Afghanistan U-19 rout Kuwait by 7 wickets

KABULinfo-icon (Pajhwok): Afghanistaninfo-icon have secured their second win by defeating Kuwait in a match of the Under-19 Asia Cup being played in Sri Lanka.

Besides Afghanistan, India, Pakistaninfo-icon, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Kuwait and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are taking part in the One Day International (ODI) tournament.

Winning the toss against, Afghanistan decided to bowl first and restricted the opposition to 85 runs in 28 overs.

Ghafari grabbed three wickets while Fazal Haq and Noor Ahmad claimed two scalps each for the national side. Abdul Rahman took one wicket.

Afghanistan chased down the target for the loss of three wickets, with Zakhel scoring 38 and Rahmanullah 28 runs.

Earlier in the tournament, Afghanistan defeated Pakistan.


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