The Bangladesh team is already out of the tournament because they have not won any match out of their four. The Australian team is a strong contender for the semifinal qualification. Australia played three matches and got two victories. Only against England, their performance was very bad. AJ Finch scored 81 runs in three innings, DA Warner 80, SPD Smith 64. Glenn Maxwell has failed to score good runs in his last three matches. A Zampa took five wickets, MA Starc took four wickets.
Australia vs Bangladesh Highlights Today, Thursday 4-11-2021. 34th Match, Group 1, ICC Men’s T20 World Cup, from Dubai International Cricket Stadium.
Australia have won the toss and will bowl first.
Aaron Finch says: “Looks like a really good wicket. We’ve had a few days to relax and regroup.” He confirms that Mitch Marsh returns for Agar.
Madmudullah: “We need to put a decent total on the board. It’s been tough in this tournament, we haven’t played to potential. We need to play for pride and prove ourselves.” One change for Bangladesh with Nasum out and Mustafizur back.
Australia team: 1 David Warner, 2 Aaron Finch (capt), 3 Mitchell Marsh, 4 Steven Smith, 5 Glenn Maxwell, 6 Marcus Stoinis, 7 Matthew Wade (wk), 8 Pat Cummins, 9 Mitchell Starc, 10 Adam Zampa, 11 Josh Hazlewood.
Bangladesh team: 1 Mohammad Naim, 2 Liton Das, 3 Soumya Sarkar, 4 Mushfiqur Rahim, 5 Mahmudullah (capt), 6 Afif Hossain, 7 Shamim Hossain, 8 Mahedi Hasan, 9 Taskin Ahmed, 10 Mustafizur Rahman, 11 Shoriful Islam.
(last five completed matches, most recent first)
Match Timings: 10:00 GMT | 14:00 Local
Umpires – Kumar Dharmasena, Nitin Menon
TV Umpire – Joel Wilson
Match Referee – Jeff Crowe
Reserve Umpire – Chris Brown
Match number – T20I no. 1391 – ICC T20 World Cup 2021 34th Match