- BATSMENRBM4s6sSRrun out (Fernando)511140045.45st †Silva b Prasanna16163410100.00st †Silva b Prasanna2430362080.00b Prasanna1480025.00b Fernando2529310186.20st †Silva b Senanayake1630016.66not out1118280061.11not out4680066.66Extras6 (b 3, w 3)TOTAL93/6 (20 Overs, RR: 4.65)Fall of wickets: 1-12 (S Jyoti, 2.5 ov), 2-40 (TC Bastiampillai, 7.4 ov), 3-44 (Rizwan Cheema, 9.1 ov), 4-53 (AM Samad, 11.3 ov), 5-55 (S Dhaniram, 12.3 ov), 6-84 (A Bagai, 18.3 ov)
- BATSMENRBM4s6sSRnot out54405780135.00c Samad b Khurram Chohan5680083.33not out35324850109.37Extras0TOTAL94/1 (13 Overs, RR: 7.23)Fall of wickets: 1-14 (ML Udawatte, 1.5 ov)
Hours of play (local time)
Afghanistan 143 for 5 (Sadiq 42, Nabi 23, Baidwan 3-23) beat Canada 140 for 6 (Bagai 56) by five wickets
Ireland could not defend a hefty 174 for 6, as Sri Lanka A cantered homein the 19th over after a whirlwind batting performance.
It was another team effort from Afghanistan as they picked up their second win of the tournament, beating Canada by five wickets
Hiral Patel, the 18-year-old Canada opener, produced a sensational display on debut to set up victory for Canada over Ireland in the Associates Twenty20 Series at the Sinhalese Sports Club Ground in Colombo
Ireland weathered a strong fight-back from Afghanistan to claim their first win of the Associates Twenty20 Series at the P Sara Oval in Colombo.