The world Cup T20 is getting exciting day by day with the thrilling matches being played in India. Yesterday India made history on home ground again my beating Pakistan. Today, Afghanistan is going head against the mighty South Africans at Mumbai. The match will start at 15:00 local time (09:30 GMT).
The 90 minutes 2 sessions will be filled with fun and thrill. Sunday being a holiday in India is expected to bring large crowd for the world cup matches. Yesterday the Eden gardens was filled with above 70,000 people. The two teams for this match are all fired up already. The press conference from two captains revealed stunning news about both teams determined to beat each other today.
The inform batsman and the captain Asghar Stanikzai said that Afghanistan is ready for Sunday with high motivation to beat South Africa. They have excellent spin bowlers like Muhammad Nabi and Rashid Khan who have already caused some problems for the opponents.The Mumbai pitch is suitable for spinners and the boundary is short one.
Therefore both the bowling and batting departments of Afghanistan can do a good job in Mumbai. We have already seen Moin Ali is doing a fantastic job from England on the Indian surfaces in the World Cup T20. Even if Afghanistan bat second, they can hit well on this short boundary ground. It will be a good game. Afghanistan is ready to give South Africa some tough time.
The great coach Inzimam Ul Haq of Afghanistan must be feeling proud of Asghar for batting so well in the last match. On the bowling side, the coach Manoj Prabhakar from India is firmly training his boys for stunning bowling skills. Both coaches are working hard to improve the weak areas of Afghanistan side.
Afghanistan is playing their fifth major ICC tournament which shows their desire to grow as an international team.