ICC World Cup Qualifiers, 2009 / Commentary

ICC World Cup Qualifiers - 5th place play-off

Afghanistan v Scotland

Afghanistan won by 89 runs

0.1

Blain to Noor Ali Zadran, no run, defends to mid on

0.2

Blain to Noor Ali Zadran, FOUR, short ball, rocks on back leg and cut to deep cover boundary

0.3

Blain to Noor Ali Zadran, no run, outside off left alone

0.4

Blain to Noor Ali Zadran, FOUR, full delivery, lofted over mid wicket

0.5

Blain to Noor Ali Zadran, FOUR, short ball, pull past mid wicket

0.6

Blain to Noor Ali Zadran, no run, yorker well kept out

End of over 1 (12 runs) Afghanistan 12/0
Noor Ali Zadran    12* (6b 3x4)      JAR Blain    1-0-12-0
Karim Sadiq    0* (0b)     

1.1

MacLeod to Karim Sadiq, no run, defends to mid off

1.2

MacLeod to Karim Sadiq, no run, just past the outside edge of the bat to the keeper

1.3

MacLeod to Karim Sadiq, no run, defends to cover fielder

1.4

MacLeod to Karim Sadiq, no run

1.5

MacLeod to Karim Sadiq, 1 run

1.6

MacLeod to Noor Ali Zadran, no run

End of over 2 (1 run) Afghanistan 13/0
Noor Ali Zadran    12* (7b 3x4)      CS MacLeod    1-0-1-0
Karim Sadiq    1* (5b)     

2.1

Blain to Karim Sadiq, FOUR, short ball, pull to deep sq leg

2.2

Blain to Karim Sadiq, no run, defends to mid on

2.3

Blain to Karim Sadiq, 1 run, drop ball on the on side, for a quick single

2.4

Blain to Noor Ali Zadran, no run, pushed to covers

2.5

Blain to Noor Ali Zadran, no run

2.6

Blain to Noor Ali Zadran, no run

End of over 3 (5 runs) Afghanistan 18/0
Noor Ali Zadran    12* (10b 3x4)      JAR Blain    2-0-17-0
Karim Sadiq    6* (8b 1x4)     

3.1

MacLeod to Karim Sadiq, no run, ball pitch outside off, wants to pull to onside, bottom edge into the ground

3.2

MacLeod to Karim Sadiq, no run

3.3

MacLeod to Karim Sadiq, no run, push to point

3.4

MacLeod to Karim Sadiq, no run

3.5

MacLeod to Karim Sadiq, no run

3.6

MacLeod to Karim Sadiq, 1 run

End of over 4 (1 run) Afghanistan 19/0
Karim Sadiq    7* (14b 1x4)      CS MacLeod    2-0-2-0
Noor Ali Zadran    12* (10b 3x4)     

4.1

Blain to Karim Sadiq, no run

4.2

Blain to Karim Sadiq, SIX, short on legstump, pulled over deep sq leg boundary

4.3

Blain to Karim Sadiq, no run, on leg, fended off back to the bowler

4.4

Blain to Karim Sadiq, no run, driven to mid off

4.5

Blain to Karim Sadiq, SIX, full pitched ball, played over deep mid on boundary

4.6

Blain to Karim Sadiq, no run

End of over 5 (12 runs) Afghanistan 31/0
Karim Sadiq    19* (20b 1x4 2x6)      JAR Blain    3-0-29-0
Noor Ali Zadran    12* (10b 3x4)     

5.1

MacLeod to Noor Ali Zadran, FOUR, miss hit shot, wants to pull to the onside, bottom edge past leg stump to fine leg

5.2

MacLeod to Noor Ali Zadran, FOUR, lofted over mid on fielder

5.3

MacLeod to Noor Ali Zadran, FOUR, driven off the front foot to deep extra cover boundary

5.4

MacLeod to Noor Ali Zadran, 1 run

5.5

MacLeod to Karim Sadiq, 1 run, advance down the pitch, miss hit to 3rd man

5.6

MacLeod to Noor Ali Zadran, 1 run, steered down to third man

End of over 6 (15 runs) Afghanistan 46/0
Noor Ali Zadran    26* (15b 6x4)      CS MacLeod    3-0-17-0
Karim Sadiq    20* (21b 1x4 2x6)     

6.1

Stander to Noor Ali Zadran, FOUR, short ball, lofted over long on

6.2

Stander to Noor Ali Zadran, FOUR

it only took Afganistan 6.1 over to bring up the team 50 runs, and a good 1st wicket partnership

6.3

Stander to Noor Ali Zadran, no run

6.4

Stander to Noor Ali Zadran, 1 run

6.5

Stander to Karim Sadiq, OUT, full pitched delivery, onto pad, appeal very load, was relieved when it was given

Karim Sadiq lbw b Stander 20 (26m 22b 1x4 2x6) SR: 90.90

6.6

Stander to Mohammad Nabi, 1 wide

6.6

Stander to Mohammad Nabi, no run

End of over 7 (10 runs) Afghanistan 56/1
Mohammad Nabi    0* (1b)      JH Stander    1-0-10-1
Noor Ali Zadran    35* (19b 8x4)     

7.1

MacLeod to Noor Ali Zadran, no run

7.2

MacLeod to Noor Ali Zadran, 1 wide, down leg side

7.2

MacLeod to Noor Ali Zadran, 2 runs

7.3

MacLeod to Noor Ali Zadran, 1 run, turned to leg side

7.4

MacLeod to Mohammad Nabi, no run, outside off left alone

7.5

MacLeod to Mohammad Nabi, no run

7.6

MacLeod to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run

End of over 8 (5 runs) Afghanistan 61/1
Mohammad Nabi    1* (4b)      CS MacLeod    4-0-22-0
Noor Ali Zadran    38* (22b 8x4)     

8.1

Stander to Mohammad Nabi, no run, outside off, left alone

8.2

Stander to Mohammad Nabi, 2 runs, turned to sq leg

8.3

Stander to Mohammad Nabi, 1 wide

8.3

Stander to Mohammad Nabi, no run, edge to 1st slip, drop jsut short of Watson

8.4

Stander to Mohammad Nabi, no run

8.5

Stander to Mohammad Nabi, no run, pushed back to the bowler

8.6

Stander to Mohammad Nabi, no run

End of over 9 (3 runs) Afghanistan 64/1
Mohammad Nabi    3* (10b)      JH Stander    2-0-13-1
Noor Ali Zadran    38* (22b 8x4)     

9.1

MacLeod to Noor Ali Zadran, FOUR, played over mid off

9.2

MacLeod to Noor Ali Zadran, 1 run, steered down to 3rd man

9.3

MacLeod to Mohammad Nabi, FOUR, sweep to deep sq leg boundary

9.4

MacLeod to Mohammad Nabi, no run

9.5

MacLeod to Mohammad Nabi, no run

9.6

MacLeod to Mohammad Nabi, no run

End of over 10 (9 runs) Afghanistan 73/1
Mohammad Nabi    7* (14b 1x4)      CS MacLeod    5-0-31-0
Noor Ali Zadran    43* (24b 9x4)     

10.1

Stander to Noor Ali Zadran, no run, play and a miss

10.2

Stander to Noor Ali Zadran, 1 run, play over the bowler for a easy single

10.3

Stander to Mohammad Nabi, no run, defends to mid on

10.4

Stander to Mohammad Nabi, no run

10.5

Stander to Mohammad Nabi, no run, short ball outside off play and miss

10.6

Stander to Mohammad Nabi, no run

End of over 11 (1 run) Afghanistan 74/1
Mohammad Nabi    7* (18b 1x4)      JH Stander    3-0-14-1
Noor Ali Zadran    44* (26b 9x4)     

11.1

Drummond to Noor Ali Zadran, 1 run, play to sq leg

11.2

Drummond to Mohammad Nabi, 2 runs

11.3

Drummond to Mohammad Nabi, no run

11.4

Drummond to Mohammad Nabi, no run

11.5

Drummond to Mohammad Nabi, 2 runs

11.6

Drummond to Mohammad Nabi, FOUR

End of over 12 (9 runs) Afghanistan 83/1
Mohammad Nabi    15* (23b 2x4)      GD Drummond    1-0-9-0
Noor Ali Zadran    45* (27b 9x4)     

12.1

Stander to Noor Ali Zadran, OUT, play straight to the fielder in extra cover

Noor Ali Zadran c Coetzer b Stander 45 (48m 28b 9x4 0x6) SR: 160.71

12.2

Stander to Nawroz Mangal, no run, defends to mid on

12.3

Stander to Nawroz Mangal, no run, outside off left alone

12.4

Stander to Nawroz Mangal, no run, play and miss

12.5

Stander to Nawroz Mangal, no run, outside off

12.6

Stander to Nawroz Mangal, no run

End of over 13 (wicket maiden) Afghanistan 83/2
Nawroz Mangal    0* (5b)      JH Stander    4-1-14-2
Mohammad Nabi    15* (23b 2x4)     

13.1

Blain to Mohammad Nabi, no run

13.2

Blain to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run, played hard to bwd point fielder, miss field result in a run taken

13.3

Blain to Nawroz Mangal, 2 runs, turned to fine leg

13.4

Blain to Nawroz Mangal, no run, pushed back to the bowler

13.5

Blain to Nawroz Mangal, no run

13.6

Blain to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run

End of over 14 (4 runs) Afghanistan 87/2
Nawroz Mangal    3* (9b)      JAR Blain    4-0-33-0
Mohammad Nabi    16* (25b 2x4)     

14.1

Stander to Nawroz Mangal, FOUR

14.2

Stander to Nawroz Mangal, no run

14.3

Stander to Nawroz Mangal, FOUR

14.4

Stander to Nawroz Mangal, 2 runs

14.5

Stander to Nawroz Mangal, no run

14.6

Stander to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run

End of over 15 (11 runs) Afghanistan 98/2
Nawroz Mangal    14* (15b 2x4)      JH Stander    5-1-25-2
Mohammad Nabi    16* (25b 2x4)     

15.1

Blain to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run

15.2

Blain to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run

15.3

Blain to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run

15.4

Blain to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run

15.5

Blain to Mohammad Nabi, no run, play to mid off

15.6

Blain to Mohammad Nabi, 2 runs, short ball. attemp to pull lofted high over the keeper

End of over 16 (6 runs) Afghanistan 104/2
Mohammad Nabi    19* (28b 2x4)      JAR Blain    5-0-39-0
Nawroz Mangal    17* (18b 2x4)     

16.1

Haq to Nawroz Mangal, no run

16.2

Haq to Nawroz Mangal, no run, play to mid on

16.3

Haq to Nawroz Mangal, no run, full ball well kept out

16.4

Haq to Nawroz Mangal, no run

16.5

Haq to Nawroz Mangal, no run, push back to the bowler

16.6

Haq to Nawroz Mangal, no run, turn to leg side

End of over 17 (maiden) Afghanistan 104/2
Nawroz Mangal    17* (24b 2x4)      RM Haq    1-1-0-0
Mohammad Nabi    19* (28b 2x4)     

17.1

Blain to Mohammad Nabi, no run, just pass the ouside edge to the keeper

17.2

Blain to Mohammad Nabi, no run, defends to mid off

17.3

Blain to Mohammad Nabi, no run

17.4

Blain to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run, rock on the back foot pull to deep sq leg fielder

17.5

Blain to Nawroz Mangal, no run

17.6

Blain to Nawroz Mangal, no run

Match State: Drinks

End of over 18 (1 run) Afghanistan 105/2
Nawroz Mangal    17* (26b 2x4)      JAR Blain    6-0-40-0
Mohammad Nabi    20* (32b 2x4)     

18.1

Haq to Mohammad Nabi, SIX, pull over deep mid wicket boundary

18.2

Haq to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run, turned to short fine leg fielder who miss field

18.3

Haq to Nawroz Mangal, no run

18.4

Haq to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run, play to long on

18.5

Haq to Mohammad Nabi, no run, defends to mid on

18.6

Haq to Mohammad Nabi, no run, defends back to the bowler

End of over 19 (8 runs) Afghanistan 113/2
Mohammad Nabi    27* (36b 2x4 1x6)      RM Haq    2-1-8-0
Nawroz Mangal    18* (28b 2x4)     

19.1

Drummond to Nawroz Mangal, no run, defends to mid on

19.2

Drummond to Nawroz Mangal, FOUR, slow ball lofted over deep sql leg

19.3

Drummond to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run, cut to McLoad at point, drop catch

19.4

Drummond to Mohammad Nabi, no run

19.5

Drummond to Mohammad Nabi, FOUR, played over long off

19.6

Drummond to Mohammad Nabi, 2 runs, turned very fine, fine leg made ground to cut off the boundary

End of over 20 (11 runs) Afghanistan 124/2
Mohammad Nabi    33* (39b 3x4 1x6)      GD Drummond    2-0-20-0
Nawroz Mangal    23* (31b 3x4)     

20.1

Haq to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run

20.2

Haq to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run

20.3

Haq to Nawroz Mangal, 2 runs

20.4

Haq to Nawroz Mangal, no run

20.5

Haq to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run

20.6

Haq to Mohammad Nabi, no run

End of over 21 (5 runs) Afghanistan 129/2
Mohammad Nabi    34* (41b 3x4 1x6)      RM Haq    3-1-13-0
Nawroz Mangal    27* (35b 3x4)     

21.1

Drummond to Nawroz Mangal, no run

21.2

Drummond to Nawroz Mangal, no run, play to extra cover

21.3

Drummond to Nawroz Mangal, no run

21.4

Drummond to Nawroz Mangal, no run, cut to bwd point

21.5

Drummond to Nawroz Mangal, no run, defends to mid on

21.6

Drummond to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run, play to covers

End of over 22 (1 run) Afghanistan 130/2
Nawroz Mangal    28* (41b 3x4)      GD Drummond    3-0-21-0
Mohammad Nabi    34* (41b 3x4 1x6)     

22.1

Haq to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run

22.2

Haq to Mohammad Nabi, 1 wide, down leg side

22.2

Haq to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run

22.3

Haq to Nawroz Mangal, 2 runs, play to mid wicket

22.4

Haq to Nawroz Mangal, no run, push back to the bowler

22.5

Haq to Nawroz Mangal, 1 run, cut to deep cover fielder

22.6

Haq to Mohammad Nabi, no run

End of over 23 (6 runs) Afghanistan 136/2
Mohammad Nabi    35* (43b 3x4 1x6)      RM Haq    4-1-19-0
Nawroz Mangal    32* (45b 3x4)     

23.1

Drummond to Nawroz Mangal, no run

23.2

Drummond to Nawroz Mangal, OUT

Nawroz Mangal run out 32 (45m 47b 3x4 0x6) SR: 68.08

23.3

Drummond to Asghar Stanikzai, no run

23.4

Drummond to Asghar Stanikzai, no run

23.5

Drummond to Asghar Stanikzai, no run

23.6

Drummond to Asghar Stanikzai, no run

End of over 24 (wicket maiden) Afghanistan 136/3
Asghar Stanikzai    0* (4b)      GD Drummond    4-1-21-0
Mohammad Nabi    35* (43b 3x4 1x6)     

24.1

Haq to Mohammad Nabi, SIX, slog way over deep mid wicket boundary

24.2

Haq to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run, play to long on

24.3

Haq to Asghar Stanikzai, no run

24.4

Haq to Asghar Stanikzai, no run

24.5

Haq to Asghar Stanikzai, 1 run

24.6

Haq to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run, play to mid wicket

End of over 25 (9 runs) Afghanistan 145/3
Mohammad Nabi    43* (46b 3x4 2x6)      RM Haq    5-1-28-0
Asghar Stanikzai    1* (7b)     

25.1

Drummond to Mohammad Nabi, no run, cut to point fielder

25.2

Drummond to Mohammad Nabi, no run, outside off,

25.3

Drummond to Mohammad Nabi, 2 runs, steered down to third man

25.4

Drummond to Mohammad Nabi, no run

25.5

Drummond to Mohammad Nabi, no run, defends to mid off

25.6

Drummond to Mohammad Nabi, no run, outside off left alone

End of over 26 (2 runs) Afghanistan 147/3
Mohammad Nabi    45* (52b 3x4 2x6)      GD Drummond    5-1-23-0
Asghar Stanikzai    1* (7b)     

26.1

Iqbal to Asghar Stanikzai, 1 run, well flighted ball, play to mid wicket

26.2

Iqbal to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run, turned to square leg

26.3

Iqbal to Asghar Stanikzai, 1 run, pushed to mid wicket, miss field result in a quick single

26.4

Iqbal to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run

26.5

Iqbal to Asghar Stanikzai, 1 run, play to mid wicket

26.6

Iqbal to Mohammad Nabi, no run

End of over 27 (5 runs) Afghanistan 152/3
Mohammad Nabi    47* (55b 3x4 2x6)      MM Iqbal    1-0-5-0
Asghar Stanikzai    4* (10b)     

27.1

Drummond to Asghar Stanikzai, 1 run

27.2

Drummond to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run

27.3

Drummond to Asghar Stanikzai, 1 wide, down leg

27.3

Drummond to Asghar Stanikzai, no run, push to covers

27.4

Drummond to Asghar Stanikzai, no run, play to backward point

27.5

Drummond to Asghar Stanikzai, no run

27.6

Drummond to Asghar Stanikzai, 1 run

End of over 28 (4 runs) Afghanistan 156/3
Asghar Stanikzai    6* (15b)      GD Drummond    6-1-27-0
Mohammad Nabi    48* (56b 3x4 2x6)     

28.1

Iqbal to Asghar Stanikzai, no run

28.2

Iqbal to Asghar Stanikzai, no run, defends to mid on

28.3

Iqbal to Asghar Stanikzai, 1 run, play to long on

28.4

Iqbal to Mohammad Nabi, 5 wides, down leg side

28.4

Iqbal to Mohammad Nabi, 2 leg byes

28.5

Iqbal to Mohammad Nabi, no run

28.6

Iqbal to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run

End of over 29 (9 runs) Afghanistan 165/3
Mohammad Nabi    49* (59b 3x4 2x6)      MM Iqbal    2-0-12-0
Asghar Stanikzai    7* (18b)     

29.1

Drummond to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run

29.2

Drummond to Asghar Stanikzai, no run

29.3

Drummond to Asghar Stanikzai, no run

29.4

Drummond to Asghar Stanikzai, no run

29.5

Drummond to Asghar Stanikzai, 1 run

29.6

Drummond to Mohammad Nabi, no run

End of over 30 (2 runs) Afghanistan 167/3
Mohammad Nabi    50* (61b 3x4 2x6)      GD Drummond    7-1-29-0
Asghar Stanikzai    8* (22b)     

30.1

Iqbal to Asghar Stanikzai, 1 run, cut to deep cover fielder

30.2

Iqbal to Mohammad Nabi, 2 runs, turn to fine leg

30.3

Iqbal to Mohammad Nabi, SIX, lofted over long off boundary

30.4

Iqbal to Mohammad Nabi, OUT, play to Hamilton at deep mid wicket boundary, who takes a easy catch

Mohammad Nabi c Hamilton b Iqbal 58 (94m 64b 3x4 3x6) SR: 90.62

30.5

Iqbal to Asghar Stanikzai, no run

30.6

Iqbal to Asghar Stanikzai, OUT, pitch on middle

Asghar Stanikzai lbw b Iqbal 9 (28m 25b 0x4 0x6) SR: 36.00

End of over 31 (9 runs) Afghanistan 176/5
     MM Iqbal    3-0-21-2
Raees Ahmadzai    0* (0b)     

31.1

Drummond to Raees Ahmadzai, no run

31.2

Drummond to Raees Ahmadzai, 1 run

31.3

Drummond to Samiullah Shenwari, no run

31.4

Drummond to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run

31.5

Drummond to Raees Ahmadzai, no run

31.6

Drummond to Raees Ahmadzai, no run

End of over 32 (2 runs) Afghanistan 178/5
Raees Ahmadzai    1* (4b)      GD Drummond    8-1-31-0
Samiullah Shenwari    1* (2b)     

32.1

Iqbal to Samiullah Shenwari, no run

32.2

Iqbal to Samiullah Shenwari, no run

32.3

Iqbal to Samiullah Shenwari, no run

32.4

Iqbal to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run

32.5

Iqbal to Raees Ahmadzai, no run

32.6

Iqbal to Raees Ahmadzai, no run

End of over 33 (1 run) Afghanistan 179/5
Raees Ahmadzai    1* (6b)      MM Iqbal    4-0-22-2
Samiullah Shenwari    2* (6b)     

33.1

Drummond to Samiullah Shenwari, no run

33.2

Drummond to Samiullah Shenwari, no run

33.3

Drummond to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run

33.4

Drummond to Raees Ahmadzai, 1 run

33.5

Drummond to Samiullah Shenwari, no run

33.6

Drummond to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run

End of over 34 (3 runs) Afghanistan 182/5
Samiullah Shenwari    4* (11b)      GD Drummond    9-1-34-0
Raees Ahmadzai    2* (7b)     

34.1

Iqbal to Samiullah Shenwari, no run

34.2

Iqbal to Samiullah Shenwari, no run

34.3

Iqbal to Samiullah Shenwari, no run

34.4

Iqbal to Samiullah Shenwari, no run

34.5

Iqbal to Samiullah Shenwari, no run

34.6

Iqbal to Samiullah Shenwari, FOUR

End of over 35 (4 runs) Afghanistan 186/5
Samiullah Shenwari    8* (17b 1x4)      MM Iqbal    5-0-26-2
Raees Ahmadzai    2* (7b)     

35.1

Drummond to Raees Ahmadzai, 1 wide

35.1

Drummond to Raees Ahmadzai, no run

35.2

Drummond to Raees Ahmadzai, no run

35.3

Drummond to Raees Ahmadzai, no run

35.4

Drummond to Raees Ahmadzai, no run

35.5

Drummond to Raees Ahmadzai, no run

35.6

Drummond to Raees Ahmadzai, no run

End of over 36 (1 run) Afghanistan 187/5
Raees Ahmadzai    2* (13b)      GD Drummond    10-1-35-0
Samiullah Shenwari    8* (17b 1x4)     

36.1

Iqbal to Samiullah Shenwari, no run

36.2

Iqbal to Samiullah Shenwari, no run

36.3

Iqbal to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run

36.4

Iqbal to Raees Ahmadzai, 1 run

36.5

Iqbal to Samiullah Shenwari, no run

36.6

Iqbal to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run

End of over 37 (3 runs) Afghanistan 190/5
Samiullah Shenwari    10* (22b 1x4)      MM Iqbal    6-0-29-2
Raees Ahmadzai    3* (14b)     

37.1

Haq to Samiullah Shenwari, no run

37.2

Haq to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run

37.3

Haq to Raees Ahmadzai, 1 run, play to deep mid wicket

37.4

Haq to Samiullah Shenwari, 2 runs, play t o deep cover boundary fielder make ground to stop a boundary

37.5

Haq to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run

37.6

Haq to Raees Ahmadzai, 1 run, play to mid of to take a quick single

End of over 38 (6 runs) Afghanistan 196/5
Raees Ahmadzai    5* (16b)      RM Haq    8-1-38-0
Samiullah Shenwari    14* (26b 1x4)     

38.1

Iqbal to Raees Ahmadzai, no run, down leg side well taken by keeper

38.2

Iqbal to Raees Ahmadzai, no run

38.3

Iqbal to Raees Ahmadzai, no run

38.4

Iqbal to Raees Ahmadzai, 1 run, swept to fine leg

38.5

Iqbal to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run

38.6

Iqbal to Raees Ahmadzai, no run

End of over 39 (2 runs) Afghanistan 198/5
Raees Ahmadzai    6* (21b)      MM Iqbal    7-0-31-2
Samiullah Shenwari    15* (27b 1x4)     

39.1

Haq to Samiullah Shenwari, FOUR, cut of the back foot to deep backward point fielder

39.2

Haq to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run, push to point

39.3

Haq to Raees Ahmadzai, 1 leg bye

39.4

Haq to Samiullah Shenwari, 2 runs

39.5

Haq to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run

39.6

Haq to Raees Ahmadzai, no run

End of over 40 (9 runs) Afghanistan 207/5
Raees Ahmadzai    6* (23b)      RM Haq    9-1-46-0
Samiullah Shenwari    23* (31b 2x4)     

40.1

Iqbal to Samiullah Shenwari, no run

40.2

Iqbal to Samiullah Shenwari, no run

40.3

Iqbal to Samiullah Shenwari, no run, defends to on side

40.4

Iqbal to Samiullah Shenwari, FOUR, reverse sweep to deep backward point boundary

40.5

Iqbal to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run, push to mid on for a quick single

40.6

Iqbal to Raees Ahmadzai, 1 run, slog to deep sq leg, just short of the fieldetrr

End of over 41 (6 runs) Afghanistan 213/5
Raees Ahmadzai    7* (24b)      MM Iqbal    8-0-37-2
Samiullah Shenwari    28* (36b 3x4)     

41.1

Drummond to Raees Ahmadzai, no run, push to point fielder

41.2

Drummond to Raees Ahmadzai, no run, just past the outside edge of the bat, to the keeper, attemp of a stumping but batsmen got back

41.3

Drummond to Raees Ahmadzai, FOUR, cut off the back foot to deep bwd point boundary

41.4

Drummond to Raees Ahmadzai, FOUR, guided short of 3rd man

41.5

Drummond to Raees Ahmadzai, no run, play back to bowler

41.6

Drummond to Raees Ahmadzai, 2 runs

End of over 42 (10 runs) Afghanistan 223/5
Raees Ahmadzai    17* (30b 2x4)      GD Drummond    9-1-41-0
Samiullah Shenwari    28* (36b 3x4)     

42.1

Iqbal to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run

42.2

Iqbal to Raees Ahmadzai, 1 run, play to mid wicket

42.3

Iqbal to Samiullah Shenwari, no run, push to bowler

42.4

Iqbal to Samiullah Shenwari, 2 runs, driven to long on

42.5

Iqbal to Samiullah Shenwari, FOUR, steered to a vacant 3rd man two fielder to stop that ball but no lick

42.6

Iqbal to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run

End of over 43 (9 runs) Afghanistan 232/5
Samiullah Shenwari    36* (41b 4x4)      MM Iqbal    9-0-46-2
Raees Ahmadzai    18* (31b 2x4)     

43.1

Drummond to Samiullah Shenwari, no run

43.2

Drummond to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run

43.3

Drummond to Raees Ahmadzai, 2 runs, play dog deep cover

43.4

Drummond to Raees Ahmadzai, 1 run, pull to deep mid wicket fielder

43.5

Drummond to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run

43.6

Drummond to Raees Ahmadzai, 2 runs

End of over 44 (7 runs) Afghanistan 239/5
Raees Ahmadzai    23* (34b 2x4)      GD Drummond    10-1-48-0
Samiullah Shenwari    38* (44b 4x4)     

44.1

Blain to Samiullah Shenwari, no run

44.2

Blain to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run

44.3

Blain to Raees Ahmadzai, FOUR, lofted over deep mid wicket

44.4

Blain to Raees Ahmadzai, FOUR, clip off the pads to fine leg

44.5

Blain to Raees Ahmadzai, 1 run

44.6

Blain to Samiullah Shenwari, no run, play back to the bowler

End of over 45 (10 runs) Afghanistan 249/5
Samiullah Shenwari    39* (47b 4x4)      JAR Blain    7-0-50-0
Raees Ahmadzai    32* (37b 4x4)     

45.1

MacLeod to Raees Ahmadzai, 1 run, wide delivery play to covers

45.2

MacLeod to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run, play to long on

45.3

MacLeod to Raees Ahmadzai, FOUR, play over Drummong at mid off, just not tall enough to get that ball

45.4

MacLeod to Raees Ahmadzai, 1 run

45.5

MacLeod to Samiullah Shenwari, no run

45.6

MacLeod to Samiullah Shenwari, FOUR

End of over 46 (11 runs) Afghanistan 260/5
Samiullah Shenwari    44* (50b 5x4)      CS MacLeod    6-0-42-0
Raees Ahmadzai    38* (40b 5x4)     

46.1

Blain to Raees Ahmadzai, no run

46.2

Blain to Raees Ahmadzai, 1 run

46.3

Blain to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run

46.4

Blain to Raees Ahmadzai, OUT

Raees Ahmadzai c & b Blain 39 (62m 43b 5x4 0x6) SR: 90.69

46.5

Blain to Hasti Gul, no run

46.6

Blain to Hasti Gul, FOUR, smack back past the bowler to long off

End of over 47 (6 runs) Afghanistan 266/6
Hasti Gul    4* (2b 1x4)      JAR Blain    8-0-56-1
Samiullah Shenwari    45* (51b 5x4)     

47.1

MacLeod to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 wide, outside off

47.1

MacLeod to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 bye

47.2

MacLeod to Hasti Gul, 1 run

47.3

MacLeod to Samiullah Shenwari, no run

47.4

MacLeod to Samiullah Shenwari, FOUR, inside edge past the off stump to fine leg boundary

47.5

MacLeod to Samiullah Shenwari, 1 run, play to point

47.6

MacLeod to Hasti Gul, 1 run

End of over 48 (9 runs) Afghanistan 275/6
Hasti Gul    6* (4b 1x4)      CS MacLeod    7-0-50-0
Samiullah Shenwari    50* (55b 6x4)     

48.1

Blain to Hasti Gul, 1 run, smack to square leg

48.2

Blain to Samiullah Shenwari, 2 runs, lofted over extra cover fielder just short of fielder

48.3

Blain to Samiullah Shenwari, OUT

Samiullah Shenwari c Drummond b Blain 52 (70m 57b 6x4 0x6) SR: 91.22

48.4

Blain to Hasti Gul, 2 runs

48.5

Blain to Hasti Gul, 1 run

48.6

Blain to Khaliq Dad, OUT

Khaliq Dad c Coetzer b Blain 0 (2m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

End of over 49 (6 runs) Afghanistan 281/8
     JAR Blain    9-0-62-3
Hasti Gul    10* (7b 1x4)     

49.1

MacLeod to Hasti Gul, 2 runs, play to deep cover region

49.2

MacLeod to Hasti Gul, 1 run

49.3

MacLeod to Hamid Hassan, no run

49.4

MacLeod to Hamid Hassan, 1 bye

49.5

MacLeod to Hasti Gul, SIX, smack over long on boundary

49.6

MacLeod to Hasti Gul, FOUR

Match State: Innings Break

End of over 50 (14 runs) Afghanistan 295/8
Hasti Gul    23* (11b 2x4 1x6)      CS MacLeod    8-0-63-0
Hamid Hassan    0* (2b)     
Tournament Results
Afghanistan v Scotland at Benoni - Apr 19, 2009
Afghanistan won by 89 runs
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Ireland won by 9 wickets (with 45 balls remaining)
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Netherlands won by 6 wickets (with 107 balls remaining)
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U.A.E. won by 4 wickets (with 51 balls remaining)
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Afghanistan won by 21 runs
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Netherlands won by 6 wickets (with 17 balls remaining)
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Kenya won by 6 wickets (with 12 balls remaining)
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Apr 19, 2009

Karim Khan struggles for timing, Afghanistan v Scotland, 5th place play-off, Benoni, April 19, 2009

Karim Khan struggles for timing

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Apr 19, 2009

Gordon Drummond bowls against Afghanistan, Afghanistan v Scotland, 5th place play-off, Benoni, April 19, 2009

Gordon Drummond bowls against Afghanistan

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