.00, Second Session 15.00-18.30

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