Afghanistan opt to bat against Bangladesh, teams unchanged

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15th September, 2019 06:17:54 printer

Afghanistan opt to bat against Bangladesh, teams unchanged

Photo: Reaz Ahmed Sumon

Afghanistan have won the toss and decided to bat first against Bangladesh in the third match of ongoing tri-nation T20 series at Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium on Sunday.

Afghanistan have made no change in their playing that won their first game against Zimbabwe. Bangladesh also opted to take the field with the same playing XI that beat Zimbabwe in the first match of the event. 

Before today’s encounter, Bangladesh and Afghanistan played each other in seven T20Is and Afghans won six of them. 

Bangladesh: 1 Liton Das, 2 Soumya Sarkar, 3 Shakib Al Hasan (capt), 4 Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), 5 Mahmudullah, 6 Sabbir Rahman, 7 Sabbir Rahman, 8 Afif Hossain, 9 Mohammad Saifuddin, 10 Taijul Islam, 11 Mustafizur Rahman

Afghanistan: 1 Hazratullah Zazai, 2 Rahmanullah Gurbanz (wk), 3 Najeeb Tarakai, 4 Asghar Afghan, 5 Mohammad Nabi, 6 Najibullah Zadran, 7 Gulbadin Naib, 8 Rashid Khan (capt), 9 Karim Janat, 10 Fareed Ahmed, 11 Mujeeb Ur Rahman


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