Afghanistan and Zimbabwe will now take on each other in the second game of the three-match T20I series this Friday (19th March) afternoon at Sheikh Zayed Stadium (Abu Dhabi).
Afghanistan are currently leading this T20I series by 1-0. While they met last Wednesday (17th March) during the first T20I of this series, they won that game by 48 runs.
Zimbabwe can’t afford another defeat in this series as they must have to win both the remaining matches to win this series. Meanwhile, Afghanistan is one win away to secure this T20I series.
Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe 2021, 2nd T20I: Weather Forecast
This Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe T20I match will be played at Sheikh Zayed Stadium (Abu Dhabi) this Friday afternoon. It has been scheduled to begin at 02:00 PM (14:00) local time.
According to the weather forecast, the sky can be mostly clear for the entire day but there can be some cloudy in the afternoon. There is no rain threat for the entire day. The temperature of the day can be a maximum of 35°C and a minimum of 23°C.
Cricket fans want to see a good T20I match on Friday.
Afghanistan vs Zimbabwe 2021, 2nd T20I: Pitch Report
Sheikh Zayed Stadium (Abu Dhabi) will host this T20I match between Afghanistan and Zimbabwe. After hosting the two Tests between these two teams, it recently hosted the T20I series opener, which was the first T20I at this venue since 27th October 2019.
In the first game of this series, Afghanistan scored 198/5 (20 overs) while Zimbabwe replied with 150/7 (20 overs). This venue has some high-scoring first innings records, while the highest successful chase at this T20I venue is 163 runs for Hong Kong in November 2015.
Though the chasing teams have very good T20I records at this venue, only three out of 15 times 150+ totals have been chased successfully at this T20I venue.