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Afghanistan pip UAE to qualify for World Twenty20

With their fairytale mission resting on the game, Afghanistan held their nerve to overcome a tenacious UAE side in a low-scoring thriller and take their place in the World Twenty20 that starts in May

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19.3
1
Qasim Zubair to Noor Ali Zadran, 1 run, lofted off drive over mid off, batsmen complete one, Afghanistan win, and hence qualify for the ICC T20 world cup.
19.2
0
Qasim Zubair to Noor Ali Zadran, no run, pull shot, miss timed, its gonna be thriller.
19.1
W
Qasim Zubair to Noor Ali Zadran, OUT, on drives, straight to Arfan at mid on, Runs to the batsmen, Oh, confusion, qasim flicks the bails.

Samiullah Shinwari run out (Qasim Zubair) 4 (4m 1b 1x4 0x6) SR: 400.00

END OF OVER:
19 | 12 Runs 1 Wkt | AFG: 100/5 (1 run required from 6 balls, RR: 5.26, RRR: 1.00)

  • Samiullah Shinwari4 (1b)
  • Noor Ali Zadran37 (44b)
  • Qadar Nawaz2-0-17-1
18.6
4
Qadar Nawaz to Samiullah Shinwari, FOUR runs, middle stump ball, paddles it down to fine leg, Naeem dives, couldn't reach.
18.5
W
Qadar Nawaz to Mohammad Nabi, OUT, slower one, batsmen tries a lofted shot over long off, beaten.

Mohammad Nabi b Qadar Nawaz 1 (6m 2b 0x4 0x6) SR: 50.00

18.4
1
Qadar Nawaz to Noor Ali Zadran, 1 run, miss timed on drive, Khuram can't reach, easy 1 there.

Afghanistan 2nd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st5Noor Ali ZadranKarim Sadiq
2nd11Noor Ali ZadranMohammad Shahzad
3rd32Nawroz MangalNoor Ali Zadran
4th40Noor Ali ZadranAsghar Afghan
5th8Mohammad NabiNoor Ali Zadran
6th4Samiullah ShinwariNoor Ali Zadran
7th1Noor Ali ZadranRaees Ahmadzai

ICC Men's T20 World Cup Qualifier

Super Four
TeamMWLPTNRR
IRE32141.233
AFG32140.1
UAE3122-0.244
NL3122-1.105
Group A
TeamMWLPTNRR
AFG33060.933
IRE32141.7
USA3122-1.684
SCOT3030-0.958
Group B
TeamMWLPTNRR
UAE33061.174
NL32140.116
KENYA31220.309
CAN3030-1.611