Latest Cricket News Updates Latest news from (c) en-gb Tue 21 May 2024 Afghanistan puts up respectable show against Australia Afghanistan went down fighting by 66 runs against Australia in the Only ODI between the two sides at Sharjah. The minnows made Australia work hard with both the bat and the ball in a contest that was entirely played under moonlight, the first of its kind in ODI history. Only ODI: Afghanistan Vs Australia in UAE match Squad, Live score, Aug 25, 2012 Australia tour of UAE 2012, Only ODI: Afghanistan Vs Australia at Sharjah, Aug 25, 2012. Match scheduled to begin at 18:00 local time (14:00 GMT). A big day for Afghanistan cricket A one-day international between Afghanistan and Australia? Yes, we are not joking, it is going to take place at Sharjah over two days – from August 25-26.