LAHORE: (Sports Desk) In the second T20, Afghanistan defeated Zimbabwe by 45 runs to take a decisive lead in the three-match series. Muhammad Nabi performed well, scoring 40 runs and taking two wickets. Muhammad Nabi was declared Man of the Match for his all-round performance.
In the match played in Abu Dhabi, Afghanistan batted first, the first wicket fell for 9 runs, Karim Janat and Usman Ghani shared 102 runs for the second wicket, Usman Ghani scored 49 and Karim Janat scored 53 runs.
Mohammad Nabi played an innings of 40 off just 15 balls, hitting four sixes and two fours. Afghanistan's score was 193 for 5 in the allotted overs, in response Zimbabwe's batting line could not handle at any point.
Zimbabwe batsmen kept going to the pavilion regularly, Ryan Burrell played an innings of 40 runs, the team was bowled out for 148 in the 18th over.