Highlights Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe, 1st ODI at Sharjah Cricket Score and updates: Afghans win by 154 runs

Catch the live score and updates from the first ODI match between Afghanistan and Zimbabwe

FirstCricket Staff, February 09, 2018

Preview: Afghanistan will look to maintain their limited-overs form when they take on Zimbabwe in the opening game of the five-match ODI series, set to be played at the Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium in Sharjah.

File image of Afghanistan captain Asghar Stanikzai. Reuters

File image of Afghanistan captain Asghar Stanikzai. Reuters

Earlier in the tour, Afghanistan had beaten Zimbabwe 2-0 in the T20 series.

Both the teams will take the series as preparations for the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier 2018 that is set happen in Zimbabwe during the month of March. From the qualifiers, only two teams will make it to the 2019 ICC World Cup.

Squads:

Afghanistan: Asghar Stanikzai (captain), Mohammad Shahzad (wicket-keeper), Javed Ahmadi, Ihsanullah Janat, Rahmat Shah, Najibullah Zadran, Samiullah Shinwari, Nasir Jamal, Mohammad Nabi, Gulbadin Naib, Rashid Khan, Mujeeb Zadran, Sharafuddin Ashraf, Dawlat Zadran, Shapoor Zadran.

Zimbabwe: Graeme Cremer (captain), Hamilton Masakadza, Solomon Mire, Craig Ervine, Brendan Taylor (wicket-keeper), Sikandar Raza, Peter Moor, Malcolm Waller, Brian Vitori, Tendai Chisoro, Blessing Muzarabani, Ryan Burl, Tendai Chatara, Kyle Jarvis.

Updated Date: Feb 10, 2018

T20 LEAGUE POINTS TABLE

Pos. Team P W L D Pts.
1
Hyderabad
14 9 5 0 18
2
Chennai
14 9 5 0 18
3
Kolkata
14 8 6 0 16
4
Rajasthan
14 7 7 0 14
5
Mumbai
14 6 8 0 12
6
Bangalore
14 6 8 0 12
7
Punjab
14 6 8 0 12
8
Delhi
14 5 9 0 10




Rank Team Points Rating
1 India 3499 125
2 South Africa 3589 112
3 Australia 3499 106
4 New Zealand 2354 102
5 England 3511 98
6 Sri Lanka 2914 94
Rank Team Points Rating
1 England 5257 125
2 India 5492 122
3 South Africa 3842 113
4 New Zealand 4602 112
5 Australia 3327 104
6 Pakistan 3279 102
Rank Team Points Rating
1 Pakistan 2990 130
2 Australia 1894 126
3 India 3932 123
4 New Zealand 2542 116
5 England 1951 115
6 South Africa 2058 114