Team India is back with another convincing win against the in-form Bangladesh Cricket Team. INDIA played BANGLADESH (IND v BAN) in Edgbaston, Birmingham, Same Ground where India played England a day ago and lost the game by a narrow margin of 31 runs in the end. (IND vs ENG). Before that game, India was the only unbeaten team of the tournament when their dream run came to an end against England. Today’s Match against Bangladesh was rather important for India to ensure they are through to the Semi-Finals and will only be playing a future match for a better position on the table and not for the qualification.
INDIA VS BANGLADESH MATCH REVIEW
The Match today was an important one for Bangladesh in order to keep their hopes for qualification alive. India scored a fairly decent total of 314-9 in their 50 overs. It was some good death bowling from MUSTAFIZUR RAHMAN who had a splendid 5 wicket haul. Rohit Sharma was the star of the show with his yet again a brilliant century knock of 104 runs on 92 balls. Mahendra Singh Dhoni yet again played a sensible inning of 35 on 33 balls to make India get past 300 marks when yet again India’s middle order and lower middle order failed to impress.
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Bangladesh started off cautiously and went off really well in the first 10, but as in most cases they lost quick wickets to Hardik Pandya who got 3 wickets, the Bangladeshi Innings was revived M Saifuddin and S Rahman, but 314 runs was huge ask after losing 6 wickets. Bangladesh was always behind the required scoring rate and though came close to the actual target, they could not cross the line in the end. J Bumrah closed the proceedings for Bangladesh getting quick wickets in the end, bagging 4 wickets to his name.
India now has secured their place in the top 4 and currently, are on 2nd position with 13 points. India still has one game left against Sri Lanka (IND vs SRI) on 6th-July.