ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 News Afghanistan Beat Ireland


ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 News Afghanistan Beat Ireland : Rashid Khan who is also Afghanistan leg spinner has completed 3-40 and he took his career count to 99 ODI wickets. Afghanistan lost three opening qualifying games and irritated the odds to beat Ireland by five wickets on Friday so that the team becomes certified for next year’s Cricket World cup. Oncoming back from a bout of appendicitis, Asghar stanikzai, hit a priceless 39 not out off 29 balls to encourage the afghans to 213 for five in answer to Ireland’s 209-7.

Afghanistan will associate with companion qualifiers West Indies in the 10 team World Cup to be staged in Wales and England from May 30 to July 14, 2019 in company with opposition champions New Zealand, South Africa, England, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, India, Australia, and Pakistan.

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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 News Afghanistan Beat Ireland

After the defeat of Scotland and Zimbabwe in the last super six matches, suddenly the Friday’s game became winner takes all clash at the Harare Sports club. After winning the toss and elected for batting, Ireland made top score of 55 with opener Paul stirling and Kevin O’ Brien gave 41 in the modest total of 209-7 off their 50 overs.

To take the profession count to 99 ODI wickets, Rashid Khan, Afghanistan leg spinner completed with 3-40. To give this answer, Mohammad Shahzad who is also burly opener clobbered 54 off 50 balls in any opening stand of 86 with Gulbadin Naib.

However, once Shahzad holed out, Afghanistan who is only squeezed into super sixes after it lost to the Scotland, Hong Kong and Zimbabawe began to wobble. tanikzai and Najibullah Zadran both are skipper, but latter finishing on 17 not out and settled the side. This pushed the afghan to the unforgettable victory with five balls to play.


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