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Home  »  Cricket  »  Asia Cup 2022  »  Match 1 Full Commentary

Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka 2022 Match 1 Full Commentary

Series : Asia Cup
Date : Aug 27 2022, Sat - 07:30 PM (IST)
Venue : Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
SRL 105
AFG 106/2
Afghanistan won by 8 wickets
Toss : Afghanistan won the toss and elected to bowl.
Current Run Rate: 10.43
Player Of The Match : Fazal
Batsman R B 4s 6s SR
Hazrat Zazai * 37 28 5 1 132.14
Najibullah Zadran 2 2 0 0 100
Last 5 overs: 38 runs, 2 wkts
Last Wicket: Ibrahim Zadran 15 (13b)
Bowler O M R W Eco
Maheesh Theekshana 4.0 0 35 0 8.8
Charith Asalanka * 0.1 0 1 0 6
Recent overs
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0 0 1 1 4
  • 19.4

    OUT! Bowled. Fazalhaq Farooqi to Chamika Karunaratne. Off cutter half volley, outside off stump deep in crease Slog, inside edge. Cleaned him up! Superb performance from the Afghan bowlers as they bowled out Sri Lanka for 105. Fazalhaq Farooqi bowled economically and picked up three crucial wickets. Stay tuned for a few minutes to see if Afghanistan could continue their dominance with the bat.

  • 19.3

    Fazalhaq Farooqi to Chamika Karunaratne. Off cutter back of a length, down leg side backing away Slog, in the air under control to deep mid wicket for 2 runs, run save by Zadran, fielded by Murid.

  • 19.2

    Fazalhaq Farooqi to Chamika Karunaratne. Full toss, to leg down the track Slog, mis-timed in the air uncontrolled to long on for no runs, fielded by Zadran.

  • 19.1

    FOUR! Fazalhaq Farooqi to Chamika Karunaratne. Length ball, down leg side on the front foot Slog, well timed in the air under control past long on for 4 runs.

  • 19
    End of Over 19. 8 runs. Bowler: Naveen-ul-Haq. Sri Lanka: 99/9 (rr 5.21)
    Runs Scored Chamika Karunaratne* 25 (34) Fazalhaq Farooqi* 3.0-1-5-2
    0 0 0 2 NB 1 0 Dilshan Madushanka 1 (2) Naveen-ul-Haq 3.0-0-23-1
  • 18.6

    APPEAL! Naveen-ul-Haq to Dilshan Madushanka. Half volley, down leg side on the front foot working, hit pad to point for no runs, fielded by Zadran, appeal made for L.B.W.

  • 18.5

    FREE HIT. Naveen-ul-Haq to Chamika Karunaratne. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, in the air under control to long off for 1 run, fielded by Zadran.

  • 18.5

    FOUR! Naveen-ul-Haq to Chamika Karunaratne. Beamer, middle stump on the back foot pulling, well timed in the air under control to deep backward square leg and it was a no ball. That's a freebie!

  • 18.4

    Naveen-ul-Haq to Chamika Karunaratne. Short, outside off stump down the track pulling, mis-timed to deep mid wicket for 2 runs, fielded by Ur Rahman.

  • 18.3

    Naveen-ul-Haq to Chamika Karunaratne. Off cutter length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, mis-timed to cover for no runs, fielded by Nabi.

  • 18.2

    Naveen-ul-Haq to Chamika Karunaratne. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot Slog, in the air under control to long on for no runs, fielded by Khan.

  • 18.1

    Naveen-ul-Haq to Chamika Karunaratne. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, mis-timed in the air uncontrolled to long on for no runs, fielded by Khan.

  • 18
    End of Over 18. 3 runs. Bowler: Fazalhaq Farooqi. Sri Lanka: 91/9 (rr 5.06)
    Runs Scored Chamika Karunaratne* 18 (28) Mujeeb Ur Rahman* 4.0-0-24-2
    0 0 0 2 0 1 Dilshan Madushanka 1 (1) Fazalhaq Farooqi 3.0-1-5-2
  • 17.6

    Fazalhaq Farooqi to Chamika Karunaratne. Off cutter half volley, off stump swayed away Slog, hit pad to short leg for 1 run, fielded by Gurbaz.

  • 17.5

    Fazalhaq Farooqi to Chamika Karunaratne. Off cutter short, down leg side down the track pulling, missed for no runs, fielded by Gurbaz.

  • 17.4

    Fazalhaq Farooqi to Chamika Karunaratne. Full toss, off stump deep in crease driving, to long on for 2 runs, fielded by Khan.

  • 17.3

    Fazalhaq Farooqi to Chamika Karunaratne. Length ball, to leg on the front foot working, to long on for no runs, fielded by Zadran.

  • 17.2

    Fazalhaq Farooqi to Chamika Karunaratne. Off cutter half volley, outside off stump moves in front driving, mis-timed to long off for no runs, fielded by Khan.

  • 17.1

    Fazalhaq Farooqi to Chamika Karunaratne. Off cutter length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, mis-timed to long off for no runs, fielded by Khan.

  • 17
    End of Over 17. 11 runs. Bowler: Mujeeb Ur Rahman. Sri Lanka: 88/9 (rr 5.18)
    Runs Scored Chamika Karunaratne* 16 (22) Rashid Khan* 4.0-0-12-0
    4 0 0 0 6 1 Dilshan Madushanka 1 (1) Mujeeb Ur Rahman 4.0-0-24-2
  • 16.6

    Mujeeb Ur Rahman to Chamika Karunaratne. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the front foot working, to square leg for 1 run, fielded by Murid.

  • 16.5

    SIX! Mujeeb Ur Rahman to Chamika Karunaratne. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the front foot Slog, well timed in the air under control over deep square leg for 6 runs, dropped catch by Murid. Skies it away!

  • 16.4

    Mujeeb Ur Rahman to Chamika Karunaratne. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, in the air under control to deep point for no runs, fielded by Zadran.

  • 16.3

    Mujeeb Ur Rahman to Chamika Karunaratne. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, to long off for no runs, fielded by Zadran.

  • 16.2

    Mujeeb Ur Rahman to Chamika Karunaratne. Off break half volley, middle stump on the front foot driving, in the air under control to long on for no runs, fielded by Khan.

  • 16.1

    FOUR! Mujeeb Ur Rahman to Chamika Karunaratne. Off break length ball, down leg side on the front foot Slog, inside edge past fine leg for 4 runs.

  • 16
    End of Over 16. 2 runs. Bowler: Rashid Khan. Sri Lanka: 77/9 (rr 4.81)
    Runs Scored Chamika Karunaratne* 5 (16) Mohammad Nabi* 4.0-0-14-2
    1 0 0 0 0 1 Dilshan Madushanka 1 (1) Rashid Khan 4.0-0-12-0
  • 15.6

    Rashid Khan to Chamika Karunaratne. Googly back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot driving, to deep cover for 1 run, fielded by Ur Rahman.

  • 15.5

    Rashid Khan to Chamika Karunaratne. Leg spinner length ball, outside off stump down the track working, to short mid wicket for no runs.

  • 15.4

    APPEAL! Rashid Khan to Chamika Karunaratne. Googly length ball, outside off stump on the front foot defending, hit pad to short third man for no runs, fielded by Farooqi, appeal made for L.B.W.

  • 15.3

    Rashid Khan to Chamika Karunaratne. Googly back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, bottom edge to short fine leg for no runs, fielded by Zazai.

  • 15.2

    Rashid Khan to Chamika Karunaratne. Leg spinner length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, to long on for no runs, fielded by Zadran.

  • 15.1

    Rashid Khan to Dilshan Madushanka. Leg spinner length ball, outside off stump on the back foot driving, thick edge to short third man for 1 run, shy attempt by Zazai.

  • 15
    End of Over 15. 2 runs. Bowler: Mohammad Nabi. Sri Lanka: 75/9 (rr 5.00)
    Runs Scored Chamika Karunaratne* 4 (11) Rashid Khan* 3.0-0-10-0
    0 1 0 1 0 W Dilshan Madushanka 0 (0) Mohammad Nabi 4.0-0-14-2
  • 14.6

    OUT! Caught. Mohammad Nabi to Matheesha Pathirana. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the front foot slog sweeping, top edge in the air uncontrolled to backward point, caught by Zadran. Superb catch from Zadran.

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  • 10.1

    Charith Asalanka to Najibullah Zadran. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, inside edge to fine leg for 1 run, fielded by Loku Marakkalage. A dominant victory for Afghanistan as they win by eight wickets. The Afghan openers played brilliantly and chased down this target with ease. Fazalhaq Farooqi is adjudged as the Player of the Match for his explosive performance. Join us for tomorrow's exciting face-off. Cheers!

  • 10
    End of Over 10. 3 runs. Bowler: Maheesh Theekshana. Afghanistan: 105/2 (rr 10.50)
    Runs Scored Najibullah Zadran* 1 (1) Wanindu Hasaranga* 3.0-0-19-1
    1 W 0 0 1 1 Hazratullah Zazai 37 (28) Maheesh Theekshana 4.0-0-35-0
  • 9.6

    Maheesh Theekshana to Najibullah Zadran. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the front foot working, to deep backward square leg for 1 run.

  • 9.5

    Maheesh Theekshana to Hazratullah Zazai. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the back foot driving, to deep cover for 1 run, fielded by De Silva.

  • 9.4

    Maheesh Theekshana to Hazratullah Zazai. Off break back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot Slog, hit pad to silly point for no runs, fielded by Mendis.

  • 9.3

    Maheesh Theekshana to Hazratullah Zazai. Off break back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, to point for no runs, fielded by Nissanka.

  • 9.2

    OUT! Run Out. Maheesh Theekshana to Hazratullah Zazai. Off break back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot pulling, mis-timed back to bowler. Unfortunate for Ibrahim!

    Ibrahim Zadran Run Out Maheesh Theekshana 15 (13)
  • 9.1

    Maheesh Theekshana to Ibrahim Zadran. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, to long off for 1 run, fielded by Asalanka.

  • 9
    End of Over 9. 8 runs. Bowler: Wanindu Hasaranga. Afghanistan: 102/1 (rr 11.33)
    Runs Scored Ibrahim Zadran* 14 (12) Maheesh Theekshana* 3.0-0-32-0
    1 4 1 1 1 0 Hazratullah Zazai 36 (24) Wanindu Hasaranga 3.0-0-19-1
  • 8.6

    Wanindu Hasaranga to Hazratullah Zazai. Googly length ball, down leg side on the front foot Slog, mis-timed to short fine leg for no runs.

  • 8.5

    Wanindu Hasaranga to Ibrahim Zadran. Googly full toss, outside off stump on the front foot driving, to deep cover for 1 run, fielded by Gunathilaka.

  • 8.4

    Wanindu Hasaranga to Hazratullah Zazai. Googly half volley, middle stump on the front foot working, to long on for 1 run, fielded by Asalanka.

  • 8.3

    Wanindu Hasaranga to Ibrahim Zadran. Googly half volley, off stump on the front foot working, to long on for 1 run, fielded by Asalanka.

  • 8.2

    FOUR! Wanindu Hasaranga to Ibrahim Zadran. Googly half volley, off stump on the front foot driving, well timed in the air under control past long on for 4 runs.

  • 8.1

    Wanindu Hasaranga to Hazratullah Zazai. Googly length ball, middle stump on the back foot cutting, to deep cover for 1 run, fielded by Nissanka.

  • 8
    End of Over 8. 8 runs. Bowler: Maheesh Theekshana. Afghanistan: 94/1 (rr 11.75)
    Runs Scored Hazratullah Zazai* 34 (21) Wanindu Hasaranga* 2.0-0-11-1
    2 4 1 1 0 0 Ibrahim Zadran 8 (9) Maheesh Theekshana 3.0-0-32-0
  • 7.6

    Maheesh Theekshana to Ibrahim Zadran. Off break back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot working, to short mid wicket for no runs.

  • 7.5

    Maheesh Theekshana to Ibrahim Zadran. Off break length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, to short extra cover for no runs, fielded by Shanaka.

  • 7.4

    Maheesh Theekshana to Hazratullah Zazai. Off break back of a length, middle stump on the back foot cutting, to deep extra cover for 1 run, fielded by De Silva.

  • 7.3

    Maheesh Theekshana to Ibrahim Zadran. Off break length ball, to leg on the front foot working, to short fine leg for 1 run, fielded by Asalanka.

  • 7.2

    FOUR! Maheesh Theekshana to Ibrahim Zadran. Off break back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, well timed past deep backward point for 4 runs. Carves it away!

  • 7.1

    Maheesh Theekshana to Ibrahim Zadran. Off break back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot cutting, to deep backward point for 2 runs, fielded by Nissanka.

  • 7
    End of Over 7. 3 runs. Bowler: Wanindu Hasaranga. Afghanistan: 86/1 (rr 12.29)
    Runs Scored Ibrahim Zadran* 2 (4) Chamika Karunaratne* 1.0-0-20-0
    W 0 1 1 0 1 Hazratullah Zazai 33 (20) Wanindu Hasaranga 2.0-0-11-1
  • 6.6

    Wanindu Hasaranga to Ibrahim Zadran. Googly back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot driving, to short extra cover for 1 run, fielded by Shanaka.

  • 6.5

    Wanindu Hasaranga to Ibrahim Zadran. Googly length ball, outside off stump on the front foot pushing, back to bowler for no runs.

  • 6.4

    Wanindu Hasaranga to Hazratullah Zazai. Googly half volley, to leg on the front foot Slog, in the air under control to long on for 1 run, fielded by Asalanka.

  • 6.3

    Wanindu Hasaranga to Ibrahim Zadran. Googly back of a length, outside off stump on the back foot driving, to deep cover for 1 run, fielded by Theekshana.

  • 6.2

    Wanindu Hasaranga to Ibrahim Zadran. Googly length ball, outside off stump on the back foot driving, to short extra cover for no runs, fielded by Shanaka.

  • 6.1

    OUT! Bowled. Wanindu Hasaranga to Rahmanullah Gurbaz. Googly length ball, outside off stump down the track Slog, missed.

    Rahmanullah Gurbaz b Wanindu Hasaranga 40 (18)
  • 6
    End of Over 6. Power Play Fielding. 21 runs. Bowler: Chamika Karunaratne. Afghanistan: 83/0 (rr 13.83)
    Runs Scored Rahmanullah Gurbaz* 40 (17) Maheesh Theekshana* 2.0-0-25-0
    6 1 4 4 2 4 Hazratullah Zazai 32 (19) Chamika Karunaratne 1.0-0-20-0
  • 5.6

    FOUR! Chamika Karunaratne to Hazratullah Zazai. Length ball, down leg side backing away Slog, thick edge in the air uncontrolled past third man for 4 runs.

  • 5.5

    Chamika Karunaratne to Hazratullah Zazai. Length ball, down leg side on the front foot Slog, mis-timed in the air uncontrolled to deep square leg for 2 runs, fielded by Rajapaksa, fielded by Nissanka.

  • 5.4

    FOUR! Chamika Karunaratne to Hazratullah Zazai. Back of a length, down leg side backing away Late Cut, well timed past third man for 4 runs.

  • 5.3

    FOUR! Chamika Karunaratne to Hazratullah Zazai. Length ball, outside off stump on the front foot driving, well timed in the air under control past deep cover for 4 runs.

  • 5.2

    Chamika Karunaratne to Rahmanullah Gurbaz. Off cutter length ball, outside off stump on the front foot Slog, hit pad to short mid wicket for 1 run, fielded by Asalanka.

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