Sri Lanka captain Dasun Shanka won the toss & elected to bowl first against Bangladesh in the 15th match of the T20 World Cup 2021. This match is being played at Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sharjah.
Both teams are playing their first match in the Super 12 stage. Sri Lanka won all their 3 matches in Round 1 while Bangladesh won 2 out of 3. Playing XI of both teams are:
Sri Lanka - Kusal Perera(w), Pathum Nissanka, Charith Asalanka, Avishka Fernando, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Dasun Shanaka(c), Wanindu Hasaranga, Chamika Karunaratne, Dushmantha Chameera, Binura Fernando, Lahiru Kumara
Bangladesh - Mohammad Naim, Liton Das, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah(c), Afif Hossain, Nurul Hasan(w), Mahedi Hasan, Mohammad Saifuddin, Nasum Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman
- Wicketkeeper - M. Rahim
- Batters - Mahmudullah, B. Rajapaksa, P. Nissanka
- All-rounders - S. Al Hasan, M. Hasan, W. Hasaranga (c)
- Bowlers - D. Chameera (vc), M. Rahman, L. Kumara, C. Karunanratne