Asia Cup 2018 was the most recent ICC event in which the world saw a refined Afghanistan National Cricket Team in the hottest of sparks. Even though they do not have a very long cricketing history. They have amazed us all with their jaw-dropping performance especially in the T20 and ODI formats. The team ranks 10th in the ICC ODI Rankings but they shall soon reach the better ones as well. In this article, we shall share the Afghanistan Cricket Team Schedule, Players, and Rankings for World Cup 2019.
All of us realize that the biggest cricketing event of the year World Cup 2019 is going to inaugurate on 30th May 2019. ICC has officially announced the World Cup Schedule 2019. If you are looking forward to the event, you have got to do proper tracking of the schedules, live streaming links, and also World Cup 2019 live scores. All of these updates will be available for absolutely free on our website.
Afghanistan Cricket Team will also be a part of 2019 event and if you are their fan, you shall be seeing the latest schedule and squad updates of the team on our website. We shall move ahead and share their schedule first.
Afghanistan Cricket Team Schedule:
Listed below are the dates, venues, and opponents against whom Afghanistan Cricket Team will be playing.
Match 1: Afghanistan vs Australia – Date 1st June 2019 and it will be the 4th match of the event. The match timing will be 5:30 according to PST.
Match 2: The second fixture of Afghanistan National cricket team will be against Sri Lanka which will be played on 4th June 2019 at 2:30 pm.
3rd Match: Afghanistan vs New Zealand – Match date 8th June 2019 and match timing will again be 5:30 pm.
Match 4: South Africa vs Afghanistan – Date 15th June 2019 and match timing is just like the previous one.
Match 5: Afghanistan vs England is their 5th match in group stages. The date of the match is 18th June 2019. The timing will be 2:30 pm.
Match 6: Afghanistan vs India will be their 6th and last fixture in group stages, date 22nd June 2019 at 2:30 pm.
Afghanistan Cricket Team Players for World Cup 2019:
- Afsar Zazai
- Aftab Alam
- Amir Hamza
- Asghar Afghan
- Dawlat Zadran
- Fareed Ahmad
- Gulbadin Naib
- Hashmatullah Shahidi
- Hazratullah Zazai
- Javed Ahmadi
- Karim Janat
- Mirwais Ashraf
- Mohammad Nabi
- Mohammad Shahzad
- Mujeeb Ur Rahman
- Najeeb Tarakai
- Najibullah Zadran
- Nasir Jamal
- Nawroz Mangal
- Noor Ali Zadran
- Rahmat Shah
- Rashid Khan
- Samiullah Shinwari
- Shabir Noori
- Shapoor Zadran
- Sharafuddin Ashraf
- Usman Ghani
The squad seems talented and we are hoping for the same and even better performances than Asia Cup 2018. If they do so, this World Cup will be very entertaining.
Afghanistan Cricket Team Ranking in World Cup 2019:
Afghanistan Cricket Team is currently ranked on the 10th spot in the ICC ODI Rankings which were recently published.
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