Balkh Legends beat Nangarhar Leopards by 171 runs to reach Final of the APL 2018
Balkh Legends won the toss and decided to bat against Nangarhar Leopards in the 1st Semi-final of the Afghanistan Premier League 2018, at the Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium, Sharjah today.
Balkh Legends 235-5 (Chris Gayle 54, Darwish Rasooli 78, Mohammad Nabi 47; Ben Cutting 2-38)
Nangarhar Leopards 64 (Mohammad Nabi 4-12, Qais Ahmad 3-18, Mirwais Ashraf 2-14)
Result - Balkh Legends won by 171 runs
Highlights - Chris Gayle 54, Darwish Rasooli 78 and Mohammad Nabi 47 all batted superbly and top bowling by Mohammad Nabi 4-12, Qais Ahmad 3-18 and Mirwais Ashraf 2-14 for the Balkh Legends.
Balkh Legends - Chris Gayle, Colin Munro, Darwish Rasooli, Ryan ten Doeschate, Ravi Bopara, Mohammad Nabi (c), Ikram Ali Khil (wk), Gulbadin Naib, Mirwais Ashraf, Qais Ahmad, Aftab Alam
Nangarhar Leopards - Andre Fletcher, Johnson Charles, Anton Devcich, Ibrahim Zadran, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Shafiqullah Shafiq (wk), Ben Cutting (c), Fazal Niazai, Naveen-ul-Haq, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Zahir Khan
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