Afghanistan - Innings
Scotland - Innings
Leaving out two of your main pace bowlers for the opening match of a tournament is a brave move, but Afghanistan had read the pitch perfectly against Scotland
Afghanistan stretched their T20I record against Scotland to 6-0 courtesy a 14-run win was facilitated by Mohammad Shahzad and a spin-heavy attack that helped them defend 170
No. of scores of 50 or more for Mohammad Shahzad in T20Is, which is twice more than the next highest among players from associate teams; Myburgh & Stirling have 5.
Afghanistan's win-loss record in the five T20Is against Scotland, before this match.