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Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: Afghan One-Day Cup 2020 - Khost Province vs Nangarhar Province - Final


The Final of the Afghan One-Day Cup 2020 will be played between Khost Province and Nangarhar Province at the Khost Provincial Cricket Stadium in Khost.

Khost Province vs Nangarhar Province Final 22nd Ausgust 

Nangarhar Province qualified for the final after their semi-final match against Kabul was washed out, by virtue of finishing atop Group B of the Afghan One Day Cup with two wins and one loss from three matches.

Bahir Shah is the top run scorer not only for Nangarhar Province but the entire competition with 244 runs from four matches at an average of 81.33 and a strike rate of 81.33 with two half-centuries and one century.

Tariq Stanikzai and Tahir Khan are the other batters to have contributed well for the team.

Batin Shah has been the top wicket taker for Nangarhar with 12 wickets from four matches with the best of 5/11. Abdullah Adil has also picked up 8 wickets from 4 games.

They will face Khost Province who beat Faryab Province by 10 wickets in semi-final 1. They earlier finished the group stage with two wins and one loss from three games.

Rahim Mangal has been the top scorer for Khost with the best of 80*. He has batted at a strike rate of over 90. Asghar Atal has also made a couple of crucial contributions and is expected to be among the top run scorers for the side.

With the ball, Haseebullah has picked up 9 wickets from four matches at an average of 11.88 and an economy of 3.34. Bakhtarullah Atal has also been good with 8 wickets and the best of 4/23.

Let's have a look at the probable playing XI of both teams:

Khost Province - Naveed Obaid, Rahim Mangal, Shahidullah, Rahmanullah, Mohammadullah, Shaheen, M Hashum, Bakhtarullah Atal, Ziaur Rahman, Noor Ahmad, Haseebullah

Nangarhar Province - Majid Alam, Abid Mohammadi, Bahir Shah, Akbar Musazai, Shawkat Zaman, Tariq Stanikzai, Zubaid Akbari, Nasir Omar, Abdullah Adil, Ibrahim Rahimzai, Batin Shah. 


Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay

Who will win the toss? - Nangarhar Province

Who will win? – Nangarhar Province

Top Batsman (Runs Scored) – Bahir Shah (Nangarhar Province), Rahim Mangal (Khost Province)

Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Batin Shah (Nangarhar Province), Haseebullah (Khost Province)

Most Sixes – Bahir Shah (Nangarhar Province), Rahim Mangal (Khost Province)

Man of the Match –  Bahir Shah

Team Scores Batting first – Nangarhar Province 250+, Khost Province 230+

 Match Handicap Nangarhar Province

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*NB these predictions may be changed nearer the start of the match once the final starting teams have been announced and we will be running ‘In–Play’ features, so stay tuned.

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