Bangladesh vs Zimbabwe Dream11 Prediction & Preview: 1st T20I
Bangladesh and Zimbabwe will clash against each other in the 1st T20I of the Zimbabwe tour of Bangladesh, 2020 at Shere Bangla National Stadium in Dhaka. We will provide BAN vs ZIM Dream11 Prediction, Probable Playing XI, and Fantasy Cricket Tips.
Bangladesh with its clinical performance won the ODI series 3-0. Now they would look forward to the T20I series and would be very confident to win that too keeping in mind about the T20 world cup this year.
The last T20I series that Bangladesh played was over a month ago against Pakistan where they lost the series 2-0 and also lost a series before that to India 2-1. But they would be confident coming into this T20 series as they are confident of the ODI series win. Moreover, all their players look fit and in good form so there is nothing much for them to worry about. In the batting Tamim Iqbal, Liton Das, Mohammad Naim, and Mushfiqur Rahim while being crucial. They are backed up by all-rounders like Afif Hossain, Soumya Sarkar, and Mehidy Hasan. The bowling department also looks good with Mustafizur Rahman, Al-Amin Hossain, and Shafiul Islam.
On the other hand, Zimbabwe was completely outplayed by the hosts. They put up a fight only in the 2nd match of the ODI series where they just lost by 4 runs. They would be hoping to make a comeback by winning the T20 series.
Zimbabwe played their last T20I nearly 4 months ago which was a one-off tournament against Nepal and Singapore. They had won the tournament but Bangladesh is a strong team and won’t be so easy to win against them. Kamunhukamwe, Chakabva, Brendan Taylor are the important players in the top order. All-rounders like Sikandar Raza and Weasley Madhevere in the middle order and pace bowlers Carl Mumba ad Donald Tiripano would be crucial in the team’s win.
BAN vs ZIM, 1st T20I Match, Zimbabwe tour of Bangladesh, 2020.
Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka.
05:30 PM, 9th March 2020.
Average 1st innings score: 152
Average 2nd innings score: 130
Matches won batting 1st: 21
Matches won bowling 1st: 21
The pitch here is generally considered to be good for batting. Bowlers tend to have helped early in the match but as the match progresses it becomes easier for batting. Spinners will play a crucial role here.
There is no chance of rain on the match day.
Mahmudullah Riyad (c), Tamim Iqbal, Liton Das, Soumya Sarkar, Mohammad Naim, Afif Hossain, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mahedi Hasan, Aminul Islam, Nasum Ahmed, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mustafizur Rahman, Shafiul Islam, Al-Amin Hossain, Hasan Mahmud.
Sean Williams (c), Chamu Chibhabha, Brendan Taylor, Craig Ervine, Tinashe Kamunhukamwe, Sikandar Raza, Timycen Maruma, Tinotenda Mutombodzi, Wesley Madhevere, Richmond Mutumbami, Regis Chakabva, Chris Mpofu, Carl Mumba, Ainsley Ndlovu, Charlton Tshuma and Donald Tiripano.
BAN vs ZIM Dream11 Team News
- Mushfiqur Rahim is back, He will play in the middle-orders.
- Anyone from Aminul Islam or Nasum Ahmed will play.
- Craig Ervine is declared fit and expected to play this match.
- Chamu Chibhabha is doubtful for the game.
Probable Playing XI
Tamim Iqbal, Liton Das, Mohammad Naim, Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Mahmudullah (C), Afif Hossain, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mehedi Hasan, Shafiul Islam, Aminul Islam/Nasum Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman.
Tinashe Kamunhukamwe, Regis Chakabva, Craig Ervine, Brendan Taylor (wk), Sean Williams (c), Wesley Madhevere, Sikandar Raza, Richmond Mutumbami (wk), Tinotenda Mutombodzi, Donald Tiripano, Carl Mumba.
Top picks for BAN vs ZIM Dream11 Prediction
He is a left-handed opening batsman and one of the experienced players in the team. Tamim has a hundred to his name and has a batting average of 23.85 in the T20I format.
He is a right-handed batsman and generally opens the batting for Bangladesh. Das has a batting average of 19.15 in the T20I format.
The Left-hand batsman expected to open or bat at no. 3 position. His batting average is 37.20 in T20Is.
He is the wicket-keeper batsman for Bangladesh and bats sensibly in the middle order. Rahim has a batting average of 19.77 in the T20I format.
Skipper is a batting all-rounder but is mostly known for his power-hitting abilities. Mahmudullah has a batting average of 23.93 and has picked up a total of 31 wickets so far in the T20I format.
This 20-year-old batting all-rounder has impressed everyone with his stroke play and bowling abilities. Afif has a batting average of 12.56 and picked up 4 wickets in the 10 matches that he played so far in the T20I format.
He is a batting all-rounder and equally good with both bat and ball. Saifuddin has played only 13 matches so far and has a batting average of 18 and picked up 12 wickets so far in the T20I format.
He is a Right-arm fast-medium. Shafiul took 19 wickets in 19 matches.
He is a left-arm medium-fast bowler and is good with variations in his bowling. Mustafizur has picked up 53 wickets with an average of 21.4 and an economy rate under 8 runs in the T20I format.
He is a Batting Allrounder, who bowls left-arm orthodox and is a left-handed batsman. Williams has a batting average of 24.88 and picked up 32 wickets so far in the T20I format.
He is a batting all-rounder and bowls his full quota of overs. Raza has a batting average of 13.53 and picked up 11 wickets so far in the T20I format.
He is a right-arm medium-fast bowler and is also quite handy with the bat. Donald picked up 11 wickets so far in the 10 matches that he played so far in the T20I format.
He is a right-handed batsman and is also one of the experienced players. Taylor has a batting average of 22.52 in the T20I format.
This 19-year-old bowler made his international debut in the ODI series and looked impressive. Wesley is likely to make his debut in this T20I series.
He is a right-arm fast bowler and one of the experienced players in the team. Mpofu has picked up 31 wickets so far in the T20I format.
He is a right-arm medium-fast bowler. Mumba bowled well in the ODI series and performed well and is likely to make his debut in the T20I with this series.
He is a left-handed batsman and has played 22 T20I matches and scored 462 runs. Ervine’s T20I average is 23.05 runs.
BAN vs ZIM Dream11 Prediction
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Fantasy Cricket Tips:
- In the wicket-keeper, Both Liton Das and Mushfiqur Rahim are good.
- In batsmen, B Taylor, Mahmudullah, and T Kamunhukamwe are also good options.
- Afif Hossain and Mahedi Hasan also good all-rounders.
- Curl Mumba and Aminul Islam, and Chris Mpofu are also good bowlers.
- Liton Das, S Raza, and Mustafizur Rahman are also good for C and Vc.
Captain and Vice-Captain
Tamim Iqbal, Sean Williams, Liton Das, Sikandar Raza, Mustafizur Rahman.
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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.