The guests shall be hoping to make an affect within the 20-over format after failing miserably within the ODIs.
Bangladesh are presently in New Zealand the place they’ve been whitewashed within the ODI collection. Both groups will now be taking part in the 3-match T20I collection beginning Sunday, twenty eighth March. The guests shall be hoping to make an affect within the 20-over format after failing miserably within the ODIs.
The hosts shall be with out their key gamers on this collection which incorporates the likes of Kane Williamson, Trent Boult, Jimmy Neesham, Kyle Jamieson, Mitchell Santner and Tim Seifert. Tim Southee shall be main the Kiwi facet in absence of standard captain Kane Williamson. Bangladesh, alternatively, shall be captained by Mahmudullah instead of Tamim Iqbal who shall be unavailable due to private causes.
Let’s take a look at essential stats and numbers earlier than the beginning of the T20I collection between New Zealand and Bangladesh:
Head to Head file:
7 – Both groups have performed 7 T20I matches to this point, and all of the video games have been gained by New Zealand to this point.
Bangladesh’s lengthy wait
29 – New Zealand have performed 29 worldwide matches towards Bangladesh at house until now, they usually have gained all of them. The guests shall be hoping to interrupt the streak within the T20I collection.
New Zealand’s impeccable file at house
6 – The Kiwi workforce has gained all of the final 6 collection they performed at house in worldwide cricket. They have defeated Australia, Pakistan, Bangladesh and West Indies in these collection.
Guptill to go previous Rohit
26 – Martin Guptill has scored 2839 runs in 95 T20I innings at a strike fee of 136.22. He wants 26 extra runs to go previous the 2864-run tally of Rohit Sharma and change into the second-highest T20I run-getter after Virat Kohli (3159).
167 – The attacking opener has 1833 T20I runs to his title in house video games. He wants to attain 167 runs within the collection to change into the primary participant to cross the 2000-run mark in house T20Is.
100 – Guptill shall be taking part in his one centesimal T20I recreation within the first match of the collection. He would be the second Kiwi participant after Ross Taylor (102) and fifth general in T20Is to realize the milestone.
161 – If Guptill is profitable in scoring 161 runs in these 3 video games, he’ll change into solely the second cricketer after Virat Kohli to finish 3000 runs within the shortest format.
Finn Allen’s unbelievable T20 file
183.27 – Finn Allen, who has acquired his maiden name for this collection, has a strike fee of 183.27 in T20 cricket. This is the very best strike fee for any cricketer in T20 cricket with a minimal of 250 balls confronted.
Southee in line to change into high Kiwi pacer
585 – Tim Southee has picked up 585 wickets in 300 worldwide video games he has performed. He wants 5 extra wickets to surpass Richard Hadlee (589), and change into probably the most profitable pacer for New Zealand.
7 – The veteran pacer has taken 93 wickets within the 80 matches he has performed within the shortest format. He requires 7 extra wickets to change into the second participant after Lasith Malinga to finish a century of wickets in T20Is.
Mahmudullah’s eye on the 1500-run mark
25 – Bangladesh all-rounder Mahmudullah Riyad has to this point scored 1475 T20I runs in 79 innings. He wants 25 extra runs to finish 1500 runs within the format and change into the third participant from Bangladesh after Shakib Al Hasan and Tamim Iqbal to succeed in the landmark.