2 goes for a drive and completely misread the length, huge wicket for UAE. 9/1
    2.2 outside off, Ghani tries to hammer towards leg side and thick edge goes up in the air, very good start by UAE. 9/2
    5.4 tries to play a big shot of a fully pitched delivery right on the middle stump and pays the price, Stanikzai is gone. 37/3
    18.1 goes for a huge shot of a fully pitched delivery and misses the length, Afghanistan's performer of the day gone. 144/7
    11.3 huge wicket for UAE, pressure of the target getting into his head making him play for a six, but finds the fielder at long-off. 84/4
    14.2 goes for a big shot and top edge goes to the gloves of the keeper, Afghanistan facing trouble here. 103/5
    18 there was no run there, just a block and the batsman runs for a single to pay the price at this important moment. 144/5
    19.2 tries to go over mid-wicket and misses the line,huge shout given in by the umpire only to find that the stumps are hit as well. 21 from 4 needed now. 156/8
    not out
    19.3 tossed up to invite the batsman who tries for something big and misread little bit of turn, two in two for Rohan. 156/9
    19.5 comes down the track for a big shot but sharp turn doing the trick. All over for Afghanistan, a very good start of the tournament for UAE who won by 16 runs. 160/10
    8 (b 2, lb 2, nb 1, w 3)
    160 all out (19.5 Overs, RR: 8.06)
    Mohammad Naveed4.002927.2501
    Farhan Ahmed4.002827.0000
    Amjad Javed3.002618.6610
    Ahmed Raza4.003218.0010
    Rohan Mustafa2.501936.7000
    Mohammad Shahzad2.0022011.0000
    Fall of wickets:1-9 (Mohammad Shahzad, 1.6 ov), 2-9 (Usman Ghani, 2.2 ov), 3-37 (Asghar Stanikzai, 5.4 ov), 4-84 (Mohammad Nabi, 11.3 ov), 5-103 (Gulbadin Naib, 14.2 ov), 6-144 (Najibullah Zadran, 17.6 ov), 7-144 (Karim Sadiq, 18.1 ov), 8-156 (Dawlat Zadran, 19.2 ov), 9-156 (Shapoor Zadran, 19.3 ov), 10-160 (Amir Hamza, 19.5 ov)

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