Zimbabwe wins toss, elects to bat 1st against Bangladesh

KHULNA, Bangladesh (AP) Stand-in Zimbabwe captain Hamilton Masakadza has won the toss and elected to bat first in the third T20 international against Bangladesh.

Bangladesh brought up five changes to the squad with four players – Mosaddek Hossain, Muktar Ali, Mohammad Shahid and Abu Haider – making their debut. Opener Tamim Iqbal was replaced by Imrul Kayes.

Zimbabwe made two changes with Sikandar Raza and Tendai Chisoro replacing Neville Madziva and Wellington Masakadza.

Bangladesh leads the four-match series 2-0.

Bangladesh: Imrul Kayes, Soumya Sarkar, Sabbir Rahman, Mahmudullah, Shakib Al Hasan, Mosaddek Hossain, Nurul Hasan, Muktar Ali, Mashrafe Mortaza, Mohammad Shahid, Abu Haider.

Zimbabwe: Vusi Sibanda, Hamilton Masakadza, Sean Williams, Peter Moor, Richmond Mutumbami, Malcolm Waller, Sikandar Raza, Brian Vitori, Tendai Chisoro, Taurai Muzarabani, Graeme Cremer.