Bangladesh skipper Shakib Al Hasan won the toss and elected to bat against West Indies in the first Twenty20 International at the picturesque Sylhet International Cricket Stadium at Sylhet on Monday.
After giving a 2-0 humiliation to the visitors in the Test series, Mashrafe Mortaza-led Bangladesh side continued the momentum with the ODI series win by 2-1. Now the team management hopes for another valuable performance by the team in the three-match T20 series led by Shakib Al Hasan.
The match match will start from 12.30 pm.
West Indies XI: 1 Evin Lewis, 2 Shai Hope, 3 Shimron Hetmyer, 4 Darren Bravo, 5 Nicholas Pooran (wk), 6 Rovman Powell, 7 Carlos Brathwaite (capt), 8 Fabian Allen, 9 Keemo Paul, 10 Sheldon Cottrell, 11 Oshane Thomas
Bangladesh XI: 1 Liton Das, 2 Tamim Iqbal, 3 Soumya Sarkar, 4 Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), 5 Shakib Al Hasan (capt), 6 Mahmudullah, 7 Ariful Haque, 8 Mohammad Saifuddin, 9 Mehidy Hasan Miraz, 10 Abu Hider, 11 Mustafizur Rahman