Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka
Details: Thursday, 15 Feb, 04:30 PM
1st T20, Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka
Bangladesh Vs Sri Lanka 1st T20 will be played on 15 february 2018 at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka.
Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka
It is expected to be a cloudy day with temperatures hovering around the 28 degree celsius mark. There’s no chance of a shower.
Head to head
Sri Lanka have the edge, having won five of the seven T20Is between the sides but Bangladesh have won the only game played in Mirpur.
Venue Stats T20I
Total matches 36
Matches won batting first 17
Matches won bowling first 19
Average 1st Inns scores 146
Average 2nd Inns scores 125
Highest total recorded 204/5 (20 Ov) by NZ vs Ban
Lowest total recorded 72/10 (17.1 Ov) by Afg vs Ban
Highest score chased 179/4 (19.4 Ov) by WI vs Aus
Lowest score defended 129/8 (20 Ov) by SL vs UAE
Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Mushfiqur Rahim(w), Sabbir Rahman, Mahmudullah(c), Afif Hossain, Ariful Haque,Mohammad Saifuddin, Mahedi Hasan, Rubel Hossain, Mustafizur Rahman, Abu Hider Rony, Abu Jayed, Zakir Hasan,Nazmul Islam, Mohammad Mithun
Sri Lanka Squad
Upul Tharanga, Danushka Gunathilaka, Dinesh Chandimal(c), Niroshan Dickwella(w), Thisara Perera, Dasun Shanaka,Akila Dananjaya, Jeffrey Vandersay, Isuru Udana, Shehan Madushanka, Amila Aponso, Kusal Mendis, Jeevan Mendis,Asitha Fernando.
- Bangladesh will be without the services of Shakib Al Hasan and Nazmul Islam will replace him.
- Mahmudullah will lead the team.
- Mushfiqur Rahim and Tamim Iqbal is also injured they will give fitness test before match.
- If Tamim is fit, he will open with Soumya Sarkar.Among the newcomers, Afif Hossain, Ariful Haque and either one of Nazmul Islam or Mahedi Hasan are likely to make their debuts.
- Asela Gunaratne will not play he is ruled out due to an Injury.
- Angelo Mathews and Kusal Perera miss out due to injuries
- Kusal Mendis has been retained with the team.
1 Tamim Iqbal/Mohammad Mithun, 2 Soumya Sarkar, 3 Afif Hossain, 4 Mushfiqur Rahim / Zakir Hasan (wk), 5 Sabbir Rahman,6 Mahmudullah, 7 Ariful Haque, 8 Mohammad Saifuddin, 9 Mahedi Hasan/Nazmul Islam, 10 Mustafizur Rahman,11 Rubel Hossain
1 Upul Tharanga, 2 Niroshan Dickwella (wk), 3 Kusal Mendis, 4 Danushka Gunathilaka, 5 Dinesh Chandimal (capt),6 Thisara Perera, 7 Dasun Shanaka, 8 Akila Dananjaya, 9 Isuru Udana, 10. Amila Aponso, 11 Shehan Madushanka