Pakistan vs Afghanistan: ICC Cricket World Cup 2023: After winning the toss and batting first at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai, Pakistan gave Afghanistan a target of 283 runs, which the Afghanistan team achieved by losing 2 wickets.
Pakistan team had to face defeat against Afghanistan. Pakistan’s batting was fine, but bowling was nothing special, due to which Pakistan team had to face defeat by 8 wickets. For Pakistan, Abdullah Shafiq (58) and Babar Azam (74) played half-centuries. And Iftikhar Ahmed, Shadab Khan played innings of 40-40 runs, due to which Afghanistan got the target of 282 runs.
In this match, Afghanistan’s spin bowlers were effective against Pakistan batsmen. Noor Ahmed and Naveen Ul-Haq took 3 and 2 wickets respectively. While Mohammad Nabi and Azmatullah Umarzai took 1 wicket each.
Chasing the target of 283 runs to win, Afghanistan achieved the target with six balls to spare thanks to the brilliant innings of Ibrahim Zadran (87), Rahmat Shah (77 not out), Rahmanullah Gurbaz (65) and captain Hashmatullah Shahidi (48 not out). took.
Afghanistan Wins in ODI World Cups
Beat Scotland by 1 Wicket, Dunedin, 2014
Beat England by 69 Runs, Delhi, 2023
Beat Pakistan by 8 Wickets, Chennai, 2023
Highest Totals for Afghanistan in World Cups
288 vs West Indies, Leeds, 2019
286 vs Pakistan, Chennai, 2023
284 vs England, Delhi, 2023
272 vs India, Delhi, 2023