Prediction: Australia vs. Afghanistan
We are about to witness the 39th game of the 2023 ICC World Cup, which features Australia against Afghanistan. Afghanistan, who is frequently viewed as the underdog in the ICC World Cup, has already proven to be a formidable opponent. Australia and Afghanistan will do everything in their power to get to the next round because they are both still in a race for a semi-final spot. For up-to-date sports information, follow sprintersgames.in & sprinters.news.
The scheduled time and date of the game is November 7, 2023, at 2:00 PM local time.
The game will take place in Mumbai’s Wankhede Stadium.
Regional sports networks of Star Sports as well as Disney+Hotstar and Star Sports are where you can watch the match.
The surface at Wankhede Stadium is renowned for its balance, which benefits both bowlers and batters. This pitch doesn’t really benefit from the toss. The average first-inning score at this venue, which has only hosted 25 ODIs, is 256 because of its large grounds.
On match day, Mumbai is predicted to experience a high temperature of 34 degrees Celsius and a low of about 27 degrees Celsius, per the weather forecast. There will be little precipitation, a high percentage of humidity (51%), and a wind speed of 14 km/h.
Head-to-Head ODI Stats: Australia and Afghanistan
Total matches: 2
Australia won: 2
Afghanistan won: 0
Afghanistan has little experience, but Australia has always had the advantage.
Current Team Standings:
With a run rate (NRR) of +0.924 and a total of 10 points, Australia now sits in third place on the points table. Afghanistan, on the other hand, has an NRR of -0.330 and a total of 8 points, placing them in sixth place.
Based on our analysis, Australia is likely to win this match. Although Afghanistan has proven its strength by beating tough rivals like England and Pakistan, the tournament’s heavyweight is Australia, the five-time ICC World Cup champion. Afghanistan might require additional time to contest Australia’s supremacy.
In conclusion, we believe that Australia will win this competition. Make sure not to miss the game, and for the latest sports updates, stay tuned to sprintersgames.in & sprinters.news.