16 Jun 2019
West Indies vs Bangladesh: Statistical preview, pitch report and timing
West Indies and Bangladesh face each other in match number 23 of the ICC World Cup 2019.
Both teams require a victory to get back on track in the 2019 World Cup.
They have three points apiece so far from four games.
Ahead of this battle, we look at the complete statistical analysis.
Head-to-head records between the two sides
They have played four matches in the history of the Cricket World Cup.
West Indies have a 3-0 tally.
One match didn't have any result.
Their last meeting was during the 2011 World Cup.
West Indies won by nine wickets.
Overall, the two teams have played 42 ODIs.
WI have a slender 21-19 advantage.
Two matches didn't have any results.
Top run-scorers of WI and Bangladesh in World Cups
Former legend Brian Lara has scored the most runs for West Indies in the World Cup (1,225).
He hit two hundreds and seven fifties.
Shakib Al Hasan has amassed the most runs for Bangladesh (800).
He has smashed one hundred and seven fifties at an average of 38.09.
Top wicket-takers from WI and Bangladesh in World Cups
Courtney Walsh picked up the most wickets for WI in the World Cup (27).
He bowled at an excellent economy-rate of 3.46 and an average of 20.25.
For Bangladesh, Shakib Al Hasan has taken the most wickets.
He has 26 wickets so far from 24 matches at an average of 38.11.
Taunton: Here's a look at the ground stats
Sourav Ganguly has the highest runs at this venue (183). This is also the highest individual score here.
India's 373/6 versus Sri Lanka in 1999 is the highest team total recorded at this venue.
Afghanistan's 172 against New Zealand in CWC 19 is the lowest score.
Mohammad Amir (5/30 versus Australia in CWC 19) has the best bowling figures here.
Pitch report, timing and TV listing
According to reports, the weather is expected to be sunny at the start with things getting a bit cloudy thereafter.
But a full match is predicted.
A high-scoring game could be on the cards here.
Anything in excess of 300 could be on offer.
The match is scheduled for a 3:00 PM IST start.
It can be watched live on the Star Sports Network.