06 June :- Thanks to the great bowling of spinner Rashid Khan, Afghanistan defeated Bangladesh by six wickets in the second Twenty20 International cricket match, making an unbeaten 2-0 in the three-match series. Rashid took four wickets in his quota of just 12 runs in four overs. With the help of Rashid’s spectacular display, Afghanistan restricted Bangladesh to 134 for eight wickets. In reply, Samiullah Shenwari (49 off 40 balls) and Mohammed Nabi (unbeaten 31 off 15 balls) gave Afghanistan the chance to reach the target in 18.5 overs. Nabi gave chaos and then hit six to win the team.
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Before this, apart from Rashid, Mohammed Nabi also had two successes. Opener Tamim Iqbal, who had scored 43 runs in 48 balls with the help of five boundaries, could only fight against Bangladesh. In the last over, Abu Haider quickly scored 21 runs (not out) and brought the team to a respectable score. Bangladesh decided to bat by winning the toss but left-arm fast bowler Shapoor Jadharan (one wicket in 42) got opener Lt. Das (01) caught by Rashid Khan in the second over of the match. Tamim Iqbal held one end but Shabbir Rahman (13) and wicketkeeper Mushfiqur Rahman (22) could not make much contribution from the other end. Both batsmen got wicket-taker (Two wickets on 19 runs).
After that Mahmudullah (14) hit the ball on his first ball and hit the score of 81 runs in 10 overs. He also got bowled on the ball of Karim Jannat (one wicket on 40) in an attempt to increase the speed of the run. On the third ball of 15th over, Tamim took one run and took the score in three points. In the next over, Rashid Khan was the first captain Shakib Al Hasan (03) and then bowled Bangladesh on backfoot with Tamim and Mosaddek Hossain (00) taking two wickets in consecutive balls. He missed the hat-trick.