India are unbeaten and will be looking to keep the winning momentum going. It will be also a good chance to sort out some of their selections issues. Still, the Virat Kohli-led won’t give away an easy inch to Afghanistan on Saturday.
Afghanistan, on the other hand, have lost five out of five matches in the tournament so far. However, breaking the losing streak against India will be an almost impossible task. However, an unlikely win may spark their comeback in the tournament.
India are currently at the 4th place in the World Cup 2019 points table with 3 wins and one washed off game against New Zealand while Afghanistan are struggling at the bottom of the points table with no wins in their five games.
With all 10 teams at the World Cup part of the round-robin group stage, each team will play a total of nine matches before the knockout stages, starting July 9. The top four teams will qualify for the knockout stages.
When and what time will be the India Vs Afghanistan, ICC World Cup 2019 take place?
Match 28, India vs Afghanistan, ICC World Cup 2019 will start at 03:00 PM IST on Saturday, June 22.
Where will be the India Vs Afghanistan, ICC World Cup 2019 match take place?
Match 28, India vs Afghanistan, ICC World Cup 2019 will take place at the Rose Bowl, Southampton.
Which channel will telecast India Vs Afghanistan, ICC World Cup 2019 match?
Match 28, India vs Afghanistan, ICC World Cup 2019 will broadcast in India on Star Sports 3.
How to Watch the live streaming of the India Vs Afghanistan, ICC World Cup 2019 online?
The live online streaming of India vs Afghanistan, ICC World Cup 2019 will be available on Hotstar app.
Shikhar Dhawan has been ruled out of the CWC 2019 following a thumb fracture. Bhuvneshwar Kumar also suffered a hamstring tear which ruled him out of the two next matches. KL Rahul will replace Shikhar Dhawan as opener while Vijay Shankar will be included in the squad along with Mohammad Shami.
Squad: Virat Kohli, Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal, Rishabh Pant, MS Dhoni, Ravindra Jadeja, Kedar Jadhav, Dinesh Karthik, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Hardik Pandya, KL Rahul, Mohammed Shami, Vijay Shankar, Rohit Sharma and Kuldeep Yadav.
Probable XI: KL Rahul, Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, Vijay Shankar, MS Dhoni, Kedar Jadhav, Hardik Pandya, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Yuzvendra Chahal, Jasprit Bumrah.
Afghanistan’s opener and their highest run scorer, Mohammad Shahzad has been ruled out of the ICC World CUp 2019 following an injury. There is no other injury update from Afghanistan.
Squad: Gulbadin Naib (c), Noor Ali Zadran, Hazratullah Zazai, Rahmat Shah (wk), Asghar Afghan, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Najibullah Zadran, Samiullah Shinwari, Mohammad Nabi, Rashid Khan, Dawlat Zadran, Aftab Alam, Hamid Hassan, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Ikram Ali Khil.
Probable XI: Hazratullah Zazai, Ikram Alikhil (wk), Noor Ali Zadran, Rahmat Shah, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Mohammad Nabi, Gulbadin Naib (capt), Najibullah Zadran, Rashid Khan, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Dawlat Zardan.