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Sri Lanka vs Afghanistan ICC T20 World Cup 2022: Match Preview

ICC T20 World Cup 2022 has reached its middle face of the Super 12 stage. In group 1 all the teams have played at least 3 matches out of 5. The tournament will know for the big upsets. Team West Indies, Sri Lanka, England, and Pakistan have already faced upsets in the tournament so far. Every match is going very close and very interesting.

Group 1 may be called a group of death in the tournament. A very tight fight is going on here to make the position for the semi-final. The teams (Sri Lanka and Afghanistan) of group 1 will clash with each other in the 32nd match of the ICC T20 World Cup 2022 tomorrow.

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Sri Lanka vs Afghanistan: Match Preview

Both teams are positioned at the bottom of the table in Group 1. Team Sri Lanka is positioned in 5th place while team Afghanistan is in last place in the group. Due to this, both teams are approximately out of contention for the semi-finals. Team Sri Lanka has got only 1 victory in the tournament so far while team Afghanistan is waiting for 1st win in the tournament.

The win is now mandatory for Sri Lanka to live their campaign

Sri Lanka has played 3 matches so far in which they had only won 1 and lost 2. They have 2 points in the points table. If they want to live their campaign then they have won at least all 2 remaining matches. Even after the 2 victories, their campaign will depend on the other team’s results too.

Afghanistan will look for 1st victory in the tournament

Team Afghanistan has played 3 matches so far in the tournament. In which team has lost 1 match and 2 matches finished without result due to rain. They have not won any match in the tournament so far. Now they have a good chance to open their account to win.

Probable XI of Both teams

SL probable XI: Pathum Nissanka, Kusal Mendis (wk), Dhananjaya de Silva, Charith Asalanka, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Dasun Shanaka (c), Wanindu Hasaranga, Chamika Karunaratne, Maheesh Theekshana, Lahiru Kumara, Kasun Rajitha

AFG probable XI: Hazratullah Zazai, Rahmanullah Gurbaz (wk), Ibrahim Zadran, Usman Ghani, Najibullah Zadran, Mohammad Nabi (c), Azmatullah Omarzai, Rashid Khan, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Fareed Ahmad Malik, Fazalhaq Farooqi

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