Cricket Betting Tips and Fantasy Cricket Match Predictions: Bangladesh vs Pakistan, 1st T20I: 19th Nov
The Bangladesh vs Pakistan, 1st T20I will be played at the Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka.
Facing a full-strength Pakistan side will be some challenge for a new-look and young Bangladesh side albeit in the comfort of their home conditions.
Pakistan finished atop the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 Group 2 points table with wins from all their 5 matches of the Super 12 stage. They had one slip-up and lost by 5 wickets against Australia in the semis to be knocked out of the competition.
Babar Azam was the top run-scorer for Pakistan with 303 runs at a strike rate of 126. He struck 28 fours and 5 sixes. Mohammad Rizwan also made 281 runs at a strike rate of 127.
Shadab Khan was the best bowler for South Africa - almost at par with Shaheen Afridi - and picked up 9 wickets while bowling at an average of 15 and an economy rate of 6.00.
Bangladesh ended up at the 6th spot in the ICC T20 World Cup 2021 Group 1 points table with losses from all their 5 matches of the Super 12 stage.
Mohammad Naim was the top run-scorer for Bangladesh with 174 runs at a strike rate of 110. He struck 15 fours and 4 sixes. Mahmudullah also made 169 runs at a strike rate of 120.
In the absence of Shakib Al Hasan who is out injured, Mahedi Hasan was the best bowler for Bangladesh and picked up 8 wickets while bowling at an average of 18 and an economy rate of 6.12.
Pakistan - Babar Azam (captain), Shadab Khan (vice-captain), Asif Ali, Fakhar Zaman, Haider Ali, Haris Rauf, Hasan Ali, Iftikhar Ahmed, Imad Wasim, Khushdil Shah, Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Rizwan (wicketkeeper), Mohammad Wasim Jnr, Sarfaraz Ahmed (wicketkeeper), Shaheen Shah Afridi, Shahnawaz Dahani, Shoaib Malik, Usman Qadir
Bangladesh - Mahmudullah (captain), Naim Sheikh, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Afif Hossain, Nurul Hasan Sohan, Shak Mahedi Hasan, Aminul Islam Biplob, Mustafizur Rahman, Shoriful Islam, Taskin Ahmed, Shamim Hossain, Nasum Ahmed, Saif Hassan, Yasir Ali Chowdhury, Shohidul Islam, Akbar Ali
Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions* - PrePlay
Who will win the toss? - Pakistan
Who will win? – Pakistan
Top Batter (Runs Scored) – Babar Azam (Pakistan), Mohammad Naim (Bangladesh)
Top Bowler (Wickets taken) – Shaheen Afridi (Pakistan), Mahedi Hasan (Bangladesh)
Most Sixes – Asif Ali (Pakistan), Mahmudullah (Bangladesh)
Player of the Match – Shaheen Afridi
Team Scores Batting first – Pakistan 160+, Bangladesh 135+
Match Handicap Pakistan
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*NB these predictions may be changed nearer the start of the match once the final starting teams have been announced and we will be running ‘In–Play’ features, so stay tuned.
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