Bangladesh vs West Indies 1st ODI Highlights – Dec 9, 2018
1st ODI (D/N), West Indies tour of Bangladesh 2018, Watch WI v BD Cricket highlights today – First one day international from Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur, Dhaka (Bangladesh) Sunday 9th December 2018. Total 31 ODI matches had been played between West Indies and Bangladesh. West Indies got 20 victories and Bangladesh have won nine of them, two matches got no result. But in these days Bangladesh team performance is much better. After the victory in two test match series, the home team Bangladesh will feel much confident then West Indies.
West Indies won the toss and elected to bat.
Bangladesh team/playing XI
1 Tamim Iqbal, 2 Liton Das, 3 Imrul Kayes, 4 Soumya Sarkar, 5 Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), 6 Shakib Al Hasan, 7 Mahmudullah, 8 Mehidy Hasan, 9 Mashrafe Mortaza (capt), 10 Mustafizur Rahman, 11 Rubel Hossain.
West Indies team/playing XI
1 Kieran Powell, 2 Shai Hope (wk), 3 Darren Bravo, 4 Marlon Samuels, 5 Shimron Hetmyer, 6 Rovman Powell (capt), 7 Roston Chase, 8 Keemo Paul, 9 Devendra Bishoo, 10 Kemar Roach, 11 Oshane Thomas.
The pitch here is likely to be bouncier than the one used for the Test series. Five out of eight sides who have batted first this year at the Shere Bangla National Stadium have pressed onto win games. The weather is expected to be nice and cool for the duration of the match. Bravo is set to play an ODI after more than two years. In the absence of the injured Jason Holder, Carlos Brathwaite is expected to fill in in the lower order and with the ball. Devendra Bishoo could be picked ahead of left-arm spin-bowling allrounder Fabien Allen if West Indies opt to exploit Bangladesh’s weakness against leg-spin. Regulars Tamim, Shakib, Mustafizur and Mehidy will all return to the XI. While Tamim and Shakib had missed the Zimbabwe ODI series due to injuries, Mustafizur and Mehidy were rested from the third ODI. Liton Das, Ariful Haque, Nazmul Islam and Abu Hider are likely to make way for the seniors.
Bangladesh: WWWLW (last five completed games, most recent first)
West Indies: LLWTL