IND vs AFG Predicted Playing XI: India will be facing off against Afghanistan on Thursday, September 8. Moreover, the match will be played at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
India are coming into this fixture after losing against Sri Lanka on Tuesday. India scored 173 runs in twenty overs. Pakistan scored 174 runs and they went on to win the fixture by six wickets.
Afghanistan are coming into this fixture after losing against Pakistan on Wednesday. Afghanistan scored 129 runs in twenty overs. Pakistan scored 131 runs and they went on to win the fixture by one wicket.
Shadab Khan went on to win the man of the match award against Afghanistan on Wednesday. He scored 36 runs from 26 balls with a strike rate of 138.46.
IND vs AFG Predicted Playing XI: When and Where: IND vs Sri Lanka?
India vs Afghanistan match will take place at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai, United Arab Emirates on Thursday, September 8.
What time will India vs Afghanistan game start?
India vs Afghanistan game will begin at 07:30 PM IST.
IND vs AFG Predicted Playing XI: Pitch Report
The Dubai International Stadium has witnessed some high-scoring games recently and another good batting track might be expected at the venue. The onus will be on the opening batters to make full use of the field restrictions as spinners can get some purchase in the middle overs.
IND vs AFG Predicted Playing XI: Weather Report
The maximum temperature in Dubai on Thursday will be 40°C while the minimum temperature will be 28°C. Sunny conditions are expected throughout the day.
Predicted XI: India vs Afghanistan
India: KL Rahul, Rohit Sharma (c), Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant (wk)/ Dinesh Karthik, Deepak Hooda/ Axar Patel, Hardik Pandya, Ravichandran Ashwin, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Arshdeep Singh.
Afghanistan: Hazratullah Zazai, Rahmanullah Gurbaz (wk), Ibrahim Zadran, Mohammad Nabi (c), Najibullah Zadran, Karim Janat, Samiullah Shinwari, Rashid Khan, Naveen-ul-Haq, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Fazalhaq Farooqi.
IND vs AFG: Full squad of both the teams
India – Rohit Sharma (Captain), KL Rahul (vice-captain), Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Deepak Hooda, Rishabh Pant (wicket-keeper), Dinesh Karthik (wicket-keeper), Hardik Pandya, Axar Patel, R. Ashwin, Yuzvendra Chahal, Ravi Bishnoi, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Arshdeep Singh, Deepak Chahar.
Afghanistan – Mohammad Nabi (c), Najibullah Zadran, Afsar Zazai, Azmatullah Omarzai, Farid Ahmad Malik, Fazalhaq Farooqi, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Hazratullah Zazai, Ibrahim Zadran, Karim Janat, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Najibullah Zadran, Naveen ul Haq, Noor Ahmad, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Rashid Khan, Samiullah Shinwari. Standby: Nijat Masood, Qais Ahmed, Sharafuddin Ashraf.