Afghanistan have won the toss and elected to bat first up against Pakistan in the 36th match of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 from Headingley, Leeds.
In the first inning Afghanistan openers Gulbadin Naib got out early after scored 15 runs but Rahmat Shah did very well as he scored 35 runs.
Hashmatullah Shahidi was on golden duck by Shaheen Shah Afridi but Ikram Ali Khil was going well as he scored up 24 runs.
Asghar Afghan was in amazing form of batting as he knocked up 42 runs off just faced 35 balls with the help of 3, fours and 2, sixes.
Najibullah Zadran tons runs at the end that helped Afghanistan to carry scorboard ahead as he scored 42 runs off faced 54 balls with the help of 6, fours.
Samiullah Shenwari’ s 16 runs finished their inning at 227 runs with the lost of 9 wickets after played 50 overs.
While Shaheen Shah Afridi took 4 wickets at the crucial off just conceded 47 runs in his 10 overs.
In the runs chase Pakistan openers Fakhar Zaman was on duck after faced 2 deliveries but Imam-ul-Haq was going very but he was stumped at the score of 36 runs.
Babar Azam was unlucky 5 runs short from his half century as he scored up 45 runs off faced 51 balls.
Mohammad Hafeez and Haris Sohail contributed some runs on the board that carried ahead the scoreboard while Sarfaraz Ahmed was unlucky as he was run out at the crucial time.
But Imad Wasim patience that hold on the pressure stand like one man show as finished in style. As Imad was with 49 runs not out off just faced 54 balls including with 5, fours only.
As Pakistan beat up to Afghanistan team by 3 wickets in the very important as Pakistan won consecutive 3 games. Imad Wasim was awarded the player of the match for his outstanding All Round performance as he knocked up 49 runs not out and 2 wickets.