Afghanistan Playing 11 vs Australia – ICC World Cup 2023, Match 39. Afghanistan will take on Australia in their next match of the ICC World Cup 2023. AUS vs AFG match takes place on Tuesday, November 7 at Wankhede Stadium in Mumbai. Hashmatullah Shahidi leads Afghanistan in ICC World Cup 2023.
Afghanistan has won 4 games and lost 3 out of 7 so far in ICC World Cup 2023. They outplayed some big teams like Pakistan and England. Now, they have a big challenge in the form of Australia, whom they have never defeated in ODIs before. Here we talk about Afghanistan’s possible playing 11 vs Australia.
Afghanistan Playing 11 vs Australia – ICC World Cup 2023, Match 39
Rahmanullah Gurbaz will be the opener for Afghanistan in the next match too. He got out for 10 runs in the last match. However, he played wonderful knocks in a few games. Gurbaz has hit 2 fifties in the tournament. At an average of 33.42, the right-handed batter has slammed 234 runs in 7 games.
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Ibrahim Zadran might be another opener for the team. In 7 matches so far, the right-handed batsman has mustered 232 runs in 7 games averaging 33+. He also slammed a fifty in one game.
Rahmat Shah will take the one-down batting position for the team. The right-handed batsman scored a wonderful fifty in the last match. In 7 games, he has mustered 264 runs at an average of 44.0 and 3 half-centuries.
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Hashmatullah Shahidi (C)
Hashmatullah Shahidi is the captain of Afghanistan in the ICC World Cup 2023 and will lead the team against Australia. The left-handed batter scored a marvelous fifty in the last match. Shahidi is the leading run-getter for the team with 282 runs in 7 games. He accounted for 3 half-centuries in the ICC World Cup 2023.
Azmatullah Omarzai might be an all-rounder for the team. The right-handed batter scored an unbeaten 31 runs in the last match to capture the winning runs for the team. In 6 innings so far, he has hit 234 runs averaging 58.50. He has hit 2 fifties. With the ball, the right-arm pacer has hunted 5 wickets.
Ikram Alikhil (WK)
Ikram Alikhil might be the wicketkeeper for Afghanistan. In 2 innings, Alikhil has scored 77 runs with a top knock of 58 runs in one game. He has shown a wonderful form with the bat and also did a superb job behind the stumps.
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Mohammad Nabi might be a spin all-rounder for the team. The right-arm spinner picked up 3 wickets in the last match. He accounts for 6 wickets in 7 games at 4.02 economy. With the bat, Nabi has struggled to pile up runs, hitting 41 runs in 4 innings.
Rashid Khan will be a spinner for the team. The right-arm spinner has clinched 7 wickets in 7 games and is the leading wicket-taker for the team. He also owns a brilliant economy of just 4.61.
Mujeeb Ur Rahman
Mujeeb Ur Rahman grabbed 1 wicket in the last match. He will be another spinner for Afghanistan. With 7 wickets in 7 games, he is another leading wicket-taker for the side. He owns a decent economy of just 5.31.
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Fazalhaq Farooqi might be a pacer for the team. The left-arm pacer has hunted 6 wickets in 6 games so far. He also owns a good economy rate of 5.70. He picked a match-winning 4-wicket haul in one game.
Naveen-ul-Haq might be picked as another pacer against Australia. The right-arm pacer has hunted 6 scalps in 6 games so far an average of 42.16. He has been a little expensive at economy of 6.62. However, he has picked crucial wickets for the team in many games.