Watching a cricket team rise to popularity and triumph against adversity is what most delights us, and Team Afghanistan is a shining example of that kind of perseverance. With unrestricted determination, they persist in pushing through a wide range of issues and challenges. We want to guess which team will win their forthcoming match against the Netherlands. For the latest sports updates, follow us and be sure to stay informed on sprinters.news & sprintersgames.in.

Match Specifics:

Date & Time:

The game is set to begin at 2:00 PM (local time) on 03/11/2023.

Location:

The Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket Stadium in Lucknow will host the tournament.

Streaming Partners:

Disney+Hotstar & Star Sports will be hosting live action.

Pitch Report:

The balanced surface of the Bharat Ratna Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee Ekana Cricket Stadium in Lucknow provides support to both bowlers and batters. It’s unlikely that the outcome of the toss will matter. The average first-inning score in the last 17 games played at this location has been 185 runs. In their most recent match, the Netherlands defeated Sri Lanka after winning the toss and choosing to bat, eventually scoring 262 runs in 49.5 overs. Five wickets and ten balls from victory were enough for Sri Lanka. The Sri Lankan batsmen began this game slowly but later picked up speed, highlighting the necessity of working hard to win on this pitch.

Weather Report:

The weather agency predicts that Lucknow will see highs of about 32 degrees Celsius and lows of about 18 degrees Celsius. It is predicted that there will be about 0% of precipitation, 46% of humidity, and 10 km/h of wind.

Netherlands and Afghanistan’s ODI record against each other is as follows:

9 matches total
Wins for Afghanistan: 7
Wins for Netherlands: 2

In their most recent three-day ODI series against the Netherlands, which took place back in January 2022, Afghanistan won each of the three matches.

Afghanistan:

Hashmatullah Shahidi is the captain.

The team comprises Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Ibrahim Zadran, Riaz Hassan, Rahmat Shah, Najibullah Zadran, Mohammad Nabi, Ikram Alikhil, Azmatullah Omarzai, Rashid Khan, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Noor Ahmad, Fazalhaq Farooqi, Abdul Rahman, Naveen ul Haq.

Netherlands:

Scott Edwards leads the team as captain.

The squad includes Max O’Dowd, Bas de Leede, Vikram Singh, Teja Nidamanuru, Paul van Meekeren, Colin Ackermann, Roelof van der Merwe, Logan van Beek, Aryan Dutt, Ryan Klein, Wesley Barresi, Saqib Zulfiqar, Shariz Ahmad, Sybrand Engelbrecht.

Present Positions:

Afghanistan, with a run rate (NRR) of -0.718, is ranked sixth on the points table following a comfortable win over Sri Lanka.

The Netherlands, with a run rate (NRR) of -1.277, is presently ranked eighth on the points table.

Our Forecast:

According to our sports analysts, Afghanistan will win this game. Afghanistan is expected to score between 350 and 400 runs if they are given the chance to bat first. They have a good chance of winning by five or six wickets if they field first.

In conclusion, we believe Afghanistan will win in this match. For timely sports information, we urge you to watch the match and visit sprinters.news & sprintersgames.in.