The West Indies will host Bangladesh in the first Test of the Test Series at Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua. The West Indies enter this series with a win over England in their previous Test series. Bangladesh, on the other hand, is coming off a loss to Sri Lanka in their most recent Test series. West Indies’ important players will be Jermaine Blackwood, Kraig Braithwaite, and Alzarri Joseph, whereas Bangladesh’s key players will be Shakib Al Hasan, Tamim Iqbal, and Mustafizur Rahman. Both the teams will be eager to get the series off to a positive start.
West Indies vs Bangladesh, 1st Test
Venue: Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, Antigua
Date & Time: 16th June-20th June at 7:30 PM IST and 10 AM Local Time
Live Streaming: Fancode
WI vs BAN, 1st Test Pitch Report:
Antigua’s pitch has traditionally favoured batters. On this field, the average first-inning score is 287. Pacers receive some help in the first hour as well.
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WI vs BAN, 1st Test Probable Playing XIs:
Kraigg Brathwaite(C), John Campbell, Nkrumah Bonner, Jermaine Blackwood, Kyle Mayers, Raymon Reifer, Joshua Da Silva(WK), Sherman Lewis, Alzarri Joseph, Jayden Seales, Anderson Phillip
Tamim Iqbal, Mahmudul Hasan-Joy, Najmul Hossain-Shanto, Mominul Haque, Shakib Al Hasan(C), Liton Das(WK), Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Mosaddek Hossain, Taijul Islam, Khaled -Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman
Top Picks for WI vs BAN Dream11 Fantasy Cricket:
Jermaine Blackwood will be a crucial pick. He has amassed 2437 runs in 46 Test matches at an average of 30.46.
Tamim Iqbal will be a key player.He has amassed4981 runs in 67 Test matches at an average of 39.53.
Shakib Al Hasan will play a key role. The Bangladeshi veteran has amassed 4113 runs in 61 test matches at an average of 39.17.