R Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
March 14, Wednesday; 19:00 IST
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Bangladesh will go into Wednesday’s match with two incentives up for grabs: one is, they’ll deliver their five-match winless run in T20Is towards India to an finish and, in doing so, seal their spot within the last, which India have nearly made it to by successful towards Sri Lanka on Monday.
Led by Mushfiqur Rahim’s career-best 72*, Bangladesh efficiently chased a file goal (215) towards Sri Lanka and can take confidence from that batting efficiency into the match towards India, who, nevertheless, are a a lot stronger group in each division than the Lankan Lions. The Bangladeshi bowlers clearly must step up from being ineffective and costly to not less than with the ability to stem the run move. Their quick bowlers aren’t brief on expertise and publicity and with the circumstances on the R Premadasa Stadium being batsmen-friendly, they must be the differential to the equation.
India can play with the luxurious of getting nearly reached the ultimate, however this group is not going to take the foot off the pedal and look to keep up the successful momentum. The likes of Suresh Raina and Rohit Sharma have but to make a major contribution with the bat, whereas Yuzvendra Chahal has been much less of a menace and fairly costly within the three matches to date. So, as three of an important personnel, these gamers actually have scope for enchancment and this match—given the appreciable lack of stress from an Indian viewpoint—is an ideal alternative for them to regain their finest kind forward of Sunday’s last.
Enjoying circumstances and climate forecast
All 4 matches on this event to date have been gained by the group batting second, indicating not solely the affect of the toss but in addition the batsmen-friendly nature of the Premadasa pitch. Wednesday would possibly throw up one other run-fest!
As for the toss, India would possibly wish to bat first if Rohit wins the toss, with an intention to equip themselves for the same state of affairs come the ultimate. Bangladesh, who’ve but to succeed in the ultimate, will clearly favor chasing, notably after having chased down a 200-plus rating solely 4 evenings in the past.
The climate forecast is for thunderstorms within the night.
Nidahas Trophy, India vs Bangladesh enjoying XI
Taskin Ahmed (1 for 40 in three overs) and Rubel Hossain (zero for 45 in 4 overs) have been costly towards Sri Lanka and this may fear the Bangladeshi group administration. However being the senior professionals within the facet, Taskin and Rubel will probably be backed to come back good and are prone to be endured with.
Possible Bangladesh enjoying XI vs India: 1 Mahmudullah (c), 2 Tamim Iqbal, three Litton Das, four Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), 5 Sabbir Rahman, 6 Soumya Sarkar, 7 Mehidy Hasan, eight Taskin Ahmed, 9 Rubel Hossain, 10 Nazmul Islam, 11 Mustafizur Rahman
India, too, are prone to stay unchanged for this match.
Possible India enjoying 11 vs Sri Lanka: 1 Rohit Sharma (C), 2 Shikhar Dhawan, three Suresh Raina, four Manish Pandey, 5 Dinesh Karthik (wk), 6 Vijay Shankar, 7 Lokesh Rahul, eight Shardul Thakur, 9 Jaydev Unadkat, 10 Yuzvendra Chahal, 11 Washington Sundar
Bangladesh’s confidence clashing towards India’s all-round firepower is prone to make this one other intriguing contest. As aforementioned, the bowling assaults must make the distinction for his or her groups with the circumstances being glorious for batting.