Betway India

₹4000 Matched Free Bet

CLAIM NOW

West Indies vs Bangladesh, WI vs BAN, Today Match Prediction

Windsor Park, Roseau, Dominica

00/0 (0)

00.0

00/0 (0)

00.0

Toss Winner - West Indies won the toss and chose to bowl first

West Indies, Bangladesh lock horns in T20I series opener at Roseau

  • In Tests played in the Caribbean, West Indies completed a 2-0 whitewash over Bangladesh.
  • Nicholas Pooran and Akeal Hosein has been standout performes for West Indies in T20 cricket.
  • Liton Das and Mehidy Hasan Miraaz have been consistent performer for Bangladesh in the 50-over format.

Expect West Indies to beat Bangladesh by a comfortable margin at Windsor Park.

Tournament: West Indies vs Bangladesh 2022 | Format: T20 | Venue: Windsor Park, Roseau, Dominica | Toss: To Bat

Bet Now

Wondering which is the best betting app in India today? Make sure to check the full list of our recommended online betting apps!

Host West Indies will be looking to continue their winning momentum when they take on Bangladesh in the opening game of the T20I series at Windsor Park, Dominica on Saturday.

In the recently concluded Test series, West Indies complete a clean sweep over Bangladesh. Newly-appointed captain Nicholas Pooran will be hoping that the side can deliver a strong performance in this opening fixture.

On the other hand, Bangladesh will be keen to turn things around in this T20I series. Skipper Mahmudullah will be hoping that premier players can deliver the goods with bat and ball in this opening encounter.

There have been 13 meetings between the teams in the history of the competition where West Indies have registered seven victories. Bangladesh have managed to come out on top on five occasions. One match ended in a no-result.

West Indies Preview

Devon Thomas, Keemo Paul and Obed McCoy make a comeback to the T20I squad for this three-match T20I series.

In the batting department, the onus will be on the likes of Shamarh Brooks, Rovman Powell, Brandon King, Devon Thomas, Nicholas Pooran and Kyle Mayers to deliver the bulk of the runs.

Since July 2021, middle-order batsman Nicholas Pooran has topped the batting charts for West Indies. In 27 T20Is played, Pooran has accumulated 766 runs at an average of 36.47 with six half-centuries to his name.

In the bowling department, the onus will be on the likes of Alzarri Joseph, Obed McCoy, Hayden Walsh, Romario Shepherd and Akeal Hosein to make crucial breakthroughs.

With 15 wickets in 20 innings, Left-arm spinner Akeal Hosein has been a bankable performer for West Indies in the T20 format.

West Indies Predicted Playing XI:

Nicholas Pooran (captain), Shamarh Brooks, Kyle Mayers, Brandon King, Devon Thomas, Rovman Powell, Keemo Paul, Alzarri Joseph, Hayden Walsh, Akeal Hosein, Romario Shepherd.

West Indies Key Players From Previous Game Of West Indies vs Bangladesh 2022

Batsmen
R
B
4s
6s
SRs
K Brathwaite
51
107
7
0
47.66
J Campbell
45
79
6
0
56.96
Bowlers
O
M
R
W
Econ
A Joseph
15.0
1
50
3
3.33
J Seales
14.2
4
53
3
3.7
A Phillip
9.0
1
30
2
3.33

Bangladesh Preview

Opener Munim Shahriar, wicket-keeper Anamul Haque and Shakib Al Hasan have been included in the Bangladesh squad for the T20I series.In the batting department, the side will be relying on the likes of experienced trio of Shakib Al Hasan, Liton Das and Mahmudullah Riyad to deliver the bulk of the runs.

With 495 runs at an average of 23.57, Mahmudullah Riyad has shown decent form for Bangladesh in the T20 format.

In the bowling department, the onus will be on the likes of Mustafizur Rahman, Shakib Al Hasan, Mahedi Hasan and Nasum Ahmed to deliver timely breakthroughs.With 29 wickets in 21 innings, left-arm pacer Mustafizur Rahman has topped the bowling charts for Bangladesh in the T20 format in the past 12 months

Bangladesh Predicted Playing XI:

Mahmudullah Riyad (captain), Liton Das, Nurul Hasan, Munim Shahriar, Shakib Al Hasan, Afif Hossain, Mahedi Hasan, Mehidy Hasan Miraaz, Nasum Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman, Taskin Ahmed.

Bangladesh Key Players From Previous Game Of West Indies vs Bangladesh 2022

Batsmen
R
B
4s
6s
SRs
L Das
53
70
8
0
75.71
T Iqbal
46
67
9
0
68.66
N Hossain Shanto
26
73
4
0
35.62
Bowlers
O
M
R
W
Econ
K Ahmed
31.3
3
106
5
3.37
E Hossain
19.0
6
56
0
2.95
HR
Temp
Rain
W. speed
W. direction
Clouds
00h
26
4.38 mm.
8.84 k/h
From: ESE
88%
03h
25
3.25 mm.
10.49 k/h
From: ESE
100%
06h
25
4.50 mm.
10.31 k/h
From: ESE
100%
09h
25
6.22 mm.
9.86 k/h
From: ESE
100%
12h
25
4.58 mm.
9.4 k/h
From: E
100%
15h
25
4.26 mm.
8.16 k/h
From: E
100%
18h
26
3.49 mm.
7.24 k/h
From: E
100%
21h
26
2.22 mm.
5.77 k/h
From: ENE
100%

Weather Conditions

The weather forecast is far from ideal for Saturday as thundery showers are expected to take place during the game. The bowlers will find it hard to grip the ball in wet conditions.

Venue Details

Windsor Park, Dominica is going to host the 1st T20I game between West Indies and Bangladesh.  West Indies have managed to win their last T20I game played at Windsor Park.

Toss: To Bat

Both the teams will be keen to win the toss, bat first and post score in excess of 155 runs. The average first innings score at Windsor Park is around 150 runs.

Based on current form, Host West Indies will be firm favorites to win their game against Bangladesh. With likes of Nicholas Pooran, Rovman Powell and Akeal Hosein showing excellent form this season, the Men in Maroon will be keen to deliver a clinical performance in this opening contest.

On the other hand, Bangladesh will have to show discipline in all three departments to push West Indies close in this fixture.

Expect West Indies to beat Bangladesh by a comfortable margin at Windsor Park.

Betway India

₹4000 Matched Free Bet

BET NOW

Author: Shoaib Z.