ZIM vs BAN Fantasy Prediction: Zimbabwe vs Bangladesh – 20 July 2021 (Harare). Shakib al Hasan, Tamim Iqbal, Liton Das, and Blessing Muzarabani will be the best fantasy picks for this game.
Hosts Zimbabwe will take on Bangladesh in the third ODI of the three-match series. The match will be played at the Harare Sports Club in Harare.
Bangladesh would want to complete the whitewash, whereas Zimbabwe will play for respect. Shakib al Hasan has been in tremendous form for Bangladesh, whereas the bowlers are also looking in fine rhythm. Zimbabwe will rely on the batting of Taylor and Chakabva, whereas Muzarabani is their main bowler.
Pitch Report –The average 1st innings batting score at this venue in the last 6 ODI games played here is 214 runs. This pitch has been brilliant for batting.
Last 7 ODI Games; Bat 1st Won: 3; Bat 2nd Won: 4
We can expect clouds throughout the game.
Match Details :
Time:- 1.00 PM IST Stadium: Harare Sports Club, Harare
Probable XI for both sides:-
Zimbabwe – Tinashe Kamunhukamwe, Tarisai Marumani, Regis Chakabva, Brendan Taylor, Dion Myers, Wesley Madhevere, Sikandar Raza, Luke Jongwe, Blessing Muzarabani, Tendai Chatara, Richard Ngarava.
Bangladesh – Tamim Iqbal, Liton Das, Shakib al Hasan, Mohammad Mithun, Mosaddek Hossain, Mahmudullah, Afif Hossain, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Taskin Ahmed, Shoriful Islam.
ZIM vs BAN: Key Players of the Game
Bangladesh Top-3 Picks:-
Tamim Iqbal:- Iqbal has scored 7554 ODI runs at an average of 36.49, whereas he scored 82 runs in the last series against Sri Lanka.
Shakib al Hasan:- Shakib has scored 6570 ODI runs at an average of 37.76, whereas he has scalped 276 wickets. He is in tremendous form in the series.
Liton Das: Das has scored 1303 ODI runs at an average of 29.61, whereas he scored a century in the first ODI game.
Zimbabwe Top-3 Picks:-
Brendan Taylor:- Taylor has scored 6600 ODI runs at an average of 35.68, whereas he batted well at the domestic level this season.
Blessing Muzarabani:- Muzarabani has scalped 28 ODI wickets at an economy of 5.35, whereas his S/R has been 37.96.
Luke Jongwe:- Jongwe is in good form, and he has scalped five wickets in the series at an economy of 5.71.
ZIM vs BAN Final Fantasy Team:-
WK: Liton Das.
Batsmen: Tamim Iqbal, Brendan Taylor, Mahmudullah.
All-Rounders: Shakib al Hasan.
Bowlers: Mohammad Saifuddin, Taskin Ahmed, Blessing Muzarabani, Luke Jongwe, Shoriful Islam.
Pick Regis Chakabva or Wesley Madhevere as your last player.
Match Prediction: Bangladesh will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Shakib al Hasan and Tamim Iqbal
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Brendan Taylor and Taskin Ahmed
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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.