Patriot Web Desk: Pakistan will taken on Bangladesh today Eden Gardens Kolkata in their opening match of the 2016 World T20. The match will be telecasted live on PTV Sports, Start Sports and various other channels. It will also be available via streaming on different platforms.
Pakistan go into the match on the back of their warm up match win against Sri Lanka but Bangladesh will prove to be tough opponents. The Bengal Tigers recently beat Pakistan in the Asia Cup game and are emerging as a strong T20 team with many analysts rating them as the outside favorites. Going into the match there were questions marks on Afridi’s fitness, as the Pakistan captain skipped training sessions due to illness but according to early reports he’ll be fit to play.