Five time world champions Australia will take on a resurgent Bangladesh in match number 26 of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 on June 20, Thursday. Defending champions Australia will aim to extend their two-match winning streak when they face a confident Bangladesh in match no 26 of ICC Cricket World Cup 2019. The toss is scheduled to take place at 2.30 PM (Indian Standard Time) IST. Australia skipper Aaron Finch has won the toss and elected to bat first against Bangladesh. Australia vs Bangladesh Live Cricket Score of ICC World Cup 2019 Match.
Australia have so far played five matches in the ICC CWC 2019 and began their CWC19 campaign with victories over Afghanistan and West Indies. Their only defeat came against India, in which Australia looked out of sorts. They have eight points from five matches while Bangladesh has five points from the same number of matches. Australia vs Bangladesh Live Cricket Score - 26th ODI match - Full Scorecard.
Australia looks a formidable side with the likes of Mitchell Starc and Pat Cummins giving it their all in bowling. Skipper Aaron Finch and Steve Smith have been prolific with the bat in the matches so far. Australia are among the favourites to reach the semi-finals.
Bangladesh, on the other hand, have impressed one and all with victories against South Africa and West Indies. The Tigers have won two matches and lost two from their five games. Their match against Sri Lanka was abandoned due to rain. Bangladesh are fighting for the final position for a place in the semi-finals.
Australia Playing 11: David Warner, Aaron Finch(Captain), Usman Khawaja, Steven Smith, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, Alex Carey(Wicket-Keeper), Nathan Coulter-Nile, Pat Cummins, Mitchell Starc, Adam Zampa.
Bangladesh Playing 11: Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim(Wicket-Keeper), Liton Das, Mahmudullah, Sabbir Rahman, Mehidy Hasan, Mashrafe Mortaza(Captain), Rubel Hossain, Mustafizur Rahman.
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