Afghanistan v Zimbabwe, 3rd T20I: Afghanistan complete 3-0 Series win
Afghanistan completed a 3-0 Series win over Zimbabwe today, winning the 3rd T20I between the two countries by 47 runs
Afghanistan 183/7 (20 ov)
Zimbabwe 136/5 (20 ov)
Result - Afghanistan won by 47 runs.
Congratulations - Afghanistan beat Zimbabwe 3-0 in Abu Dhabi Sunshine T20I Series pic.twitter.com/JWSQuFhn4V— Afghanistan Cricket Board (@ACBofficials) March 20, 2021
Afghanistan won the toss and opted to bat, scoring another formidable 183/7 in their 20 overs - Najibullah Zadran 72* top scored with Blessing Muzarabani 2-41 and Richard Ngarava 2-35 the leading wicket takers for Zimbabwe.
Fall of wickets: 1-42 (Rahmanullah Gurbaz - 5.3 ov), 2-75 (Karim Janat - 10.3 ov), 3-83 (Usman Ghani - 11.2 ov), 4-96 (Mohammad Nabi - 13.4 ov), 5-155 (Asghar Afghan - 18.2 ov), 6-167 (Rashid Khan - 19.1 ov), 7-167 (Sharafuddin Ashraf - 19.2 ov)
In reply, Zimbabwe were again disappointing with the bat scoring only 136 - Sikandar Raza 41* and Ryan Burl 37* giving them some respectability – Karim Janat 2-34 was the leading wicket taker for Afghanistan.
Fall of wickets: 1-2 (Tinashe Kamunhukamwe - 0.5 ov), 2-39 (Sean Williams - 5.5 ov), 3-52 (Tarisai Musakanda - 8.3 ov), 4-56 (Milton Shumba - 10.2 ov), 5-56 (Richmond Mutumbami - 10.3 ov)
AFGHANISTAN - Rahmanullah Gurbaz (WK), Asghar Afghan (C), Najibullah Zadran, Usman Ghani, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Mohammad Nabi, Karim Janat, Sharafuddin Ashraf, Rashid Khan, Naveen-ul-Haq, Fazal Haque
ZIMBABWE - Richmond Mutumbami (WK), Sean Williams (C), Milton Shumba, Tarisai Musakanda, Tinashe Kamunhukamwe, Sikandar Raza, Ryan Burl, Blessing Muzarabani, Faraz Akram, Richard Ngarava, Wellington Masakadza
Date - 2021-03-20 10:00 AM
Venue - Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi
Toss - Afghanistan won the toss & elected to bat
Umpires Ahmed Shah Pakteen, Aleem Dar
Tv Umpires - Izatullah Safi
Match Referee - Ranjan Madugalle
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