AFG vs SCO, T20 World Cup Score: Afghanistan will aim to register a win against Scotland on Monday.© AFP
Afghanistan have won the toss and captain Mohammad Nabi has decided to bat first against Scotland in Sharjah here. With the focus on skipper Mohammad Nabi, the Afghans will be aiming to build on their fine form. The 36-year-old was in good form in his team’s warm-up match against West Indies. In the game, he bowled 22 dot balls out of 24 and conceded only two singles. The all-rounder also took three wickets. Meanwhile, Scotland advanced through the qualification stage and finished on top of Group B ahead of Bangladesh. Scotland will be heavily dependent on Josh Davey for the wicket. The seamer is in excellent form at the moment and has picked up eight wickets in three matches. (live scorecard)
T20 World Cup 2021: Afghanistan vs Scotland, live cricket updates and scores from Sharjah Cricket Stadium
are in the line-up!
Afghanistan Playing XI: Hazratullah Zazai, Mohammad Shahzad, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Asghar Afghan, Najibullah Zadran, Mohammad Nabi, Gulbadin Naib, Rashid Khan, Karim Janat, Naveen-ul-Haq, Mujeeb Ur Rahman
Scotland Playing XI: George Munsey, Kyle Coetzer, Matthew Cross, Richie Berrington, Callum McLeod, Michael Leask, Chris Greaves, Mark Watt, Josh Davey, Safyan Sharif, Bradley Wheeler
Some head to head stats!
Afghanistan have played against Scotland 6 times in T20Is, winning all.
Afghanistan won the toss
Afghanistan won the toss and captain Mohammad Nabi decided to bat first.
Waiting for the toss!
The toss is less than 15 minutes away.
Hello and welcome!
Hello and welcome to the live updates of the Super 12 match between Afghanistan and Scotland in Sharjah. Scotland came through Round 1 to reach the Super 12 stage and would like to make a statement early in the tournament. Afghanistan, on the other hand, were one of the automatic qualifiers and will be the favorites in this competition.
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