Afghanistan vs Australia of ODI World Cup 2023, is currently going on at the Wankhede Stadium, Mumbai. Batting first the Afghans have posted a good total of 291/5. Ibrahim Zadran created history during the game as the opener became the first batter to score a hundred for the Afghans in the World Cup. The 21-year-old was unbeaten till the end with a score of 129 runs off 143 deliveries, hitting 8 fours and 2 sixes.
Afghanistan is still in the race for the semi-final as they have won four of their matches. They scored 96 runs in the last 10 overs with Rashid Khan playing a fiery knock of 35 runs off 18 balls, hitting three sixes and two fours. The leg-spinner smashed 16 runs off Mitchell Starc's last over.
In response, Australia is in deep trouble as the Afghan pacers Naveen-ul-Haq and Azmatullah Omarzai pick up two wickets each. Marnus Labuschagne and Glenn Maxwell, are on the crease and fighting against the Afghan bowlers. Both the batters have a good chance and making the most successful run chase in Australian history in the World Cup.
Here's the update about the points table, run-scorer, and wicket-takers:
ODI World Cup 2023 Points Table
ODI World Cup 2023: Most Run Scorers
|1||Quinton de Kock||South Africa||8||550||68.75||111.34|
|3||Rachin Ravindra||New Zealand||8||523||74.71||107.39|
ODI World Cup 2023: Most Wicket-Takers
|1||Dilshan Madushanka||Sri Lanka||8||72.0||21||22.24|
|3||Marco Jansen||South Africa||8||64.4||17||24.41|