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Zimbabwe vs Afghanistan 9th Qualifier T20 World cup 2016: Race to Get Qualified

Qualifier round of T20 World cup 2016 is moving towards its end and will decide which team going to participate in the tournament. Today 9th qualifier match will be played between the Zimbabwe and the Afghanistan team at Vidarbha Cricket Association Stadium,Nagpur. This match is very important for both the team and today we will get our first team from Group B which is going to qualify for the world t20 as both the team have same 4 points and playing their last match of qualifiers. The live action of the match will start at 3:00pm from Nagpur.

If we look onto the stats Zimbabwe team looking strong ,captain Hamilton Masakadza is in very good form with the ball, took 5 wickets so far in 2 match , 4/28 his best bowling figure and on the 2nd spot in the highest wicket taker table of the tournament. If we look onto the batting performance Sean Williams, Vusi Sibanda, Elton Chingumura are in good touch and are included in leading run scorer list. So they are ready to given their 100% in the match.

Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe

Afghanistan team won their two matches so far played against Hong Kong and Scotland with good difference due to which they are now on the top of the qualifying points table but today they have to win this match to become the part of T20 world cup 2016. Mohammad Shahzad, Noor Ali Zadran are doing good with the bat where Mohammad Nabi is on the top in top bowlers list by taking 5 wickets so far in the tournament with 4/20 best individual performance.

So both the team have that talent and match performers who can take away the match at any instant. As Zimbabwe team having more experience than Afghanistan, their winning chance is more but who knows what happen next as nothing is impossible in cricket.

Qualifier 9th Match Details :-

  • Date : 12th March 2016
  • Match : ZIM vs AFG
  • Timing: 3:00pm
  • Venue : VCA Stadium, Nagpur
  • Series: World T20
  • Toss: Afghanistan won the toss and elected to bat first.

Live score of the Match :

The match will start from 3:00pm (local time), we will update match score as soon as match started.

Match has been started now, here is the live score :-

Match Result: Afghanistan won the match by 59 runs and qualified to the T20 World Cup 2016

Afghanistan innings (20 overs maximum)RMB4s6sSR
Mohammad Shahzad†c H Masakadza b Williams40212371173.91
Noor Ali Zadranc Sikandar Raza b Panyangara1039141071.42
Asghar Stanikzai*c Sikandar Raza b Panyangara052000.00
Gulbadin Naibb Panyangara78710100.00
Samiullah Shenwaric Sibanda b Tiripano43503741116.21
Mohammad Nabirun out (†Mutumbami)52543242162.50
Shafiqullahnot out99401225.00
Dawlat Zadrannot out021000.00
Extras(b 4, lb 4, w 17)25
Total(6 wickets; 20 overs)186(9.30 runs per over)



WP Masakadza413107.751322(1w)
TL Chatara3034011.33541(2w)
DT Tiripano3041113.66450(4w)
SC Williams402516.251121
T Panyangara403238.00931
Sikandar Raza201507.50510(3w)



Zimbabwe innings (target: 187 runs from 20 overs)RMB4s6sSR
V Sibandac Hamid Hassan b Rashid Khan1331210061.90
H Masakadza*b Hamid Hassan1116701157.14
R Mutumbami†c Najibullah Zadran b Mohammad Nabi1019122083.33
SC Williamsst †Mohammad Shahzad b Rashid Khan1320161081.25
MN Wallerb Samiullah Shenwari79100070.00
Sikandar Razab Hamid Hassan1521170088.23
E Chigumburac Shafiqullah b Rashid Khan10101001100.00
WP Masakadzab Dawlat Zadran61871085.71
DT Tiripanorun out (Samiullah Shenwari)2440050.00
T Panyangaranot out1712702242.85
TL Chatarac Shafiqullah b Asghar Stanikzai85710114.28
Extras(lb 11, w 4)15
Total(all out; 19.4 overs)127(6.45 runs per over)


Dawlat Zadran403017.501121(1w)
Hamid Hassan301123.66900(1w)
Samiullah Shenwari403117.75831
Mohammad Nabi301414.66800(1w)
Rashid Khan401132.751400
Gulbadin Naib1015015.00202
Asghar Stanikzai0.40416.00100 


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