Chattogram Challengers vs Fortune Barishal: Chattogram Challengers will take on Fortune Barishal in the first match of the Bangladesh Premier League 2022 on Friday, 21st January at the Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka.
Chattogram Challengers had a fine outing last season finishing at the third spot. However, they couldn’t make it past the qualifier stage and will now be aiming to go a few steps ahead to clinch the title. Led by Mehidy Hasan Miraz, they have a great depth in their squad with a good mix of overseas and local players.
Meanwhile, the Fortune Barishal last featured in the tournament in the 2016-17 season. They have developed a great lineup with veteran Shakib Al Hasan set to lead them. They also have roped in the West Indian legends and T20 maestros Dwayne Bravo and Chris Gayle.
Match: Chattogram Challengers vs Fortune Barishal, Match 1
Date and Time: January 21st, 2022, 1:00 PM IST
Venue: Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka
Chattogram Challengers vs Fortune Barishal Head to Head
Chattogram Challengers and Fortune Barishal have been up against each other on six occasions Fortune Barishal dominating the records. The Fortune Barishal have managed to win four games whereas Chattogram Challengers have grabbed two victories. They last met each other in November 2017 when Chattogram Challengers came out on top with a 78-run win.
Chattogram Challengers vs Fortune Barishal Pitch Report
The wicket at Shere Bangla National Stadium is ideal for spinners. Batters might find it easy to score initially owing to minimal movement. However, it will be the spinners who will dominate the proceedings.
Chattogram Challengers vs Fortune Barishal Weather Report
The weather in Dhaka is predicted to be mostly sunny on 21st January. There are 10% chances of precipitation with the humidity being around 60% and wind speed at around 10 kmph. The temperature at the venue might hover around 25 degrees celsius.
Chattogram Challengers vs Fortune Barishal Probable Playing XI
Chattogram Challengers: Kennar Lewis, Chadwick Walton (wk), Sabbir Rahman, Will Jacks, Benny Howell, S Patwari, Afif Hossain, Mehdy Hasan Miraz (c), Nasum Ahmed, Rayad Emrit, Shoriful Islam
Fortune Barishal: Irfan Sukkur, Nurul Hassan (wk), Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Chris Gayle, Dwayne Bravo, Shakib Al Hasan (c), Alzarri Joseph, Obed McCoy, Mehdy Hasan Rana, Taijul Islam, Nayeem Hasan
Chattogram Challengers vs Fortune Barishal D11 Team
Chadwick Walton, Nurul Hasan, Chris Gayle, Sabbir Rahman, Kennar Lewis, Will Jacks, Shakib Al Hasan (C), Mehidy Hasan Miraz(VC), Rayad Emrit, Nasum Ahmed, Alzarri Joseph
Chattogram Challengers vs Fortune Barishal Prediction
The encounter between Chattogram Challengers and Fortune Barishal is expected to be a thrilling one. With a plethora of talented domestic and foreign stars on both teams, this could be an exciting first game. All in all, we anticipate Fortune Barishal will triumph in this game.
Chattogram Challengers vs Fortune Barishal Live Stream
The match between Chattogram Challengers and Fortune Barishal will be streamed live in India on the Fancode App.