World Cup 2023: Hashmatullah Shahidi Reveals Afghanistan's Strategy After Victory Over England


World Cup 2023: Hashmatullah Shahidi Reveals Afghanistan’s Strategy After Victory Over England

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In an electrifying face-off on October 15, Afghanistan delivered a truly unforgettable performance during Match 13 of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2023 at the esteemed Arun Jaitley Stadium. Their extraordinary 69-run triumph against the reigning champions, England, left cricket enthusiasts across the globe in utter amazement.

Looking ahead at Afghanistan’s journey in the ODI World Cup 2023

This victory marked Afghanistan’s inaugural win in the ongoing ICC event, marking a significant milestone for the team. It bestowed upon them a much-needed boost in confidence and momentum as they navigated through one of the most prestigious and widely watched cricket tournaments on the international stage. Afghanistan’s sensational victory against the defending champions has set the stage for an exhilarating and unpredictable voyage in the World Cup 2023.

Eyes fixed on their upcoming showdown against New Zealand at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai, slated for Wednesday, October 18, Afghanistan’s captain, Hashmatullah Shahidi, engaged with the press.

Read also: World Cup 2023 – Afghanistan’s Mujeeb Ur Rahman shares a heartfelt moment with a young fan after historic win over England Shahidi’s thoughts on the victory against England Shahidi underscored the importance of their recent triumph against England, the defending champions. Despite early challenges, he emphasized the boost of confidence it injected into the team and their steadfast belief right from the commencement of the tournament. Shahidi conveyed the team’s dedication to preserving this newfound confidence as they advance in the tournament.

It was undeniably a significant victory for us. England holds the title of defending champion. This victory will infuse a great deal of confidence in our team. We held that belief from the very start of the tournament, despite the initial setbacks in the first two games. As you witnessed, we triumphed over England, and that victory will infuse immense confidence in us as a team as we move forward in the upcoming games. We’re determined to uphold this confidence,” Shahidi expressed during a press conference.


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