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AUS vs BAN T20 World Cup 2021: Possible Playing 11 of Bangladesh


BAN Playing 11: The Bangladesh team will lock horns with the Australia team in the their last fixture of T20 World Cup 2021. They have been disappointing with their performances and have no wins in 4 league matches.

In the last fixture, the Bangladesh team did not bat well and gave away their wickets easily to tumble down for a score of 84. The key run scorers for the team were Liton Das and Mahedi Hasan with 20+ runs each. While others could not contribute enough for a win. While, the bowlers started well, with Taskin Ahmed getting 2 wickets but the opposition chased down the score in 14 overs.

Team News

  • Bangladesh are out of semifinal race with 4 losses in the tournament.
  • 1 Change is expected in the Bangladesh team’s Playing 11 against Australia.

BAN Playing 11 (likely)

The Bangladesh team played well in the group stages to qualify for the Super 12 stages. But, their performances did not had a spark or confidence to take them through the semifinals, or even win any of the 4 league matches. The batters through the Super 12 Stage couldn’t get going and have to settle for low scores. The injury of Shakib Al Hasan and Mohammad Saifuddin hurt them bad in the middle of the tournament.

For this fixture, there is 1 change expected in Bangladesh’s Playing 11 for their fixture against Australia. The fast bowler Rubel Hossain is expected to replace fellow left arm pacer Shoriful Islam. While, Mustafzur Rahman will still be in the bench to give chances to the youngsters.

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BAN Playing 11 (likely)

1. Soumya Sarkar
2. Mohammad Naim
3. Liton Das (wk)
4. Mushfiqur Rahim
5. Mahmudullah (c)
6. Afif Hossain
7. Shamim Hossain
8. Shoriful Islam
9. Mahedi Hasan
10. Rubel Hossain
11. Taskin Ahmed

Bangladesh Squad

Bangladesh Squad: Mahmudullah (captain), Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Soumya Sarkar, Liton Kumar Das, Afif Hossain, Mohammad Naim, Nurul Hasan Sohan, Shamim Hossain, Mustafizur Rahman, Taskin Ahmed, Mohammad Saifuddin, Shoriful Islam, Mahedi Hasan, Nasum Ahmed

Where to Watch AUS vs BAN Live T20 World Cup 2021

WATCH AUS vs BAN LIVE on Star Sports 1 and Disney+ Hotstar App. The Bangladesh team have displayed disappointing performance in the tournament, and will have to win this fixture to keep their integrity in World Cricket. It will be a very tough contest for them against the Australian team, who have been impressive with their performances. In this purpose, the experienced players like Mushfiqur Rahim and Mahmudullah will have to contribute to get a win in this fixture. But the Bangladesh team is known to make a turnaround, and it can be a close contest between both the teams.

4 Fantasy picks for Australia vs Bangladesh from BAN

1. Mushfiqur Rahim

The most experienced batter of the Bangladesh team is known to perform well against the top teams, and will look to keep the same track record. In 7 matches, he has scored 143 runs and need to use his batting skills well to guide the team into a comfortable position.

Name Matches Runs Average
Mushfiqur Rahim 7 143 23.83

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2. Liton Das

The opener has a solid technique and stable mindset to play for longer duration. He has been impressive to stitch crucial partnerships for the team and will be looking to keep contributing the same. In 7 matches, Liton Das has scored 133 runs at an average of 19.

Name Matches Runs Average
Liton Das 7 133 19

3. Mahedi Hasan

One of the most consistent wicket takers for the Bangladesh team in the white ball cricket has kept tight line lengths to dismiss the batters. He analyses the situation well and can read the batter’s mind in an effective manner. Mahedi has 8 wickets in 7 matches of T20 World Cup 2021.

Name Matches Wickets Average
Mahedi Hasan 7 8 18.75

4. Taskin Ahmed

The pacer was terrific in the last league match with his line lengths and was able to swing the ball well and disturb the flow of batters. He only gave away 18 runs and scalped 2 wickets off 4 overs and will look to maintain the same form.

Name Matches Wickets Average
Taskin Ahmed 5 5 21.20

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