Zimbabwe and Bangladesh renew their rivalry in a fresh series in July. They play a one-off Test followed by three ODIs and as many T20Is in a full-fledged series. The African nation has been starved of cricket in recent times. It does not play as regularly as Bangladesh and other top teams play in international cricket.
Heading into the one-off Test, Zimbabwe are placed tenth in the ICC Test rankings while The Tigers are placed ninth. While in ODIs and T20Is, Bangladesh are placed seventh and tenth respectively. meanwhile, Zimbabwe are holding the 10th, 13th, and 11th spot respectively in Tests, ODIs, and T20Is.
Both teams have played 17 Test matches so far with the teams winning seven games each. Bangladesh beat Zimbabwe in their last Test in February 2020. The last Test match played between both teams in Zimbabwe was way back in 2013 with both teams winning a Test match each.
Zimbabwe vs Bangladesh 2021, 1st Test: When And Where To Watch And Live Streaming Details
Bangladesh cricket fans get to watch the series on Gazi TV. In Zimbabwe, coverage is provided by Supersport. Fan Code will live stream the series in India. There is no confirmation regarding the series being televised in India.
India – 1 PM IST (Fan code App)
In Zimbabwe– 9:30 AM Local Time
Bangladesh– Gazi TV
Squads For Zimbabwe vs Bangladesh One-off Test
Mominul Haque (C), Tamim Iqbal, Shadman Islam, Saif Hassan, Najmul Hossain Shanto, Mushfiqur Rahim, Shakib Al Hasan, Liton Das, Mahmudullah, Yasir Ali, Nurul Hasan, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Taijul Islam, Nayeem Hasan, Abu Jayed, Taskin Ahmed, Ebadat Hossain, Shoriful Islam
Regis Chakabva, Tendai Chatara, Tendai Chisoro, Tanaka Chivanga, Craig Ervine, Luke Jongwe, Roy Kaia, Kevin Kasuza, Timycen Maruma, Wellington Masakadza, Blessing Muzarabani, Richard Ngarava, Victor Nyauchi, Milton Shumba, Brendan Taylor, Donald Tiripano, Sean Williams (C), Joylord Gumbie, Takudzwanashe Kaitano, Dion Myers