BAN vs AFG: Bangladesh will take on Afghanistan in the 1st T20I of Afghanistan’s tour of Bangladesh on 3rd March at the Sher-e-Bangla National stadium.
Bangladesh sealed a comfortable 2-1 win the recent concluded ODI series. They will look to continue the same momentum in the T20I series too. In their last T20I assignment, they suffered a 3-0 defeat against Pakistan and will be aiming to make a comeback this time.
On the other hand, Afghanistan will be disappointed with their performance in the ODI series. However, they will be high on confidence after a comprehensive seven-wicket wicket win in the last ODI courtesy of a century from Rahmanullah Gurbaz.
Match: Bangladesh vs Afghanistan, 1st T20I
Date & Time: 3rd March 2022, 2:30 PM IST
Venue: Sher-e-Bangla National stadium
The wicket at the Sher-e-Bangla National stadium is ideal for spinners. There won’t be any help for the pacers. However, the spin bowlers will turn out to be effective in the second half of the game.
The temperature in Dhaka is expected to hover around 28 degrees celsius. The weather will be sunny with no chance of precipitation while humidity will be around 40% and wind speed at 11 kmph.
BAN vs AFG Probable Playing XI
Mohammad Naim, Liton Das, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Yasir Ali, Mahmudullah(C), Afif Hossain, Mahedi Hasan, Shoriful Islam, Taskin Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman
Rahmanullah Gurbaz (wk), Hazratullah Zazai, Najibullah Zadran, Usman Ghani, Mohammad Nabi(C), Rashid Khan, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Fareed Ahmad Malik, Fazalhaq Farooqi, Azmatullah Omarzai, Karim Janat
BAN vs AFG Dream11 Team
Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Liton Das, Usman Ghani, Hazratullah Zazai, Afif Hossain, Shakib Al Hasan, Mohammad Nabi, Mujeeb ur Rehman, Mustafizur Rahman, Rashid Khan, Taskin Ahmed
Captain: Shakib Al Hasan | Vice-captain: Rahmanullah Gurbaz
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