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• The Report by Peter Della Penna in Edinburgh

Rain spoils Rahmat's ton, Najib's blitz

Scotland's first ODI at home in more than two years ended in frustrating fashion, with the first ODI of the two-match series against Afghanistan finishing with a no result

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Scorecard summary
Afghanistan283/4(47.2 overs)

Rain is getting heavier now

It's official.. the game has been abandoned.

47.2
2
Sharif to Zadran, 2 runs

a full toss driven past the bowler for two runs

47.1
1
Sharif to Rahmat, 1 run

guided up to mid-on as Rahmat Shah brings up his maiden ODI 100. A superb knock that has been vital for Afghanistan's innings.

end of over 478 runs
AFG: 280/4CRR: 5.95 
Najibullah Zadran87 (52)
Rahmat Shah99 (122)
Alasdair Evans 10-0-73-1
Safyaan Sharif 9-0-47-1
46.6
6
Evans to Zadran, SIX runs

a short ball, pulled for six as they bring up their 150 partnership for the 5th wicket.

46.5
Evans to Zadran, no run

a swing and a miss

46.4
Evans to Zadran, no run

a slower ball that goes down the leg side

46.3
Evans to Zadran, no run

another bouncer. This one is legitimate and his second for the over

46.3
1w
Evans to Zadran, 1 wide

bouncer goes over the wicket keeper

46.2
1
Evans to Rahmat, 1 run

full toss, flicked into the leg side

46.1
Evans to Rahmat, no run
end of over 4610 runs
AFG: 272/4CRR: 5.91 
Najibullah Zadran81 (48)
Rahmat Shah98 (120)
Safyaan Sharif 9-0-47-1
Brad Wheal 9-1-51-2
45.6
6
Sharif to Zadran, SIX runs

Zadran smashes the free hit for six. Relatively quiet over since the rain break, only 10 off that one

45.6
1nb
Sharif to Zadran, (no ball)

the ball slips out of Sharif's hand as the ball flies high above the batter. No ball and free hit coming up

45.5
Sharif to Zadran, no run
45.4
1
Sharif to Rahmat, 1 run

glanced off the legs for a single. A good over for Scotland so far

45.3
Sharif to Rahmat, no run

a dot ball!

45.2
1
Sharif to Zadran, 1 run

a horrible overpitched delivery pulled for just a single.

45.1
1
Sharif to Rahmat, 1 run

driven to cover for a single

end of over 4516 runs
AFG: 262/4CRR: 5.82 
Najibullah Zadran74 (44)
Rahmat Shah96 (117)
Brad Wheal 9-1-51-2
Ruaidhri Smith 9-0-63-0
44.6
4
Wheal to Zadran, FOUR runs

Zadrad should be out. He edges the ball in the air to the third man where Wallace seems to dive over the ball.

44.5
1
Wheal to Rahmat, 1 run

flicked down to third man for a single

44.4
6
Wheal to Rahmat, SIX runs

bouncer, pulled out of the ground

44.3
1
Wheal to Zadran, 1 run

scooped up in the air by Zadrad but Mommsen can't make up the ground to make the catch

Match details
Grange Cricket Club Ground, Raeburn Place, Edinburgh
TossScotland, elected to field first
SeriesAfghanistan tour of Scotland, Ireland and Netherlands
Season2016
Series result2-match series level 0-0
Match numberODI no. 3759
Hours of play (local time)10.45 start, First Session 10.45-14.15, Interval 14.15-15.00, Second Session 15.00-18.30
Match days4 July 2016 - day (50-over match)
ODI debut
Con de Lange
Con de Lange
Ruaidhri Smith
Ruaidhri Smith
Umpires
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Ian Ramage
Ireland Image
Mark Hawthorne
Reserve Umpire
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Alex Dowdalls
Match Referee
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David Jukes