Afghanistan Beats Bangladesh by 1 Run | 3-0 Series Win | India
In a very exciting encounter, Afghanistan Beats Bangladesh by just 1 run in the final match of the 3 match T20 played between the two teams in India. After winning the toss Afghanistan elected to bat first. Batting first Afghanistan made 145 runs at the loss of 6 wickets in their respective 20 overs. Whereas, Bangladesh chasing the target reached really close ending their inning at 144 runs. Therefore, Afghanistan bests Bangladesh by just 1 run.
Batting for Afganistan, Mohammad Shahzad, Usman Ghani, Asghar Stanikzai, and Samiullah Shenwari provided a good and stable start. At the end of 9 overs Afghanistan’s’s top batsman, Mohammad Shahzad and Usman Ghani also got out. However, Captain Asghar and Samiullah build a good partnership of 36 runs taking the score at 95 runs. Furthermore, Samiullah Shenwari played an explosive inning hitting 2 sixes scoring 33 runs not out of just 28 balls. Asghar Stanikzai played a Captain’s inning scoring 27 runs in 17 balls. Mohammad Shahzad made 26 runs in 22 balls. Afghanistan posted a target of 146 runs for Bangladesh.
Bowling for Bangladesh, Nazmul Islam bowled economically bowling 4 0vers giving 18 runs and taking 2 wickets. Ish SoShakib Al Hassan also bowled economically 4 overs giving 16 runs only taking 1 wicket. Bangladesh bowlers did a super job despite Samiullah playing an attacking inning in the final overs. Rashid Khan’s complete season skyrocketed performance wise.
Afghanistan Sensational Leg Spinner Bowler Rashid Khan currently Ranks 1 in the T20 format of the game.
Bangladesh batting started not on a very good note. They build a good partnership between batsman Mushafiqur Rahim and Mahmudullah scoring 84 runs. Furthermore, Mushfiqur Rahim scored 46 runs off 37 balls and Mahumudullah scored 45 runs off 38 balls hitting 2 sixes before getting run out. However, things started to change from hereon. In the final over Bangladesh needed 9 runs and they both got out soon. Bangladesh lost the match by 1 run in the end.
Afghanistan’s best bowler Rashid Khan bowled 4 overs giving 24 runs and taking 1 wicket. Mohammad Nabi bowled economically 4 overs giving 20 runs. Mujeeb Ur Rahman in his final overs bowled extremely well. His figure reads 4 overs 25 runs and 1 wicket. That’s how Afghanistan beats Bangladesh and clinch the T20 series 3-0 played in India.