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Ireland's William Porterfield won the toss in the must-win game for both sides and opted to bat first. Porterfield along with Paul Stirling, who made a crucial fifty, gave a solid start to his team.
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in the 16th over with Ireland on 53. He was soon followed by Andrew Balbirnie (11). Stirling then added 44 runs with Niall O Brien, who scored 36.The Afghanistan spinners registered a terrific turnaround in middle overs after they dismissed Stirling in the 33rd over.
Ireland could only add 77 runs in the last 17 overs of their innings and a quickfire 41 off 37 balls from Kevin O Brien helped them reach 209/7 from 50 overs.
Leg-spinner Rashid Khan was Afghanistan's top performer with the ball. He took three wickets for 40 in his 10 overs. Dawlat Zardan picked up two wickets while Mohammad Nabi scalped one.In reply, openers Mohammad Shahzad and Gulbadin Naib gave their team a flying start with an 86-run stand Jesse James Youth jersey
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Their qualification is nothing short of a miracle after they lost their first three matches in the qualifiers. Skipper Stanikzai acknowledged the incredible comeback after the match.
"We qualify for the 2019 World Cup. It is a dream. Afghanistan is famous for coming back; after losing three games at the start we came back," Stanikzai said after the match.Shahzad was declared the Man Authentic Michael Jordan Jersey
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