BAN Playing 11: The Bangladesh team will lock horns with the Sri Lanka team in the Match 15 of T20 World Cup 2021. They secured 2 wins in 3 matches of group stages to qualify for the Super 12 stages.
In the last fixture of group stages, the Bangladesh team secured an easy win against the Papua New Guinea team by 84 runs. They posted a strong total of 181 runs, with the contribution of Mahmudullah and Shakib Al Hasan, while Liton, Saifuddin, and Saif were a good support. Then the bowlers, Saifuddin and Taskin picked 2 wickets each, while Shakib Al Hasan was terrific with 4 wickets.
The Bangladesh team suffered a loss in their first group game against Scotland, but made a fighting comeback in the next 2 matches to make it to the Super 12 stages of the tournament. They would be upbeat after securing win by a big margin of 84 runs.
The Bangladesh team are expected to keep their same Playing 11 as of their last league match. The openers will have to give a good start to the team, and Rahim has to comeback to form. While the experienced players like Mahmuddulah and Shakib Al Hasan have been consistent performers in this tournament.
BAN Playing 11 (likely)
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
WATCH SL vs BAN LIVE on Star Sports 1 and Disney+ Hotstar App. This will be an interesting match between the top Asian teams in the T20 World Cup 2021. They both will be positive about their performances in the warmups and group stages. The Disney+Hotstar plans can be availed by the cricket fans, who want to watch the Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh Match 15 of the T20 World Cup 2021. While the Star Sports 1 will telecast this fixture in the TV Channels, and people can subscribe until the World Cup or upon their wish. With the surface supporting the spin bowlers, the both teams have talented players who can make best use of the pitch.
The leader of the Bangladesh team has been super consistent with his contribution in the group stages and can be trusted due to his composure under pressure. In the last fixture, he scored 50 runs and helped the team to post a strong total on the board.
2. Mohamamad Saifuddin
One of the most under rated players in the Bangladesh Cricket, Saifuddin has been a silent performer for the team. In the last fixture, he scored 19 off 6 balls and took 2 wickets and has a good track record in the limited overs.
3. Mahedi Hasan
The spinner has been a consistent wicket taker for the past 1 year in the limited overs format. He was impressive in the group stages as well, and would look to take wickets with the new ball. In 21 T20I matches, Mahedi Hasan scalped 23 wickets.
4. Shakib Al Hasan
The best pick for this fixture has been terrific in the tournament with his contributuion in both departments. In the last fixture, Shakib scored 46 runs and took 4 wickets at an average of 4.50. In 91 T20Is, he has 1871 runs and 115 wickets.
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