Last Update on: October 3rd, 2023 at 01:31 pm
AFG vs SL Guwahati Weather Report Live Today And Pitch Report- ICC World Cup 2023 Warm-Up Match. Guwahati is all set to host the AFG vs SL warm-up match of ICC World Cup 2023. It is the eighth warm-up game at the last in Guwahati. The match starts at 2 pm IST.
Guwahati has hosted three matches so far with two of them being interrupted due to rain. The first game between Sri Lanka and Bangladesh was the only match played completely. There is an 80 percent chance of rain on Tuesday with afternoon showers and thunderstorms expected.
dasun Shanaka will lead the Sri Lankan team. They lost their previous warm-up game against Bangladesh. The Lankans were bowled out for 262 which Bangladesh chased down in 42 overs.
Afghanistan’s previous warm-up match against South Africa was washed out in Thiruvananthapuram. This is their second and final warm-up game ahead of the World Cup.
The two teams recently met in the Asia Cup with Sri Lanka narrowly managing to win the game. Overall, the two teams have played 11 games with Sri Lanka winning seven and Afghanistan three.
ICC World Cup 2023 will be played in a round-robin format. Hence, each team will face the other team once during the league stage. A total of 48 games will take place among 10 teams during ICC World Cup 2023 across 10 different venues in India.
India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, England, and the Netherlands are 10 teams part of the ICC World Cup 2023. The ICC World Cup 2023 final will take place on November 19.
England are the defending champions of the ICC World Cup 2023. They defeated New Zealand in the final of the previous edition in 2019 to lift the trophy. They face off against New Zealand on October 5 to kick off the campaign in Ahmedabad.
AFG vs SL Guwahati Weather Report Live Today And Pitch Report- ICC World Cup 2023 Warm-Up Match
The AFg vs SL match starts at 2 pm in Guwahati. As said earlier, only one game has been played completely at the venue so far. This is the final game in Guwahati as there are no World Cup matches lined up. There is an 8- percent chance of rain in this game. The temperature will be around 33 degrees with cloudy skies and thunderstorms expected.
The venue has hosted just three ODIS and six T20Is. 250 is the average first innings score at this venue. The average second innings score drops down to 230.