Having won the toss, Afghanistan U19 bowled first and had Kuwait all out for a low total of 85. Shafiqullah Ghafari claimed three wickets while Abdul Rahman and Noor Ahmad took two each.
In response, Afghanistan U19 chased the target in 12.5 overs losing three wickets in the process. Skipper Farhan Zakhil top-scored with 38 runs while Rahmanullah scored 28.
Ghafari was adjudged player of the match.
Afghanistan will play their next match against India on 9th September