Bangladesh will take on West Indies on Monday, June 17 at the County Ground, Taunton. The match will start at 9:30 AM GMT, 3:00 PM SLST, 8:30 PM NZDT, 10.30 am BST.
Bangladesh won the toss and elected to field
BAN vs WI Broadcaster Details
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West Indies and Bangladesh both have played four matches and have three points in the points table. They are struggling for their victories against their opponents. West Indies are at sixth place in the ICC World Cup 2019 points table, while Bangladesh is at eight place.
West Indies and Bangladesh both have played good enough in this campaign. West Indies is above Bangladesh in the points table. Their couple of matches are canceled due to rain, Bangladesh, and West Indies both teams last matches were not played due to rain by which one point is given to both teams. Both teams will be looking for a win against their opponent today.
West Indies and Bangladesh both need a desperate win to maintain their net run rate. West Indies win from Pakistan was a great win. They lost seven wickets for 36 runs in 11 overs it is the big batting collapse of the tournament.
Bangladesh and West Indies both need a big margin win from each other to improve their NRR and to qualify for semi’s and to secure a top 4 positions in the points table.
West Indies top order batsmen have to do a big partnership to score 300+ runs to make the match difficult for Bangladesh. West Indies top order batsmen are playing really good and playing defensive cricket against their opponents. Bowling side of West indies is also playing their best cricket. This is a big chance for West Indies to win from Bangladesh today if they win they will secure the 5th position in the points table.
Bangladesh, good bowlers like Shakib ul Hasan, Mashrafe Mortaza, and Rubel Hossain are available to crush the batting line-up of West Indies. For a must win against West Indies they have to get quick wickets for their team. Batting side of Bangladesh is also doing great for their team, top order batsmen are helping Bangladesh to give a big total to their opponent. West Indies has the best bowling attack and best all-rounders which is enough to defeat Bangladesh today.
BAN vs WI Head-to-Head
Bangladesh and West Indies have played four matches in ICC World Cups so far. In all four matches, West Indies have won three, while Bangladesh have won zero and one match was canceled.
Pitch Report and Weather
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The ground is small enough and the pitch is expected to help the batsmen who like the ball coming onto the bat. It’s a batting pitch which will be good for the team batting first. As per the weather forecast for Taunton on June 17, there are 10-20% chances of rain in the first few hours of the match.