Pakistan won the the toss and sent Bangladesh in to bat in their World Twenty20 Super Eights match at Newlands Thursday.
Pakistan have already qualified for the semi-finals and will clinch top spot in the group ahead of Australia if they win.
Bangladesh are out of contention for a semi-final place after losing their first two matches in the Super Eights phase.
Bangladesh: Mohammad Ashraful (captain), Tamim Iqbal, Zunaed Siddique, Aftab Ahmed, Shakib al Hasan, Mahmud Ullah Riyad, Nadif Chowdhury, Mashrafe Mortaza, Mushfiqur Rahim, Abdur Razzak, Syed Rasel.
Pakistan: Shoaib Malik (captain), Imran Nazir, Mohammad Hafeez, Salman Butt, Younis Khan, Misbah-ul-Haq, Shahid Afridi, Kamran Akmal, Sohail Tanvir, Umar Gul, Mohammad Asif.
Umpires: Tony Hill (NZL), Ian Howell (RSA).
Third umpire: Asad Rauf (PAK).
Match referee: Mike Procter (RSA).