In the important match of the ICC T20 World Cup, India defeated Bangladesh by 5 runs after a thrilling match. After the rain, Bengal Tigers were given a target of 151 runs in 16 overs under the Duckworth-Louis method. At the Adelaide Cricket Stadium, Bangladesh captain Shakib Al Hasan decided to field, India batted first and scored 184 runs for the loss of 6 wickets in the allotted 20 overs, Virat Kohli played an unbeaten innings of 64 runs. Among the other Indian players, captain Rohit Sharma 2, KL Rahul 50, Surya Kumar Yadav 30, Hardik Pandya 5, Dinesh Karthik and Akshar Patel 7, 7 were dismissed. On behalf of Bangladesh, Hasan Mehmood dismissed 3 players while captain Shakib Al Hasan managed to take 2 catches.
India defeated Bangladesh by 5 runs | ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022
In pursuit of the target, the Bangladeshi openers provided the best start, but the rain added to Bangladesh’s difficulties. Bangladeshi opener Litan Das scored a smoky half-century, scoring 51 runs off 21 balls. Bangladesh scored 70 runs without loss in 7 overs when the rain came, chasing 151 runs under Duckworth-Lewis method, Bangladesh team scored 145 runs for 6 wickets and lost the match by only 5 runs. On behalf of Bangladesh, Liton Das got out after scoring 60 runs off 27 balls, Najam Al Hussain scored 21 runs and Shakib Al Hasan scored 13 runs, Mussadq Hussain 6, Afif Hussain 3 and Yasir Ali scored 1 run while Noorul Hasan scored 25 runs and Tasin Ahmed 12 runs. Arshdeep Singh and Hardik Pandya took two wickets each for India. In Group 2, India is leading with 6 points while South Africa has 5 points, Bangladesh has also got 4 points. In the event, Pakistan will face South Africa on Thursday. The national team has only managed to win against the Netherlands after losing to India and Zimbabwe.