Bangladesh had been bowled out for a meagre 193 runs as Pakistani bowlers as soon as once more put up an ideal present within the first Tremendous Four match of the continuing Asia Cup 2023 on Wednesday on the Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore.
Earlier, Bangladesh determined to bat after successful the toss towards the Males in Inexperienced, because the continental event enters the Tremendous Four section,
Pakistan has, up to now, completed on the high of the factors desk in Group A with three factors and a web run charge of 4.76, whereas its opponents at present had been positioned second in Group B with two factors.
As he continues to smash cricketing data, Pakistan skipper Babar Azam mentioned he’s centered on the match and never the report.
Commenting on the crew’s plan to tackle the match, Babar termed the pitch beneficial for bowling, however mentioned he would have elected to bat, too, had he received the toss.
In the meantime, Bangladesh captain hoped to place good cricket at show within the tremendous stage match towards “primary” crew within the event after successful the toss.
“Our competitors is towards the primary crew. The gamers will face the perfect quick bowling assault on the earth,” Shakib mentioned.
Bangladesh will likely be strolling the sector with one change in its crew, as Najamul Hasan Shantu shouldn’t be included in Taking part in XI at present.
In at present’s match, bowling all-rounder Faheem Ashraf has changed Mohammad Nawaz within the taking part in XI.
Nawaz went wicketless in Pakistan’s final match towards India which remained resultless attributable to rain. He conceded 55 runs in eight overs towards India. In opposition to Nepal, he took one wicket for 13 runs in his two overs.
Faheem final performed an ODI earlier final month towards Afghanistan. He took two wickets in eight overs.
The remainder of the taking part in stays the identical from the final match.
The Inexperienced Shirts — led by captain Babar Azam — are taking part in their third recreation of the event and second to happen in Pakistan.
The opening match of the event between Pakistan and Nepal was performed in Multan, whereas the Pakistan vs India blockbuster face-off, obstructed by rain, was performed in Sri Lanka’s Palekelle.
Taking part in XI
Pakistan: Babar Azam (c), Imam-ul-Haq, Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Rizwan, Agha Salman, Iftikhar Ahmed, Shadab Khan, Faheem Ashraf, Naseem Shah, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Haris Rauf.
Bangladesh: Mohammad Naim, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Litton Das, Towhid Hridoy, Shakib Al Hasan (c), Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Shamim Hossain, Afif Hossain, Taskin Ahmed, Shoriful Islam, Hasan Mahmud.