ZIM vs BAN Fantasy Prediction: Zimbabwe vs Bangladesh 1st T20I Game – 22 July 2021 (Harare). Shakib al Hasan, Regis Chakabva, Liton Das, and Blessing Muzarabani will be the best fantasy picks for this game.
Hosts Zimbabwe will take on Bangladesh in the first T20I of the three-match series. The match will be played at the Harare Sports Club in Harare.
Zimbabwe will miss the services of Brendon Taylor in this series, whereas Bangladesh will miss Tamim Iqbal. Both teams have some T20 specialists in their ranks, and this can be a close game to watch out.
Pitch Report – The average 1st innings batting score at this venue in the T20I games played here is 157 runs.
Total T20I Games: 25; Bat 1st Won: 17; Bat 2nd Won: 8
We can expect clouds throughout the game.
Match Details :
Time:- 4.00 PM IST Stadium: Harare Sports Club, Harare
Probable XI for both sides:-
Zimbabwe – Regis Chakabva, Tadiwanashe Marumani, Tarisai Musakanda, Dion Myers, Wesley Madhevere, Sikandar Raza, Ryan Burl, Luke Jongwe, Donald Tiripano, Tendai Chatara, Blessing Muzarabani.
Bangladesh – Liton Das, Mohammad Naim Sheikh, Shakib al Hasan, Soumya Sarkar, Mahmudullah, Afif Hossain, Mahedi Hasan, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mustafizur Rahman, Taskin Ahmed, Shoriful Islam.
ZIM vs BAN: Key Players of the Game
Bangladesh Top-3 Picks:-
Shakib al Hasan:- Shakib has scored 1567 T20I runs at an average of 23.74, whereas he has scalped 92 wickets. He was on fire in the ODI series.
Liton Das: Das scored 155 runs in the ODI series at an average of 51.67, whereas he has a T20I batting S/R of 134.02.
Soumya Sarkar: Sarkar has scored 951 T20I runs at a strike-rate of 127.99, whereas he has scalped six wickets in bowling.
Zimbabwe Top-3 Picks:-
Regis Chakabva:- Chakabva scored 164 runs at an average of 54.67 in the ODI series, and he will bat at the top-order.
Blessing Muzarabani:- Muzarabani has scalped 21 T20I wickets at an economy of 8.58, whereas his S/R has been 16.52.
Sikandar Raza:- Raza scalped seven wickets at an economy of 6.47 in CPL 2020, whereas he has the ability to score quick runs.
ZIM vs BAN Final Fantasy Team:-
WK: Liton Das, Regis Chakabva.
Batsmen: Mohammad Naim, Soumya Sarkar, Wesley Madhevere.
All-Rounders: Shakib al Hasan, Mahmudullah, Sikandar Raza.
Bowlers: Mohammad Saifuddin, Mustafizur Rahman, Blessing Muzarabani.
Match Prediction: Bangladesh will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Shakib al Hasan
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Mustafizur Rahman and Sikandar Raza
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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.