Match 27: Afghanistan vs Namibia, Abu Dhabi
Fantasy XI: Mohammad Shahzad, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Najibullah Zadran, Hazratullah Zazai, Craig Williams, David Wiese, Jan Frylinck, JJ Smit, Rashid Khan, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Naveen-ul-Haq
Captain: Rashid Khan
In his last 15 T20I games against teams that are outside the top ten in the ICC rankings, he has taken a staggering 37 wickets. In his only game against Namibia, he registered figures of 2.2-0-4-3.
Vice-captain: Mujeeb Ur Rahman
In his last 11 T20I outings for Afghanistan, he has gone wicketless only once, and has picked up 20 wickets. He was the Player of the Match against Scotland for his 4-0-20-5.
He is the highest run scorer for Afghanistan at the T20 World Cups with 353 runs in 16 games.
He has been Afghanistan’s leading run scorer in the format since his T20I debut in 2019, with 502 runs in 15 innings at a strike rate of 141.80.
His last three scores for Afghanistan in T20Is are 22, 59 and 72*.
In PSL 2021, he scored 212 runs in five games at a strike rate of 185.96, with three half-centuries.
Since 2019, he averages 48.20 against spinners in T20Is and he has the best chance to score runs against the mighty Afghanistan spinners.
He is the leading run scorer for his side in this tournament with 116 runs in four games and has picked up four wickets too.
In his last 19 outings for Namibia in this format, he has gone wicketless only once.
Gets you points for all facets of the game. He has picked up three wickets and scored 58 runs in four games in the tournament.
In 2021, he has taken a staggering 20 wickets in death overs in 23 T20 innings, striking once every ten deliveries.