In the fourth match of the ICC cricket world cup 2019, Afghanistan Will be ready to face the unstoppable Australian Cricket Team. The match will be played at County Ground, Bristol on June 1, Saturday.
Afghanistan Cricket Team will be facing Australia for the second Time in the ICC world cup. They have been playing Cricket for many years. But it is only in recent years that this Team has done extraordinary in every format of cricket.
CWC 2019 Match 4: Afghanistan vs Australia Live Streaming
Afghanistan cricket team will take on Australian cricket team in the fourth match of ICC cricket world cup 2019 on 1st June 2019. This match will be hosted by Sophia Gardens, Cardiff. The people of Australia can watch the match on FOX sports and for live streaming, they have to visit on foxsports.com. they can also watch the match live on Hot star app. Viewers in Afghanistan will be able to watch the match on Moby TV.
Here is the list of some other channels, available for live broadcasting in different countries.
CWC 2019 Afghanistan vs Australia Prematch Analysis
Afghanistan Cricket Team is ready to play the world cup for the Second time. They have been playing top class cricket since 2009. In a very short span of time, they have Convinced the ICC with their outclass performance and then Full ICC membership was granted to Afghan team 2 years ago.
In recent times, Afghanistan’s stormy performance has shaken the whole Cricket World. The Experts are expecting the Afghan Team to make some great upsets in the Coming world cup. Recently, they smashed Ireland with brilliant teamwork. Recently they broke the Record of highest runs in a T20 inning which was 272 against Ireland.
They have acquired some promising Players, including Rashid Khan, a very much talented and successful with the bowl. He gave some outclass performances in international and in several Leagues as well. Then Comes Muhammad Shahzad, brilliant, monster striker and full of aggression he has been from the past 2 years.
There are many other players who have the potential to create a history in the world cup. Some of the Afghani players have been consistently playing the League Cricket which helped them to gain the exposure of international Cricket in different Conditions. Another Aghani Bowler Mujeeb Ur Rehman, who has been accompanying Rashid Khan to smash the opponents will also be in their Key players’ List.
Whereas, they have also some batsman who has contributed to uplift the Afghanistan Team. They won the Final of Qualifying round By defeating West Indies In the Qualifying Round tournament. This Shows the Capability of this Young Side in every department of Game. The Team is looking really up to the mark which may rely upon their Bowlers. It seems they will manage to make some upsets in their first ICC ODI world cup.
On the other side, the Australian Team has always been a tough side to Beat in any Format of Cricket. They are always fledged to take on the opponents, No Metter which playing conditions are. They have a resilience Batting order alongside the Ruthless Bowling attack. although they have been struggling for the past year, recently they have played some extraordinary couple of Series.
After the ban of their frontline players including Smith and Warner, the Team had to face humiliation as they were defeated by India in ODI, Test, and T20 in the Home grounds. After this defeat, they did what an outclass Teams do as they made a great Comeback by defeating Sri Lanka in every format of Cricket.
Later they carried on this ray of Victories ahead in the Next matches as they crumbled India in ODI Series on their own soil. This was not an easy task to do against a top class cricket Team on their home Ground. they did not put a full stop here, as they have to fly for UAE to take on Pakistan which has not been an easy side in UAE.
Australians were committed to bouncing back and they did it perfectly as recently they have defeated Pakistan with a whitewash in the ODI Series. This Persistency in their improvements has clearly Shown the World that they will be the toughest side for its opponents in the Coming world cup.
As kangaroos were playing without their frontline batsman Smith and warner, but they repudiated to surrender and showcase their young talent perfectly. The absence of Smith and Warner helped the Australian Team to acquire the youngsters prior to the World cup. Australian Team through these couple of series found some outstanding young guns including Handscomb, Stoinis a, d Alex Carey.
Australian Team is looking more balanced Then Afghanistan as they have experience, better Previous Records and great exposure of ICC world cup. But No one can deny The fact that many of the Strong teams have been defeated by inexperience sides in previous World Cups.
The Previous encounter between these teams in ICC world cup 2015, went into the Australian Favors as Australia had defeated Afghanistan with a huge margin of 217 runs. Due to which, Australian Team is clearly Favorite for this Match to start their World Cup campaign successfully.
Both the Teams will face each other in the World cup for the very First Time. so let us have a look on both squads which are preliminary as both the teams are yet to announce their Final Squad. Afghanistan has just announced their preliminary squad of 23 players.
Gulbadin Naib (captain), Rashid Khan (vice-captain), Muhammad Shehzad, Noor Ali Zadran, Hazratullah Zazai, Usman Ghani, Asghar Afghan, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Rahmat Shah, Muhammad Nabi, Najeeb Zadran, Darwish Rasooli, Mujeeb Ur Rehman, Shafiqullah Shafaq, Dawlat Zadran, Aftab Alam, Shapoor Zadran, Hamid Hassan, Kareem Jannat, Qais Ahmed, Sharafuddin Ashraf, Syed Shirzad, Samiullah Shinwari
Here is the List of 25 players squad which is a preliminary squad
Aaron Finch (captain), Glenn Maxwell, Chris Lynn, David Warner, Steven Smith, D’arcy short, Glenn Maxwell, Shaun Marsh, Jeson Behrendroff, Usman Khawaja , Mitchell Marsh, Marcus Stoinis, Peter Handscomb, Alex Carey, Mathew Wade, James Faulkner, Travis Head, Moises Henriques, Michael Neser, Adam Zampa, Nathan Lyon, Ashton Agar, Fawad Ahmed , Mitchell Star, Jhye Richardson, Billy stanlake, Andrew Tye, Josh Hazelwood, Patt cummins, Nathan Coulter Nile
What is the timing of the 4th Match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 between Afg vs Aus?
The fourth match of the CWC 2019 will be played among Afghanistan and Australia at 12:30 PM GMT / 01:30 PM LOCAL on June 1.