#AsiaCup2023: 3 Facts You Need To Know Before The #PAKvsBAN Game

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#PAKvsBAN will be the first super four #AsiaCup2023 match that will be played tomorrow in Lahore and so, here is a look at 3 facts that you need to know prior to contest between the two Asian rivals.

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Pakistan Has Announced Their Playing XI

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Pakistan has made one change to their side for the match tomorrow. All-rounder Nawaz has been replaced with pacer Faheem Ashraf. The playing XI then will comprise of the following.

Fakhar Zaman, Imam ul Haq, Babar Azam (C), Mohd. Rizwan (wk), Agha Salman, Iftikhar Ahmed, Shadab Khan, Faheem Ashraf, Shaheen Afridi, Naseem Shah, Haris Rauf.

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Bangladesh Has Beaten Pakistan In Four Of The Last 5 ODIs!

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Strangely enough Bangladesh have beaten Pakistan in four of the last 5 ODIs. However, three of those defeats came under an emerging Pakistan team that visited Bangladesh under Azhar Ali’s captaincy during the year 2015. Pakistan ever since have dominated the Bangladeshi side in all formats of the game.

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#AsiaCup2023: Advantage Will Be With The Winners Of The #PAKvsBAN Match 

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Apart from the super 4 match tomorrow that is scheduled to be played in Lahore, all other matches will be played in Colombo where the weather forecast is not very encouraging. Thus, rain is likely to play a major part in the remainder of the tournament because of which team winning tomorrow might as well enjoy a huge benefit particularly, because the probability of games getting washed out is massive!