Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka World Cup 2019 Match 7 Live Streaming, Preview, Teams, Results: ICC World Cup 2019 is all set to start its 7th match between Afghanistan and Sri Lanka in Cardiff after the completion of the sixth match on 3 June 2019 between England vs Pakistan in Trent Bridge, Nottingham at 3:00 PM IST. The Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka in Cardiff match is going to be held on 4th June 2019.
ICC World Cup 2019: Match 7 Details
- 4 June 2019
- Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka in Cardiff
- Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
- 3:00 PM IST
Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka: Where to Watch/Live streaming
- India: Star Sports, DD Sports, DD National (DD1)
- Australia: Fox Sports
- United Kingdom: Sky Sports
- United States: Willow TV
- South Africa: SuperSport
- New Zealand: Sky Sport
- Middle East & North Africa: OSN Sports Cricket HD
- Canada: ATN (Asian Television Network)
- Bangladesh: Gazi TV, Maasranga & BTV
- Sri Lanka: SLRC (Channel Eye)
- Caribbean: ESPN
- Afghanistan: Moby TV
- Pakistan: PTV Sports, Ten Sports, SonyLiv
- Hong Kong: Star Cricket, Now TV App
- Malaysia: Star Cricket, Astro Go
- Singapore: Star Cricket, Star Hub Go, Singtel
- Fiji: Fiji Broadcasting Corporation (FBC TV)
- China: Fox Network Group
- Europe, Japan: ICC’s Facebook page
- India: Hotstar
- Japan: ICC’s Facebook Page
- Bangladesh: Rabbithole App
- New Zealand: Fan Pass
- United Kingdom: Sky Go
- Austria, Germany: Dazn
- Australia: Foxtel Sports
- South Africa: SuperSport
- Canada, Europe: Yupp TV
- Hong Kong: Now TV
- South America: ESPN, Willow TV
- MENA: OSN Play
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Full Squad Of Both Teams
Here is the full squad of Afghanistan and Sri Lanka in 2019 ICC World Cup
Afghanistan Full squad
Gulbadin Naib (C), Mohammad Shahzad (WK), Noor Ali Zadran, Hazratullah Zazai, Rahmat Shah, Asghar Afghan, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Najibullah Zadran, Samiullah Shinwari, Mohammad Nabi, Rashid Khan, Dawlat Zadran, Aftab Alam, Hamid Hassan and Mujeeb Ur Rahman.
Sri Lanka Full Squad
Dimith Karunaratne (c), Angelo Mathews, Thisara Perera, Kusal Perera (wk), Dhananjaya de Silva, Kusal Mendis (wk), Isuru Udana, Milinda Siriwardana, Avishka Fernando, Jeevan Mendis, Lahiru Thirimanne, Jeffrey Vandersay, Lasith Malinga, Nuwan Pradeep, Suranga Lakmal
Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka Preview
Team Afghanistan Preview
Afghanistan has made fast paces from the time when they featured in the 2015 World Cup for the first time but had to bear a nerve-racking qualifying contest in Zimbabwe to make the 2019 edition. The team should not to be under-rated at all as at the year 2018 in the Asia Cup tournament, they beat Sri Lanka and Bangladesh and tied contrary to ultimate champions India.
The game changer of Afghanistan might be Leg-spinner Rashid Khan who might shine out in the upcoming tournament. He is considered to be the fastest to reach 100 ODI wickets in 44 matches.
Team Sri Lanka Preview
The 1996 World Cup Championship winner has given a decent performance in the World Cup series. In the 2007 and 2011, Sri-Lanka got the runner-up position against Australia and India respectively.
But in the recent time, it is covered up with allegations and is the center of match-fixing and corruption ahead of a Test against England last year. The performance of the team is decent in the previous year.
The game changer of Sri-Lanka might be Lasith Malinga who is the best player in the bowling department. He is also the key to any chance of Sri Lanka making an influence in England and Wales.
Results of Team Afghanistan in Recent Years
ICC Intercontinental Cup
ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier
2009: Not eligible, not an ODI nation at time of tournament
2012: Runners up
2013: Runners up
2015: 5th position
World Cricket League
2008: Division Five winners and Division Four winners
2009: Division Three winners
2010: Division One 3rd Place
2011–13: Championship Runners Up
Sri Lanka ICC Cricket World Cup Record
1975 – Last in Group B in the league stage
1979 – 3rd in Group B in the league stage
1983 – Last in Group A in the league stage
1987 – Last in Group B in the league stage
1992 – 8th in the League Stage
1996 – Champions
1999 – 5th in Group A in the league stage
2003 – Semi-finalist
2007 – Runner-up
2011 – Runner-up
2015 – Quarter-finalist
Afghanistan vs Sri Lanka Match 7 Result: “Sri Lanka Won By 34 Runs”
Well, both the team that is Afghanistan and Sri Lanka has already made their entry in the ICC World Cup 2019 with 1-1 match each against other teams. The opening match of Afghanistan was held against Australia on 1 June 2019 in County Ground, Bristol at 6:00 PM IST, where Australia won by 7 wickets and Afghanistan just managed to score 207 runs in 38.2 overs.
On the other hand, Sri Lanka played on the same day against New Zealand on 1 June 2019 in Sophia Gardens, Cardiff at 3:00 PM IST, where New Zealand won by 10 wickets. It was a major defeat of Sri Lanka as they merely managed to score just 136 runs in 29.2 overs.
By seeing the previous matches result it is pretty clear that both the teams are not in good form as expected. Sri Lanka was a big disappointment in its previous match as it is considered to be one of the toughest team in the cricket world but the previous match was a big disappointment. Even though Sri Lanka performance was not up to the mark but we believe that in this match they will increase their pace and will give a good competition to Afghanistan and therefore might end up as the winner of the 7th match of ICC World Cup 2019 against Afghanistan.