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Patna : Afghanistan crushed Scotland by 130 runs in a Group 2 match of ICC T20 World Cup at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah, UAE, on October 25, 2021, night, as 20 year old off spinner MujeebUr Rahman took 5/20 in 4 overs while fellow spinner Rashid Khan took 4/9 in 2.2 overs.  chasing a target of 191 runs, Scotland were all out for just 60 runs in 10.2 overs with opener George Munsey scoring 25 runs. Mujeeb was named Player Of The Match.

Earlier electing to bat after winning the toss, Afghanistan had scored 190/4 in 20 overs with Najibullah Zadran scoring 59 in 34 balls with 5 fours and 3 sixes and Rahmanullah Gurbaz scoring 46 runs in 37 balls hitting 1 four and 4 sixes. opener Hazatullah Zazai scored 44 runs in 30 balls with 3 fours and 3 sixes. Mohd Shahzaf (wk) scored 22 runs in 15 balls with 2 fours and 1 six.