result
7th Match, King City (NW), Aug 7 2011, ICC World Cricket League Championship
(41.1/43 ov)213/8
Afghanistan won by 2 wickets (with 11 balls remaining) (D/L method)
Player Of The Match
94 (109)
shabir-noori
10y
• ESPNcricinfo staff

Noori, Nabi star in close Afghanistan win

Afghanistan opened their Intercontinental Cup One-Day campaign with a close win over Canada at King City

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Scorecard summary
Canada230/10(44.5 overs)
Afghanistan213/8(41.1 overs)
Shabir Noori94 (109)
Hiral Patel4/28(6.1)
Rizwan Cheema3/53(8.3)

Thats game ! good come back from Canada but not good enough, that middle order collapse was the game breaker.

Two nominees for Man of the Match Nabi took 4 and scored a 50 and Noori scored 95 and was significant in the success of this chase

41.1
1
Patel to Samiullah Shinwari, 1 run

pulled to mid wicket for a single

end of over 415 runs
AFG: 212/8CRR: 5.17 RRR: 0.50
Samiullah Shinwari6 (7)
Hamid Hassan0 (0)
Jimmy Hansra 1-0-5-0
Hiral Patel 6-1-27-4

Tie Game

40.6
1
Hansra to Samiullah Shinwari, 1 run
40.5
Hansra to Samiullah Shinwari, no run
40.4
Hansra to Samiullah Shinwari, no run

played in the air to mid wicket

40.3
Hansra to Samiullah Shinwari, no run

pushed to covers

40.2
4
Hansra to Samiullah Shinwari, FOUR runs

edges past slips for four, tragic but typical !

40.1
Hansra to Samiullah Shinwari, no run

yorker from Hansra, dug out

end of over 401 run • 3 wickets
AFG: 207/8CRR: 5.17 RRR: 2.00
Samiullah Shinwari1 (1)
Hiral Patel 6-1-27-4
Junaid Siddiqui 9-1-43-0
39.6
W
Patel to Zadran, OUT

give, played across the line struck him on middle

Dawlat Zadran lbw b Patel 0 (1m 3b 0x4 0x6) SR: 0
39.5
Patel to Zadran, no run
39.4
Patel to Zadran, no run

plays it back to the bowler

39.3
W
Patel to Asghar, OUT

another one gone ! comes down the track and hits it straight to long on

Asghar Afghan c Rizwan Cheema b Patel 5 (24m 16b 0x4 0x6) SR: 31.25
39.2
1
Patel to Samiullah Shinwari, 1 run

long off cuts of the drive

39.1
W
Patel to Sadiq, OUT

driven like a bullet but straight to covers

Karim Sadiq c Surkari b Patel 1 (7m 9b 0x4 0x6) SR: 11.11
end of over 391 run
AFG: 206/5CRR: 5.28 RRR: 1.75
Asghar Afghan5 (15)
Karim Sadiq1 (8)
Junaid Siddiqui 9-1-43-0
Hiral Patel 5-1-26-1
38.6
Junaid to Asghar, no run
38.5
Junaid to Asghar, no run

defends it to point cover

38.4
Junaid to Asghar, no run

defends it back

38.3
Junaid to Asghar, no run

driven to covers

38.2
1
Junaid to Sadiq, 1 run

paddles it to fine and takes quick single

38.1
Junaid to Sadiq, no run

driven to covers

end of over 38Maiden
AFG: 205/5CRR: 5.39 RRR: 1.60
Asghar Afghan5 (11)
Karim Sadiq0 (6)
Hiral Patel 5-1-26-1
Junaid Siddiqui 8-1-42-0
37.6
Patel to Asghar, no run

cuts it to point, back to back maidens

Match details
Maple Leaf North-West Ground, King City
TossAfghanistan, elected to field first
SeriesICC World Cricket League ChampionshipAfghanistan tour of Canada
Season2011
Player Of The Match
Shabir Noori
Shabir Noori
Match numberODI no. 3173
Hours of play (local time)10.00 start, First Session 10.00-13.30, Interval 13.30-14.15, Second Session 14.15-17.45
Match days7 August 2011 - day (50-over match)
ODI debut
Dawlat Zadran
Dawlat Zadran
Hamza Tariq
Hamza Tariq
Junaid Siddiqui
Junaid Siddiqui
List A debut
Hamza Tariq
Hamza Tariq
Umpires
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Chris Gaffaney
West Indies Image
Gregory Brathwaite
Reserve Umpire
Canada Image
Saurabh Naik
Match Referee
West Indies Image
Adrian Griffith
PointsAfghanistan 2, Canada 0