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Abu Dhabi, UAETuesday 23 October 2018

Afghanistan and Bangladesh fans watch the Asia Cup in Abu Dhabi - in pictures

Big crowd at the Zayed Cricket Stadium for the final group game of the Asia Cup

Both Afghanistan and Bangladesh are already through to the Super Four stages of the Asia Cup.

But that did not bother their respective supporters as they created a carnival atmosphere at the Zayed Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Thursday in the final group game before the Super Four action starts on Friday.

Afghanistan made 255-7 in their innings, with Hashmatullah Shahidi (58) and Rashid Khan (57 not out) both hitting half-centuries. Bangladesh have begun their run chase and are 17-2 after five overs.

Afghanistan will remain in Abu Dhabi on Friday to play Pakistan, while Bangladesh head to Dubai to take on India.

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