Match 17: Afghanistan vs Scotland, Sharjah
Fantasy XI: Matthew Cross, George Munsey, Hazratullah Zazai, Najibullah Zadran, Richie Berrington, Mohammad Nabi (capt), Chris Greaves, Rashid Khan, Josh Davey, Mujeeb Ur Rahman (vice-capt), Naveen-ul-Haq
Captain: Mohammad Nabi
He has been in splendid type of late, scoring an unbeaten 34 in a single heat-up sport in opposition to South Africa and bowling a dream spell of 4-2-2-3 in one other heat-up sport in opposition to West Indies.
Vice-captain: Mujeeb Ur Rahman
He has taken 14 wickets in 11 video games at Sharjah Cricket Stadium. He is prone to open the bowling from one of many ends.
He recorded scores of 45 and 26 not out in Scotland’s final two video games.
Three scores of fifty or extra runs in his final six outings within the UAE.
212 runs in 5 video games at a strike fee of 185.96, with three half-centuries, in PSL 2021
In his final T20I innings earlier this yr, he smashed an unbeaten 35-ball 72 in opposition to Zimbabwe, and the earlier time he batted in opposition to Scotland – albeit in 2015 – he smashed a 21-ball 37
Leading run scorer for Scotland in T20I’s this yr with 373 runs in simply eight video games at a median of 74.60
Man-of-the-Match efficiency in Scotland’s historic win over Bangladesh earlier within the match for his 28-ball 45 and three-0-19-2
He has not gone wicketless in his final ten outings in Sharjah, however he has picked simply the one wicket in 9 of these video games and that’s the reason he has not been chosen for one of many captaincy roles right here.
He has been bowling exceptionally properly to this point within the match, choosing up eight wickets in three video games at an economic system of 5.82.
He was the main wicket-taker in England’s Vitality Blast 2021, with 26 wickets in 14 video games.