Bangladesh v West Indies 1st T20 International Preview


West Indies tour of Bangladesh concludes with a 3 match T20 series and the first contest takes place in Sylhet on Monday.

Bangladesh won the test series which started this tour 2-0, taking the first contest by 64 runs and the second by an innings and 184 runs. The 3 match ODI series which followed also went the way of the home side 2-1. We now move on to the T20’s with this match in Sylhet followed by 2 more which will be staged in Dhaka.

Let’s start with the squads.

Bangladesh: Shakib Al Hasan (Captain), Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Liton Das, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah (Vice Captain), Rubel Hossain, Mustafizur Rahman, Mehidy Hasan, Nazmul Islam, Mohd. Mithun, Mohd. Saifuddin, Abu Hider Rony, Ariful Haque

WIndies: Carlos Brathwaite (c), Darren Bravo, Shimron Hetmyer, Fabian Allen, Kesrick Williams, Keemo Paul, Khary Pierre, Evin Lewis, Nicholas Pooran, Rovman Powell (VC), Denesh Ramdin, Shai Hope, Sherfane Rutherford, Sheldon Cottrell, Oshane Thomas

Bangladesh were last in T20 action on their tour of WIndies in July / August and they ran out 2-1 winners. Since then WIndies took on India on tour and they were on the wrong end of a 3-0 clean sweep.

Overall H2H

Overall the teams have met 9 times with Bangladesh winning 4, WIndies winning 4 and there has been 1 no result.

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Match Result

Bangladesh 13/20

WIndies 12/10

Note:  Prices correct at the time of posting but are subject to change

Suggested Bet: Top Away Batsman, Shimron Hetmyer at 4/1

Hetmyer has established himelf as a key man in the WIndies squad and he gets the vote to top score for the visitors.