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BAN vs PNG Match Preview and Fantasy Prediction

By Real11 - Oct 21 2021 500 Views


World T20 League 

Qualifiers, Match 9, BAN vs PNG: Preview, Match Details, Pitch Report, Probable XIs, Match Prediction and Fantasy Picks



In a must win game, Bangladesh are very much likely to come all guns blazing and register an emphatic win over Papua New Guinea. PNG on the other hand have lost all their matches. Even though by virtue of points they are still in the race to qualify, climbing a mountain would be easier than qualifying.

Losing against Scotland in the first match, Bangladesh made a comeback against Oman and beat them by 26 runs. Naim looked in good form along with Shakib who scored 42 runs. Naim’s 64 and Shakib’s innings only put Bangladesh in a respective total of 153 runs otherwise it could have been another heartbreak for the Bangla Tigers as the other batters have once again failed to deliver. Oman gave them a lot of pressure at one point but the Bangladeshi bowlers lived up to the expectation and stopped Oman from going the distance. Mustafizur Rahman and Shakib Al Hasan were brilliant with the bowl as Fizz took four while Shakib took three. The bowlers have definitely been the positives for Bangladesh. However, in order to qualify and do well in the main round, the batters need to step up and be a bit consistent in the middle.

Papua New Guinea’s dream may just get shattered tonight. They have played well in matches leading up to the qualifiers but the other big boys were too much on this new cricketing nation. Captain Vala will have a tough job in hand. Before bowing out, they can be the talk of the town. Beating Bangladesh and stopping them from qualifying can actually be historic and that might actually change their cricketing culture forever.


Match Details

Match: BAN vs PNG, T20 World Series, 2021.

Date: Thursday, October 21, 2021

Time: 3:30 PM

Venue: Al Amerat Cricket Ground, Al Amerat, Oman.


Pitch Report

The pitch in Al Amerat is usually good for batting. The pacers will get help from the pitch but not much. 170 will be a decent total in this pitch. Expect dew in the latter half of the match.


PNG vs BAN Squads

PNG: Tony Ura, Assad Vala (c), Charles Amini, Lega Siaka, Norman Vanua, Sese Bau, Simon Atai, Kiplin Doriga (wk), Nosaina Pokana, Damien Ravu, Kabua Morea, Chad Soper, Jason Kila, Hiri Hiri, Gaudi Toka

BAN:  Liton Das, Soumya Sarkar, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah(c), Afif Hossain, Nurul Hasan(w), Mahedi Hasan, Mohammad Saifuddin, Taskin Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman, Mohammad Naim, Nasum Ahmed, Shoriful Islam, Shamim Hossain.


BAN vs PNG Probable XI

BAN: Liton Das, Mohammad Naim, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah (c), Afif Hossain, Nurul Hasan (wk), Mahedi Hasan, Mohammad Saifuddin, Taskin Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman

PNG: Tony Ura, Lega Siaka, Assad Vala (c), Charles Amini, Sese Bau, Simon Atai, Norman Vanua, Kiplin Doriga (wk), Chad Soper, Kabua Morea, Nosaina Pokana


Match Prediction

It should be an easy win for Bangladesh. They should actually win it comfortably and by a huge margin as it will help them gain confidence before Super twelve.

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