Tigers set 172-run target for Windies in 2nd T20

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5 August, 2018 08:33 AM

Tigers set 172-run target for Windies in 2nd T20

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Bangladesh set a 144-run target for the world champion West Indies in the second T20I of the three-match series at Central Broward Regional Park Stadium Turf Ground, Lauderhill, Florida.

Tigers are playing in the ground of United States of America for the first time.

Putting into bat first, Bangladesh lost opener Liton Das in the very beginning of the match while another reliable batsman Mushfiqur Rahim gave his wicket scoring only 4 runs off 4 balls.

Tamim Iqbal, the opener of Bangladesh, was lifting the score of Bangladesh adding his initial 74 runs off 44 balls.

Bangladesh T20 Captain Shakib Al Hasan scored 60 runs playing 38 balls while Soumya Sarkar added 14 runs off 18 balls.

West Indies is batting to chase 172-run target of Bangladesh.

The T20 World Cup champion West Indies managed to score 84 runs so far losing four wickets in Florida.

Windies Squad:

Andre Fletcher, Evin Lewis, Andre Russell, Marlon Samuels, Rovman Powell, Denesh Ramdin (wk), Carlos Brathwaite (c), Ashley Nurse, Samuel Badree, Keemo Paul, Kesrick Williams BenchChadwick Walton, Sheldon Cottrell

Bangladesh Squad

Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Liton Das, Shakib Al Hasan (c), Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Mahmudullah, Ariful Haque, Nazmul Islam, Abu Hider Rony, Rubel Hossain, Mustafizur Rahman BenchMehidy Hasan, Mosaddek Hossain, Sabbir Rahman, Abu Jayed