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West Indies skipper Jason Holder has won the toss and elected to bat first against Afghanistan in a World Cup group game in Leeds.

However, both teams are already out of the tournament. Afghanistan lead West Indies 3:1 on H2H in ODIs, but are yet to win a game in this World Cup.

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AFG Innings

AFG 288 (50)

It’s all over. West Indies has won by 23 runs.

AFG 260/9

OUT! West Indies are almost there. Afghanistan will have to home with nothing to show in terms of points.

AFG 255/8


AFG 244/7

OUT! Asghar Afghan departs.

AFG 227/6

OUT! Another wicket falls.

AFG 201/5

Mohammad Nabi comes and goes. Afghanistan in danger.

AFG 196/4

What an over by the Universe Boss. 2 wickets from the over.

AFG 195/4


AFG 189/3

OUT! Trapped lbw. Chris Gayle strikes. Ikram Ali misses out on a century.

AFG 182/2 (34)

Good recovery. Just 2 of the over.

AFG 138/2

OUT! Leading edge and taken. Chris Gayle takes a simple catch. Rahmat Shah departs.

AFG 123/1

Afghanistan is in the driving seat despite an early wicket. Rahmat Shah and Ikram Ali Khil have batted sensibly and both have crossed 50 runs.

AFG 5/1

OUT! Early Wicket for WI in the form of Afghanistan captain Gulbadin Naib.

WI Innings

WI 311/6 (50)

14 from the last over. Sayyad Shirzad took 2 wickets from 2 balls before Carlos Braithwaite smashed him for a couple of fours and a six. Afghanistan needs 312 runs to win.

WI 250/4 (45.3)

WI in a strong position. Jason Holder and Nicholas Pooran are in counter-attacking mode.

WI 200/4 (40)

200 up for the Windies.

WI 192/4

OUT! Hope departs for 77.

WI 174/3

OUT! CAUGHT! Daulat Zadran strikes.

WI 140/2

Fifty up for Shai Hope.

WI 136/2

Edged and Four. Shemron Hetmyer is in attacking mode.

WI 109/2

OUT! CAUGHT! Ewin Lewis departs.

WI 90/1

Fifty up for Ewin Lewis.

WI 21/1

OUT! EDGED AND GONE! Chris Gayle disappoints once again.

WI 1/0 (1)

Just a single to start the proceedings.


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