Today, Sri Lanka and Afghanistan will play their opening challenge in ICC T20 World Cup 2016 in Eden Garden, Kolkata at 7:30 PM, both teams moved to stadium attended long practice session in presence of head coaches.
According to latest sports news portal, today, Afghanistan and Sri Lanka cricket teams will play their opening match of Top 10 in a circle at Eden Garden and impressive opener and wicket keeper batsman named Mohammad Shahzad excited about doing something special for his country and wants to extend his stalk of butchery by hitting much boundaries another big man Mohammad Nabi smoothly struggled in all rounder department for last couple of months.
On the other side, Sri Lanka also in troubled because most experienced T20 specialist cricketer Kusal Perera is facing ban of two years imposed by ICC medical department in result of using illegal medicines for the purpose of increasing his energy.
But, Skipper Angelo Mathews hopes to see inspiring progress by his young boys, defending champions did not play well in Warm up matches lose against Pakistan by 16 runs.
Afghanistan Playing XI:
Captain Asghar Stanikzai, Amir Hamza, Hamid Hassan, Shapoor Zadran, Mohammad Shahzad (WK), Najibullah Zadran, Dawlat Zadran, Samiullah Shenwari, Gulbadin Naib, Noor Ali Zadran and handsome all rounder Mohammad Nabi seem to hit the score board against Sri Lanka in Kolkata, the best thing is that batting orders stabilizes in presence of former Pakistani skipper and coach named Inzamam-ul-Haq.
Sri Lanka Playing XI:
Captain Angelo Mathews, Nuwan Kulasekara, Rangana Herath, Chamara Kapugedera, Milinda Siriwardana, Suranga Lakmal, Thisara Perera, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Dinesh Chandimal (WK), younger Dushmantha Chameera and inferential Yorkers killer Lasith Malinga will try to destroy the batting line up of Afghanistan 17 March at Eden Garden, everyone expected big drama in shape of some upset scenes to see the body language Afghan middle order.