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Afghanistan qualify as Zimbabwe out

Afghanistan qualify as Zim departs Afghanistan qualified for the Super 10 stage of the ICC World T20 as they unceremoniously dumped Zimbabwe out of the tournament by 59 runs in Nagpur on Saturday. Full Scorecard: Afghanistan v Zimbabwe Tinashe Panyangara was unbeaten on 17, the highest score of the innings, as the men from Southern Africa never looked in control of the chase.Rashid Khan was the star as the bagged 4-11 off his four overs to help bowl out Zimbabwe for 127 in 19.4 overs.Earlier, an attacking half-century from Afghanistan’s Mohammad Nabi led his team to 186 for six, after opting to bat.Mohammad Shahzad posted 40 at the top of the innings, but Zimbabwe then grabbed four wickets in the space of 19 balls to reduce Afghanistan to 63 for four.However, Samiullah Shenwari was joined by Nabi and the pair added 98 runs in double-quick time to put the innings back on track. Samiullah was eventually dismissed for 43 off 37 balls. Nabi was run out off the penultimate delivery of the innings for a 32-ball 52, which included four fours and two sixes.’Very happy with my performance, especially in this main match and it was a tough game in the qualifying round,’ said Nabi.Tinashe Panyangara was the pick of the attack with 3-32.SHENWARI SURVIVES CLOSE CALL

AFGHANISTAN: Mohammad Shahzad (wk), Noor Ali Zadran, Asghar Stanikzai (capt), Gulbadin Naib, Mohammad Nabi, Samiullah Shenwari, Najibullah Zadran, Shafiqullah, Rashid Khan, Dawlat Zadran, Hamid Hassan

ZIMBABWE: H Masakadza (capt), V Sibanda, R Mutumbami (wk), SC Williams, MN Waller, Sikandar Raza, E Chigumbura, WP Masakadza, DT Tiripano, T Panyangara, TL Chatara

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