Shahzad And Shafiqullah Batting Gives Afghanistan A Seven Wicket Win In 5th Match Of ICC Twenty20 World Cup 2014
Afghanistan vs Hong Kong: Group A Qualifying Match – 5th Match Of Twenty20 World Cup 2014
5th Match ICC T20 World Cup 2014, Qualifying Match Group A (Afghanistan vs Hong Kong): Fifth Match Of International Twenty20 World Cup Cricket 2014 held between Hong Kong and Afghanistan on 18th Match 2014 at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong. This is a qualifying match for Group-A. Afghanistan (AFG) won the match by 7 wickets with 12 balls remaining. Mohammad Shahzad (Afghanistan) is declared as man of the match for his amazing batting. He scored 68 runs in 53 balls at the strike rate of 128.30 with the help of 6 fours and 3 sixes.
Hong Kong vs Afghanistan: Hong Kong won the toss and choose to bat first and set a score of 153 runs 8 wickets in 20 overs. Afghanistan chased for 154 and scores 154 runs 3 wickets in 18 overs. Thus Afghanistan won the 5th match of twenty 20 world cup 2014 by 7 wickets with 12 balls remaining. Mohammad Shahzad and Shafiqullah scored 68 runs in 53 balls (SR 128.30) and 51* runs in 24 balls (SR 212.50) respectively.
Hong Kong: 153/8 (20 Overs)
Afghanistan: 154/3 (18 overs)
Result: Afghanistan Won By 7 Wickets With 12 Balls Remaining.
Player Of The Match: Mohammad Shahzad (Afghanistan)