Skip to main content

Scotland vs Afghanistan: Shenwari, Shapoor stars in Afghanistan win against Scotland by 1wicket

Afghanistan beat Scotland by 1 wicket
Cricket world cup 2015, Afghanistan beat Scotland by 1 wicket in a close match till the end. While chasing target of 210 runs, Afghanistan lost early wickets but opener Javed Ahmadi(51 runs) and Samullah Shenwari (96 runs from 147 balls) guided the Afghanistan close to the target but lost wickets and no other batsmen batted at the crease for a long time. Shenwari got out when Afghanistan was 192/9 and need 19 more runs to win. Hamid Hassan and Shapoor Zadran finished off the things with 3 balls to spare by scoring 211/9 in 49.3 overs. Richie Berrington took 4 wickets for Scotland. Earlier Scotlans started of the innings slowly and lost 3 quick wickets but Captain Preston Mommsen and Matt Machan scored 53 runs partnership and both submitted wickets in quick time. In the end Majid Haq and Evans scored some quick runs and kept Scotland in respectable score of 210. Shapoor Zadran was the top bowler with 4 wickets in his bag. Samiullah Shenwari was named as man of the match. Earlier, Afghanistan won the toss and opted to field first.


Popular posts from this blog

Australia and Pakistan will be heading for tri-series in Zimbabwe

The official news from Zimbabwe Cricket has created a buzz in the media. On Tuesday, April 10, Zimbabwe cricket has announced the news of triangular T20 International series in July 2018. The match will be held among the teams Australia and Pakistan. Zimbabwe will host the T20 international triangular series against the Pakistan and Australia teams which will being in July 2018. This was the official news which Zimbabwe Cricket announced on Tuesday.

This international triangular series T20 would be the amazing matches. The matches will be held in Harare, which will begin in June and will follow by the finals in July. The match will have limited-over’s for the Australian team. In this tournament the Team of UK will play the first five ODIs. In the end there will a T20 international match against England. This T20 match will be held in the month of June in the second week. Later the match will be by a limited ODI series against Pakistan. The managing director of" Zimbabwe Cricket –…