T20 World Cup: Super 12 – Afghanistan vs Scotland Live Stream, Preview and Prediction

Afghanistan and Scotland will lock horns in the fifth match of the ICC T20 World Cup 2021.

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Afghanistan and Scotland will clash against each other in Match 5 of the ICC T20I World Cup on Monday. The two teams are placed in Group B, alongside the likes of Asian giants, India and Pakistan. Both teams will look forward to starting their campaign with two points from their first game.

The match will be played at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium from 7:30 PM IST. Scotland have done all the hard work so far, as they reached the Super 12 after three emphatic wins in the qualifying round.

AFG vs SCO: Match Details

  • Date: October 25, 2021
  • Time: 7:30 PM (IST) onwards 
  • Venue: Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah

AFG vs SCO: Probable Playing XIs 

Team Scotland Playing XI

  • George Munsey
  • Kyle Coetzer (C)
  • Matthew Cross (WK)
  • Richie Berrington
  • Calum MacLeod
  • Michael Leask
  • Chris Greaves
  • Mark Watt
  • Josh Davey
  • Safyaan Sharif
  • Bradley Wheal

Team Afghanistan Playing XI

  • Hazratullah Zazai
  • Mohammad Shahzad (WK)
  • Rahmanullah Gurbaz
  • Asfghar Afghan
  • Najibullah
  • Mohammad Nabi
  • Gulbadin Naib
  • Rashid Khan
  • Mujeeb ur Rahman
  • Naveen-ul-Haq
  • Hamid Hassan

AFG vs SCO: Head-to-Head

  • Total matches played: 6
  • AFG won: 6
  • SCO won: 0
  • No Result: 0
  • Tie: 0

AFG vs SCO: Match Prediction

Afghanistan have a stellar record against Scotland, as they have beaten them in each of their last six meetings. However, Scotland are the team in form, as they defeated the likes of Bangladesh and Oman to storm into the Super 12. Afghanistan have one of the best spin bowling departments in the competition, with the likes of Rashid Khan, Mujeeb and Nabi in their ranks.

AFG vs SCO: Live Streaming

The AFG vs SCO match will be broadcasted live on Star Sports Network while the live streaming will be available on Disney+Hotstar in India.

IndiaStar Sports
AustraliaKayo, Foxtel
United KingdomSky Sports
United StatesWillow TV
South AfricaSuperSport
New ZealandSky Sport
MENAEtisalat (CricLife Max), Starzplay
BangladeshGazi TV, Maasranga & BTV
Sri LankaSLRC (Channel Eye)
AfghanistanMoby TV
PakistanPTV Sports, Ten Sports
Hong KongStar Cricket
SingaporeStar Cricket, Star Hub, Singtel
FijiFiji Broadcasting Corporation (FBC TV)
ChinaFox Network Group
Europe, JapanICC TV

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