ICC World Cup 2023: ENG vs BAN prediction, fantasy team, pitch report and more

World champions England are set to take on Bangladesh on October 10 at 10:30 am at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium in Dharamshala.

In contrast, Bangladesh made a great start to their World Cup campaign by defeating Afghanistan on 7 October. Under the leadership of Shakib Al Hasan, the team

celebrated a 6-wicket victory, mainly due to the all-round ability of Shakib and Mehdi Hasan and Nazmul Hussain. Shanto's important, undefeated batting performance.

In the 24 ODI matches between them, England have won 19 times while Bangladesh have won five matches. Still, it is much more promising for Bangladesh when it comes

to the ODI World Cup. The record in the four ODI matches between these two is equal. Both the teams have achieved two wins each.

ENG vs BAN team Jonny Bairstow, Jos Buttler (wk), Joe Root (captain), Chris Woakes, Mark Wood, Liton Das,

Shakib Al Hasan (vice-captain), Mushfiqur Rahim, Mehidy Hasan Miraj, Taskin Ahmed and Mustafizur Rahman.

The pitch at the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium in Dharamshala has traditionally been favorable for fast bowlers. However, it may become a

batsman's paradise later on. Surprisingly, the spinners were brilliant for Bangladesh in their last match against Afghanistan. Therefore, the pitch is open to interpretations. 

Today's weather in Dharamshala is worrying;  AccuWeather reports a 65% chance of rain and a 19% chance of storms.