England vs Sri Lanka: Hosts Look to Avoid Hat trick World Cup Defeat against the TigersNaveen Kumar (Author) Published Date : Jun 08, 2019 17:45 IST
England vs Sri Lanka: The hosting team who are in top form are taking on the Bangladesh team who are looking strong enough to defeat top teams. Bangladesh beat South African team in their last match showing their upper hand over the top teams in the world cup.
Hat-Trick Defeat of England:
So far in world cup games, Bangladesh has defeated England two times in their last couple of matches in previous world cups and if the team manage to beat England once again it will be a hattrick defeat for England against Bangladesh in ICC World Cup games.
Toss has been over and Bangladesh has won the toss choosing to bowl first against the English team. So the English men with an outstanding batting line-up with all 11 players with batting ability will be aiming to put a solid scoreboard before they defend their total against the rising team. After the last defeat against Pakistan, England captain is looking to back their boys with a promising performance as their poor fielding display which costed the last game.
Bangladesh will be looking forward to taking down the top order of England and cause possible damage to their batting line-up with breaking partnerships. The team will be looking to restrict the opponents as possible to make it a reachable score for Tigers.
England Playing XI:
Jason Roy, Jonny Bairstow, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan (c), Ben Stokes, Jos Buttler (wk), Chris Woakes, Jofra Archer, Adil Rashid, Liam Plunkett, Mark Wood
Bangladesh Playing XI
Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Mohammad Mithun, Mahmudullah, Mosaddek Hossain, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mehidy Hasan, Mashrafe Mortaza (c), Mustafizur Rahman
England vs Sri Lanka: Hosts Look to Avoid Hat trick World Cup Defeat against the Tigers