Result
1st T20I, Abu Dhabi, Nov 29 2015, Oman tour of United Arab Emirates
159/8
(18.1/20 ov, target 160)
132
Afghanistan won by 27 runs
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• ESPNcricinfo staff

Ghani, bowlers hand Afghanistan comfortable win

Usman Ghani's 69 set up Afghanistan's 27-run win over Oman in the first T20 fixture in Abu Dhabi

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Scorecard summary
Afghanistan159/8(20 overs)
Oman132(18.1 overs)
18.1
w
Yamin Ahmadzai to Lalcheta, OUT
AV Lalcheta c sub (Mirwais Ashraf) b Yamin Ahmadzai 16 (10b 3x4 0x6) SR: 160.00
end of over 186 runs • 2 wicket
OMAN: 132/9CRR: 7.33 • RRR: 14.00 • Need 28 from 12b
Munis Ansari0 (1)
Ajay Lalcheta16 (9)
Sayed Shirzad3-0-16-3
Yamin Ahmadzai3-0-31-1
17.6
Sayed Shirzad to Ansari, no run
17.5
1
Sayed Shirzad to Lalcheta, 1 run
top edge again, this time find the fielder, just a single
17.4
4
Sayed Shirzad to Lalcheta, FOUR runs
top edge, ball ran down towards the thirdman
17.3
w
Sayed Shirzad to Bilal Khan, OUT
Bilal Khan c Asghar Afghan b Sayed Shirzad 0 (2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00
17.2
Sayed Shirzad to Bilal Khan, no run
17.1
w
Sayed Shirzad to Sultan Ahmed, OUT
Sultan Ahmed c & b Sayed Shirzad 27 (13b 5x4 0x6) SR: 207.69
17.1
1w
Sayed Shirzad to Sultan Ahmed, 1 wide
end of over 1714 runs
OMAN: 126/7CRR: 7.41 • RRR: 11.33 • Need 34 from 18b
Ajay Lalcheta11 (7)
Sultan Ahmed27 (12)
Yamin Ahmadzai3-0-31-1
Samiullah Shinwari4-0-34-2
16.6
Yamin Ahmadzai to Lalcheta, no run
16.5
1
Yamin Ahmadzai to Sultan Ahmed, 1 run
down to the third man
16.4
4
Yamin Ahmadzai to Sultan Ahmed, FOUR runs
hooked it over the mid wicket, three fours already in this over
16.3
1
Yamin Ahmadzai to Lalcheta, 1 run
knicked it towards the third man
16.2
4
Yamin Ahmadzai to Lalcheta, FOUR runs
top edge, beat the keeper, ran down towards the thirdman
16.1
4
Yamin Ahmadzai to Lalcheta, FOUR runs
placed it in to the gap, ball ran towards the deep extra cover boundary
end of over 1614 runs
OMAN: 112/7CRR: 7 • RRR: 12.00 • Need 48 from 24b
Sultan Ahmed22 (10)
Ajay Lalcheta2 (3)
Samiullah Shinwari4-0-34-2
Mohammad Nasim Baras3-0-17-1
15.6
2
Samiullah Shinwari to Sultan Ahmed, 2 runs
15.5
2
Samiullah Shinwari to Sultan Ahmed, 2 runs
gently placed it towards the square leg, googd running by the batsmen
15.4
4
Samiullah Shinwari to Sultan Ahmed, FOUR runs
short delivery, this time hooked it over the mid wicket
15.3
4
Samiullah Shinwari to Sultan Ahmed, FOUR runs
played it over the extra cover, one bounce, passed the rope
Match details
Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
TossOman , elected to field first
SeriesOman tour of United Arab Emirates
Series resultAfghanistan led the 2-match series 1-0
Match numberT20I no. 471
Season2015/16
Hours of play (local time)10.00 start, First Session 10.00-11.25, Interval 11.25-11.45, Second Session 11.45-13.10
Match days29 November 2015 (20-over match)
T20I debut
Sayed Shirzad
Yamin Ahmadzai
Umpires
Raveendra Wimalasiri
Buddhi Pradhan
Reserve Umpire
Rabiul Hoque
Match Referee
David Jukes