BAN vs SL: Sri Lanka will lock horns against Bangladesh in Match 1 of ICC Cricket World Cup Warm-up Matches, 2023 on Friday, September 29, 2023, at Barsapara Cricket Stadium, Guwahati.
After a less-than-stellar run in the Asia Cup, Bangladesh is eager to kickstart their World Cup journey with a bang in the first warm-up match against Sri Lanka at Guwahati’s Barsapara Cricket Stadium.
Sri Lanka reached the Asia Cup final but got completely trounced by India, managing only 50 runs. With several injuries on the team, they must be crossing their fingers for a strong start to their campaign.
Here are the match details, pitch report, probable playing 11, squads, player records/stats and dream11 fantasy team predictions for Match 1 of ICC Cricket World Cup Warm-up Matches, 2023.
BAN vs SL Match Details
- Match: Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, Match 1
- Date: Friday, September 29, 2023
- Time: 2:00 PM (IST) | 8:30 AM (GMT) | 2:00 PM (Local)
- Venue: Barsapara Cricket Stadium, Guwahati
Pitch Report For BAN vs SL, Match 1
Barsapara Cricket Stadium serves up a pitch that’s a mixed bag for both batters and bowlers. Fast bowlers, in particular, might relish the early seam and swing, making life tough for the batters. Teams winning the toss often opt to bowl first, with an average first-innings score of around 260 runs.
Pitch Stats of Barsapara Cricket Stadium, Guwahati ForBAN vs SL, Match 1
- Total matches played: 3
- Matches won batting first: 1
- Matches won bowling first: 2
- Average 1st Innings scores: 248
- Average 2nd Innings scores: 227
- Highest total recorded: 373/7 (50 Ov) by IND vs SL
- Lowest total recorded: 50/10 (30.4 Ov) by ENGW vs INDW
- Highest score chased: 326/2 (42.1 Ov) by IND vs WI
- Lowest score defended: 373/7 (50 Ov) by IND vs SL
Probable Playing XI For BAN vs SL, Match 1
Bangladesh Playing XI
Towhid Hridoy, Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Mahedi Hasan, Mahmudullah, Shakib Al Hasan (C), Liton Das, Mushfiqur Rahim (WK), Mustafizur Rahman, Nasum Ahmed, Taskin Ahmed
Sri Lanka Playing XI
D Karunaratne, Pathum Nissanka, C Asalanka, D Shanaka (C), D de Silva, Dunith Wellalage, S Samarawickrama (WK), K Mendis, L Kumara, Matheesha Pathirana, M Theekshana
Stats of Bangladesh & Sri Lanka Form in Last 5 Matches
BAN vs SL Captaincy Picks For Match 1 Between Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka
- Shakib Al Hasan
- Dunith Wellalage
- Kusal Mendis
BAN vs SL Dream11 Prediction – Fantasy Team Suggesting For Match 1
Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka – Fantasy Team 1
- Wicket-Keeper: Kusal Mendis
- Batters: Najmul Hossain Shanto, Sadeera Samarawickrama, Charith Asalanka, Pathum Nissanka
- All-Rounders: Shakib Al Hasan, Dunith Wellalage, Mehidy Hasan Miraz
- Bowlers: Taskin Ahmed, Maheesh Theekshana, Matheesha Pathirana
- Captain: Shakib Al Hasan
- Vice-Captain: Dunith Wellalage
Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka – Fantasy Team 2
- Wicket-Keeper: Kusal Mendis
- Batters: Najmul Hossain Shanto, Charith Asalanka, Pathum Nissanka
- All-Rounders: Shakib Al Hasan, Dhananjaya de Silva, Dunith Wellalage, Mehidy Hasan Miraz
- Bowlers: Mustafizur Rahman, Maheesh Theekshana, Matheesha Pathirana
- Captain: Kusal Mendis
- Vice-Captain: Najmul Hossain Shanto
BAN vs SL Match Prediction – Who Will Win Today’s Match?
Sri Lanka is expected to win this match.
BAN vs SL Match 1 Live Streaming and Broadcast, Where to watch?
- Online Streaming: Disney+ Hotstar
- TV Broadcast: Star Sports Network
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team for the fantasy game please consider the points mentioned and make your own decision at the time of making your team.