Asia Cup: Afghanistan missed out on creating history on Sri Lanka, lost the match by 2 runs


A very exciting match was seen in Asia Cup 2023 on Tuesday. In this match Sri Lanka defeated Afghanistan by 2 runs. But once it went out of Sri Lanka's hands, but luck favored them and Sri Lanka won the match. Please tell that Afghanistan got a target of 292 runs in the match.

In response, when the Afghanistan team came to play, they scored 289 runs in 37.4 overs, but due to continuous falling of wickets, the team lost the match. Let us tell you that to qualify for Super-4 of Asia Cup, Afghanistan had to chase the target of 292 runs in 37.1 overs. 

If Afghanistan had won this match in 37.1 overs, it would have been their biggest victory over Sri Lanka and they would have also reached Super-4 and it would have been history in itself. Afghanistan's star player Rashid Khan stood at the other end after scoring unbeaten 27 runs on 16 balls and could not save the match due to continuously falling wickets.