Tag: Rashid Khan
Many Afghanistan cricketers learned the game in refugee camps in Pakistan, their families having fled the Soviet invasion in the 1980s.
Khan has participated in global Twenty20 leagues including Australia's Big Bash, the Caribbean Premier League and the Pakistan Super League.
Andy Balbirnie and Kevin O'Brien hit half-centuries before Rashid Khan pulled off a spectacular leg-spin to bowl out Ireland.
Afghanistan are preparing to take part in the 10-team World Cup in England and Wales from May 30.