0.5

Shapoor Zadran to Warner, no run, short of a good length on the off, tried to crunch it through extra cover, mistimes it towards mid-on

0.6

Shapoor Zadran to Warner, no run, shortish on the off, rocks back and defends him solidly towards extra cover

Australia 1/0   DA Warner 0* (2b)

1.6

Dawlat Zadran to Warner, no run, goodish length on the off, gets on the back foot and defends it towards point

Australia 4/0   DA Warner 0* (3b)

3.1

Dawlat Zadran to Warner, no run, short of a good length on the off, punches it into the off side from the crease

3.2

Dawlat Zadran to Warner, no run, lands on a length on middle, seems quite nippy, on target, pushes that one back to the bowler

3.3

Dawlat Zadran to Warner, FOUR, a thick outside edge, full and wide and he goes hard at that one, gets a thick edge past slip down to the third-man boundary

3.4

Dawlat Zadran to Warner, 1 run, shortish on leg stump, turned away towards fine leg for a single

Australia 13/0   DA Warner 5* (7b 1x4)

4.4

Shapoor Zadran to Warner, FOUR, superbly struck, short of a good length, gets on the back foot and crunches it through the covers for a boundary, took a while to get to the boundary though, a slow outfield this

4.5

Shapoor Zadran to Warner, no run, kept a little low, shortish, goes for the cut, misses, it zips through under his bat

4.6

Shapoor Zadran to Warner, no run, shortish on middle, punched off the back foot in front of mid-on

Australia 19/0   DA Warner 9* (10b 2x4)

5.2

Dawlat Zadran to Warner, 2 runs, shortish on the off, punched through point and cover for a couple of runs, a bit of a fumble as the fielder slides and tries to throw back

5.3

Dawlat Zadran to Warner, FOUR, plenty of width there for him to free his arms, short and it's been slashed hard through point for a boundary

5.4

Dawlat Zadran to Warner, 1 run, short of a good length on the off, pushed to the right of cover for a quick single

5.6

Dawlat Zadran to Warner, 1 run, shortish again down the leg side, whipped through to fine leg for a single

Australia 29/0   DA Warner 17* (14b 3x4)

6.1

Shapoor Zadran to Warner, 1 run, short outside off, cut that one down towards third man for a single

6.3

Shapoor Zadran to Warner, FOUR, length ball and he cashes in, slams it over mid-on for a one bounce four, nicely hit, two bounces in fact

6.4

Shapoor Zadran to Warner, 2 runs, thrashed, short and wide and that's been hit hard past point, good fielding by the man at third man, runs to his left and dives to haul it back in, that's 1,000 runs for Warner in ODI cricket

6.5

Shapoor Zadran to Warner, OUT, that's out, there was a noise, short of a length, tried to chop it through point, a faint nick through the keeper, big cheers all round, there's a trumpet blowing somewhere, Shapoor Zadran's ecstatic

DA Warner c †Mohammad Shahzad b Shapoor Zadran 24 (15m 18b 4x4 0x6) SR: 133.33

Australia 37/1   DA Warner 24 (18b 4x4)
Series Results
Afghanistan v Australia at Sharjah - Aug 25, 2012
Australia won by 66 runs
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Aug 25, 2012

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

Asghar Stanikzai's dismissal ended Afghanistan's hopes of a famous upset

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Aug 25, 2012

Asghar Stanikzai acknowledges his half-century, Afghanistan v Australia, only ODI, Sharjah, August 25, 2012

Asghar Stanikzai acknowledges his half-century

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