DHAKA: After a thrilling encounter in the first Test match at Chittagong, the two sides will lock horns again in the second Test at Shair e Bangla Cricket Stadium, Dhaka starting from Friday.
Though, Bangladesh was dominant in most session of the first game, but the all-round brilliance from Ben Stokes left Bangladesh heartbroken as England won the nail-biting thriller by just 22 runs on last day.
The match was memorable for the numbers of referrals (26) used in a Test match, where ICC’s Elite Unit umpire Dharmasena gave 8 decisions which were over turned.
Venue: Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur
Date: 28 October – 01 November, 2016
Time: 04:00 GMT / 10:00 local/ 09:30 IST
Broadcast: Star Sports 2, Star Sports HD 2
Online Stream: www.hotstar.com/sports/cricket
Bangladesh opener Tamim Iqbal has urged his team mates not to be happy and satisfied with only good performances and reaching near to victory. He asked team to keep nerves to win nervy games.
Possible XI: Mushfiqur Rahim (c & wk), Tamim Iqbal, Imrul Kayes, Mominul Haque, Mahmudullah, Shakib Al Hasan, Sabbir Rahman, Mehedi Hasan Miraz, Kamrul Islam Rabbi, Taijul Islam, Shaiful Islam
Possible XI: Alastair Cook (c), Ben Duckett, Joe Root, Gary Ballance, Moeen Ali, Ben Stokes, Jonny Bairstow (wk), Zafar Ansari, Chris Woakes, Adil Rashid, Steve Finn