In a practice match played at Rajiv Gandhi Stadium Dehradun, Afghanistan XI defeated Uttrakhand by 23 runs. Batting first, Afghanistan XI posted a target of 150 with the help of Shafiqullah Shafaq's 44 and Samiullah Shinwari's 34. Uttrabkhand managed to score only 126 with the loss of 8 wickets. Karim Janat was the pick of the bowlers for Afghanistan XI with 3 wickets followed by Shrafuddin Ashraf's who bagged 2 wickets, Aftan Alam and Qais Ahmad took one wicket apiece.
Afghanistan XI players included Usman Ghani, Hazratullah Zazai, Najeeb Tarakai, Samiullah Shinwari, Asghar Stanikzai, Darwish Rasooli, Karim Jannat, Sharafuddin Ashraf, Qais Ahmad, Aftab Alam, Shafiqullah Shafaq and Naveen-ul-Haq