Result
Qualifying Group, Asia Cup at Fatullah, 1st Match
176/4
(19.5/20 ov, target 177)
160
U.A.E. won by 16 runs
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Scorecard summary
United Arab Emirates176/4(20 overs)
Afghanistan160(19.5 overs)
end of over 205 runs • 3 wicket
AFG: 160/10CRR: 8.06 • RRR: 102.00 • Need 17 from 1b
Rashid Khan3 (3)
Rohan Mustafa2.5-0-19-3
Mohammad Naveed4-0-29-2
19.5
w
Rohan Mustafa to Amir Hamza, OUT
comes down the track for a big shot but sharp turn doing the trick. All over for Afghanistan, a very good start of the tournament for UAE who won by 16 runs.
Amir Hamza st †Patil b Rohan Mustafa 4 (2m 2b 1x4 0x6) SR: 200.00
19.4
4
Rohan Mustafa to Amir Hamza, FOUR runs
thick edge goes past the keeper for a boundary but maybe it's to late to be any use of.
19.3
w
Rohan Mustafa to Shapoor Zadran, OUT
tossed up to invite the batsman who tries for something big and misread little bit of turn, two in two for Rohan.
Shapoor Zadran b Rohan Mustafa 0 (1m 1b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0.00
19.2
w
Rohan Mustafa to Dawlat Zadran, OUT
tries to go over mid-wicket and misses the line,huge shout given in by the umpire only to find that the stumps are hit as well. 21 from 4 needed now.
Dawlat Zadran b Rohan Mustafa 9 (8m 4b 2x4 0x6) SR: 225.00
19.1
1
Rohan Mustafa to Rashid Khan, 1 run
full toss but played towards mid-on just for a single.
end of over 1911 runs • 1 wicket
AFG: 155/7CRR: 8.15 • RRR: 22.00 • Need 22 from 6b
Dawlat Zadran9 (3)
Rashid Khan2 (2)
Mohammad Naveed4-0-29-2
Rohan Mustafa2-0-14-0
18.6
4
Mohammad Naveed to Dawlat Zadran, FOUR runs
over the extra cover now, was fully pitched outside off and the batsman forces this to take to the ropes.
18.5
1
Mohammad Naveed to Rashid Khan, 1 run
again a similar shot, this time taking past the extra cover fielder.
18.4
1
Mohammad Naveed to Dawlat Zadran, 1 run
a very quick single through the cover.
18.3
4
Mohammad Naveed to Dawlat Zadran, FOUR runs
beautiful square drive from a lower order batsman, no chance for the fielder.
18.2
1
Mohammad Naveed to Rashid Khan, 1 run
desperate try for a cut shot but edge goes to the short third man.
18.1
w
Mohammad Naveed to Karim Sadiq, OUT
goes for a huge shot of a fully pitched delivery and misses the length, Afghanistan's performer of the day gone.
Karim Sadiq b Mohammad Naveed 72 (71m 48b 8x4 1x6) SR: 150.00
end of over 188 runs • 1 wicket
AFG: 144/5CRR: 8 • RRR: 16.50 • Need 33 from 12b
Karim Sadiq72 (47)
Rohan Mustafa2-0-14-0
Amjad Javed3-0-26-1
17.6
w
Rohan Mustafa to Najibullah Zadran, OUT
there was no run there, just a block and the batsman runs for a single to pay the price at this important moment.
Najibullah Zadran run out (†Patil) 21 (16m 14b 0x4 1x6) SR: 150.00
17.5
2
Rohan Mustafa to Najibullah Zadran, 2 runs
successfully sweeps this time towards fine leg for a double.
17.4
1b
Rohan Mustafa to Karim Sadiq, 1 bye
play and a miss again, so does the keeper.
17.3
1b
Rohan Mustafa to Najibullah Zadran, 1 bye
another attempt for sweep and misses.
17.2
2
Rohan Mustafa to Najibullah Zadran, 2 runs
tries to play a slog sweep but only manages to get an edge for taking it behind the keeper.
17.1
2
Rohan Mustafa to Najibullah Zadran, 2 runs
low full toss and the batsman gets low to play it towards deep mid wicket for a double.
end of over 1713 runs
AFG: 136/5CRR: 8 • RRR: 13.66 • Need 41 from 18b
Karim Sadiq72 (46)
Najibullah Zadran15 (9)
Amjad Javed3-0-26-1
Mohammad Shahzad2-0-22-0
16.6
4
Amjad Javed to Karim Sadiq, FOUR runs
beautiful cover drive for a much needed boundary, Karim is paying gem of an innings here.
Match details
Khan Shaheb Osman Ali Stadium, Fatullah
TossUnited Arab Emirates , elected to bat first
SeriesAsia Cup 2016
Match numberT20I no. 501
Season2015/16
Hours of play (local time)15.00 start, First Session 15.00-16.25, Interval 16.25-16.45, Second Session 16.45-18.10
Match days19 February 2016 (20-over match)
Umpires
Sharfuddoula
Sarika Prasad
Reserve Umpire
Buddhi Pradhan
Match Referee
Sir Richie Richardson
PointsUnited Arab Emirates 2, Afghanistan 0