Bangladesh, who defeated India at the Asia Cup 2023 Super Four match, will look to repeat their heroics when they face the Rohit Sharma-led side at the World Cup 2023 match on October 19 at 2.00 PM at the Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Pune. Though one of the weaker teams in the tournament, Bangladesh have defeated India thrice in the last four matches between the two – twice in a bilateral series in December 2022 and then, as mentioned before, in the Asia Cup Super Four match recently.
India are currently on a roll, having won all their three matches so far. In their last match they defeated Pakistan by seven wickets in Ahmedabad. India’s bowling and batting, both has looked good in the tournament thus far. Earlier, they defeated Australia and Afghanistan comprehensively.
Bangladesh, on the other hand, have one win in three matches and are currently seventh in the points table. To make matters worse, Shakib Al Hasan has injured himself and there is no news yet on his availability for the game against India.
This World Cup, we’ve seen the underdogs defeat the better teams, and Bangladesh will be looking to do the same against India in Pune. Ahead of the next game of Cricket World Cup 2023, here is everything you need to know.
India vs Bangladesh Injury update
India do not have any injury concerns and are unlikely to make any changes to the playing XI which defeated Pakistan by seven wickets. Bangladesh, meanwhile, are yet to give an update on the fitness of Shakib.
India vs Bangladesh predicted XI
India: Rohit Sharma (c), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul, Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Jasprit Bumrah, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Siraj
Bangladesh: Tanzid Hasan, Litton Das, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Shakib Al Hasan (c), Towhid Hridoy, Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Mahmudullah, Taskin Ahmed, Shoriful Islam, Mustafizur Rahman
India vs Bangladesh Match Details
Match: India vs Bangladesh
Date & Time: October 19, 2.00 PM IST
Venue: Maharashtra Cricket Association Stadium, Pune
India vs Bangladesh Fantasy Team
Wicketkeepers: KL Rahul, Mushfiqur Rahim
Batters: Rohit Sharma, Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer
All-rounders: Ravindra Jadeja, Shakib al Hasan
Bowlers: Jasprit Bumrah, Kuldeep Yadav, Shoriful Islam
Captain: Rohit Sharma
Vice-captain: Jasprit Bumrah
India vs Bangladesh: Pune Weather and Pitch Report
The pitch at the MCA stadium is a batting paradise. The pacers may also enjoy some seam early on. The average first innings total reads 288 from the seven ODIs that have been played at this venue.
The weather in Pune will be pleasant. The temperature will be around 32 degrees Celsius during the day.
India vs Bangladesh, 2023 World Cup Broadcast details
The match between India and Bangladesh here’s will be live on the Star Sports network as far as TV is concerned.
India vs Bangladesh Live Streaming
Disney + Hotstar has picked up streaming rights of the India vs Pakistan match. The toss will take place at 2.00 PM IST.
India vs Bangladesh ODI matches Head-to-Head
|Matches won by India||8|
|Matches won by Bangladesh||31|
India vs Bangladesh match prediction
India are the strongest team in the tournament and the favourites to win this match. But as mentioned before, Bangladesh have beaten India three times in the last four games and will be looking to take confidence from that to pull off an upset over India.