South Africa won the toss and elected to field first against Afghanistan in the 21st match of the ICC World Cup 2019 at the Cardiff Wales Stadium (Sophia Garden) in Wales of the United Kingdom on Saturday.
South Africa is placed at the ninth spot in ICC World Cup 2019 Points Table with one point in four matches while Afghanistan is at the bottom of the table with no points in three matches.Both South Africa and Afghanistan are facing each other for the first time in a World Cup clash.
South Africa 1 Quinton de Kock (wk), 2 Hashim Amla, 3 Aiden Markram, 4 Faf du Plessis (capt), 5 Rassie van der Dussen, 6 David Miller, 7 Andile Phehlukwayo, 8 Chris Morris, 9 Kagiso Rabada, 10 Beuran Hendricks, 11 Imran Tahir
For Afghanistan, Asghar Afghan returns in place of Najibullah.
Afghanistan 1 Hazratullah Zazai, 2 Noor Ali Zadran, 3 Rahmat Shah, 4 Hashmatullah Shahidi, 5 Asghar Afghan, 6 Gulbadin Naib (capt), 7 Mohammad Nabi, 8 Ikram Alikhil (wk), 9 Rashid Khan, 10 Aftab Alam, 11 Hamid Hassan.