Afghanistan vs Ireland RESULTS (t20)

Afghanistan vs Ireland Match Result (T20)

2nd T20I, Greater Noida Sports Complex Ground, Greater Noida 10 March, 2017

Toss won by Afghanistan (decided to bat)

Afghanistan beat Ireland by 17 runs (D/L method)

Man of the Match: Najeeb Tarakai and Rashid Khan

Match Notes

Afghanistan Innings

Barry McCarthy makes his T20I debut for Ireland

Mandatory power play (1-6): Afghanistan 39/2

Afghanistan 53/2 in 7.0 overs

3rd wkt Partnership: 53 off 34 balls between N Tarakai (35) and S Shenwari (17)

N Tarakai maiden T20I fifty: 50 runs in 34 balls (2x4) (4x6)

Afghanistan 100/4 in 12.2 overs

K Janat dropped on 18 by G Dockrell in 13.5 overs

N Tarakai dropped on 82 by G Wilson in 16.5 overs

Afghanistan 154/5 in 17.3 overs

Innings Break: Afghanistan 184/8 in 20.0 overs

Ireland Innings

S Thompson dropped on 0 by A Stanikzai in 0.4 overs

Ireland 53/1 in 4.1 overs

2nd wkt Partnership: 52 off 18 balls between P Stirling (33) and W Porterfield (19)

Mandatory power play (1-6): Ireland 64/2

Rain Stoppage: Ireland 65/2 in 6.1 overs

R Khan Maiden T20I 5-wicket haul: 5/3 (2.0)

Team Rankings

RankTeamPointsRating
1 India 4983 122
2 South Africa 4020 109
3 Australia 5302 108
4 England 5071 101
5 Pakistan 3494 97
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