Result
ICC Intercontinental Cup at Sharjah, Nov 21-24 2015
144 & 540
(61.5 ov, target 390)
295 & 188
Afghanistan won by 201 runs
Player Of The Match
Afghanistan
Afghanistan 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Noor Ali Zadran c Ura b Soper1027-1037.03
Shabir Noori lbw b Soper312-0025.00
Mohammad Shahzad lbw b Vanua2939-4074.35
Hashmatullah Shahidi c Reva b Nou1956-2033.92
Asghar Afghan (c)c Vala b Vanua2626-40100.00
Samiullah Shinwari c Dai b Vanua05-000.00
Gulbadin Naib c Vala b Nou159-20166.66
Mirwais Ashraf lbw b Reva28-0025.00
Sharafuddin Ashraf c Nou b Vanua2524-31104.16
Yamin Ahmadzai c Vanua b Dai1230-1040.00
Zahir Khan not out12-0050.00
Extras(lb 2)2
TOTAL(39.4 Ov, RR: 3.63)144
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Shabir Noori, 3.1 ov), 2-27 (Noor Ali Zadran, 9.3 ov), 3-43 (Mohammad Shahzad, 16.1 ov), 4-75 (Asghar Afghan, 22.3 ov), 5-79 (Samiullah Shinwari, 24.2 ov), 6-101 (Gulbadin Naib, 28.1 ov), 7-104 (Mirwais Ashraf, 29.5 ov), 8-106 (Hashmatullah Shahidi, 30.3 ov), 9-135 (Sharafuddin Ashraf, 38.1 ov), 10-144 (Yamin Ahmadzai, 39.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
L Nou1323722.8400
CA Soper922723.0000
N Vanua723645.1400
JB Reva803814.7500
MD Dai2.41411.5000
Papua New Guinea 1st Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
TP Ura  b Yamin Ahmadzai716-0043.75
VV Morea c Asghar Afghan b Yamin Ahmadzai2930-6096.66
L Siaka lbw b Yamin Ahmadzai01-000.00
A Vala st †Mohammad Shahzad b Zahir Khan62110-4056.36
S Bau lbw b Samiullah Shinwari3442-4280.95
MD Dai c Hashmatullah Shahidi b Gulbadin Naib129139-9592.80
JNT Vare (c) †lbw b Zahir Khan16-0016.66
JB Reva  b Sharafuddin Ashraf1444-2031.81
N Vanua st †Mohammad Shahzad b Samiullah Shinwari218-0011.11
CA Soper  b Zahir Khan731-0022.58
L Nou not out27-0028.57
Extras(b 2, lb 2, nb 4)8
TOTAL(73.2 Ov, RR: 4.02)295
Fall of wickets: 1-24 (Tony Ura, 6.1 ov), 2-24 (Lega Siaka, 6.2 ov), 3-41 (Vani Morea, 8.5 ov), 4-96 (Sese Bau, 20.6 ov), 5-201 (Assad Vala, 45.6 ov), 6-203 (Jack Vare, 47.3 ov), 7-244 (John Reva, 59.5 ov), 8-270 (Norman Vanua, 64.4 ov), 9-289 (Mahuru Dai, 70.5 ov), 10-295 (Chad Soper, 73.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Yamin Ahmadzai1726433.7600
Mirwais Ashraf913403.7700
Gulbadin Naib913814.2200
Zahir Khan11.204433.8802
Samiullah Shinwari1918624.5200
Sharafuddin Ashraf812513.1202
Afghanistan 2nd Innings
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
Noor Ali Zadran lbw b Soper2449-3048.97
Shabir Noori run out (Vanua)04-000.00
Mohammad Shahzad run out (Vanua)116137-11384.67
Hashmatullah Shahidi c Morea b Dai112214-16152.33
Asghar Afghan (c)st †Vare b Dai127163-13677.91
Samiullah Shinwari lbw b Nou02-000.00
Gulbadin Naib c Reva b Vala7587-11186.20
Mirwais Ashraf lbw b Bau5474-5172.97
Sharafuddin Ashraf c Morea b Bau1016-1062.50
Yamin Ahmadzai  b Vala217-0011.76
Zahir Khan not out05-000.00
Extras(b 10, lb 5, nb 4, w 1)20
TOTAL(127.2 Ov, RR: 4.24)540
Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Shabir Noori, 1.2 ov), 2-54 (Noor Ali Zadran, 13.6 ov), 3-204 (Mohammad Shahzad, 47.6 ov), 4-382 (Hashmatullah Shahidi, 89.5 ov), 5-382 (Samiullah Shinwari, 90.2 ov), 6-428 (Asghar Afghan, 101.2 ov), 7-505 (Gulbadin Naib, 115.3 ov), 8-526 (Sharafuddin Ashraf, 120.3 ov), 9-540 (Mirwais Ashraf, 126.1 ov), 10-540 (Yamin Ahmadzai, 127.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
L Nou1727414.3503
CA Soper1816713.7210
N Vanua18010105.6101
MD Dai1927323.8400
JB Reva1024004.0000
A Vala22.218023.5800
S Bau1625023.1200
L Siaka724005.7100
Papua New Guinea 2nd Innings (target: 390 runs)
BATSMEN RBM4s6sSR
TP Ura lbw b Yamin Ahmadzai1826-2069.23
VV Morea  b Yamin Ahmadzai149-30155.55
L Siaka c Gulbadin Naib b Yamin Ahmadzai824-1033.33
A Vala lbw b Zahir Khan81151-7153.64
S Bau c Samiullah Shinwari b Gulbadin Naib99-20100.00
MD Dai  b Sharafuddin Ashraf3275-3042.66
JNT Vare (c) †lbw b Yamin Ahmadzai02-000.00
JB Reva c Gulbadin Naib b Zahir Khan530-1016.66
N Vanua c †Mohammad Shahzad b Zahir Khan015-000.00
CA Soper st †Mohammad Shahzad b Zahir Khan1525-3060.00
L Nou not out06-000.00
Extras(b 4, nb 1, w 1)6
TOTAL(61.5 Ov, RR: 3.04)188
Fall of wickets: 1-15 (Vani Morea, 2.2 ov), 2-37 (Lega Siaka, 8.4 ov), 3-40 (Tony Ura, 10.2 ov), 4-54 (Sese Bau, 12.6 ov), 5-131 (Mahuru Dai, 39.5 ov), 6-132 (Jack Vare, 40.4 ov), 7-157 (John Reva, 49.2 ov), 8-162 (Norman Vanua, 53.5 ov), 9-175 (Assad Vala, 59.1 ov), 10-188 (Chad Soper, 61.5 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Yamin Ahmadzai12.414143.2300
Gulbadin Naib10.224914.7410
Mirwais Ashraf1222201.8300
Shabir Noori30903.0001
Sharafuddin Ashraf812012.5000
Samiullah Shinwari701802.5700
Zahir Khan8.512542.8300
MATCH DETAILS
Sharjah Cricket Stadium
TossAfghanistan , elected to bat first
SeriesICC Intercontinental Cup 2015
Player Of The Match
Asghar Afghan
Season2015/16
Hours of play (local time)9.45am start, Lunch 11.45-12.25, Tea 14.25-14.45, Close 16.45
Match days21,22,,23,24 November 2015 (4-day match)
Test debut
Zahir Khan
Sese Bau
Chad Soper
Umpires
Raveendra Wimalasiri
Buddhi Pradhan
Reserve Umpire
Ahmed Shah Durrani
Match Referee
David Jukes
PointsAfghanistan 14, Papua New Guinea 6
CLOSE OF PLAY
Sat, 21 Nov - day 1 - Papua New Guinea 1st innings 205/6 (MD Dai 67*, JB Reva 0*, 49 ov)
Sun, 22 Nov - day 2 - Afghanistan 2nd innings 284/3 (Hashmatullah Shahidi 92*, Asghar Stanikzai 45*, 68 ov)
Mon, 23 Nov - day 3 - Papua New Guinea 2nd innings 110/4 (A Vala 32*, MD Dai 27*, 33 ov)
Tue, 24 Nov - day 4 - Papua New Guinea 2nd innings 188 (61.5 ov) - end of match