Afghanistan was on track to chase down a target of 312 when the 39-year-old Gayle, with his occasional offspin, trapped 18-year-old batsman Ikram Ali Khil in front of his stumps and took out Afghanistan's key man for 86.
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If Pakistan lose the toss and are asked to field, their minuscule semi-final hopes will be over even before the first ball is bowled at the Lord's.
Sanjay Manjerkar is in ICC's official commentary panel for Cricket World Cup 2019
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Win less Afghanistan take on West Indies in their final match on July 4
Hosts England have qualified for the semi-finals of Cricket World Cup for the first time since 1992
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Rayudu announced his International retirement on July 3
Asked if he would like to be rested against Sri Lanka now that India have qualified for the semi-finals of the World Cup, the answer was an emphatic no.
Rayudu played 55 ODIs for India, scoring 1694 runs at an average of 47.05.
Dhoni has scored 223 runs in seven games at a decent strike rate of 93 plus if one goes by the scorecards but what they don't reflect is his inability to rotate the strike and strike big.
New Zealand's Scott Styris is the closest to Shakib in the achievement, scoring 499 runs and picking up nine wickets in the 10 matches he played in the 2007 edition of the tournament.
Rohit was dropped by Tamim Iqbal at deep mid-wicket off Mustafizur Rahman early on in his innings.
The chase wasn't impossible but Shakib Al Hasan (66 off 74 balls) didn't get any notable support from the other end as Bangladesh were bundled out for 286 in 48 overs.
Afghanistan will be in search of their first win in their last match of Cricket World Cup 2019 when they take on West Indies
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Sri Lanka have won only one of their last eight ODIs against India
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Prakhar Sachdeo and Dustin Yarde talk about what to look forward to in the team's upcoming match against Bangladesh.
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Nicholas Pooran's sensational century went in vain as Avishka Fernando set up Sri Lanka's thrilling 23-run win over West Indies
Moneycontrol's Dustin Yarde speaks to senior journalist Ayaz Memon about India's preparations ahead of their 2019 ICC Cricket World Cup match against Bangladesh on July 2.
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India are currently on 11 points from seven games and a win on July 2 will ensure a smooth passage to the semi-finals.