Pajhwok Services

SMS News Service

Photo Service

Audio Service

Election Coverage

Special Mining Page

Afghan Peace Process Special Page

Addvertise With Pajhwok

Daily Newsletter

Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Suggest a Story

Pajhwok is interested in your story suggestions. Please tell us your thoughts by clicking here.

Afghans humiliate Proteas in U-19 WC opener

Afghans humiliate Proteas in U-19 WC opener

Jan 17, 2020 - 20:45

KABULinfo-icon (Pajhwok): Afghanistaninfo-icon outclassed South Africa by seven wickets in the opener of the ICC Under-19 Cricket Worldinfo-icon Cup at Diamond Oval on Friday.

Shafiqullah Ghafari, who claimed his career-best figures of six for 15, helped Afghanistan bundle out the opposition for 129 in 29.1 overs, according to the cricket website cricinfo.

Bryce Parsons (40) and Gerald Coetzee (38) were the main scorers for the Springboks, as Ghafari’s incredible leg-spin saw the hosts crumble.

Afghanistan achieved the target for the loss of three wickets in 26th over thanks to half centuries by Imran Mir 57 (57) Ibrahim Zadran (52).

In recognition of his outstanding bowling spell, which dismantled the Proteas’ batting line-up, Ghafari was adjudged the Man of the Match.

PANinfo-icon Monitor/mud



Related Article

Add new comment



Maiwand Bank - Just Banking
Etisalat Get more data, Etisalat Afghanistan

Twitter Update