Who will win Pakistan vs Afghanistan 36th Match Today Match Prediction in ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 series? Pak vs Afg 36th Match Cricket Prediction held on 29th June 2019. Who will win Afghanistan vs Pakistan 36th Match Cricket Prediction is available here?
Pak vs Afg 36th Match Prediction
Pakistan are all set to take on Afghanistan in the 36th match for ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. Before this match, Pakistan defeated New Zealand by six wickets in the 33rd match. So now, Pakistan occupies the sixth spot on the points table with seven points. Whereas, Afghanistan lost 31st match against Bangladesh by 62 runs. At this moment, Afghanistan still stands at the bottom of the points table with no points. Now, the 36th match Pakistan vs Afghanistan will be held at Headingley, Leeds on 29th June 2019.
What a ride it have been for Pakistan in this season of world cup? From the second last point in the points table, they surely have fought back to the sixth spot. Now, they are just few steps away from qualifying in the semi finals. So far, Pakistan have played seven matches in world cup 2019 and they won three of these games. Hence, they mark seven points at the sixth slot on the table.
In the previous match, New Zealand posted a short total of 237 for 6, while batting first against Pakistan. However, Pakistan successfully chased down this total in the final over with six wickets in hands. As a result, Pakistan won this match by six wickets. Babar Azam was the star player of this match, hitting an unbeaten hundred of 101 runs. Now, Pakistan will face Afghanistan in this CWC match. If they win this match, they will get the fourth spot on the points table.
Whereas, Afghanistan are yet to mark their first win in CWC 2019. They have engaged in seven match till now and they lost each one of this game. Therefore, they hold the bottom of the points table with no points to their name. In the previous match, Bangladesh proposed a target of 262 for, while playing first against Afghanistan. However, Afghanistan collapsed at 200 and fell short 62 runs in their chase. As a result, Bangladesh claimed victory in this match by 62 runs. Now, Afghanistan will meet Pakistan in this world cup match.
The previous ODI stats for Pak vs Afg, suggest that Pakistan are an unbeaten side against Afghanistan in ODIs. Moreover, these two teams will meet for the first time in any world cup season. So, it will be interesting to see, how these two sides roll out against each other in this match.
Pakistan will win this match. They defeated the unbeaten side of New Zealand in their previous and now they have gained the winning momentum. They should keep up with that progress and beat Afghanistan to claim the fourth spot on the points table. Moreover, Babar Azam and Harris Sohail are scoring runs and this is a positive sign for Pakistan in this match. In short, Pakistan will be desperately looking forward to win this match.
On the other side, Afghanistan will be giving their best to win this match. Though, they are already out of World cup 2019, but they still can create trouble for the struggling sides. All in all, this is going to be an epic match for the cricket fans around the globe.
Afghanistan will win the toss. They might bat first, or invite Pakistan to play the first innings, depending on the pitch and weather conditions. Albeit, toss will play a great role in the victory of the winning side, as team winning toss will best use the pitch and weather conditions to their advantage.
Pakistan Team Squad
Sarfaraz Ahmed(w/c), Imam-ul-Haq, Fakhar Zaman, Babar Azam, Wahab Riaz, Mohammad Amir, Shaheen Afridi, Mohammad Hafeez, Haris Sohail, Imad Wasim, Shadab Khan, Asif Ali, Shoaib Malik, Hasan Ali, Mohammad Hasnain.
Afghanistan Team Squad
Gulbadin Naib(c), Ikram Ali Khil(w), Rahmat Shah, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Asghar Afghan, Rashid Khan, Dawlat Zadran, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Noor Ali Zadran, Mohammad Nabi, Samiullah Shinwari, Najibullah Zadran, Hazratullah Zazai, Hamid Hassan, Sayed Shirzad.