Rohit Sharma-led Indian cricket team is looking forward to having a watchful start against Bangladeshi Tigers in the much-awaited T20I opener at Arun Jaitley Stadium on Sunday. With Virat Kohli being out of the three-match T20I series, the men in blue are still looking confident for their performance against the opponents.
When on one side, Team India eyes to maintain its dominance alive over the traditional rivals, Bangladesh on the other, hoping to register their first-ever win over the blues in the T20I format. There is no doubt in saying that the forthcoming battle between India and Bangladesh is going to be a perfect entertainer for cricket fans across the world. The T20I opener will also have some exciting mini-battles among the players
Here’s see some of the exciting mini battles to watch out for in the opening encounter of T20I series between India and Bangladesh at Arun Jaitley Stadium in Delhi:
Rohit Sharma vs Mustafizur Rahman
The stand-in skipper of Indian National Cricket Team in the upcoming T20I series against Bangladesh, Rohit Sharma is all set to stun the opponent pacers one more time with his flabbergasting innings at the home pitch. Hitman Sharma is at the peak of his illustrious career and with so many path-breaking hundreds in the kitty, he is looking forward to add another feather to his hat.
In such situations, Sharma could be the biggest threat for Bangladeshi Tigers in the upcoming T20I opener. However, the leading pacer of Bangladesh Mustafizur Rahman is also ready to stop the unstoppable player and if he will be able to do so then tables can be turned for visitors.
Shikhar Dhawan vs Shafiul Islam
The star opener of men in blue Shikhar Dhawan is back in the Indian squad and is looking forward to play some big shots in front of the home crowd at Arun Jaitley Stadium. The starboy of Delhi, Dhawan could prove as a big challenge to the Bangladeshi Tigers at his home soil on Sunday. Though the talented right-arm fast bowler Shafiul Islam will undertake his best efforts to stop the destructive cricketer with his amazing pace. But nothing could be said right now as both the players are ready to shine for their teams.
Mahmudullah vs Yuzvendra Chahal
The star skipper of Bangladeshi cricket team Mahmudullah is the most important player for tigers as he has the ability to turn the tables for Bangladesh at any point against classic Indian pacers. While on the other side, brilliant right-arm spinner Yuzvendra Chahal is also ready to make no mistake to dismiss Mahmudullah at a very early stage.