Bangladesh Women are set to face off against Kenya Women in the 3rd match of the Commonwealth Games Women’s T20 Qualifier. The BD-W vs KEN-W encounter will take place at the Kinrara Academy Oval, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Bangladesh Women won their opening encounter against the hosts Malaysia Women by chasing down the target of 50 runs in the allotted time. They would be looking to continue the same momentum in this match as well.
On the other side, Kenya Women will be playing their first match of the tournament on Wednesday. Though they didn’t play much cricket on this occasion, Kenya Women would look to spend some time on the crease to get through the playing conditions. Hence, we can expect a good battle between these two teams on Wednesday.
Match: Bangladesh Women vs Kenya Women, Game 3
Venue: Kinrara Academy Oval, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Date & Time: 19th January, at 7:00 AM IST and 9:30 AM Local Time
Live Streaming: Fancode
The pitch at this venue looks to be a neutral one. Both the batters and the bowlers have to be at their best on this wicket. As the game progresses, it is expected to become slower and start assisting the spinners as well.
BD-W vs KEN-W Dream11 Fantasy Predictions Top Picks
Batter: Veronica Abuga
Veronica Abuga would be a good buy for your fantasy teams. She has featured in 14 matches and has scored 177 runs at an average of 16.09.
Wicketkeeper: Shamima Sultana
Shamima Sultana has looked in good touch with the bat in his last outing. She scored 28 runs from 19 deliveries with the help of 4 fours and a six.
All-Rounder: Queentor Abel
Queentor Abel is the other must-have player in your fantasy teams. She has scored 240 runs in 14 matches at an average of around 22 and has also picked 19 wickets with the ball.
Suggested Playing XI No.1 for BD-W vs KEN-W Dream11 Fantasy Cricket
Wicketkeeper: Shamima Sultana
Batters: Fargana Hoque, Murshida Khatun, Venasa Ooko
All-Rounders: Rumana Ahmed, Salma Khatun, Queentor Abel, Margaret Ngoche
Bowlers: Nahida Akter, Sarah Wetoto, Flavia Odhiambo
Captain: Rumana Ahmed
Vice-Captain: Margaret Ngoche
Suggested Playing XI No.2 for BD-W vs KEN-W Dream11 Fantasy Cricket
Wicketkeeper: Nigar Sultana, Sharon Juma
Batters: Murshida Khatun, Veronica Abuga, Venasa Ooko
All-Rounders: Rumana Ahmed, Ritu Moni, Queentor Abel
Bowlers: Nahida Akter, Suraiya Azmin, Flavia Odhiambo
Captain: Queentor Abel
Vice-Captain: Nigar Sultana
Probable Playing XIs for BD-W vs KEN-W
Murshida Khatun, Shamima Sultana (wk), Nigar Sultana (c), Fargana Hoque, Rumana Ahmed, Ritu Moni, Salma Khatun, Fahima Khatun, Nahida Akter, Suraiya Azmin, Shobana Mostary
Sharon Juma, Venasa Ooko, Veronica Abuga, Esther Wachira, Queentor Abel, Margaret Ngoche, Daisy Njoroge, Sarah Wetoto, Flavia Odhiambo, Lavendah Idambo, Sylvia Kinyua
BD-W vs KEN-W – Who will win?
Bangladesh Women are expected to take home the victory given they are a better all-round unit as compared to their opponents. They are one of the favourites to win the tournament and would like to cement it by beating Kenya Women in this rivetting group stage fixture. They would like to carry on the momentum in the games going forward and today’s match is the best way to do it.