AFGHANISTAN VS ZIMBABWE 5TH ODI HIGHLIGHTS 19-02-2018:
Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe 5th ODI is played on 19-02-2018. Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe 5th ODI is played at 19-02-2018. Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe 5th ODI is played on Monday. Both teams are balanced. Zimbabwe already lost the series. They did not well in this series. Batting and bowling are totally failed. They won only 1 match in the series. Afghanistan played very well throughout the series. They dominate Zimbabwe in all formats. Afghanistan already won the series. They won 3 matches. Rashid Khan is the leading wicket-taker of the series. All the matches are played at Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium, Sharjah.
- 3979 ODI.
- ODI (50 Overs)
- 10:00 AM GMT (03:00 PM PST).
- Start: 14:00.
- First Session: 14:00 to 17:30.
- Interval: 17:30 to 18:15.
- Second Session : 18:15 to 22:15.
Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium Average Score:
- Average 1st innings score: 224 runs.
- Average 2nd innings score: 190 runs.
- Highest Total: 364 for 7 (50 Overs) by Pakistan v/s New Zealand.
- Lowest Total: 54 for 10 (26.3 Overs) by India v/s Sri Lanka.
- Highest Chased: 285 for 4 (45.3 Overs) by West Indies v/s Pakistan.
- Lowest Defended: 125 for 10 (42.4 Overs) by India v/s Pakistan.
- Nigel Llong (ENG).
- Ahmed Shah Pakteen (AFG).
- Ahmed Shah Durrani (AFG).
- Izatullah Safi (AFG).
- Sir Richie Richardson (WI).
- Asghar Stanikzai (C), Ihsanullah Janat, Mohammad Shahzad (WK), Rahmat Shah, Nasir Jamal, Najibullah Zadran, Mohammad Nabi, Gulbadin Naib, Rashid Khan, Dawlat Zadran, Mujeeb Zadran, Javed Ahmadi, Samiullah Shenwari, Sharafuddin Ashraf, Shapoor Zadran.
- Graeme Cremer (C), Brendan Taylor (WK), Solomon Mire, Hamilton Masakadza, Craig Ervine, Sikandar Raza, Malcolm Waller, Ryan Burl, Brian Vitori, Tendai Chatara, Blessing Muzarabani, Tendai Chisoro, Peter Moor, Kyle Jarvis, Tarisai Musakanda.
- Afghanistan won the toss & choose to bat first.
- Asghar Stanikzai (C), Mohammad Shahzad (WK), Rahmat Shah, Nasir Jamal, Mohammad Nabi, Rashid Khan, Mujeeb Zadran, Javed Ahmadi, Samiullah Shenwari, Sharafuddin Ashraf, Shapoor Zadran.
- Graeme Cremer (C), Brendan Taylor (WK), Solomon Mire, Hamilton Masakadza, Craig Ervine, Sikandar Raza, Malcolm Waller, Tendai Chatara, Blessing Muzarabani, Tendai Chisoro, Tarisai Musakanda.
- Afghanistan won the toss and send the openers to the ground. M Shahzad & Javed Ahmadi are the openers. Afghanistan lost his 1st wicket early. M Shahzad is out when Afghanistan score is 13 runs in 5.4 overs. He scored 2 runs and faces 14 balls. Then Javed Ahmedi & Rahmat Shah start a good partnership of 129 runs off 132 balls. Rahmat Shah is out when Afghanistan score is 142 runs in 28.2 overs. Javed Ahmadi scores 76 runs off 87 balls with 6 fours & 2 sixes. Now, Zimbabwe comes back into the game. They restricted Afghanistan on 241 runs in 50 overs. Afghanistan lost 9 wickets in the match. Only the Shapoor Zadran did not bat. T Chatara, S Raza & B Muzarabani takes 2 wickets each. Afghanistan sets the 142 runs target for Zimbabwe.
- Today is the day for Afghanistan. Afghanistan is much better than Zimbabwe in all the formats. H Masakadza & T Musakanda are the openers for Zimbabwe. H Masakadza scores 7 runs off 10 balls with 1 four. T Musakanda scores 11 runs. B Taylor scores 27 runs. C Ervine scores 34 runs in the match. Only 4 Zimbabwean batsmen scores into double figures. Zimbabwe all out for 95 runs in 32.1 overs. S Ashraf & M Nabi takes 2 wickets each. Rashid Khan takes 3 wickets in 5.1 overs and gives 13 runs with 1 maiden.
- Afghanistan won the 5th ODI & the series as well.
Man of the match:
- Sharfudin Ashraf (21 runs & 2 wickets).
Man of the series:
- Rashid Khan (AFG).
- Afghanistan won the 5 matches series by 4-1.