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Match Day

515dThe Report by Andrew McGlashan

Wright's 99 helps England start impressively

The World Twenty20 continued to conform to expectation - disappointingly so, some will say - as England began the defence of their title with a 116-run hammering of Afghanistan

515dDavid Hopps in Colombo

Pundit Pietersen calls it Wright

With his England career on hold and despite a hint of vulnerability, Kevin Pietersen the broadcaster was full of praise for one of his replacements

515dDavid Hopps in Colombo

Broad shrugs off shocking past

Stuart Broad needs no reminding of the shock of a World Twenty20 defeat against a minor nation as he prepares to lead England against Afghanistan

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Afghanistan 2nd innings Partnerships

WktRunsPlayers
1st2Nawroz MangalMohammad Shahzad
2nd0Nawroz MangalShafiqullah
3rd12Nawroz MangalKarim Sadiq
4th8Karim SadiqAsghar Stanikzai
5th0Mohammad NabiAsghar Stanikzai
6th3Mohammad NabiSamiullah Shinwari
7th1Mohammad NabiGulbadin Naib
8th0Gulbadin NaibDawlat Zadran
9th44Shapoor ZadranGulbadin Naib
10th10Gulbadin NaibIzatullah Dawlatzai