Asghar Stanikzai's dismissal ended Afghanistan's hopes of a famous upset, Afghanistan v Australia, only ODI, Sharjah, August 25, 2012 © AFP

  • Aug 25, 2012

    Asghar Stanikzai acknowledges his half-century © AFP

  • Aug 25, 2012

    Offspinner Mohammad Nabi took two wickets © AFP

  • Aug 25, 2012

    Michael Hussey provided Australia's innings a late lift © AFP

  • Aug 25, 2012

    Afghanistan fans cheer their side on © AFP

  • Aug 25, 2012

    Matthew Wade had to work hard for his 75 © AFP

  • Aug 25, 2012

    Michael Clarke wasn't troubled too much during his 75 © AFP

  • Aug 25, 2012

    Afghanistan's Shapoor Zadran celebrates the wicket of David Warner © AFP

  • Aug 23, 2012

    Afghanistan players in a practice session © Associated Press

  • Aug 23, 2012

    Afghanistan's Nawroz Mangal and Michael Clarke unveil the one-off ODI trophy © UAE Cricket Board