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Bangladesh face resurgent Zimbabwe in 4th T20I Friday


Bangladesh will play against the visiting Zimbabwe in their last match of the four-match T20I series with an advantage of a 2-1 lead at the Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium (SANS) in Khulna on Friday. The match will begin at 3:00pm, local time.Bangladesh will try to get back their winning track, after a 31-run loss in the third T20I, in the match as well as to win the series while Zimbabwe for a series draw.Bangladesh beat Zimbabwe by 42 runs in the second match and started the series campaign with 4 wickets victory.Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Bin Mortaza said, “I don’t think that there’s extra pressure on us. We’ve played under more pressure in the past. We have to keep planning and look to win.”Zimbabwe batsman Malcolm Waller believes his team can complete the comeback, “We’ll try to do exactly what we did on Wednesday; play our best cricket, and do the things right and hopefully come out on top and level the series.”Both made their remarks on the eve of the series decider at SANS on Thursday. The probable changes in the Bangladesh team for the last match can be the inculcation of opener Tamim Iqbal, pacer Taskin Ahmed and spinner Arafat Sunny.Abu Hider Rony and Mosaddek Hossain could be retained while Imrul Kayes may exclude for Soumya Sarkar’s continuation for open the innings.Zimbabwe’s changes for the last match can be the Peter Moor way for designated captain Elton Chigumbura. Chamu Chibhabha could also play in the last match.Bangladesh squad (probable): Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Sabbir Rahman, Mahmudullah, Shakib Al Hasan, Mosaddek Hossain, Nurul Hasan, Mashrafe Bin Mortaza, Arafat Sunny, Taskin Ahmed and Abu Hider Rony.Zimbabwe squad (probable): Hamilton Masakadza, Vusi Sibanda, Chamu Chibhabha, Sean Williams, Malcolm Waller, Sikandar Raza, Elton Chigumbura, Richmond Mutumbami, Graeme Cremer, Tendai Chisoro and Taurai Muzarabani. (UNB)


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