– India played against Afghanistan in the 9th match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 at the Arun Jaitley Stadium, Delhi.
– Afghan captain Hashmatullah Shahidi won the toss and chose to bat first.
– Afghanistan scored 272/8 in their innings, with Rahmanullah Gurbaz and Ibrahim Zadran putting up a solid opening partnership.
– India’s bowlers managed to restrict Afghanistan’s batsmen, with Jasprit Bumrah and Ravindra Jadeja picking up important wickets.
– In response, India chased down the target with ease, thanks to a brilliant century by Rohit Sharma and a solid contribution from Virat Kohli.
India cruises to victory against Afghanistan in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023
India faced off against Afghanistan in the 9th match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023, which took place at the Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi. The Afghan captain, Hashmatullah Shahidi, won the toss and elected to bat first.
Afghanistan’s opening batsmen, Rahmanullah Gurbaz and Ibrahim Zadran, got off to a solid start, putting up a 43-run partnership. However, India’s bowlers quickly found their rhythm and managed to pick up regular wickets.
Jasprit Bumrah was the pick of the Indian bowlers, as he took key wickets in crucial moments of the game. Ravindra Jadeja also played a crucial role, picking up important wickets and keeping the pressure on Afghanistan’s batsmen.
Despite a few minor partnerships, Afghanistan struggled to accelerate their scoring rate and finished their innings with a total of 272/8 in their allotted 50 overs.
Chasing the target, India got off to a flying start, with their openers Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul showcasing their class. Rohit Sharma, in particular, was in sublime form as he went on to score a brilliant century.
Virat Kohli also played a crucial role, providing steady support to Rohit Sharma and ensuring that India reached the target without any major hiccups. Both batsmen showed great composure and skill, guiding India to a comfortable victory.
India’s victory against Afghanistan in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 showcased their dominance and ability to perform under pressure. With this win, India solidifies their position in the tournament and sends a strong message to their opponents.
India cruised to a comfortable victory against Afghanistan in the 9th match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023. Opting to bat first, Afghanistan managed to score 272/8 in their 50 overs, thanks to a solid start by their opening batsmen. However, India’s bowlers, especially Jasprit Bumrah and Ravindra Jadeja, picked up crucial wickets and restricted Afghanistan’s scoring rate. In response, India chased down the target with ease, largely due to a brilliant century by Rohit Sharma and a solid contribution from Virat Kohli. This victory showcases India’s dominance and sends a strong message to their opponents in the tournament.