Matches (15)
IND in ENG (1)
IND-W in SL (1)
SL v AUS (1)
ENG v IND (1)
NAM T20 (2)
SA-W in ENG (1)
Vitality Blast (8)
RESULT
2nd Match, Group A (N), Abu Dhabi, January 14, 2017, Desert T20 Challenge
125/6
(18.4/20 ov, T:126) 126/5

Afghanistan won by 5 wickets (with 8 balls remaining)

Player Of The Match
26* (17) & 2/27
mohammad-nabi
Ireland INNINGS (20 overs maximum)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Paul Stirling c Gulbadin Naib b Amir Hamza2524-30104.16
Stuart Poynter  b Mohammad Nabi1820-3090.00
William Porterfield (c) b Amir Hamza1717-10100.00
Kevin O'Brien lbw b Rashid Khan129-20133.33
Gary Wilson lbw b Rashid Khan2319-20121.05
Greg Thompson lbw b Mohammad Nabi39-0033.33
Andy McBrine not out 712-1058.33
George Dockrell not out 1310-10130.00
Extras(b 2, lb 3, w 2)7
TOTAL20 Ov (RR: 6.25)125/6
Fall of wickets: 1-36 (Stuart Poynter, 5.2 ov), 2-56 (Paul Stirling, 8.6 ov), 3-67 (William Porterfield, 10.6 ov), 4-76 (Kevin O'Brien, 12.2 ov), 5-100 (Greg Thompson, 15.6 ov), 6-102 (Gary Wilson, 16.2 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Fareed Ahmad402205.50133000
Dawlat Zadran402807.00125000
Amir Hamza402125.2591000
8.6 to PR Stirling, angles it in, tries to go big over midwicket, doesnt connect properly, straight to Gulbadin at deep midwicket. 56/2
10.6 to WTS Porterfield, fullish ball, tries to over covers, gets an inside edge onto the stumps. 67/3
Mohammad Nabi402726.7593000
5.2 to SW Poynter, full and straight, fires it at the stumps, Poynter plays completely around it, stumps rattled. 36/1
15.6 to GJ Thompson, . 100/5
Rashid Khan402225.50111010
12.2 to KJ O'Brien, wrong un', O brien in forward defense, fails to read the turn, plays for the turn and misses! wrapped on the front and no doubt!!. 76/4
16.2 to GC Wilson, . 102/6
Afghanistan INNINGS (Target: 126 runs from 20 overs)
BATTING RBM4s6sSR
Mohammad Shahzad  b Mulder2927-50107.40
Najeeb Tarakai run out (Little/Mulder)3127-21114.81
Asghar Afghan (c) b Mulder68-0075.00
Samiullah Shinwari lbw b Dockrell1315-2086.66
Mohammad Nabi not out 2617-12152.94
Gulbadin Naib  b McBrine27-0028.57
Najibullah Zadran not out 1111-11100.00
Extras(lb 1, w 7)8
TOTAL18.4 Ov (RR: 6.75)126/5
Fall of wickets: 1-54 (Mohammad Shahzad, 7.5 ov), 2-66 (Asghar Afghan, 9.5 ov), 3-81 (Najeeb Tarakai, 11.4 ov), 4-91 (Samiullah Shinwari, 13.2 ov), 5-99 (Gulbadin Naib, 15.4 ov)
BOWLINGOMRWECON0s4s6sWDNB
Boyd Rankin403107.75114100
Andy McBrine201216.0062000
15.4 to Gulbadin Naib, good length ball, sweeps and misses, McBrine strikes!!. 99/5
George Dockrell401914.75111010
13.2 to Samiullah Shinwari, middle stump ball, needless reverse sweep, beaten, hits the pads and Given. 91/4
Josh Little3.403108.4573110
Jacob Mulder402325.75111100
7.5 to Mohammad Shahzad, tosses it up, Shahzad comes down the track, plays all around it, misses it, stumps rattled. 54/1
9.5 to Asghar Stanikzai, slightly quicker and flatter, deceived in the air, plays back to a full ball, beaten, stumps broken. 66/2
Kevin O'Brien10909.0020010
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MATCH DETAILS
Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
TossIreland, elected to bat first
Series
Season2016/17
Player Of The Match
Afghanistan
Mohammad Nabi
Match numberT20I no. 578
Hours of play (local time)19.00 start, First Session 19.00-20.25 Interval 20.25-20.45, Second Session 20.45-22.10
Match days14 January 2017 - night (20-over match)
Umpires
Nepal
Buddhi Pradhan
U.A.E.
Iftikhar Ali
Reserve Umpire
Scotland
Alex Dowdalls
Match Referee
England
David Jukes
PointsAfghanistan 2, Ireland 0
Afghanistan Innings
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Desert T20 Challenge
Group A
TEAMMWLPTNRR
AFG33061.419
IRE32140.319
UAE3122-0.552
NAM3030-1.177
Group B
TEAMMWLPTNRR
SCOT33060.666
OMA31220.890
HKG3122-0.005
NED3122-1.529