West indies beat Afghanistan by 47 runs in 2nd ODI at Lucknow


A top all-round performance by the West Indies saw them home to a convincing 47 run win over Afghanistan in the 2nd ODI at Lucknow earlier today.

Match Summary

Afghanistan 200 (Najibullah Zadran 56; Roston Chase 3-30  , Hayden Walsh 3-36, Sheldon Cottrell 3-29)

West Indies 247 – 9 (Evin Lewis 54, Nicholas Pooran 67; Naveen-ul-Haq 3-60)

Result - West Indies won by 47 runs


Having been put in to bat first, the west Indies scored a competitive 247 – 9, with Evin Lewis 54 and Nicholas Pooran 67 top scoring and Naveen-ul-Haq 3-60 the main wicket taker for Afghanistan.

In reply, Afghanistan scored 200, falling 47 runs short in the run chase - Najibullah Zadran 56 top scoring and;  Roston Chase 3-30  , Hayden Walsh 3-36 and Sheldon Cottrell 3-29 all taking 3 wickets apiece for the West Indies.


Match Details

Afghanistan - Rashid Khan(c), Hazratullah Zazai, Javed Ahmadi, Najibullah Zadran, Rahmat Shah, Asghar Afghan, Sharafuddin Ashraf, Mohammad Nabi, Ikram Ali Khil(wk), Naveen-ul-Haq, Mujeeb Ur Rahman

West Indies - Evin Lewis, Shai Hope(wk), Shimron Hetmyer, Nicholas Pooran, Roston Chase, Kieron Pollard(c), Jason Holder, Romario Shepherd, Sheldon Cottrell, Alzarri Joseph, Hayden Walsh

Start Time: 08:30

Toss: Afghanistan won the toss and decided to field

Venue: Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket Stadium, Lucknow

Officials: Ahmed Pakteen, Izatullah Safi, Paul Reiffel, Bismillah Shinwari, Brian Broad

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