AFG vs ZIM Fantasy Prediction: Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe 2nd T20I – 19 March (Abu Dhabi). Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Rashid Khan, and Sean Williams will be the best fantasy picks for this game.
Afghanistan will take on Zimbabwe in the 2nd T20I match of the three-match T20I series. All the games will be played at the Zayed Cricket Ground in Abu Dhabi.
Afghanistan thumped their domination in the first game, and they would want to seal the series. Gurbaz and Afghan proved their batting powers in their last game, whereas Rashid Khan spun his magic yet again. Zimbabwe will rely on Sean Williams in batting, whereas Blessing Muzarabani is their lead bowler.
Pitch Conditions and Weather Details
The average 1st innings batting score at this venue in the IPL 2020 games played here was 161 runs.
Total Games Played: 21; Bat 1st Won: 8; Bat 2nd Won: 13
We can expect clear weather throughout the game.
Probable XI for both sides:-
Afghanistan – Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Karim Janat, Asghar Afghan, Mohammad Nabi, Usman Ghani, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Najibullah Zadran, Rashid Khan, Fareed Malik, Naveen ul Haq, Amir Hamza.
Zimbabwe – Tinashe Kamunhukamwe, Tarisai Musakanda, Sean Williams, Wesley Madhevere, Ryan Burl, Sikandar Raza, Richmond Mutumbani, Blessing Muzarabani, Donald Tiripano, Brandon Mavuta, Richard Ngarava.
Three Match T20I Series
Match: Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe Second T20I Match
Date and Time: 19 March, Friday – 3:30 PM IST
Venue: Zayed Cricket Ground, Abu Dhabi.
Where to Watch: Fancode
Top 4 Batting Order
Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Karim Janat, Asghar Afghan, and Mohammad Nabi.
Tinashe Kamunhukamwe, Tarisai Musakanda, Sean Williams, and Sikandar Raza.
Death Over Specialists
- Naveen ul Haq and Rashid Khan.
- Blessing Muzarabani and Donald Tiripano.
AFG vs ZIM Fantasy Wicket-Keepers
Rahmanullah Gurbaz will be our wicket-keeper in this game. Gurbaz has scored 419 T20I runs at an average of 38.09, whereas his strike-rate has been 149.11. He played an aggressive knock of 87 runs in the first T20I game.
AFG vs ZIM Fantasy Batsmen
Asghar Afghan and Usman Ghani will be our batsmen from Afghanistan. Afghan has scored 1279 T20I runs in his career, whereas he scored a brilliant half-century in the first T20I. Ghani has scored over 400 T20I runs in his career.
[You can take Tarisai Musakanda instead of Ghani as Musakanda is an opener]
Tinashe Kamunhukamwe will be our batsman from Zimbabwe. Kamunhukamwe is helpful in managing credits, and he played a fine knock of 44 runs in the first T20I game as an opener.
AFG vs ZIM Fantasy All-Rounders
Sean Williams and Sikandar Raza will be our all-rounders from Zimbabwe. Williams has scored 904 T20I runs at an average of 23.79, whereas he has scalped 32 wickets in bowling. Raza has scored 464 T20I runs, whereas he has scalped 12 wickets. Both of them are the lead all-rounders of the side.
Mohammad Nabi and Karim Janat will be our all-rounders from Afghanistan. Nabi has scored 1354 T20I runs, whereas he has scalped 69 wickets. He is a T20 veteran and plays T20 cricket around the globe. Janat has scalped 26 T20I wickets, whereas he will open the batting in this game.
AFG vs ZIM Fantasy Bowlers
From Afghanistan, the duo of Rashid Khan and Naveen ul Haq will make it into our team. Rashid has scalped 92 T20I wickets at an economy of 6.16, whereas Naveen has 10 T20I scalps in six games. Both of them are brilliant bowlers, whereas Rashid has a batting strike-rate of 127.82.
Blessing Muzarabani will be our bowler from Zimbabwe. Muzarabani has scalped 16 T20I wickets, whereas he bowled brilliantly in the test series as well.
Match Prediction: Afghanistan are the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Rahmanullah Gurbaz and Rashid Khan
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Sean Williams and Karim Janat
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All our selections are based on in-depth and astute analysis of the players partaking in the match, pitch report and a perusal of other reasoning. Please incorporate a slew of factors while crafting your own side with this article serving as a guide to the match and players