BD-U23 vs MLD : Bangladesh-U23 will meet Maldives in the first game in their quest to win the gold in on-going South Asian Games 2019. Bangladesh were the hosts of the competition and won the gold medal when cricket was last played in the South Asian Games.
In the first hurdle, they will be up against the full-strength team of Maldives. However, Maldives don’t have too much exposure in the international cricket arena and they are ranked as low as 76th in the ICC T20 Rankings for men.
Bangladesh U23 vs Maldives Team News
Bangladesh U23 Team News
- Najmul Hossain-Shanto will lead the Bangladesh side in the tournament.
- Afif Hossain alongside Soumya Sarkar and his captain will lead the batting unit.
- Hasan Mahmud, Mehedi Hasan and Sumon Khan will take care of the bowling attack.
Maldives Team News
- Mohamed Mahfooz will lead the Maldives side in the competition.
- Mohamed Rishwan and Ahmed Hassan will lead the batting side.
- Adam Nasif will be the key-allrounder
- Ibrahim Hasan and captain Mohamed Mahfooz will take care of the bowling duties.3
Bangladesh U23 vs Maldives Playing11
BD-U23 Playing 11
Afif Hossain, Soumya Sarkar, Najmul Hossain (C), Yasir Ali, Naim Sheikh, A Hider, Zakir Hassan, Hasan Mahmud, Minhajul Abedin, Mehedi Hasan Rana, and Sumon Khan.
Maldives Playing 11
Mohamed Rishwan, Ahmed Hassan, Mohamed Azzam, Rassam Rasheed, Adam Nasif, Ibrahim Hasan, Mohamed Mahfooz (C), A Mauroof, L Shfeeq, Ibrahim Razan, and Leem Shafiq.
Bangladesh U23 vs Maldives Squad
Najmul Hossain(C), Zakir Hasan, Naim Sheikh, Yasir Ali, Afif Hossain, Minhajul Abedin, Soumya Sarkar, Tanvir Islam, Mahmud Hasan, Mehedi Hasan, Sumon Khan, Abu Hider, Mahadi Hassan, and Mahidul Islam.
Mohamed Mahfooz (C), Mohamed Azzam, Ahmed Hassan, Ameel Mauroof, Rassam Rasheed, Hassan Ibrahim, Mohamed Rishwan, Adam Nasif, Ibrahim Rizan, Leem Shafeeq, Yoosuf Azyan Farhath, Mohamed Ivan, Nazuwan Badeeu, and Ibrahim Raid.