Wasim Jaffer and Dinesh Karthik© Twitter
All eyes will be on Afghanistan’s cricket team as it faces New Zealand in a Super 12 match of the ongoing T20 World Cup on Sunday at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi. Fans of the Indian cricket team, in particular, will support the Mohammad Nabi leader to host a stir against the Black Caps as it could boost India’s chances of qualifying for the semi-finals.
Afghanistan also has a chance to qualify for the semi-finals if they beat New Zealand by a large margin and hope Namibia do well, or even win for the matter, against India on Monday.
Before the group stage match between New Zealand and Afghanistan, former Indian batsman Wasim Jaffer, known for his social media antics, went to Twitter and shared a hilarious meme, which left Twitterati in tears.
Jaffer posted a short clip from a famous Bollywood movie to express his support for Afghanistan before their game against the Kiwis.
– Wasim Jaffer (@ WasimJaffer14) 7 November 2021
Indian wicketkeeper-batsman Dinesh Karthik also posted a hilarious meme on Twitter, which made the fans all excited and excited for the New Zealand vs Afghanistan match.
“People who want Afghanistan to win today are getting on the train,” Karthik captioned his post.
– DK (in DineshKarthik) 7 November 2021
With three wins from four matches so far, New Zealand currently ranks second in Group 2 ahead of India and Afghanistan, and behind the points table Pakistan.
A victory over Afghanistan will guarantee New Zealand a place in the T20 World Cup semi-final.
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