In the 12th season of the World Cup, there is a lot of injury to the injured players. It is noteworthy that South Africa fast bowler Dale Steyn has been out of the World Cup this season due to injury. Beuran Hendricks was included in the team instead of Steyn. Prior to this, there have been reports of injury to Kedar Jadhav, Vijay Shankar and Virat Kohli on behalf of India.
Due to a knee injury, Afghanistan wicket-keeper batsman Mohammad Shahzad has been out of the World Cup in 2019. In place of left-handed wicket-keeper batsman, Ikram Ali Khil is given the place in Afghanistan's team.
Significantly, Mohammad Shahzad was hurt in his practice against Pakistan. Despite this, he was part of the team in both the World Cup matches. The Afghanistan team has played matches with Australia and Sri Lanka.
Ikram Ali Khil has played only two ODIs so far, where he scored 6 against Ireland. Apart from this, they have also done Test Debut against Ireland. In this only Test match, he scored 7 runs.