Dawlat Zadran (3-35) and Aftab Alam (3-28) did the damage for Afghanistan but the tourists couldn't take advantage, lasting only 35.4 overs in reply at the Civil Service Cricket Club. Asghar Afghan was the leading scorer with 29, falling leg before wicket to Boyd Rankin.
Mark Adair took 4-19 and Rankin 3-40. The second and final ODI is on Tuesday. Afghanistan opens its World Cup campaign against Australia on June 1.
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