AFG vs IRE, Afghanistan vs Ireland 3rd T20: At the Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium of Dehradun, Ireland decided to bowl first before winning the toss.
AFG vs IRE, Afghanistan vs Ireland T20: Afghanistan’s five-wicket haul of all-rounder Mohammed Nabi, with a hat-trick of 81 runs and a hat-trick of leg spinner Rashid Khan, helped Ireland beat Ireland by 32 runs in the third T20 International cricket match on Sunday. Clean sweep 3-0 in the series. Afghanistan, after getting the first call of batting, scored a strong score of 210 runs on seven wickets. Nabi put six fours and seven sixes in his 36-ball innings. Apart from them, Hajratullah Jajai, who scored an unbeaten 162 in the last match, contributed 31 runs. Wade Rankin took three wickets for 53 runs by Ireland.
Ireland’s team could only manage 178 runs on eight wickets. Rashid took five for 27 runs. Rashid dismissed Kevin O’Brien (74 off 47 balls) for the highest score in the final ball of the match on the final ball of the match and then took three wickets in three balls of his next over. In this way, Rashid picked up four wickets in four balls. Andy Balbruny also scored 47 runs from Ireland.
Potential Playing XI:
Afghanistan: Hazaratullah Zazai, Usman Ghani, Najeeb Tarakai, Asghar Afghan (Captain), Shafiqullah Shafiq (wicketkeeper), Najibullah Zadran, Mohammad Nabi, Rashid Khan, Sharafuddin Ashraf, Syed Shirzad, Ziaur Rahman.
Ireland: Paul Stirling (captain), Kevin O’Brien, Andrew Balbirnie, Shane Gattakat, Simi Singh, Stuart Pointer (wicketkeeper), George Dockerl, Stuart Thompson, Joshua Little, Boys Rankin, Peter Chase