Asian Games 2023 Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka highlights | Afghanistan won by 8 runs

2023 Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka highlights

Asian Games 2023 Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka Highlights: Sahan Arachchige-led Sri Lanka is scheduled to play in the 3rd match of the quarter finals of the  Asian Games 2023 against Gulbadin Naib-led Afghanistan.

Match No Asian Games 2023, Quarter Finals 3
Match Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka
Date October 04, 2023
Toss Sri Lanka won the toss and opt to bowl
Venue Pingfeng Campus Cricket Field
Result Afghanistan won by 8 runs

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Sri Lanka Squad

Sahan Arachchige (c), Lahiru Udara (wk), Lasith Croospulle, Shevon Daniel, Ashen Bandara, Nuwanidu Fernando, Ravindu Fernando, Nimesh Vimukthi, Lahiru Samarakoon, Nuwan Thushara, Vijayakanth Viyaskanth

Afghanistan Squad

Mohammad Shahzad (wk), Sediqullah Atal, Afsar Zazai, Noor Ali Zadran, Gulbadin Naib (c), Shahidullah Kamal, Karim Janat, Sharafuddin Ashraf, Fareed Ahmad Malik, Zahir Khan, Qais Ahmad

Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka Scoreboard

Team Scoreboard
Afghanistan 116-10 ( 18.3 ov)
Sri Lanka 108-10 (19.1 ov)

2023 Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka highlights

Afghanistan innings

Sediqullah Atal and Mohammad Shahzad opened the innings while Lahiru Samarakoon opened the bowling attack. With Atal’s dismissal with 1 run by Thusara, Mohammad scored 20 runs and was sent out by Lahiru Samarakoon. Noor Ali Zadran scored 51 runs while Shahidullah scored 23 runs and was sent out by Viyaskanth. Other batters were sent out with low figures as they struggled against Sri Lanka bowlers.

Thusara was impressive as he dismissed four wickets while Sahan Arachchige dismissed two wickets. By the end, Afghanistan scored 116 runs on 19th over losing all 10 wickets.

BATTING R B 4s 6s SR
b Thushara 1 7 0 0 14.28
c Arachchige b Samarakoon 20 24 1 1 83.33
run out (Viyaskanth/†Igalagamage) 51 52 6 1 98.07
c RS Fernando b Viyaskanth 23 14 2 2 164.28
c RS Fernando b Arachchige 7 3 0 1 233.33
c RS Fernando b Thushara 3 4 0 0 75
lbw b Thushara 0 1 0 0 0
b Thushara 1 3 0 0 33.33
run out (Samarakoon/†Igalagamage) 0 3 0 0 0
not out 0 0 0 0
lbw b Arachchige 0 2 0 0 0

Bowling

BOWLING O M R W ECON 0s 4s 6s WD NB
3 0 10 1 3.33 12 0 0 1 2
3 0 17 4 5.66 9 2 0 2 0
4 1 13 0 3.25 16 0 1 0 0
4 0 28 1 7 10 3 1 0 0
3.3 0 26 2 7.42 9 3 1 0 0
1 0 17 0 17 2 1 2 0 0

Sri Lanka innings

With the target of 117, Shevon Daniel and Lasith Croospulle opened the innings while Faree Ahmad Malik opened the bowling attack. The openers failed to create an impression as Shevon was sent out with 9 runs while Lasith was sent out with 16 runs by Sharafuddin Ashraf.

Other batter were sent out with a low figures with the intense bowling attacks of Afghanistan. With the dismissal of Sahan Arachchige with 22 runs Sri Lanka was down to 8 wickets for 84 runs. By the end, Sri Lanka scored 108 runs losing all 10 wickets in the first ball of the last over.

BATTING R B 4s 6s SR
c Qais Ahmad b Gulbadin Naib 9 6 2 0 150
c Shahidullah b Sharafuddin Ashraf 16 12 2 1 133.33
c Karim Janat b Gulbadin Naib 5 8 1 0 62.5
run out (Shahidullah/†Mohammad Shahzad) 22 29 0 1 75.86
b Qais Ahmad 13 9 0 2 144.44
b Qais Ahmad 0 3 0 0 0
c Qais Ahmad b Zahir Khan 9 10 1 0 90
c †Mohammad Shahzad b Qais Ahmad 1 3 0 0 33.33
not out 13 19 1 0 68.42
c Qais Ahmad b Gulbadin Naib 6 12 0 0 50
c Shahidullah b Karim Janat 6 5 1 0 120

Bowling

BOWLING O M R W ECON 0s 4s 6s WD NB
4 0 18 0 4.5 14 2 0 1 1
4 0 28 3 7 13 4 1 0 0
2 0 20 1 10 7 1 2 1 0
4 0 16 1 4 14 0 1 0 0
4 0 16 3 4 12 1 0 0 0
1.1 0 7 1 6 1 0 0 1 0