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Warm Up Game: Afghanistan Beat Pakistan By 3 Wickets

Afghanistan beat Pakistan by 3 wickets in the first warm-up match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 at the county ground in Bristol.

PTV Sports telecast the match live.

Batting first, Pakistan bowled out for 262 runs in 47.5 overs.

Babar Azam remained top scorer with 112, while Shoaib Malik added 44 runs.

For Afghanistan, Mohammad Nabi took three wickets.

In reply, Afghanistan achieved the target in 49.4 overs for loss of 7 wickets.

Hashmatullah Shahidi remained unbeaten on 73 runs, while Hazratullah Zazai hit 49 runs.

The ICC World Cup is scheduled to start from May 30 to July 14 in England and Wales.

Pakistan will play their first match of world cup against West Indies on 31st May.