The Afghanistan gamers could possibly be seen dancing throughout coaching within the U-19 World Cup.© Instagram
With Afghanistan gearing as much as face Sri Lanka of their Tremendous League Quarter Closing 4 fixture of the continuing U-19 Cricket World Cup, the ICC took to social media to provide followers an replace concerning the crew’s preparations. In a video shared on social media, the children could possibly be seen doing their distinctive approach of warming up with some dance strikes. Posting the video on Instagram, the ICC captioned it as: “The Afghanistan U19 squad has received some strikes”. Right here is the video:
One consumer defined that the dance being carried out by the gamers is Attan, a dance type fashionable amongst Pashtuns.
The Afghan crew was in good type throughout the group stage and got here second in Group C behind Pakistan. Led by Suliman Safi, they notched 4 factors with a internet run-rate of 1.467.
Of their earlier sport, they defeated Zimbabwe by 109 runs and can be hoping to construct on some momentum.
In opposition to Zimbabwe, the Afghans posted 261 for six courtesy of a century by their skipper.
The Afghanistan captain placed on 111 from 118 balls, together with 14 fours and three sixes, to maneuver Afghanistan to 261 for six as he was dismissed on the ultimate ball of the innings. 4 different batters posted scores of over 20, with opener Nageyalia Kharote contributing an necessary half-century from 45 balls.
Alex Falao was the decide of the bowlers for Zimbabwe as he took three for 54 from his ten overs to maneuver on to eight wickets for the event to date.
In the meantime, left-arm spinner Nangeyalia Kharote ensured that they efficiently defended their goal of 262 runs and registered 4 wickets to bowl Zimbabwe out for 152 in 36.4 overs.
Afghanistan’s Tremendous League Quarter Closing 1 is scheduled to happen on Thursday and can be held on the Coolidge Cricket Floor in Osbourn, Antigua.
(With ANI inputs)
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