He now has eight scalps and leads the bowling charts.
Guptill registers maiden CWC duck, Taylor surpassed McCullum
Martin Guptill (0) recorded his 14th career ODI duck.
This was his maiden duck in the World Cup.
Ross Taylor (48) went past Brendon McCullum (743) in terms of World Cup runs for New Zealand.
Kane Williamson surpassed the 400-run mark for Kiwis in the World Cup.
He went past Nathan Astle (403) in terms of World Cup runs for the Kiwis.
Williamson notches 38th career ODI fifty and more feats
Williamson notched his 38th career ODI fifty. It was also his second World Cup fifty and a first in CWC 19. Williamson went past Suresh Raina (5,615) in terms of career ODI runs. Taylor (8,156 runs) went past India's Rohit Sharma (8,132) as well.
NZ vs AFG
How did the match pan out?
Afghanistan got off to a good start, but from there on they lost wickets at regular intervals.
Shahidi offered substance with the bat and helped the side get past the 170-run mark.
Neesham and Ferguson shared nine scalps between them.
In reply, Kiwis lost Guptill early on, before Williamson and Taylor gave them substance.