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Asia Cup 2022, Sri Lanka vs Afghanistan Live Score Updates: Fazalhaq Farooqi Stars As Afghanistan Roll Over Sri Lanka For 105

SL vs AFG, 1st game, livescore: Afghanistan knocks out Sri Lanka for 105© AFP

Asia Cup 2022, SL vs AFG Live Updates:Fazalhaq Farooqi played with a spell of three for 11, while Afghanistan beat Sri Lanka for 105 in the first game of the Asian Cup at the Dubai International Stadium. After Sri Lanka took the bat, it faltered five for three as Farooqi and Naveen-ul-Haq rioted in the first two overs. Farooqi struck twice in the first over to sack Kusal Perera and Charith Asalanka, before Naveen-ul-Haq got the better of Pathum Nissanka in the next over. Bhanuka Rajapaksa and Danushka Gunthilaka added 44 runs for the fourth wicket before Mujeeb-ur-Rahman gave the latter his marching orders. (LIVE SCORING CARD)

Sri Lanka XI: Gunathilaka, Nissanka, K Mendis, Asalanka, Rajapaksa, Shanaka, Hasaranga, Karunaratne, Theekshana, Madushanka, Pathirana

Afghanistan XI: Zazai, Gurbaz, Zadran, Janat, Zadran, Nabi, Rashid, Omarzai, Naveen, Ur Rahman

Here are the live score updates of the Asia Cup match between Sri Lanka and Afghanistan, direct from the Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai:

  • 21:33 (IST)

    5 Wides for Afghanistan

    Madushanka throws it down the leg side and even the goalkeeper can’t reach it because it runs off to the border

  • 21:31 (IST)

    Afghanistan out of the fire

    Hazratullah Zazai starts pursuit of Sri Lanka with single

  • 21:21 (IST)

    Farooqi cleans up Karunaratne

    Clean it with the inner edge this time. Faroorqi gets his third and Sri Lanka is knocked out for 105.

    Chamika Karunaratne b Fazalhaq Farooqi 31 (38)

    Afghanistan to chase 106 soon.

  • 21:15 (IST)

    Stand and delivered!

    Karunaratne plays a cameo here. Hits it over the bowler’s head and gets the limit

  • 21:12 (IST)

    No ball and four runs

    More limits for Sri Lanka as Naveen loses his height and Karunaratne punishes him.

  • 21:03 (IST)

    Karunaratne takes the air route

    Some valuable runs for Sri Lanka these. Naveen did his best. Six runs

  • 20:56 (IST)

    The sweep leads to his downfall

    Back in the air and Najib makes an easy catch.

    Matheesha Pathirana c Najibullah Zadran b Mohammad Nabi 5 (12)

  • 20:45 (IST)

    Walk out behind each other! unbelievable

    Another run out! The keeper has time to collect and take the bail, and Theekshana is on his way

    Maheesh Theekshana run out (Rahmanullah Gurbaz) 0 (0)

  • 20:43 (IST)

    Rajapaksa is undone by the direct hit

    Terrible confusion and Sri Lanka loses Rajapaksa.

    Bhanuka Rajapaksa run out (Mohammad Nabi) 38 (29)

  • 20:35 (IST)

    Captain Gets Captain!

    Nabi hits first pitch! Dangled his bat out wide and got a fuzzy edge on it. Golden duck for Shanaka

    Dasun Shanaka c Rahmanullah Gurbaz b Mohammad Nabi 0 (1)

  • 20:32 (IST)

    Sri Lanka also loses Hasaranga

    Hasaranga skied this half way through where Mohammad Nabi made no mistake. Bad batter

    Wanindu Hasaranga de Silva c Mohammad Nabi b Mujeeb Ur Rahman 2 (8)

  • 20:19 (IST)

    Mujeeb strikes for Afghanistan

    Gunathilaka tries the reverse sweep, but goes deep into the deep! Sri Lanka loses another wicket.

    Danushka Gunathilaka c Karim Janat b Mujeeb Ur Rahman 17 (17)

  • 20:06 (IST)

    Helped out with ease!

    Brag it over fine paw and it goes all the way for a border! Gunathilaka makes the most of it

  • 20:00 (IST)

    Excellent cover drive

    Emphatically driven by Gunathilaka! He finds the opening to the cover area and the ball runs off in front of a boundary

  • 19:52 (IST)

    Naveen-ul-Haq joins the party

    Umpire immediately raises his hand! Sri Lanka calls for the TV referee and the replay shows a slight murmur on the snicko meter

    Pathum Nissanka c Rahmanullah Gurbaz b Naveen-ul-Haq 3 (7)

  • 19:42 (IST)

    Farooqi with a hat trick!

    He squeezes it again sharply and Asalanka is misled. He doesn’t even bother to rate it.

    Charith Asalanka lbw b Fazalhaq Farooqi 0 (1)

  • 19:39 (IST)

    Farooqi strikes early!

    LBW appeal rejected But Afghanistan review. Excellent review from them because Mendis has to leave?

    Kusal Mendis lbw b Fazalhaq Farooqi 2 (4)

  • 19:33 (IST)

    We are on the way!

    First ball on the pads and Nissanka gently sweeps it along the leg side. He is next to it, and so is Sri Lanka.

  • 19:23 (IST)

    Here are the teams

    Sri Lanka: Gunathilaka, Nissanka, K Mendis, Asalanka, Rajapaksa, Shanaka, Hasaranga, Karunaratne, Theekshana, Madushanka, Pathirana

    Afghanistan: Zazai, Gurbaz, Zadran, Janat, Zadran, Nabi, Rashid, Omarzai, Naveen, Ur Rahman

  • 7:02 PM (IST)

    Asia Cup Live: AFG WIN TOSS

    Afghanistan wins the toss and captain Mohammad Nabi has chosen to bowl first.

    Stay tuned for live action

  • 6:46 PM (IST)

    SL vs AFG 1st match: no Chameera for Sri Lanka

    It is worth noting that Sri Lanka’s ace pacer Dushmantha Chameera has been banned from the continental event due to injury.

  • 6:44 PM (IST)

    Which team is in which group?

    Group A consists of India, Pakistan and Hong Kong while Group B has Sri Lanka, Afghanistan and Bangladesh.

  • 6:42 PM (IST)

    Asia Cup format 2022

    The tournament will be a T20 affair this year as it will be followed by the T20 World Cup. The tournament consists of six teams divided into two groups. The teams will play each other once in their respective groups before the top two teams from both groups advance to the Super 4s. After a round-robin phase in Super 4s, the top two teams will play the final.

  • 6:32 PM (IST)

    Hey guys!

    Hello everyone, welcome to space. Sri Lanka will play Afghanistan today in the opening match of the 2022 Asian Cup. You can get the livescore and other updates of the match here. Stay connected!

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