Bangladesh beat the host West Indies by 41 runs in a 3 match series one day cricket. Now Bangladesh is leading by 1-0 in this game. On 25th July in the second match at the Guyana Providence Stadium on Wednesday the host will be in an effort to balance the game.
Tigers have played 6 matches so far this year, in which they won four. On the other hand, West Indies have played 5 matches this year, in which they have been defeated in four matches. All of the five matches have been held at this venue so that they will have the goal not to repeat the past and forgetting the past they, will be united by their efforts to win the next match.
Source: Bangla News 24
Bangladesh Tigers win in the practice match at the start of the one-day series after being badly defeated in the test series. The first win of the ODI match has diversified their courage and make them strong.
Tigers, with a 1-0 win over the hosts make them confident and stronger, which and encouraging them to do well in the next matches.
In the first ODI, Tamim Iqbal and Shakib Al Hasan have shown great batting with the bat. They have able to gift a big partnership of 207 runs on the 2nd wicket. Tamil was unbeaten on 130, but Shakib could not complete his century for just 3 runs.
After Shakib’s dismissal, Mushfiqur Rahim batted hard with 30 runs from 11 deliveries. And that gives the West Indies a huge target of 280 runs in 50 overs.
Source: The Daily Star
Bangladesh captain Mashrafe’s returning to the field is a delightful thing for the visitors. Mashrafi is the most wicket takers for Bangladesh. In this series first ODI he took 4 wickets for the team with a 48 run victory.
On the other hand, Mustafijur Rahman was able to show good bowling skills in the first match. He took two wickets for 35 runs. It seems that these two bowlers can give the West Indies a great competition in the second ODI.
West Indies have failed to show their aggressiveness in the one-day format like the test series. That’s why they had to accept their defeat to Bangladesh in the Limited overs match.
The Caribbean will now be under pressure because if they have to touch the trophy of this series they will have to win against Bangladesh in the next 2 games.
Chris Gayle played an innings of 40 runs, but he could not give a big score to the West Indies, on the other hand, Shimron had scored 52 runs in the innings, but he could not stay focused after achieving his half-century.
Apart from these two batsmen, none of the Other batsmen could make such a difference in the first ODI against tigers.
Source: ESPN Cric Info
In the first one-day match of the Caribbean, Devendra took 2 wickets for 52 runs in 10 hours. While captain Jason holder and nurse has the record of taking 9 and 6 wickets respectively in this field. So the captain ’s Expectations for the bowlers, in the second match could be as high as they could.
Expected Playing XI (West Indies): Chris Gayle, Evin Lewis, Shai Hope, Shimron Hetmyer, Jason Mohammed, Jason Holder, Andre Russell, Rovman Powell, Ashley Nurse, Devendra Bishoo, Alzarri Joseph.
Expected Playing XI (Bangladesh): Tamim Iqbal, Anamul Haque, Sabbir Rahman, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah, Mosaddek Hossain, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Mashrafe Mortaza, Rubel Hossain, Mustafizur Rahman