ICC World Cup 2019: India to take on Afghanistan today

India are currently fourth in the 10-team points table with seven points, three points behind leaders and defending champions Australia.

Written by June 22, 2019 13:42

New Delhi: India will take on Afghanistan in their fifth round-robin match at Southampton this afternoon in the ICC world cup match. The match will begin at 3 PM (Indian Standard Time).

The  live commentary will be broadcast on All India Radio. It can be heard on Rajdhani, FM Rainbow Network and DTH (Hindi).

India are currently fourth in the 10-team points table with seven points, three points behind leaders and defending champions Australia.

New Zealand are second and have two points more than the Men in Blue, while hosts England are third with one point more than Team India.

Virat Kohli and Company will not only look to bag two points against bottom-placed Afghanistan today but eye a big win to improve their net run rate and strengthen their chances of sealing a place in the semi-finals.

The weather in Southampton has been forecast to be mostly sunny, which could turn cloudy by night time.