Afghan Cricketer Rashid Khan has revealed what will be the biggest achievement of his team after defeating the top nations.
According to the details, Rashid Khan who has played in almost every T20 league around the world and is one of the first names on the team sheet.
Rashid Khan along with other players like Mohammad Nabi, Mujeeb-ur-Rahman, and Gulbadin Naib have made the team of Afghanistan a fighting outfit who regularly plays in International Cricket Council ICC tournaments.
However, Rashid Khan believes that his team Afghanistan has the sparking talent and skills to achieve the feat and only needs regular cricket against top nations to get there.
In his recent statement, he said “I think the biggest achievement (for Afghanistan) should be, right now, what the team is looking for, what the country is expecting is, to win the T20 World Cup,”
“We have all the skills, talent, and we just need to have that belief in ourselves that we can do it.”
“Talent-wise we are so good, we have the spinners, we have the fast bowlers, we have the batting skills as well. ”
He said the country needs to play more against bigger teams to become better.
Afghanistan Cricket Profile
Taking a look at the cricket profile of Afghanistan, they might be one of the newest teams to play the game but it has not stopped them from dreaming and achieving big.
Their journey in the game has been really inspirational so far. They gained the One Day International (ODI) status in 2011.
They qualified for the 2015 World Cup and won their first game in the tournament by beating Scotland.
In 2016, they made it to the World T20 and registered a memorable win over eventual champion West Indies.
They have also beaten West Indies in a T20I series and were awarded the Test status in 2017.
Afghanistan Players in Indian Premier League 2020
Cricketers Rashid Khan, Nabi, and Mujeeb will be soon seen in action in IPL 2020 which gets underway on September 19. Rashid Khan and Nabi will play for Sunrisers Hyderabad while Mujeeb will ply his trade for Kings XI Punjab.