Afghanistan have included Javed Ahmadi and all-rounder Rahmat Shah. Ahmadi’s last ODI was against England amid the 2015 World Cup, while Rahmat has not played in the configuration since July 2014. The squad likewise incorporates medium-pacer Mirwais Ashraf and quick bowler Yamin Ahmadzai, who were a piece of the constrained overs arrangement against Zimbabwe in the UAE in December-January. Asghar Stanikza will lead the side against Scotland. Likewise READ: ICC ventures into tackle prejudice issues amongst Namibia and Afghanistan
Ihsanullah has scored 294 keeps running in 12 Youth ODIs and every one of his appearances have come in the Under-19 World Cup. His arrival in the 2016 release of the competition was finished inverse securing only 119 keeps running in six amusements at a normal of 19.83. Ashraf is likewise part of the squad alongside previous Under-19 chief Nasir Jamal. Jamal’s last worldwide appearance was likewise in the 2015 World Cup diversion against England.
Scotland vs Afghanistan Match Prediction 1st ODI Afg vs SCT
Scotland to win
Rocking the bowling alley is another unit they have been at standard and will need to improve as they face Scotland. Samiullah Shenwari figured out how to snatch only 2 wickets when they played the away arrangement though playing at UAE, he didn’t get any scalp to his name. He can even now include keeps running with the bat he did in the survey match against Scotland where he score 96. Amir Hamza is another enormous name in the rocking the bowling alley unit who was at top with 9 wickets far from home and 11 wickets at UAE altogether. Dawlat Zadran likewise assumes a urgent part in getting wickets at normal interims. With 8 and 11 wickets individually in both ODI arrangement against Zimbabwe, he could be an unsafe bowler for Afghanistan.
Scotland ODI trip and Team investigation:
Since Scotland have begun off the ODI battle in 1999, they have figured out how to taste triumph of ODI arrangement only once against England in a solitary ODI match held at Aberdeen in 2014. Scotland have not got much accomplishment in this arrangement with the constrained open doors that have.
Preston Mommsen will lead the squad with Kyle Coetzer as his representative while Brad Wheal, who made his presentation against Hong Kong in January, comes back to the squad. Craig Wallace, who bacome famous with a great appearing in the Cricket Scotland Pro arrangement is another batsman to pay special mind to. The uncapped Ruaidhri Smith, who plays for Glamorgan, has likewise been incorporated into the squad. From the squad which joined in the 2016 ICC World Twenty20 in India, a sum of 10 players have been held by the selectors.
In the playing division, a considerable measure relies on upon Berrington, as his quality lies in his rocking the bowling alley abilities that have kept him advancing for Scotland. He made his introduction in 2013 ODI and T20I arrangement against Afghanistan and got two wickets each against the adversary. His best ODI execution for Scotland came against Kenya in June 2013 when he picked four wickets giving without end 43 runs. Josh Davey is another all-rounder who can make destruction for Afghanistan. His first vocation highlight came against Afghanistan in January 2015, when he pummeled an unbeaten 53 off 48 balls and wreaked devastation with the ball, taking 6 for 28, packaging Afghanistan out for 63. In the event that the batting gets going for Scotland, the diversion can be close by of the hosts.
In the no holds barred ODI record between these groups, Afghanistan lie route ahead than Scotland with 6 wins and 3 misfortunes out of 9 matches played. Their essential excursion in ICC World Cup 2015 with Afghanistan winning by a wicket with three balls to extra was without a doubt nail-gnawing. This time a comparable circumstance will be normal.
With Machan and Davey missing from the activity, Alasdair Evans, Kyle Coetzer, Mommsen, Richie Berrington and Matthew Cross need to shoulder more obligation. Coetzer, who as of now has two or three ODI hundreds to his name, is the support of the batting line-up and the hosts will seek after a splendid begin from him.
Ruaidhri Smith, the 21-year-old crease knocking down some pins all-rounder, is one of the new faces in Scotland’s squad. The Glasgow-conceived cricketer advanced through different Glamorgan’s improvement projects and this year marked an agreement expansion with the area. Brad Wheal, who has a British identification and carries out his specialty with Hampshire, will hope to inspire the research organization.
At the flip side of the range, Afghanistan have a settled look to their side. Actually, the selectors have held 14 of the 16 players who were a part of the 2016 ICC World Twenty20. Any semblance of Mohammad Shahzad, Asghar Stanikzai, Mohammad Nabi and Noor Ali Zadran will be relied upon to do the main part of the scoring. Be that as it may, Afghanistan will sweat over Shenwari’s poor structure in the 50-over arrangement.