Live: Bangladesh to bat first despite losing Toss

Two captains during toss.
Bangladesh cricket team and home side England take on in the opening match of ICC Champions Trophy 2017 at Kennington Oval, London. [বাংলায় পড়ুনঃ ইংল্যান্ডের বিপক্ষে টস হেরে আগে ব্যাটিংয়ে বাংলাদেশ]

England have won the toss and asked Bangladesh to bat first. Eoin Morgan suggests there might be something in the pitch owing to the morning start. Meanwhile, Bangladesh also looking for bowling first but they will have to bat first now.

England have dropped Adil Rashid and included Jake Ball. Hence, they are going with four pacers against the Tigers. Meahwhile, Bangladesh dropped Mehedi Hasan Miraz and included Imrul Kayes in the playing XI. That means, Mashrafe and his co are all set to face the host with three pacers.

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Live- Bangladesh vs England, Match-1, ICC Champions Trophy 2017


England (playing XI): Jason Roy,  Alex Hales,  Joe Root,  Eoin Morgan (capt), Ben StokesJos Buttler (wk), Moeen Ali, Chris Woakes, Liam Plunkett, Mark Wood, Jake Ball

Bangladesh 9Playng XI): Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Imrul Kayes, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah, Shakib Al Hasan, Sabbir Rahman, Mosaddek Hossain, Mashrafe Mortaza (capt),  Rubel Hossain,  Mustafizur Rahman.