Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe Live Streaming Info: 1st T20 Cricket Live Score; Match Preview – 8th January 2016 – AFG vs ZIM: It is the Zimbabwe and Afghanistan playing in the United Arab Emirates from December 2015 for a five One Day internationals and two T20 internationals cricket matches. The five-match One-Day Internationals have been gone to Afghanistan as they won it 3-2 and now the T20 series is starting from today. (see: CAT results 2015.)
Today it is the T20 series starting as they play at the Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium in Sharjah. Afghanistan has shown that they can play good cricket and have shown they can compete with the big guns and Zimbabwe is one of the very old members of International Cricket Council and Afghanistan are the associate members of ICC. Both the teams will be looking forward to playing good and show good results to their fans.
Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe Live Streaming
08th January 2016 at 09:30 IST.
Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium, Sharjah, UAE.
Afghanistan won the One Day Internationals series by 3-2 as the won the first ODI by 49 runs, the second ODI by 4 wickets and the last ODI by 2 wickets. Zimbabwe won the third and fourth ODI by 117 runs and 65 runs to make a comeback and made it 2-2 but Afghanistan won the decider and won the series and it was a very big win for Afghanistan.
The last One-day International was played at the Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium in Sharjah and it was the decider match as the series was 2-2. Zimbabwe won the toss and chose to bat. Peter Moor and Chamu Cibhabha opened the innings for Zimbabwe but the partnership was broken very early as Chibhabha was out for 1, after that Peter Moor and Masakadza made a 100 run partnership before Moor got out on 42.
Masakadza went on to score a ton as he made 110 off 111 balls. Mutumbami made 40 off 47 balls and Gaza made 29 off 23 balls to take the total to 248 as they were all out in 49.5 overs.
Afghanistan came on to the field to win and they did just that as they made 254-8 in 49.4 overs to win the game by 2 wickets. Naib made 82 off 68 balls with three fours and six sixes, he was supported by many teammates as Shahzad made 25 off 22 balls, Zadran made 30 off 42 balls, Shahidi made 32 off 55 balls and Nabi made 26 off 33 balls.AFG vs ZIM live stream
Hamza took 3-41 in 9.5 overs and was the pick of the bowlers for Afghanistan whereas Luke Jongwe took 3-50 in 8 overs and was the pick of the bowlers for Zimbabwe.
Noor Ali Zadran, Mohammad Shahzad (wk), Mohammad Nabi, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Nawroz Mangal, Asghar Stanikzai (c), Gulbadin Naib, Mirwais Ashraf, Dawlat Zadran, Amir Hamza, Rashid Khan.
Peter Moor, Chamu Chibhabha, Hamilton Masakadza, Richmond Mutumbami (wk), Sikandar Raza, Malcolm Waller, Elton Chigumbura (c), Luke Jongwe, Graeme Cremer, Tendai Chisoro, Neville Madziva.
Match Result Prediction
Both the teams are looking to start with a win and will go for it.
Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe Live Streaming Score – 1st T20 Cricket Live 2016
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