Afghanistan Won the Match Against Bangladesh
Afghanistan had defeated Bangladesh with a massive margin of 136 runs in the final group match of Asia Cup 2018. It was definitely a Rashid Khan show the all-rounder performance has wiped out Bangladesh with a ease.
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Who could have stopped him it was his Birthday and it was the perfect gift by winning the game against Bangladesh. Rashid Khan has scored 57 runs out of 32 balls not out and he didn’t stop their again returned will amazing bowling performance with 2 wickets in 13 and then run out Abu Hider Rony in an iconic fashion.
Afghanistan will Next Play with Pakistan
Afghanistan will next play on Pakistan, who had a massive loss in Abu Dhabi on Friday. After the massive win at Abu Dhabi Afghanistan is well prepared to knock out Pakistan too.
Rashid Khan Afghanistan Joint-Highest wicket Taker
Rashid Khan has become Afghanistan joint-highest wicket-taker after this match with 112 wickets from just 49 ODI matches.
Mohammad Nabi is the another Afghanistan player who took 112 wickets in 103 matches. Rashid Khan is ahead of him in another way as he reached this milestone in just 49 ODI just half of Nabi.
Bangladesh Struggled from the Start Only
It was a tough time for Bangladesh as they were struggling from the starting point to chase 256 runs. Mujeeb Zardan took Nazmul Hossain Shanto (7) and Liton Das soon (6) soon followed him to leave the Bangladesh struggle at 17/2.
Then came the most experienced player of Bangladesh Shakib Al Hasan to control the situation but he was just negotiating with the Afghanistan bowlers.
Although Shakib has played well and no one could have held themselves on the other side, Mohammad Mithun got out for 2 runs and Mominul Haque for 9 runs.
Before Rashid Khan came and took Shakib at 32 runs, Shakin and Mahmudullah added 36 runs for Bangladesh.
After this Afghanistan was more and more dominating to Bangladesh where Mosaddek Hossain scored 26 runs not out struggled till the end, Mahmudullah 27, Mehidy Hassan 4, Mashrafe Mortaza got Ducked.
Rashid Khan Half Century Helped Afghanistan to Total 255
In the first inning, Rashid Khan scored an unbeaten half ton to reach the scoreboard total of 255 runs at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.
Rashid partnership with Gulbadin Naib and shared 95 runs, who ended up not out at 42 runs. Rashid hit one six and eight fours in his super innings and Gulbadin got five fours.
He was the match of the match and it was in the total and interesting match to watch.
The next match Afghanistan is going to play on Pakistan on 21 September at Sheik Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.
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