India vs Afghanistan Highlights

India vs Afghanistan Highlights

India vs Afghanistan Highlights 

In this match Afghanistan won the toss and elected to bowl.

While batting first, India scored 212 runs at the lost of 2 wickets in 20 overs due to Virat Kohli brilliant century.  Virat Kohli scored unbeaten 122* runs in 61 balls. This is 71 century of Virat Kohli in international cricket.  Virat Kohli made this century after 1023 days. From India batters, Kl Rahul scored 62, Virat Kohli scored 122*, Suryakumar Yadav scored 6 and Rishab Pant scored unbeaten 20 runs.  From Afghanistan bowling line up,  only Fareed Khan took 2 wickets.

India was given 213 target to Afghanistan to win the match . Afghanistan did not get off to a good start with the bat and were bowled out for 4 for 9. Afghanistan played twenty overs with great difficulty and scored 111 runs for the loss of 8 wickets. From Afghanistan batters, Hazratullah Zazai scored 0,Rahmanullah Gurbaz scored 0, Ibrahim Zadran scored unbeaten 64* runs, Karim Janat scored 2, Najibullah Zadran scored 0, Muhammad Nabi scored 7,Rashid Khan scored 15, Mujeeb ur Rahman scored 18 and Fareed Khan scored 1 runs.  From India bowlers, Bhuvnashwer Kumar took 5, Arshdeep Singh, Ashwin and Deepak Hoda took 1 wicket each.

Virat Kohli was given Man of the Match due to his brilliant batting

Both India and Afghanistan have already been eliminated from the Asia Cup, but India managed to avoid relegating them to the last position in the points table by winning this match. Both Pakistan and Sri Lanka have already reached the final but they will play their group match today.

 

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