Afghanistan (@1.3) vs Zimbabwe (@3.4)

Our Prediction:

Afghanistan will win

Afghanistan – Zimbabwe Match Prediction | 14-09-2019 08:30

Zimbabweans have to be careful against his mystery bowling. He was also retained by Sunrisers Hyderabad in the IPL Auctions for a whopping 9 Cr. The leggie had a wonderful BBL season for Adelaide Strikers, who won the title this time. Rashid Khan This cricketer has been exceptional in past couple of years and his performance showed how dangerous he can be with the ball.

Fast-bowler had a successful T20 series, as he claimed 3-20 in the 2nd match and a wicket in the first; pacer Kyle Jarvis also claimed 3 wickets in total in an economical manner and brings variety to the squad along with Blessing Muzarabani, who proved to be costly in both outings. Cremer used his spin skills to dismiss 2 opponents in the 2nd match while all-rounders like Raza and Burl could help stifle the Afghanis.

The question is about how the Aussies take on the Afghans. Who do you think will win the 4th match of the ICC World Cup? However, the Afghans are up against Australia who are one of the best and the most ruthless teams out there. Will they be just as ruthless on the pitch? Or will they go easy on the newbies? If taken in good spirit, the outcome of the match will only be a learning experience for the Afghans.

Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe 4th ODI Today Match Prediction Feb 24th

Afghanistan secured a 2-0 whitewash victory against Zimbabwe in the T20 series, and they will now go head to head in the 5-match ODI series, that begins with the 1st ODI at Sharjah on 9th February. Both sides will be geared up to lock horns and dominate the other in this important series before the World Cup Qualifiers in Zimbabwe next month. Zimbabwe lost the decider on the second night in a row and will be eager to avenge their defeat with a better performance in the 50-over format.

Theyre down 1-2 but their only victory of the series was a comprehensive one by 154 runs in the second ODI right after losing by the same margin. The defeat in the following fixture was down to a batting implosion, which theyll be out to address in the next game. Not all is lost for Zimbabwe though. The task will fall on senior pair of Sikandar Raza and Brendon Taylor who are second and third on the list of top-scorers for the series, behind Afghanistans Rahmat Shah.

The 2nd ODI match also won by Afghan. As we know that the Afghanistan team is rising as good team so this series will be tough for the Zimbabwe team as they shown in the 1st ODI and 2nd ODI match that 1st ODI match between these two teams was good and Afghan won that match by 12 runs according to the DL method. This is a 5ODI match series that is playing between Afghanistan and Zimbabwe & is hosted by Zimbabwe cricket board and this is the 4th ODI match of this Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe ODI series which will be on 24th of Feb. Their 3rd ODI was very much amazing in which Zim batted first and only scored 129 runs and you will amazed after reading that Zimbabwe won that match by 3 runs. Afghanistan batted first and gave a target of 239 runs to the Zimbabwe team and in the answer of that total Zimbabwe were all out for 184 runs and Afghani leg breaker Rashid Khan was aman of the match with his 3 brilliant wickets. Afghanistan is leading this series by 2-1. Afghan skipper Asghar Stanikzai was man of the match.

They won the match hands down by 17 runs to make a clean sweep in the T20s. Mohammad Nabi continues to be a strong all-round asset for the team, and his well-made 45 off 26 helped them post 158 runs in the 2nd T20 match. Spinners Rashid Khan and Mujeeb Ur Rahman clinched 2 wickets apiece to stifle the opponents while Nabi showcased his spin skills with the wicket of Brendan Taylor. Middle-order batsman Najibullah Zadran also pitched in with 24 off 18 while captain Asghar Stanikzai did well to build the foundation with Mohammad Shahad and Karim Sadiq.

His selection was possible due to the exit of Paul Strang at that time. Though for ODIs, he had to wait for another 4 years, that happened in 2009 then. He had a terrific series then that helped him get a permanent spot in the limited-overs squad. Till date, he is doing a good job for the side and would be looking to do the same in the T20I series against Afghanistan, starting on Monday. Experience ofGraeme Cremer The leggie has proved his importance at a very early age, which helped him to make a debut at the age of 18.

Solomon Mire did well in the 1st T20, scoring 34 runs batting first while his partner Hamilton Masakadza contributed with 18 runs in that game followed by 29 runs in the next match. Ryan Burl contributed with 30 runs while Taylor pitched in only with 15 in the 2nd game and was out for just 3 runs in the first match. Sikandar Razas 40 off 26 provided some hope during their chase for 159 in the 2nd match but it wasnt enough to take them across the finish line. Both batsmen could open the innings in the ODIs as well and will be determined to put up a better fight against the Afghani spinners.

His availability in the side is a big plus to Zimbabwe. He had some decent outings in the recent past in the tri-series as well as in the domestic circuit. His rich ODI experience would be helpful for the Zimbabweans in taking their team to victory. Brendan Taylor Brendan Taylor is one of the finest batsmen Zimbabwe has ever produced.

The current team is being coached by Phill Simmons, who is a former all-rounder from the West Indies. In terms of the ODI standings, Afghanistan is on the 10th spot. It wouldnt be wise to take them lightly. Theyve garnered much appreciation for defeating teams like Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Zimbabwe and the West Indies. Cricket has been played in Afghanistan since the 19th century; however, it is only now that the national team has made a name for itself. Theyre evolving with each game they play and are striving towards getting better and better.

Betting Tips

The story isnt same anymore but there are batsmen who can play some match-winning knocks. On the otherhand, Afghanistan side is growing day by day due to their superb performances with the help of some big names in the squad like Rashid Khan, Mohammad Nabi, Asghar Stanikzai etc. So, on the occasionof 1st T20I between Zimbabwe and Afghanistan, Cricwizz takes a look at their strengths. Some prominent names are Brendon Taylor, Hamilton Masakadza, Sikandar Raza etc. Zimbabwe, at one point of time, had one of the best batting line-ups in the early 2000s when Andy Flower and Grant Flower used to finish things off easily.

Nabis well-made 40 off 27 steered the team across the finish line with help from Sharafuddin Ashraf and Shafiqullah in the middle-order. In the first match, spinners Rashid Khan and Sharafuddin Ashraf claimed 5 wickets between them to stun the Zimbabwe batsmen and restrict them to 120; pacer Gulbadin Nain was astounding with a figure of 1-8 in 3 overs and brings good depth to the attack along with others like Shapoor Zadran and Dawlat Zadran.