Dhaka, Sept 21 (UNB) - In the last league-phase game of the ongoing Tri-series, Bangladesh won the toss and opted to bowl first against Afghanistan at Zahur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chattogram on Saturday.
Both of Bangladesh and Afghanistan have ensured a place in the final of September 24 as Zimbabwe finished the league-phase with only a win.
Bangladesh are missing the service of Aminul Islam, the leg-spinner, who sustained an injury during his first game against Zimbabwe. To replace him, Sabbir Rahman returned to the playing XI.
Bangladesh (Playing XI): Najmul Hossain Shanto, Liton Das, Shakib Al Hasan(c), Mushfiqur Rahim(w), Mahmudullah, Afif Hossain, Sabbir Rahman, Mosaddek Hossain, Mohammad Saifuddin, Shafiul Islam, Mustafizur Rahman
Afghanistan (Playing XI): Rahmanullah Gurbaz(w), Hazratullah Zazai, Shafiqullah Shafiq, Najibullah Zadran, Mohammad Nabi, Gulbadin Naib, Rashid Khan(c), Asghar Afghan, Karim Janat, Naveen-ul-Haq, Mujeeb Ur Rahman.