BAN vs SL Fantasy Prediction: Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka 3rd ODI – 28 May (Dhaka). Shakib al Hasan, Dhananjaya de Silva, Mushfiqur Rahim, and Wanindu Hasaranga will be the players to look out for in this game.
Hosts Bangladesh will take on Sri Lanka in the 2nd ODI match of the three-match ODI series. Bangladesh would want to complete a white-wash.
Bangladesh have been brilliant in the series, and they have won both of their games. Mushfiqur Rahim and Mahmudullah have batted brilliantly, whereas Mehidy and Mustafizur have been on fire in bowling. The likes of Tamim Iqbal and Shakib al Hasan need step up.
The Sri Lankan team has been poor in the series so far, and they need to step up. Wanindu Hasaranga has been the only bright light, whereas Dhananjaya has also been decent. Kusal Perera and Danushka Gunathilaka will again play an important part in the batting department.
Pitch Conditions and Weather Details
The average 1st innings batting score at this venue in the last 4 ODI games played here is 193 runs. This pitch should assist the spinners in this game.
Last 4 ODI Games; Bat 1st Won: 2; Bat 2nd Won: 2
We can expect clouds throughout the game.
Probable XI for both sides:-
Bangladesh – Tamim Iqbal, Liton Das, Shakib al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mohammad Mithun, Mahmudullah, Afif Hpossain, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mustafizur Rahman, Shoriful Islam.
Sri Lanka – Danushka Gunathilaka, Kusal Perera, Pathum Nissanka, Kusal Mendis, Dhananjaya de Silva, Ashen Bandara, Dasun Shanaka, Isuru Udana, Wanindu Hasaranga, Lakshan Sandakan, Dushmantha Chameera.
Three Match ODI Series
Match: Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka Third ODI Match
Date and Time: 28 May, Friday – 12:30 PM IST
Venue: Shere Bangla Stadium, Dhaka
Where to Watch: Fancode
Top 4 Batting Order
Tamim Iqbal, Liton Das, Shakib al Hasan, and Mushfiqur Rahim.
Danushka Gunathilaka, Kusal Perera, Pathum Nissanka, and Kusal Mendis.
Death Over Specialists
- Mustafizur Rahman
- Isuru Udana
BAN vs SL Fantasy Wicket-Keeper
Mushfiqur Rahim will be our wicket-keepers in this game. Rahim has scored 6553 ODI runs, whereas he has scored 209 runs in just a couple of games in this series. He is in absolutely brilliant form with the bat.
BAN vs SL Fantasy Batsmen
Tamim Iqbal and Mahmudullah will be our batsmen from Bangladesh. Iqbal has scored 7517 ODI runs at an average of 36.85, whereas Mahmudullah has scored 4357 runs at 34.86. Both of them are experienced players, and they have scored 65 and 85 runs, respectively, in the series so far.
Danushka Gunathilaka will be our batsman from Sri Lanka. Gunathilaka has scored 1481 ODI runs at an average of 36.12, whereas he has scalped eight wickets in bowling. He is not in great form, but he is a brilliant opener.
[You may take Kusal Mendis instead of Mahmudullah if Lanka bats first]
BAN vs SL Fantasy All-Rounders
Wanindu Hasaranga and Dhananjaya de Silva will be our all-rounders from Sri Lanka. Hasaranga has scalped 19 ODI wickets, whereas he has scored 400 runs in batting. Silva has scalped 25 ODI wickets, whereas he has scored 914 runs with the bat. Both of them have been decent in the series.
Shakib al Hasan will be our all-rounder from Bangladesh. Shakib has scored 6451 ODI runs, whereas he has 269 wickets under his belt. He has scalped three wickets in series, but he has struggled with the bat.
BAN vs SL Fantasy Bowlers
From Bangladesh, the duo of Mustafizur Rahman and Mehidy Hasan Miraz will make it into our team. Rahman has scalped 124 ODI wickets in 66 games, whereas Hasan has 54 ODI scalps in 48 games. Both of them have combined for 13 wickets in this series.
Dushmantha Chameera and Lakshan Sandakan will be our bowlers from Sri Lanka. Both of them have scalped four wickets each in the series so far, and the pitch will assist them as well.
Match Prediction: Bangladesh are the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Shakib al Hasan and Mushfiqur Rahim
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Wanindu Hasaranga and Mehidy Hasan Miraz
SportsRush Small-League Fantasy Team for the Game
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