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Afghanistan display their intentions

Afghanistan showed no signs of nerves on the eve of their big-stage debut, as they surged to an impressive five-wicket victory over Ireland with three balls to spare

Match Centre

19.3
1
Botha to Asghar Afghan, 1 run,
19.2
0
Botha to Asghar Afghan, no run,
19.1
1
Botha to Raees Ahmadzai, 1 run,

END OF OVER:
19 | 6 Runs 1 Wkt | AFG: 132/5 (2 runs required from 6 balls, RR: 6.94, RRR: 2.00)

  • Asghar Afghan38 (25b)
  • AR Cusack2-0-12-2
18.6
W
Cusack to Mohammad Nabi, OUT,

Mohammad Nabi c Jones b Cusack 28 (17b 2x4 2x6) SR: 164.70

18.5
1lb
Cusack to Asghar Afghan, 1 leg bye,
18.4
2
Cusack to Asghar Afghan, 2 runs,

Afghanistan 2nd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st18Noor Ali ZadranKarim Sadiq
2nd8Karim SadiqMohammad Shahzad
3rd24Nawroz MangalKarim Sadiq
4th16Nawroz MangalAsghar Afghan
5th66Mohammad NabiAsghar Afghan
6th2Raees AhmadzaiAsghar Afghan