Afghanistan Team Arrive in India for ICC World Cup 2023, This year, the World Cup to be hosted by India will start from October 5, preparations for which are in full swing. The spectators also seem to be quite desperate to take a dip in this fascinating tournament. The process of arrival of teams participating in this world has started. The Afghanistan cricket team has come to India to play in the World Cup 2023. Afghanistan team members have arrived in Thiruvananthapuram for the warm-up match ahead of the ICC World Cup. The Afghan players checked in at the Hyatt Regency Hotel on Tuesday morning. A few of the players posted images from the airport wearing the uniform of their country.
Afghan Team Reached India
Afghanistan team will play its first match of the 2023 World Cup against Bangladesh on 7 October in Dharamshala. They have two warm-up fixtures before that, against South Africa in Thiruvananthapuram on September 29 and then against Sri Lanka in Guwahati on October 3. Many players of the Afghanistan team play in the Indian Premier League(IPL) and that is why many players of the Afghan team have a good idea of the Indian pitches, which will benefit the Afghanistan team in the World Cup. In recent times, Afghanistan has emerged as a strong team and can present a tough challenge to all the teams in this mega-cricket event. It is being told in media reports that all the players of the Afghanistan team have reached India to participate in the World Cup.
In a big tournament like the World Cup, everyone’s eyes will be on Afghanistan’s star players Rashid Khan and Mohammad Nabi. Both these players have the full capability to defeat any team on the basis of their experience. If the Afghanistan team has to perform well in this World Cup, then it becomes very important for these two players to play well.
Afghanistan Squad for the ODI World Cup 2023:
Here is the 15-player squad that will surely be impactful for their team performance in the upcoming ODI World Cup 2023 in India:
Hashmatullah Shahidi(c), Rahmanullah Gurbaz(wk), Ibrahim Zadran, Riaz Hassan, Rahmat Shah, Najibullah Zadran, Mohammad Nabi, Ikram Alikhil, Azmatullah Omarzai, Rashid Khan, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Noor Ahmad, Fazalhaq Farooqi, Abdul Rahman, Naveen ul Haq.
Reserves: Gulbadin Naib, Sharafudin Ashraf, Farid Ahmad Malik
Hashmatullah Shahidi will lead the Afghanistan squad in the World Cup 2023. The 2023 World Cup will be Afghanistan’s third consecutive ODI World Cup, as they first appeared in the CWC 2015 held in Australia and New Zealand. With a strong squad consisting of experienced veterans and promising young talent, they are ready to make a significant mark on the international stage. Afghanistan Team Arrive in India for ICC World Cup 2023 The team’s consistent performances in recent times make them a strong contender for the title. Many former cricketers predict Afghanistan as the dark horse in the World Cup 2023. It will be exciting to see how they perform in the 2023 ICC CWC, as the conditions are favourable for them.