The 3rd match of the ICC World Cup 2023 will see Bangladesh locking horns with Afghanistan on Saturday, October 7 at Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium, Dharamshala.
Bangladesh had a tough time in the Asia Cup 2023, and even on their home turf, they lost ODI series against England. Now, they are eager to leave their mark on the upcoming World Cup. Star players like Shakib Al Hasan, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Taskin Ahmed, and Mushfiqur Rahim are the ones to watch, as they have consistently been key players for the team.
Afghanistan, on the other hand, had their share of warm-up matches before entering the ICC World Cup 2023. In these games, Rahmanullah Gurbaz and Rahmat Shah stood out with their impressive performances, making them the go-to players for Afghanistan in this prestigious competition. They are now looking to start their tournament campaign with a win.
BAN vs AFG: Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium, Dharamshala Weather Report
Over the past week in Himachal Pradesh, Dharamsala, it’s been raining cats and dogs. As a result, some of the warm-up matches got cancelled, and fans were worried about the Bangladesh vs. Afghanistan match, which was supposed to be the first one at Dharamsala.
But fans can breathe easy because there’s no rain in the forecast for Saturday’s match. Temperatures are set to max out at around 29°C here at Dharamshala before easing down to 22-21°C as evening falls. Humidity should be at approximately 52%, and there will be a gentle breeze at 15 km/h.