It is must win for both the teams to keep themselves alive in the tournament after Afghanistan and South Africa lost their first match against Sri Lanka and England respectively.
While earlier South Africa was considered as a hot favorite team of the tournament before defeat against England. Still there is no comparison between South Africa and Afghanistan. Proteas are well poised side in all departments.
But in Twenty20 format as we have seen many times underdogs of the tournament defeated favorite team of the tournament.
South Africa XI: Q de Kock, H Amla, F du Plessis, AB de Villiers, JP Duminy, D Miller, C Morris, K Abbott, D Wiese, K Rabada, I Tahir
Afghanistan XI: M Shahzad, N Zadran, A Stanikzai, G Naib, M Nabi, S Shenwari, N Zadran, R Khan, A Hamza, D Zadran, S Zadran