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   MS Wade 13* (23b 1x4)   Shapoor Zadran 3.5-0-18-1

34.6

Mohammad Nabi to Wade, OUT, Wade goes, a soft dismissal in the end, bowled it quicker and it was struck well but straight back to the bowler, Nabi reacted well to bend low and take it clean

MS Wade c & b Mohammad Nabi 75 (121m 108b 2x4 1x6) SR: 69.44

Australia 168/2   MJ Clarke 66* (85b 3x4 2x6)   Mohammad Nabi 7-0-37-1

36.2

Mohammad Nabi to Maxwell, OUT, Maxwell has holed out, struck it very well but didn't get the elevation he wanted, struck it flat, tempted by the flight and played it straight down long-on's throat

GJ Maxwell c Najibullah Zadran b Mohammad Nabi 2 (4m 6b 0x4 0x6) SR: 33.33

Australia 172/3   MJ Clarke 68* (87b 3x4 2x6)   Mohammad Nabi 7.2-0-37-2

37.6

Samiullah Shenwari to Clarke, OUT, stumped, Clarke just kept walking, was done in by the spin, it turned away as he charged down the pitch to launch him over midwicket, missed, the keeper collected, he was in no hurry to take down the stumps as Clarke had given up and began walking, four down now

MJ Clarke st †Mohammad Shahzad b Samiullah Shenwari 75 (120m 94b 3x4 2x6) SR: 79.78

Australia 181/4   MEK Hussey 2* (3b)   Samiullah Shenwari 8-1-37-1

43.6

Dawlat Zadran to MEK Hussey, OUT, run-out, yorker length on the off, dug out towards extra cover, excellent fielding there, collects it on the bounce and throws down the stumps at the non-striker's end, David Hussey was sent back, dived and failed to make it back

DJ Hussey run out 13 (22m 19b 0x4 0x6) SR: 68.42

Australia 210/5   MEK Hussey 18* (20b 1x4)   Dawlat Zadran 8-0-40-0

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   MEK Hussey 43* (35b 2x4 2x6)   Shapoor Zadran 8-0-60-2

49.2

Karim Sadiq to MEK Hussey, OUT, bowled'im, misses his half-century, shortish on the off, moves away to chop that through point, gets an inside edge onto the stumps

MEK Hussey b Karim Sadiq 49 (58m 37b 2x4 3x6) SR: 132.43

Australia 269/7   MG Johnson 0* (0b)   Karim Sadiq 5.2-0-19-1

49.5

Karim Sadiq to Pattinson, OUT, Another wicket for Sadiq, slogs at that one, it's a straight ball from round the wicket, misses it completely and is bowled

JL Pattinson b Karim Sadiq 1 (1m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

Australia 271/8   MG Johnson 1* (1b)   Karim Sadiq 5.5-0-21-2
Series Results
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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