Zimbabwe vs Afghanistan
Zimbabwe vs Afghanistan (Credits: Twitter)

Zimbabwe and Afghanistan go head to head in the second ODI in Harare on June 6. This match is a must-win for Zimbabwe to stay alive in the three-match series. The match begins at 12:45 PM IST, 9:15 AM local time. A win for Afghanistan would ensure a series win for them after they won the first ODI. Zimbabwe is led by Craig Ervine in the ODI series. Afghanistan is led by Hashmatullah Shahidi. After the ODI series, both teams will play a three-match T20I series. 

Afghanistan was a far better teams when both teams met in the first ODI. On the back of skipper Shahidi’s 88 and Rahmat Shah’s 94, they posted a competitive 276/5 in their fifty overs. Zimbabwe faltered in their chase and were bowled out for just 216 as Rashid Khan and Mohammad Nabi shared six wickets between themselves to break the back of the chase.

Rashid Khan and Mohammad Nabi
Rashid Khan and Mohammad Nabi playing for Aghanistan. Credits: Twitter

Both teams have come into this series on the back of a loss in their previous respective international assignments. While Zimbabwe lost to Sri Laka 1-2, Afghanistan lost to Bangladesh 1-2 as well. Afghanistan are currently tenth in the ICC ODI rankings while Zimbabwe languishing on the 15th position. 

Zimbabwe
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The series is important for Zimbabwe to move up on the ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup Super League points table as well. They are placed on the 12th position with just 35 points. Afghanistan meanwhile ars strongly place don the third position with 80 points. 

ZIM vs AFG Live Streaming Details- When And Where To Watch Zimbabwe vs Afghanistan Live In Your Country? Afghanistan Tour of Zimbabwe 2022, 2nd ODI

In India

In India, the live telecast of the ZIM vs AFG 1st ODI match will be available on Sony Sports Network. Sony Six, Sony Ten 1, and Sony Ten 3 channels will present the live telecast of the match.

The live streaming will be available on the Sony Liv app. Viewers need a subscription to watch the live streaming of the match.

In Afghanistan

In Afghanistan too, Sony Sports Network will present the live telecast of the ZIM vs AFG match on television. Sony Liv will present the live streaming of the matches.

Also Read: Afghanistan Announce ODI, T20I Squads For Zimbabwe Series, Gulbadin Naib Not Included, Zia-ur-Rehman Gets Call-up

Anshuman Roy

A Hardcore Cricket Enthusiast Having Previously Worked With Cricwizz, Circle of Cricket, Times Now, The Quint, Cricfit and Now With Cricket Addictor.