SL vs AFG: Sri Lanka will face Afghanistan in the first match on Saturday, August 27. Moreover, the game will be played at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Sri Lanka are coming into this game after drawing against Pakistan in a test series in July. Pakistan and Sri Lanka drew the two match test series in Sri Lanka.
The men in green won the first test match by four wickets but Sri Lanka made a comeback in the second test match thus winning by 246 runs. Afghanistan are coming into this game after losing against Ireland in the fifth T20I on Wednesday.
Afghanistan went on to lose the five match T20I series against Ireland by 3-2 in the end. Ireland won the series defining fifth T20I by seven wickets through DLS method.
Rashid Khan won the man of the match award in the fourth T20I against Ireland. He scored 31 runs from 10 balls with a strike rate of 310.00. Rashid Khan also picked up two wickets.
SL vs AFG: Sri Lanka vs Afghanistan Head to Head Record
Both teams have gone on to face one time in T20 international cricket. However, Sri Lanka have won one time while Afghanistan have won zero times.
Toss Prediction for SL vs AFG Match
Team winning the toss will likely bowl first. The pitch is likely to give an edge to the bowlers that is what has happened in the last 5 T20 matches here. Moreover, the average first innings score is 128 runs.
Predicted scores for SL vs AFG match
The first innings score for Sri Lanka could be 180 runs while for Afghanistan, it could be 165 runs. While the second innings score for Sri Lanka could be 190 while for Afghanistan, it could be 170.
Who will score the most runs for Sri Lanka in the match?
Dinesh Chandimal could go on to score the most runs for Sri Lanka against Afghanistan. Dinesh Chandimal has gone on to score 1062 runs in 68 matches.
Who will pick the most wickets for Sri Lanka in the match?
Maheesh Theekshana could go on to pick the most wickets for Sri Lanka against Afghanistan. Maheesh Theekshana has gone on to pick 16 wickets in 18 matches.
SL vs AFG: Who will score the most runs for Afghanistan in the match?
Najibullah Zadran could go on to score the most runs for Afghanistan against Sri Lanka. Najibullah Zadran has gone on to score 1487 runs in 78 matches.
Who will pick the most wickets for Afghanistan in the match?
Rashid Khan could go on to pick the most wickets for Afghanistan against Sri Lanka. Rashid Khan has gone on to pick 112 wickets in 66 matches.