Bangladesh vs India Women: India proved why they are the favorites of the tournament by winning the opening game of the T20 series. India won the game by 7 wickets with 22 balls remaining to play. Indian bowling side was impressive in keeping the Bangladeshi batters in silence. Players like Pooja Vastrakar and Deepti Sharma did a great good with the ball whereas caption Harmanpreet Kaur put on a great show and chased the game to win it.
The 2nd T20 between Bangladesh vs India Women’s will take place on July 11th, 2023 at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka.
Match Details to Note
Match: Bangladesh vs India Women International 2023
Date: July 11, 2023 (Tuesday)
Time: 01:30 PM IST
Venue: Shere Bangla National Stadium, Dhaka
Caption Harmanpreet Kaur who was also the player of the match of the 1st T20 said during the post match interview that the Indian bowling side succeeded in restricting the Bangladeshi batting order to a low score. Deepti Sharma showed her experience with the bowl and Smriti Mandhana quick 38 helped the team win she mentioned. Harmanpreet Kaur had the best knock of the match, she scored 54 runs in 35 balls and chased 115 runs in just 16 overs.
India is dominating the tournament and it is highly likely that they will whitewash Bangladesh at their home ground.
Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana, Deepti Sharma, Shafali Verma, Jemimah Rodrigues, Yastika Bhatia, Harleen Deol, Devika Vaidya, Uma Chetry, Amanjot Kaur, S. Meghana, Pooja Vastrakar, Meghna Singh, Anjali Sarvani, Monica Patel, Rashi Kanojiya, Anusha Bareddy, Minnu Mani
Players to watch out for:
In the first game she knocked 54 runs in just 35 balls which includes 2 sixes and 6 boundaries and she won the match for India. Indian skipper also received the player of the match award. After an outstanding performance in the first match she will definitely be the player to watch out in the next game.
As mentioned before the first match Deepti Sharma is the bowler to look out for. The pitch condition was perfect for her and she took the full advantage. Though she could not take any wickets but she completed her overs with an economy of just 3.50.
Possible Playing XI:
Shafali Verma, Smriti Mandhana, Jemimah Rodrigues, Harmanpreet Kaur (C), Yastika Bhatia (wk), Harleen Deol, Deepti Sharma, Pooja Vastrakar, Amanjot Kaur, Braddy Anusha, Minnu Mani
Bangladesh batting order failed to score big as Indian bowlers were much more disciplined in their role. Shorna Akter who scored 28 was the highest run scorer of the team. She hit 2 sixes and helped her team reach 114 runs. The Bangladeshi bowling started the innings very well, Marufa Akter took the wicket of opener Shafali Verma in the first over but they could not keep up the level as Smriti Mandhana and Harmanpreet Kaur snatched the game away from them.
Bangladesh will try to comeback in the tournament and play their best in front of the home fans.
Nigar Sultana Joty (captain/wicketkeeper), Nahida Akter (vice-captain), Dilara Akter (wicketkeeper), Shathi Rani, Shamima Sultana (wicketkeeper), Sobhana Mostary, Murshida Khatun, Shorna Akter, Ritu Moni, Disha Biswas, Marufa Akter, Shanjida Akther Maghla, Rabeya, Sultana Khatun, Salma Khatun, Fahima Khatun
Players to watch out for:
Unfortunate wicket! In the last game she was run out due to some misunderstanding and she will surely want to coverup that up in the 2nd T20 with her batting. The Bangladeshi skipper will be the player to look out for.
In the last match she took the wicket of the set batters Smriti Mandhana and Jemimah Rodrigues, she trapped both the players in the offside. With the balls in hand she is the player to look out for the fans and the Indian dugout.
Possible Playing XI:
Shathi Rani, Shamima Sultana, Sobhana Mostary, Nigar Sultana (C & WK), Shorna Akhter, Ritu Moni, Nahida Akter, Marufa Akhter, Salma Khatun, Sultana Khatun, Rabeya Khan
Bangladesh vs India Women Head to Head
India is dominating the head-to-head stats, India won 12 out of 14 T20s played between the two sides leaving Bangladesh winning it just once.
Bangladesh vs India Women Toss Prediction
India won the toss in the last match and decided to bowl first, the same plans will be followed for the second game. Out of 7 T20 Women games played in the Shere Bangla National stadium, 5 times the chasing team came out victorious.
Bangladesh vs India Women Pitch Report
The pitch is favorable for spinners and always have been a low scoring stadium. The average score of the stadium is 107 and Australia women scored the highest (140). But the Indian team chasing 114 in 16 overs indicates that the highest run record can be seen broken.
Bangladesh vs India Women Prediction
India has clearly the upper hand in the tournament and has shown their dominance from the first game only. They are predicted to win the second game smoothly.
India is predicted to win the match at the odds of 1.03
Bangladesh vs India Most Recommended Player for Bet:
Indian skipper Harmanpreet Kaur is the best player of the tournament. She scored 54 runs not out in the last match and solely won the game for the country. She will be the most recommended player for the 2nd T20.