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Asia Cup 2022: Sri Lanka win toss, to bowl against Bangladesh in crucial game

Triumph is extremely important for either group if they are to get Super 4 phase

Sri Lankan captain Dasun Shanaka won the throw and also chose to bowl versus Bangladesh in a critical Team B component of the DP Globe Asia Mug in Dubai on Thursday.

Both groups decreased to Afghanistan and also a triumph at the Dubai International Cricket Arena is extremely important for either of the groups if they are to get the Super 4 phase of the competition.

” It’s an utilized arch, so going after will certainly be very important,” Shanaka stated at the throw.

” We had an excellent prep work entering this video game. We are focusing on our batting. We will certainly attempt to play as we have actually been playing in the last 2 years. The group that develops an excellent efficiency success,” he included.

On the other hand, Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan stated he would certainly have bowled initially as well had he won the throw.

” We intended to area initially, yet that’s not in our control,” stated Shakib.

” We really did not bat well versus Afghanistan, yet today is a various day. We have 3 adjustments in our group, we have actually made plenty of adjustments. Ideally, that will certainly benefit us today. We wish to play some excellent cricket today, we are not worried concerning what is being discussed in the media,” he included.

Playing XIs:

Sri Lanka: Pathum Nissanka, Kusal Mendis (wk), Charith Asalanka, Danushka Gunathilaka, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Wanindu Hasaranga, Dasun Shanaka (C), Chamika Karunaratne, Maheesh Theekshana, Dilshan Madushanka, Asitha Fernando.

Bangladesh: Sabbir Rahman, Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Shakib Al Hasan (C), Afif Hossain, Mahmudullah, Mosaddek Hossain, Mahedi Hasan, Taskin Ahmed, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Mustafizur Rahman, Ebadot Hossain.

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