New Delhi. In the T20 World Cup, today Virat Kohli’s team India will face Afghanistan (IND vs AFG T20 World Cup) in a do or die match. India seemed to be lagging behind in the semi-final race after losing their first two matches. Team India will have to win this match at any cost to keep the hopes of the last four alive. But Afghanistan’s challenge will not be easy for Team India. Afghanistan’s batting may not be intimidating in the opposition team. But the spin trio of Rashid Khan, Mujeeb ur Rahman and Mohammad Nabi is enough to make the batsmen of any team sleepless. Former Indian opener Gautam Gambhir has also warned Team India with the same strength of Afghanistan.
Gambhir said on Star Sports before India-Afghanistan match that Afghanistan team cannot be taken lightly. Their bowling is even better than Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. Afghanistan is not a team that you just beat.
India has lost both the matches
India’s hopes of qualifying for the semi-finals from Group 2 are on the tip of the sword. After losing to Pakistan and New Zealand in their first two matches, Team India will have to win their next three matches against Afghanistan, Scotland and Namibia and then pray that any of these three teams beat New Zealand. . After this comes the matter of net run rate.
‘India should think nothing but win’
Gambhir said that when the runs dry up. The batsmen then play to defend their place in the team. In such a situation, the current situation of Team India can act as an inspiration for the batsmen. The batsmen now have only one option to go to the ground and score runs. Instead of net runrate, you should try to win the match. When you get a strong grip in the match, then you can play according to the situation.
Afghanistan have won 2 out of 3 matches
Talking about the performance of Afghanistan in the T20 World Cup, this team has played three matches, out of which they have won two. He easily defeated Scotland and Namibia. Whereas the match against Pakistan was made exciting.