BAN vs SL Today Match Prediction: Bangladesh will host Sri Lanka once again for the third and final ODI of this three match ODI series. The hosts, Bangladesh have already clinched the series 2-0 and will be hoping to clean sweep the series. Whereas Sri Lanka, who suffered their first ever series loss to Bangladesh will be keen to get a win under their belt so as to save the pride of the nation.
In BAN vs SL Dream 11 Prediction, let’s see player stats and team form next.
Mehidy Hasan: The man in form has so far picked up 7 wickets from the first two ODIs, thereby taking the series completely away from the visitors. With a favourable pitch to manipulate on, expect him to continue his good run again in the 3rd ODI as well.
Mustafizur Rahman: The Fizz is in fine form with the ball, he picked up three wickets each in both the ODIs, with a splendid economy of close to 3.
Mushfiqur Rahim: He is single headedly carrying the Bangladesh batting line-up on his shoulders. One of the most consistent number four batsmen of the modern era, he scored 84 and 125 runs in the first two ODIs.
Other valuable choices: Mahmudullah, Tamim Iqbal, Shakib Al Hasan
Wanindu Hasaranga: He scored 74 from 60 deliveries in the first ODI and has been economical with the ball in the first two ODIs. His form is one of the very few take away for the island nation from this series.
Danushka Gunathilaka: He was in fine form leading up to this tournament. Even though he failed to carry on that momentum, he showed glimpses of his form in the last match. Expect him to play a fighting know to save his side from a humiliating series defeat.
Other Valuable Picks: Chameera, Sandakan, Dhananjeya de Silva
BAN playing 11 (likely): Tamim Iqbal (C), Liton Das, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Mosaddek Hossain, Mahmudullah Riyad, Afif Hossain Dhrubo, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Mohammad Saifuddin, Shoriful Islam, Mustafizur Rahman.
SL playing 11 (likely): Danushka Gunathilaka, Kusal Perera (C and WK), Kusal Mendis, Pathum Nissanka, Ashen Bandara,Dhananjeya De Silva, Dasun Shanaka, Wanindu Hasaranga, Isuru Udana, Dushmantha Chameera, Lakshan Sandakan
Form guide (Last 5 games)
BAN – WWLLL
Head-to-Head (ODI format)
Records at Sher E Bangla (ODI format)
BAN – 9 wins and 5 defeats in 14 games since 2018
SL – 3 wins and 4 defeats in 6 games
Current Status of the Series
Considering the current form, home advantage and the inexperience of the opposition, the home team Bangladesh is expected to win this match with ease and close this series 3-0. Even the former Sri Lankan captain Sanath Jayasurya expressed his disbelief in this young Sri Lankan side after the series loss.
Today match score: Average score on this ground is 243.
Today pitch report: The wicket in Mirpur is once again expected to be a slow one, favouring the spinners largely. It is most likely to be a low scoring match.
Who won yesterday match: The last match in this series was won by Bangladesh by 103 runs (DLS method).
Schedule: BAN vs SL May 28 at Sher E Bangla stadium, Mirpur.
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