Ire v Afg highlights today – Third one day international from Civil Service Cricket Club, Stormont, Belfast (Ireland) Friday 31st August 2018. Both teams got one victory each of them and today’s match will be the series decider match. TJ Murtagh from the home team bowler took eight wickets in two ODI’s, Rashid Khan took five wickets and Mohammad Nabi took four. A Balbirnie from Ireland team scored 115 runs, Gulbadin Naib 71 and Asghar Afghan 64 in first two matches.
Ireland team/playing XI
A Balbirnie, PKD Chase, DC Delany, GH Dockrell, J Little, AR McBrine, TJ Murtagh, KJ O’Brien, NJ O’Brien †, WTS Porterfield (c), WB Rankin,
NK Shannon, Simi Singh, PR Stirling, GC Wilson.
Afghanistan team/playing XI
Aftab Alam, Asghar Afghan (c), Dawlat Zadran, Gulbadin Naib, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Hazratullah Zazai, Ihsanullah, Javed Ahmadi, Mohammad Nabi, Mohammad Shahzad, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Najibullah Zadran, Rahmat Shah, Rashid Khan, Samiullah Shenwari, Sayed Shirzad, Shafiqullah †, Wafadar Momand.
Match Timings: 10.15 start, First Session 10.15-13.45 Interval 13.45-14.30, Second Session 14.30-17.45
Umpires – Ian Gould, Alan Neill
TV Umpires – Mark Hawthorne
Match Referee – Ranjan Madugalle
Reserve Umpire – Paul Reynolds
Match number – ODI no. 4035