Bangladesh vs West Indies ODI series 2020 -21 – 3rd ODI

Bangladesh vs West Indies ODI series 2020-21

3rd ODI:

Third and final meeting of the series of 3 ODI matches between Bangladesh and West Indies is going to be played at the Zohur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong on January 25th 2021.

West Indies Tour of Bangladesh History:

The teams completed 40 meetings in this format of cricket, till date. Out of them, the host won 17 times and lost 21 times with 2 without any result.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Bangladesh against West Indies are WWWWW.

On the soil of Bangladesh, the teams faced each other 19 times. The host won 8 times. The visitors won 10 times. Remaining 1 was called off without any result, which was in 2002.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Bangladesh against West Indies in Bangladesh are WWWLW.

Bangladesh vs West Indies ODI series 2020 -21 – 2nd ODI

Points and Rankings:

The series is the comparison between the seventh rank team (Bangladesh) and ninth rank team (West Indies) team. The host is 15 points ahead of the visitors.

In the case, when the host will win the series by 3-nil, then the host will earn 3 points without change in rankings, but in case of losing the series with 3 defeats, then the team will lose the 5 points with 1 position down. 

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 2 defeats, then the team will lose 3 points with 1 rank down in the position. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 2, the team will earn 2 points with unaffected rankings. 

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 1 defeat, then the team will lose 2 points without change in the ranking. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 1, the team will neither gain nor lose either points or rankings. 

Drawing the series will cause the team to lose 1 point with no impact in the position.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Bangladesh are WWWWW.

In the case, when the visiting team will win the series by 3-nil, then the host will earn 4 points with no change in rankings, but in case of losing the series with 3 defeats, then the team will lose the 2 points with no change in positions. 

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 2 defeats, then the team will lose 1 point with unaffected rankings. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 2, the team will earn 3 points with no impact on the rank. 

If the team will lose the series with the margin of 1 defeat, then the team will neither gain nor lose either points or rankings. In case of winning the series with the winning margin of 1, the team will earn 2 points with no change in rank. 

Drawing the series will help the team to earn 1 point with no change in the position.

Last 5 (completed) match results of West Indies are LLLLL.

The result of the match will impact the team’s points, as if the result will go in favor of the host then, the team will gain 1 point, but the visitors will lose 1 point, as well, with unaffected positions for either team. On the other hand, in case of a reverse result, the visitors will gain 1 point, and the host will lose the 2 points with no change in position for both the teams.

Venue Weather:

Weather forecast for Chittagong shows the weather would be pretty sunny and clear throughout the match. The precipitation percentage would be almost 0% as of now, so there would be almost no chance of rain during the match. The temperature would be between 18-26 Celsius. The wind would be between 8 to 11 km/h during the match. The speed of wind and temperature would fluctuate with the match progress.

Zohur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium, Chittagong

Toss and Pitch:

Teams preferred to field first after winning the toss, which happened 10 times out of 19, and the selection favored the teams, as the teams won 7 times after selecting the bat first and lost thrice and 2 abandoned (excluded).

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to field first, are WWWLW.

On the other hand, the teams who chose to bat first, after winning the toss, won the matches thrice and lost 6 times.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, when the team chose to bat first, are LWWLL.

Overall, 10 times the teams won the toss, won the matches and lost 9 times.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while winning the toss, are WWWLW.

Particularly, for Bangladesh, the team won the toss 11 times out of 19 times, and the teams won 7 times and lost 4 times.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Bangladesh at the venue, while winning the toss, are WWWWW.

The host never lost the match, after winning the toss, after 2010.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Bangladesh at the venue, while losing the toss, are LWWLW.

The first batting team won the matches 6 times. Whereas, the teams, who batted second, won the matches 13 times.

Last 5 (completed) match results at the venue, while the team bat first, are LLLLW.

The lowest defended total was 177 in 2011. And the highest successful chase 287 in 2018. 

The first inning lowest total was 44 runs in 2009, and the highest total was 309 runs in 2006. For the second inning, the lowest total was also 119 runs (completed innings) in 2011, whereas the highest was 288 runs in 2018.

The batting average of the first innings is 25.50 and 32.13 is for the second innings.

ODI History Between the Teams at the Venue:

Both the teams faced each other just once at the venue. The host won the game. The visiting team is still searching for the first victory at the venue.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Bangladesh against West Indies at the venue are W – – – -.

Teams’ ODI History at Venue:

The home side has a pretty good record at the venue, and won 12 matches out of 19 encounters and lost 7 times. Whereas, the visiting team has a poor record, as the team never won, yet and lost the only outing.

Last 5 (completed) match results of Bangladesh at the venue are WWLWW.

Last 5 (completed) match results of West Indies at the venue are L – – – -.

Tentative XI for both the Teams:

Bangladesh:

The home side would go with the unchanged XI.

Bangladesh Eleven: T. Iqbal, L. Das, N. Shanto, S. al Hasan, M. Rahim, Mahmudullah, S. Sarkar, M. Hasan, R. Hossain, H. Mahmud, M. Rahman

 West Indies:

The visitors would also go with the same XI.

West Indies Eleven: K. Ottley, S. Ambris, J. da Silva, J. Mohammed, A. McCarthy. R. Reifer, R. Powell, K. Mayers, N. Bonner, A. Hosein, A. Joseph

*Notes: the result of the most recent match is at the left.
*Notes: D means Draw in “last five match results”.