Match Preview By Anuj:
Bangladesh vs Afghanistan:
Welcome to the match prediction & preview of Bangladesh vs Afghanistan in the 3rd match of the Asia Cup. this match, is to be played in Sharjah on Tuesday 30 August. The last time the two met was in March-2022 when Afghanistan won by 8 wickets.
Bangladesh will play the first match of this Asian tournament. Bangladesh will play under the skipper Shakin Al Hasan. Skipper Shakib and Rahim will take responsibility for runs, and on the other side, Bangladesh will be dependent for wickets upon Mustafizur Rahman and Spinner Nasum Ahmed.
On the other side, The Afghanistan team performed very well in the last match against Sri Lanka. Afghan bowlers crushed to Lankan batsman. Fazalhaq Farooqi took the highest 3 wickets from the Afghan side and won by 8 wickets.
In today’s match, Afghanistan will try to repeat the performance of the previous match. On the other side, Bangladesh will look to start the journey with victory.
Bangladesh: Mohammad Naim, Sabbir Rahman, Anamul Haque, Mahmudullah, Shakib Al Hasan (C), Mushfiqur Rahim, Mehidy Hasan, Mosaddek Hossain, Mustafizur Rahman, Taskin Ahmed, Ebadot Hossain
Afghanistan: Najibullah Zadran, Hazratullah Zazai, Ibrahim Zadran, Usman Ghani, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Mohammad Nabi (C), Rashid Khan, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Naveen-ul-Haq, Noor Ahmad, Karim Janat
According to experts, during the match time, the temperature will remain around 35°C and humidity will be 45%. The speed of the wind will be around 18 km/h and the sky will be cloudy.
If we will look at the pitch of Sharjah, both skippers will look for the chase. The ground of this stadium with a capacity of 16 thousand spectators is a little small, it is a very good ground for batting. Here the team batting first will have to score more than 200 runs.
Match Time: 07:30 PM (IST)
Live Streaming: Star Sports Network & Hotstar
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Disclaimer: This prediction is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While making your prediction, consider the points mentioned, and make your own decision.