BD-U23 Vs SL-U23 Dream11 And Match Report: With a spot in the pinnacles of the games awaiting today’s winner, either side steps out looking to lay down a marker.
Even before the South Asian Games 2019 had gotten underway, there were two teams who were touted to compete for the gold medal in cricket. And both Bangladesh U23 and Sri Lanka U23 have fully reposed the terms coined to them with engrossing displays, ones which see either side sitting in the echelons of the league standings.
Both the sides are undefeated in their sorties till now, a set of results which have seen them hammer down a place in the ensuing round of the games. And despite both of them having walloped their way into the next stage, today’s encounter will still be an edge of the seat thriller, a match where either will be looking to punch above their weight and be spoken in the same breath as some of the finest sides to have graced the games.
Bangladesh are coming into today’s encounter having defeated Nepal by 44 runs yesterday, a match which saw them restrict their opponents to just 111 after piling of 155 on the scoreboard while batting first. Elsewhere, Sri Lanka handed down a battering to Bhutan as they cantered their way to a colossal 173 run win, a win which saw them outplay their opponents with both the bat and ball.
Making 248 while batting first, the side returned with an equally resplendent bowling performance, one which made for an intoxicating brew to seal the largest win in this edition of the games. It was a performance the side will be looking to exult come today’s clash as well as they look to keep ther speckle free record intact.
Pitch Conditions And Toss
All across the course of the compettion, we have been feasted to immaculate batting conditions and today is going to get no different. The ball will come onto the bat squarely, according the bats with all the time, room and comfort in the world to cream the ball to the fence and keep piling the runs on the scoreboard.
Probable Playing 11
Pathum Nissanka, Nishan Madushka (WK), Kamindu Mendis, Ashen Bandara, Nishan Peiris, Charith Asalanka (C), Duvindu Tillekaratne, Jehan Daniel, Kanishka Anjula, Sachindu Colombage, Asitha Fernando
Mohammad Naim, Soumya, Najmul (C), Afif Hossain, Yasir Ali, Manik Khan, Mehedi Hasan Rana, Mahidol (WK), Tanvir Islam, Hasan Mahmud, Sumon Khan
South Asian Games 2019
Match: Bangladesh U23 Vs Sri Lanka U23
Date And Time: 8th December, Sunday- 8:45am IST
- Pathum Nissanka, Kamindu Mendis, Charith Asalanka, Asitha Fernando
- Mohammad Naim, Afif Hossain, Yasir Ali, Hasan Mahmud
Top 4 Batting Order
- Pathum Nissanka, Nishan Madushka, Kamindu Mendis, Ashen Bandara
- Mohammad Naim, Soumya, Najmul, Afif Hossain
- Pathum Nissanka, Kamindu Mendis
- Mohammad Naim, Afif Hossain
Death Overs Bowlers
- Sachindu Colombage, Asitha Fernando
- Tanvir Islam, Hasan Mahmud
BD-U23 Vs SL-U23 Dream11 Wicket-Keeper
A consistent performer for his side across the games till now, Sri Lanka’s Nishan Madushka is being picked up by us for this imminent encounter. The player has come out and creamed the ball to the fence with ease, seeing his free hitting brand of cricket reward him with a slew of runs, making him an instant selection for the encounter.
BD-U23 Vs SL-U23 Dream11 Batsmen
With 108 runs across three matches, Sri Lanka’s Shammu Ashan will be the first place to be inducted in our side for the day in the batting slot. He’s found apt company in the form of Pathum Nissanka, someone who has consistently piled on runs for his outfit, a name whose intricate brand of batting has seen him become an instrumental name of Sri Lanka’s batting department.
Ashen Bandara will be enshrined in our unit for this encounter as well to complete the trio of picks from the side for us whilst from the other side of the docket we have decided to venture in with the services of Naim Sheikh.
BD-U23 Vs SL-U23 Dream11 All-Rounders
One of the most highly regarded and august names in his side, Kamindu Mendis has fully lived upto the moniker accorded on him. His astute performances have reaped immense rewards for the side with the all-rounder encapsulating his traits in both the facets of the game to emerge as his side’s most instrumental player with the 130 runs, a must have performer for this encounter for us.
Charith Asalanka will be coming in as well for us to see us opt for a one-two of picks from the side for this tie.
BD-U23 Vs SL-U23 Dream11 Bowling Order
We begin with Tanvir Islam from Bangladesh U23 over here given the 8 wickets he’s snagged to his name to emerge as the team’s leading wicket taker. He finds company in the form of Hasan Mahmud and Minhajul Abedin, a trio which will be talismanic for the side if they are to have any chance of restraining a behemoth Sri Lanka batting unit.
Elsewhere from Sri Lanka U23 we have opted for the solitary player with Asitha Fernando being our pick from the side to bring an end to our picks for the day.
BD-U23 Vs SL-U23 Dream11 Captain And Vice-Captain
Mendis comes in to captain our side out for this one while Madushka is our vice-captain.
Dream 11 Disclaimer
All our selections are based on in-depth and astute analysis of the players partaking in the match, pitch report and a perusal of other reasoning. Please incorporate a slew of factors while crafting your own side with this article serving as a guide to the match and players.