Asia Cup 2022: Super Four, Match 5, India vs Afghanistan Preview, Live Streaming Details, Pitch Report, Weather Forecast, Squads, Probable XIs, And Dream11 Prediction
India vs Afghanistan Preview: The fifth match of the super four stage of the Asia Cup 2022 will see India square off against Afghanistan at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium in Dubai. It’s a dead rubber as both have been already knocked out and both will look to finish the competition on a high.
India are coming off a loss in both their games in the super stage of the Asia Cup 2022. They lost to Pakistan in their opening game of the super fours but failed to turn the tables around as they suffered a loss against Sri Lanka in a close-fought contest. They have failed to fire in unison and will be eager to get their combination right in the last game of the tournament.
Afghanistan, on the other hand, lost to Sri Lanka after qualifying to the super four. They needed a win to stay alive in the competition against Pakistan. They tried their level best but failed to hold their nerves in the final stages of the game as they suffered a heart-breaking loss against Pakistan to get knocked out of the competition. The Afghan side will look to finish the competition on a high on Thursday.
India vs Afghanistan Preview Details:
Match: India vs Afghanistan, Super Four, Match 5, Asia Cup 2022
Date and Time: September 8th, 2022, Thursday, 07:30 PM IST
Venue: Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai
Live Streaming: Disney+ HotStar
India vs Afghanistan Pitch Report Preview
The pitch at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium is a balanced track. The batters can start playing their strokes freely right from the start of their innings as the ball comes nicely onto the bat.
India vs Afghanistan Weather Forecast
The temperature in Dubai is expected to hover between 31 to 39 degrees Celsius.
Head-to-Head in T20Is
India Won- 3
Afghanistan Won- 0
IND vs AFG Squads
Rohit Sharma (c), KL Rahul, Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant, Dinesh Karthik, Hardik Pandya, Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Arshdeep Singh, Ravi Bishnoi, Avesh Khan, Deepak Hooda, Yuzvendra Chahal
Hazratullah Zazai, Rahmanullah Gurbaz(w), Ibrahim Zadran, Najibullah Zadran, Mohammad Nabi(c), Karim Janat, Azmatullah Omarzai, Rashid Khan, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Fareed Ahmad Malik, Fazalhaq Farooqi, Samiullah Shinwari, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Afsar Zazai, Usman Ghani, Naveen-ul-Haq, Noor Ahmad
India vs Afghanistan Probable XIs
KL Rahul, Rohit Sharma (c), Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Rishabh Pant (wk), Deepak Hooda, Hardik Pandya, Ravichandran Ashwin, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Arshdeep Singh
Hazratullah Zazai, Rahmanullah Gurbaz (wk), Ibrahim Zadran, Najibullah Zadran, Mohammad Nabi (c), Karim Janat, Rashid Khan, Azmatullah Omarzai, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Fareed Ahmad Malik, Fazalhaq Farooqi
India vs Afghanistan Match Prediction
It’s a dead rubber between India and Afghanistan on Thursday and both sides will look to finish the competition on a high.
Afghanistan are playing with a great spirit and we can expect them to come out on top on Thursday.
Prediction: Afghanistan to win this encounter.