Afghanistan's Dominant Start: Thrash Uganda by 125 Runs in T20 WC Opener

Afghanistan were at their ruthless best as they did not show any mercy to debutants Uganda in their Group C opener of the men's T20 World Cup 2024 on Tuesday, June 4. After posting 183 on a difficult pitch for the batters, Afghanistan bowled Uganda out for 58, sealing a 125-run win to begin their campaign in style. Fazalhaq Farooqi became the first bowler to pick a five-wicket haul in the ongoing edition of the T20 World Cup as he led Afghanistan's rout at the Providence Stadium in Guyana.Farooqi finished with figures of 5 for 9 while Naveen-ul-Haq and Rashid Khan picked two wickets each as Uganda were bundled out for the fourth-lowest total in the history of men's T20 competition. It was a comprehensive bowling show from Afghanistan after a brilliant batting show from Rahmanullah Gurbaz and Ibrahim Zadran. For more sports news, follow Spinmatch and stay updated with the latest T20 World Cup highlights. Spinmatch is your go-to platform for everything related to the ICC T20 World Cup 2024, offering live scores, news, and exclusive insights.