After sealing their first bilateral T20I series win over a side other than Zimbabwe on Tuesday, Afghanistan would be on the look-out for a series whitewash against Bangladesh on Thursday. Also, Royal London One-Day Cup has entered its last phase of the league stage and still there are top 2 spots up for grabs.
Let’s take a look at the players who can make an impact in these enthralling encounters.
Afghanistan vs Bangladesh
Shahzad and Shenwari have made decent contributions with the bat for Afghanistan while Rashid Khan has been incredible with the ball in both the games to claim 7 wickets.
For Bangladesh, Tamim Iqbal looked assured with the bat in the second game while Mosaddek Hossain has been the pick of the Bangladesh bowlers in the series.
Yorkshire vs Northamptonshire
For Yorkshire Vikings, Kohler-Cadmore, Pujara and Lyth have led the charge with the bat for the Vikings. Rashid has been the stand out bowler for the side, having snared 12 wickets.
Rossington and Cobb have made three 50+ scores in the competition for Northamptonshire while White is the pick of the Northamptonshire bowlers thus far.
Leicestershire vs Durham
Cosgrove is the most consistent batsman for the Leicestershire Foxes with four 50+ scores in 7 outings. Aaron and Griffiths are the two best bowlers for the side in the competition.
For Durham, Richardson has accumulated 349 runs in the competition, with the help of 1 hundred and 2 fifties. With the ball, Rushworth, Rimmington and Dixon have claimed 9 wickets each.
Warwickshire vs Worcestershire
Sam Hain is the only Warwickshire batsman with more than 300 runs in the competition. Jeetan Patel is the leading wicket-taker for the side.
For Worcestershire, Callum Ferguson has piled two hundreds in 3 games since joining Worcestershire squad. Barnard has picked 14 wickets in 7 outings thus far for the side.
Nottinghamshire vs Derbyshire
For Nottinghamshire, Mullaney has piled 316 runs in the tournament with the help of one hundred and two fifties. Jake Ball is the most successful bowler for the Outlaws.
For Derbyshire, Godleman has surpassed 500 runs in the competition, scoring 2 hundreds and 3 fifties in 7 outings. Olivier is the leading wicket-taker for Derbyshire with 12 wickets in the bag.
India Women vs Sri Lanka Women
Mithali Raj, Harmanpreet Kaur and Pooja Vastrakar have been the stand out performers for the Indian team in the tournament.
Sugandika Kumari, Yasoda Mendis, Nilakshi de Silva and Shashikala Siriwardene are the key contributors for the Sri Lankan side thus far.
Thailand Women vs Bangladesh Women
Sornnarin Tippoch, Naruemol Chaiwai and Liengprasert should be the key to Thailand’s success.
For Bangladesh women Tul Kubra, Nahida Akter and wicketkeeper batter Shamima Sultana will be their key players.
Pakistan Women vs Malaysia Women
Javeria Khan, Bismah Maroof, Sana Mir and Nahida Khan are the dependable players in Pakistan lineup.
Mmahirah Ismail, Sornnarin Tippoch and Winifred Duraisingam are the players on whom Malaysia can rely.