DUBAI: Afghanistan won the toss and decided to bat against Pakistan in the group four match of the Asia Cup 2018 at Abu-Dhabi Cricket Stadium here on Friday.
Pakistan did three changes in team. Shaheen Shah Afridi, Muhammad Nawaz and Haris Sohail are replacing Shadab Khan, Amir and Faheem Ashraf.
After defeating Bangladesh in the final match of the group stage by 136 runs on Thursday, Afghanistan will be looking to create another upset when they take on Green Shirts.
Spinner Rashid Khan scored a fifty and took two wickets as Afghanistan maintained their winning run in the tournament.
Meanwhile, Pakistan who were outclassed by Rohit Sharma-led India on Wednesday will be looking to bounce back from their defeat.