BAN vs NZ Dream11: Bangladesh and New Zealand will face each other for one last time in the series at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka. Bangladesh have already sealed the series with a comprehensive win in the last game. This was also their first ever T20I series win over New Zealand. They may try out some new combinations keeping T20 World Cup in mind. Meanwhile, New Zealand have fought valiantly but their inexperience in these conditions have cost them. The conditions have been tough for batting and spin has dominated thoroughly. With pitch expected to favour slow bowlers, Bangladesh will start as favourites again.
5th T20I, Bangladesh, vs New Zealand
5-Match T20I series
10 September, 2021 @ 3:30 PM IST
BAN (recent last) W W W L W
NZ (recent last) W L L W L
ICC T20I Rankings: BAN 7, NZ 4
Ground: Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka
Brief score of the last result at the venue: Bangladesh 96/4 (19.1 overs) New Zealand 93 all out (19.3 overs) by 6 wickets on 8 September, 2021.
Pitch Report: The pitches have been slow and have favoured spinners throughout the series. It is likely to be the same in this match too. There will be plenty of turn and another low scoring game is expected.
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BAN Playing 11 (likely)
NZ Playing 11 (likely)
Mahmudullah- On a difficult batting pitch, Bangladesh skipper showed great temperament to take this team over the line in the last match. He is a good player of spin and will be expected to get runs here.
Mahmudullah T20I Stats- Runs 1747, Avg. 24
Mahmudullah Stats this series- Runs 97, Avg. 97
Tom Latham- Latham has looked good every time he has come out to bat. He is also the highest run-scorer of the series. He is an excellent player of spin and can tackle these conditions.
Latham T20I Stats- Runs 272, Avg. 21
Latham Stats this series- Runs 109, Avg. 36
Nasum Ahmed- The left-arm spinner’s crucial spell made the difference in the last game. In favourable conditions at Dhaka, his skills will play a big part.
Nasum Ahmed T20I Stats- Wkts 17, Bowl Avg. 15
Nasum Ahmed Stats this series- Wkts 7, Bowl Avg. 6
Ajaz Patel- Ajaz Patel is having a dream series based on his individual performance. He leads thw wicket-taking charts currently and has been consistent throughout the series.
Ajaz Patel T20I Stats- Wkts 9, Bowl Avg. 11
Ajaz Patel this series- Wkts 8, Bowl Avg. 6.50
Injury update and unavailability:
Expected changes and strategy:
New Zealand News
Injury update and unavailability: Tom Blundell has strained quadriceps but is likely to be fit in time.
Expected changes and strategy:
BATSMEN: Mahmudullah (C), W Young, C de Grandhomme, F Allen
WICKET-KEEPERS: T Latham
ALL-ROUNDERS: C McConchie, M Hasan
BOWLERS: A Patel (VC), H Bennett, T Ahmed, N Ahmed
BATSMEN: L Das, H Nicholls, M Naim-Sheikh, A Hossain
WICKET-KEEPERS: M Rahim, T Blundell
ALL-ROUNDERS: R Ravindra (VC)
BOWLERS: A Patel, B Tickner, N Ahmed (C), S Islam
BATSMEN: Mahmudullah, L Das (VC), H Nicholls, C de Grandhomme, S Patwari
WICKET-KEEPERS: T Latham (C), Nurul Hasan
ALL-ROUNDERS: M Hasan
BOWLERS: H Bennett, N Ahmed, S Islam
BATSMEN: Mahmudullah, W Young, F Allen, M Naim-Sheikh
WICKET-KEEPERS: M Rahim, T Latham (VC)
ALL-ROUNDERS: C McConchie, R Ravindra
BOWLERS: T Ahmed, A Patel (C), J Duffy