Bangladesh vs Pakistan: Bangladesh will be up against Pakistan in the second Test of Pakistan’s tour of Bangladesh at the Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur.
After losing the T20I series 3-0, Bangladesh suffered another defeat in the first Test. Despite taking a lead of 44 runs in the first innings they failed to capitalize on it as they managed to post a target of just 202 runs which Pakistan chased comfortably. Taijul Islam was the star performer for them taking seven wickets in the first innings followed by another one in the second inning.
On the other hand, Pakistan continued their winning momentum from the T20I series defeating Bangladesh by eight wickets. They were exceptional in both aspects of the game which helped them cruise over the home side with ease. Shaheen Afridi and Hasan Ali starred with the ball taking five-wicket hauls whereas Abid Ali shone with the bat registering scores of 133 and 91.
Bangladesh vs Pakistan Match Details
Match: Bangladesh vs Pakistan
Date and Time: 4th December, 9:30 AM IST
Venue: Shere Bangla National Stadium
Bangladesh vs Pakistan Head to Head
Bangladesh and Pakistan have met each on 12 occasions in Test cricket with the latter dominating the records with 11 wins while the others ending in a draw. In the most recent match, Pakistan defeated Bangladesh by eight wickets.
Bangladesh vs Pakistan Pitch Report
The pitch at the Shere Bangla National Stadium generally favours the spinners. However, we witnessed an even contest between all aspects and the pitch might be the same in this game too. The team winning the toss would most probably opt to field first.
Bangladesh vs Pakistan Weather Report
The weather at Mirpur is expected to be cloudy with 40% chances of rain. The temperature will hover around 28 degrees celsius.
Bangladesh vs Pakistan Probable Playing XI
Bangladesh: Shadman Islam, Saif Hassan, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Mominul Haque(c), Mushfiqur Rahim, Liton Das(w), Shakib Al Hasan, Mehidy Hasan, Taijul Islam, Abu Jayed, Ebadot Hossain
Pakistan: Abdullah Shafique, Abid Ali, Azhar Ali, Babar Azam(c), Fawad Alam, Mohammad Rizwan(w), Faheem Ashraf, Nauman Ali, Hasan Ali, Shaheen Afridi, Sajid Khan
Bangladesh vs Pakistan D11 Team
Liton Das, Nurul Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Babar Azam, Abid Ali (VC), Abdullah Shafique, Faheem Ashraf, Shakib Al Hasan (C), Taijul Islam, Hasan Ali, Shaheen Afridi
Bangladesh vs Pakistan Prediction
Pakistan are going through a great run across formats whereas Bangladesh are struggling to find their rhythm since the T20 WC. The visitors start as clear favourites to win this match however they cannot take the home side lightly.
Bangladesh vs Pakistan Live Stream
The match between Bangladesh and Pakistan will be streamed live on the Star Sports Network and Hotstar.