Afghanistan 2023 ODI World Cup Squad: Afghanistan Cricket Board has announced its 15-member squad for the 2023 ODI World Cup to be played in India next month. This team is quite different from the Asia Cup team. Fast bowler Naveen Ul Haq, who plays for Lucknow Super Giants, has been included in Afghanistan’s World Cup team. Gujarat’s spinner Noor Ahmed is also a part of the World Cup team.
The player who returned after 6 years is out of the World Cup team
All-rounder Karim Janat, who returned to the team after 6 years for the 2023 Asia Cup, has not been included in the World Cup team. Apart from this, all-rounder Gulbadin Naib is also not a part of the 15-member World Cup team. He has been kept among the reserve players.
Naveen Ul Haq returns to the World Cup team
Medium pacer Naveen Ul Haq, who plays for Lucknow Super Giants in the IPL, has been included in the 15-member squad for the World Cup. Can prove effective on new Indian pitches. His slow ball and cut ball can become a problem for the batsmen on Indian pitches.
Afghanistan included four spinners in the team
Afghanistan has included four spinners in its team for the World Cup. This includes Mohammad Nabi, Rashid Khan, Mujeeb Ur Rehman and Noor Ahmed. There are two main fast bowlers in the form of Naveen Ul Haq and Fazalhaq Farooqui. Also, Abdullah Omarzai and Abdul Rehman are there to support him.
Afghanistan team for 2023 ODI World Cup- Hashmatullah Shahidi (captain), Ibrahim Zadran, Rahmatullah Gurbaz, Rahmat Shah, Najibullah Zadran, Mohammad Nabi, Ikram Ali Khil, Riyaz Hasan, Abdullah Omarzai, Rashid Khan, Abdul Rehman, Noor Ahmed, Mujeeb Ur Rehman, Fazalhaq Farooqui and Naveen Ul Haq. .
Reserve players- Gulbadin Naib, Sharfuddin Ashraf, Farid Ahmed Malik.