The battle of bragging rights is set to unfold when Pakistan takes on Bangladesh in their World Cup fixture. After an ordinary campaign, Pakistan will look to finish the tournament on a winning note. Sarfraz & Co have to play for the green flag and their pride as they are out of the semi-final race.

Bangladesh, who has been spectacular in this World Cup, would be eyeing to defeat their Asian rivals to conclude their most successful World cup campaign. Shakib Al Hasan has emerged as an incredible match-winner in this competition both with bat and ball. In their last group stage fixture against Pakistan, Bangladesh Tigers will try to play fearless and ruthless cricket at the Lord’s.

 

Match Details

 

Date: Friday, 5th July 2019

Time: 03:00 PM IST

Venue: Lord’s, London

League: ICC World Cup 2019

Live Telecast: Star Network

Online Streaming: Hotstar

 

Venue Stats

 

Avg 1st Innings score: 239

Avg 2nd Innings score: 217

Highest Total: 334/4 (60 Ov) by ENG vs IND

Lowest Total: 107/10 (32.1 Ov) by RSA vs ENG

Highest Chased: 326/8 (49.3 Ov) by IND vs ENG

Lowest Defended: 204/5 (50 Ov) by PAK vs ENG

 

 

Head-to-Head Record

 

Total: 36

Pakistan: 31

Bangladesh: 05

 

Head-to-Head at World Cup

 

Total: 01

Pakistan: 00

Bangladesh: 01

 

Team News

 

Pakistan

  • The exciting young talent, Md. Hasnain might make his World Cup debut against Bangladesh.

Bangladesh

  • Mehidy Hasan can make a comeback in the starting lineup.
  • Sabbir Rahman will make way for the spinner.

 

Squads

 

Pakistan

Sarfaraz Ahmed (C & W), Shoaib Malik, Babar Azam, Mohammad Hafeez, Fakhar Zaman, Wahab Riaz, Mohammad Amir, Haris Sohail, Imam-ul-Haq, Asif Ali, Imad Wasim, Shadab Khan, Hasan Ali, Shaheen Afridi and Mohammad Hasnain

Bangladesh

Mashrafe Mortaza (capt), Abu Jayed, Liton Das (wk), Mahmudullah, Mehidy Hasan, Mohammad Mithun (wk), Mohammad Saifuddin, Mosaddek Hossain, Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Mustafizur Rahman, Rubel Hossain, Sabbir Rahman, Shakib Al Hasan, Soumya Sarkar, Tamim Iqbal

 

Key Players

 

Pakistan

  • Imam-ul-Haq
  • Babar Azam
  • Wahab Riaz

Bangladesh

  • Tamim Iqbal
  • Shakib al Hasan
  • Mustafizur Rahman

 

Probable Playing XI

 

Pakistan

Imam-ul-Haq, Fakhar Zaman, Babar Azam, Mohammad Hafeez, Sarfaraz Ahmed (C & W), Asif Ali, Imad Wasim, Wahab Riaz, Shadab Khan, Hasan Ali, and Md Amir

Bangladesh

Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Liton Das, Mahmudullah, Mosaddek Hossain, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mehidy Hasan, Mashrafe Mortaza (c), Mustafizur Rahman