Afghanistan are a side who identify with their Pashtun brother in heart, mind and cricket
A tetchy Darren Sammy said West Indies' batsmen did not take the responsibility to chase down a rather small target - 124 - against Afghanistan
They don't want to be patronised or praised for potential. Afghanistan want to play Full Members and beat them, just like they did against West Indies
Having threatened to pull off a win over a big team in their first three matches of the Super 10 stage, Afghanistan finally went ahead and did it against the group-topping West Indies in Nagpur
A slow surface that makes strokeplay difficult and large outfields in Nagpur can be turned into Afghanistan's favour
No. of times West Indies and Afghanistan played an International match against each others, before this match.
No. of first innings totals defended in World T20 lower than Afghanistan's 123 in this match, in a full 20-over game. SL had defended 119 vs NZ in 2012 WT20.
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