ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier - 32nd match, Group A

Afghanistan v Nepal

Afghanistan won by 34 runs


Sawad to Shabir Noori, OUT, good length delivery, swinging away, goes down the track, tries to go over mid off, gets an edge to the keeper

Shabir Noori c †Malla b Sawad 0 (2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00

Afghanistan 3/1   Karim Sadiq 3* (2b)   C Sawad 0.4-0-3-1


Khadka to Karim Sadiq, OUT, slower delivery, tries to scoop it over fine leg, finds Alam, easy take

Karim Sadiq c Alam b Khadka 52 (39b 1x4 3x6) SR: 133.33

Afghanistan 89/2   Mohammad Shahzad 36* (29b 3x4 1x6)   P Khadka 2.4-0-14-1


Gauchan to Mohammad Shahzad, OUT, comes down the track, triesto go over long off, gets a thick outside edge to sweeper cover who completes a good running catch

Mohammad Shahzad c Baskota b Gauchan 52 (43b 3x4 2x6) SR: 120.93

Afghanistan 119/3   Nawroz Mangal 13* (13b 1x6)   SP Gauchan 3.1-0-23-1


Sawad to Nawroz Mangal, OUT, pitching middle leg, tries to paddle it past short fine, doesnt connect, disturbs the furniture

Nawroz Mangal b Sawad 27 (21b 0x4 2x6) SR: 128.57

Afghanistan 143/4   Mohammad Nabi 10* (4b 1x6)   C Sawad 2.1-0-23-2


Sawad to Gulbadin Naib, OUT, low full toss, looks to go big over midwicket, misses it completely, gets the timber shaken

Gulbadin Naib b Sawad 4 (3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 133.33

Afghanistan 147/5   Mohammad Nabi 10* (4b 1x6)   C Sawad 2.4-0-27-3


Khadka to Mirwais Ashraf, OUT, full delivery, cross bats it straight to long on, simple take for Shakti

Mirwais Ashraf c Gauchan b Khadka 2 (3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 66.66

Afghanistan 154/6   Mohammad Nabi 15* (7b 1x6)   P Khadka 3.4-0-18-2
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Mar 16, 2012

Karim Sadiq receives his Man of the Match award, Afghanistan v Nepal, ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier, Sharjah, March 16, 2012

Karim Sadiq receives his Man of the Match award

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