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Afghanistan Wins Cricket World Cup Match for First Time

Afghanistan defeated Scotland on Thursday to score its maiden Cricket World Cup victory in Dunedin, New Zealand. The dramatic one-wicket win in the Pool A clash was made possible by Samiullah Shenwari's brilliant batting. He scored 96 runs to help the Afghan team chase Scotland's target of 211 runs in 50 overs. Shenwari was dismissed with Afghanistan still needing 19 runs from 19 balls to win the match. But the last wicket pair guided the team to victory with three balls to...

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