Afghanistan Humiliates Pakistan With a Historic Win in CWC23 Match

Afghanistan have registered a historic win against Pakistan in CWC23 match by chasing 283 runs set up by Pakistan after batting first.

Afghanistan won their first match against Pakistan to make history between the two cricketing nations. Afghanistan first registered their win against England in CWC23 before again proving their cricketing caliber against Pakistan. Afghanistan has moved to number 5 after their win against Pakistan and is inching closer to the semi-final spot. Pakistan has lost their third match after first losing to India followed by Australia and now Afghanistan which will make their semi-final spot difficult.

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Babar Azam-led side has been seeing their downfall since the Asia Cup and their bowling attack without Naseem Shah appeared toothless and has only lost runs in the middle overs. Rahmanullah Gurbaz and Ibrahim Zadran set up the chase against Pakistan’s 282 runs with both the batsmen scoring 64 and 87 runs, respectively. Rahmat Shah scored an unbeaten 77 runs while partnering his inning with Hashmatullah Shahidi who scored 45 runs.

The top 3 batters of Afghanistan for the first time in their history produced a batting display of more than 50+ runs. Afghanistan earlier upset defending world champions England in the World Cup and have again produced their phenomenal cricketing skills against Pakistan this time, suggesting that the team is knocking on the doors of the semi-finals while pushing Pakistan down.