Bangladesh vs Afghanistan will lock horns in the first of two T20Is in Dhaka today. The team finished a three-match ODI series on Sunday with Afghanistan winning the final game. Bangladesh won the series 2-1.
Read the article to gain info on the upcoming match details. This will help you make a calculated decision while trying your luck on the favorite player or team.
Teams: Bangladesh vs Afghanistan
Date and time: March 3, 2022, 2.30 PM
Venue: Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka
Bangladesh vs Afghanistan – Match Overview
Both the teams fought the ODI series well. Given the current situation, Mohammad Nabi’s side will be more than a threat to Bangladesh. Mahmudullah, the skipper of Bangladesh is not having a great time. They have lost eight of the last games and will require a massive effort to come out of the slump.
The veterans of Bangladesh, Shakib Al Hasan as well as Liton Das will make a comeback which is supposed to strengthen their side.
Afghanistan is playing their first T20I since the World Cup in the UAE last year. They have dropped some of their players like Mohammad Shahzad, Hamid Hassan, Gulbadin Naib, and Hasmatulla Shahidi.
Bangladesh vs Afghanistan – Possible Playing XI
Bangladesh- Possible Playing XI
Liton Das, Munim Shahriar, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim (WK), Mahmudullah (C), Yasir Ali, Afif Hossain, Mahedi Hasan, Taskin Ahmed, Nasum Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman.
Bangladesh – Squad
Mahmudullah (Captain), Liton Kumar Das, Munim Shahriar, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Afif Hossain, Shak Mahedi Hasan, Yasir Ali Chowdhury, , Shoriful Islam, Nasum Ahmed, Shohidul Islam, Mohammad Naim Sheikh, Mustafizur Rahman, Taskin Ahmed.
Afghanistan – Possible Playing XI
Hazratullah Zazai, Rahmanullah Gurbaz (WK), Darwish Rasooli, Najibullah Zadran, Mohammad Nabi (C), Azmatullah Omarzai, Karim Janat, Rashid Khan, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Fazalhaq Farooqi, Farid Ahmed.
Afghanistan – Squad
Mohammad Nabi (C), Afsar Zazai, Azmatullah Omarzai, Darwish Rasooli, Farid Ahmad Malik, Fazal Haq Farooqi, Karim Janat, Mujib ur Rahman, Nijat Masoud, Qais Ahmad, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Najibullah Zadran, Rashid Khan, Sharafuddin Ashraf and Usman Ghani, Hazratullah Zazai
Bangladesh vs Afghanistan – Pitch and Weather Predictions
The Shere Bangla National Stadium in Dhaka is known to assist the spinners. The match is set to take place at 3 pm local time. The pitch will be fresh and good for batting. However, the surface might change later as the game progresses.
The team that wins the toss and bats first will have a higher chance of winning the game.
The Sun will be scorching in Dhaka during the match. The temperature is expected to be around 33 degrees Celsius and it might come down to 27 degrees as the game progresses.
There is no chance of rain so far.
Bangladesh vs Afghanistan – Pre-Play Predictions
Top Batsman: Liton Das (Bangladesh), Rahmanullah Gurbaz (Afghanistan)
Top Bowler: Mustafizur Rahman (Bangladesh), Rashid Khan (Afghanistan)
Most Sixes: Liton Das (Bangladesh), Mohammad Nabi (Afghanistan)
Player of the Match: Shakib Al Hasan (Bangladesh), Rashid Khan (Afghanistan)
Who will win the toss? Bangladesh
Who has the most chances to win the match? Bangladesh vs Afghanistan – Prediction
According to the current statistics and previous T20I analysis, Afghanistan has the most chances to win the match. Bangladesh can gain an advantage only if they win the toss and choose to bat.