Shakib Is Bowling Well On A Wicket That Favors Seamers ICC World Cup 2023

Shakib Al Hasan is bowling brilliantly against Afghanistan on a surface that has more perches for seamers. Bangladesh is taking on Afghanistan in Dharamshala for their first match of the ICC World Cup 2023 campaign. One of the coolest stadiums in India and perhaps one of the grounds that every seamer wants to play on this ground.  But Shakib, the captain is doing it for Bangladesh.

Afghanistan started in style with Gurbaz and Ibrahim. The openers played the seamers very well. Bangladesh decided to bowl, expecting some wickets upfront from the seamers but they couldn’t deliver. 

Then comes the skipper, Shakib Al Hasan who delivered the first breakthrough by sending Ibrahim to the pavilion in his first over. The breakthrough came in the 9th over of the match. The openers added 47 runs for Afghanistan. Shakib got Rahmat Shah in the 16th over of the match at a total of 83 on the board.

Skaib Al Hasan got 2 wickets in his 5 five over spell giving away only 15 runs to bring his team in the game. This match is very important for both the teams as they want to the mega event from the ICC with a win and points on the points table. 

Winning the first match of the ICC World Cup 2023 will be a morale booster for whoever wins. Bangladesh is looking threatening in the tournament. Subcontinent conditions will certainly help both teams as the tournament progresses. 

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