Pakistan will face Bangladesh in an all-important match in the ODI World Cup 2023. The 1992 World Champions are currently sitting in the 6th position with only two wins and four losses. Both the teams have been currently in the same situation as they have performed poorly in the mega event.
On Monday Inzamam-ul-Haq resigned from the chief selector post after Pakistan's four consecutive losses in the marquee tournament. They defeated Bangladesh comprehensively in their most recent Asia Cup match. Both the teams would like to win the match and give their fans some joy.
PAK vs BAN: Match Details
Match: Pakistan vs Bangladesh, 31st Match, ODI World Cup 2023
Venue: Eden Gardens, Kolkata
Date & Time: Tuesday, October 31, 02:00 PM (IST)
Live Streaming Details: Star Sports Network, Disney+ Hotstar app and website
PAK vs BAN: Pitch Report
Eden Gardens has been a balanced wicket in general. The wicket gives a good bounce off the surface and helps in stroke play. Batters have the upper hand on the Eden Gardens pitch. Dew may have an impact on the game at this venue. But the bowlers early on under the lights can have some good time with the new ball as Paul van Meekeren bowled superbly against the Bangla Tigers and picked four wickets.
PAK vs BAN: Head-to-Head Records
The teams have met each other twice in the tournament and share one win each with no matches abandoned or no result. The fans can expect a thrilling game between the two old rivals.
PAK vs BAN: Probable Playing XI
Pakistan: Imam-Ul-Haq, Abdullah Shafique, Babar Azam (c), Mohammad Rizwan (wk), Saud Shakeel, Iftikhar Ahmed, Shadab Khan, Mohammad Nawaz, Shaheen Afridi, Hasan Ali, and Haris Rauf
Bangladesh: Litton Das, Tanzid Hasan, Najmul Hasan Shanto (C), Mehidy Hasan, Towhid Hridoy, Mushfiqur Rahim (WK), Mahmudullah, Nasum Ahmed, Shoriful Islam, Mustafizur Rahman, Hasan Mahmud
PAK vs BAN: Dream 11 Fantasy Teams
Abdullah Shafique, Tanzid Hasan, Babar Azam, Shakib Al Hasan, Mehidy Hasan Miraz (Vice-Captain), Mohammad Rizwan (Captain), Mahmudullah, Shadab Khan, Mustafizur Rahman, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Mohammad Wasim Jr