0.1

Shapoor Zadran to Wade, no run, banged in short outside off stump and that's been left alone to the keeper

0.2

Shapoor Zadran to Wade, no run, short of a length outside off, leaves that one through to the keeper

0.3

Shapoor Zadran to Wade, no run, short of a good length outside off, this one holds its line and it's been left alone to the keeper

0.4

Shapoor Zadran to Wade, 1 run, shortish on leg stump, straying in line slightly, turned down towards fine leg for a single

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   Shapoor Zadran 1-0-1-0

2.1

Shapoor Zadran to Wade, no run, short of a good length on the off, Wade plays it form the crease, gets an inside edge into the ribs

2.2

Shapoor Zadran to Wade, no run, short of a length outside off, chops it down on the bounce towards point

2.3

Shapoor Zadran to Wade, no run, pitched up on the off stump, driven through towards mid-on, can't beat that fielder

2.4

Shapoor Zadran to Wade, no run, short of a good length and he watches that one through to the keeper

2.5

Shapoor Zadran to Wade, FOUR, ooh, just wide of the diving square leg fielder, full toss on middle and it's flicked away firmly, a full length dive to the right but it's in vain

2.6

Shapoor Zadran to Wade, no run, short of a length outside off, chops that one towards point from the crease

Australia 8/0   Shapoor Zadran 2-0-5-0

4.1

Shapoor Zadran to Wade, no run, lands on a length on the off, that's been driven towards mid-off on the front foot, didn't time it well

4.2

Shapoor Zadran to Wade, no run, shortish outside off, crunches it off the back foot towards point

4.3

Shapoor Zadran to Wade, 1 run, times this one better, pitched up on middle, it's driven down the pitch, mid-off cuts it off, they just get a single

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   Shapoor Zadran 3-0-10-0

6.1

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

6.2

Shapoor Zadran to Wade, 1 run, goes hard at that one, pitched it fuller, tried to drive it through extra cover, got a thick outside edge, actually ended up slicing that towards third man

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

6.6

Shapoor Zadran to Clarke, no run, goodish length on middle, gets across and pushes it back to the bowler

Australia 37/1   Shapoor Zadran 4-0-18-1

8.1

Shapoor Zadran to Wade, 2 runs, drops that one short outside off, runs that towards third man, the fielder takes a while to get to it and he scrambles back for the second

8.2

Shapoor Zadran to Wade, no run, shortish on the off, gets on the back foot and punches it to extra cover

8.3

Shapoor Zadran to Wade, no run, short of a good length on the off, drops that one down towards the short point fielder

8.4

Shapoor Zadran to Wade, no run, pitched up on middle, that's driven down towards mid-on from the crease

8.5

Shapoor Zadran to Wade, no run, short of a good length on middle, rocks back and defends it towards mid-on

8.6

Shapoor Zadran to Wade, FOUR, width is what Wade wanted and he got it, short of a good length and it's blazed through point and cover for a boundary

Australia 46/1   Shapoor Zadran 5-0-24-1

44.1

Shapoor Zadran to Bailey, 1 run, Misfield by Ahmadi at mid-off, concedes a run as he runs in to stop that

44.2

Shapoor Zadran to MEK Hussey, 1 run, lands full outside off, is steered down to third man for a single

44.3

Shapoor Zadran to Bailey, no run, yorker length on the off stump, plays that one back to the bowler

44.4

Shapoor Zadran to Bailey, 2 runs, full toss on middle, struck straight to midwicket, no run on offer there

44.5

Shapoor Zadran to Bailey, 1 run, pitched on a length, pushed towards long-off for a single

44.6

Shapoor Zadran to MEK Hussey, 1 run, low full toss on middle, drives that one straight to long-on for a single

Australia 216/5   Shapoor Zadran 6-0-30-1

46.1

Shapoor Zadran to MEK Hussey, SIX, poor ball from Zadran, was trying the yorker, ends up being the full toss, Hussey scoops that so well that it goes all the way, over short fine and the fine-leg boundary

46.2

Shapoor Zadran to MEK Hussey, SIX, length ball and that's gone for six as well, in the slot for Hussey on the off stump and it's launched high and handsome over the deep midwicket fence

46.3

Shapoor Zadran to MEK Hussey, 2 runs, full on middle, clipped through square leg into the deep for a couple of runs

46.4

Shapoor Zadran to MEK Hussey, no run, full toss on leg stump, tried to whack it through short fine, it was there to hit but missed out, got an inside edge onto the pads

46.5

Shapoor Zadran to MEK Hussey, 1 run, yorker length on the off, digs it out in front of extra cover for a single, a quick run as Mangal takes aim at the non-striker's end

46.6

Shapoor Zadran to Bailey, 1 run, full toss outside off, pushed towards long-off for a single

Australia 241/5   Shapoor Zadran 7-0-46-1

48.1

Shapoor Zadran to MEK Hussey, 1 run, makes a bit of room, he chases him outside leg stump, driven past midwicket for a single to raise the 250

48.2

Shapoor Zadran to Bailey, FOUR, length ball, gives way and clips that delivery over the short fine leg fielder for a boundary

48.3

Shapoor Zadran to Bailey, SIX, that's disappeared, Bailey has picked that up from a length again, made a bit of room, in landed in the zone on middle and he launched it over the long-on boundary, into the stands, 50-partnership up, off just 27 balls

48.4

Shapoor Zadran to Bailey, 1 run, better from Shapoor, almost gets the yorker right, drives it past midwicket for a single

48.5

Shapoor Zadran to MEK Hussey, (no ball) 1 run, called a no-ball for height, Hussey came down the track though but it would still comfortably have been above the waist is what the umpires reckon, mistimes a pull towards long-on

48.5

Shapoor Zadran to Bailey, no run, pitched up outside off, that's driven straight to extra cover

48.6

Shapoor Zadran to Bailey, OUT, gets the yorker right but after being hit around, in the blockhole on middle, Bailey fails to dig it out and the stumps take a beating

GJ Bailey b Shapoor Zadran 23 (25m 16b 2x4 1x6) SR: 143.75

Australia 263/6   Shapoor Zadran 8-0-60-2
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Afghanistan v Australia at Sharjah - Aug 25, 2012
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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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