ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 (Match 16): Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka – Stats Preview
Two Asian sides Bangladesh and Sri Lanka will meet on Tuesday (11th June) in the match 16 of the 2019 ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup at County Ground (Bristol).
Bangladesh and Sri Lanka both have played three matches in the ongoing Cricket World Cup. While Bangladesh has won one game and lost two other matches, Sri Lanka has achieved one victory, one defeat and another one had no result.
Before this 16th game of the ongoing Cricket World Cup, let’s look at some vital statistical preview of this match.
Teams’ recent ODI form
Bangladesh (in last ten matches; oldest to latest): Lost, Lost, Lost, Won, Won, Won, Won, Won, Lost and Lost.
Sri Lanka (in last ten matches; oldest to latest): Lost, Lost, Lost, Lost, Lost, Lost, Lost, Won, Lost and Won.
ODI records at County Ground (Bristol)
Head-to-Head ODI records
Overall (45 matches): Bangladesh won 7 ODIs; Sri Lanka won 36 ODIs (2 no results)
At neutral venues (9 matches): Bangladesh won 1 ODI; Sri Lanka won 8 ODIs
In England: Never played
At County Ground, Bristol: Never played
In the World Cup (3 matches): Bangladesh won 0 ODIs; Sri Lanka won 3 ODIs
In the last ten matches: Bangladesh won 3 ODIs; Sri Lanka won 6 ODIs (1 no result)
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Shakib Al Hasan
i) Bangladesh all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan scored three consecutive 50+ scores in the first three matches of the ongoing Cricket World Cup. He scored 75 runs against South Africa, 64 runs against New Zealand and 121 runs against England.
ii) The left-handed batsman Shakib Al Hasan has scored 5,977 runs in ODI career. With 23 more runs, Shakib will become the second Bangladesh batsman after Tamim Iqbal (6,695 runs) to score 6,000 or more ODI runs.
i) The right-arm pacer Lasith Malinga has taken 523 wickets in the international career. Only Muttiah Muralitharan (1,331 wickets), Chaminda Vaas (760 wickets) and Rangana Herath (525 wickets) are ahead of Malinga in the most international wicket-takers list among the Sri Lankan bowlers. With three more wickets, Malinga will surpass Rangana Herath and he will become the third most international wicket-taker as a Sri Lankan bowler.
ii) Lasith Malinga has taken 46 wickets in Cricket World Cup. With four more wickets, Malinga will become the second Sri Lankan bowler to take 50 or more wickets in CWC history. Only the former Sri Lankan bowlers Muttiah Muralitharan (68 wickets) and Chaminda Vass (49 wickets) took more CWC wickets than Malinga.
i) Sri Lankan cricketer Angelo Mathews has scored 11,990 runs in international cricket. By adding ten more runs, Mathews will complete his 12,000 international runs and he will become the eighth Sri Lankan cricketer to score 12,000 international runs.