England Won By 15 Runs – England vs Afghanistan T20 World Cup 2016 Match Highlights & Result Winner

England Won By 15 Runs – England vs Afghanistan T20 World Cup 2016 Match Highlights & Result Winner: 

Match 23 comes our way, and very interesting to England’s point of way. After Afghanistan limited chance or no chances at all, to get into the semis. This will be just a match to play for the efforts made to qualify from the Qualifiers.

On other way, a very important match for England for getting into the semis. This is for two, first seeing their negative run-rate to overcome it. And, second making their second spot for the semis.

England – After winning beautifully against South Africa, England looks in good touch. The opening look amazing, but when it comes to middle-order, England need to take care of that. The pacer hasn’t much shown there strength, except the spinner.

It will be interesting to see, how England pace up their innings. All, they need to do is win by a bigger margin.

Afghanistan – Well disappointing after what all they did after to qualify for the Super-10. The middle-order just look shaky, and just dependent on the in-form players.

Spinner have doing their job, they will have to step-up at least for their fans.

England vs Afghanistan

England vs Afghanistan

England vs Afghanistan T20 World Cup 2016 Match Highlights

Toss – England won the toss, elected to bat first.

1st Innings – To bat on a slow pitch, the expected score were around 162/side. England made an average start scoring 7 an over at the end of 5th over, they were 41/1 losing the wicket of Jason Roy.

Nabi took up the responsibility of the 6th over, and picked up 3 more wickets in his 1st over. England were 42/3 at the end of batting power play. Suddenly, pressure was back on England as they lost 4 more wickets at 85/7 in 14 overs.

They innings was stabilize by Moeen Ali and David Willey helping England reach a good competitive score of 142/7 in 20 overs.

2nd Innings – After doing a decent job with the ball, Afghanistan were expected to create an upset. England came with an interesting strategy, which somewhere helped England help came back in the game.

They took 3 quick wickets in just first 3 overs. The batsmen found it difficult to play against them, they were scoring just 5-6 an over. The Afghanistan got ruled out at 108/9 in 20 overs.

England won the match by 15 runs.

T20 World Cup 2016 England vs Afghanistan

1st innings batting scorecard

Sr. No Batsmen Runs Balls S.R. 4 & 6
1 Jason Roy 5 7 71.42 1 & 0
2 James Vince 22 18 122.22 4 & 0
3 Joe Root 12 8 150.00 1 & 1
4 Eoin Morgan 0 1 0.00 0 & 0
5 Ben Stokes 7 8 87.50 1 & 0
6 Jos Buttler 6 10 60.00 1 & 0
7 Moeen Ali 41 33 124.24 4 & 1
8 Chris Jordan 15 18 83.33 2 & 0
9 David Willey 20 17 117.64 0 & 2

 

1st Innings bowling scorecard

Bowler O R W ECO DOTS
Amir Hamza 4 45 1 11.25 10
Shapoor Zadran 4 34 0 8.50 8
Mohammad Nabi 4 17 2 4.25 13
Samiullah Shenwari 4 23 1 5.75 10
Rashid Khan 4 17 2 4.25 14

 

2nd Innings batting scorecard

Sr. No Batsmen Runs Balls S.R. (4 & 6)
1 Mohammad Shahzad 4 3 133.33 1 & 0
2 Noor Ali Zadran 17 19 89.47 0 & 0
3 Asghar Stanikzai 1 4 25.00 0 & 0
4 Gulbadin Naib 0 5 0.00 0 & 0
5 Rashid Khan 15 20 75.00 1 & 1
6 Mohammad Nabi 12 10 120.00 1 & 0
7 Samiullah Shenwari 22 27 81.48 1 & 0
8 Najibullah Zadran 14 10 140.00 1 & 1
9 Shafiqullah Shafiq 35* 20 175.00 4 & 2
10 Amir Hamza 1 2 50.00 0 & 0
11 Shapoor Zadran 0* 0 0.00 0 & 0

 

2nd Innings bowling scorecard

Bowler O R W ECO DOTS
David Willey 4 23 2 4.75 12
Chris Jordan 4 27 1 6.75 12
Liam Plunkett 4 12 0 3.00 13
Moeen Ali 2 17 1 8.50 4
Adil Rashid 3 18 2 6.00 9
Ben Stokes 3 28 1 9.33 6

 

T20 World Cup 2016 – England vs Afghanistan Match Result

England – 142/7 (20 overs)

Afghanistan – 158/9 (20 overs)

Man of the Match – Moeen Ali (All-round performance)

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