Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, World Cup 2019: Shakib Al Hasan's battle with Angelo Mathews to watch out for

Shakib Al Hasan is the best all-rounder in the world, while Mathews has scored two ducks in the CWC so far.
Bangladesh vs Sri Lanka, World Cup 2019: Shakib Al Hasan's battle with Angelo Mathews to watch out forBangladesh vs Sri Lanka, World Cup 2019: Shakib Al Hasan's battle with Angelo Mathews to watch out for
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After successive defeats, Bangladesh will look to get their World Cup campaign back on track when they take on another struggling side Sri Lanka on Tuesday. The Bangladeshi unit has one of the most consistent players in the competition so far in Shakib Al Hasan. He has contributed with both bat and ball - he is infact the leading run scorer thus far - and he will be looking to rise to the occasion once again against a wobbly Lankan team. 

His battle with Angelo Mathews in the middle overs will be keenly contested. Mathews has scored two ducks in thsi comeptition so far - Sri Lanka's last game was washed out due to rain - and he will be looking to get a few runs under his belt and contribute to his team's cause. 

However, if there is one player who can trouble him, it is Shakib. The all-rounder has not allowed Mathews to bat aggresively against him, although he is yet to pick his wicket in ODIs. The Lankan has scored 34 off 54 balls against him at a strike rate of only 63. If he can keep his wicket intact and get a few runs, Mathews can then look to attack the other bowlers. However, if Shakib continues to create pressure on him with the ball, then Mathews might go in for a reckless shot in order to ease himself off the pressure, and might lose his wicket in the process. 

Hence, it will be an exciting battle. 

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