On Monday (25th January), the third ODI between the hosts Bangladesh and the visitors West Indies will be played at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium (Chattogram).
The hosts have already secured this three-match ODI series by comfortably winning the first two matches of this series and currently leading it by the 2-0 margin. They won the first two ODIs of this series by 6 and 7 wickets respectively.
Bangladesh vs West Indies 2021, 3rd ODI: Complete Squads
Bangladesh: Tamim Iqbal (C), Shakib Al Hasan, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mohammad Mithun, Liton Das, Mahmudullah, Afif Hossain, Soumya Sarkar, Taskin Ahmed, Rubel Hossain, Taijul Islam, Mustafizur Rahman, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mahadi Hasan, Hasan Mahmud, Shoriful Islam
West Indies: Jason Mohammed (C), Sunil Ambris (vc), Nkrumah Bonner, Joshua Da Silva, Jahmar Hamilton, Chemar Holder, Akeal Hosein, Alzarri Joseph, Kyle Mayers, Andre McCarthy, Kjorn Ottley, Rovman Powell, Raymon Reifer, Keon Harding
Bangladesh vs West Indies 2021, 3rd ODI: Playing XIs
Bangladesh (predicted): Liton Das, Tamim Iqbal (C), Najmul Hossain Shanto, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Mahmudullah, Soumya Sarkar, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Hasan Mahmud, Taskin Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman
West Indies (predicted): Sunil Ambris, Kjorn Ottley, Joshua Da Silva (wk), Andre McCarthy, Jason Mohammad (C), Kyle Mayers, Nkrumah Bonner, Rovman Powell, Raymon Reifer, Alzarri Joseph, Akeal Hosein
Bangladesh vs West Indies 2021, 3rd ODI: Fantasy Cricket Tips
After completing his suspension period, Shakib Al Hasan has returned to the international cricket in very strong and positive way. The all-rounder has got 6 wickets (4/8 & 2/30) and he has also scored 62 runs (19 & 43*). Also, the skipper Tamim Iqbal has scored 94 runs in this ODI series (44 & 50).
Their other stand-out performers in this ODI series are last ODI’s MoM winner Mehidy Hasan Miraz (1/29 & 4/25), Mustafizur Rahman (2/20 & 2/15) and Hasan Mahmud (3/28 & 1/54).
The inexperienced Caribbean side is really struggling in this ODI series. Only two West Indies batsmen have reached the 30-run mark once each in this ODI series and these batsmen are Kyle Mayer (40 in the first ODI) and Rovman Powell (41 in the second ODI). Meanwhile, only the left-arm spinner Akeal Hosein managed to pick up more than one wicket in an ODI innings of this tour (3/26 during the first ODI).
Captain and Vice-Captain Selection:
Captain – Shakib Al Hasan, Tamim Iqbal
Vice-captain – Akeal Hosein, Mustafizur Rahman, Mehidy Hasan Miraz
Suggested Playing XI for Fantasy Cricket (1):
Wicket-keeper(s) –Mushfiqur Rahim, Liton Das
Batsmen – Rovman Powell, Jason Mohammad, Tamim Iqbal, Mahmudullah
All-rounder(s) – Kyle Mayers, Shakib Al Hasan (C)
Bowlers – Akeal Hosein, Mustafizur Rahman, Mehidy Hasan Miraz (vc)
Suggested Playing XI for Fantasy Cricket (2):
Wicket-keeper(s) –Mushfiqur Rahim
Batsmen – Rovman Powell, Sunil Ambris, Jason Mohammed, Tamim Iqbal (C)
All-rounder(s) – Raymon Reifer, Shakib Al Hasan
Bowlers – Akeal Hosein, Mustafizur Rahman (vc), Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Hasan Mahmud