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Bangladesh vs India (1st Test) – Probable XI and Fantasy XI Predictions
By CricShots - Dec 13, 2022 6:36 pm
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Team India will be locking horns with Bangladesh in the opening game of the two-match Test series to be played in Chattogram between December 14 and 18. The second match is scheduled to be played in Dhaka between December 22 and 26. India will head into the first Test after losing the ODI series and has a point to prove. The series is a part of the ongoing ICC World Test Championship.

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Bangladesh vs India

India and Bangladesh last faced each other in a bilateral series in 2019. During the series, India and Bangladesh played three T20Is and a couple of Tests. India won the T20I series 2-1 and the Test series 2-0.

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Both teams have played against each other in 11 Tests, 38 ODIs, and 11 T20Is. The Tigers have never beaten India in a Test match. In ODIs, India has won 31 games while their neighbors have won seven matches. Bangladesh registered their second consecutive ODI series victory against India on home soil by beating India 2-1. They defeated the Men in Blue by a margin of 2-1 in 2015.


Bangladesh team

Mominul Haque, Yasir Ali, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Litton Das, and Mushfiqur Rahim are some key batsmen for the team. Taijul Islam, Taskin Ahmed, Khaled Ahmed, Ebadot Hossain, and Shoriful Islam are some key bowlers for the team. The Tigers was bolstered by the return of Mushfiqur Rahim.

Probable XI: Mahmudul Hasan Joy, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Mominul Haque, Shakib al Hasan (c), Mushfiqur Rahim, Litton Das, Anamul Haque/Yasir Ali, Mehidy Hasan, Ebadot Hossain, Shoriful Islam/Taijul Islam and Taskin Ahmed.


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Team India

The Indian team has a few injury concerns heading into the first Test. Rohit Sharma is ruled out with a thumb injury. KL Rahul will lead the side in his absence. Mohammed Shami is also ruled out with a shoulder injury. Ravindra Jadeja jas not recovered yet from his knee injury. The BCCI selection committee has named Navdeep Saini and Saurabh Kumar as replacements. Jaydev Unadkat has also been added to the squad. In this article, we take a look at India’s probable playing XI for the first Test against Bangladesh.

Probable XI: KL Rahul (c), Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, Rishabh Pant (wk), Axar Patel, Ravichandran Ashwin, Shardul Thakur, Umesh Yadav and Mohammed Siraj.

Fantasy XI Suggestion 1:

Rishab Pant, Virat Kohli (C), Litton Das, Shubman Gill, Cheteshwar Pujara, Shakib Al Hasan (VC), Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Ravichandran Ashwin, Taskin Ahmed, Mohammed Siraj, Ebadot Hossain

Fantasy XI Suggestion 2:

Rishab Pant, Mushfiqur Rahim, Virat Kohli, Litton Das, Shubman Gill (C), Shakib Al Hasan, Mehidy Hasan Miraz (VC), Ravichandran Ashwin, Mohammed Siraj, Ebadot Hossain, Umesh Yadav