Bangladesh took advantage of home advantage and won its first T20 international against New Zealand in its 11th attempt. The fact that New Zealand was bowled out for 60 was a major surprise. It will need to swiftly review its goals and devise a strategy to remain competitive. Shakib Al Hasan stated that the wicket was more challenging than in the Australia series.
We believe that this series has some of the greatest betting chances available in any of the current matchups. The match will take place on September 3, 2021, at the Shere Bangla National Stadium in Dhaka.
Match Details to Note
Match: Bangladesh vs New Zealand, 2nd T20I
Date and Time: September 3, 2021, Friday, 03:30 PM IST
Venue: Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka
Bangladesh vs New Zealand Team Previews
Team Bangladesh exploited its strength effectively in the last match, demonstrating how difficult it will be to beat at home, especially against a side like New Zealand, which is full of players who have little experience in such situations. Of course, despite the favorable circumstances, they still had to perform well, which they did.
The bowlers to watch were Nasum Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman, and Shakib Al Hasan. Bangladesh used the similar technique, beginning with spinners and then transitioning to seamers as the ball aged. This enables them to control the powerplay and take early wickets.
The battle for Top Bowler is fierce since every bowler appears to be capable of taking wickets! Instead, we recommend looking at betting markets for Bangladesh to score more runs than New Zealand in the first six overs.
Batting was difficult for Bangladesh as well, but it is clearly more prepared to manage the circumstances. Bamgladesh has a significant edge here as well, because to the powerful middle order of Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, and Mahmudullah.
Bangladesh T20I Squad
Mohammad Naim, Liton Das, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah(c), Afif Hossain, Nurul Hasan(w), Mahedi Hasan, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mustafizur Rahman, Nasum Ahmed, Rubel Hossain, Soumya Sarkar, Taijul Islam, Mosaddek Hossain, Taskin Ahmed, Aminul Islam, Shoriful Islam, Shamim Hossain
In recent years, Bangladesh has excelled in the shortest format. They beat Australia in the most recent series and have maintained their winning streak against the Kiwis. Don’t expect them to mess with the winning combination in the series’ second game.
Playing XI: Mohammad Naim, Liton Das, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah (c), Afif Hossain, Nurul Hasan (wk), Mahedi Hasan, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mustafizur Rahman, Nasum Ahmed
In the last encounter, New Zealand was like a deer caught in headlights. It was stuck in position and just did not react quickly enough. The batters didn’t have any release shots to get the scoring started, and they also couldn’t rotate the strike. Tom Latham and Henry Nicholls appeared to be the batters most capable of scoring runs, but this is hardly a series to bet on batsmen scoring runs!
We don’t expect New Zealand to make significant changes to its team after just one game, and the batting lineup should remain unchanged. That implies the wise bet will be to bet against New Zealand at every chance.
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Needless to say, we are not assisting New Zealand in making a spectacular comeback in this match.
New Zealand T20I Squad
Tom Blundell, Rachin Ravindra, Will Young, Colin de Grandhomme, Tom Latham(w/c), Henry Nicholls, Cole McConchie, Doug Bracewell, Ajaz Patel, Blair Tickner, Jacob Duffy, Hamish Bennett, Matt Henry, Scott Kuggeleijn, Finn Allen, Ben Sears
In the second game of the series, New Zealand must turn the tables. The batters must rise up and counter the spinners from Bangladesh. The bowlers did their best to assist, but the amount was insufficient.
Playing XI: Rachin Ravindra, Tom Blundell, Will Young, Colin de Grandhomme, Tom Latham (c & wk), Henry Nicholls, Cole McConchie, Doug Bracewell, Ajaz Patel, Blair Tickner, Jacob Duffy
Bangladesh vs New Zealand Toss Prediction
The team that wins the toss will almost certainly want to bat first. That is unlikely to make a significant effect because the pitch is tough to begin with and remains mostly unchanged. A score of approximately 120 is considered par and may be challenging to achieve.
Pitch and Weather Conditions
The pitch of Dhaka’s Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium is a little slower. It will help the spinners on both sides. Spinners, as shown in the first game, will play an important part in the following games. The batsmen have struggled against counter-spin and will play their strokes with patience.
Dhaka’s temperature is anticipated to range between 27 and 33 degrees Celsius. Rain is forecast for Friday morning and afternoon. Fans will be hoping that the weather keeps away from the game so that they can have a full day of action.
Bangladesh vs New Zealand Match Prediction
Bangladesh bowlers thrashed New Zealand for 60 and then chased down the score with seven wickets in hand in the opening game. The home team will benefit from the twisting track.
With their winning streak intact, Bangladesh should come out on top against New Zealand in the second game of the series.
Bangladesh is the favourite to win this match.