Athletic

T20 World Cup: Bangladesh to bat first vs PNG

Bangladesh have won the toss and opted to bat first against Papua New Guinea, PNG, in the last match of Round 1 in Group B at the ongoing T20 World Cup.

Bangladesh needs to win this match to qualify for the Super 12s of the T20 World Cup. If they win this match, and Scotland beat Oman in the second match of the day, Bangladesh will book a place in the Super 12s.

In the first match of the group, Bangladesh lost to Scotland, but they bounced back in the match against the hosts Oman.

Bangladesh field an unchanged playing XI in this match.

Bangladesh (Playing XI): Mohammad Naim, Liton Das, Mahedi Hasan, Shakib Al Hasan, Nurul Hasan(w), Afif Hossain, Mahmudullah(c), Mushfiqur Rahim, Mohammad Saifuddin, Taskin Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman

Papua New Guinea (Playing XI): Lega Siaka, Assad Vala(c), Charles Amini, Sese Bau, Simon Atai, Hiri Hiri, Norman Vanua, Kiplin Doriga(w), Chad Soper, Kabua Morea, Damien Ravu

Source: United News of Bangladesh