WI vs BAN Dream11: West Indies and Bangladesh square off in the second and final Test of the two-match series. Hosts West Indies won the first Test by seven wickets to take a 1-0 lead in the series. Going into the second game, West Indies will look to carry the momentum forward and complete a series win with another victory. On the other hand, Bangladesh will need to lift themselves up and are in a must-win position to draw the series.
West Indies vs Bangladesh 2nd Test
24 June – 28 June, 7:30 PM IST
Darren Sammy National Cricket Stadium, Gros Islet, St Lucia
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The wicket at this ground is good for batting initially. Teams batting first have won the majority of games at this venue with an average first innings total of 335.
Last result at the venue
The last Test at this venue was played in June 2021 between West Indies and South Africa. South Africa won the game by 158 runs.
West Indies: WWDDL
(Last 5 Test matches)
Kraigg Brathwaite (C)
Joshua Da Silva/Devon Thomas (wk)
Kraigg Brathwaite Stats in Test
Kraigg Brathwaite has performed fairly well against Bangladesh in Tests. He has scored 912 runs from 21 innings at an average of 45.60. Brathwaite is the leading run-scorer for West Indies in this series scoring 95 runs in the first Test. The West Indies skipper is in good form with the bat and will want to lead from the front in this game as well.
|Matches Played||Runs||Last 5 performance||Last 5 performances against BAN||Batting Average|
|78||4838||1, 94, 20*, 17, 56*||1, 94, 6, 47, 20||34.31|
Kemar Roach Stats in Test
Kemar Roach’s stats in the Test against Bangladesh are impressive. He has picked up 41 wickets. Roach has impressive numbers against Bangladesh both at home and away. He picked up seven wickets in the first match including a five-wicket haul. Roach is the lead pacer for West Indies in this series.
|Matches Played||Wickets||Last 5 performance||Last 5 performances against BAN||Bowling Average|
|72||249||5/53, 2/21, 2/10, 2/41, 1/31||5/53, 2/21, 0/17, 1/60, 2/61||26.71|
Mahmudul Hasan Joy
Mehidy Hasan Miraz
Najmul Hossain Shanto
Shakib Al Hasan (c)
Nurul Hasan (wk)
Nurul Hasan Stats in Test
Nurul Hasan has scored two half-centuries against West Indies from six innings, both away from home. He scored 64 runs in the second innings of the first Test and impressed with his batting abilities. Bangladesh will bank on him to make important contributions in this match as well.
|Matches Played||Runs||Last 5 performance||Last 5 performances against WI||Batting Average|
|6||271||64, 0, 36, 41, 15||64, 0, 0, 0, 64||24.64|
Shakib Al Hasan Stats in Test
Star all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan’s stats against West Indies in Tests are excellent. He has scored a total of 927 runs and picked up 47 wickets. Shakib scored 114 runs in the first Test with the fifties in both innings. He is also an effective bowler and an all-round player to watch out for.
|Matches Played||Runs/Wickets||Last 5 performance||Last 5 performances against WI||Batting average/Bowling average|
|62||4227/225||63 & 0/3, 51 & 1/48, 0 & 5/96, DNB & 1/58, 26 & 3/60||63 & 0/3, 51 & 1/48, DNB & DNB, 68 & 0/16, DNB & 1/65||39.5/31.12|
West Indies won the first Test by seven wickets, taking a 1-0 lead in the series. They won their previous Test series 1-0 against England and will eye another series win here.
Meanwhile, Bangladesh will have to win this game at any cost to draw the series after their defeat in the first Test. Bangladesh have lost both of their previous Test series against Sri Lanka and South Africa.
West Indies and Bangladesh have played each other in 19 Tests so far. Hosts West Indies have had the better of the visitors, winning 13 games. Bangladesh have only managed to win four matches while 2 games have ended in a draw.
Wicket-keepers: Nurul Hasan
Batsmen: Jermaine Blackwood, John Campbell, Tamim Iqbal, Kraigg Brathwaite
All-rounder: Shakib Al Hasan, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Kyle Mayers
Bowlers: Kemar Roach, Mustafizur Rahman, Jayden Seales
Captain, Vice-Captain for Small League, Head-to-Head contests: Kraigg Brathwaite, Mehidy Hasan Miraz
Captain, Vice-Captain for Grand League: Shakib Al Hasan, Kyle Mayers