Today match Prediction of India vs Afghanistan Match cricket Prediction, 100% Win Prediction Toss Prediction, Who will Win, Pitch Report, weather report of World Cup 2019.
India vs Afghanistan Match Prediction: Today Match Prediction
IND vs AFG ICC World Cup Match Prediction Today – Match 28, 2019
ICC World Cup 2019, London: India team look to continue their dominance as they face win-less Afghanistan in next match here at Southampton.
India continued their dominance in this ongoing World cup by comfortably beating arch-rivals Pakistan in the previous match.
On the other hand, Afghanistan remained win-less after crushed in the hands of hosts England in their previous match.
India Team Updates :
India, 2011 champions is in terrific form as they crushed arch-rivals Pakistan by 87 runs in the last match. Opener Rohit Sharma smashed 113-ball 140 to secure a comfortable win for India. India, led by captain Virat Kohli scored a quick fire 77 to post a huge total on the scoreboard.
Kuldeep Yadav, who has remained with no wickets in previous matches struck Pakistan by taking two crucial wickets of Babar Azam and Fakhar Zaman. Both Pandya and Bumrah picked two wickets each to secure a comfortable win for India.
India has been excellent when coming to all departments. But injuries hit team India very severely as the pacer Bhuvaneshwar Kumar was injured during the match. Mohammad Shami will replace him in this match.
Afghanistan Team Updates :
Afghanistan played five matches in this World cup and lost all of them. In their previous match against England, they were brutally humiliated by England where it’s captain Eoin Morgan made quickfire 148 with 17 sixes. England scored a total of 397/6 with their top batsman Bairstow and Root provided a 90 and 88 scores respectively. In reply, Afghanistan team was restricted to 247 for 8 in their 50 overs.
Particularly Afghanistan was surprised with the failure of star spinner Rashid Khan who registered an unwanted record who ended up giving 110 runs in his 9 overs. It was the most expensive return at ICC world cups till now.
Now they will take on resurgent India who was in peak form.
It was the most challenging phase for Afghanistan as they are facing both on-field and off-field problems like Asghar captaincy, wicketkeeper Shahzad allegations on board etc.
Venue: Rose Bowl, Southampton.
We might not expect any rainfall for this match. The temperature will be around 28-degrees, and the humidity will be very less when compared to previous matches. As the match progresses, we can expect some little rain showers, which may not affect the game.
As there is no sign of rainfall, we can expect high scores in this match. As it is a flat pitch, it mostly favors the batsman to score more runs.
India vs Afghanistan Toss prediction:
According to weather and pitch reports, the captain who wins the toss might choose to bowl. As it is a batting pitch, the team who wins the toss might like to chase the target.
India Team news:
In the last match against Pakistan, fast bowler Bhuvaneshwar Kumar was injured and he left out of the match due to a hamstring injury. It was during the second innings, where he was injured after bowling 2.4 overs.
Mohammad Shami will replace Bhuvaneshwar Kumar in this match. As we all know, Opener Shikhar Dhawan was ruled out of ICC world cup due to injury. Now, BCCI had released a statement saying wicketkeeper-batsman Risabh Pant will officially replace Dhawan in this tournament.
India possible XI :
K.L Rahul, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli(C), Vijay Shankar, Kedar Jadhav, M.S.Dhoni, Hardik Pandya, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Mohammad Shami, Jasprit Bumrah
Afghanistan Team News:
No changes might expect from Afghan team for this encounter against India. They might continue with the same team which played against England.
As per reports, spinner Mujeeb-Ur-Rahman will likely join the team for the fixture against India.
Afghanistan possible XI :
Gulbadin Naib (c), Noor Ali Zadran, Hazratullah Zazai, Rahmat Shah, Asghar Afghan, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Mohammad Nabi, Rashid Khan, Mujeeb-Ur-Rahman, Aftab Alam, Hamid Hassan
Head to Head:
- Matches: 2
- India won: 1
- Afghanistan won: 0
- Tied: 1
- No result: 0
World Cup head to head:
- Matches: 0
- India won: 0
- Afghanistan won: 0
- Ties: 0
- No Result: 0
India vs Afghanistan match prediction:
By going through the results of previous matches and their performance, we are going with India to win this match. Besides, India team is in excellent form with back to back wins against all top teams including Australia, South Africa and Pakistan.
Meanwhile, things have not gone well for Afghans as they faced back to back losses in the world cup.
Today Match Prediction Winner: India