Zimbabwe wins toss, batting first vs Bangladesh in 1st T20

KHULNA, Bangladesh (AP) Zimbabwe captain Elton Chigumbura won the toss and elected to bat first against Bangladesh on Friday in the first of their four Twenty20s.

Allrounder Shuvagata Hom and wicketkeeper-batsman Nurul Hasan will make their T20 debuts for Bangladesh.

Both teams are using the series to settle their lineups for the upcoming World Twenty20 in India.

Lineups

Bangladesh: Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Mahmudullah, Mushfiqur Rahim, Shakib Al Hasan, Sabbir Rahman, Shuvagata Hom, Nurul Hasan, Mashrafe Mortaza, Mustafizur Rahman, Al-Amin Hossain.

Zimbabwe: Vusi Sibanda, Hamilton Masakadza, Peter Moor, Sean Williams, Malcolm Waller, Sikandar Raza, Elton Chigumbura, Luke Jongwe, Graeme Cremer, Wellington Masakadza, Brian Vitori.