Afghanistan is taking charge on his opponent teams in the Asia Cup 2018, which is scheduled to begin from 15th September. Afghanistan Cricket Board has not introduced the squad for Asia Cup 2018. However, it is believed that the squad will be including the players who took part in the recent series.
Afghanistan team did a fine job in their recent Ireland tour, when the knocked out the host team in all formats. Afghanistan beat down Ireland in the ODI series. Gulbadin Naib hit 64 runs in the first. So, Afghans look prepared for the upcoming mega tournament.
Asghar Afghan will be captaining the Afghanistan team in this Asia Cup. Who is a middle order batsman, under his command Afghan team is setting new standards day by day.
Mohammad Nabi will be star bowler and his leg spin can help Afghanistan on the slow pitches of United Arab Emirates. Moreover, Aftab Alam can take Afghanistan to the victory with his right arm pace bowling.
This is a great opportunity for the young Afghan side to showcase their talent in this mega tournament. So, let’s see how they will roll in this Asia Cup.
Afghanistan Squad for Asia Cup 2018
- Shafiqullah Shafiq
- Asghar Afghan (c)
- Mohammad Nabi
- Mujeeb Ur Rahman Mirwais Ashraf
- Usman Ghani
- Farid Malik
- Hazratullah Zazai
- Rashid Khan
- Aftab Alam
- Najibullah Zadran
- Fareed Ahmad
- Gulbadin Naib
- Mohammad Shahzad (wk)
- Samiullah Shenwari