NEW DELHI: As Afghanistan pulled off a stunning eight-wicket win over Pakistan in the ongoing ODI World Cup, the team marked the victory with joyous celebrations at the Chepauk Stadium in Chennai.
Led by Rashid Khan, the team was seen dancing and enjoying as Afghanistan registered their first-ever win over Pakistan in ODIs.
Former India cricketer-turned-commentator Irfan Pathan also joined the celebrations and was seen dancing alongside Rashid after their famous win.
The celebrations continued in the dressing room as well as the Afghans were seen enjoying the victory moment in the presence of the support staff.
Team mentor and former India cricketer Ajay Jadeja too was seen smiling and enjoying Afghan win.
Chasing 283 for victory, Afghanistan rode on fifties from its top-order batters and achieved the target with 6 balls to spare.
Earlier in the tournament, Afghanistan also stunned defending champions England. With two wins in the tournament, Afghanistan rose to the sixth spot in the standings.
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