Asghar Afghan Breaks MS Dhoni Record

Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe: Afghanistan beat Zimbabwe by 49 runs to complete a 3-0 series sweep as Asghar Afghan become the most successful T20I captain.

After winning a third toss in succession Afghanistan has decided to go with bat and go against the newly set trend of chase down the target and take a win a match and series too.

Must read about Fanspole Referral Code.


Asghar Afghan

Afghanistan beat Zimbabwe in the 3rd T20I to sweep the series 3-0, Asghar Afghan became the most successful T20I captain with 42 wins, he has replaced past Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s record of 41 T20I win as captain.

On Saturday Match, Najibullah Zadran hit a career best blistering knock of 72 runs as Afghanistan completed a 3-0 clean sweep over Zimbabwe with another dominant 47-runs win in a third and the final Twenty-20 international in Abu Dhabi.

The left-hander batsman Najibullah Zadran hit five sixes and as many boundaries in his 35 balls knock which helped Afghanistan to built the foundation of another impressive total of 183 runs for seven wickets in 20 overs at Sheikh Zayed Stadium.

Have a look on India vs England 5th T20I Highlights; India Wins by 36 runs

This victory makes Asghar Afghan to surpass the past Mahendra Singh Dhoni’s record who won 41 matches out of 72 matches in the history with 42 matches wins in 52 matches in the history of T20I.

As the second innings started, Zimbabwe struggled in reply as they fail to chase down the target of huge 183 runs in 20 overs and slipped to 56 runs for five wickets in the 11th over of the match and was unable to make his comeback in this match. Only Somekind of magic saved the Zimbabwe.

Sixth wicket partnership between Sikandar Raza and Ryan Burl of 41 runs not-out and 31 runs not-out including a total of three boundaries and four sixes simultaneously of 80 runs, never came closing to matching threatening the Afghan total as they ended on 136/5 in 20 overs.

Must read about Exchange22 Referral Code.

Opener Tarisai Musakanda scored a 28-balls 30 with three boundaries and a six.

Karim Janat has took the 2-34 wickets. Earlier, Zadran and Asghar added 59 runs for the fifth to boost up the Afghanistan’s total. Zadran improve his previous best against the same opponent.

Afghanistan won the first match by 48 runs and second one by 45 runs, at the same venue.

Hey ! Shashank this side pursuing my B-Tech degree from Computer Science. I love to do blogging and I am part-time blogger with 4 years experience. I have created this site to help everyone to gain some knowledge regarding Sports.

Leave a Comment