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Australia opted to field

 Sports Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 05:40 PM, 3 August 2021   Updated: 05:57 PM, 3 August 2021

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Australia captain Matthew Wade has won the toss and decided to field first against Bangladesh in the T20 match of the series held at Mirpur Sher-e-Bangla National Stadium.

The match will kick off at 6:00 pm on Tuesday and broadcasts live by T-Sports.

Tigers captain Mahmudullah Riyad is optimistic about doing well against Australia at home. He wants to prove that Bangladesh is a good team in the T20 through this series.

Aussie captain Matthew Wade, on the other hand, said Shakib Al Hasan will be in their minds. He is the best performer in Bangladesh with both bat and ball.

Squad:

Bangladesh: Soumya Sarkar, Mohammad Naim, Shakib Al Hasan, Nurul Hasan(w), Mahmudullah (capt), Afif Hossain, Shamim Hossain, Mahedi Hasan, Mustafizur Rahman, Shoriful Islam, Nasum Ahmed.

Australia: Josh Philippe, Alex Carey, Mitchell Marsh, Moises Henriques, Ashton Turner, Matthew Wade (capt. wk), Ashton Agar, Mitchell Starc, Andrew Tye, Adam Zampa, Josh Hazlewood.

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