New Zealand cricket team celebrating during a night match. New Zealand cricket team celebrating during a night match.

NZ Vs AFG Live Streaming, Analysis, and Match Insights – T20 World Cup

New Zealand will play its 1st T20 World Cup match against Afghanistan on 8th June at Providence Stadium, Guyana. This Group C match holds immense importance in terms of the team standings in the group stages. New Zealand and Afghanistan have faced each other only once in T20 Internationals, on which the Kiwis emerged victorious. Afghanistan are looking to secure their 2nd win of the T20 World Cup 2024, after comprehensively defeating Uganda in their opening match.

NZ Vs AFG Live Streaming

You can watch NZ vs AFG live on Ten Sports in Pakistan and Sony Sports Network in India.  New Zealand vs Afghanistan Live Streaming will begin at 4:30 am PST, 11:30 pm GMT, and 5:00 am IST.

Team Analysis

The New Zealand team will be led by their classy batsman, Kane Williamson. The Kiwi squad participating in this International tournament is quite well-balanced and experienced with respect to playing on western pitches. The greatest strength of New Zealand is an abundance of quality all-rounders. This includes famous names like Mitchell Santner, Rachin Ravindra, James Neesham, and Glenn Phillips. This accompanied with the fiery middle-order suggest that the New Zealand squad is ready to face any challenge thrown their way.

Afghanistan is in high spirits and confidence after showcasing a superb performance against Uganda. The Afghani team comprehensively won their opening match by a whopping 125 runs. Fazalhaq Farooqi, Azmatullah Omarzai, and Naveen-ul-Haq are expected to perform exceptionally well in this encounter against New Zealand. Moreover, the Afghani skipper, Rashid Khan is also in good form and fans are eager to see him producing quick dismissals. The recent lethal form of the Afghani top-order means that a rapid and fiery start is provided to the team’s batting innings as the powerplay is optimally utilized.

Match Insights

New Zealand vs Afghanistan will definitely be a nail-bitter and action-packed clash. The star kiwi all-rounder, Rachin Ravindra is expected to shine in this encounter and stun the fans with his outstanding batting as well as bowling talents. A high-scoring clash between the two competitive sides is anticipated as both of the teams will strive to add another 2 points to the toll in these group stages. However, light should be shed upon the importance of toss win in this clash. The Afghani bowlers definitely possess the ability to limit the Kiwis to low total, provided that they win the toss and choose to bowl first.


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