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Where: University Oval, Dunedin
When: Saturday 21th February – 11.00pm (GMT)
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Sri Lanka face minnows Afghanistan in a Pool A clash in Dunedin.
Both teams go into the game after losses in their opening matches and will be looking to kickstart their campaigns with a win here.
There’s no doubt Sri Lanka are raging favourites, but Afghanistan’s bowling performance against Bangladesh showed they are a side on the improve and have the ability to cause the Sri Lankan batsman plenty of problems.
Afghanistan’s batting left plenty to be desired however, and there’s no doubt Sri Lanka’s bowling attack will target the Afghani’s weak point.
Could Afghanistan cause a massive upset?
Tune in to find out!
AFGHANISTAN: MOHAMMAD NABI (c), AFSAR ZAZAI (wk), AFTAB ALAM, ASGHAR STANIKZAI, DAWLAT ZADRAN, GULBADIN NAIB, HAMID HASSAN, JAVED AHMADI, MIRWAIS ASHRAF, NAJIBULLAH ZADRAN, NASIR JAMAL, NAWROZ MANGAL, SAMIULLAH SHENWARI, SHAPOOR ZADRAN, USMAN GHANI
SRI LANKA: ANGELO MATHEWS (c), TILLAKARATNE DILSHAN, KUMAR SANGAKKARA (wk), MAHELA JAYAWARDENE, LAHIRU THIRIMANNE, DINESH CHANDIMAL, DIMUTH KARUNARATNE, JEEVAN MENDIS, THISARA PERERA, SURANGA LAKMAL, LASITH MALINGA, NUWAN KULASEKARA, RANGANA HERATH, SACHITHRA SENANAYAKE, DUSHMANTHA CHAMEERA