Match: India vs Bangladesh , ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022
Date & Time : 2nd November 2022 , 01:30 PM IST
Venue: Adelaide Oval, Adelaide
Pitch report and Weather updates : The temperature is hovering around 15°C on matchday and 8 % of rain chances . The wicket of Adelaide Oval surface helps the fast bowlers with new ball . On the other hand it is a good pitch to bat on . We can say it is a balanced pitch for a good cricket . Average 1st innings total is 180 here .
India: KL Rahul, Rohit Sharma (C), Virat Kohli, Suryakumar Yadav, Deepak Hooda/Axar Patel, Hardik Pandya, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Ravichandran Ashwin, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammad Shami, Arshdeep Singh
Bangladesh: Najmul Hossain Shanto, Soumya Sarkar, Litton Das, Shakib Al Hasan (C), Afif Hossain, Yasir Ali, Mosaddek Hossain, Nurul Hasan (wk), Taskin Ahmed, Hasan Mahmud, Mustafizur Rahman
Current forms of both teams :
India : Currently they are standing at the 2nd place of the group 2 . They played 3 matches in total out of which they managed 2 win against Nederlands (by 56 runs) and Pakistan (4 wickets) whereas they lost against South Africa ( by 5 wickets) .
Bangladesh: Currently they are standing at the 3rd place of the group 2 . They played 3 matches in total out of which they managed to win 2 matches against Zimbabwe (by 3 runs) and Nederlands (by 9 runs) respectively . whereas they were beaten by South Africa by a huge 104 runs . Bangladesh have to work hard on their NRR .
India is coming off a defeat against South Africa by 5 wickets in their last outing whereas Bangladesh is coming off a thriller win against Zimbabwe in their last game. These two sides have met each other in a total of 11 T20Is so far, where India won 10 games while Bangladesh managed to win one. The result of this game will make things clearer for the semi-final qualifications.
Top players :
Virat Kohli is a right-handed batsman from India. He has scored 156 runs in this tournament so far and expected to contribute good knock here as well.
Suryakumar Yadav is a right-handed batsman from India currently 3rd ranked t20i batsman. He has smashed 134 runs in this tournament so far and can play a big role in this match too.
Arshdeep Singh has been brilliant with the ball in the tournament, picking up seven wickets in three matches. He is averaging just 13.43, taking wickets consistently with the new ball and in the death overs.
Shakib Al Hasan is a left-handed batsman and left-arm orthodox spinner from Bangladesh. He is yet to fire with bat and scored 31 runs and grabbed 3 wickets in this tournament so far. He has the potential to make an impact with both bat as well as ball here.
Najmul Hossain-Shanto is a left-handed batsman from Bangladesh. He has smashed 105 runs in this tournament so far and can capitalize on yet another start here.
C/VC options :
Surya Kumar Yadav
Shakib Al Hasan