New Zealand vs Bangladesh, 1st ODI – Blitzpools Prediction, Fantasy XI Tips & Probable XI
Bangladesh will be facing New Zealand in a three-match ODI series. The first ODI will be played at Dunedin.
New Zealand vs Bangladesh, 1st ODI: Match Details
- Date – March 20th, 2021
- Time – 3:30 AM IST
- Venue – University Oval, Dunedin
New Zealand vs Bangladesh, 1st ODI Match Preview:
New Zealand will be playing their first ODI after over a year-long gap and that too without Ross Taylor and Kane Williamson. Tom Latham will be leading the squad. Devon Conway could prove to be a game-changer as he will look to continue his T20 form in ODI format.
Kyle Jamieson had an off T20 series against Australia but he will look to make a comeback in the longer format. Trent Boult will be the key bowler in the swinging conditions in New Zealand.
Bangladesh is coming from a series win against West Indies back at home. Tamim Iqbal will confident to back his team to win against an injury-hit Kiwi Squad. They have a good batting strength but Bangladesh will be banking on Iqbal to lead from the front.
Mehidy Hasan had a terrific series against the Windies and will play a crucial role in helping his team win. Mohammad Saifuddin could prove to be a game-changer for Bangladesh.
New Zealand are favorites to win the ODI series against Bangladesh, however, the visitors have a good chance to succeed against an injury-hit Kiwi squad.