BAN VS NZ 1st T20I Dream11 Prediction
With the T20I world cup approaching, all cricket-playing nations are set to test their squad before a final selection for the world cup. Bangladesh is hosting New Zealand for a five-match T-20 International Series. Bangladesh clinched a historic series win over Australia by winning their first-ever T-20 series. New Zealand is also in good form. Both teams will look to clinch the series as the crucial T-20 World Cup is approaching in the coming month.
Interestingly, New Zealand has completely dominated Bangladesh in the T-20 International format. Bangladesh has never defeated New Zealand in a T-20 match. However, considering the recent performances of some of the key players on the side the Bangla Tigers have a decent chance of ending this streak of losses.
BAN VS NZ 1st T20I: Match Details
- Date: 1st September 2021
- Time: 3:30 pm
- Venue: Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium, Dhaka, Bangladesh
- Live Stream: Fancode
BAN VS NZ 1st T20I: Head to Head
The rivalry between these two teams has been fairly one-sided. The Head-to-Head stands as follows:
- Matches Played: 10
- Bangladesh Won: 0
- New Zealand Won: 10
BAN VS NZ 1st T20I Dream11 Prediction: Rosters
Mahmudullah (capt), Shakib Al Hasan, MushfiqurRahim, Soumya Sarkar, Liton Das, MosaddekHossain, Afif Hossain, Mohammad Naim, NurulHasan, Shamim Hossain, Rubel Hossain, Mustafizur Rahman, Taskin Ahmed, Mohammad Saifuddin, Shoriful Islam, Taijul Islam, MahediHasan, Aminul Islam, Nasum Ahmed
Tom Latham (C), Finn Allen, Hamish Bennett, Tom Blundell, Doug Bracewell, Colin de Grandhomme, Jacob Duffy, Matt Henry, Scott Kuggeleijn, Cole McConchie, Henry Nicholls, Ajaz Patel, Rachin Ravindra, Ben Sears, Blair Tickner, Will Young.
BAN VS NZ 1st T20I Dream11 Prediction: Key Players
Shakib Al Hasan: The 34-year-old all-rounder has been one of the best in the world for over a decade now. His consistency as a left-handed batsman and slow left-arm orthodox bowler has been unmatched. Over the years he has helped Banglades as a cricket-playing nation reach many heights and is well praised to continue doing the same. When it comes to the T20 format, Al Hasan brings in the experience of playing with international players in the IPL. In a total of 84 T20 matches, he has a decent batting average of 23.53 in addition to the 102 wickets. The upcoming series is of prime importance to the player as well as the team as a whole.
Mahmudullah: With the likes of Kevin Pieterson and Steve Smith, the 35-year-old started off his career as a bowler and was gradually converted to a batsman, and now has the opportunity to lead the Bangladeshi side. An overview of his T20 career shows that he has scored a total of 1650 runs in 97 matches with an average of 23.24. Although the stats do not display, he is a key pillar in the batting lineup and has played numerous crucial knocks.
Tom Latham: The 29-year-old left-handed wicketkeeper-batsman made his debut at the age of 19 and has played at almost all positions from no1 to no9. He has a whopping average of 93.40 against Bangladesh in particular and has scored around 467 runs in the 4 matches he has played against them. With the added responsibility of a captain of the side, he has a chance to prove himself as a cemented player of the Kiwis which is currently filled up with outstanding players in the likes of Kane Williamson.
Colin De Grandhomme: As an explosive allrounder, the 35-year-old has been a major contributor to the side for a long period now. Although his stats are not that impressive he now has the responsibility of a senior member of the squad. His added skills as a fielder make him a key player in the match.
BAN VS NZ 1st T20I Dream11 Prediction: Probable Winner
New Zealand has an outstanding record over Bangladesh and is certainly the favorite team to win the first T-20. Bangladesh has been good at home this season and we can expect a strong retaliation from the Bangla Tigers.
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