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Historic ODI series win for Afghanistan against Zimbabwe

Bulawayo: Afghanistan made history on Saturday when they became the first Associate nation to defeat a Test-playing country in a one-day series with a comprehensive 73-run win over Zimbabwe.

Afghanistan players celebrate their series win over  Zimbabwe on Saturday. Pic/AFP
Afghanistan players celebrate their series win over Zimbabwe on Saturday. Pic/AFP

The victory gave Afghanistan a 3-2 series win after the two sides had shared the first four games at the Queen's Sports Club.

Chasing a 246-run winning target, Zimbabwe were skittled out for 172 in the 45th over despite Sean Williams making a fine 102 off 124 balls with three boundaries and four sixes.

Fast bowler Dawlat Zadran finished with a career best 4-22.

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