Asia Cup: Bangladesh set 174-run target against India

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21 September, 2018 21:25 PM

Asia Cup: Bangladesh set 174-run target against India

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Bangladesh set a target of 174 runs against India in the 14th Asia Cup Super-Four round kicked- off at 5.30pm (BST) at Dubai International Cricket Stadium, in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) today. 

After winning the toss, Indian skipper Rohit Sharma invited Bangladesh to bat first.

Having been put into the bat, Bangladesh lost wickets at regular interval and became all-out scoring 173 runs in 49.1 over. 

Mehidy Hasan scored highest 42 runs off 50 delivery with 2 fours and 2 sixes while captain Mashrafe Mortaza added valuable 26 runs off 32 balls hitting two eye-catching sixes.

Shakib, Mushfiq and Mahmudullah added 17, 21 and 25 runs respectively for Bangladesh side.

Indian leg-spinner Ravindra Jadeja took 4 wickets while Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Jasprit Bumrah picked up 3 wickets to stop Bangladesh for just 173 runs.