Dhaka Premier Division Cricket League 2019, Match 19: Abahani Limited vs Shinepukur Cricket Club: Dream11 Fantasy Cricket Tips – Playing XI, Pitch Report & Injury Update
Soumya Sarkar set to take the field after returning home from New Zealand.
Updated - Mar 19, 2019 12:36 am
Abahani Limited and Shinepukur Cricket Club will face off in the Dhaka Premier League game on Tuesday which can be considered as the clash between top and bottom of the table. Abahani is one of the two teams to win all their three games and is placed at the top of the table. The Abahani side that comprises of some big names of Bangladesh national team, won all the three games they played by a big margin as their NRR reads 1.753.
Shinepukur Cricket Club, on the other hand, is one of the two teams to lose all the three matches played thus far. The Shinepukur CC had a couple of close losses as they lost by nine runs against Uttara Sport and went down against Sheikh Jamal by 12 runs in the previous game. The Afif Hossain-led team will have a tough time in breaking their losing streak against a star-studded Abahani team.
The 19th game of the Dhaka Premier Division Cricket League 2019 will be played between Abahani Limited and Shinepukur Cricket Club at the Khan Shaheb Osman Ali Stadium in Fatullah.
The match starts at 9:00 AM local time (8:30 AM IST) (3:00 AM GMT).
The Fatullah pitch has been inconsistent in this tournament so far. In their previous game here, Shinepukur were bundled out for 94 while chasing Sheikh Jamal Dhanmondi Club’s 106 from 46 overs.
Average first innings score: 194.17 (Last six List A matches)
Record of chasing teams: Won – 2, Lost – 4
Probable Playing XIs:
Jahurul Islam (WK), Wasim Jaffer, Soumya Sarkar, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Mosaddek Hossain (C), Sabbir Rahman, Mohammad Saifuddin, Sunzamul Islam, Ariful Hasan, Mashrafe Mortaza, Rubel Hossain.
Bench: Kaushal Silva, Jahid Javed, Nazmul Islam, Mohammad Mithun, Mehedi Hasan Miraz, Tahidul Islam Rassel, Taposh Gosh, Shakil Hossain, Munim Shahriar.
Shinepukur Cricket Club:
Uday Kaul, Sabbir Hossain, Afif Hossain (C), Towhid Hridoy, Shuvagata Hom, Amite Hasan (WK), Sohrawordi Shuvo, Delwar Hossain, Sujon Hawlader, Tipu Sultan, Shoriful Islam.
Bench: Hamidul Islam, Mohammad Rakib, Dhiman Ghosh, Yashpal Singh, Shadman Islam.
Injury and Availability News:
Soumya Sarkar set to take the field after returning home.
Kaushal Silva is playing Sri Lanka Domestic One-Dayers.
Shadman Islam has a back issue and is doubtful to play against Abahani.
No update regarding Mohammad Mithun and Mehedi Hasan Miraz.
Mohammad Saifuddin of Abahani and Sabbir Hossain of Shinepukur are the two names which could rule the fantasy teams in this tournament. In the three games so far, Saifuddin has two fifties and also picked up one wicket apiece in those three games. Sabbir has a century and a 4-wicket haul in the previous two matches.
Captain and Vice-Captain Selection:
Mohammad Saifuddin and Sabbir Hossain are direct picks as captain and vice-captain. Along these two, the likes of Sabbir Rahman, Mosaddek Hossain, Towhid Hridoy, Rubel Hossain, Jahrul Islam and Afif Hossain will be ideal for multiplier roles.
Suggested Playing XI for Head to Head/Small Leagues:
Keeper – Jahurul Islam
Batsmen – Afif Hossain, Uday Kaul, Najmul Hossain Shanto
All-Rounders – Sabbir Hossain (VC), Mohammad Saifuddin (C), Sabbir Rahman
Bowlers – Delwar Hossain, Sujon Hawlader, Sunzamul Islam, Mashrafe Mortaza
Suggested Playing XI for Grand Leagues/Mega Leagues:
Keeper – Jahurul Islam
Batsmen – Afif Hossain (VC), Wasim Jaffer, Towhid Hridoy
All-Rounders – Sabbir Hossain, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mosaddek Hossain (C)
Bowlers – Delwar Hossain, Sunzamul Islam, Rubel Hossain, Shoriful Islam
The all-rounders category consists of the likes of Sabbir Hossain, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mosaddek Hossain and Sabbir Rahman who are in form this tournament. All the players are costly and hardly can be separated. Soumya Sarkar’s return complicates the things but he might take a bit of time to settle down after what happened in New Zealand.
The Abahani Limited are expected to continue their winning run by extending Shinepukur Cricket Club’s losing streak.