Bangladesh gained the toss and determined to bat first in opposition to Afghanistan within the Asia Cup 2023 match in Lahore on Sunday.
Afghanistan are enjoying their first ever worldwide match in the present day in Pakistan as they take the sphere in opposition to Bangladesh.
Up to now, many Afghan gamers grew up studying cricket in Pakistan whereas some additionally featured within the home cricket, which incorporates star all-rounder Mohammad Nabi.
This may also be the primary match for Afghanistan within the Asia Cup 2023 with their subsequent match in Group B in opposition to Sri Lanka on September 5.
In the meantime, Bangladesh can be trying to bounce again from their defeat within the first match in opposition to Sri Lanka since it’s a must-win affair for them with a view to qualify for the Tremendous 4.
Bangladesh: Mohammad Naim, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Shakib Al Hasan (c), Towhid Hridoy, Shamim Hossain, Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Afif Hossain, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Taskin Ahmed, Shoriful Islam, Hasan Mahmud
Afghanistan: Rahmanullah Gurbaz (wk), Ibrahim Zadran, Rahmat Shah, Hashmatullah Shahidi (c), Najibullah Zadran, Mohammad Nabi, Gulbadin Naib, Karim Janat, Rashid Khan, Fazalhaq Farooqi, Mujeeb Ur Rahman