Afghanistan vs West Indies: Hosts announce the squads for the T20I and ODI collection


The selectors have rewarded the gamers for his or her efficiency in Shpageeza Cricket League.

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Afghanistan. (Photograph Supply: Twitter)

Afghanistan and West Indies will face off towards one another in November in three T20Is, as many ODIs and a one-off Take a look at in India. The tour begins with the shortest format of the sport on November 5. Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) has introduced the 16-man squads every for the T20I and ODI collection. Rashid Khan continues to guide the crew because the selectors have picked a robust to face the Caribbean crew.

The gamers have been rewarded for his or her good present within the lately concluded home T20 event. Javed Ahmadi and Naveen-ul-Haq have been amongst a number of the prime performers for his or her respective groups and these three gamers have been picked in each the squads. Ibrahim Zadran has additionally been given an opportunity in each the groups.

Sturdy Afghanistan squad to face West Indies

There’s not a lot distinction between the ODI and T20I squads. Ikram Ali Khil has retained his place within the ODI squad after impressing within the World Cup. Nevertheless, he’s solely a part of the One-Day Worldwide crew together with Afsar Zazai who really did effectively within the Shpageeza Cricket League (home T20 event). Sayed Shirzad and Fareed Malik are the opposite gamers who’ve made it to solely T20I squad.

The remainder of the group is much like which performed the T20I tri-series in Bangladesh. Afghanistan can be taking part in the ODIs for the primary time for the reason that World Cup the place they didn’t win even a single recreation in 9 outings. They performed their final match of the event towards the West Indies itself and misplaced it by 23 runs chasing 312 runs.

All of the matches of the tour can be performed on the Rajiv Gandhi Worldwide Stadium in Dehradun. The three T20 Internationals are scheduled to happen on November 5, 7 and 9. The ODI collection will start November 13 whereas the one Take a look at match is ready to be performed on November 27. The Take a look at squad is predicted to be introduced later.

Afghanistan T20I squad: Rashid Khan (c), Asghar Afghan, Hazratullah Zazai, Ibrahim Zadran, Javed Ahmadi, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Gulbadin Naib, Mohammad Nabi, Najibullah Zadran, Karim Janat, Sharafudin Ashraf, Fareed Ahmad Malik, Yamin Ahmadzai, Naveen ul Haq, Sayed Ahmad Shirzad, Mujeeb ur Rahman.

Afghanistan ODI squad: Rashid Khan (c), Asghar Afghan, Hazratullah Zazai, Rahmat Shah, Javed Ahmadi, Afsar Zazai, Gulbadin Naib, Mohammad Nabi, Najibullah Zadran, Karim Janat, Sharafudin Ashraf, Ibrahim Zadran, Yamin Ahmadzai, Naveel ul Haq, Ikram Alikhil, Mujeeb ur Rahman.