Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka Live Streaming Info: Cricket Live Score ICC T20 World Cup 2016 AFG vs SL:
After some thrilling matches to start off the big tournament like the ICC World T20 now it’s time to experience another exciting contest between bat and ball in which the team which is going through a great form.
Afghanistan takes on the team who has been under a lot of pressure of not performing well Sri Lanka battle it out on the cricket field to provide some thrilling experience and a great game of cricket. Both the teams will look to open up their account in the ICC World T20 by winning their first game and Sri Lanka will defiantly be looking to get their first points on the board because Afghanistan is not that strong as a unit.
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Sri Lanka will have to perform well this time and this match is a very crucial match for them as a team because their team has been in a lot of trouble in the past as they have won only 3 matches in their past 16 international matches which is a major setback for them and their team needs to get through this tough time come back in this tournament fresh minded and perform the way they performed last time when they won the ICC World T20.
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Now, they still have some problems as their strike bowler Lasith Malinga is injured which is very big blow to them as he is one of the best bowlers in the limited over’s match and now they will be looking to give their best and do everything possible to win the match and get the confidence of the players back.
Afghanistan has been in very good form from the qualifier round and they will look to continue this form in this tournament and hope to go a lot further in this tournament and their team is looking very stable at the moment and their bowlers did a fantastic job in the qualifier round as well by beating the other teams.
Their whole team is high on confidence and that is a very big point for them if they have to perform well in this tournament and show their capabilities and this win has a very vital role in that because if they beat the defending champions it is surely going to be a great boost for them.
The match is going to be played in the Eden Gardens, Kolkata was the ball is going to turn and help the spinners a lot but the pitch will also have an even bounce and a lot of runs can be expected if the team survives the spin attack of the other team. The weather is expected to clear and there is no expectation of rain so we are going to have a great game of cricket.
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Sri Lanka will be looking to get the best out of their squad so that they can go on to the tournament with some initial points on the board. The expected playing eleven for Sri Lanka will be- 1 Dinesh Chandimal (wk), 2 Tillakaratne Dilshan, 3 Lahiru Thirimanne, 4 Milinda Siriwardana, 5 Angelo Mathews (capt), 6 Chamara Kapugedera, 7 Thisara Perera/Dasun Shanaka, 8 Nuwan Kulasekara, 9 Rangana Herath, 10 Sachithra Senanayake, 11 Dushmantha Chameera.
Afghanistan is a more balanced side than before and they have shown that in the qualifiers and will look to win this first game so that they can gain more confidence. The expected playing eleven for Afghanistan will be- 1 Mohammad Shahzad (wk), 2 Noor Ali Zadran, 3 Asghar Stanikzai (capt), 4 Mohammad Nabi, 5 Gulbadin Naib, 6 Shafiqullah, 7 Samiullah Shenwari, 8 Najibullah Zadran, 9 Dawlat Zadran, 10 Rashid Khan, 11 Hamid Hassan/Amir Hamza.