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AFGH vs NZ Dream11 Today Match Prediction | ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 | Fantasy Team, Team News

After securing the second straight win in as many games in ICC Cricket World Cup 2019, it’s time for New Zealand to face some spin trial.

In the second clash of Friday, New Zealand will face Afghanistan with an eye on keeping their winning momentum going in.

Kiwis clinched 2 wickets win over Bangladesh in their previous encounter to make it two in a row, courtesy Ross Taylor’s crucial 82.

Afghanistan, on the opposite, is still looking for the mojo as the side has faced two defeats in starting two games.

The coin will be tossed at 05:30 PM IST.

When and Where:

Afghanistan vs New Zealand, Match 1

The Cooper Associates County Ground, Taunton
6:00 PM, 8th June 2019

Head to Head

Both the teams have met once in World Cup 2015 where New Zealand emerged out as the winners by 6 wickets

AFGH vs NZ Dream11 Team News:

  • Afghanistan faces a big blow as Mohammad Shahzad has been ruled out of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. Ikram Ali Khan has been named as the replacement for Shahzad. Ikram Akhil and Noor Ali Zadran are likely to get a game which means Dawlat will miss out
  • For New Zealand, Tim Southee is not yet 100% while Henry Nicholls can replace Jimmy Neesham

AFGH vs NZ Squads:


Gulbadin Naib (c), Najibullah Zadran, Samiullah Shinwari, Ikram Ali Khan (wk), Noor Ali Zadran, Rahmat Shah, Asghar Afghan, Rashid Khan, Dawlat Zadran, Aftab Alam, Hazratullah Zazai, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Mohammad Nabi, Hamid Hassan and Mujeeb ur Rahman.

New Zealand:

Trent Boult, Mitchell Santner, Matt Henry, Tom Blundell (wk), Martin Guptill, Lockie Ferguson, Ish Sodhi, Tim Southee (vc), Jimmy Neesham, Tom Latham (wk), Henry Nicholls, Colin de Grandhomme, Kane Williamson (c), Colin Munro, Ross Taylor

AFGH vs NZ Probable Playing11


Noor Ali Zadran, Hazratullah Zarzai, Rahmat Shah, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Mohammad Nabi, Gulbadin Naib, Najibullah Zadram, Rashid Khan, Ikram Ali Khil, Hamid Hassan, Mujeeb Ur Rahman/Dawlat Zadran

New Zealand:

Martin Guptill, Colin Munro, Kane Williamson, Ross Taylor, Jimmy Neesham, Tom Latham, Colin de Grandhomme, Mitchell Santner, Matt Henry, Lockie Ferguson, Trent Boult

AFGH vs NZ Dream Team Prediction

WK – Tom Latham

Batsmen – R Taylor, M Guptill, K Williamson, C Munro, Najibullah, Rahmat Shah

All-rounders – M Nabi

Bowlers – M Henry, Trent Boult, H Hassan

Captain choices – K Williamson, R Taylor, M Nabi