West Indies vs Bangladesh, 1st T20I
Having lost the ODI series to Bangladesh, West Indies will now eye to clinch the T20I series which begin on Wednesday before ending the tour.
Bangladesh’s tour of West Indies has been full of ups and downs so far. Bangladesh lost the Test series but went on a prowl against the hosts in the ODI series to outplay them by 2-1.
The visitors have gained back their confidence after winning the ODI series and now they will be looking forward to continuing their winning momentum when they meet West Indies in St Kitts & Nevis in the first game.
Venue- Warner Park, Basseterre, St Kitts
Matchday- August 1, Wednesday, 6:00 am IST
Read on for WI vs BAN team news and WI vs BAN dream11 prediction.
WI vs BAN Team News
‘Universe Boss’, Chris Gayle has been rested for the T20I series along with Rayad Emrit.
Windies pacer Sheldon Cottrell has been included in the 13-man squad for the T20Is.
Chadwick Walton has replaced Chris Gayle in the squad.
For Bangladesh, Mustafizur Rahman has returned to the squad after missing out due to a toe injury.
Carlos Brathwaite (c), Evin Lewis, Samuel Badree, Andre Russell, Ashley Nurse, Marlon Samuels, Kesrick Williams, Keemo Paul, Chadwick Walton, Andre Fletcher, Sheldon Cottrell, Denesh Ramdin, Rovman Powell,
Shakib Al Hasan (capt), Soumya Sarkar, Sabbir Rahman, Abu Haider, Tamim Iqbal, Mustafizur Rahman, Abu Jayed, Liton Das, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mosaddek Hossain, Ariful Haque, Mahmudullah Riyad, Mehedi Hasan, Nazmul Islam Apu, Rubel Hossain.
WI vs BAN Playing11
The probable WI vs BAN playing 11 is listed below:
Wicket-Keeper: Chadwick Walton
Batsmen: Evin Lewis, Marlon Samuels, Andre Fletcher, Marlon Samuels,
All-rounders: Carlos Brathwaite(c), Andre Russell
Bowlers: Sheldon Cottrell, K Williams, Keemo Paul, Samuel Badree
Wicket-keeper: Mushfiqur Rahim
Batsmen: Mahmudullah, Soumya Sarkar, Tamim Iqbal, Sabbir Rahman
All-rounders: Mahmudullah, Shakib Al Hasan, Mosaddek Hussain
Bowlers: Mehidy Hasan, Rubel Hossain, Mustafizur Rahman
WI vs BAN Players to watch out for:
Tamim Iqbal was the player of the series who helped Bangladesh ride the big stacks to victory in the ODI series with his bat.
Fit-again Russell might help Windies with his all-around performance.
Mustafizur Rahman and spinner Mehidy Hassan will lead the bowling side for Bangladesh.
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