India bowlers restricted Bangladesh to 159/6 in 20 overs, after they posted 176/three with skipper Rohit Sharma scoring 89 off 61 balls.
Sundar had a terrific sport as he struck thrice within the Powerplay overs to offer India an early benefit. Sundar dismissed Liton Das within the second over for his first wicket, then he clear bowled Soumya Sarkar and Tamim Iqbal (27) in his subsequent two overs.
Yuzvendra Chahal then eliminated Mahmudullah for 11 within the ninth over. Bangladesh have been struggling at 61/four in eight.four overs when Sabbir Rahman joined Mushfiqur Rahim within the center. The duo added 65 runs for the fifth wicket to maintain Bangladesh within the hunt, earlier than Shardul Thakur broke the partnership within the 17th over when the pacer clear bowled Rahman for 27. Rahman’s 23-ball innings included a six and two fours.
Rahim saved Bangladesh’s hopes alive scoring his fourth T20I fifty in 42 balls with the assistance of a six and 5 fours.
The equation was 33 runs in two overs for Bangladesh, when Thakur gave away simply 5 runs within the penultimate over. Rahim hit two fours within the remaining over however 28 was too steep to climb for them. Rahim remained unbeaten on 72 off 55 balls.
Despatched in to bat, Rohit and Suresh Raina (47) powered India to 176/three. India appeared good for greater than what they’ve scored however for Rubel Hossain‘s distinctive remaining over. India misplaced two wickets within the 20th over with Rohit falling off the final supply (run out for 89), as Hossain (2/27) gave away simply 4 runs after scalping Raina with the primary ball. Rohit hammered 5 sixes and 5 fours in his knock.
India began cautiously with Rohit and Dhawan taking time to guage the pitch. India have been 21/zero after three.5 overs, when Shikhar Dhawan modified gears by smacking Mustafizur Rahman for a six straight down the bottom. Rohit then slog-sweep Mehidy Hasan over deep mid-wicket for his personal most as they took India to 49/zero after six Powerplay overs.
The duo although discovered it robust to take care of the excessive scoring fee and managed simply 21 runs within the subsequent three.5 overs, earlier than Dhawan turned Hossain’s first wicket. It was a superb yorker from Hossain which ended Dhawan’s keep within the center. Dhawan, who was dropped by Liton Das on 26, hit 5 fours and a six for his 35 off 27 balls and added 70 for the opening wicket in 9.5 overs.
Rohit then reached his 13th T20I fifty off 42 balls, with the assistance of two sixes and three fours. After scoring simply 5 off first 9 balls, Raina hit Hasan for a six and a 4 in consecutive balls and took India to 100-mark in 13.three overs.
Raina didn’t look again after that as he scored boundaries at will and scored 47 off 30 balls with the assistance of two sixes and 5 boundaries. He added 102 runs for the second wicket with Rohit in 9.2 overs as they took India over 150 in 17.four overs.
Temporary Scores: India 176/three (Rohit Sharma 89; Rubel Hossain 2/27) beat Bangladesh 159/6 (Mushfiqur Rahim 72*; Washinton Sundar three/22) by 17 runs