The second or final game of the two-match Test series between Afghanistan and Zimbabwe will begin this Wednesday (10th March) while Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium (Abu Dhabi) will this Test match too.
Zimbabwe are presently leading this Test series by the 1-0 margin due to winning this Test series opener by 10 wickets.
Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe 2021, 2nd Test: Complete Squads
Afghanistan: Asghar Afghan (C), Ibrahim Zadran, Javed Ahmadi, Rahmat Shah, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Afsar Zazai, Nasir Jamal, Abdul Malik, Munir Ahmad Kakar, Shahidullah Kamal, Bahir Shah Mohboob, Rashid Khan, Amir Hamza, Fazal Haq Farooqi, Sayed Ahmad Shirzad, Saleem Safi, Wafadar Momand, Zia Ur Rahman Akbar, Yamin Ahmadzai
Zimbabwe: Sean Williams (C), Ryan Burl, Sikandar Raza, Regis Chakabva, Kevin Kasuza, Wessely Madhevere, Wellington Masakadza, Prince Masvaure, Brandon Mavuta, Tarisai Musakanda, Richmond Mutumbami, Blessing Muzarabani, Richard Ngarava, Victor Nyauchi, Donald Tiripano
Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe 2021, 2nd Test: Playing XIs
Afghanistan (predicted XI): Abdul Malik, Ibrahim Zadran, Munir Ahmad Kakar, Rahmat Shah, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Asghar Afghan (C), Afsar Zazai, Rashid Khan, Amir Hamza, Saleem Safi, Yamin Ahmadzai.
Zimbabwe (predicted XI): Prince Masvaure, Kevin Kasuza, Tarisai Musakanda, Sean Williams (C), Ryan Burl, Wesely Madhevere, Sikandar Raza, Regis Chakabva, Donald Tiripano, Victor Nyauchi, Blessing Muzarabani
Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe 2021, 2nd Test: Fantasy Cricket Tips
In the opening match of this Test series, only Afghanistan opener Ibrahim Zadran managed to score some good runs. After scoring 31 runs in the first innings, he scored 76 runs in the next innings. On the other hand, the left-arm spinner Amir Hamza (6/75) got six wickets during Zimbabwe’s first innings in that Test match.
Captain Sean Williams (105) scored a century in their first innings of the last Test while Regis Chakabva (44) and Sikandar Raza (43) put some crucial supports to him in that innings. Among their bowlers, Blessing Muzarabani (4/48 & 2/14) and Victor Nyauchi (3/34 & 3/30) both picked up six wickets each in that game while Donald Tiripano (1/24 & 3/23) got four wickets in that same game.
Captain and Vice-Captain Selection:
Captain – Sean Williams, Ibrahim Zadran
Vice-captain – Rashid Khan, Amir Hamza, Sikandar Raza
Suggested Playing XI for Fantasy Cricket (1):
Wicket-keeper(s) – Afsar Zazai, Regis Chakabva
Batsmen – Ibrahim Zadran, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Asghar Afghan
All-rounder(s) – Sikandar Raza, Sean Williams (C)
Bowlers – Rashid Khan (vc), Amir Hamza, Victor Nyauchi, Blessing Muzarabani
Suggested Playing XI for Fantasy Cricket (2):
Wicket-keeper(s) – Regis Chakabva
Batsmen – Ibrahim Zadran (C), Asghar Afghan, Wesely Madhevere
All-rounder(s) – Sikandar Raza, Sean Williams, Ryan Burl
Bowlers – Zahir Khan, Amir Hamza (vc), Victor Nyauchi, Blessing Muzaraban