New Delhi. Two important matches will be played in the T20 World Cup today i.e. on Wednesday. The first match of the day will be between New Zealand and Scotland in Group-2 in Dubai (T20 World Cup New Zealand vs Scotland). While the second match between India and Afghanistan (T20 World Cup 2021 India vs Afghanistan) will start in Abu Dhabi from 7:30 pm. Indian cricket fans will have their eyes on this match only. After losing two consecutive matches, India’s chances of reaching the semi-finals are very weak. Still, a win against Afghanistan is essential to stay in the tournament. That too by a big margin.
After this one also has to pray that Afghanistan beat New Zealand. The way Afghanistan bowlers are bowling in this World Cup, it is not difficult for them to do so. Rashid Khan and Mujeeb ur Rahman are very dangerous in this format. At present, Afghanistan are second in Group-2 by winning 2 out of 3 matches. While India is in fifth place.
Chasing runs in Abu Dhabi guarantees victory
India had to face defeat against New Zealand in the last match. Whereas Afghanistan registered a thumping victory over Namibia. In such a situation, the spirits of Afghanistan will be raised. There have been 2 T20 matches between India and Afghanistan so far and Team India has won both. However, these matches took place in 2010 and 2012. After that a lot of time has passed.
India will also try to forget the past failure and start afresh with victory. The role of weather will also be important in this. During the day in Abu Dhabi (Abu Dhabi Todays Weather Update), the temperature will be around 32 degrees. Whereas at night the temperature will be 26 degrees. In such a situation, the players will not have to worry about the scorching heat and humidity. There is no chance of rain in Abu Dhabi. At the same time, the humidity will be around 70 percent.
Abu Dhabi pitch mood
So far 8 matches of the T20 World Cup have been held at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi. Out of this, on 6 occasions the team chasing the target has won. In such a situation, the toss will be important in this match as well. The captain who wins the toss will choose to bat later.
How will the weather be in the New Zealand-Scotland match?
The match between New Zealand and Scotland will be played in Dubai. Here during the day the temperature can remain around 32 degrees. In such a situation, the players of both the countries may have to face heat and humidity. However, the good thing is that the wind speed will be 19 km per hour throughout the day. Humidity will also be around 61 percent. It will be cloudy during this match. But the chance of rain is negligible.