Pakistan vs Afghanistan 1st Warm Up Match of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Live streaming and Live TV coverage will be available just before the practice match starts. You need to know the exact and authentic information related to WC 2019 Warm Up Live Stream sources as well as scorecard with live commentary.
- Match: 1st Warm-up Match
- Teams: Pakistan vs Afghanistan
- Date: 24th May 2019
- Venue: Bristol County Ground, Bristol
- Time: 03:00 PM
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Pakistan vs Afghanistan 1st Warm-up Prediction 2019 Prediction
The 1st Warm-up match of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 is scheduled to be played between Pakistan vs Afghanistan on 24th May 2019 at Bristol County Ground, Bristol. TV Channels Broadcasting World Cup 2019 Warm Up Live list updated. You may also watch this on Webcric Mobile Live, CricHD Live Stream & On Crictime too. Pakistan will play this match under the captaincy of Sarfraz Ahmad whereas Gulbadin Naib will skipper Afghanistan in this crucial game.
Pakistan has recently completed their 5 match ODI series against England and their performance in that series remained average. So Pakistan will hopefully try to take full advantage of this warm-up match in order to overcome their gaps and errors as well as try out their new players before jumping into main rounds of World Cup 2019.
Afghanistan on the other hand is completely unpredictable side although this team has performed really outstandingly in their recent series against Ireland and Scotland. No doubt Afghanistan holds comparatively less experienced playing squad than Pakistan but still they holds capability to give tough time to any of the emerging side of this tournament.
Expected Top Performers from Pakistan
Baber Azam is right hand batsman and normally appears in middle order for Pakistan. Azam has played 60 ODI and scored 2478 runs with 50.57 batting average. No doubt presence of Baber Azam in Pakis squad is real threat for Afghanistan and other emerging sides of this event.
Shoaib Malik is one of the most senior and experienced all round players in Pakistan team squad and no doubt Malik is considered as the back bone of Pakistan’s middle order batting lineup. S Malik has played total 282 ODI matches and scored 7481 runs with 35.46 batting average.
Shaheen Shah Afridi
Pakistan has recruit Shaheen Shah Afridi as their main stream pace bowler for World Cup 2019. Shaheen has preformed really well in recent few matches and especially his performance in domestic T20 league PSL was exceptional. Shaheen has appeared in 10 ODI matches so far and took 19 wickets against different teams.
Expected Top Performers for Afghanistan
The X-Skipper of Afghanistan cricket team Muhammad Nabi will also appear in Afghan’s World Cup 2019 squad. Muhammad Nabi is all-around player and played 111 international matches in his pro-carrer. Nabi has scored 25,65 runs whereas also took 118 ODI match wickets.
The spin wizard Rashid Khan is currently No.1 spin bowler as per announced by ICC. Rashid Khan has joined Afghan international cricket team back in 2015 and currently he is known as the key player for this side. Rashid has taken 123 wickets in his 57 ODI appearances.
Muhammad Shahzad is the wicket-keeper batsman in Afghanistan international cricket team and no doubt he is the most ballistic and dangerous hitter of the bowl in this squad. Shahzad has played total 76 ODI matches so far and scored 25,51 runs.
Pakistan vs Afghanistan 1st Warm-up Toss Prediction
As far as toss prediction is concerned, Pakistan will win the toss and could elect to bat 1st as the playing conditions at Bristol are quite favorable for batsmen. Pakistan if succeed to score more than 270% runs will came out to bat 1st then their chances to win this match will increase by 70%.
Pakistan vs Afghanistan 1st Warm-up Pitch Report
The pitch report of Bristol Cricket Ground reveals that the playing conditions at Bristol are little bit tricky for bowlers but batsmen will get enough time to flex their arms and play some big shots. Due to cracks on surface bowl will nicely come to bat which could help batsmen to gain actual timing.
Cricket experts are predicting fighting competition between Pakistan vs Afghanistan during 1st Warm-up match but still Pakistan on their behalf of their strong playing record against Afghanistan as well as in previous editions of World Cup is declared as hot favorite for this game.
Afghanistan 1st Warm-up Team 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.
Pakistan 1st Warm-up Team Squad
Sarfaraz Ahmed (c), Junaid Khan, Mohammad Hasnain, Haris Sohail, ), Fakhar Zaman, Imam-Ul-Haq, Babar Azam, Shadab Khan, Shoaib Malik, Faheem Ashraf, Shaheen Afridi, Hassan Ali, Abid Ali, Mohammad Hafeez and Imad Wasim.