India off to a comfortable win over Afghanistan

Published: Saturday, May 1, 2010, 22:52 [IST]
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India off to a comfortable win

Gros Islet: Ashish Nehra steers India home with a comfortable 7-wicket win over Afghanistan in the 3rd Group C match of ICC World Cup 2010 here on Saturday.

Earlier, A brilliant bowling from Asish Nehra (3/19) helps India to restrict Afghanistan to paltry 115 for the loss of eight wickets.

India vs Afghanistan, Match 3 - Scorecard

Despite a fifty from Noor Ali (50 from 48 balls) and Asghar Stanikzai (30 from 33 balls), Afghanistan shows the disappointing performance.

ICC T20 WC '10: Fixture - Points - Top10(R/W)

In-reply, after early wicket of Gambhir(4 from 6 balls), Murali Vijay (48 from 46 balls) joined with un-beaten Yuvraj Singh (23 from 22 balls) and reached the target with 5 Overs to spare.

Late strikes from skipper MS Dhoni (15 from 6 balls) helps Team India to post a comfortable victory in the first match.

Asish Nehra was adjudged as Man of the Match

India will take on South Africa on May 02 as a part of second match in Group C


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