Bangladesh will be soaring high in confidence as they are on the back of 4-1 comprehensive win in the T20I series versus Australia. They will now be playing hosts to New Zealand, for yet another five-match T20I series. This will be New Zealand first assignment after the historic ICC World Test Championship win over India. With the ICC T20I World Cup over the horizon as well, both Bangladesh and New Zealand will be eager to gather momentum. The last time the two teams met, it was the Black Caps that secured a 3-0 win over Bangladesh at home.
Fixture Name: 1st T20I, Bangladesh vs New Zealand.
Date: September 1, Wednesday
Time: 3:30 PM (IST)
Ground: Shere e Bangla Stadium
Toss Update: New Zealand have won the toss and will bat first
WK: M Rahim, T Latham
BAT: L Das, C de Grandhomme, F Allen
AR: S Al Hasan, S Kuggelejin
BOW: S Islam, M Rahman, M Henry, H Bennett
BAN Confirmed 11
Mohammad Naim, Liton Das, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah(c), Afif Hossain, Nurul Hasan(w), Mahedi Hasan, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mustafizur Rahman, Nasum Ahmed
Shakin Al Hasan, Mutafizur Rahman, Nasum Ahmed
NZ Confirmed 11
Rachin Ravindra, Tom Blundell, Will Young, Colin de Grandhomme, Tom Latham(w/c), Henry Nicholls, Cole McConchie, Doug Bracewell, Ajaz Patel, Blair Tickner, Jacob Duffy
Colin de Grandhomme, Ajaz Patel
The Match can be streamed live on Fan Code.
The Match will be streamed live on Fan Code.
Mahmudullah (c), Shakib Al Hasan, Mohammad Naim, Mustafizur Rahman, Mushfiqur Rahim, Soumya Sarkar, Mosaddek Hossain, Afif Hossain, Taskin Ahmed, Mohammad Saifuddin, Shoriful Islam, Taijul Islam, Liton Das, Mahedi Hasan, Aminul Islam, Nurul Hasan, Shamim Hossain, Rubel Hossain, Nasum Ahmed
New Zealand Squad
Jacob Duffy, Ajaz Patel, Matt Henry, Tom Latham (c), Finn Allen, Blair Tickner, Hamish Bennett, Tom Blundell, Doug Bracewell, Colin de Grandhomme, Scott Kuggeleijn, Cole McConchie, Henry Nicholls, Rachin Ravindra, Ben Sears, Will Young