Afghanistan cricket team will face Bangladesh and Pakistan in warn up matches on October 17 and 19 respectively ahead of the T20 World Cup 2022 in Australia.
The ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 warm-up matches will be held in Melbourne and Brisbane for all 16 teams. The First Round teams will play their warm-up fixtures between October 10 and 13 with matches to be divided between the Melbourne Cricket Ground and Junction Oval.
The teams that qualified to play the Super 12 round directly will play their warm-up games in Brisbane on October 17 and 19.
The first warm-up fixture is between West Indies and UAE at the Junction Oval on October 10. Scotland then take on Netherlands and Sri Lanka play Zimbabwe in the two other games on the same day at the same venue.
The match against Bangladesh will be played at Allan Border Field while that against Pakistan will be at The Gabba in Brisbane.
The official warm-up fixtures for all 16 teams of the T20 World Cup were announced by International Cricket Council, with matches to be played across Brisbane and Melbourne.
The T20 World Cup begins on October 16 when Sri Lanka face off against Namibia at Kardinia Park Stadium in Geelong.
Afghanistan’s first game in the tournament will be against England on October 22. Their second match will be against New Zealand on October 26.