On September 2018, Bangladesh and Afghanistan are going to play first round of Super Four stage in United Arab Emirates, Sheikh Zayed Stadium at 4:30 pm. Bangladesh is an experienced well formed team no doubt. But in this tournament, Afghanistan has a unique spell. Afghanistan emerged as the most heat up team.
According a crude analysis, Afghanistan’s batting lineup is quite weak. Their Coach Phil has focused to improve their batting spells. You must have felt this charisma in a recent face-off between Bangladesh and Afghanistan in the same event. Beyond all prediction, Afghanistan nailed Bangladesh with sophisticated batting and stunning bowling line up. Especially, Rashid khan was quite effective in the last game. It was his birthday to so, he surely wants to make that day more special.
Bangladesh didn’t allow Afghanistan to win easily, as Pakistan did with India. Instead they gave them a hard hand. They paused score at 160-7 and didn’t allow fast runs. At the end, Bangladesh faced a cruel defeat. Injury of top Bangladeshi batsman is also a reason of their crushing defeat.
Afghanistan is working hard to improve their batting strategies. Their bowling is well-known around the globe. It is a clear thing that if t their batsman set even an average target , their bowlers will tackle rest of the situation.
As far as Bangladesh is concerned, they are more experienced, more balanced and stable. They have perfect blend of batsman, spinners and fast bowlers. In the last game, their fine batsman Mushfiqur Rahim was on rest. His absence makes Bangladesh’s starting batting order quite weak.
Rubel Hossain, Mahmudullah, Liton Das, Sakib-Al-Hassan, Mohammad Mithon, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mehidy, Hassan Miraj, Masheafe Mortaza, Mustafizur Rahman, Nazmul Hosain
Ihsanullah, Rahmat Shah, Mohammad Shahzad, Asghar Afghan, Mohammad Nabi, Gulbadin Naib, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Najibullah Zadran, Aftab Alam, Rashid Khan, Mujeeb-Ur-Rehman.
All betting analysts have declared Afghanistan the winner of this game. The way they are grooming themselves is a perfect method to gain victory. Bangladesh is facing some fitness issues. Well, pitch and weather condition can play vital role in the game,
Sheikh Zayed Stadium is a flow through pitch, toss winning team most probably choose to field and they will be winners certainly, Afghanistan is in its full form and aggressive as well after being defeated by Pakistan. Now their attack will be full-fledged to gain a splendid victory.