Afghanistan is chasing a mammoth target of 398 runs posted by England in match no 24 of ENG vs AFG in ICC Cricket World Cup, 2019. Afghanistan batsman Hashmatullah Shahidi got hit on the head by the bouncer of Mark Wood in the 30th over. Afghanistan is already out of the chase, however, they are playing for the pride and looking forward to batting full fifty overs. Shahidi could have got a concussion, however, after treatment from the medical staff of both teams he is cleared to bat ahead. Shahidi went on to make a half-century after getting hit by the bouncer. Eoin Morgan Hits Most Sixes in an ODI Inning! England Captain Smashes 17 Sixes Vs Afghanistan in CWC 2019 Match to Achieve This World Record.
Earlier England skipper Eoin Morgan won the toss and elected to bat. Morgan played a fine knock of 148 runs from 71 balls. He also created a record of hitting 17 sixes in a single inning. Rashid Khan became the first bowler in history to give away more than 100 runs in an ODI bowling spell. Let us see some tweets related to Shahidi's getting hit by the bouncer. Rashid Khan Trolled After Registering Worst Figures by a Bowler in World Cup History! View Funny Memes Going Viral During ENG vs AFG CWC19 Match.
Hashmatullah Getting Hit By a Bouncer!!!
Thank God for helmets
Very Dangerous Bounce
— Sameer V Baadkar (@SameerBaadkar) June 18, 2019
Good Spirit of game observed during ENG vs AFG CWC 2019 Match
Spirit of cricket 🏏 Afghan batsman HashmatUllah hits on helmet ⛑ Eng team Medical staff came to ground. 👏👏
— Sami Gul🇵🇰 (@IamSamigul) June 18, 2019
Hashmatullah is a true warrior!!!
▶️ Gets hit on his helmet with a bouncer
▶️ Continues his innings and scores a fifty
— Cricket World Cup (@cricketworldcup) June 18, 2019
Hashmatullah Shahidi is currently batting bravely, as he has already scored a half-century. He is trying to take Afghan total as deep as possible along with Asghar Afghan.