FBA vs RAN Dream11 Prediction, BPL Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing XI, Pitch Report & Injury Updates For Match 3 of BPL 2024
Shakib Al Hasan can be a decent multiplier choice for this encounter.
Fortune Bairshal will go head-to-head against Rangpur Riders in the third game of the Bangladesh Premier League 2024 at Shere Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur, Dhaka, on Saturday, January 20.
Fortune Barishal made it to the playoffs last year but couldn’t move past the eliminator as they suffered a defeat over Rangpur Riders by four wickets. Tamim Iqbal will lead the team with Shakib Al Hasan moving to Rangpur Raiders. Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Amir, and Abbas Afridi will miss this game for Barisal.
On the other hand, Rangpur Riders ended the league phase at the third rank with eight wins and four losses in 12 matches. Their title race came to an end after losing to Sylhet Strikers in the second qualifier by 19 runs. Nurul Hasan will continue to lead the side in this edition.
Bangladesh Premier League, 20 Jan 2024, Sat, 1:00 PM IST ,Dhaka
PR Stirling, Tamim Iqbal(C), Ibrahim Zadran, Soumya Sarkar, S Malik, Mahmudullah, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Mushfiqur Rahim, M Saifuddin, Kamrul Islam Rabbi, Rakibul Hasan
Brandon King, Rony Talukdar, Shamim Hossain, Shakib Al Hasan, Azmatullah Omarzai, MJG Rippon, Mahedi Hasan, Nurul Hasan(C), Abu Hider, Hasan Mahmud, Ihsanullah
Shakib Al Hasan RAN | all
Shakib Al Hasan ended as Barisal's leading run-scorer in the previous edition, accumulating 375 runs from 11 innings at an average of 41.66. Additionally, he scalped 10 wickets with the ball. He will be playing for Rangpur in this season.
Tamim Iqbal FBA | bat
Tamim Iqbal was Khulna's leading run-scorer with 302 runs from 10 innings, amassing two fifty-plus totals. A lot of onus will be on him to score some big runs in the initial powerplay overs.
Shoaib Malik FBA | bat
Shoaib Malik amassed 279 runs from 10 innings in the previous season. He would be aiming to come out all guns blazing with both bat and ball in this edition. He made a shift to Barisal for this edition.
Mushfiqur Rahim FBA | WK
A lot of Sylhet's success depended on Mushfiqur Rahim in the previous season. He racked up 357 runs from 15 innings at an average of 39.66 with his best being 74*.
Mehidy Hasan Miraz FBA | ALL
Mehidy Hasan Miraz emerged as one of the best all-rounders for Bangladesh of late. He scored 208 runs and picked up five wickets in the previous season and much more is expected from him in this edition.
Azmatullah Omarzai RAN | ALL
Omarzai was Rangpur's second leading wicket-taker, claiming 15 wickets. Moreover, he amassed 98 runs with the bat. He would be one of the crucial players for the Riders this season.
Soumya Sarkar FBA | bat
Soumya Sarkar had scored 174 runs and scalped three wickets in the previous edition. Much more is expected from the impressive batting all-rounder this season.
Mohammad Saifuddin FBA | bowl
Mohammad Saifuddin scalped 12 wickets in BPL 2023 and he will be aiming to better his numbers with the ball in BPL 2024.
Paul Stirling FBA | bat
Paul Stirling is one of the explosive opening batters going around the shortest format of the game. He would be hoping to give his side a perfect start in this game.
FBA | BAT
RAN | BAT