BD-U23 vs MLD Dream11 Prediction: The second match of the ongoing South Asian Games Men’s Cricket Competition 2019 will be played between Bangladesh U23 and Maldives at Kirtipur tomorrow morning.
The opening fixture of the tournament was played between Nepal and Sri Lanka U23 in which the latter turned out victorious by 6 wickets.
This is the 13th edition of the South Asian Games with Kathmandu hosting the Men’s T20 Cricket and Pokhara hosting the Women’s T20 Cricket. All games will be played as per the International Cricket Council (ICC) global ranking T20 fixtures.
Match Details :
Bangladesh Under 23 vs Maldives | South Asian T20 2019
04 December 2019, 08:45 AM IST
Tribhuvan University International Cricket Ground, Kirtipur
Maldives Team News and Expected Playing XI :
Mohamed Rishwan, Mohamed Mahfooz (C), Ahmed Hassan, Mohamed Azzam (wk), Adam Nasif, Ibrahim Hasan, M Ivan, I Raid
Mohamed Mahfooz(C), Hassan Ibrahim, Mohamed Rishwan, Mohamed Azzam(WK), Ahmed Hassan, Ameel Mauroof, Rassam Rasheed, Adam Nasif, Ibrahim Rizan, Leem Shafeeq, Yoosuf Azyan Farhath, Mohamed Ivan, Nazuwan Badeeu, Ibrahim Raid
Bangladesh Under 23 Team News and Expected Playing XI :
Soumya Sarkar, Najmul Hossain (C), Zakir Hasan(WK), Naim Sheikh, Afif Hossain, Mehedi Hasan, Abu Hider, Hasan Mahmud, Sumon Khan
Bangladesh U23 Squad:
Yasir Ali, Najmul Hossain(C), Tanvir Islam, Mahmud Hasan, Zakir Hasan(WK), Naim Sheikh, Afif Hossain, Minhajul Abedin, Soumya Sarkar, Mehedi Hasan, Sumon Khan, Abu Hider, Mahadi Hassan, Mahidul Islam
Soumya Sarkar – Has a wealth of experience and averages 17.19 in T20Is. In 46 T20I innings, he has scored 791 runs at a strike rate of 122.06
Naim Sheikh – He made his debut against India recently. In 9 T20 innings, the opening batsman has scored 233 runs at an average of 33.28 and a strike rate of 112.01 including a fifty
Afif Hossain – He is a key all-rounder in the side and has healthy experience of playing List A games and first-class cricket. He has picked 18 wickets in 25 T20 innings and has also scored 592 runs in 33 T20 innings at an average of 19.73
M Mahfooz – The skipper has played 8 T20Is and has scored 26 runs in 4 innings along with picking 7 scalps in 8 innings at an economy below 8
M Azzam – The wicket-keeper batsman has scored 41 runs in 4 T20Is at an average of 13.66
Wicket-keepers: M Azzam
Batsmen: N Sheikh, S Sarkar, A Hassan
All-rounders: A Hossain, A Hider, A Nasif
Bowlers: H Mahmud, M Hasan, H Ibrahim, I Raid
Captain and vice-captain: S Sarkar, A Hider, A Hassan, M Hasan
Who will win: Bangladesh U23 is favourite to win the contest as they are a stronger side and have a number of players who have rich international experience.