ICC World Twenty20 - 6th match, Group A

Afghanistan v England

England won by 116 runs

11.1

Mohammad Nabi to Wright, 1 run, back of a length, dropped short of point for one

11.2

Mohammad Nabi to Morgan, no run, round the wicket, goes back and plays short on the off side where it's quickly fielded

11.3

Mohammad Nabi to Morgan, 1 leg bye, slides through one through, goes on with the arm and hits Morgan on the pad - heading down leg through, and it deflects away to short third mna

11.4

Mohammad Nabi to Wright, 1 run, drags his length down as Wright leaves the crease, waits on it and then taps to long-on

11.5

Mohammad Nabi to Morgan, 1 wide, drifts too far down the leg side this time

11.5

Mohammad Nabi to Morgan, no run, tossed up on the stumps, worked back down the pitch, can't beat the bowler

11.6

Mohammad Nabi to Morgan, 1 run, floated up, bit of air and straightening around off, Morgan crouches to pull through square

England 84/2   Mohammad Nabi 1-0-4-0

13.1

Mohammad Nabi to Morgan, 1 run, round the wicket, short and wide, slapped through point to the sweeper

13.2

Mohammad Nabi to Wright, 1 run, full and outside the line of off, gets down on one knee and sweeps hard and low through square leg

13.3

Mohammad Nabi to Morgan, 1 run, tossed up a bit more, pushed into a gap on the off side

13.4

Mohammad Nabi to Wright, 1 run, slower, looping delivery from Nabi, as Wright again advances, has to wait and taps through the covers for one

13.5

Mohammad Nabi to Morgan, no run, full and outside off, Morgan is beaten in the flight and the ball pops out on the leg side as he brings the bat down at an awkward angle

13.6

Mohammad Nabi to Morgan, 2 runs, shorter length, slow pace again, Morgan lofts over extra-cover to the sweeper

England 105/2   Mohammad Nabi 2-0-10-0

15.1

Mohammad Nabi to Morgan, SIX, flighted on leg stump, barely a flick of the wrists from Morgan but that's gone miles over deep midwicket for six!

15.2

Mohammad Nabi to Morgan, 1 run, flighted on the stumps, squirted through square on the off side

15.3

Mohammad Nabi to Wright, FOUR, reverses the grip, has to wait on a slow offbreak that sits up, Wright swipes it towards short fine leg and the ball spins and evades the fielder, running through his legs and away for four

15.4

Mohammad Nabi to Wright, SIX, another maximum, a full-blooded mow outside off, not the cleanest of connections but it came off the middle of the edge and flew over long-off

15.5

Mohammad Nabi to Wright, FOUR, chopped into the leg side, out toward deep midwicket, who is foxed by the bounce and the ball spins off his fingertips and on to the ropes

15.6

Mohammad Nabi to Wright, 1 run, tossed up and swiped through midwicket for a single

England 131/2   Mohammad Nabi 3-0-32-0

17.1

Mohammad Nabi to Buttler, no run, looped up around the line of off, Buttler tries to reverse paddle straight away and ends up being hit on the grille

17.2

Mohammad Nabi to Buttler, 2 wides, speared down the leg side as Buttler advances, Shahzad can't take it cleanly - could have been a stumping chance

17.2

Mohammad Nabi to Wright, 1 run, dropped, miscues a heave outside the line of off, the ball loops off the edge towards short third man, where Dawlatzai juggles like a circus act before putting the chance down!

17.3

Mohammad Nabi to Buttler, FOUR, tossed up outside off and creamed low through extra-cover, the ball rifled to the rope

17.4

Mohammad Nabi to Buttler, 2 runs, tight line, opens the face and thins one fine past the keeper

17.5

Mohammad Nabi to Buttler, FOUR, full and outside off, picked up and blazed over cover for four more, such clean striking from Buttler

17.6

Mohammad Nabi to Buttler, 1 run, full and outside the line of off, squirted down the ground to long-off

England 155/3   Mohammad Nabi 4-0-46-0
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Sep 21, 2012

Jonny Bairstow struck his first ball into the stands, Afghanistan v England, World Twenty20 2012, Group A, Colombo, September 21, 2012

Jonny Bairstow struck his first ball into the stands

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Sep 21, 2012

An Afghanistan supporter holds a placard , Afghanistan v England, World Twenty20 2012, Group A, Colombo, September 21, 2012

An Afghanistan supporter holds a placard

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