Australia won its sixth consecutive victory against Afghanistan, all hail to Glenn Maxwell‘s glorious 201 runs double century in 128 deliveries. Maxwell became the third batter to score a double ton in the World Cup.
At one point Maxwell couldn’t move his feet due to extreme back cramps. Despite all the pain, Maxwell showed an extreme level of patriotism for his country Australia. With 12 points, Australia became the third semi-finalist in the 2023 Cricket World Cup.
The last fixture of Australia in the ongoing cricket tournament is with Bangladesh who is already out of the World Cup 2023. It doesn’t matter if Australia loses against the Bangla Tigers, Kangaroo’s will remain on top of the World Cup table with 12 points.
So let’s get into the details for Australia and Bangladesh’s previous head-to-head matches and records.
Australia vs Bangladesh Head-to-Head ODI Records:
Australia and Bangladesh played 21 matches in the ODI cricket format. Out of 21 matches, Australia defeated Bangladesh in 19 matches, one match lost against Bangladesh and one match had no result.
The table below shows the record of AUS vs BAN head-to-head records –
|Matches||Australia Won||Bangladesh Won||Tie||NR|
MCA International Stadium Pitch Report
The venue for the AUS vs BAN is the MCA Stadium in Pune. MCA Stadium has a batting pitch, beneficial for the batters at the start but slows down as the match progresses further.
The weather forecast for the Australia vs Bangladesh match is partly cloudy and the temperature will be at 32°c. So looking at the weather conditions, the team batting first has a higher chance of winning.
MCA International Stadium ODI Records
MCA International Stadium has witnessed 11 ODI matches in which 6 were won by the team who batted first and 5 were won by the team bowling first.
|Won Batting First||6|
|Won Bowling First||5|
|Average First Innings Score||303|
|Average Second Innings Score||256|
|Highest Team Totals||357/4 by RSA vs NZ|
|Lowest team Totals||167/10 by NZ vs RSA|
Best Players of Australia vs Bangladesh
Australia Best Players
Australia all-rounder Glenn Maxwell has just created the history for one of the greatest batting innings. Maxwell left speechless all the present and former legend with his outstanding performance amid the excruciating cramps and pain. The Australian captain Pat Cummins said that Maxwell has a no problem playing the next World Cup match against Bangladesh.
Bangladesh Best Players
AUS vs BAN is going to be a farewell match for Bangladesh, as they are already out of the World Cup, it doesn’t matter. Unfortunately, Bangladesh’s captain Shakib Al Hasan is ruled off the last match of the World Cup tournament. Bangladesh star all-rounder Shakib is suffering from a fractured finger from his last match against Sri Lanka.
In Shakib’s absence, Najmul Hossain Shanto is going to be the vice-captain and take over the Bangladesh command.
The AUS vs BAN match is scheduled for 10.30 p.m. on Saturday 11th November.