World Cup 2019 — India vs Afghanistan: Here is India’s likely Playing 11

First Published 22, Jun 2019, 10:51 AM IST

Southampton: India face Afghanistan today (June 22) in Southampton in a league match of the ICC World Cup 2019. The Virat Kohli-led side should have it easy against the Afghans. India, one of the favourites to win the trophy, are unbeaten and despite injuries to Shikhar Dhawan and Bhuvneshwar Kumar, have enough ammunition to get it past their opponents. Here is India’s likely playing 11 for Afghanistan contest.

1. KL Rahul

1. KL Rahul

2. Rohit Sharma (vice-captain)

2. Rohit Sharma (vice-captain)

3. Virat Kohli (captain)

3. Virat Kohli (captain)

4. Vijay Shankar

4. Vijay Shankar

5. Kedar Jadhav

5. Kedar Jadhav

6. MS Dhoni

6. MS Dhoni

7. Hardik Pandya

7. Hardik Pandya

8. Yuzvendra Chahal

8. Yuzvendra Chahal

9. Mohammed Shami. With Bhuvneshwar Kumar unavailable due to a hamstring injury, Shami will take his place

9. Mohammed Shami. With Bhuvneshwar Kumar unavailable due to a hamstring injury, Shami will take his place

10. Kuldeep Yadav

10. Kuldeep Yadav

11. Jasprit Bumrah

11. Jasprit Bumrah

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