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Asia Cup: Bangladesh suffer early blows against India

Tigers lost two wickets for 6 off 5.1 overs

Sun Online Desk     21st September, 2018 06:25:18 printer

Asia Cup: Bangladesh suffer early blows against India

Bangladesh suffered early blow losing three wickets within 10 overs in their first Super-Four stage battle of the 14th Asia Cup against India at Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Friday.


Mohammad Mithun and Mushfiqur Rahim were at the crease in the fourth wicket on Bangladesh's 43/3 from 10 overs.


Sending in to bat first, Bangladesh opened the innings and opener Liton Kumar Das was sent back to the pavilion by Bhuvneshwar Kumar at 15 in the third ball of the fourth over before Jasprit Bumrah got Nazmul Hossain Shanto in the first ball of the sixth over.


Scoring a seven-run each, Liton and Shanto was caught by Kedar Jadhav and Shikhar Dhawan respectively.


Earlier, winning the toss Indian skipper Rohit Sharma opted to bowl first in the game.


Bangladesh: Liton Kuamr Das, Nazmul Hossain, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Mohammad Mithun, Mahmudullah Riyad, Mosaddek Hossain, Mehidy Hasan, Mashrafe Bin Mortaza (captain), Rubel Hossain and Mustafizur Rahman.


India: Rohit Sharma (captain), Shikhar Dhawan, Ambati Rayudu, Dinesh Karthik, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, Kedar Jadhav, Ravindra Jadeja, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah and Yuzvendra Chahal.