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SL Vs AFG Asia Cup 1st T20 Match Prediction

SL Vs AFG Asia Cup 1st T20 Match Prediction

Match Details

  • Teams: Sri Lanka vs Afghanistan
  • Venue: Dubai International Stadium
  • Time: 7 PM (PST)
  • Date: 27 August

Watch Live Match

The Match will be live on at 7 PM (PST).

Pitch Report

A match starts in the evening, and the dew factor will be crucial. It will be affectable for those who bowl first, not only for the fast bowlers but also for spinners. So, according to the updates, most chances are that any team that won the Toss will likely go bowling first.

Weather Report

  • According to reports, it will be a sunny day. But in the evening there will be an increase of about 33°C. 
  •  The wind is blowing maybe at a speed of 11km/h.
  •  The Humidity factor will be about 52%.

Head to Head in Asia Cup

Total Matches


  • Won: 1
  • Loss: 1

Sri Lanka

  • Won: 1
  • Loss: 1


  • 0


  • 0



Sri Lanka is to set up a brilliant start to the Asia Cup campaign as they were the host but were not stable to organize it in their country. The Sri Lankan came with a few surprising changes in the team.

Dinesh Chandimal made his come back to the T20 format. In comparison, Dasun Shanaka will lead the team. Overall this year’s performance in Sri Lanka was not quite good, but they would be a surprising team because their spin department is good. 


If we look at the Afghanistan camp, they are a very good side of the T20 format, but their performance is not well this year. But Rashid Khan is the main Player to watch in the Afghan team for the tournament. Like Sri Lanka, they also have spin stars who can change the Match easily.

Possible XI


  • Dasun Shanaka
  • Wanindu Hasaranga
  • Maheesh Theekshana
  • Bhanuka Rajapaksa
  • Charith Asalanka
  • Dhananjaya de Silva
  • Dinesh Chandimal
  • Pathum Nissanka
  • Asitha Fernando
  • Danushka Gunathilaka
  • Chamika Karunaratne


  • Mohammad Nabi
  • Hashmatullah Shahidi
  • Hazratullah Zazai
  • Ibrahim Zadran
  • Najibullah Zadran
  • Rashid Khan
  • Mujeeb Ur Rahman
  • Karim Janat
  • Naveen ul Haq
  • Noor Ahmad
  • Usman Ghani

Players to Watch

  • Mohammad Nabi, Hazratullah Zazai, Rashid Khan and Mujeeb Ur Rahman.
  • Dasun Shanaka, Wanindu Hasaranga, Bhanuka Rajapaksa and Dhananjaya de Silva.

Who will win the Match & Why

  • Afghanistan will have a more chance of winning the Match.
  • Because Afghanistan has good experience with UAE Pitches, and it was just like home ground, and they also have a strong spin attack.

Who will win the Man of the Match

Mujeeb Ur Rahman

Aqeel Ahmad
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