In the 38th match of the T20 World Cup 2022, Australia won the match by only 4 runs with Afghanistan due to good performance in batting and fielding. After winning this match, Australia was placed in the second position with 7 points. But Afghanistan was placed in the last position with 2 points after losing this match as per the points table of the T 20 World Cup 2022.
Earlier, Afghanistan won the toss and chose to bowl first thus Australia first batted and made a good score of 168/9 in 20 overs due to good batting by Glenn Maxwell 54* (32), Mitchell Marsh 45 (30), and David Warner 25 (18). Naveen-ul-Haq 3/21 (4), Fazalhaq Farooqui 2/29 (4), Rashid Khan 1/29 (4), and Mujeeb-Ur Rahman 1/42 (4) were good bowling from the Afghanistan side. After this inning, Australia set a good target of 169 runs in 20 overs for Afghanistan to win this match.
During chasing, Afghanistan scored 164/7 in 20 overs and lose this match by only 4 runs with Australia due to good bowling by Adam Zampa 2/22 (4), Josh Hazlewood 2/33 (4), and Kane Richardson 1/48 (4). Rashid Khan 48* (23), Gulbadin Naib 39 (23), and Rahmanullah Gurbaz 30 (17) were good batting from the Afghanistan side.
Glenn Maxwell (AUS) 54* (32), was declared as the Player of the Match due to his great performance in batting.