Player of the Match
Player of the Match
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    14.1 outside off, pushes at that, no foot work, plays away from the body and this time he pays for it 57/1
    34.4 nudges towards short fine leg, late call, Khan races through, dives, but to no avail, direct hit has the finger up, what a pity that, he deserved a 100 177/3
    b Wright
    22
    26
    34
    4
    0
    84.61
    47.3 lofted drive does not clear long on 261/8
    36 pressure gets to him, tries to clear mid-off, gets too much under it, loops high to STander at mid-off 179/4
    36.2 plays the lofted drive, also gets under it, loops away to Poonia at mid-off on the circle 181/5
    43.5 lofted over the bowlers head, no timing, mid-off gets across and takes a good catch 216/6
    47.1 short leg side, hooks, not timed well, goes high and straight to deep square leg who hardly has to move 257/7
    50 swings to the on side, top edge, well taken by the keeper, saving himself a bruised lip 279/10
    49 outside off, looks to hit that to Johannesburg coming down the pitch, misses, keeps on going 273/9
    not out
    4
    3
    4
    0
    0
    133.33
    Extras
    11 (lb 3, w 8)
    TOTAL
    279 all out (50 Overs, RR: 5.58)
    Fall of wickets: 1-57 (Noor Ali Zadran, 14.1 ov), 2-105 (Mohammad Shahzad, 21.3 ov), 3-177 (Karim Sadiq, 34.4 ov), 4-179 (Asghar Afghan, 35.6 ov), 5-181 (Mohammad Nabi, 36.2 ov), 6-216 (Raees Ahmadzai, 43.5 ov), 7-257 (Samiullah Shenwari, 47.1 ov), 8-261 (Nawroz Mangal, 47.3 ov), 9-273 (Shapoor Zadran, 48.6 ov), 10-279 (Khaliq Dad, 49.6 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    JAR Blain1015425.4010
    JD Nel1005225.2020
    CM Wright1024124.1010
    JH Stander1006716.7020
    RM Haq905526.1110
    RR Watson10707.0000

Match Notes

  • Watson under fire as Scots face exit

    The former Scotland bowler, Paul Hoffmann, has slated the performance of the Scots at the World Cup qualifying tournament in South Africa and called on current captain, Ryan Watson, to step down from the role, following a miserable run of form

  • Scotland's status hangs by a thread

    Afghanistan held their own against one of the pre-tournament favourites, Scotland, in a tense and impressive 42-run win in Benoni, successfully defending 280

Scotland 2nd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st1RR WatsonRM Haq
2nd53RR WatsonKJ Coetzer
3rd133GM HamiltonKJ Coetzer
4th13GM HamiltonNFI McCallum
5th0GM HamiltonNS Poonia
6th8NS PooniaJH Stander
7th23CJO SmithNS Poonia
8th0CM WrightNS Poonia
9th6JAR BlainNS Poonia
10th0JAR BlainJD Nel

ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier (ICC Trophy)

Super Sixes
TEAMMWLPTNRR
WI54180.472
AFG53260.302
ZIM52250.42
SCOT52250.243
IRE52340.346
UAE5142-1.95
Group A
TEAMMWLPTNRR
WI44081.171
IRE43161.479
UAE4224-1.177
NL4132-0.709
PNG4040-0.865
Group B
TEAMMWLPTNRR
ZIM43071.035
SCOT43070.855
AFG41320.038
NEPAL4132-0.893
HKG4132-1.121