Afghanistan announced 30 probables for the World Cup 2015

Afghanistan announced 30 probables for the World Cup 2015

As cricketing nations around the world have been announcing their 30 probable players for the World Cup 2015. Its now turn of the debutants, Afghanistan who will make their first appearance in the ICC organised Cricket World Cup 2015, have announced the list 30 probables for the world cup.
The selectors have maintained the squad which has been serving and writing new cricketing history for the country with the success they have had in very short duration.

Afghanistan will make their first appearance in World Cup 2015 (Photo Source : AFP)
Afghanistan will make their first appearance in World Cup 2015 (Photo Source : AFP)

International Cricket Council website icc-cricket.com made a Press Release saying:

The Afghanistan Cricket Board announced its preliminary 30-man squad for the national team’s maiden appearance at the ICC World Cup 2015 to be held in Australia and New Zealand on Tuesday (December 9).

There was no major surprise in the squad with the regular faces that have been part of the national team over the last few years getting the nod. Afghanistan’s rapid ascent from the fifth division of world cricket to qualifying for its first World Cup has been regarded as one of cricket’s biggest success stories.

Afghanistan is a part of Pool A, opens its tournament against Bangladesh on February 18 in Canberra.

The Afghanistan’s 30 probable players for the World Cup 2015:

Mohammad Nabi, Nawroz Mangal, Usman Ghani, Javed Ahmadi, Afsar Zazai, Asghar Stanekzai, Shafiqullah Shafaq, Samiullah Shinwari, Merwais Ashraf, Gulbadin Naib, Hamid Hassan, Shapoor Zadran, Dawlat Zadran, Izatullah, Aftab Alam, Farid Malik, Najibullah Zadran, Nasir Jamal, Sharafudin Ashraf, Mohammad Shahzad, Karim Sadiq, Shabir Noori, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Yamin Ahmadzai, Hamza Hotak, Najib Tarakai, Fazal Naizi, Mohammad Mujtaba, Noor Ali and Rahmat Shah.