It’s a dead rubber game in the last fixture of the Asia Cup 2023 Super 4s between India and Bangladesh today. India have already qualified for the final while Bangladesh have been eliminated.
Both sides will look to give some game time to some of their players keeping the ICC Cricket World Cup in mind next month. India and Sri Lanka will play the Asia Cup Final on Sunday, 17 September, at R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo.
Rohit Sharma and co. have been unbeaten in this tournament. They hammered Pakistan in the Super 4s to win by 228 runs and successfully defended a below-par total against Sri Lanka.
On the other hand, batting has been a concern for Bangladesh, barring the win against Afghanistan. They lost to Sri Lanka in a close game by 21 runs in their last outing.
Here you can follow the India vs Bangladesh Asia Cup live stream, date, start time, team news, probable XI, and how to watch on TV.
Date, Start Time, Venue
- Asia Cup 2023 | Super Fours
- India vs. Sri Bangladesh
- Date: Friday, 15 September 2023
- Start Time: 3:00 pm IST / 3:30 pm Bangladesh Time
- Venue: R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo, Sri Lanka
India vs Bangladesh: Team News and Playing XI
Here is the team news for India and Bangladesh for today’s match.
India Team News and Probable XI
India will rest some key players. Hardik Pandya and Jasprit Bumrah are likely to be given rest for this match. The likes of Shreyas Iyer, Tilak Varma, and Suryakumar Yadav will get crucial game time. Mohammad Shami is likely to replace Jasprit Bumrah.
Rohit Sharma (c), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, Shreyas Iyer, KL Rahul(wk), Tilak Varma/Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Axar Patel/Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Mohammed Shami, Mohammed Siraj.
Bangladesh Team News and Probable XI
Musfiqur Rahim will rest out and is unavailable for this game. Anamul Haque or Tanzid Tamim could get game time to open their inning. Afif Hossain is likely to come in for Musfiqur Rahim.
Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Mohammed Naim/Tanzid Hasan, Litton Das(wk), Shakib Al Hasan(c), Towhid Hridoy, Afif Hossain, Shamim Hossain, Nasum Ahmed, Taskin Ahmed, Shoriful Islam, Hasan Mahmud.
India and Bangladesh played a 3-match ODI series in December 2022, in Bangladesh, with Bangladesh winning the series by 2-1.
The two sides played 39 matches in ODI history.
- India Wins: 31
- Bangladesh Wins: 7
- No Result: 1
- Taskin Ahmed is Bangladesh’s leading wicket-taker in 2023 with 21 wickets in 10 innings. He has picked up two or more wickets six times.
- Rohit Sharma’s last five innings against Bangladesh in multi-national tournaments read 137, 123*, 83*, 48, and 104.
How to Watch India vs Bangladesh Asia Cup Match?
Today’s India vs Bangladesh match will be available live on Star Sports in India, with live streaming free on the Disney+ Hotstar app.
In Bangladesh, fans can watch the match on T Sports and GTV, and the live stream of the match will be available on Toffee and Rabbithole.
Here are the official broadcasters of this year’s Asia Cup cricket tournament in different countries.
|Location||TV and Live Stream|
|India||Star Sports, Disney+ Hotstar|
|Pakistan||PTV Sports, Ten Sports|
|Bangladesh||Gazi TV (GTV), Toffee, Rabitholebd|
|UK and Ireland||TNT Sports, Discovery+|
|Australia||Foxtel, Kayo Sports|
|New Zealand||Sky Sports NZ, Sky Go app|
|South Africa||SuperSport, DStv app|
|MENA||CricLife Max, STARZ Play|
How to Watch India vs Bangladesh Live Stream for Free?
- Disney+ Hotstar
You can easily watch the Asia Cup 2023 Super Fours match between India and Bangladesh live stream for free on the Disney+ Hotstar app.
Just download the app from your app store and enjoy every ball life for free in India.
However, if you are from anywhere else in the world, a VPN will help you to connect to an Indian server, and let you watch the live stream for free.
Follow the steps below to watch the India vs Bangladesh live stream for free.
- Download and Install a reliable VPN
- Open the VPN app and connect to a server in India. For example, connect to Mumbai
- Now download and install the Disney+ Hotstar app from your app store
- Open the Disney+ Hotstar app. There you can easily select and start streaming the match live for free