FBA vs COV T20 Final Match Prediction & Betting Tips, Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) 2022
The Final of the 2022 Bangladesh Premier League takes place on Friday evening in Dhaka with Fortune Barishal taking on Comilla Victorians. The teams finished in the top two spots in the group stage with Comilla Victorians qualifying for the final after beating Chattogram Challengers on Wednesday. Read on as we preview this game. This fixture begins at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium at 18:30 local time.
Fortune Barishal have lost only two games all tournament with their last defeat coming in their third match. They will be very confident ahead of this fixture.
Comilla Victorians ended a run of successive defeats by beating Chattogram Challengers to qualify for the final. They beat Fortune Barishal by 63 runs early in the competition.
Fortune Barishal vs Comilla Victorians T20 Live Streaming
Gazi TV and T Sport will show this game live in Bangladesh.
BPL Live Streaming: Fans can stream the match on FanCode.
FBA vs COV Match Toss Prediction
Fortune Barishal have not won the toss over recent games and chose to bat first the last time they made the decision. We predict that Comilla Victorians will field first irrespective of who wins the toss.
FBA vs COV Pitch Report
The last two qualifiers saw low scoring games although Comilla Victorians did reach their target from only 12.5 overs. Expect spinners to get plenty of assistance from the pitch with a par score of 155-160.
Clear skies throughout this evening game in Dhaka. The temperature will remain above 20 degrees from the start to the end of the final.
Read on for team previews, betting tips, latest odds, and match prediction for Fortune Barishal vs Comilla Victorians Final, Bangladesh Premier League 2022
Fortune Barishal Team News & Playing 11
FBA Team News
Fortune Barishal have been able to select consistently over recent games with the high level of performances not requiring reshuffles to the playing XI. After beating Comilla Victorians by 10 runs on Monday, we expect to see Fortune Barishal unchanged in this final match of BPL 2022.
FBA Key Players
- Shakib Al Hasan - The all-rounder has long been considered to be Bangladesh’s greatest ever player and his performances in the tournament have added to his reputation.
- Chris Gayle - The left-handed openers’ years of T20 experience will be valuable for Fortune Barishal in this final. He has been in good form in recent games.
- Dwayne Bravo - the West Indian all-rounder has found plenty of assistance from the pitches in Bangladesh. He is a big game player with an eye on the top wicket taker prize.
FBA Team Form
Fortune Barishal have been in strong form for a long stretch of this tournament and are targeting their fifth win in a row.
Fortune Barishal Predicted Playing 11
Munim Shahriar, Chris Gayle, Najmul Hossain Chanto, Shakib Al Hasan (c), Ziaur Rahman, Towhid Hridoy, Dwayne Bravo, Nurul Hasan (wk), Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Mehedi Hasan Rana, Shafiqul Islam
Comilla Victorians Team News & Playing 11
COV Team News
Imrul Kayes’ team left out wicket-keeper Mahidul Islam Ankon and Nahidul Islam ahead of their Qualifier 2 game on Wednesday. Litton Das took the gloves with Abu Hider and Ariful Haque and coming back into the side. Sunil Narine was successfully pushed up the order and we expect to see the same XI for the final.
COV Key Players
- Faf du Plessis - the experienced South African batter is one of four players to have hit a century in the tournament. He has also scored 1 half-century.
- Sunil Narine - the Trinidad & Tobago all-rounder has gone under the radar throughout the competition but took the Player of the Match Award with 57 from 16 balls as an opener on Wednesday.
- Mustafizur Rahman - the left-arm pace bowler returned figures of 1-13 from 3.1 overs against Chattogram Challengers and dismissed Nasum Ahmed.
COV Team Form
Comilla Victorians began the tournament in strong form but Wednesday’s win was their first in three.
Comilla Victorians Predicted Playing 11
Mahmudul Hasan Joy, Litton Das (wk), Faf du Plessis, Imrul Kayes (c), Moeen Ali, Ariful Haque, Sunil Narine, Abu Hider, Shohidul Islam, Tanvir Islam, Mustafizur Rahman
Fortune Barishal vs Comilla Victorians Head to Head
After eight games between Barishal and Comilla, the teams are level on four victories each.
FBA vs COV Head to Head Stats in T20s
Fortune Barishal vs Comilla Victorians Betting Odds
Comilla Victorians are narrow favourites with the bookies but we are backing Fortune Barishal
Who will win Fortune Barishal vs Comilla Victorians T20?
The big name batters on both sides are vastly experienced players. Chris Gayle is targeting his 23rd domestic T20 century.
Fortune Barishal vs Comilla Victorians Betting Rate
Fortune Barishal vs Comilla Victorians Prediction
This should be an excellent contest between two of the strongest sides in the competition. Although Comilla Vicotrians beat Fortune Barishal easily in their first meeting of this year’s tournament, Fortune Barishal have won the last two clashes. We are backing Fortune Bartishal to win the game and to lift the trophy.