Bangladesh vs Afghanistan will play in the 2nd ODI of the Afghanistan tour of Bangladesh 2022 at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chattogram. We will cover BAN vs AFG Dream11 Prediction, Probable Playing 11, and Fantasy Cricket Tips.
Bangladesh won the first game of the series by 4 wickets but faced tough competition from the visitors.
Bowling first, their bowlers were clinical and restricted the visitors to a below par total of 214.
Mustafizur Rahman was the pick from the bowlers and picked up 3 wickets. Shakib and Taskin Ahmed also bowled very well and picked up 2 wickets each.
With the bat, their top order and middle-order both collapsed and looked poor with the bat but Afif Hossain and Mehidy Hasan played an outstanding knock and had a record breaking partnership of 170 runs.
Going into this game, Bangladesh will be high on confidence and will also hope for better performance from their top order.
Afghanistan would have lost the game but will have a lot of positives from the first game both with the bat and ball.
Opting to bat first, Rahmanullah Gurbaz was dismissed cheaply but Rahmat Shah and Hashmatullah Shahidi played decent knocks and steadied the ship.
Najibullah Zadran was the pick from the batters and played an excellent knock of 67 runs but was not able to finish the innings well.
With the ball, Fazal haq Farooqi destroyed the Bangladeshi top order and brought Afghanistan back into the game and ended his spell with the figures 4/54 in his 4 overs.
They were unable to find wickets in the middle order and leaked runs but will look for improvement in this game.
Afghanistan will look for some better performances from their batsmen and look to bounce back and level the series.
BAN vs AFG Match Details
Bangladesh vs Afghanistan, 2nd ODI, Afghanistan tour of Bangladesh, 2022.
Date: 25th February 2022.
Time: 10:30 AM IST.
Venue: Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chattogram
BAN vs AFG Pitch Report
Average first innings score: 255
Average total score: 243
(The average score is based on the last 5 ODI matches played at this venue.)
The pitch at Chattogram is expected to be slow with spinners being the key in both innings. It will get easy to bat as the game progresses. Anything above 250-260 will be a good total by the team Batting first.
BAN vs AFG Head to Head
Matches Played: 9
BAN Won: 6
AFG Won: 3
No Result: 0
BAN vs AFG recent form
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BAN vs AFG Dream11 Team News
- They are likely to stick with the Same XI without much changes.
- Fareed Ahmad can replace Yamin Ahmedzai in the XI.
Probable Playing XI
Liton Das, Tamim Iqbal (C), Shakib-Al-Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim (Wk), Yasir Ali, Mahmudullah, Afif Hossain, Mehidy Hasan, Taskin Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman, Shoriful Islam.
Rahmanullah Gurbaz (Wk), Ibrahim Zadran, Rahmat Shah, Hashmatullah Shahidi ©, Najibullah Zadran, Mohammad Nabi, Gulbadin Naib, Rashid Khan, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Yamin Ahmedzai/Fareed Ahmad, Fazalhaq Farooqi.
Top Picks for BAN vs AFG Dream11 Team
Shakib Al Hasan:
(1 M, 10 R, 10 A + 9 O, 2 W)
He is one of the best All-Rounders on the team and needs no introduction. Shakib picked up 2 wickets with the ball and scored 10 runs in the last game and is a default pick for C and VC in BAN vs AFG Dream11 Team.
(1 M, 8 R, 8 A)
Tamim is another must-have pick in SL. He was dismissed for just 8 runs in the last game but is a big player and will be desperate to score in this game.
(1 M, 10 O, 3 W)
He will bowl in the powerplay and death and is in brilliant form. Mustafizur Rahman picked up 3 wickets in the last game and another solid option for C and VC.
(1 M, 81 R, 81 A + 10 O, 0 W)
Mehidy Hasan will bowl his 10 overs in middle overs and do finishing duties with the bat. He was brilliant in the last game and scored 81 runs.
(1 M, 10 O, 2 W)
Islam will bowl in middle overs and death. He bowled very well in the last game and picked up 2 wickets.
(1 M, 3 R, 3 A)
Mushfiqur Rahim will be crucial if Bangladesh bat first. He can also give points behind the stumps. Rahik scored only 3 runs in the last game.
(1 M, 1 R, 1 A)
Das will open the innings and is an attacking player. He was dismissed cheaply in the last game but is a very talented player.
(1 M, 10 O, 2 W)
He is another very talented fast bowler who will bowl in powerplay and death. Ahmed also bowled very well in the last game and picked up 2 wickets.
(1 M, 10 O, 1 W)
He needs no introduction and is a world class bowler and can hit a few with the bat. Rashid Khan picked up one wicket in the last game and is another good option for C and VC in the Bangladesh vs Afghanistan fantasy team.
(1 M, 20 R, 20 A + 10 O, 0 W)
Nabi is another very experienced player who will bowl his full 10 overs and also do late hitting with the bat. Nabi scored 20 runs in the last game.
(1 M, 10 O, 4 W)
He was on fire in the last game and destroyed the Bangladeshi top order. Farooqi bowled very well and picked up 4 wickets in the last game.
(1 M, 61 R, 61 A)
Zadran batted very well in the last game and scored 67 runs and will again be their key batsman in this game.
Mujeeb Ur Rahman:
(1 M, 10 O, 1 W)
He is another excellent spinner and will bowl in powerplay. Mujeeb bowled decently in the last game and picked up one wicket
(1 M, 34 R, 34 A)
Shah will bat at 3 and is another solid player. He scored 34 runs in the last game.
(1 M, 28 R, 28 A)
Shahidi will bat in the middle-order. He batted decently in the last game and scored 28 runs.
(1 M, 7 R, 7 A)
He will bat at the top and will open the innings. Gurbaz scored only 7 runs in the last game but is a very talented player.
BAN vs AFG Dream11 Team Prediction
T Iqbal, R Shah, H Shahidi
Shakib Al Hasan (C), M Nabi, M Hasan Miraz
T Ahmed, M Rahman, Rashid Khan (Vc), S Islam
Captain and Vice-Captain (BAN vs AFG Today Match Prediction)
- Shakib Al Hasan
- Rashid Khan
- Mustafizur Rahman
- M Nabi
We will update the final Fantasy Team on Telegram Channel.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.