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Bangladesh versus Zimbabwe Betting Tips and Preview

Test (2018-11-11) Dhaka (SBNS)

Highlights
  • Bangladesh won 4 of the last 7 between these two sides.

  • Bangladesh have won 2 of their last 10 Test matches.

  • Zimbabwe have won 1 of their last 10 Test matches.

  • Zimbabwe are rated 6 points ahead of Bangladesh in the Cricsq ratings.

  • 6 out the last 9 non-draw matches played at Dhaka (SBNS) have been won by the team batting first.

Betting Tips
  • Back Zimbabwe to win with half stake (odds at time of writing 5.9 on Betfair).

Head to Head

Bangladesh and Zimbabwe have played each other 7 matches since 2010. Bangladesh won 4 times and Zimbabwe 3 times.

Zimbabwe won the last match between these two teams earlier this year.

Pitch Analysis

Dhaka (SBNS) has hosted 11 Test matches since 2010. The rest of the metrics in this section will look at those matches.

The average first innings score at Dhaka (SBNS) is 316 in Test matches. 222, 260 and 220 were the last 3 first innings scores here.

51% of runs here have been scored in boundaries. Batsmen at Dhaka (SBNS) strike at 54.7 run per hundred balls against pace bowlers. This compared to a strike rate of 53.2 against spin.

The team batting first won the last 6 out the last 9 non-draw matches played at Dhaka (SBNS).

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Bangladesh Overview

Bangladesh have won 2 of their last 10 Test matches. They lost to Zimbabwe in their last match.

The top order batting options for Bangladesh are Imrul Kayes, Mominul Haque, Ariful Haque and Liton Das. Ariful Haque averages 79.0 and has scored at a strike rate of 59.0. Mominul Haque has a an average of 42.1 with a strike rate of 56.0. He has performed worse last year averaging 35.0. Imrul Kayes has a an average of 26.2 with a strike rate of 48.0. Liton Das averages 25.7 and has scored at a strike rate of 57.0.

The middle order batsmen in the squad are Nazmul Islam, Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Mahmudullah and Mushfiqur Rahim. Mushfiqur Rahim has a an average of 22.7 in the last year. This is worse than his overall test average 37.1. He has a strike rate of 48.0. Mahmudullah has a an average of 29.2 with a strike rate of 52.0. He has performed worse last year averaging 21.1. Nazmul Hossain Shanto has scored at a strike rate of 31.0 per 100 balls and averages 12.0. Nazmul Islam has scored at a strike rate of 25.0 per 100 balls and averages 2.0.

The pace bowling options for Bangladesh are Mustafizur Rahman, Shafiul Islam and Abu Jayed. Mustafizur Rahman has an economy rate of 3.12 and has taken 26 Test wickets. Shafiul Islam has a an taken 17 Test wickets and conceeded 3.26 runs an over. Abu Jayed has an economy rate of 2.93 and has taken 8 Test wickets.

The spin bowling options for Bangladesh are Taijul Islam, Mehedi Hasan, Mahmudullah and Nazmul Islam. Taijul Islam has a an taken 80 Test wickets with an economy rate of 3.22. Mehedi Hasan has an economy rate of 3.27 and has taken 61 Test wickets. Mahmudullah has an economy rate of 3.42 and has taken 41 Test wickets. Nazmul Islam has an economy rate of 2.62 and has taken 4 Test wickets.

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Zimbabwe Overview

Zimbabwe have won 1 of their last 10 Test matches. They beat Bangladesh in their last match.

The top order batting options for Zimbabwe are Brian Chari and Hamilton Masakadza. Hamilton Masakadza has batted less well in the year averaging 28.3. His overall test average is 32.5 with a strike rate of 45.0. Brian Chari has a an average of 8.5 in the last year. This is worse than his overall test average 13.2. He has a strike rate of 37.0.

The middle order batsmen in the squad are Brendan Taylor, Craig Ervine, Ryan Burl, Sean Williams, Regis Chakabva and Peter Moor. Brendan Taylor has a an average of 11.5 in the last year. This is worse than his overall test average 38.8. He has a strike rate of 53.0. Peter Moor has a an average of 24.3 in the last year. This is worse than his overall test average 33.6. He has a strike rate of 44.0. Craig Ervine has a an average of 13.5 in the last year. This is worse than his overall test average 33.6. He has a strike rate of 49.0. Sean Williams has a an average of 54.0 in the last year. This exceeds overall test average 29.4. He has a strike rate of 56.0. Regis Chakabva averages 27.8 and has scored at a strike rate of 39.0. Ryan Burl has a an average of 8.0 with a strike rate of 41.0.

The pace bowling options for Zimbabwe are Kyle Jarvis, Tendai Chatara, Chris Mpofu, Hamilton Masakadza and Donald Tiripano. Kyle Jarvis has a an taken 39 Test wickets and conceeded 3.42 runs an over. Tendai Chatara has a an taken 23 Test wickets and conceeded 2.42 runs an over. Chris Mpofu has a an taken 21 Test wickets with an economy rate of 3.02. Hamilton Masakadza has an economy rate of 2.59 and has taken 14 Test wickets. Donald Tiripano has an economy rate of 2.97 and has taken 10 Test wickets.

The spin bowling options for Zimbabwe are Sean Williams, John Nyumbu, Brandon Mavuta and Wellington Masakadza. Sean Williams has a an taken 16 Test wickets with an economy rate of 3.1. John Nyumbu has a an taken 5 Test wickets with an economy rate of 3.43. Brandon Mavuta has a an taken 4 Test wickets and conceeded 3.0 runs an over. Wellington Masakadza has a an taken 2 Test wickets with an economy rate of 4.1.

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The Verdict

Zimbabwe are rated 6 points ahead of Bangladesh in the Cricsq ratings. They have 83 points whereas Bangladesh have 77.

At the time of writing Bangladesh are favorites on Betfair at 1.4. Zimbabwe are 5.9.

I suggest backing Zimbabwe to win this match. At the prices Zimbabwe represent the value bet in this match.

Bangladesh Squad
Liton Das

Current Form:

Liton Das has played in 12 Test Matches.

He has scored 489 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 25.7. He has a strike rate of 57.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 60.0 and against spin it is 52.6.

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Imrul Kayes

Current Form:

Imrul Kayes has played in 35 Test Matches.

He has scored 1727 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 26.2. He has a strike rate of 48.5. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 50.0 and against spin it is 46.3.

Kayes has taken 0 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 3.0 runs per over.

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Mominul Haque

Current Form:

Mominul Haque has played in 30 Test Matches. He has scored 2 hundreds in his last 10 Tests.

He has scored 2190 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 42.1. He has a strike rate of 55.6. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 61.2 and against pace it is 49.5.

Haque has taken 4 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 3.76 runs per over.

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Ariful Haque

Current Form:

Ariful Haque has played in 2 Test Matches.

He has scored 79 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 79.0. He has a strike rate of 59.4. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 65.0 and against pace it is 43.8.

Haque has taken 0 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 1.75 runs per over.

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Nazmul Islam

Current Form:

Nazmul Islam has played in 2 Test Matches.

He has scored 4 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 2.0. He has a strike rate of 25.0.

Islam has taken 4 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 2.62 runs per over.

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Mahmudullah

Current Form:

Mahmudullah has played in 41 Test Matches.

He has scored 2100 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 29.2. He has a strike rate of 51.7. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Mahmudullah has taken 41 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 3.42 runs per over.

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Najmul Hossain Shanto

Current Form:

Nazmul Hossain Shanto has played in 2 Test Matches.

He has scored 48 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 12.0. He has a strike rate of 31.4. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 40.6 and against pace it is 28.9.

Shanto has taken 0 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 19.5 runs per over.

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Mushfiqur Rahim

Current Form:

Mushfiqur Rahim has played in 64 Test Matches.

He has scored 3743 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 33.7. He has a strike rate of 46.6. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 49.5 and against pace it is 43.6.

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Mehidy Hasan

Current Form:

Mehedi Hasan has played in 16 Test Matches.

He has scored 390 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 15.6. He has a strike rate of 46.2. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Hasan has taken 61 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 3.27 runs per over.

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Taijul Islam

Current Form:

Taijul Islam has played in 20 Test Matches.

He has scored 264 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 9.1. He has a strike rate of 42.5. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Islam has taken 80 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 3.22 runs per over.

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Shafiul Islam

Current Form:

Shafiul Islam has played in 11 Test Matches.

He has scored 211 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 10.6. He has a strike rate of 48.1. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 52.6 and against pace it is 43.0.

Islam has taken 17 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 3.26 runs per over.

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Mustafizur Rahman

Current Form:

Mustafizur Rahman has played in 10 Test Matches.

He has scored 38 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 3.8. He has a strike rate of 35.2. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 52.6 and against spin it is 25.4.

Rahman has taken 26 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 3.12 runs per over.

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Abu Jayed

Current Form:

Abu Jayed has played in 4 Test Matches.

He has scored 2 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 0.5. He has a strike rate of 6.7. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 13.3 and against spin it is 0.0.

Jayed has taken 8 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 2.93 runs per over.

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Zimbabwe Squad
Hamilton Masakadza

Current Form:

Hamilton Masakadza has played in 30 Test Matches. He has scored 2 fifties and 1 hundred in his last 10 Tests.

He has scored 1837 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 31.1. He has a strike rate of 46.2. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Masakadza has taken 15 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 2.5 runs per over.

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Brian Chari

Current Form:

Brian Chari has played in 6 Test Matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 Tests.

He has scored 158 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 13.2. He has a strike rate of 36.6. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Chari has taken 0 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 4.0 runs per over.

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Craig Ervine

Current Form:

Craig Ervine has played in 15 Test Matches. He has scored 2 fifties and 1 hundred in his last 10 Tests.

He has scored 941 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 33.6. He has a strike rate of 48.9. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 52.3 and against pace it is 45.1.

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Brendan Taylor

Current Form:

Brendan Taylor has played in 27 Test Matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 Tests.

He has scored 1624 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 31.8. He has a strike rate of 50.7. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 54.6 and against pace it is 47.2.

Taylor has taken 0 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 5.43 runs per over.

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Sean Williams

Current Form:

Sean Williams has played in 9 Test Matches. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 Tests.

He has scored 529 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 29.4. He has a strike rate of 55.6. He is equally effective against pace and spin.

Williams has taken 16 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 3.1 runs per over.

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Ryan Burl

Current Form:

Ryan Burl has played in 1 Test Matches.

He has scored 16 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 8.0. He has a strike rate of 41.0. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 41.0 and against spin it is 0.

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Peter Moor

Current Form:

Peter Moor has played in 7 Test Matches. He has scored 2 fifties in his last 10 Tests.

He has scored 437 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 33.6. He has a strike rate of 44.1. He prefers batting against pace bowlers. His strike rate against pace is 48.6 and against spin it is 40.5.

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Regis Chakabva

Current Form:

Regis Chakabva has played in 13 Test Matches. He has scored 1 fifty in his last 10 Tests.

He has scored 666 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 27.8. He has a strike rate of 39.5. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 41.6 and against pace it is 35.4.

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Wellington Masakadza

Current Form:

Wellington Masakadza has played in 1 Test Matches.

He has scored 21 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 10.5. He has a strike rate of 23.9.

Masakadza has taken 2 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 4.1 runs per over.

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Kyle Jarvis

Current Form:

Kyle Jarvis has played in 11 Test Matches.

He has scored 116 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 10.5. He has a strike rate of 34.9. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 35.9 and against pace it is 33.6.

Jarvis has taken 39 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 3.42 runs per over.

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Brandon Mavuta

Current Form:

Brandon Mavuta has played in 1 Test Matches.

He has scored 9 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 4.5. He has a strike rate of 50.0.

Mavuta has taken 4 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 3.0 runs per over.

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Donald Tiripano

Current Form:

Donald Tiripano has played in 6 Test Matches.

He has scored 219 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 24.3. He has a strike rate of 30.7. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 36.5 and against pace it is 25.0.

Tiripano has taken 10 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 2.97 runs per over.

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John Nyumbu

Current Form:

John Nyumbu has played in 3 Test Matches.

He has scored 38 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 7.6. He has a strike rate of 29.5. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 52.5 and against pace it is 8.8.

Nyumbu has taken 5 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 3.43 runs per over.

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Tendai Chatara

Current Form:

Tendai Chatara has played in 8 Test Matches.

He has scored 90 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 6.4. He has a strike rate of 48.6. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 50.7 and against pace it is 42.6.

Chatara has taken 23 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 2.42 runs per over.

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Chris Mpofu

Current Form:

Chris Mpofu has played in 15 Test Matches.

He has scored 105 runs in Test Matches. He has an average of 5.8. He has a strike rate of 42.2. He prefers batting against the spinners. His strike rate against spin is 53.1 and against pace it is 27.4.

Mpofu has taken 29 wickets in Test Matches. He has an economy rate of 3.36 runs per over.

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