As the time passes the excitement is increasing significantly. We are at the 11th match of the cricket extravaganza. The 11th match will be played between New Zealand & Bangladesh. It is the third match for the team Bangladesh. As cricket fanatics, the temperature is rising in our bodies and we are again here to make predictions on the winning team. So, let’s get into the blog, however, before that, do not forget to stay tuned with & for all the sports updates on time.


The match will be held at MA Chidambaram Stadium, Chennai, India.

Streaming partner:

You can watch the match live on television on Star Sports. For the OTT platform, you have to be with Disney+Hotstar.

Time & date:

The match will be played on 13th Oct, at 2:00 (local time).

Pitch report:

The pitch is known for its spin-friendly nature. Experts are saying that there is a possibility of a slow track. It is advised to the batters to be slow & steady. After getting the flow, they can start hitting hard. 

Weather forecast: 

According to the weather department, there is very little chance of rain. The humidity will be around 72%, precipitation will be 20%, wind speed will be around 18 km per hour and the temperature will be around 32 degrees centigrade.

New Zealand squad:

Kane Williamson (c), Trent Boult, Mark Chapman, Devon Conway, Lockie Ferguson, Matt Henry, Tom Latham, Daryl Mitchell, Jimmy Neesham, Glenn Phillips, Rachin Ravindra, Mitch Santner, Ish Sodhi, Tim Southee, Will Young.

Bangladesh squad:

Shakib Al Hasan (c), Litton Das, Tanzid Hasan Tamim, Najmul Hossain Shanto (vc), Tawhid Hridoy, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mahmudullah Riyad, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Nasum Ahmed, Shak Mahedi Hasan, Taskin Ahmed, Mustafizur Rahman, Hasan Mahmud, Shoriful Islam, Tanzim Hasan Sakib.

Current conditions of both the teams:

Bangladesh & New Zealand both the teams will play their third match in the ICC World Cup 2023. New Zealand won both matches while Nagladesh secured a win against Afghanistan by 6 wickets but they lost the game against England by 137 runs.

Bangladesh & New Zealand ODI heads-to-head stats

As this event is following the ODI format, it is important to look at the ODI stats first.

Total matches played: 41
New Zealand won: 30
Bangladesh won: 10
No result: 1

It is clear that New Zealand has a clear dominance over Bangladesh. However, team Bangladesh has experienced & senior players like Shakib Al Hasan. Shakib and Mehidy Hasan Miraz played really well against Afghanistan. They picked up three wickets each as the Afghan innings folded in 37.2 overs and also played really hard against England. So, it can be assumed that they will give a good fight to New Zealand.

Our prediction:

We guess that New Zealand will win this match. Although team Bangladesh is a good team and we are going to see a very good fight.

Final words:

As a cricket lover this is a festive season for us and we believe, you guys also have the same feeling. Do not miss any update of any match, stay tuned with & for all the sports updates.