Squads of both teams for World Cup 2023: Afghanistan: Hashmatullah Shahidi (captain), Rahmanullah Gurbaz (wicketkeeper), Ibrahim Zadran, Riyaz Hasan, Rahmat Shah, Najibullah Zadran, Mohammad Nabi, Ikram Alikhil (wicketkeeper), Azmatullah Omarzai, Rashid Khan. , Mujeeb Ur Rehman, Noor Ahmed, Fazalhaq Farooqui, Abdul Rehman and Naveen Ul Haq. Pakistan: Babar Azam (captain), Shadab Khan, Fakhar Zaman, Imam ul Haq, Abdullah Shafiq, Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Saud Shakeel, Iftikhar Ahmed, Salman Ali Aga, Mohammad Nawaz, Usama Mir, Haris Rauf, Hasan Ali, Shaheen. Afridi and Mohammad Wasim.

PAK vs AFG Pitch report one day The 22nd match of World Cup 2023 will be played between Pakistan and Afghanistan. Both the teams will face each other today at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai. If Pakistan has to get its campaign back on track in the tournament, it will have to defeat Afghanistan on the Chepauk pitch. After losing to India and Australia in their last two matches, Pakistan will have to win this match at all costs to keep their hopes alive. Another defeat will hurt their chances of reaching the semi-finals. At the same time, let us know who the pitch will support in this match.

What will happen to Pakistan in Chepauk?

The match between Pakistan and Afghanistan will be played at 2 pm Indian time. MA Chidambaram The pitch of the stadium is considered to be very balanced. This helps both batsmen and bowlers. The pitch is expected to be dry and the spinners may get a lot of help here. Here, as the match progresses, the wicket becomes a bit slow and it becomes very difficult for the batsmen to hit shots. The team winning the toss on this pitch will prefer to bat first. In the last match played on this ground, New Zealand won the match by batting first against Afghanistan.

The biggest threat to Pakistan

Afghanistan’s spin department is extremely strong with players like Rashid Khan, Mohammad Nabi and Mujeeb Ur Rahman capable of troubling even the world’s greatest batsmen. In such a situation, it will not be easy for Pakistan to face these bowlers on the spin friendly pitch of Chepauk. India is currently fourth in the table with four points from four matches. His net run rate is -0.456 which needs improvement.

MA Chidambaram Stadium Statistics

A total of 39 ODI matches have been played at the MA Chidambaram Stadium. The team batting first has won 15 matches and the team batting second has won 20 matches. The average score of batting first on this ground is 235 runs. After that the average score while batting is 218 runs.

Squads of both the teams for World Cup 2023:

Afghanistan: Hashmatullah Shahidi (captain), Rahmanullah Gurbaz (wk), Ibrahim Zadran, Riaz Hasan, Rahmat Shah, Najibullah Zadran, Mohammad Nabi, Ikram Alikhil (wk), Azmatullah Umarzai, Rashid Khan, Mujeeb Ur Rehman, Noor Ahmed, Fazalhaq Farooqui, Abdul Rahman and Naveen Ul Haq.

Pakistan: Babar Azam (captain), Shadab Khan, Fakhar Zaman, Imam ul Haq, Abdullah Shafiq, Mohammad Rizwan (wicketkeeper), Saud Shakeel, Iftikhar Ahmed, Salman Ali Aga, Mohammad Nawaz, Usama Mir, Haris Rauf, Hasan Ali, Shaheen Afridi and Mohammad Wasim.

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