After losing their first encounter of ICC World Cup 2019 at the hands of Pakistan, a hungry English unit would be eyeing to hunt down the Bangladesh Tigers when the two teams collide in match no 12 of ICC World Cup which will be played at the Sophia Gardens in Cardiff.
Both teams are coming into this contest after losing their respective previous matches. New Zealand made things tough for Bangladesh by taming them by 2 wickets, whereas, England went down against a rejuvenated Pakistan side by 14 runs.
It was Bangladesh who showed the exit doors to England in the last edition of the World Cup held in Australia and New Zealand. That loss literally shook the English Cricket team and their ouster from the tournament change them completely.
ENG vs BAN, 12th Match, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019
Saturday, June 08, 2019
03:00 PM IST
Sophia Gardens, Cardiff
The weather is expected to be sunny with some clouds making their appearance for a brief period of time. Wickets with the new ball is what the bowling team will be looking for.
ENG vs BAN Team News
Eoin Morgan (c), Ben Stokes, Jason Roy, Joe Root, Tom Curran, Moeen Ali, James Vince, Jonny Bairstow, Jofra Archer, Adil Rashid, Liam Dawson, Chris Woakes, Jos Buttler, Liam Plunkett, Mark Wood
Mashrafe Mortaza (c), Mahmudullah, Mehidy Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mustafizur Rahman, Mohammad Mithun, Shakib Al Hasan, Liton Das, Sabbir Rahman, Abu Jayed, Mosaddek Hossain, Rubel Hossain, Mohammad Saifuddin, Soumya Sarkar, Tamim Iqbal.
Bangladesh: Soumya Sarkar, Tamim Iqbal, Shakib Al Hasan, Mustafizur Rahman, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mashrafe Mortaza, Mosaddek Hossain, Mahmudullah, Mehidy Hasan, Mohammad Mithun.
England: Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan, Chris Woakes, Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler, Jofra Archer, Moeen Ali, Adil Rashid/Liam Plunkett, Mark Wood
WK – M Rahim, J Buttler, J Bairstow
Batsmen – S Sarkar, J Root, J Roy
All-rounders – Mossadek, Shakib
Bowlers – M Rahman, M Hassan, C Woakes
Captain choices – J Bairstow, J Roy, J Root