Uganda caught in Fazalhaq's claws, Afghanistan set a flurry of records in T20 World Cup

Batting first, Afghanistan scored 183 runs for the loss of 5 wickets in the stipulated 20 overs, thanks to Rahmanullah Gurbaz's 76 and Ibrahim Zadran's 70 runs.

Bhoomi Goyal
Published on: 4 Jun 2024 9:49 AM GMT
Uganda caught in Fazalhaqs claws, Afghanistan set a flurry of records in T20 World Cup
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Afghanistan has registered a historic win in the T20 World Cup 2024 by crushing Uganda by 125 runs. This win of Afghanistan is the fourth biggest win in the history of T20 World Cup. Batting first, Afghanistan scored 183 runs for the loss of 5 wickets in the stipulated 20 overs, thanks to Rahmanullah Gurbaz's 76 and Ibrahim Zadran's 70 runs. After this, with the help of Fazalhaq Farooqui's five wickets, Afghanistan bundled out the Ugandan team for just 58 runs and registered a big win by 125 runs. In this match, Afghanistan has made many big records to its name. Five-wicket haul for Afghanistan in T20Is

5/3 – Rashid Khan v Ireland, Greater Noida, 2017

5/9 – Fazalhaq Farooqi v Uganda, Guyana, 2024

5/11 – Karim Janat v West Indies, Lucknow, 2019

5/13 – Samiullah Shinwari v Kenya, Sharjah, 2013

5/20 – Mujeeb ur Rahman v Scotland, Sharjah, 2021 T20 World Cup

5/27 – Rashid Khan v Ireland, Dehradun, 2019

Best bowling returns in T20 World Cup

6/8 – Ajantha Mendis (Sri Lanka) v Zimbabwe, Hambantota, 2012

5/3 – Rangana Herath (Sri Lanka) v New Zealand, Chittagong, 2014

5/6 – Umar Gul (Pakistan) v New Zealand, The Oval, 2009

5/9 – Fazalhaq Farooqi (Afghanistan) vs Uganda, Guyana, 2024

5/10 – Sam Curran (England) vs Afghanistan, Perth, 2022

Largest winning margins in T20 World Cup

172 runs – Sri Lanka vs Kenya, Johannesburg, 2007

130 runs – Afghanistan vs Scotland, Sharjah, 2021

130 runs – South Africa vs Scotland, The Oval, 2009

125 runs – Afghanistan vs Uganda, Guyana, 2024

116 runs – England vs Afghanistan, Colombo, 2012

Lowest all-out totals in T20 World Cup

39 – Netherlands vs Sri Lanka, Chittagong, 2014

44 – Netherlands vs Sri Lanka, Sharjah, 2021

55 – West Indies vs England, Dubai, 2021

58 – Uganda vs Afghanistan, Guyana, 2024

60 – New Zealand vs Sri Lanka, Chittagong, 2014

60 – Scotland vs Afghanistan, Sharjah, 2021

Bhoomi Goyal

Bhoomi Goyal

English Content Writer in Newstrack from Jaipur, Rajasthan. (Education, Business, Technology, Political, Sports, Lifestyle, Crime and Webstories)

My self Bhoomi Goyal from Jaipur, Rajasthan. I have passed my Master's in Journalism and Mass Communication this year. I worked in Rajasthan Patrika for six months as an intern. I am working here from June 1st. I passed my graduation in BCA from Rajasthan University and master's in journalism and mass communication from Vivekananda Global University, Jaipur.

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