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India beat Afghanistan by eight wickets

India beat Afghanistan by eight wickets

divya   ¦    Mar 05, 2014 08:02:00 PM (IST)

Mirpur (Bangladesh), March 5 (IANS) India beat Afghanistan by eight wickets in their last league game of the Asia Cup cricket tournament at the Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium here Wednesday.

Shikhar Dhawan made 60 and Ajinkya Rahane 56 as India achieved the 160-run target in 32.2 overs.

Earlier, Afghanistan were bowled out for 159 runs in 45.2 overs. Indian spinner Ravindra Jadeja (4/30) and Ravichandran Ashwin (3/31) shared seven wickets among them.