Close of Play

  • Sun, 16 Aug - day 1 - Afghanistan 1st innings 33/0 (Noor Ali Zadran 21*, Ahmed Shah 7*, 12 ov)
  • Mon, 17 Aug - day 2 - Afghanistan 1st innings 358/7 (Mohammad Nabi 39*, Dawlat Ahmadzai 1*, 110 ov)
  • Tue, 18 Aug - day 3 - Zimbabwe XI 2nd innings 267/6 (F Mutizwa 56*, 74.2 ov)
  • Wed, 19 Aug - day 4 - Afghanistan 2nd innings 211/4 (44.5 ov) - end of match

Match Notes

  • Afghanistan coach hits back at critics

    Afghanistan coach Kabir Khan has hit back at critics who said his team was fortunate to be playing in the competition and was not ready for the challenge

  • Noor century secures draw

    Noor Ali compiled his second hundred of the match as Afghanistan secured a draw against Zimbabwe XI in Mutare

  • Noor Ali hands Afghanistan the edge

    In their first game of the Intercontinental Cup, Afghanistan put up an excellent batting display to counter Zimbabwe XI's first-innings score of 350

  • Taibu keeps Zimbabwe fighting

    Tatenda Taibu's second century of the match kept Zimbabwe XI alive in their four-day game against Afghanistan in Mutare

Afghanistan 4th innings Partnerships

1st103Ahmed ShahNoor Ali Zadran
2nd25Noor Ali ZadranAsghar Afghan
3rd34Noor Ali ZadranRaees Ahmadzai
4th49Noor Ali ZadranMohammad Shahzad