[caption id="attachment_807235" align="alignnone" width="628"]<img class="size-full wp-image-807235" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/Afghanistan-Team_PTI.jpg" alt="" width="628" height="417" /> Afghanistan completed a 3-0 series sweep over Ireland after their convincing 32-run victory in the third Twenty20 international on Sunday in Dehradun, India. @PTI[/caption] <p></p> <p></p><a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/rashid-khan/">Rashid Khan</a> claimed a hat-trick to help <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/teams/afghanistan/">Afghanistan</a> to a 3-0 series sweep over <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/teams/ireland/">Ireland</a> after their convincing 32-run victory in the third Twenty20 international on Sunday. <p></p> <p></p>Khan returned with impressive figures of 5-27 to keep Ireland down to 178 for eight in their chase of 211 in the north Indian city of Dehradun. <p></p> <p></p><a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/mohammad-nabi/">Mohammad Nabi</a> hit 81 off 36 deliveries in Afghanistan's 210 for seven after being put into bat first on a ground where they posted a T20 international record of 278-3 in the previous match. <p></p> <p></p><a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/kevin-o-brien/">Kevin O'Brien</a> and Andy Balbirnie, who made 47, then put on a threatening 96-run second wicket stand to raise hopes of a successful chase but Khan hit back with his leg spin. (<strong>ALSO READ: <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/news/afghanistan-vs-ireland-2019-hazratullah-zazais-162-helps-afghanistan-to-crushing-84-run-win-806636">Hazratullah Zazai s 162* helps Afghanistan to crushing 84-run win</a></strong>) <p></p> <p></p>He got O'Brien caught behind for 74 but it was the 18th over when the world's top T20 bowler became the first spinner in the format to take a hat-trick. <p></p> <p></p>Khan got George Dockrell, Shane Getkate and Simi Singh on consecutive deliveries to shut the door on Ireland. <p></p> <p></p>Earlier Nabi demolished the Irish bowling attack as he smashed 6 fours and 7 sixes, hitting the ball to all parts of the ground. (<strong>ALSO READ: <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/news/afghanistan-vs-ireland-2019-2nd-t20i-hazratullah-zazai-cuts-loose-afghanistan-demolish-ireland-t20i-record-books-806588">Hazratullah Zazai cuts loose, Afghanistan demolish Ireland bowlers, T20I record books</a></strong>) <p></p> <p></p>Ireland paceman Boyd Rankin took three wickets but gave away 53 runs in his four overs. <p></p> <p></p>The two teams will now play five one-day internationals starting Thursday followed by a one-off Test at the same venue, which is Afghanistan's adopted home ground.