DHP vs CUW Dream11 : Dhaka Platoons vs Cumilla Warriors Match Preview, Best Dream 11 Team, Probable Playing 11, Pitch Report and Pivotal Players.
Amidst controversy, the Bangladesh Premier League has already completed 4 games and it will be Dhaka Platoon and Cumilla Warriors who will fight it out in the 6th match of the competition. While Cumilla Warriors started of the tournament with a resounding victory against Rangpur Rangers, the Dhaka Platoon were thrashed by 9 wickets by Rajshahi Royals. Dhaka Platoons were in for a hard grind in their tournament opener against Rajshahi Royals.
Royals were by far the more superior team in the opening clash and made light work of the total of 134 put up by Dhaka Platoons. On the other hand, it was a great performance from Comilla Warriors as they registered a huge victory by 105 runs against the Rangpur Rangers. The bowling unit proved to be way too much for Rangpur as they were skittled out for a meagre 68 runs. It will be interesting to see how things pan out in the 6th match of the tournament.
Pitch Conditions and Toss
The pitch at the Sher-e-Bangla Stadium in Dhaka has been batting-friendly wicket over the years. However, the recent trend has seen spinners come into play during the latter half of the match. Dew might be a factor and hence the team winning the toss will be tempted to chase which has been the case in this stadium in the past.
Probable Playing XI’s
Tamim Iqbal, Anamul Haque, Laurie Evans, Jaker Ali (wk), Thisara Perera, Ariful Haque, Shahid Afridi, Mahedi Hasan, Wahab Riaz, Mashrafe Mortaza (C), Hasan Mahmud.
Yasir Ali, Bhanuka Rajpaksha, Soumya Sarkar, Dawid Malan, Sabbir Rahman, Dasun Shanaka (C), Nahidul Islam Ankon (wk), Abu Hider Rony, Sunzumal Islam, Al-Amin Hossain, Mujeeb Ur Rahman
Bangladesh Premier League 2019
Match 6: Dhaka Platoon vs Cumilla Warriors
Date and Time: 13th December 2019 Friday- 6:30 PM IST
Venue: Sher-e- Bangla National Stadium in Dhaka
Tamim Iqbal, Thisara Perera, Shahid Afridi, Mashrafe Mortaza
Soumya Sarkar, Dawid Malan, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Bhanuka Rajapaksa
Top 4 batting order
Tamim Iqbal, Anamul Haque, Laurie Evans, Jaker Ali
Yasir Ali, Bhanuka Rajpaksha, Soumya Sarkar, Dawid Malan
Tamim Iqbal, Shahid Afridi, Thisara Perera
Soumya Sarkar, Dawid Malan, Bhanuka Rajapaksha
Death over bowlers
Wahab Riaz, Hasan Mahmud
Sunzumal Islam, Al-Amin Hossain
DHP vs CUW Dream11 Wicket-keepers
Anamul Haque will be our first pick in our dream XI team. He is an impressive young batsman and is a very safe wicket-keeper behind the stumps. Haque started off the tournament with an impressive knock of 38 against Rajshahi Royals.
DHP VS CUW Dream11 Batsmen
Tamim Iqbal will be the first pick in this segment. The southpaw has been a champion limited-overs batsman for Bangladesh over the years and will look to make his impression after a rare failure in the opening clash.
Bhanuka Rajapaksha will be the next pick in this category. The impressive Sri Lankan batsman has already shown his skills and will look to make an impact in their 2nd game of the tournament. He looked in great touch before perishing for 15.
Laurie Evans is the next pick in the batsmen category. He has been pretty impressive in English domestic competitions. He began the tournament with a knock but will definitely look to improve in the 2nd game.
Dawid Malan, the English southpaw has been an impressive addition to the Cumilla Warriors team. He is a good striker of the ball and will definitely look to make an impact as the tournament progresses.
DHP VS CUW Dream11 All-rounders
Soumya Sarkar will be the first pick in the all-rounder’s category. The southpaw is a clean striker of the ball and is a useful medium pacer. In the opening clash against the Rangpur Rangers, Soumya scored a fluent 26 and chipped in with two crucial wickets.
Thisara Perera will be the next pick in the segment. The swashbuckling all-rounder has been a pivotal member of the Sri Lankan limited-overs team over the years. Not only he is a powerful striker of the ball but can also bag important wickets at crucial junctures of the game.
Dasun Shanaka is an impressive young cricketer from Sri Lanka who announced his arrival in this edition of BPL with a brilliant knock of 75 against Rangpur Rangers.
DHP VS CUW Dream11 Bowlers
Mujeeb-ur Rahman and Wahab Riaz will be the first two picks of the bowler’s segment. Wahab Riaz is a sensational death overs bowler and can also chip in with some important wickets with the new ball. Mujeeb-ur-Rahman, the mystery bowler from Afghanistan to has all the abilities to bamboozle any top-class batsmen on his day.
Al Amin Hossain will be the last pick in our dream XI team. He was at his exceptional best during the previous match against Rangpur Rangers bagging 3 wickets for just 14 runs.
Captain and Vice-captain
Tamim Iqbal will be the captain of the day while Dasun Shanaka will be the vice-captain of the day.
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.