ICC Under-19 World Cup Qualifier, 2011 / Commentary

ICC Under-19 World Cup Qualifier

Afghanistan Under-19s v Canada Under-19s

Afghanistan Under-19s won by 8 wickets (with 210 balls remaining)

Welcome to our coverage of a crucial U19 World Cup Qualifier between Afghanistan and Canada. The equation is simple for Canada who must win to qualify, the Afghans could lose and still make the World Cup, but they will want to have their destinmy in their own hands. The news from the middle is that Aghanistan have won the toss and will field. It's cloudy but dry here so we should start as scheduled.

0.1

Aftab Alam to Shah, no run, just passes the outside edge to begin

0.2

Aftab Alam to Shah, 1 run, edged down to third man

0.3

Aftab Alam to Pathan, no run, left alone by the batsman

0.4

Aftab Alam to Pathan, no run, driven firmly into the covers

0.5

Aftab Alam to Pathan, no run, big appeal for lbw but nothing given

0.6

Aftab Alam to Pathan, no run, flies past the outside edge

End of over 1 (1 run) Canada Under-19s 1/0
R Pathan    0* (4b)      Aftab Alam    1-0-1-0
AM Shah    1* (2b)     

1.1

Najibullah Zadran to Shah, no run, play and a miss and it nearly finds an outside edge

1.2

Najibullah Zadran to Shah, no run, another which beats the batsman, good start from the bowler

1.3

Najibullah Zadran to Shah, no run, turned towards midwicket

1.4

Najibullah Zadran to Shah, no run, defended into the legside

1.5

Najibullah Zadran to Shah, no run

1.6

Najibullah Zadran to Shah, 1 run, flicked out to deep midwicket

End of over 2 (1 run) Canada Under-19s 2/0
AM Shah    2* (8b)      Najibullah Zadran    1-0-1-0
R Pathan    0* (4b)      Aftab Alam    1-0-1-0

2.1

Aftab Alam to Shah, 1 run, edged down to third man

2.2

Aftab Alam to Pathan, FOUR, great drive off the back foot through the covers to bring up the first boundary

2.3

Aftab Alam to Pathan, no run, left alone outside the off-stump

2.4

Aftab Alam to Pathan, OUT, and a breakthrough for Canada as the batsman tries to play a straight drive but misses and the bowler hits

R Pathan b Aftab Alam 4 (7b 1x4 0x6) SR: 57.14

2.5

Aftab Alam to Kumar, no run, defended back to the bowler, I of course meant it was a breakthrough for Afghanistan!

2.6

Aftab Alam to Kumar, no run, flicked to square leg

End of over 3 (5 runs) Canada Under-19s 7/1
NR Kumar    0* (2b)      Aftab Alam    2-0-6-1
AM Shah    3* (9b)      Najibullah Zadran    1-0-1-0

3.1

Najibullah Zadran to Shah, no run

3.2

Najibullah Zadran to Shah, no run

3.3

Najibullah Zadran to Shah, no run, driven hard at mid-off

3.4

Najibullah Zadran to Shah, 1 run, played to deep midwicket

3.5

Najibullah Zadran to Kumar, FOUR, too much width and he hammers him through the covers and it races to the rope

3.6

Najibullah Zadran to Kumar, no run, defened into the legside

End of over 4 (5 runs) Canada Under-19s 12/1
NR Kumar    4* (4b 1x4)      Najibullah Zadran    2-0-6-0
AM Shah    4* (13b)      Aftab Alam    2-0-6-1

4.1

Aftab Alam to Shah, no run, played to mid-off

4.2

Aftab Alam to Shah, no run, played out to point

4.3

Aftab Alam to Shah, no run, driven softly to mid-on

4.4

Aftab Alam to Shah, no run, defended back to the bowler

4.5

Aftab Alam to Shah, 1 wide

4.5

Aftab Alam to Shah, 2 runs, turned towards deep midwicket

4.6

Aftab Alam to Shah, 1 run, skillfully steered to third man

End of over 5 (4 runs) Canada Under-19s 16/1
AM Shah    7* (19b)      Aftab Alam    3-0-10-1
NR Kumar    4* (4b 1x4)      Najibullah Zadran    2-0-6-0

5.1

Sayed Shirzad to Shah, no run, drvien to the man at point

5.2

Sayed Shirzad to Shah, OUT, finds the outside edge from a defensive shot and it's a superb diving catch by the sweeper

AM Shah c †Afsar Zazai b Sayed Shirzad 7 (21b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

5.3

Sayed Shirzad to Dutta, no run, left alone outside the off-stump

5.4

Sayed Shirzad to Dutta, no run, played into the legside

5.5

Sayed Shirzad to Dutta, no run, appeal for lbw but pitched outside leg

5.6

Sayed Shirzad to Dutta, no run, defended into the offside

End of over 6 (wicket maiden) Canada Under-19s 16/2
N Dutta    0* (4b)      Sayed Shirzad    1-1-0-1
NR Kumar    4* (4b 1x4)      Aftab Alam    3-0-10-1

6.1

Aftab Alam to Kumar, no run

6.2

Aftab Alam to Kumar, 1 wide

6.2

Aftab Alam to Kumar, no run, pushed into the covers

6.3

Aftab Alam to Kumar, no run, defended to mid-on

6.4

Aftab Alam to Kumar, 2 runs, flicked to deep midwicket a misfield allows a second run

6.5

Aftab Alam to Kumar, no run, back of a length and it's tapped into the legside

6.6

Aftab Alam to Kumar, no run, defended into the covers

End of over 7 (3 runs) Canada Under-19s 19/2
NR Kumar    6* (10b 1x4)      Aftab Alam    4-0-13-1
N Dutta    0* (4b)      Sayed Shirzad    1-1-0-1

7.1

Sayed Shirzad to Dutta, no run, forward defensive played to that one

7.2

Sayed Shirzad to Dutta, no run

7.3

Sayed Shirzad to Dutta, 1 run, hacked down to third man

7.4

Sayed Shirzad to Kumar, no run, appeal for an outside edge, bowler is more convinced than the other fielders

7.5

Sayed Shirzad to Kumar, FOUR, driven uppishly but through the gap in the covers

7.6

Sayed Shirzad to Kumar, 1 run, flicked off his legs past mid-on

End of over 8 (6 runs) Canada Under-19s 25/2
NR Kumar    11* (13b 2x4)      Sayed Shirzad    2-1-6-1
N Dutta    1* (7b)      Aftab Alam    4-0-13-1

8.1

Aftab Alam to Kumar, no run, played into the covers

8.2

Aftab Alam to Kumar, no run, pushed towards mid-on

8.3

Aftab Alam to Kumar, no run, flicks the pads and goes down the legside, great take by the keeper, appeal for a catch but nothing given

8.4

Aftab Alam to Kumar, no run, played to square leg

8.5

Aftab Alam to Kumar, no run, driven straight and it hits the wicket at the other end

8.6

Aftab Alam to Kumar, no run

End of over 9 (maiden) Canada Under-19s 25/2
NR Kumar    11* (19b 2x4)      Aftab Alam    5-1-13-1
N Dutta    1* (7b)      Sayed Shirzad    2-1-6-1

9.1

Sayed Shirzad to Dutta, OUT

N Dutta run out 1 (8b 0x4 0x6) SR: 12.50

9.2

Sayed Shirzad to Kumar, no run, left alone, great direct hit from the fielder in the legside to dismiss the last batsman

9.3

Sayed Shirzad to Kumar, no run

9.4

Sayed Shirzad to Kumar, no run, defended out to point

9.5

Sayed Shirzad to Kumar, no run

9.6

Sayed Shirzad to Kumar, no run, pushed back to the bowler

Bowling powerplay taken

End of over 10 (wicket maiden) Canada Under-19s 25/3
NR Kumar    11* (24b 2x4)      Sayed Shirzad    3-2-6-1
KLT Edghill    0* (0b)      Aftab Alam    5-1-13-1

10.1

Aftab Alam to Edghill, no run, defended into the offside and the bowler fields

10.2

Aftab Alam to Edghill, no run

10.3

Aftab Alam to Edghill, 1 run, yorker which is well dug out to midwicket

10.4

Aftab Alam to Kumar, 1 run, defended to the bowler, he tries to run out the non-striker, hits but the man is safe and they run an overthrow

10.5

Aftab Alam to Edghill, no run

10.6

Aftab Alam to Edghill, FOUR, short and hooked just over the man at square leg and it hurries away to the rope

End of over 11 (6 runs) Canada Under-19s 31/3
KLT Edghill    5* (5b 1x4)      Aftab Alam    6-1-19-1
NR Kumar    12* (25b 2x4)      Sayed Shirzad    3-2-6-1

11.1

Sayed Shirzad to Kumar, OUT

KLT Edghill run out 5 (5b 1x4 0x6) SR: 100.00

Very unlucky dismissal as a straight drive is half fielded by the bowler it deflects on to the stumps and the man is out of his ground

11.2

Sayed Shirzad to Kumar, no run

11.3

Sayed Shirzad to Kumar, no run, cut away into the offside

11.4

Sayed Shirzad to Kumar, OUT, Canada in real trouble as their best batsman departs, pacy swinging delivery and it uproots the off-stump

NR Kumar b Sayed Shirzad 12 (29b 2x4 0x6) SR: 41.37

11.5

Sayed Shirzad to Aurka, no run, defended into the offside

11.6

Sayed Shirzad to Aurka, 2 wides, down the legside and the keeper parries it

11.6

Sayed Shirzad to Juvarajan, no run, left alone outside the off-stump

End of over 12 (2 runs) Canada Under-19s 33/5
K Juvarajan    0* (1b)      Sayed Shirzad    4-2-8-2
S Aurka    0* (1b)      Aftab Alam    6-1-19-1

12.1

Aftab Alam to Aurka, no run, yorker that is almost defended on to the stumps

12.2

Aftab Alam to Aurka, 1 run, guided to a short third man, but they still scamper a run

12.3

Aftab Alam to Juvarajan, no run, drvien hard to the man at cover

12.4

Aftab Alam to Juvarajan, no run, left alone by the batsman

12.5

Aftab Alam to Juvarajan, no run

12.6

Aftab Alam to Juvarajan, 1 wide, strays down the legside

12.6

Aftab Alam to Juvarajan, no run, another yorker and it's well dug out

End of over 13 (2 runs) Canada Under-19s 35/5
K Juvarajan    0* (5b)      Aftab Alam    7-1-21-1
S Aurka    1* (3b)      Sayed Shirzad    4-2-8-2

13.1

Sayed Shirzad to Aurka, no run, batsman shoulders his arms to that one

13.2

Sayed Shirzad to Aurka, no run, defended back to the bowler

13.3

Sayed Shirzad to Aurka, no run, left alone outside the off-stump

13.4

Sayed Shirzad to Aurka, 1 run, flicked towards midwicket

13.5

Sayed Shirzad to Juvarajan, no run

13.6

Sayed Shirzad to Juvarajan, 1 run, turned into the legside for a single

End of over 14 (2 runs) Canada Under-19s 37/5
K Juvarajan    1* (7b)      Sayed Shirzad    5-2-10-2
S Aurka    2* (7b)      Aftab Alam    7-1-21-1

14.1

Yamin Ahmadzai to Juvarajan, no run, edged but just drops before slip

14.2

Yamin Ahmadzai to Juvarajan, no run, batsman play no shot to that one

14.3

Yamin Ahmadzai to Juvarajan, 1 run, turned into the midwicket region

14.4

Yamin Ahmadzai to Aurka, no run

14.5

Yamin Ahmadzai to Aurka, no run, played to mid-on

14.6

Yamin Ahmadzai to Aurka, no run, left alone outside off-stump

End of over 15 (1 run) Canada Under-19s 38/5
S Aurka    2* (10b)      Yamin Ahmadzai    1-0-1-0
K Juvarajan    2* (10b)      Sayed Shirzad    5-2-10-2

15.1

Sayed Shirzad to Juvarajan, no run, full delivery that is well defended, accurate stuff from this bowler

15.2

Sayed Shirzad to Juvarajan, no run, edged but does not carry to the slips

15.3

Sayed Shirzad to Juvarajan, no run, again in the blockhole and again the batsman can only defend

15.4

Sayed Shirzad to Juvarajan, 1 run, flicked backward of sqaure

15.5

Sayed Shirzad to Aurka, no run

15.6

Sayed Shirzad to Aurka, no run

End of over 16 (1 run) Canada Under-19s 39/5
S Aurka    2* (12b)      Sayed Shirzad    6-2-11-2
K Juvarajan    3* (14b)      Yamin Ahmadzai    1-0-1-0

16.1

Yamin Ahmadzai to Juvarajan, no run

16.2

Yamin Ahmadzai to Juvarajan, OUT, tries to play it straight but his pads are hit in front and the umpire raises the finger

K Juvarajan lbw b Yamin Ahmadzai 3 (16b 0x4 0x6) SR: 18.75

Match State: Drinks

16.3

Yamin Ahmadzai to Ramsammy, no run, defended back to the bowler

16.4

Yamin Ahmadzai to Ramsammy, 4 leg byes, flicked very fine off the pads

16.5

Yamin Ahmadzai to Ramsammy, no run

16.6

Yamin Ahmadzai to Ramsammy, no run, pushed towards mid-off

Man at silly point to assist the spinner

End of over 17 (4 runs, wicket maiden) Canada Under-19s 43/6
DR Ramsammy    0* (4b)      Yamin Ahmadzai    2-1-1-1
S Aurka    2* (12b)      Sayed Shirzad    6-2-11-2

17.1

Abdul Naseri to Aurka, no run, pushed back to the bowler

17.2

Abdul Naseri to Aurka, no run, driven firmly to mid-off

17.3

Abdul Naseri to Aurka, no run, lovely flighted delivery and it just passes the outside edge

17.4

Abdul Naseri to Aurka, 1 run, flicked through the legside

17.5

Abdul Naseri to Ramsammy, no run, great diving stop by the bowler to his right

17.6

Abdul Naseri to Ramsammy, no run, turned towards backward square leg

End of over 18 (1 run) Canada Under-19s 44/6
DR Ramsammy    0* (6b)      Abdul Naseri    1-0-1-0
S Aurka    3* (16b)      Yamin Ahmadzai    2-1-1-1

18.1

Yamin Ahmadzai to Aurka, no run

18.2

Yamin Ahmadzai to Aurka, no run

18.3

Yamin Ahmadzai to Aurka, 1 run

18.4

Yamin Ahmadzai to Ramsammy, no run

18.5

Yamin Ahmadzai to Ramsammy, no run, drvien firmly into the covers

18.6

Yamin Ahmadzai to Ramsammy, no run, flashing drive and finds the edge, but it's DROPPED at first slip

End of over 19 (1 run) Canada Under-19s 45/6
DR Ramsammy    0* (9b)      Yamin Ahmadzai    3-1-2-1
S Aurka    4* (19b)      Abdul Naseri    1-0-1-0

19.1

Abdul Naseri to Aurka, no run

19.2

Abdul Naseri to Aurka, no run, defended into the legside

19.3

Abdul Naseri to Aurka, 1 run, driven through the midwicket region

19.4

Abdul Naseri to Ramsammy, no run, played back to the bowler

19.5

Abdul Naseri to Ramsammy, no run, well stopped at mid-off

19.6

Abdul Naseri to Ramsammy, no run

End of over 20 (1 run) Canada Under-19s 46/6
DR Ramsammy    0* (12b)      Abdul Naseri    2-0-2-0
S Aurka    5* (22b)      Yamin Ahmadzai    3-1-2-1

20.1

Yamin Ahmadzai to Aurka, no run

20.2

Yamin Ahmadzai to Aurka, FOUR, flicked away to the deep backward sqaure leg boundary

Fifty up for Canada, it's real struggle for them now. Delay here as a man has pulled up in the field with what appears to be a pulled hamstring

20.3

Yamin Ahmadzai to Aurka, no run, defended into the offside

20.4

Yamin Ahmadzai to Aurka, no run, batsman leaves that alone

20.5

Yamin Ahmadzai to Aurka, 1 run, quick single taken to mid-on

20.6

Yamin Ahmadzai to Ramsammy, no run, pushed back to the bowler

End of over 21 (5 runs) Canada Under-19s 51/6
DR Ramsammy    0* (13b)      Yamin Ahmadzai    4-1-7-1
S Aurka    10* (27b 1x4)      Abdul Naseri    2-0-2-0

21.1

Abdul Naseri to Aurka, no run, defended into the legside

21.2

Abdul Naseri to Aurka, no run, pushed back to the bowler

21.3

Abdul Naseri to Aurka, no run

21.4

Abdul Naseri to Aurka, 1 run, turned through a vacant midwicket region

21.5

Abdul Naseri to Ramsammy, no run, left alone by the batsman

21.6

Abdul Naseri to Ramsammy, no run, forward defensive played to that one

End of over 22 (1 run) Canada Under-19s 52/6
DR Ramsammy    0* (15b)      Abdul Naseri    3-0-3-0
S Aurka    11* (31b 1x4)      Yamin Ahmadzai    4-1-7-1

22.1

Yamin Ahmadzai to Aurka, 1 leg bye, turned fine off the pads

22.2

Yamin Ahmadzai to Ramsammy, 1 run, quick single taken to mid-off

22.3

Yamin Ahmadzai to Aurka, no run

22.4

Yamin Ahmadzai to Aurka, no run, defended into the covers

22.5

Yamin Ahmadzai to Aurka, no run, big appeal for a catch after an attempted hook shot but it hit the helmet according to the umpire

22.6

Yamin Ahmadzai to Aurka, no run, another appeal, this time for lbw with the same result, not out.

End of over 23 (2 runs) Canada Under-19s 54/6
S Aurka    11* (36b 1x4)      Yamin Ahmadzai    5-1-8-1
DR Ramsammy    1* (16b)      Abdul Naseri    3-0-3-0

23.1

Abdul Naseri to Ramsammy, no run, no shot played to that one

23.2

Abdul Naseri to Ramsammy, 1 run, half stop by the bowler and they run a quick one

23.3

Abdul Naseri to Aurka, no run

23.4

Abdul Naseri to Aurka, 1 run, played to deep midwicket

23.5

Abdul Naseri to Ramsammy, no run, driven hard at mid-off

23.6

Abdul Naseri to Ramsammy, no run

End of over 24 (2 runs) Canada Under-19s 56/6
DR Ramsammy    2* (20b)      Abdul Naseri    4-0-5-0
S Aurka    12* (38b 1x4)      Yamin Ahmadzai    5-1-8-1

24.1

Yamin Ahmadzai to Aurka, no run

24.2

Yamin Ahmadzai to Aurka, no run, played to mid-on

24.3

Yamin Ahmadzai to Aurka, no run, defended into the covers

24.4

Yamin Ahmadzai to Aurka, no run

24.5

Yamin Ahmadzai to Aurka, no run, non-striker calls for one but is sent back, and a shy at the stumps just misses

24.6

Yamin Ahmadzai to Aurka, no run, played into the offside to complete a maiden, Canada being very cautious here

End of over 25 (maiden) Canada Under-19s 56/6
S Aurka    12* (44b 1x4)      Yamin Ahmadzai    6-2-8-1
DR Ramsammy    2* (20b)      Abdul Naseri    4-0-5-0

25.1

Abdul Naseri to Ramsammy, no run

25.2

Abdul Naseri to Ramsammy, no run, defended back to the bowler

25.3

Abdul Naseri to Ramsammy, no run, cut away but directly to backward point

25.4

Abdul Naseri to Ramsammy, no run, played out to square leg

25.5

Abdul Naseri to Ramsammy, no run, appeal for lbw, the umpire shakes his head

25.6

Abdul Naseri to Ramsammy, no run, driven softly to point to complete another maiden

End of over 26 (maiden) Canada Under-19s 56/6
DR Ramsammy    2* (26b)      Abdul Naseri    5-1-5-0
S Aurka    12* (44b 1x4)      Yamin Ahmadzai    6-2-8-1

26.1

Yamin Ahmadzai to Aurka, no run, no shot played to that delivery

26.2

Yamin Ahmadzai to Aurka, OUT, short ball and the batsman tries the hook, this tme he does connect but he skies it to first slip who takes an easy catch

S Aurka c & b Yamin Ahmadzai 12 (46b 1x4 0x6) SR: 26.08

26.3

Yamin Ahmadzai to Aulakh, 1 run, flicked just past the man at mid-on for a single

26.4

Yamin Ahmadzai to Ramsammy, no run, drvien softly into the covers

26.5

Yamin Ahmadzai to Ramsammy, FOUR, played through the covers off the back foot for a rare boundary

26.6

Yamin Ahmadzai to Ramsammy, 1 wide, too short

26.6

Yamin Ahmadzai to Ramsammy, no run, great stop at backward point

End of over 27 (6 runs) Canada Under-19s 62/7
DR Ramsammy    6* (29b 1x4)      Yamin Ahmadzai    7-2-14-2
MS Aulakh    1* (1b)      Abdul Naseri    5-1-5-0

27.1

Abdul Naseri to Aulakh, no run, non-striker wants one but is sent back

27.2

Abdul Naseri to Aulakh, no run

27.3

Abdul Naseri to Aulakh, no run, defened into the offside

27.4

Abdul Naseri to Aulakh, no run, played to the man at midwicket

27.5

Abdul Naseri to Aulakh, no run, tries to steer it away along the floor but first slip cuts it off

27.6

Abdul Naseri to Aulakh, no run

End of over 28 (maiden) Canada Under-19s 62/7
MS Aulakh    1* (7b)      Abdul Naseri    6-2-5-0
DR Ramsammy    6* (29b 1x4)      Yamin Ahmadzai    7-2-14-2

28.1

Yamin Ahmadzai to Ramsammy, no run, batsman calls for one but is sent back and has to dive to make his ground

28.2

Yamin Ahmadzai to Ramsammy, FOUR, turned through midwicket and the fielders can't gather it in

28.3

Yamin Ahmadzai to Ramsammy, 2 runs, played to deep backward square leg

28.4

Yamin Ahmadzai to Ramsammy, no run, played out to backward point

28.5

Yamin Ahmadzai to Ramsammy, 1 wide, way too short

28.5

Yamin Ahmadzai to Ramsammy, no run, yorker that is dug out back to the bowler

28.6

Yamin Ahmadzai to Ramsammy, 1 run, quick single taken in the offside, mid-off has to come round to field

End of over 29 (8 runs) Canada Under-19s 70/7
DR Ramsammy    13* (35b 2x4)      Yamin Ahmadzai    8-2-22-2
MS Aulakh    1* (7b)      Abdul Naseri    6-2-5-0

29.1

Abdul Naseri to Ramsammy, no run

29.2

Abdul Naseri to Ramsammy, OUT, another one goes as he lobs a fullish delivery into the arms of the man at cover

DR Ramsammy c Javed Ahmadi b Abdul Naseri 13 (37b 2x4 0x6) SR: 35.13

29.3

Abdul Naseri to Manoosingh, no run, sort of prods at that one outside the off-stump

29.4

Abdul Naseri to Manoosingh, 1 run, edged down to third man

29.5

Abdul Naseri to Aulakh, no run, drvien back at the bowler

29.6

Abdul Naseri to Aulakh, no run, fielded by the Afghan captain at cover

End of over 30 (1 run) Canada Under-19s 71/8
MS Aulakh    1* (9b)      Abdul Naseri    7-2-6-1
TRR Manoosingh    1* (2b)      Yamin Ahmadzai    8-2-22-2

30.1

Javed Ahmadi to Manoosingh, no run

30.2

Javed Ahmadi to Manoosingh, no run

30.3

Javed Ahmadi to Manoosingh, no run

30.4

Javed Ahmadi to Manoosingh, no run

30.5

Javed Ahmadi to Manoosingh, no run

30.6

Javed Ahmadi to Manoosingh, no run

End of over 31 (maiden) Canada Under-19s 71/8
TRR Manoosingh    1* (8b)      Javed Ahmadi    1-1-0-0
MS Aulakh    1* (9b)      Abdul Naseri    7-2-6-1

31.1

Abdul Naseri to Aulakh, no run, appeal for lbw,nothing given

31.2

Abdul Naseri to Aulakh, no run

31.3

Abdul Naseri to Aulakh, no run

31.4

Abdul Naseri to Aulakh, no run, played into the offside

31.5

Abdul Naseri to Aulakh, OUT, tries to cut it away but it's too straight a ball for that and he's bowled

MS Aulakh b Abdul Naseri 1 (14b 0x4 0x6) SR: 7.14

31.6

Abdul Naseri to Singh, no run, big appeal for an edge but the umpire is unmoved

End of over 32 (wicket maiden) Canada Under-19s 71/9
JS Singh    0* (1b)      Abdul Naseri    8-3-6-2
TRR Manoosingh    1* (8b)      Javed Ahmadi    1-1-0-0

32.1

Javed Ahmadi to Manoosingh, no run, great stop in the covers

32.2

Javed Ahmadi to Manoosingh, OUT, just passes the outside edge and there's a half appeal but the keeper has the prescence of mind to remove the bails while the man had strayed from the crease

TRR Manoosingh st †Afsar Zazai b Javed Ahmadi 1 (10b 0x4 0x6) SR: 10.00

So an abject batting display from Canada a they are skittled for 71. We'll have a quick turnaround here, as the Afghans can make sure of their place at the U19 World Cup.

Tournament Results
Afghan U19 v Canada U19 at Strabane - Aug 9, 2011
Afghan U19 won by 8 wickets (with 210 balls remaining)
Ireland U19 v PNG U19 at Eglinton - Aug 9, 2011
PNG U19 won by 5 wickets (with 125 balls remaining)
Kenya U19 v Namibia U19 at Drummond - Aug 9, 2011
Namibia U19 won by 109 runs
Nepal U19 v USA U19 at Limavady - Aug 9, 2011
Nepal U19 won by 99 runs
Scot U19 v Vanuatu U19 at Coleraine - Aug 9, 2011
Scot U19 won by 130 runs
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