Result
2nd Match, Abu Dhabi, Jan 14 2017, Group A (N), Desert T20 Challenge
125/6
(18.4/20 ov, target 126)
126/5
Afghanistan won by 5 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Afghanistan
Ireland Innings (20 overs maximum)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
PR Stirling c Gulbadin Naib b Amir Hamza2524-30104.16
SW Poynter  b Mohammad Nabi1820-3090.00
WTS Porterfield (c) b Amir Hamza1717-10100.00
KJ O'Brien lbw b Rashid Khan129-20133.33
GC Wilson lbw b Rashid Khan2319-20121.05
GJ Thompson lbw b Mohammad Nabi39-0033.33
AR McBrine not out712-1058.33
GH Dockrell not out1310-10130.00
Extras(b 2, lb 3, w 2)7
TOTAL(20 Ov, RR: 6.25)125/6
Fall of wickets: 1-36 (Stuart Poynter, 5.2 ov), 2-56 (Paul Stirling, 8.6 ov), 3-67 (William Porterfield, 10.6 ov), 4-76 (Kevin O'Brien, 12.2 ov), 5-100 (Greg Thompson, 15.6 ov), 6-102 (Gary Wilson, 16.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Fareed Ahmad402205.50---00
Dawlat Zadran402807.00---00
Amir Hamza402125.25---00
Mohammad Nabi402726.75---00
Rashid Khan402225.50---10
Afghanistan Innings (target: 126 runs from 20 overs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Mohammad Shahzad  b Mulder2927-50107.40
Najeeb Tarakai run out (Little/Mulder)3127-21114.81
Asghar Afghan (c) b Mulder68-0075.00
Samiullah Shinwari lbw b Dockrell1315-2086.66
Mohammad Nabi not out2617-12152.94
Gulbadin Naib  b McBrine27-0028.57
Najibullah Zadran not out1111-11100.00
Extras(lb 1, w 7)8
TOTAL(18.4 Ov, RR: 6.75)126/5
Fall of wickets: 1-54 (Mohammad Shahzad, 7.5 ov), 2-66 (Asghar Afghan, 9.5 ov), 3-81 (Najeeb Tarakai, 11.4 ov), 4-91 (Samiullah Shinwari, 13.2 ov), 5-99 (Gulbadin Naib, 15.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
WB Rankin403107.75---00
AR McBrine201216.00---00
GH Dockrell401914.75---10
JB Little3.403108.45---10
J Mulder402325.75---00
KJ O'Brien10909.00---10
MATCH DETAILS
Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
TossIreland , elected to bat first
SeriesDesert T20 Challenge 2017
Player Of The Match
Mohammad Nabi
Match numberT20I no. 578
Season2016/17
Hours of play (local time)19.00 start, First Session 19.00-20.25 Interval 20.25-20.45, Second Session 20.45-22.10
Match days14 January 2017 - night match (20-over match)
Umpires
Iftikhar Ali
Buddhi Pradhan
Reserve Umpire
Alex Dowdalls
Match Referee
David Jukes
PointsAfghanistan 2, Ireland 0