Afghanistan cricket team
Afghanistan cricket crew. (Photograph by Francois Nel/Getty Photos)

The Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) has introduced the squad for the Eire tour beginning on August 9. The veteran all-rounder Mohammad Nabi can be main a powerful 16-member squad within the five-match T20I collection scheduled at Belfast. The massive information for the followers is that the star off-spinner Mujeeb Ur Rahman is within the reserves as his visa has not been issued but. However ACB chief selector Noor Malikzai has acknowledged that the teen can be drafted into the primary squad as soon as the visa problem will get resolved.

Eire have already introduced their squad for the 2 T20Is in opposition to South Africa and the five-match collection in opposition to Afghanistan. Afghanistan have already certified for the Tremendous 12 stage of the T20 World Cup 2022 beginning on the twenty second of October in Australia. They’re positioned in Group A with hosts Australia, England, and New Zealand. On the opposite facet, Eire must qualify for the Tremendous 12 stage via first-round fixtures in opposition to West Indies, Scotland, and Zimbabwe.

“We now have had good ends in our latest excursions, the squad has performed nicely not too long ago. We’re trying ahead to having good outcomes once more in our subsequent collection in opposition to Eire. In line with Malikzai, Mujeeb’s visa isn’t but issued, and thus he has been added to order gamers. As soon as the issue is resolved, he can be included again in the primary squad,” ACB chief selector Noor Malikzai mentioned.

In 2020, Eire competed in opposition to Afghanistan in a three-match away T20I collection which they misplaced by 2-1. The final match continues to be contemporary in followers’ recollections because the hosts misplaced the Tremendous-Over thriller when Kevin O’Brien smashed a six off star leggie Rashid Khan on the final ball.


Afghanistan T20I Squad: Mohammad Nabi (C), Afsar Zazai, Azmatullah Omarzai, Darwish Rasooli, Farid Ahmad Malik, Fazal Haq Farooqi, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Hazratullah Zazai, Ibrahim Zadran, Karim Janat, Najibullah Zadran, Naveen ul Haq, Noor Ahmad, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Rashid Khan, and Sharafuddin Ashraf.

Reserve Gamers: Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Nijat Masoud, Qais Ahmad, and Usman Ghani.

Eire vs Afghanistan T20I Collection Schedule:

09 August – 1st T20I, Belfast
11 August – 2nd T20I, Belfast
12 August – third T20I, Belfast
15 August – 4th T20I, Belfast
17 August – fifth T20I, Belfast



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