Rashid Khan has emerged as one of the crucial promising gamers that cricket has witnessed within the current occasions.Khan, who turned 20 on Thursday, gave the cricket followers an ideal deal with when he put up an all-round show towards Bangladesh within the Asia Cup conflict.
The all-rounder smashed an unbeaten 57 off simply 32 balls to take Afghanistan to a stable whole of 255 for 7 after opting to bat first. Together with his quickfire fifty and Gulbadin Naib’s 42 off 38 balls, Afghanistan accrued 97 runs from the ultimate 10 overs.
However when Bangladesh got here out to bat, Khan confirmed why he’s thought of as among the best within the enterprise. He efficiently eliminated two essential wickets, these of Shakib Al Hasan and Mahmudullah, the 2 most skilled gamers within the Bangladesh aspect.
Apart from Samiullah Shenwari, each Afghani bowler introduced into the assault managed to select up at the least one wicket, making it unattainable for Bangladesh to get well after dropping early wickets. Ultimately, Bangladesh had been all out for simply 119 in 42.1 overs.
Consequently, Afghanistan registered a complete victory of 136 runs over Bangladesh.
Delighted by Khan’s efficiency, cricket gamers and fans did not shrink back from praising the cricketer.
Bowling, fielding actually and even when batting, younger Rashid Khan is a marvellous cricketer. Among the many most fun on the planet
— Cricketwallah (@cricketwallah) September 20, 2018
Completely happy Birthday @rashidkhan_19
What a half century that, superb batting on a memorable day.
God bless, maintain working onerous. You’ve got extra success to realize. #Aisacup pic.twitter.com/D4CLMXAKaR
— Yusuf Pathan (@iamyusufpathan) September 20, 2018
Rashid Khan will probably be Afghanistan President in the future, will not he? #AsiaCup
— Gaurav Kalra (@gauravkalra75) September 20, 2018
— Sir Ravindra Jadeja (@SirJadeja) September 20, 2018
— Madhav Sharma (@HashTagCricket) September 20, 2018
it was Inzamam as @ACBofficials coach in 2015 who picked @rashidkhan_19. Selectors discarded & given Inzi a Rashid-less squad for Zim tour. Inzi (who had additionally performed Rashid in nets) refused 2 agree & endured them to have him. thats how his journey began.#AsiaCup2018 #BANvAFG
— Umar Farooq Kalson (@kalson) September 20, 2018
— Roshan Rai (@RoshanKrRai) September 20, 2018
Not simply the highest T20 bowler however now laying declare to being referred to as an all-rounder. Strategy to go, younger man @rashidkhan_19
— Harsha Bhogle (@bhogleharsha) September 20, 2018
— Hiba Afghan 😘 (@HibaAfghani) September 20, 2018
— Shikhar Dhawan (@SDhawan25) September 20, 2018
The birthday boy thanked the Twitterverse for the desires and help.
On this special occasion, I’m so touched & grateful to be blessed by such superior household, pals & legend cricketers. Thanks all for the birthday needs. Preserve me in your prayers because it’s the important thing to my success. pic.twitter.com/4wOaU1flJT
— Rashid Khan (@rashidkhan_19) September 20, 2018
The ‘God of Cricket’ too had one thing to say.
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) September 20, 2018
And a few enjoyable trivia.
Rashid Khan is first participant in ODI historical past to attain 50 and take 2 wickets on his birthday. #AsiaCup2108
— Mazher Arshad (@MazherArshad) September 20, 2018
Blast from the previous however apt.
Rashid Khan jogs my memory of that child from Nirma Shuddh Namak Advert
“Ghar ka saara kaam mujhe hello karna padta hai. Batting bhi, bowling bhi”#SRHvKKR
— SAGAR (@sagarcasm) May 25, 2018
The match, nonetheless, was inconsequential as each the occasions have already made it to the Tremendous 4 stage from Group B.
Afghanistan will face Pakistan on Friday.
First Printed: September 21, 2018, 11:36 AM IST