Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka Asia Cup 2023: Match 6, Match Prediction – Who’ll win?

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The action will continue in the Asia Cup 2023 as Afghanistan (AFG) and Sri Lanka (SL) lock horns with each other in Match 6 on Tuesday, September 05 at Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore. Sri Lanka are coming into the game having won their opening fixture against Bangladesh by five wickets. They’re ranked on top in Group B with a healthy net run rate of +0.951.

Afghanistan are coming into the game having lost their first match against Bangladesh by 89 runs. Their loss has dented their net run rate massively which is currently at – 1.780. The Hashmatullah Shahidi-led side desperately need to win the match by a huge margin to beat Sri Lanka’s or Bangaldesh’s net run rate to qualify for the Super 4 stage. Sri Lanka will be sure of dominating their second match also for their smooth capability to the following stage.

Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka Match Details:

TournamentMatch DetailDay / DateTimeVenue
Asia Cup 2023Afghanistan vs Sri LankaMonday/ 05-09- 202315:00 IST / 9:30 GMTGaddafi Stadium – Lahore, Pakistan
Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore
Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore

Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka Pitch Report:

There has been just a single game played at the scene such a long ways in the competition where Bangladesh scored a gigantic all out of 334 batting first. The pitch is by and by expected to be a high-scoring one . And the captain winning the toss is likely to bat first to put the opposition under pressure.

AFG vs SL Head-to-Head

MatchesAfghanistanSri LankaNo Result

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AFG vs SL Probable Playing XI

Afghanistan (AFG)

Rahmanullah Gurbaz (wk), Ibrahim Zadran, Rahmat Shah, Hashmatullah Shahidi (c)., Najibullah Zadran, Mohammad Nabi, Gulbadin Naib, Karim Janat, Rashid Khan, Fazalhaq Farooqi, Mujeeb Ur Rahman

Sri Lanka (SL)

Pathum Nissanka, Dimuth Karunaratne, Kusal Mendis (wk), Sadeera Samarawickrama, Charith Asalanka, Dhananjaya de Silva, Dasun Shanaka (c), Dunith Wellalage, Maheesh Theekshana, Kasun Rajitha, Matheesha Pathirana

Probable Best Performers:

Probable Best Batter

Rahmanullah Gurbaz (Afghanistan)

Gurbaz finished as the highest run scorer of the three-match ODI series against Bangladesh. Recently as he scored 173 runs from three innings at a normal of 57.66. The wicketkeeper batter will be eager to go big in the upcoming fixture . And help his side qualify for the playoffs.

Probable Best Bowler:

Matheesha Pathirana (Sri Lanka )

The right-arm seamer was the pick of the bowlers for his team in the opening fixture as he picked up 4/32 in 7.4 overs. Pathirana is touted as one of the most exciting talents of world cricket with his slingy action reminding people of legendary Lasith Malinga. He will be eager to replicate his performance in the second game as well.


DisclaimerAccording to my understanding, analysis, and instincts were used to make the prediction. Consider all of this data when you make your forecast. Then decide for yourself.

DateTeam ATeam BOur PredictOur Win Rate %
05-08-2023AfghanistanSri LankaAfghanistan80%

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