Asian Cricket Council Twenty20 Cup, Final: Nepal v Afghanistan at Kirtipur, Apr 3, 2013
Afghanistan won by 7 wickets (with 13 balls remaining)

Gulbadin Naib to Khakurel, OUT, short, goes to pull, early on the stroke, takes the top-edge and goes high to third man, where Najib takes a good catch

SP Khakurel c Najibullah Zadran b Gulbadin Naib 10 (5m 7b 2x4 0x6) SR: 142.85

Nepal 11/1   PS Airee 0* (2b)   Gulbadin Naib 0.3-0-4-1

Gulbadin Naib to Airee, OUT, climbs off a length, pops up off the face of the bat and point pouches

PS Airee c Fazal Niazai b Gulbadin Naib 1 (13m 5b 0x4 0x6) SR: 20.00

Nepal 17/2   G Malla 5* (7b 1x4)   Gulbadin Naib 1.1-0-6-2

Shapoor Zadran to Malla, OUT, Shapoor's persistence and consistency pays off, holds that back a touch perhaps, driven straight to mid-off head high

G Malla c Samiullah Shenwari b Shapoor Zadran 10 (14m 14b 2x4 0x6) SR: 71.42

Nepal 23/3   P Khadka 1* (1b)   Shapoor Zadran 2.3-0-10-1

Amir Hamza to Bhandari, OUT, pitched up, driven, a low skimmer, good take by long-off

B Bhandari c Aftab Alam b Amir Hamza 32 (47m 39b 3x4 1x6) SR: 82.05

Nepal 94/4   P Khadka 33* (33b 2x4 1x6)   Amir Hamza 3.2-0-17-1

Mohammad Nabi to Vesawkar, 1 run, OUT, clipped to point, first one's taken quickly, Paras doesn't want the second but Sharad's already more than halfway down, Paras tries to get up to the bowler's end,is run out without getting anywhere near

P Khadka run out 50 (63m 40b 4x4 2x6) SR: 125.00

Nepal 114/4   S Vesawkar 3* (3b)   Mohammad Nabi 2-0-31-0

Shapoor Zadran to Vesawkar, 1 run, OUT, sliced to cover, throw comes in, Prithu sent back for his attempt at a second, out by five feet

P Baskota run out 2 (4m 3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 66.66

Nepal 118/5   S Vesawkar 5* (6b)   Shapoor Zadran 4-0-15-1





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Hours of play (local time) 13.15 start, First Session 13.15-14.30, Interval 14.30-14.45, Second Session 14.45-16.00

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