Daniel Christian has hit 5 sixes in an over against Shakib Al Hasan in the 4th T20I.
Bangladesh will take on Australia in the 5th and final T20I of the series on Monday. With the series already done and dusted, the Bangla Tigers now will look to make it 4-1. They got a taste of their own medicine from Australians in the 4th T20I, where they lost the match by 3 wickets with 6 balls to spare.
Meanwhile, Australia were relieved to finally get off the mark in this series. Bowlers did an incredible job, and later on, an onslaught from Daniel Christian and Ashton Agar with the bat sealed the game for them in the 4th T20I. They will try to make it 3-2 in this series we need to wait till Monday evening.
Bangladesh vs Australia, 5th T20I
Venue: Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur
Date & Time: August 9th, 5:30 PM IST and 5:00 PM Local Time
Live Streaming: Fancode
The spinners are getting a huge amount of turn and it’s always a tough ask for the batters to score runs against them. The ball is holding on to the surface a lot and even a score of 130 looks massive on this wicket.
Probable Playing XIs for BAN vs AUS:
Mohammad Naim Sheikh, Soumya Sarkar / Mosaddek Hossain, Shakib Al Hasan, Mahmudullah (c), Afif Hossain, Shamim Hossain, Nurul Hasan (wk), Mahedi Hasan, Shoriful Islam, Mustafizur Rahman, Nasum Ahmed
Ben McDermott, Alex Carey, Daniel Christian, Mitchell Marsh, Moises Henriques, Matthew Wade (c & wk), Ashton Turner, Ashton Agar, Andrew Tye, Mitchell Swepson, Josh Hazlewood
Top Picks for BAN vs AUS Dream11 Match:
Top Picks – Batsmen
Mohammad Naim Sheikh made a handy contribution at the top of the order in the 4th T20I, where he scored 28 runs from 36 deliveries, Overall in this series, he has scored 68 runs, with the highest score of 30.
Ben McDermott adapted well to the Bangladeshi conditions in the 3rd T20I and scored useful 35 runs, but he could only score 5 runs in the 4th T20I. He can be a decent budget pick for your fantasy teams.
Top Picks – All-Rounders
Shakib Al Hasan didn’t have the greatest of matches with the ball in the 4th T20I as he went for a lot of runs and didn’t up pick a wicket either. He is still Bangladesh’s number 1 all-rounder and can be backed to bounce back in the last match of the series.
Mitchell Marsh is the leading run-scorer in this series with 152 runs in 4 matches, at an average of 38. He has the highest score of 51.
Top Picks – Bowlers
Mustafizur Rahman proved his worth with the ball once again for Bangladesh, with his economical spell in the 4th T20I. Overall in this series, he has scalped 7 wickets at an economy of 3.56.
The inclusion of Mitchell Swepson ahead of Adam Zampa in the 4th T20I turned out to be a masterstroke for the Australians. With his brilliant variations, Swepson picked up 3 important wickets at an economy of 3.
Top Picks – Wicketkeepers
Alex Carey has been used in different positions in this series. He is yet to do justice for his role in the team, but you can still back him and include him in your Dream11 fantasy teams.
BAN vs AUS Must Picks for Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for BAN vs AUS Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Alex Carey, Mahmudullah, Ben McDermott, Mohammad Naim Sheikh, Shakib Al Hasan (vc), Daniel Christian, Mitchell Marsh (c), Mahedi Hasan, Josh Hazlewood, Mustafizur Rahman, Nasum Ahmed
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for BAN vs AUS Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Nurul Hasan, Moises Henriques, Mahmudullah, Mohammad Naim Sheikh, Mitchell Marsh, Ashton Agar (vc), Mahedi Hasan (c), Shakib Al Hasan, Andrew Tye, Mitchell Swepson, Shoriful Islam
BAN vs AUS Risky Captaincy Choices:
Bangladesh skipper Mahmudullah is only the second player to score a half-century in this series. In 4 matches so far, he has scored 72 runs. You can take a risk and pick him as your fantasy team skipper.
Josh Hazlewood is the leading wicket-taker in this series, with 8 wickets in 4 matches. You can take a risk and pick as your fantasy team skipper.
Player you should avoid:
Matthew Wade has struggled throughout the series. He averages 5 with the bat and it’s better to avoid him while making your fantasy teams.
Note: Updated Fantasy teams and Playing XIs of every match will be provided in our Telegram channel if the information is available.
Disclaimer: This team is based on the understanding, analysis, and instinct of the author. While selecting your team, consider the points mentioned and make your own decision.