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- Match: 13th ODI
- Teams: New Zealand vs Afghanistan
- Date: 8th June 2019
- Venue: Taunton
The 13th group stage match of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 is scheduled to be played between Afghanistan vs New Zealand on 8th June 2019 at Taunton. This game holds do or die status for Afghan team as defeat in this match will create some serious issues regarding to their survival in Cricket World Cup 2019.
New Zealand is having their wonderful journey in Cricket World Cup 2019 so far as the counter side has appeared in two group stage matches until now and managed to won both of them. Kiwi’s have appeared against Sri Lanka in their tournament opener and on their behalf of their extra ordinary bowling and batting they managed to secure 10 wickets victory over Sri Lanka. New Zealand has won their 2nd group stage match against Bangladesh by 2 wickets and now they are placed on 1st place in team rankings.
Afghanistan on the other hand still struggling to re-gain their original path as they have performed really well in Warm-up games where they defeated strong Pakistan by 3 wickets but their performance in main rounds of World Cup 2019 remained below expectations. Afghanistan has played total 2 group stage games and lost both of them. In 1st group stage match the defending champions Australia hammered Afghanistan by 7 wickets defeat whereas Afghan side lost their 2nd group stage match against Sri Lanka by 34 runs under D/L method.
Cricket experts are hoping fighting competition between Afghanistan vs New Zealand as Afghan side have nothing to lose and they will put their all efforts and aggressive to outclass their strong opposition. But still New Zealand on the behalf of their strong playing record against Afghanistan in recent few games is considered as hot favorite in the upcoming match.
Afghanistan vs New Zealand 13th ODI Toss Prediction
The toss prediction reveals that the toss winning side could elect to bat 1st as 350 total will be quite handsome and defendable @ Taunton. Short boundaries and quick outfield will help batsmen to play big shots and score some runs on this pitch.
Afghanistan vs New Zealand 13th ODI Pitch Report
Well the playing conditions at Taunton are favorable for both bowlers and batsmen but still batsmen will get more fun on this surface. Pace bowlers will get some edge from sharp turn and extra pace but short boundaries will create some serious issues for them and they have to bowl on exact line and length of avoid runs.
Afghanistan vs New Zealand 13th ODI Live Match Scores
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New Zealand Official ODI Squad
Kane Williamson (capt), Mitchell Santner, Ish Sodhi, Tim Southee, Ross Taylor, Tom Blundell, Trent Boult, Colin de Grandhomme, Lockie Ferguson, Martin Guptill, Matt Henry, Tom Latham, Colin Munro, Jimmy Neesham and Henry Nicholls.
Afghanistan Official ODI Squad
Mohammad Nabi, Rashid Khan, Dawlat Zadran, Aftab Alam, Hamid Hassan, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Gulbadin Naib (capt), Mohammad Shahzad (wk), Noor Ali Zadran, Hazratullah Zazai, Rahmat Shah, Asghar Afghan, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Najibullah Zadran and Samiullah Shinwari.