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Abu Dhabi, Dec 7 - 10 2016, England Lions tour of United Arab Emirates
279 & 210
(49 ov, target 217)273 & 168
Eng Lions won by 48 runs
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Curran brothers help Lions hold off Afghanistan

Tom and Sam Curran teamed up to bring England Lions a 48-run win against Afghanistan in Abu Dhabi

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Scorecard summary
England Lions279/10(96.4 overs)1st INNINGS
Tom Westley84 (172)
Ben Foakes70 (137)
Rashid Khan4/48(26)
Yamin Ahmadzai3/40(14.4)
Afghanistan273/10(92.5 overs)1st INNINGS
England Lions210/10(84 overs)2nd INNINGS
Ben Foakes*89 (154)
Nick Gubbins53 (152)
Afghanistan168/10(49 overs)2nd INNINGS
Rashid Khan52 (73)
Sam Curran3/13(6)
Tom Curran3/54(15)
end of over 49Wicket maiden
AFG: 168/10CRR: 3.42 
Yamin Ahmadzai0 (3)
Toby Roland-Jones 14-5-44-1
Jack Leach 5-2-25-2
48.6
W
Roland-Jones to Karim Janat, OUT
Karim Janat c TK Curran b Roland-Jones 12 (36b 0x4 1x6) SR: 33.33
48.5
Roland-Jones to Karim Janat, no run
48.4
Roland-Jones to Karim Janat, no run
48.3
Roland-Jones to Karim Janat, no run
48.2
Roland-Jones to Karim Janat, no run
48.1
Roland-Jones to Karim Janat, no run
end of over 48Wicket maiden
AFG: 168/9CRR: 3.50 
Yamin Ahmadzai0 (3)
Karim Janat12 (30)
Jack Leach 5-2-25-2
Toby Roland-Jones 13-4-44-0
47.6
Leach to Yamin, no run

dot to end the over

47.5
Leach to Yamin, no run
47.4
Leach to Yamin, no run
47.3
W
Leach to Rashid Khan, OUT
Rashid Khan st †Foakes b Leach 52 (73b 5x4 0x6) SR: 71.23
47.2
Leach to Rashid Khan, no run
47.1
Leach to Rashid Khan, no run
end of over 474 runs
AFG: 168/8CRR: 3.57 
Rashid Khan52 (70)
Karim Janat12 (30)
Toby Roland-Jones 13-4-44-0
Jack Leach 4-1-25-1
46.6
1
Roland-Jones to Rashid Khan, 1 run

knicked to thirdman

46.5
Roland-Jones to Rashid Khan, no run
46.4
1
Roland-Jones to Karim Janat, 1 run

driven to mid wicket

46.3
Roland-Jones to Karim Janat, no run
46.2
Roland-Jones to Karim Janat, no run
46.1
2
Roland-Jones to Karim Janat, 2 runs

flicked to square leg

end of over 46Maiden
AFG: 164/8CRR: 3.56 
Karim Janat9 (26)
Rashid Khan51 (68)
Jack Leach 4-1-25-1
Toby Roland-Jones 12-4-40-0
45.6
1b
Leach to Karim Janat, 1 bye
45.5
Leach to Karim Janat, no run
Match details
Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
TossEngland Lions, elected to bat first
SeriesEngland Lions tour of United Arab EmiratesAfghanistan tour of United Arab Emirates
Season2016/17
Series resultEngland Lions (England A) won the one-off match
Match days7,8,9,10 December 2016 - day (4-day match)
FC debut
Karim Janat
Karim Janat
Rashid Khan
Rashid Khan
Umpires
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Ahmed Shah Pakteen
U.A.E. Image
Khalid Elahi
Reserve Umpire
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Rizwan Shah
Match Referee
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Ian Dixon