ICC World Twenty20

Bangladesh bat against Oz

2014-04-01 11:38
Mushfiqur Rahim (AFP)

Dhaka - Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim won the toss and opted to bat in the World Twenty20 Super-10 Group Two match against Australia in Dhaka on Tuesday.

Both teams were already out of the semi-finals after losing all their three previous matches.

Bangladesh were forced to bring in 18-year-old paceman Taskin Ahmed for his Twenty20 international debut after Mashrafe Mortaza was ruled out due to a knee problem.

They also brought in Mominul Haque and Sohag Gazi in place of Shamsur Rahman and Ziaur Rahman.

Australia included pacemen Nathan Coulter-Nile and Daniel Christian in place of James Muirhead and Brad Hodge.


Australia: George Bailey (captain), Aaron Finch, Brad Haddin, Daniel Christian, Doug Bollinger, Glenn Maxwell, Nathan Coulter-Nile, Mitchell Starc, David Warner, Shane Watson, Cameron White.

Bangladesh: Mushfiqur Rahim (captain), Al-Amin Hossain, Anamul Haque, Mominul Haque, Mohammad Mahmudullah, Taskin Ahmed, Nasir Hossain, Abdur Razzak, Sohag Gazi, Shakib Al Hasan, Tamim Iqbal.

Umpires: Kumar Dharmasena (SRI) and Marais Erasmus (RSA)

Tv umpire: Ian Gould (ENG)

Match referee: Ranjan Madugalle (SRI)

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