AFGH vs BAN Final, Dream11 Team Prediction | Bangladesh Tri-Series 2019

AFGH vs BAN Dream11 Team Prediction, match preview and probable playing XI of the Final match of Bangladesh Tri-Series 2019. Bangladesh will take on Afghanistan in the final encounter of the T20I Tri-series at Shere Bangla National Stadium in Dhaka.

Team Afghanistan has always been prosperous in T20I format because of their confident and fearless approach. The began the Tri-series on a similar note winning first two encounters comprehensively but have been reduced in the last two matches losing to Zimbabwe and Bangladesh.

In the last match, they lost to Bangladesh by 4 wickets. Batting first, Openers Hazratullah Zazai and Rahmanullah Gurbaz gave another excellent start to the team scoring 47 and 29 runs, but the middle-order again failed to click. Thus, resulting in a below-par total of 138. Shafiqullah Shafiq played a useful cameo of 23* runs for the team. With the ball, Debutant Naveen-ul-Haq took two scalps along with Rashid Khan but ultimately failed to defend the target. They will hope to bounce back tomorrow, and defeat hosts Bangladesh at their home turf to capture the trophy of Tri-series.

On the contrary, Bangladesh has made a good comeback after losing to Afghans in the second encounter. Skipper Shakib Al Hasan is leading the team from the front and is getting support from their pacers, particularly Mohammad Saifuddin and Shafiul Islam. Their key batsmen such as Mushfiqur Rahim and Liton Das have, however not been able to find a good rhythm and are not performing consistently.

In the last match, Bangladesh bowlers were in good form restricting Afghanistan at 138. Part-time spinner Afif Hossain took two scalps while Shakib, Saifuddin and Shafiul Islam were also impressed with the ball. Chasing the target, In-form skipper Shakib Al Hasan single-handedly carried his team to victory scoring unbeaten knock of 70* runs in just 45 balls. Mushfiqur Rahim and Mosaddek Hossain also made handy contributions. They will be eager to continue the momentum and outplay Afghanistan tomorrow.

Match Details

AFGH vs BAN, Final T20I, Afghanistan Tri-Series, 2019.

Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka

06:00 PM, 24th September 2019.

Live Score

Pitch Conditions & Weather Report

Average 1st innings score: 150
Average 2nd innings score: 129

The first leg of the Tri-series was played here only and was supportive of batsmen. Small boundaries further aid the batsmen.

Bowlers both Spinners and Pacers are evenly placed on this track. Death bowlers from team bowling first and spinners from second innings can chip in with more wickets.

Squads

AFGH:
Hazratullah Zazai, Najeeb Tarakai, Asghar Afghan, Najibullah Zadran, Shafiqullah Shafiq (wk), Mohammad Nabi, Rashid Khan (c), Gulbadin Naib, Karim Janat, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Naveen-ul-Haq, Sharafuddin Ashraf, Fazal Niazai, Dawlat Zadran, Shahidullah Kamal, Fareed Malik, Rahmanullah Gurbaz.

BAN:
Shakib Al Hasan (c), Mohd Naim, Sabbir Rahman, Mahmudullah, Afif Hossain, Mosaddek Hossain, Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Mohammad Saifuddin, Liton Das, Mushfiqur Rahim, Taijul Islam, Mustafizur Rahman, Shafiul Islam, Aminul Islam, Rubel Hossain.

AFGH vs BAN Dream11 Team News

Afghanistan:

  • Pacer Karim Janat is likely to be replaced by Fareed Malik or Dawlat Zadran.
  • They are likely to persist with Asghar Afghan after two consecutive ducks.
  • Rashid Khan suffered a hamstring injury in last match while fielding during the eighth over. He has high chances to feature tomorrow but can be slightly risky.

Bangladesh:

  • Under-performing opener Nazmul Hossain Shanto can be replaced by Mohammad Naim. Chances of same are less.
  • Aminul Islam did not play the last match due to injury. If fit, He will replace Sabbir Rahman in the playing XI.

Probable Playing XI

AFGH:
Hazratullah Zazai, Rahmanullah Gurbaz (WK), Asghar Afghan, Najibullah Zadran, Mohammad Nabi, Gulbadin Naib, Shafiqullah Shafiq, Fareed Malik/Dawlat Zadran, Rashid Khan (C), Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Naveen-ul-Haq.

BAN:
Liton Das, N Hossain Shanto/M Naim, Shakib Al Hasan (c), Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Mahmudullah, Sabbir Rahman, Afif Hossain, Mosaddek Hossain, Mohammad Saifuddin, Shafiul Islam, Mustafizur Rahman.

Key Players/Top Picks for AFGH vs BAN Dream11

Wicket-Keeper:

Primary Options: R Gurbaz, Liton Das, Mushfiqur Rahim

R Gurbaz will open the innings and scored attacking 43, 61 and 29 run knock in three matches.

Liton Das can open the innings and is a reliable batsman. He scored 38 runs from 22 balls in the second last match but failed in rest encounters.

Mushfiqur Rahim is the backbone of Bangladesh batting line-up and is in a consistent form. He scored 32 and 26 runs in the last two matches and will be eager to score big tomorrow.

Other Options: S Shafiq

Shafiqullah Shafiq scored 16 and 23 runs in the last two matches and is a hit-or-miss type batsman.

Batsmen:

Primary Options: H Zazai, Mahmudullah, Najibullah Zadran, Asghar Afghan, Afif Hossain.

Hazratullah Zazai is a very attacking batsman, but he lacks consistency. He scored 31 and 47 runs in last two matches.

Mahmadullah is an attacking middle-order batsman and is performing well in this series. He scored 44 and 62 runs in two matches.

Najibullah Zadran is an attacking middle-order batsman and performed well in limited chances in WC’19 and CPL. He scored 30 ball-69* runs knock in the first match.

Ex-captain Asghar Afghan is a reliable batsman and scores at a reasonable strike rate. He scored 40 runs in one match but got out on a duck in last two games.

Afif Hossain is an attacking batsman and useful spinner. He took two wickets in the last match and scored a match-winning knock of 52 runs in the first T20I.

Other Options: N Shanto

N Hossain Shanto is an average opener. He can be an excellent grand league pick in your Dream11 team if plays.

All-rounders for BAN vs AFGH Dream11 Team:

Primary Options: Shakib Al Hasan, M Nabi, Gulbadin Naib.

Shakib Al Hasan is in the form of his life and was one of the top scorers of World Cup 2019. He took four wickets in the last three matches and scored match-winning 70* run knock in the previous game.

Mohammad Nabi is one of the best T20I all-rounders. He can do hard-hitting for the team and can also bowl his quota of overs effectively. He scored 38 and 84 runs in just 18 and 54 balls respectively in two matches but failed in the last two games.

Gulbadin Naib recently leads the side in WC’19. He is an attacking batsman and medium-pace bowler. He took two scalps in one match and has failed to make any standout performance in this series.

Other Options: Mosaddek Hossain, Aminul Islam

Mosaddek Hossain has performed well in recent times as a finisher and can also bowl a few overs of spin. He scored 30 runs and took one scalp in the first T20I.

Aminul Islam is a good spin all-rounder. He took two scalps in the second-last match, has fewer chances to play tomorrow.

Bowlers for Bangladesh vs Afghanistan Dream11:

Primary Options: Rashid Khan, M Saifuddin, Mujeeb, Mustafizur Rahman, Farid Malik

Skipper Rashid Khan is a top-class T20I bowler and can also be handy with the bat. He took two wicket-haul in three matches.

M Saifuddin is a wicket-taking pacer and can also be handy with the bat. He took brilliant four wicket-haul in third last match and is in good form.

Mujeeb is an excellent spin bowler and will bowl mostly in initial overs. He took seven scalps in the last three matches.

Left-arm pacer Mustafizur Rahman can take plenty of wickets. He took three scalps in the last two matches but is not looking in his best form.

Left-arm pacer Fareed Malik took two scalps each in both the matches and can be a good pick in BAN vs AFGH Dream11 team if he plays.

Other option: Shafiul Islam,  Naveen-ul-Haq

Shafiul Islam is a good pacer and took three wicket-haul in second last match.

Pacer Naveen-ul-Haq made a memorable in the last match taking two scalps.

AFGH vs BAN Dream11 Team Prediction

Rahmanullah Gurbaz (wk)
Liton Das (wk)
Hazratullah Zazai
Najibullah Zadran
Mahmudullah
Mohammad Nabi (Vc)
Shakib Al Hasan (C)
Rashid Khan (If play)
Mujeeb ur Rahman
Mustafizur Rahman
Mohammad Saifuddin

Captain and Vc Choices

Shakib Al Hasan, Mohammad Nabi, R Gurbaz, Mahmudullah, H Zazai, Liton Das, Rashid Khan, Mustafizur Rahman.

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