A do or die game for Pakistan as they take on continental up-and-comers Afghanistan at Headingley. If Afghanistan beats Pakistan their qualification hopes gets over. Some of the players to watch out from the encounter will be:
The batsman has played two match-winning knocks for his team in consequent two matches. His innings will be again important for the team as they take on the struggling Afghan Side.
Mujeeb Ur Rahman
The youngest spin bowler in the side Mujeeb has been impressive in his last two matches. A lot will be expected from him in the spin bowling section as Rashid is still struggling to bowl well. The spinner has been economical as well as wicket taking and would look forward to delivering his best against Pakistan.
The most consistent middle order for Pakistan in this world cup. Babar scored a match-winning 100 against New Zealand in his last game. The team would certainly have hopes on him again to score.
The most technical and crafted player in the side Hasmatullah Shahidi was impressive against Pakistan in the warmup match scoring an unbeaten 74 not out to give a win to his side. It looks like he totally understands the Pakistani bowling line-up and will again look to play well.
The swing bowler Mohammad Amir has been very impressive in this year’s world cup his ability to swing the ball has helped him much in the English Conditions. He would look forward to trouble the Afghani Batsmen in the upcoming match.