Who Will Win West Indies vs Afghanistan, 1st T20I Today Match Prediction, Which can held on Jun 02, 2017, Friday at Warner Park, Basseterre, St Kitts and the match begins at 7.00 PM there local time.
Uncapped fast bowler Ronsford Beaton has been called in the West Indies 13-man squad to face Afghanistan in a three-match Twenty20 (T20) series in June.
The tall 24-year-old fast bowler has so far performed 36 T20 matches, with 31 wickets including finest figures of 4-9.
Test skipper Jason Holder has been rested after a gruelling battle against Pakistan which saw West Indies lose the Test, ODI and T20 sequence.
“After the T20 Series in opposition to Pakistan [which was lost 3-1] we felt that it was important to keep the identical group together in order that the coaches can proceed growing the young gamers,” stated Courtney Browne, chairman of the selection panel.
Who Will Win West Indies vs Afghanistan, 1st T20I Today Match Prediction
“This coupled with the vast T20 experience of a few of our senior players may also help us to build a really formidable unit.”
West Indies, the defending world T20 champions, insisted they will not take Afghanistan evenly,
especially because the Asian side are pushing hard to be granted Test match status.
Afghanistan legspinner Rashid Khan and allrounder Mohammad Nabi, who had earned contracts with the IPL this yr and impressed within the league,
boosted Afghanistan’s cricketing profile around the world. With Afghanistan now set to showcase its own T20 event,
they hope it will announce their arrival on the massive stage. “This event will be a mega-hit and can take Afghanistan cricket to new heights,” ACB chairman Atif Mashal said. “This event will show that we are the brand new cricketing force in the world.”
Afghanistan’s first bilateral series in opposition to West Indies will include three T20Is and three ODIs, beginning within the first week of June. The sequence will be performed concurrently with the Champions Trophy,
which begins on June 1 in England, West Indies, who haven’t gained a bilateral ODI series since 2014, beating Bangladesh at home,
did not qualify for the Champions Trophy.
West Indies are currently positioned ninth within the ODI rankings, followed by Afghanistan,
west Indies will likely be hoping to climb up the rankings as solely
the highest eight groups as of September finish this yr will achieve automated qualification for the 2019 World Cup. They misplaced their
final ODI series Three-Zero to England earlier this month and have three extra developing against Pakistan in April.