ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 Match 42: South Africa vs Afghanistan – Follow live score & updates here.
SA vs AFG LIVE score: The 42nd match in the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023South Africa will face Afghanistan on Friday, 10 November. The Proteas want to be the second-ranked team on the league table. Currently, they are in second place with 12 points. India has 16 points. Afghanistan, meanwhile, is currently ranked sixth with eight points. Afghanistan must defeat South Africa with a margin of 438 runs or more to advance to the semi-finals.
The Proteas are currently ranked second in the points table after winning six of their eight previous matches. South Africa will drop to third place if they lose today, and Australia wins their match against Bangladesh this Saturday. This change will not affect their semi-final prospects as they will still face Australia in the finals.
Afghanistan came very close to a historic victory when they held Australia to just 91 runs while defending an overall total of 291 in their final match. Glenn Maxwell’s outstanding display and a few missed opportunities on the field changed the tide, denying Afghanistan victory.
New Zealand thrashed Sri Lanka by five wickets last night, boosting their net run rate. Afghanistan must now defeat the South African team with a margin of at least 438 runs in order to surpass New Zealand.
- South Africa vs Afghanistan ICC Cricket World Cup Match 42
- Date & Time: Friday, November 10, 2 P.M.
- Venue: Narendra Modi Stadium, Ahmedabad
SA vs AFG probable playing XIs
South Africa Quinton de Kock (wk), Temba Bavuma (c), Rassie van der Dussen, Aiden Markram, Heinrich Klaasen, David Miller, Marco Jansen, Keshav Maharaj, Tabraiz Shamsi, Kagiso Rabada, Lungi Ngidi
Afghanistan: Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Ibrahim Zadran, Rahmat Shah, Hashmatullah Shahidi (c), Azmatullah Omarzai, Mohammad Nabi, Ikram Alikhil (wk), Rashid Khan, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Noor Ahmad, Naveen-ul-Haq