Birthday boy Rashid Khan stars with bat and ball as giant killers Afghanistan crush Bangladesh by 136 runs
Conituing ther stunning performance, minnows Afghanistan have turned into giant killers. After beating Sri Lanka in their opener, Afghanistan crushed Bangladesh by 136 runs. Set a target of 256, Bangladesh were bolwed out for 119 in 42.1 overs. Birthday boy Rashid Khan was Man of the Match. Following his half century, Rashid took 2 for 13 in 9 overs to guide Afghanistan to an emphatic win. Earlier, birthday boy Rashid Khan smashed a superb unbeaten half century and shared 95 runs with Gulbadin Naib for the unconquered eighth wicket as Afghanistan made a stunning fightback to post a competitive 255 for 7 in their Asia Cup here on Thursday.