Fantasy Cricket Tips: Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, 1st T20I Match, Feb 15, 2018

Injuries have claimed the captains of Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. Angelo Mathews, who leads the Sri Lankans, is facing a resurgence of his old hamstring injury and has been ruled out of the T20I series altogether while Shakib Al Hasan, who was handed the captaincy ahead of the test series, will not be available for the first T20I slated for 15 February in Dhaka. However, he will be joining the team for the second T20I.

With Bangladesh and Sri Lanka T20I round the corner, it is time to get your Fantasy Cricket team ready. Consider the below tips for fantasy cricket betting:

  • Player to watch out for from the Bangladesh side is Ariful Haque. He is an uncapped player and was quite impressive during the Bangladesh Premier League in 2017. He bats down the order and is considered a run-getter.

  • Dinesh Chandimal will be leading the Sri Lankan side, so you can choose him as your Fantasy Cricket team captain. But remember, Chandimal has not played a T20I match for the last one year

  • Bangladesh has completely revamped its squad for the T20I against Sri Lanka, with five players making their debut. Tamim Iqbal, the opener, and Mustafizur Rahman, the medium pacer, have been recalled.

  • Veteran Jeevan Mendis has found a place in the Sri Lankan squad, but otherwise the team is filled with young and inexperienced players, including the seamers Asitha Fernando and Shehan Madushanka

MATCH DETAILS

Match Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, 1st T20I
Date 15 – Feb-2018, Thursday
Time 4:30 PM, 11:00 AM GMT / 05:00 PM LOCAL
Venue Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka
Match number T20I no. 648
Season 2017/18
Match days 15 February 2018 – night match (20-over match)

Below is the list of batsmen for this match who should be part of your fantasy cricket team.

PLAYERS TO WATCH – BATSMEN
Bangladesh Bangladesh Sri Lanka Sri Lanka
Soumya Sarkar Mahmudullah MDKJ Perera WU Tharanga
MAT-RUNS-AVG-SR MAT-RUNS-AVG-SR MAT-RUNS-AVG-SR MAT-RUNS-AVG-SR
10 – 263 – 26.30 – 142.16 10 – 223 – 27.87 – 117.36 5 – 181 – 36.20 – 145.96 7 – 147 – 21.00 – 126.72

Below is the list of bowlers for this match who should be part of your fantasy cricket team.

PLAYERS TO WATCH – BOWLERS
Bangladesh Bangladesh Sri Lanka Sri Lanka
Mustafizur Rahman Shakib Al Hasan NLTC Perera MD Shanaka
MAT-W-ECO-SR MAT-W-ECO-SR MAT-W-ECO-SR MAT-W-ECO-SR
7 – 14 – 7.00 – 11.1 10 – 12 – 7.10 – 19.0 9 – 7 – 8.49 – 22.0 7 – 4 – 7.23 – 17.0

You can also check details for last few Sri Lanka Vs. Bangladesh matches to get an idea which team would be the winner in this upcoming match.

SERIES/TOURNAMENT DATE LAST FIVE MATCHES WINNING TEAM
Bangladesh tour of Sri Lanka 2016/17 06-Apr-17 Sri Lanka Vs. Bangladesh Bangladesh
Bangladesh tour of Sri Lanka 2016/17 04-Apr-17 Sri Lanka Vs. Bangladesh Sri Lanka
Asia Cup 28-Feb-16 Sri Lanka Vs. Bangladesh Bangladesh
Sri Lanka in Bangladesh T20I Series 2013/14 14-Feb-14 Sri Lanka Vs. Bangladesh Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka in Bangladesh T20I Series 2013/14 12-Feb-14 Sri Lanka Vs. Bangladesh Sri Lanka

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