Result
2nd T20I, Dubai (DSC), Dec 16 2016, Afghanistan tour of United Arab Emirates
179/4
(19.4/20 ov, target 180)
183/5
Afghanistan won by 5 wickets (with 2 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
AFG Innings
Full commentary
end of over 207 runs
AFG: 183/5CRR: 9.3 
Najibullah Zadran55 (24)
Mohammad Nabi13 (13)
Rohan Mustafa0.4-0-7-0
Mohammad Naveed4-0-25-0
19.4
4
Rohan Mustafa to Najibullah Zadran, FOUR runs
quicker ball, batsman lofts it over mid-off for a boundary
19.3
Rohan Mustafa to Najibullah Zadran, no run
full ball, batsman drives it but to the cover fielder
19.2
2
Rohan Mustafa to Najibullah Zadran, 2 runs
short pitched ball, batsman lofts it over the bowler for a couple and reaches his fifty
19.1
1
Rohan Mustafa to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run
tossed up, batsman drives it down to long-on for a run
end of over 199 runs
AFG: 176/5CRR: 9.26 • RRR: 4.00 • Need 4 runs from 6b
Najibullah Zadran49 (21)
Mohammad Nabi12 (12)
Mohammad Naveed4-0-25-0
Mohammad Shahzad4-0-43-1
18.6
2
Mohammad Naveed to Najibullah Zadran, 2 runs
outside off, batsman cuts it past point to for a couple
18.5
2
Mohammad Naveed to Najibullah Zadran, 2 runs
full on leg, batsman drives it to mid-wicket, looking for a couple and gets it with ease
18.4
4
Mohammad Naveed to Najibullah Zadran, FOUR runs
short outside off, batsman makes room and cuts it but gets a egde between keeper and short thirdman for a boundary
18.3
Mohammad Naveed to Najibullah Zadran, no run
short ball, batsman makes room to cut it over point but gets beaten again
18.2
Mohammad Naveed to Najibullah Zadran, no run
outside off, looks to cute it past the short third man but gets beaten
18.1
1
Mohammad Naveed to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run
onto the backfoot and pushes it to cover for a run
end of over 1819 runs
AFG: 167/5CRR: 9.27 • RRR: 6.50 • Need 13 runs from 12b
Najibullah Zadran41 (16)
Mohammad Nabi11 (11)
Mohammad Shahzad4-0-43-1
Atif Ali Khan4-0-43-0
17.6
6
Mohammad Shahzad to Najibullah Zadran, SIX runs
full ball, batsman slogs it over long-off for another six in the over
17.5
4
Mohammad Shahzad to Najibullah Zadran, FOUR runs
short outside off, batsman lofts it over cover towards the boundary, fielder comes across and dives but couldn't hold onto it
17.4
6
Mohammad Shahzad to Najibullah Zadran, SIX runs
short ball, batsman moves away and hooks it over square leg for a six
17.3
Mohammad Shahzad to Najibullah Zadran, no run
onto the backfoot, looks to nudge it to leg but gets it back to the bowler
17.2
1
Mohammad Shahzad to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run
short ball, batsman pulls it away for a run at square leg
17.1
2
Mohammad Shahzad to Mohammad Nabi, 2 runs
outside off, batsman punches it into covers for a couple
end of over 178 runs
AFG: 148/5CRR: 8.7 • RRR: 10.66 • Need 32 runs from 18b
Najibullah Zadran25 (12)
Mohammad Nabi8 (9)
Atif Ali Khan4-0-43-0
Mohammad Shahzad3-0-24-1
16.6
2
Atif Ali Khan to Najibullah Zadran, 2 runs
onto the backfoot and pulls it away to sqaure leg for a couple
16.5
1
Atif Ali Khan to Mohammad Nabi, 1 run
onto the backfoot and plays it away to on-side for a run
16.4
1
Atif Ali Khan to Najibullah Zadran, 1 run
onto the backfoot and pushed to deep point for a run
16.3
2
Atif Ali Khan to Najibullah Zadran, 2 runs
outside off, batsman goes for a big-shot but lofts it high in the air and it falls safe
16.2
1lb
Atif Ali Khan to Mohammad Nabi, 1 leg bye
good length ball, batsman looks to flick but gets it of his pads for a leg-bye
16.1
1
Atif Ali Khan to Najibullah Zadran, 1 run
outside off, batsman chases it and hits it high towards deep cover and on the bounce to the fielder
end of over 1618 runs
AFG: 140/5CRR: 8.75 • RRR: 10.00 • Need 40 runs from 24b
Najibullah Zadran19 (8)
Mohammad Nabi7 (7)
Mohammad Shahzad3-0-24-1
Amjad Javed4-0-40-3
15.6
1
Mohammad Shahzad to Najibullah Zadran, 1 run
onto the backfoot and nudges it to short fine leg for a run