Sarfaraz has been persisted with even after his poor show in the 2019 World Cup.
They delivered a top-class batting and bowling performance in Belfast, which saw them finish the series on level terms eventually.
Afghanistan will be desperate to get into the tournament with some momentum and this indeed is a great chance for them to gain some of it.
The 1992 World Champions need to strengthen their fielding contingent big time to stay alive in the series.
DLS method came into play to decide the winner in this hard-fought contest after rain interrupted play very abruptly.
After attaining their ODI status in 2011, the Afghans managed to take giant strides towards a bright future.
Bangladesh may make a few changes despite victory in the last match.
Afridi has made startling revelations in his book Game Changer.
After scoring over 800 runs in aggregate in the previous game, it will be interesting to see what's left in the tanks of both these sides.
The weather is just about beginning to crank up in terms of humidity and heat in Hyderabad and will pose a big challenge for the visiting side.