After thrashing Indian team in recently-concluded T20 series, New Zealand will be up against Bangladesh in 3-match ODI series. Kiwi tour will be crucial for Bangladesh as it will act as mirror to their World Cup preparation. The Kiwi tour will be a good opportunity for Bangla Tigers to prepare for the World. Till now, the Tigers are yet to secure a win in any format against the Kiwis.
The Kiwis have packed schedule ahead of the most-awaited ICC tournament. Black Caps, who defeated Team India in T20s, will aim to continue their form and prepare their core World Cup team. Martin Guptill will be monitored closely. Here are the probable playing XI and dream 11 prediction for New Zealand and Bangladesh:
New Zealand probable playing XI: Tom Latham, Martin Guptill, Henry Nicholls, Kane Williamson (C), Ross Taylor, Colin de Grandhomme, Jimmy Neesham, Mitchell Santner, Trent Boult, Tim Southee and Todd Astle.
Bangladesh probable playing XI: Litton Das, Tamim Iqbal, Shabbir Rahaman, Soumya Sarker, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Masrafe Mortaza (C), Mustafizur Rahman, Rubel Hossain and Shafiul Islam.
FPJ’s dream 11 prediction: Ross Taylor, Kane Williamson, Mushfiqur Rahim, Tom Latham (WK), Tamim Iqbal, Shabbir Rahaman, Colin de Grandhomme, Mehidy Hasan, Masrafe Mortaza, Mustafizur Rahman and Tim Southee.