3.3 Gone, bowled fuller outside off, defensive push turned out to be a straight-forward return catch to the bowler, he takes it easily, Shamsurrahman strikes, Ravindra goes, great start for the Afghans 5/2
    1 gone, tossed up outside off, slog-swept but straight to the throat of mid on, first wicket goes, Rehman strikes, Phillips goes, 1/1
    9.4 Wicket! tossed up outside off, went for a lofted shot over cover but only managed to gift a dolly to cover fielder, he settles himself down and takes an easy catch, Zia-ur-Rehman was the fielder, Leopard goes, not good for New Zealand 21/3
    14.4 Bowled him, tossed up on middle and leg, spun and kissed the bails on middle and off stump on its way to keeper, dream delivery for a leg-spinner, superb bowling, Finnie goes, Khan strikes 30/5
    13.1 tossed up outside off, came down the pitch and went for a big shot, miss-timed it and an easy catch to square leg fielder Waheedullah Shafaq. Kiwi batting is collapsing here, Allen goes, Shamsurrahman is on fire! 30/4
    24.4 Gone, tossed up on middle and off again, batsman went back and tried to flick it to leg side, missed completely. Ball hit him on back leg, huge shout for LBW, up goes the finger, Clarkson goes, Khan strikes again, Kiwi batting is falling apart 66/7
    18.1 Khan strikes, tossed up on middle and off again, spun, evaded the bat and hit off stump on its way, another superb delivery from the leggie.Phillips goes, Afghans are elated, Kiwi dressing-room looks gloomy 35/6
    38.4 Taken, fuller on middle and leg, went for a big shot over square leg for a maximum, but couldn't just get the distance, handed a simple catch to Shamsurrahman, Parikh goes unfortunately. Missed out on his fifty, Tariq strikes 123/8
    44.5 tossed up outside off, batsman tried to launch it over long off for a maximum but Karim Janat was there to take it comfortably,easy catch.Tariq strikes and Smith departs, that's the end of New Zealand innings for today. 135/10
    39.5 tossed up outside off, pushed hard down the ground but only managed to provide a return catch to the bowler Zia-ur-Rehman, he makes no mistake, Scott departs 125/9
    not out
    4 (nb 1, w 3)
    135 all out (44.5 Overs, RR: 3.01)
    Fall of wickets: 1-1 (GD Phillips, 0.6 ov), 2-5 (R Ravindra, 3.3 ov), 3-21 (CK Leopard, 9.4 ov), 4-30 (FH Allen, 13.1 ov), 5-30 (JL Finnie, 14.4 ov), 6-35 (DN Phillips, 18.1 ov), 7-66 (JA Clarkson, 24.4 ov), 8-123 (AA Parikh, 38.4 ov), 9-125 (TTB Scott, 39.5 ov), 10-135 (NG Smith, 44.5 ov)
    Rashid Khan1053033.0000
    Zahir Khan611803.0001
    Karim Janat21703.5000
    Perwez Malikzai1011011.0000
    Tariq Stanikzai5.501121.8800

Match Details


New Zealand Under-19s , elected to bat first

Player Of The Match

Series result

Afghanistan Under-19s advanced

Match number


Hours of play (local time)

09.00 start, First Session 09.00-12.30 Interval 12.30-13.00, Second Session 13.00-16.30

Match days

9 February 2016 (50-over match)

Reserve Umpire

Match Referee

Match Notes

Under-19s World Cup News

Afghan U19 2nd innings Partnerships

1st26IhsanullahKarim Janat
2nd68IhsanullahTariq Stanikzai
3rd43Perwez MalikzaiTariq Stanikzai