BULAWAYO: Afghanistan on Tuesday defeated Zimbabwe in 3rd One Day International (ODI) by 2 wickets played at Queens Sports club.
Afghan teams chase down respectable total of 262 runs on loss of 8 wickets with sparing two more balls.
Javed Ahmadi played a tremendous knock of 56 runs while Usman Ghani scored 41 runs and skipper gave vital hand of 42 runs at the end of the inning to help Afghan team towards victory.
Sean Williams and Natsai M’shangwe took 2 wickets each for Zimbabwe.
Earlier, Afghanistan won the toss and invite Zimbabwe to bat first. Hamaltan Masakadza played the beautiful innings of 84 runs while skipper Brandon Taylor played handy 56 runs knock.
Zimbabwe managed to score 261 runs on loss of 8 wickets.
Dawlat Zardan and Aftab Alam took 2 wickets each for the Afghan side.
Zimbabwe still lead 4 matches series 2-1 while final match schedule to be played on July 24.