Bangladesh team captain Mahmudullah won the toss and decided to bat first. Bangladesh faces Pakistan in the second T20 at Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore.
Shoaib Malik and Auk Ehsan Ali played a brilliant inning in the last match. Bangladesh batting in the last match was under question.
Bangladesh team, who went on a tour of Pakistan, will play the second match of the three-match T20 series today. In the first match of this series, host Pakistan started brilliantly and defeated Bangladesh by 5 wickets.
In such a situation, today, he will have to win this match and capture the series. On the other hand, Bangladesh’s team will try to bring the series to a 1-1 draw with the victory.
Shoaib Malik Auk Ehsan Ali played a brilliant inning in the last match. Bangladesh’s batting in the last match was under question. In such a situation, the Bangladesh team would like to come out with a special strategy in today’s match.
Pakistan: Babar Azam(c), Ahsan Ali, Mohammad Hafeez, Shoaib Malik, Iftikhar Ahmed, Imad Wasim, Mohammad Rizwan(w), Shadab Khan, Haris Rauf, Shaheen Afridi, Mohammad Hasnain, Usman Qadir, Amad Butt, Muhammad Musa, Khushdil Shah
Bangladesh: Tamim Iqbal, Mohammad Naim, Liton Das(w), Mahmudullah(c), Afif Hossain, Soumya Sarkar, Mohammad Mithun, Shafiul Islam, Mustafizur Rahman, Al-Amin Hossain, Rubel Hossain, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Mahedi Hasan, Aminul Islam, Hasan Mahmud.
Batting first, Bangladesh team gave Pakistan a 136-run target. The Pakistan team duo added 131 runs in 90 balls to help the hosts chase a paltry 137 in just 16.4 overs.
Bangladesh lost the second Twenty20 in Lahore series by 9 wickets.
|17:35 (IST)25 JAN 2020||PAK 137/1 (16.4 overs)|
|15:25 (IST)25 JAN 2020||BAN – 74/3 after 12 overs|
|15:09 (IST)25 JAN 2020|
|14:49 (IST)25 JAN 2020||Wicket For Mohammad Hasnain! Bangladesh – 22/2 (4.2 Overs)|
|15:01 (IST)25 JAN 2020||Liton Das gets a boundary playing three-dot delivery BAN – 33/2 after 6 overs|
|14:49 (IST)25 JAN 2020||Mahedi Hasan was struggling to find the gaps after hitting Imad Wasim for a six. Hasan went for the pull shot but the top edge did not go far. Wicketkeeper Rizwan takes the catch. BAN – 22/2 after 4.2 overs|
|14:42 (IST)25 JAN 2020||BAN – 18/1 after 3 overs|
|14:05 (IST)25 JAN 2020||Bangladesh team captain Mahmudullah won the toss and decided to bat first.|