- Match – Bangladesh vs Afghanistan (BAN vs AFG)
- Date – August 30, 2022
- Match Format – T20I, Asia Cup T20
- Venue – Sharjah
- Time- 7:30 PM (IST)
- Weather-Mostly Sunny (37 degrees Celsius)
Bangladesh vs Afghanistan (BAN vs AFG) Today Match Prediction Preview
Welcome to the BAN vs AFG Today Match Prediction curated by Kheltalk cricket experts. Bangladesh will take on Afghanistan in the 3rd Match of Asia Cup 2022 at Sharjah on Tuesday, 30th August 2022. Keep on reading for more information on the BAN vs AFG game.
Bangladesh and Afghanistan will meet once again this year but this time, it is in the Asia Cup. The team met in a couple of T20Is earlier in March and the series ended in a draw of 1-1.
Bangladesh will kick off its Asia Cup campaign here. They are coming into the tournament after suffering a series loss against Zimbabwe.
On the other hand, Afghanistan will be playing their 2nd match of the tournament here. They went past Sri Lanka with ease in their opening contest. Fazalhaq Farooqi’s 3-for helped them to reduce Sri Lanka to 105. Afghanistan then chased down the target within 11 overs and won the match by 8 wickets.
BAN vs AFG Head-to-Head Records
|When||Team won||Won by|
Top Batsmen for BAN vs AFG
Hazratullah Zazai- 8 Matches, 236 runs
Najibullah Zadran- 10 Matches, 230 runs
Afif Hossain- 10 Matches, 235 runs
Mahmudullah- 8 Matches, 124 runs
Top Bowlers for BAN vs AFG
Fazalhaq Farooqi- 8 Matches, 12 wickets
Mohammad Nabi- 10 Matches, 9 wickets
Mosaddek Hossain- 5 Matches, 8 wickets
Nasum Ahmed- 7 Matches, 7 wickets
BAN vs AFG Today Match Prediction Scenarios
Scenario 1- If BAN bats first
- First Innings score prediction- PAK expected to score around 160
- Result prediction- AFG to win by 2 to 3 wickets
Scenario 2- If AFG bats first
- First Innings score prediction- AFG is expected to score around 160
- Result prediction-AFG to win around 20-30 runs
BAN vs AFG Today Match Prediction, Asia Cup 2022, Who Will Win the Match?
Afghanistan to win this match
Afghanistan are the favourites to win this contest because of its current form. They are having a decent run in this format in the past couple of years now and were able to draw the series against Bangladesh earlier as well. The team demolished Sri Lanka in the 1st match of the tournament and are likely to continue performing big here.
Team Availability/ Injury updates
- Rashid Khan holds the key in this contest.
BAN vs AFG Probable Playing 11
BAN Playing XI
Shakib Al Hasan (c), Anamul Haque, Mushfiqur Rahim, Afif Hossain, Mosaddek Hossain, Mahmudullah, Mahedi Hasan, Mustafizur Rahman, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Taskin Ahmed, Ebadot Hossain.
AFG Playing XI
Mohammad Nabi (c), Najibullah Zadran, Fazalhaq Farooqi, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Hazratullah Zazai, Ibrahim Zadran, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Najibullah Zadran, Naveen ul Haq, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Rashid Khan
Squad for BAN vs AFG, Asia Cup 2022
BAN squad: Shakib Al Hasan (c), Anamul Haque, Mushfiqur Rahim, Afif Hossain, Mosaddek Hossain, Mahmudullah, Mahedi Hasan, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mustafizur Rahman, Nasum Ahmed, Sabbir Rahman, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Taskin Ahmed, Ebadot Hossain , Parvez Hossain Emon, Mohammad Naim.
AFG Squad:Mohammad Nabi (c), Najibullah Zadran, Afsar Zazai, Azmatullah Omarzai, Farid Ahmad Malik, Fazalhaq Farooqi, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Hazratullah Zazai, Ibrahim Zadran, Karim Janat, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Najibullah Zadran, Naveen ul Haq, Noor Ahmad, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Rashid Khan, Samiullah Shinwari. Standby: Nijat Masood, Qais Ahmed, Sharafuddin Ashraf.