BAN Playing 11 ODI World Cup 2023: The cricketing world is abuzz with anticipation as Bangladesh, amidst squad selection controversies, prepares to take on fellow Asian side Afghanistan in their opening clash of the ODI World Cup 2023. This thrilling encounter is scheduled for Saturday, October 7, and promises to set the tone for both teams in the competition.
Bangladesh enters the World Cup with a formidable bowling unit, well-versed in the art of spin. However, they face some challenges in their batting department, making the quest for balance a crucial factor in their campaign.
After a rollercoaster ride in the Asia Cup 2023, where they managed to secure a morale-boosting victory against India, the Tigers are eager to make their mark on the world stage. However, inconsistent performances in the continental tournament have left them with work to do to ensure they challenge the bigger oppositions.
Bangladesh’s fortunes could well be determined by their ability to adapt to different conditions, with spinning tracks offering them an advantage while batting-friendly surfaces may pose a challenge. As they embark on this cricketing journey, Bangladesh faces a balancing act, aiming to make their presence felt in the grand spectacle of the ODI World Cup 2023.
Shakib Al Hasan (C), Najmul Hossain Shanto, Tawhid Hridoy, Litton Kumer Das, Tanzid Hasan Tamim, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah Riyad, Taskin Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman, Hasan Mahmud, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Nasum Ahmed, Shak Mahedi Hasan, Shoriful Islam, and Tanzim Hasan Sakib.