Afghans pro­duce

The Sunday Mail (Queensland) - - SPORT -

RAHMAT Shah hit a ca­reerbest 114 while leg-spin wiz­ard Rashid Khan took four wick­ets as Afghanistan trounced Zim­babwe by 154 runs in the first one-day in­ter­na­tional yes­ter­day in a huge boost ahead of next month’s World Cup qual­i­fiers.

Rahmat smashed his runs off just 110 balls with eight bound­aries and four sixes as Afghanistan piled up 333-5 off 50 overs.

Na­jibul­lah Zad­ran clob­bered an un­de­feated 81 off just 51 balls with five bound­aries and five tow­er­ing sixes.

Zim­babwe were then dis­missed for just 179.

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