T20 World Cup: Pakistan vs Afghanistan – Live updates

Unbeaten Pakistan searching for third win; Afghanistan will be a part of Pakistan on the prime of the group with a win.

  • Pakistan prime of Group 2 with two wins out of two.
  • Afghanistan hammered Scotland by 130 runs of their first match.
  • Pakistan received the one T20 these sides have performed towards one another.
  • Afghanistan have received their final 4 T20 internationals.
  • Match begins at 6pm (14:00 GMT).

three minutes in the past (13:48 GMT)

Just a recreation?

Really? Try telling this to the subcontinent cricket followers

7 minutes in the past (13:45 GMT)

Home help for either side

Afghanistan and Pakistan will see loads of help within the stands. Unable to host matches at home, either side known as UAE home. And it exhibits within the efficiency on these grounds in addition to the stands.

17 minutes in the past (13:34 GMT)

Afghanistan to bat

Afghanistan received the toss and have elected to bat.

Afghanistan: Hazratullah Zazai, Mohammad Shahzad, Rahmanullah Gurbaz (wk), Najibullah Zadran, Mohammad Nabi (c), Asghar Afghan, Gulbadin Naib, Karim Janat, Rashid Khan, Naveen ul-Haq, Mujeeb ur-Rahman.

Pakistan: Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Babar Azam (c), Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Hafeez, Shoaib Malik, Asif Ali, Shadab Khan, Imad Wasim, Hasan Ali, Haris Rauf, Shaheen Shah Afridi.

52 minutes in the past (12:59 GMT)

Who is successful right this moment?

Well, you may have Pakistan supporters (and former gamers) backing Pakistan 👇:

Then you may have Pakistan followers supporting either side 👇:

1 hour in the past (12:50 GMT)

Afghanistan put political hassle behind them

Afghanistan hammered Scotland of their opening match of the event, scoring 190-4, batting first earlier than dismissing the opponents for simply 60.

Spinners Mujeeb Ur Rahman and Rashid Khan shared 9 wickets between them.

They are on a special floor with a a lot stronger opposition right this moment however Pakistan will suppose twice earlier than taking Afghanistan frivolously.

1 hour in the past (12:39 GMT)

Pakistan on verge of semi-finals

Pakistan got here into the event after having their collection towards New Zealand and England cancelled. The Kiwis pulled out of their tour of Pakistan minutes earlier than the beginning of the opening match. Three days later, England scrapped their tour.

Prior to that, three of their 4 T20 within the West Indies had been rained off.

But they beat India by 10 wickets of their event opener earlier than going previous New Zealand. A win right this moment and Pakistan can have a foot and a few toes within the last-four.

Afridi (c) took two wickets in his first two overs towards India [Satish Kumar/Reuters]