BAN vs NZ Live: The Bangladesh and New Zealand team are competing for the second time in a bilateral series in 2021. In the series conducted in March 2021, the New Zealand team won the T20I series 3-0 on their home soil. While, Bangladesh team have started off with a win in the 1st T20I at Dhaka.
The New Zealand team are an inexperienced side, and is missing the services of their top players like Martin Guptill, Kane Williamson, Tim Southee, Trent Boult, Jimmy Neesham due to the decision made by the Players Welfare Association and players participation in the IPL. While, Bangladesh are in a good space of mind after beating Australia 4-1 in their last T20I series.
The 2nd T20I between Bangladesh and New Zealand will not be broadcasted on TV. The BAN vs NZ 2nd T20I will be streaming Live on FanCode.
The Bangladesh vs New Zealand 2nd T20I is scheduled to start from 3:30 PM IST on 3 September.
The Bangladesh team is looking confident on their home soil and using the spin as their advantage against the visitors. The players like Mustafizur Rahman and Shakib Al Hasan have been consistent contributors for the team, while Mahedi Hasan and Mohammad Saifuddin have been building as a nice prospect for Bangladesh.
Bangladesh Squad: 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
The New Zealand team will rely on the contribution of Tom Latham and Henry Nicholls in the batting department. While the key bowlers will be Ajaz Patel and Doug Bracewell.
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
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