Afghanistan vs South Africa 9th Warm Up Today Match Prediction 18th October 2021

Afghanistan are all set to take on South Africa in the 9th warm up match ahead of T20 World Cup 2021. Afg vs SA 9th Warm up match will be played at Sheikh Zayed Stadium Nursery 2, Abu Dhabi on 18th October 2021. You can check Who will win Afghanistan vs South Africa 9th Warm Up Today Match Prediction here on this page.

Afghanistan vs South Africa 9th Warm Up Today Match Prediction

After defeating Zimbabwe by 3-0 in the three match T20 series at UAE, Afghanistan are once again in Abu Dhabi to play the warm up match against South Africa. Whereas, South Africa defeated Sri Lanka in the T20 series by 3-0 last month in an overseas tour. Now, Afghanistan vs South Africa 9th Warm up match will be played at Sheikh Zayed Stadium Nursery 2, Abu Dhabi on 18th October 2021.

Afghanistan are one of the rising cricket nation. After shorter format cricket for years, they are now a test playing nation. They will take on South Africa in their first warm up match. Star All rounder Mohammad Nami is captaining Afghanistan in this match. Given the pitch condition in UAE, Afghanistan have included some top quality spinners in their team squad, that will play the key role in this match.

South Africa have a very clean record against Afghanistan in the T20 format with 2 victories in two games. However, their top notch players like Fuf Du Plessis are not part of their team squad this year. Therefore, South Africa are going to play this world cup with young cricketers.

Temba Bavuma is captaining South Africa this year in T20 World Cup. He has a team of talented young cricketers to lead. It will be interesting to see how South Africa play their first T20 World Cup warm up match.

Today Match Prediction

Afghanistan will win this match. Though, they have not won a single match against South Africa in the T20 format so far, but they have the deadliest bowing attack in the world that can bring fruits for them in this match. Apart form it, Afghanistan batting line up is also full of power hitters like Shehzad Khan. Therefore, it is safe to say Afghanistan are ideal winners for this match.

On the other side, South Africa will be also counting on victory in this match. They have dominated Afghanistan in the T20 format previously and now the time has for them to repeat the history. All in all, this is going to be a thrilling T20 match for the cricket fans around the globe.

Match Details

Here are the Match Details for Afghanistan vs South Africa 9th Warm Up in T20 World Cup 2021.

Series
ICC T20 World Cup 2021 Warm up matches
Match 9th Warm Up
Teams Afghanistan vs South Africa
Venue
 Sheikh Zayed Stadium Nursery 2, Abu Dhabi
Time
10:00 AM GMT / 02:00 PM LOCAL
Official Broadcast Star Sports
Official Live Stream Hot Star
Who will win Today Match Prediction? Afghanistan are hot favorite to win this match. But, South Africa can also win this match with a good performance.

Afghanistan Team Squad

No Name Role
1 Hazratullah Zazai Batsman
2 Usman Ghani Batsman
3 Asghar Afghan Batsman
4 Najibullah Zadran Batsman
5 Hashmatullah Shahidi Batsman
6 Mohammad Nabi ( Captain) Bowling All-Rounder
7 Gulbadin Naib Bowling All-Rounder
8 Sharafuddin Ashraf Bowling All-Rounder
9 Rahmanullah Gurbaz WK-Batsman
10 Mohammad Shahzad WK-Batsman
11 Rashid Khan Bowler
12 Mujeeb Ur Rahman Bowler
13 Karim Janat Bowler
14 Naveen-ul-Haq Bowler
15 Dawlat Zadran Bowler

South Africa Team Squad

No Name Playing Role
1 Temba Bavuma (Captain) Batsman
2 Reeza Hendricks Batsman
3 Aiden Markram Batsman
4 David Miller Batsman
5 Rassie van der Dussen Batsman
6 Wiaan Mulder Bowling All-Rounder
7 Dwaine Pretorius Bowling All-Rounder
8 Quinton de Kock WK-Batsman
9 Heinrich Klaasen WK-Batsman
10 Keshav Maharaj Bowler
11 Tabraiz Shamsi Bowler
12 Bjorn Fortuin Bowler
13 Lungi Ngidi Bowler
14 Anrich Nortje Bowler
15 Kagiso Rabada Bowler

 

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