Asian Cricket Council Premier League, 1st Match: Afghanistan v Hong Kong at Kuala Lumpur, May 1, 2014
Afghanistan won by 6 wickets (with 41 balls remaining)
Played at Bayuemas Oval, Kuala Lumpur (neutral venue)
1 May 2014 (50-over match)
  Hong Kong innings (50 overs maximum) R B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal Irfan Ahmed c sub (Aftab Alam) b Usman Ghani 37 36 4 2 102.77
11.2 good catch by deep cover, running back to mid-off, drive taking the outside half of the bat mis-timed, end of a good knock 60/1
View dismissal Skhawat Ali st †Shafiqullah b Amir Hamza 28 54 5 0 51.85
18.1 misses with the big slog sweep, ends up doing the splits on the way to being stumped 80/2
View dismissal JJ Atkinson*† lbw b Amir Hamza 28 38 3 1 73.68
24.3 and yet it's led to his downfall too, misses one that's full and slides under the bat 107/3
View dismissal Nizakat Khan lbw b Mohammad Nabi 24 51 1 0 47.05
35.1 Nizakat's been trying to score with that paddle dink all day, and it remains his least productive stroke. Misses that time and only one decision's possible when the deliveries are that straight 155/4
View dismissal Babar Hayat c Rahmat Shah b Dawlat Zadran 53 66 6 2 80.30
45.3 short, goes to pull, high on the bat and goes high and straight to long on. Fine hand by Babar and for him as he reaches the pavilion 205/6
View dismissal Waqas Barkat c †Shafiqullah b Mohammad Nabi 8 9 1 0 88.88
37.5 the doosra delivers this time. Feathers the outside edge 171/5
View dismissal Ankur Sharma c & b Amir Hamza 18 25 0 0 72.00
46.2 shimmies down again but mistimes it high, bowler and Nabi set themselves beneath it, Hamza pouches 208/7
Tanwir Afzal not out 4 9 0 0 44.44
View dismissal Haseeb Amjad run out (Amir Hamza) 0 2 0 0 0.00
47.4 from Dawlat Zadran, flat bats a drive and then sets off a little gingerly and can't beat the direct hit from mid-off Hamza 210/8
View dismissal Nadeem Ahmed b Dawlat Zadran 3 6 0 0 50.00
49.1 full: two stumps set flying, one of them ten feet away from the crease once it stops moving. 216/9
View dismissal Ehsan Nawaz b Dawlat Zadran 0 2 0 0 0.00
49.3 full and fast and too much for any tailender 216/10
Extras (lb 5, w 7, nb 1) 13
  Total (all out; 49.3 overs) 216 (4.36 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  Shapoor Zadran 5 0 29 0 5.80
View wickets Dawlat Zadran 6.3 0 36 3 5.53 (1nb, 4w)
45.3 to Babar Hayat, short, goes to pull, high on the bat and goes high and straight to long on. Fine hand by Babar and for him as he reaches the pavilion 205/6
49.1 to Nadeem Ahmed, full: two stumps set flying, one of them ten feet away from the crease once it stops moving. 216/9
49.3 to Ehsan Nawaz, full and fast and too much for any tailender 216/10
  Mirwais Ashraf 10 2 25 0 2.50 (1w)
View wicket Usman Ghani 4 0 21 1 5.25 (1w)
11.2 to Irfan Ahmed, good catch by deep cover, running back to mid-off, drive taking the outside half of the bat mis-timed, end of a good knock 60/1
View wickets Amir Hamza 10 1 30 3 3.00
18.1 to Skhawat Ali, misses with the big slog sweep, ends up doing the splits on the way to being stumped 80/2
24.3 to Atkinson, and yet it's led to his downfall too, misses one that's full and slides under the bat 107/3
46.2 to Ankur Sharma, shimmies down again but mistimes it high, bowler and Nabi set themselves beneath it, Hamza pouches 208/7
  Rahmat Shah 2 0 15 0 7.50
View wickets Mohammad Nabi 10 0 35 2 3.50 (1w)
35.1 to Nizakat Khan, Nizakat's been trying to score with that paddle dink all day, and it remains his least productive stroke. Misses that time and only one decision's possible when the deliveries are that straight 155/4
37.5 to Waqas Barkat, the doosra delivers this time. Feathers the outside edge 171/5
  Samiullah Shenwari 2 0 20 0 10.00
  Afghanistan innings (target: 217 runs from 50 overs) R B 4s 6s SR
View dismissal Noor Ali Zadran run out (Nadeem Ahmed) 18 20 3 0 90.00
5.1 from Haseeb Amjad, run out (Nadeem Ahmed) 32/1
5.2 from Haseeb Amjad, Homer Simpson cricket by Noor Ali here! Pushes a drive back down the track, Usman had been backing up, gets back in time to beat the throw, Noor Ali had kept on ambling down the crease, the throw comes back towards him and knocks down his stumps and he's wondering on the long walk back, as we are, how on earth he could get out like that 32/1
View dismissal Usman Ghani c Ankur Sharma b Nizakat Khan 70 68 6 4 102.94
25.2 comes down the track, ball takes the outside edge and flies to short third man. The young man's set a mark in his first ODI 128/3
View dismissal Rahmat Shah c †Atkinson b Ehsan Nawaz 23 41 3 0 56.09
15.6 CATCH! Flick down leg, ball travelling fast and Jamie Atkinson makes a difficult chance look so easy moving one-handed to his left 78/2
Hashmatullah Shaidi not out 38 67 4 0 56.71
View dismissal Samiullah Shenwari c Ehsan Nawaz b Irfan Ahmed 43 46 5 1 93.47
37.5 finally some reward for Irfan, Sami flashes hard and is caught at backward point. 192/4
Mohammad Nabi* not out 14 17 3 0 82.35
Extras (lb 3, w 9) 12
  Total (4 wickets; 43.1 overs) 218 (5.05 runs per over)
  Bowling O M R W Econ  
  Tanwir Afzal 4 0 19 0 4.75
  Haseeb Amjad 7 0 34 0 4.85 (1w)
  Nadeem Ahmed 10 0 34 0 3.40
View wicket Irfan Ahmed 8 0 58 1 7.25 (1w)
37.5 to Samiullah Shenwari, finally some reward for Irfan, Sami flashes hard and is caught at backward point. 192/4
  Waqas Barkat 5 0 21 0 4.20
View wicket Ehsan Nawaz 3 0 19 1 6.33 (2w)
15.6 to Rahmat Shah, CATCH! Flick down leg, ball travelling fast and Jamie Atkinson makes a difficult chance look so easy moving one-handed to his left 78/2
View wicket Nizakat Khan 6.1 0 30 1 4.86 (1w)
25.2 to Usman Ghani, comes down the track, ball takes the outside edge and flies to short third man. The young man's set a mark in his first ODI 128/3

Match details


Toss - Afghanistan, who chose to field
Points - Afghanistan 2, Hong Kong 0
ODI debuts - Usman Ghani (Afghanistan); Ankur Sharma, Babar Hayat, Ehsan Nawaz, Haseeb Amjad, Nizakat Khan, Tanwir Afzal and Waqas Barkat (Hong Kong)
List A debuts - Usman Ghani (Afghanistan); Ankur Sharma and Ehsan Nawaz (Hong Kong)
Player of the match - Usman Ghani (Afghanistan)
Umpires - BB Pradhan (Nepal) and Sarika Prasad (Singapore)
Match referee - GF Labrooy (Sri Lanka)
Reserve umpire - V Kalidas
 
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