January 22, 2022
ICC World Cup 2019

Afghanistan team for ICC World for 2019

Afghanistan team for ICC World for 2019


AFC or Afghanistan cricket board has announced the team Afghanistan for WC 2019 to participate in Wales and England from world cup tournament that has already started from 30 May.

According to the press report released on the official website, the final team was finalized and shortlisted from the 23 members that were the part of the training camp in South Africa. The selection criteria are the fitness and the last 6-month performances.

Afghanistan team for ICC World for 2019:

Mujeeb ur Rahman., Aftab Alam, Hamid Hassan,Dawlat Zadran, Mohammad Nabi, Rashid Khan, Samiullah Shinwari, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Rahmat Shah, Asghar Afghan, Hazratullah Zazai, Noor Ali Zadran,Mohammad Shahzad (wicket keeper),Gulbadin Naib (captain).

Rashid is one of the best bowler in the ICC cricket world. He is the trump card for Afghanistan team for ICC world for 2019.

Gulbadin Naib is leading the team Afghanistan along with former skipper Asghar afghanand fast bowler Hamid Hassan.Rashid Khan, Mohammad Shahzad, Samiullah Shinwari, and Mohammad Nabi are also included

in the team in the world cup.Thre player Karim Janet,Sayed Shirzad, and Alikhil are named by the selection committee.

According to the Dawlat Khan Ahmadzai (Chief selector), from six months we are preparing for the ICC world cup 2019. Our aim is to play an inspirational cricket in WC. There are many strong teams in the tournament but we will try our best to achieve the goal.

History of team Afghanistan in WC tournament:

The Afghanistan team had debuted in the ICC cricket WC 2015. This is the youngest team in the ICC cricket world. Since the team is less experienced than any other team in ICC cricket world but they have talent and eagerness to play good cricket. The main aim of team Afghanistan is to improve their previous performances in the world cup.

Bottom line:

In the brief, team Afghanistan is fairly new and unexpired in compassion to note teams like India, England, Pakistan, etc. However, this team certainly has some skill and talent. They are preparing hard to perform well in the world cup tournament. However, It will not be an easy task to win the matches against cricket giants like Australia, India, etc.