Abu Dhabi. Afghanistan scored 124 runs for the loss of 8 wickets against New Zealand in today’s match of ICC T20 World Cup. In this way New Zealand got the target of 125 runs to win. Earlier, Afghanistan won the toss against New Zealand and decided to bat first.
Spinner Mujeeb ur Rahman has returned to the Afghanistan team after recovering from injury, while New Zealand have not made any changes in the playing XI. New Zealand will win this match and enter the final. With the victory of New Zealand, India’s journey in this World Cup will come to an end. If Afghanistan wins the match, India’s chances of entering the semi-finals will increase.
If Afghanistan wins this match then everything will come down to net run rate. Then the Indian team will also play their last match against Namibia accordingly. This will be the first T20 International match between the two.
Talking about the record, while New Zealand has lost only one T20 match at the Abu Dhabi ground, Afghanistan has won nine and lost three out of the 12 matches played here. Afghanistan has a lot of experience playing in Abu Dhabi.