Result
1st Match, ICCA Dubai, Jan 8 2015, Dubai Triangular Series
(45/45 ov)
237/8
(38/45 ov, target 238)
240/2
Afghanistan won by 8 wickets (with 42 balls remaining)
Player Of The Match
Afghanistan
1y
• ESPNcricinfo staff

Javed Ahmadi and Nasir Jamal sink Scotland

A strong batting display from Afghanistan's top order, powered by half-centuries from Javed Ahmadi and Nasir Jamal, helped the team to an eight-wicket victory against Scotland in Dubai

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Scorecard summary
Scotland237/8(45 overs)
Afghanistan240/2(38 overs)
end of over 3817 runs
AFG: 240/2CRR: 6.31 
Afsar Zazai48 (58)
Nasir Jamal52 (51)
Kyle Coetzer3-0-20-0
Richie Berrington8-0-36-2
37.6
4b
Coetzer to Afsar Zazai, 4 byes
37.5
4
Coetzer to Afsar Zazai, FOUR runs
getting closer Afghanistan
37.4
4
Coetzer to Afsar Zazai, FOUR runs
looking for his half century too afsar
37.3
Coetzer to Afsar Zazai, no run
37.2
1
Coetzer to Nasir Jamal, 1 run
37.1
4
Coetzer to Nasir Jamal, FOUR runs
50 UP FOR NASIR
end of over 376 runs
AFG: 223/2CRR: 6.02 • RRR: 1.87 • Need 15 from 48b
Afsar Zazai40 (54)
Nasir Jamal47 (49)
Richie Berrington8-0-36-2
Safyaan Sharif8-0-51-0
36.6
Berrington to Afsar Zazai, no run
36.5
4b
Berrington to Afsar Zazai, 4 byes
36.4
Berrington to Afsar Zazai, no run
36.3
1
Berrington to Nasir Jamal, 1 run
36.2
Berrington to Nasir Jamal, no run
36.1
1
Berrington to Afsar Zazai, 1 run
end of over 367 runs
AFG: 217/2CRR: 6.02 • RRR: 2.33 • Need 21 from 54b
Afsar Zazai39 (50)
Nasir Jamal46 (47)
Safyaan Sharif8-0-51-0
Michael Leask8-0-50-0
35.6
1
Sharif to Afsar Zazai, 1 run
35.5
Sharif to Afsar Zazai, no run
35.4
1b
Sharif to Afsar Zazai, 1 bye
35.3
Sharif to Afsar Zazai, no run
35.2
4
Sharif to Afsar Zazai, FOUR runs
edge and dropped by the keeper, but a good effort
35.1
1
Sharif to Nasir Jamal, 1 run
Match details
ICC Academy, Dubai
TossAfghanistan , elected to field first
SeriesDubai Triangular Series 2015
Player Of The Match
Javed Ahmadi
Match numberODI no. 3572
Season2014/15
Hours of play (local time)09.30 start, First Session 09.30-13.00 Interval 13.00-13.30, Second Session 13.30.-17.00
Match days8 January 2015 (50-over match)
Umpires
Sharfuddoula
Vineet Kulkarni
Reserve Umpire
Ahmed Shahab
Match Referee
Graeme Labrooy
PointsAfghanistan 2, Scotland 0