The second and final Test of the series between the hosts Bangladesh and the visitors West Indies will start on this Thursday (11th February) at Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium (Mirpur, Dhaka).
Currently, West Indies are leading this Test series by the 1-0 margin with one to go as the visitors snatched a brilliant three-wicket victory in the opening game of this Test series at Chattogram.
Bangladesh vs West Indies 2021, 2nd Test: Complete Squads
Mominul Haque (C), Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mohammad Mithun, Liton Das, Yasir Ali Chowdhury, Saif Hassan, Mustafizur Rahman, Mehidy Hassan, Taijul Islam, Nayeem Hasan, Taskin Ahmed, Abu Jayed, Ebadat Hossain, Hasan Mahmud
West Indies: Kraigg Brathwaite (C), Jermaine Blackwood (vc), Nkrumah Bonner, John Campbell, Rahkeem Cornwall, Joshua Da Silva, Shannon Gabriel, Kavem Hodge, Alzarri Joseph, Kyle Mayers, Shayne Moseley, Veerasammy Permaul, Kemar Roach, Raymon Reifer, Jomel Warrican.
Bangladesh vs West Indies 2021, 2nd Test: Latest Inclusion(s) And Exclusion(s)
- Shakib Al Hasan has been ruled out of this upcoming Test match due to thigh injury.
- Shadman Islam has been ruled out of this Dhaka Test due to hip injury.
- Soumya Sarkar replaced injured Shakib Al Hasan for the second Test.
Bangladesh vs West Indies 2021, 2nd Test: Playing XIs
Bangladesh (predicted): Saif Hassan, Tamim Iqbal, Mominul Haque (C), Najmul Hossain Shanto, Soumya Sarkar, Mushfiqur Rahim, Liton Das, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Mustafizur Rahman, Taijul Islam, Taskin Ahmed
West Indies (predicted): Kraigg Brathwaite (C), John Campbell, Shayne Moseley, Nkrumah Bonner, Kyle Mayers, Jermaine Blackwood, Joshua Da Silva, Rahkeem Cornwall, Alzarri Joseph, Jomel Warrican, Shannon Gabriel
Bangladesh vs West Indies 2021, 2nd Test: Fantasy Cricket Tips
In the Chattogram Test, Mehidy Hasan Miraz scored a century in the first innings and captain Mominul Haque scored a century in their second innings. Wicket-keeper batsman Liton Das also scored a fifty in their second innings while opener Shadman Islam scored a fifty on the day one of that Test.
Also, Mehidy Hasan Miraz got eight wickets (4/58 & 4/113) in that Test while Taijul Islam picked up four wickets (2/84 & 2/91).
In the Chattogram Test, debutant Kyle Mayers scored the match-winning unbeaten double-century (210*) in the fourth innings after scoring crucial 40 runs in his previous innings, while another debutant Nkrumah Bonner scored another crucial match-winning 86 runs in the fourth innings.
Also, captain Kraigg Brathwaite and Jermaine Blackwood scored one half-century each during the visitors’ first innings in that Test.
Among their bowlers, left-arm spinner Jomel Warrican impressed by picking up a total of seven wickets in that Test (4/133 & 3/57).
Captain and Vice-Captain Selection:
Captain – Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Kyle Mayers, Mominul Haque
Vice-captain – Jomel Warrican
Suggested Playing XI for Fantasy Cricket (1):
Wicket-keeper(s) – Liton Das
Batsmen – Nkrumah Bonner, Kraigg Brathwaite, Mominul Haque, Tamim Iqbal
All-rounder(s) – Kyle Mayers (VC), Rahkeem Cornwall, Mehidy Hasan Miraz (C)
Bowlers – Jomel Warrican, Mustafizur Rahman, Taijul Islam
Suggested Playing XI for Fantasy Cricket (2):
Wicket-keeper(s) –Joshua Da Silva, Mushfiqur Rahim
Batsmen – Jermaine Blackwood, Nkrumah Bonner, Kraigg Brathwaite, Mominul Haque (C)
All-rounder(s) – Kyle Mayers, Mehidy Hasan Miraz
Bowlers – Jomel Warrican (VC), Taijul Islam, Taskin Ahmed