• BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c Samiullah Shenwari b Hamid Hassan
    78
    134
    175
    7
    2
    58.20
    c Hamid Hassan b Mohammad Nabi
    53
    89
    114
    9
    0
    59.55
    c †Mohammad Shahzad b Samiullah Shenwari
    39
    92
    96
    6
    0
    42.39
    c †Mohammad Shahzad b Karim Sadiq
    66
    119
    156
    9
    0
    55.46
    st †Mohammad Shahzad b Samiullah Shenwari
    0
    7
    7
    0
    0
    0.00
    lbw b Samiullah Shenwari
    16
    35
    53
    2
    0
    45.71
    c Karim Sadiq b Hamid Hassan
    43
    89
    90
    6
    0
    48.31
    not out
    58
    90
    105
    9
    0
    64.44
    lbw b Samiullah Shenwari
    2
    20
    23
    0
    0
    10.00
    c †Mohammad Shahzad b Hamid Hassan
    4
    18
    17
    0
    0
    22.22
    b Shapoor Zadran
    18
    28
    51
    4
    0
    64.28
    Extras
    28 (lb 13, nb 13, w 2)
    TOTAL
    405 all out (118 Overs, RR: 3.43, 443 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-120 (GC Wilson, 28.2 ov), 2-170 (WTS Porterfield, 45.4 ov), 3-203 (AR Cusack, 54.2 ov), 4-203 (AC Botha, 56.3 ov), 5-231 (KJ O'Brien, 66.4 ov), 6-316 (NJ O'Brien, 90.1 ov), 7-323 (AR White, 93.4 ov), 8-328 (DT Johnston, 100.4 ov), 9-339 (GE Kidd, 105.2 ov), 10-405 (PC Connell, 117.6 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    Dawlat Ahmadzai1123202.9000
    Shapoor Zadran1013313.3000
    Hamid Hassan2449133.79013
    Noor Ali Zadran2021010.5010
    Mohammad Nabi27310213.7700
    Samiullah Shinwari2757542.7700
    Karim Sadiq1553112.0610
    Nawroz Mangal20703.5000
  • BATSMEN
    R
    B
    M
    4s
    6s
    SR
    c †Mohammad Shahzad b Dawlat Ahmadzai
    14
    46
    68
    1
    0
    30.43
    b Dawlat Ahmadzai
    27
    73
    100
    4
    0
    36.98
    b Dawlat Ahmadzai
    4
    7
    10
    0
    0
    57.14
    c †Mohammad Shahzad b Hamid Hassan
    9
    35
    67
    1
    0
    25.71
    lbw b Mohammad Nabi
    27
    36
    55
    5
    0
    75.00
    lbw b Mohammad Nabi
    3
    34
    29
    0
    0
    8.82
    c Hamid Hassan b Mohammad Nabi
    4
    20
    19
    0
    0
    20.00
    lbw b Dawlat Ahmadzai
    18
    76
    82
    1
    0
    23.68
    not out
    63
    91
    133
    7
    1
    69.23
    lbw b Dawlat Ahmadzai
    0
    8
    9
    0
    0
    0.00
    c †Mohammad Shahzad b Mohammad Nabi
    10
    36
    54
    2
    0
    27.77
    Extras
    23 (b 9, lb 3, nb 9, w 2)
    TOTAL
    202 all out (75.3 Overs, RR: 2.67, 313 minutes)
    Fall of wickets: 1-43 (WTS Porterfield, 16.2 ov), 2-50 (AR Cusack, 18.1 ov), 3-57 (GC Wilson, 22.3 ov), 4-91 (AC Botha, 31.1 ov), 5-91 (NJ O'Brien, 32.2 ov), 6-98 (AR White, 37.4 ov), 7-101 (KJ O'Brien, 41.6 ov), 8-141 (JF Mooney, 60.1 ov), 9-143 (GE Kidd, 62.3 ov), 10-202 (PC Connell, 75.3 ov)
    BowlingOMRWEconWDNB
    Shapoor Zadran1214103.4122
    Dawlat Ahmadzai1545253.4605
    Hamid Hassan1122712.4502
    Mohammad Nabi22.3113341.4600
    Samiullah Shinwari1333202.4600
    Karim Sadiq20502.5000

Close of Play

  • Thu, 21 Jan - day 1 - Ireland 1st innings 324/7 (JF Mooney 5*, DT Johnston 0*, 98 ov)
  • Fri, 22 Jan - day 2 - Afghanistan 1st innings 263/3 (Shabir Noori 44*, Mohammad Shahzad 60*, 74 ov)
  • Sat, 23 Jan - day 3 - Ireland 2nd innings 39/0 (WTS Porterfield 14*, GC Wilson 21*, 14 ov)
  • Sun, 24 Jan - day 4 - Afghanistan 2nd innings 137/3 (31.3 ov) - end of match
  • Ahmadzai inspires Afghanistan win

    Afghanistan pulled off their second win in the Intercontinental Cup, defeating defending champions Ireland by seven wickets to propel the tournament newcomers to the top of the table

  • Ireland steady after conceding lead

    Afghanistan, aided by five top-order half-centuries, grabbed a 69-run first innings lead to continue their strong performance against Ireland at Dambulla. William Porterfield and Gary Wilson's unbroken opening partnership had reduced Ireland's deficit to

  • Afghans take 2nd day honours

    Afghanistan seized the initiative on the second day of their Intercontinental Cup game against Ireland at Dambulla, reaching 263 for 3 at stumps with Shabir Noori, on 44 not out, and Mohammad Shahzad, unbeaten on 60 from only 62 balls, holding firm.

  • Ireland edge a fluctuating day

    Half-centuries from William Porterfield, Gary Wilson and Niall O'Brien helped Ireland shade a fluctuating opening day against Afghanistan, despite a flurry of wickets for legspinner Samiullah Shenwari

Afghanistan 4th innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st5Noor Ali ZadranKarim Sadiq
2nd43Shabir NooriNoor Ali Zadran
3rd53Noor Ali ZadranMohammad Shahzad
4th36Nawroz MangalMohammad Shahzad