Sri Lanka Vs Bangladesh Match Prediction: Pitch report, Weather report, and fantasy team for today’s match no 15 of ICC T20 WC?

After performing excellently in the first stage of the WC, both Asian teams are ready to fight in the league stage. Sri Lanka is the favorite for this Match. The Match will be played at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah, on 24th October 2021.

It will be exciting for both cricket team fans, which team starts a journey with victory on the league stage. Sri Lanka Vs Bangladesh Match Prediction.

Preview: Sri Lanka Vs Bangladesh Match Prediction

After failing to qualify in the super 12 directly, Sri Lanka won their Match in the qualifying round. They defeated Namibia, Netherlands, and Ireland. They have proper balance in their team in all departments. Opener KusalParera is back in form. The top three haven’t scored more runs, but collective team performances lead their team to a good run chase and build total. KusalParera 33 run knock is a sign that he is back in form; due to this, Lanka feels a lot more confident.

Bangladesh:

Bangladesh started its journey with an upset against Scotland. However, Bangla Tigers bounce back with two consecutive victories. Their openers perform well in qualifying matches. Skipper Mehmudullah is also back in form. He scored 50 runs in 28 balls to set a target of 181 runs. Bangladesh has a strong balling unit. Shakib was also excellent with the ball in qualifying matches. He scored runs with the bat also. 

It will be important to see who will win the toss. And which team manage to bat well on this slow pitch. Keeping both batting and balling order in mind, we backed Sri Lanka to win the game.

Probable playing XI of both teams

Sri Lanka: Pathum Nissanka, KusalPerera (wk), CharithAsalanka, Avishka Fernando, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Wanindu Hasaranga, DasunShanaka (c), Chamika Karunaratne, DusmanthaChameera, MaheeshTheekshana, Lahiru Kumara

Bench: Dhananjaya de Silva, AkilaDananjaya, Binura Fernando, Dinesh Chandimal

Bangladesh: Liton Das, Mohammad Naim, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah (c), Afif Hossain, Nurul Hasan (wk), Mahedi Hasan, Mohammad Saifuddin, Nasum Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman 

Bench: Taskin Ahmed, Shoriful Islam, Shamim Hossain, Soumya Sarkar

Sri Lanka Vs Bangladesh Match Details

  • Match: Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh, Match 15, Super 12 Group 1
  • Venue: Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah, Abu Dhabi.
  • Date & Time: 24th October at 3:30 PM IST and 2:00 PM Local Time
  • Live Streaming: Star Sports Network and Disney+Hotstar, Ghazi TV &Siyatha TV

Pitch Report And Condition

The surface here in Sharjah has completely bowling-friendly one batters face the struggle to score runs here. By looking at the recent T20 matches played here, the target of 130runs looks hard to chase on this venue. The batting first team has an advantage over this pitch. Spinner is likely to play an important role in today’s clash over this pitch.

Average score:

The average batting score of the first innings here is 140 runs. And most of the team defended this target very well. So batting first has a winning percentage of 70% on this pitch.

Weather Report For Today Match

It can remain a hot and humid day, with the average temperature hovering around 32 degrees Celsius. The Match cannot be interrupted by rain as there are no chances of rain. The overall weather of Sharjah is expected to be dry.

The probable best batter of the Match

Mohammad Naim (Bangladesh)

Mohammad Naim has been one of Bangladesh’s most consistent batters over the last two years. Soumya Sarkar replaced the opener in the playing eleven in the game against Oman. However, this batsman made an impactful performance. Although he scored a duck against PNG, Naim has the potential to score big in this game. He will be the player to keep an eye on in this clash.

Sri Lanka Vs Bangladesh Match Prediction: Probable best bowler of the Match

Wanindu Hasaranga (Sri Lanka)

This pitch balling-friendly pitch and spinner have a high advantage on this pitch. Noting this point, Wanindu Hasaranga will be the bowler to keep an eye on. In three matches, the leg-spinner has picked up six wickets at a lower economy rate of 4.09. This right-arm leg spinner has shown that he can be a tough customer to deal with on the slow and low pitches in the UAE. Not to forget that Hasaranga also scored fifty against Ireland in the first stage of WC.

Sri Lanka Vs Bangladesh Match Prediction: Fantasy Player List: Dream 11, MPL, Predictions For Today’s Match

  • Wicket-Keepers: K. Perera
  • Batsman: Mahmudullah, A. Fernando, N. Sheikh
  • All-Rounders: S. Al Hasan, M. Hasan, W. Hasaranga
  • Bowlers: M. Rahman, M. Saifuddin, L. Kumara, M. Theeksha
  • Caption: S. Al Hasan
  • Vice-Caption: W. Hasaranga

Match Prediction for today’s clash:

Sri Lankans won all their matches in the first stage of the WC. They have proper balance in all departments as compared to Bangladesh. Therefore, they are likely to be the winner of today’s Match.