AU-W vs BD-W Dream11 Prediction, T20 World Cup Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing 11, Pitch Report and Injury Updates For 8th T20I
Both teams have faced each other only once in T20Is, which happened during the World Cup's last edition.
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Australia (AUS-W) will take on Bangladesh (BAN-W) in the 8th game of the Women's T20 World Cup 2023 on Tuesday (February 14) at St George's Park in Gqeberha. Australia defeated New Zealand in their first game by a significant margin of 97 runs after posting a total of 173 runs for the loss of nine wickets in 20 overs. Alyssa Healy, Meg Lanning, and Ellyse Perry starred with the bat for Australia. Healy made a half-century and has now scored the joint-highest number of 50+ scores in the Women's T20 World Cup. Ashleigh Gardner was the pick of the bowlers, and she became only the second Australian bowler to pick a fifer in the tournament's history. Gardner also won the Player of the Match award for this performance.
Bangladesh suffered a seven-wicket loss at the hands of Sri Lanka in their opening game. After winning the toss, Bangladesh opted to bat and posted a total of 126 runs for the loss of eight wickets. No batter managed to score more than 30 runs for the team. Marufa Akter picked three wickets for just 23 runs in four overs and bowled a maiden over as well. The bowlers did a decent job, but the target was not enough for them to defend. Bangladesh will have to deliver an all-round performance to stand a chance against the defending champions.
Both teams have faced each other only once in T20Is, which happened during the World Cup's last edition. Australia won that game by 86 runs after posting a total of 189 runs for the loss of just one wicket.
Team Form (Last 5 matches)
Probable Playing XI
Bench : Fargana Hoque, Sharmin Akhter, Rabeya Khan, Fahima Khatun, Shanjida Akhter Maghla, Disha Biswas, Rumana Ahmed
Injury and availability news
Ashleigh Gardner AUS-W | ALL
The 25-year-old all-rounder was the pick of the bowlers for Australia in the first game. she picked five wickets for just 12 runs in three overs. She is just two wickets away from picking 50 wickets in T20Is.
Ellyse Perry AUS-W | ALL
She has been the leading wicket-taker for Australia in T20 World Cup over the years. Perry has taken 38 wickets in 37 games at an average of 17.42, an economy of 5.75, and a strike rate of 18.1. She made 40 runs and picked one wicket in the first game.
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BD-W | BOWL
The 29-year-old pacer has picked 11 wickets in 17 innings in T20 World Cup for Bangladesh. She has not been in the best of form in recent times. She managed to pick up just two wickets in T20Is last year.
BD-W | WK
The wicketkeeper-batter opened the innings for Bangladesh and made 20 runs off 13 deliveries in the opening game. The Australian bowlers will welcome her with fiery spells in this game; thus, she is not the best pick in her category.