ICC World Twenty20 - 3rd match, Group C

Afghanistan v India

India won by 7 wickets (with 31 balls remaining)

1.4

Nehra to Karim Sadiq, OUT, Sadiq was a walking wicket all along, Nehra bowls it a bit short on the leg stump, Sadiq follows it, makes room and tries to pull but the ball clips his glove and lobs to Dhoni, easy decision

Karim Sadiq c †Dhoni b Nehra 0 (4m 4b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Afghanistan 6/1   Noor Ali Zadran 4* (6b)   A Nehra 0.4-0-3-1

3.3

Nehra to Mohammad Shahzad, OUT, the short one does the trick again! Nehra bangs it down the leg side and Shahzad tries to hook but ends up lobbing it to Dhoni, the ball hits the helmet for sure but did it catch the glove or the edge as well? Erasmus thought it clipped something else too

Mohammad Shahzad c †Dhoni b Nehra 6 (6m 5b 1x4 0x6) SR: 120.00

Afghanistan 22/2   Noor Ali Zadran 14* (12b 2x4)   A Nehra 1.3-0-9-2

5.4

Jadeja to Nawroz Mangal, OUT, Mangal tries to take Jadeja downtown but the journey ends at mid-off, comes down the pitch but ends up chipping it to Gambhir at a comfortable height

Nawroz Mangal c Gambhir b Jadeja 5 (9m 11b 1x4 0x6) SR: 45.45

Afghanistan 29/3   Noor Ali Zadran 15* (14b 2x4)   RA Jadeja 0.4-0-0-1

16.4

Nehra to Noor Ali Zadran, OUT, the short one works again for Nehra, Noor makes room and tries to slog him away but the ball clips the edge and lobs to the keeper

Noor Ali Zadran c †Dhoni b Nehra 50 (56m 48b 4x4 0x6) SR: 104.16

Afghanistan 97/4   Asghar Stanikzai 30* (32b 3x6)   A Nehra 2.4-0-11-3

17.1

Kumar to Asghar Stanikzai, OUT, Praveen hits the deck hard and gets a wicket, Stanikzai stays at the crease to pull but gets a top edge taken easily by Zaheer near midwicket

Asghar Stanikzai c Khan b Kumar 30 (35m 33b 0x4 3x6) SR: 90.90

Afghanistan 97/5   Mohammad Nabi 0* (2b)   P Kumar 2.1-0-11-1

17.2

Kumar to Mohammad Nabi, OUT, catching practice again, Nabi tries to smack this over the on side but gets a tame top edge taken by Dhoni, he barely had to move from his position

Mohammad Nabi c †Dhoni b Kumar 0 (2m 3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Afghanistan 97/6   Raees Ahmadzai 0* (0b)   P Kumar 2.2-0-11-2

18.5

Nehra to Samiullah Shenwari, OUT, terrible mixup, he squeezes out a yorker towards midwicket and sets off, Shenwari sets off but his partner wasn't interested, Jadeja lobs the ball to Dhoni but batsmen were at the other end

Samiullah Shenwari run out 7 (6m 6b 1x4 0x6) SR: 116.66

Afghanistan 107/7   Raees Ahmadzai 3* (3b)   A Nehra 3.5-0-18-3

19.5

Khan to Hamid Hassan, OUT, makes room to a full delivery and scoops it down Nehra's throat at mid-off

Hamid Hassan c Nehra b Khan 6 (2m 5b 1x4 0x6) SR: 120.00

Afghanistan 114/8   Raees Ahmadzai 4* (4b)   Z Khan 2.5-0-23-1
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May 1, 2010

M Vijay drives straight down the ground, Afghanistan v India, World Twenty20, Gros Islet, May 1, 2010

M Vijay drives straight down the ground

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May 1, 2010

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Afghan cricket fans in Kabul watch their team's game against India

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