Afghanistan beat Ireland by seven wickets in the second one-day on Sunday, thanks to a brilliant century of Rahmat Shah 103 * runs, 109 balls, 10 fours and two sixes). With this, Afghanistan took an unassailable 2–0 lead in the three one-day series.
Batting first after winning the toss in this match played at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi, Ireland scored 259 runs at the loss of nine wickets thanks to Paul Streeling’s brilliant century (128) innings. In response, Afghanistan won the match with 28 balls remaining. Apart from Rahmat for Afghanistan, Hashmatullah played a brilliant innings of 82 runs. Rahmat Shah was adjudged Man of the Match for his unbeaten century.
On the other hand, in the bowling, Afghanistan’s Naveen Ul Haq bowled brilliantly, taking four wickets for 42 runs in 10 overs. Apart from this, Muzir ur Rehman took three wickets. Now the last match of the series of both teams will be played on 26 January. Let us tell that Afghanistan won the first match by 16 runs.