In the third match of the Asia Cup 2022, Afghanistan won the match by 7 wickets with Bangladesh due to great performance in batting and bowling. After winning this match, Afghanistan earned 4 points that are placed at the top of the position in a Group B. Previously, Afghanistan won the match by 8 wickets with Sri Lanka in Group B.
Earlier, Bangladesh won the toss and chose to bat first thus Bangladesh first batted and made a low score of 127/7 in 20 overs due to great bowling by Mujeeb Ur Rahman 3/16 (4), and Rashid Khan 3/22 (4). Mosaddek Hossain 48* (31), Mahmudullah 25 (27), and Mahedi Hasan 14 (12) were good batting from the Bangladesh side. After this inning, Bangladesh set a target of 128 runs in 20 overs for Afghanistan to win this match.
During chasing, Afghanistan loses 3 wickets, reached the target of 128 runs in 18.3 overs, and won the match by 7 wickets with Bangladesh due to great batting by Najibullah Zardan 43* (17), Ibrahim Zardan 42* (41), and Hazratullah Zazai 23 (26). Mosaddek Hossain 1/12 (2.3), Shakib Al Hasan 1/13 (4), and Mohammad Saifuddin 1/27 (2) were good bowling from the Bangladesh side.
Mujeeb Ur Rahman (AFG), 3/16 (4), was declared as the Player of the Match due to his great performance in bowling.