Bangladesh (BAN) & New Zealand (NZ) will play their 1st T20 match on 1st September. It will take place at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka. According to Indian Standard Time, the match will begin at 5.30 PM.
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The Black Caps are on a tour to Bangladesh to play five T20Is from September 01 – September 10. All five matches will be played at a single venue due to the Covid-19 pandemic i.e, Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka. The series comes as a perfect opportunity for both teams to fine-tune their preparation for the ICC T20 World Cup.
Bangladesh has names their squad & they are coming for this series after thrashing Australia by 4-1. With that win, they marked their first ever series win over Australia. New Zealand, on the other hand, last played their T20I series in March- April against Bangladesh. Black Caps thrashed the visitors 3-0 in the T20I series.
BAN vs NZ: 1st T20: Weather Report
Rains are expected to interfere with the match. Temperature is expected to stay around 30 degree Celsius. Win speed is expected to be around 7 Km/Hr.
BAN vs NZ: 1st T20: Pitch Report
The pitch here at Dhaka, is reported to be easy to bat on. Though it’s seen that as the match progress, the pitch starts offering some help to the spinners. It will be a difficult pitch for the fast bowlers.
BAN vs NZ: 1st T20: Probable Playing XI
Bangladesh: Mohammad Naim, Soumya Sarkar, Shakib Al Hasan, Mahmudullah (c), Nurul Hasan (wk), Afif Hossain, Mosaddek Hossain, Mahedi Hasan, Mohammad Saifuddin, Nasum Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman
New Zealand: Martin Guptill, Finn Allen, Devon Conway (wk), Will Young, Glenn Phillips, Mark Chapman, Daryl Mitchell, Tim Southee (c), Adam Milne, Todd Astle, Lockie Ferguson
BAN vs NZ: 1st T20: Dream11 Team Prediction
Dream11 Team: Mahmudullah (c), L Das, H Nicholls, F Allen, S A Hasan, S Kuggeleijn, M Rahim (wk), T Latham (vc), H Bennett, M Henry, M Rahman
BAN vs NZ: 1st T20: Result of last 5 T20 Matches
New Zealand: W/W/W/W/W
BAN vs NZ: 1st T20: Live Score: www.cricbuzz.com
BAN vs NZ: 1st T20: Match Prediction
New Zealand is in a great form when it comes to T20 format. Their squad is well prepared to face any kind of challenge. Bangladesh will be high on confidence as they wiped out Australia in their last series. But, New Zealand is a much better team than Australia. It will be an interesting contest for both the teams but expect New Zealand to win the match.