Sri Lanka go into the World T20 on the back of an extremely grim late record. Subsequent to being not able win a solitary T20I competition in the previous year, they go into the competition as rank untouchables. The islanders appear to adapt to present circumstances however, as they completed runners-up in 2009 and 2012, yet winning the title two years back in Bangladesh.
Lasith Malinga will chief the genuinely youthful and unpracticed side and will likewise lead the rocking the bowling alley assault, and will most likely attempt to leave his blemish on the competition with his trademark yorkers. Nuwan Kulasekara and Rangana Herath will include experience and demise rocking the bowling alley exptertise to the knocking down some pins lineup.
The last time Sri Lanka and Afghanistan met was in the 2015 World Cup. On the scorecard, it said that Sri Lanka won by four wickets and 10 balls remaining, however for the individuals who like to romanticize the ascent of partner groups, it felt as though however Afghanistan had won. Out of the considerable number of groups in Afghanistan’s gathering at the World T20, Sri Lanka are presumably the side Afghanistan feel they can beat. Sri Lanka’s T20 record in the course of the most recent year is terrible, having two only three of their 13 apparatuses.
Afghanistan, in the interim, have won 16 out of 19 with five wins over Zimbabwe incorporated into that keep running of structure. They have just lost to Hong Kong and the United Arab Emirates in the most recent year.
Sri Lanka vs Afghanistan 16th Match Prediction 17th March 2016
Sri Lanka, in the mean time, are attempting to enter their new time after Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara resigned from global cricket. Neither have played T20 cricket for Sri Lanka since they won the last competition, so dislike the group hasn’t had sufficient energy to attempt to conform.
The young men from Afghanistan have been making fast walks since they ventured onto the enormous stage. They will be a piece of the ICC WT20 for the fourth straight release, taking after a decent appear at the qualifiers a year ago where they beat Papua New Guinea in the third qualifying play-off in the wake of missing out to Hong Kong in the past first qualifying play-offs.
Mohammad Shehzad and Samiullah Shenwari were amongst the main three batsmen at the WT20 qualifiers and they will be critical to Afghanistan’s odds of meeting all requirements for the fundamental round. Their rocking the bowling alley pack has drawn commendations also, drove by the tall Shapoor Zadran. Mirwais Ashraf and Dawlat Zadran can be watchful clients themselves, and in Mohammad Nabi they have a decent turn choice.
Sri Lanka’s droop has not been caused by changes to the captaincy, with Angelo Mathews assuming control over the reins from Lasith Malinga, because of his battle with harm. Add to that the way that Mathews said he was not “rationally arranged” to lead the side and you have a formula for a really tragic crusade.
Afghanistan need to trust that Sri Lanka are a group that arrive for the taking, while the shielding World T20 champs need to simply do their best to not turn into the whipping young men of the competition.