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Australia vs Afghanistan, Match 39 Highlights, CWC2023

November 7, Australia vs Afghanistan, Match 39 Highlights, CWC2023

Australia vs Afghanistan match took place on the 7th of November 2023, at the Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai the 39th match of the ICC ODI Men’s CWC2023. Australia decided that they would bat first after winning the toss. As a result, Australia won this match by 3 wickets .Both teams displayed excellent play in this match, and Glenn Maxwell of team Australia was named the Player of the Match.

Australia vs Afghanistan
Australia vs Afghanistan

Australia vs Afghanistan Match Features

VenueWankhede Stadium, Mumbai
TossAfghanistan, elected to bat first
SeriesICC Cricket World Cup Australia tour of India
Season2023/24
Player Of The MatchGlenn Maxwell
Match numberODI no. 4696
Match dateNov 7, 2023
UmpiresAlex Wharf Michael Gough
TV UmpireChris Gaffaney
Reserve UmpireSharfuddoula
Match RefereeJeff Crowe
PointsAustralia 2, Afghanistan 0
Match features

First Innings, Australia vs Afghanistan

Afghanistan Innings

Rahmanullah Gurbaz and Ibrahim Zadran

Rahmanullah and Ibrahim kicked off the 39th ODI. Rahmanullah, on the other hand, loses his first wicket in the 7th over. Hazlewood bowled him out for a duck. He also played 25 balls and received 21 points. Hence, he had a strike rate of 84.00. He also shot two boundaries and zero sixes. His teammate, on the other hand, scored 129 points on 143 balls with a 90.20 strike rate. He also has 8 home runs and 3 sixes. Following the fall of the first wicket, Rahmat Shah took the crease.

Rahmat Shah and Ibrahim Zadran

Rahmat played well and finished with a score of 30 on 44 balls. He also shot 1 boundaries and zero sixes. Hence, he had a strike rate of 68.18. Ibrahim, on the other hand, scored 129 points on 143 balls. In addition, he had a strike rate of 90.20. Rahmat, unfortunately, lost his second wicket in the 24th over. As a result, Hashmatullah Shahidi is currently on the crease.

Hashmatullah Shahidi and Ibrahim Zadran

Moreover, Hashmatullah has 26 runs on 43 balls. He had a strike rate of 60.46. Moreover, he also shot 2 boundaries and zero sixes. Although, his partner’s score was 129 on 143 balls. However, Hashmatullah is unable to continue. As a result, he was out for his third wicket in the 37th over. Azmatullah Omarzai was now on the crease.

Azmatullah Omarzai and Ibrahim Zadran

Azmatullah scored was 22 on 18 balls. Moreover, he had a strike rate of 122.22. Also, he shot 1 boundary and two six. Regretfully, Azmatullah lost his fourth wicket in 42th over by the bowler Zampa. Mohammad Nabi has arrived on crease.

Mohammad Nabi and Ibrahim Zadran

Mohammad scored 12 on 10 balls. Also, he also shot zero boundaries with one sixes. Hence, Strike rate of 120.00. Mohammad, on the other hand, loses his fifth wicket in the 45th over. Hazlewood bowled him out for a duck. Rashid Khan, Ravindra Jadeja took the crease.

Rashid Khan and Ibrahim Zadran

Rashid played well and finished with a score of 35 on 18 balls. Hence, he had a strike rate of 194.44. He also shot 2 boundaries with 3 sixes. On the other hand, both of them played at the end of the match. As a result, overs are now concluded in 291 runs.

Afghanistan‘s Batting Summary

BatsmenWicket ByrunsStrike rate
Rahmanullah Gurbazc Starc b Hazlewood21/2584.00
Ibrahim ZadranNot out129/14390.20
Rahmat Shahc Hazlewood b Maxwell30/4468.18
Hashmatullah Shahidib Starc26/4360.46
Azmatullah Omarzaic Maxwell b Zampa22/18122.22
Mohammad Nabib Hazlewood12/10120.00
Rashid KhanNot out35194.44
Extras(nb 1, Ib 5, w 10)16 
Total50 Over (RR: 5.82)291 
Batting Summary
Australia vs Afghanistan
Australia vs Afghanistan

Australia’s Bowling Summary

BowlersWicketsOvers
Mitchell Starc19
Josh Hazlewood29
Glenn Maxwell110
Pat Cummins08
Adam Zampa110
Travis Head03
Marcus Stoinis01
Bowling Summary

Second innings: Australia 293 in 46 overs

David Warner and Travis Head

David and Travis were the first two batters on the mound. Hence, David scored 18 points on 29 balls. Furthermore, the strike rate is 62.06. Travis, on the other side, scored 0 runs off 2 balls. He also hit 0 boundaries and zero six. He had a strike rate of 0.00. Unfortunately, Travis lost his maiden wicket to Naveen-ul-Haq. Mitchell Marsh has now entered the crease.

Mitchell Marsh and David Warner

Now comes Mitchell, he scored 24 runs in 11 balls. In addition, he had a strike rate of 218 percent. Although, he also hit 2 boundary and 2 sixes. On the other hand, Mitchell lost his second wicket in the 5th over. Hence, Marnus Labuschagne has taken his place on the crease.

Marnus Labuschagne and David Warner

Marnus scored 14 on 28 balls. Along with the Strike rate of 50.00. He also shot two boundary and zero sixes. On the other side, David scored 18 on 29 balls. Regretfully, David lost his third wicket in 8th over. Josh Inglis on crease now.

Josh Inglis and Marnus Labuschagne

Moreover, josh has 0 runs on 1 balls. He had a strike rate of 0.00. Although, his partner’s score was 14 runs on 28 balls. However, josh is unable to continue. As a result, he was out for his 4th wicket in the 8th over. Glenn Maxwell was now on the crease.

Glenn Maxwell and Marnus Labuschagne

Glenn scored was 201 on 128 balls. Moreover, he had a strike rate of 157.03. Also, he also shot 21 boundaries and 10 sixes. Regretfully, Marnus lost his fifth wicket in 14th over. Marcus Stoinis has arrived on crease.

Marcus Stoinis and Glenn Maxwell

Marcus scored 6 on 7 balls. Strike rate of 85.71. Hence, he also shot one boundary with zero six. Unfortunately, Marcus lost his six wicket by the bowler Rashid Khan in 16th over. Hence, Mitchell Starc on crease now.

Mitchell Starc and Glenn Maxwell

Moreover, Mitchell scored 3 on 7 balls. He shot 0 boundary and zero six. Hence, He had a strike rate of 42.85. Unfortunately, Mitchell lost his seventh wicket in 18th over. Pat Cummins came on crease now.

Pat Cummins and Glenn Maxwell

Pat scored 12 on 68 balls. Also, he had a strike rate of 17.64 .Hence, he also shot one boundaries. On the other hand, both player played till the match end. As a result, overs are concluded with the total of 293 runs.

Australia’s Batting Summary

BatsmenWicket byRunsStrike Rate
David Warnerb Azmatullah Omarzai18/2962.06
Travis Headc Ikram Alikhil b Naveen-ul-Haq0/20.00
Mitchell Marshlbw b Naveen-ul-Haq24/11218.18
Marnus Labuschagnerun out (Rahmat Shah)14/2850.00
Josh Inglisc Ibrahim Zadran b Azmatullah Omarzai0/10.00
Glenn MaxwellNot out201/128157.03
Marcus Stoinislbw b Rashid Khan6/785.71
Mitchell Starcc Ikram Alikhil b Rashid Khan3/742.85
Pat Cumminsnot out12/6817.64
Extras(Ib 1, b 4, w 10)15 
TOTAL46.5 Over (RR: 6.25)293 
Batting Summary
Australia vs Afghanistan
Australia vs Afghanistan

At the end, Australia won a match by 3 wickets.

Afghanistan’s Bowling Summary

BowlersWicketsOvers
Mujeeb Ur Rahman08.5
Naveen-ul-Haq29
Azmatullah Omarzai27
Rashid Khan210
Noor Ahmad010
Mohammad Nabi02
Bowling Summary

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