We have opted for a fantasy cricket team based on the recent performances, overall impact, and credit points.
Bangladesh: Tamim Iqbal (c), Litton Das, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Shakib Al Hasan, Towhid Hridoy, Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Yasir Ali/Afif Hossain, Taskin Ahmed, Nasum Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman, Ebadot Hossain
Ireland: Paul Stirling, Stephen Doheny, Andrew Balbirnie (c), Harry Tector, Lorcan Tucker (wk), Curtis Campher, George Dockrell, Gareth Delany, Andy McBrine, Mark Adair, Graham Hume
Venue: Sylhet International Cricket Stadium, Sylhet
(Based on the last three games)
1st innings average score: 327
2nd innings average score: 230
Wickets per innings: 7
Type: Good for batting
Batting 1st: 100%
Batting 2nd: —
Fantasy Tips of The Day
Tamim Iqbal loves batting in Sylhet. In five innings, he has accumulated 394 runs at a staggering average of 131, including two hundreds.
Najmul Hossain Shanto has been a run machine for Bangladesh in white ball cricket lately. He has collected 280 runs at 56, including three half-centuries in his last seven outings.
Harry Tector has been doing the bulk of the scoring of late. He has hammered three centuries and as many fifties in his last eight ODIs.
Ebadot Hossain and Mark Adair have featured in the Best11 for their last five games. Strikingly, both haven’t gone wicketless in their last six ODIs, overall bagging 27 wickets between them.
Besides averaging 38, including the highest score of 93, Shakib Al Hasan has picked 13 wickets against Ireland.
Against Bangladesh, Paul Stirling has collected 219 runs at 37 – of which 136 runs at 45 have come batting first.
Mushfiqur Rahim averages an impressive 45 with the bat in Sylhet. In addition, he has inflicted six dismissals.
After four ODIs, Andrew Balbirnie averages only 12 versus Bangladesh.
All three centuries registered in the last three games at the venue belonged to openers.