Australia beat Bangladesh by 48 runs in Cricket World Cup

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21st June, 2019 12:09:04 printer

Australia beat Bangladesh by 48 runs in Cricket World Cup

Defending champions Australia beat Bangladesh by 48 runs in their World Cup group match at Trent Bridge on Thursday to go top of the 10-team table.

David Warner's superb 166 helped Australia reach 381 for five in their 50 overs and Bangladesh, despite a gallant century from Mushfiqur Rahim, failed to keep up with the required run-rate.

Bangladesh remain fifth in the table, with the top four sides qualifying for next month's semi-finals.

Completed scoreboard in the World Cup match between Australia and Bangladesh at Trent Bridge on Thursday:


D. Warner c Rubel Hossain b Soumya Sarkar 166

A. Finch c Rubel Hossain b Soumya Sarkar 53

U. Khawaja c Mushfiqur Rahim b Soumya Sarkar 89

G. Maxwell run out (Rubel Hossain) 32

M. Stoinis not out 17

S. Smith lbw b Mustafizur Rahman 1

A. Carey not out 11


Extras (b1, lb5, nb1, w5) 12

Total (five wkts, 50 overs) 381

Did not bat: N. Coulter-Nile, P. Cummins, M. Starc, A. Zampa

Fall of wickets: 1-121 (Finch); 2-313 (Warner), 3-352 (Maxwell), 4-353 (Khawaja), 5-354 (Smith)

Bowling: Mashrafe 8-0-56-0; Mustafizur 9-0-69-1 (1w); Shakib 6-0-50-0; Rubel 9-0-83-0 (1nb, 3w); Mehidy 10-0-59-0 (1w); Soumya 8-0-58-3



Tamim Iqbal b Starc 62

Soumya Sarkar run out (Finch) 10

Shakib Al Hasan c Warner b Stoinis 41

Mushfiqur Rahim not out 102

Liton Das lbw b Zampa 20

Mahmudullah c Cummins b Coulter-Nile 69

Sabbir Rahman b Coulter-Nile 0

Mehidy Hasan Miraz c Warner b Starc 6

Mashrafe Mortaza c Maxwell b Stoinis 6


Extras (b4, lb4, w9) 17

Total (eight wkts, 50 overs) 333

Did not bat: Rubel Hossain, Mustafizur Rahman

Fall of wickets: 1-23 (Soumya), 2-102 (Shakib), 3-144 (Tamim), 4-175 (Liton), 5-302 (Mahmudullah), 6-302 (Sabbir), 7-323 (Mehidy), 8-333 (Mashrafe)

Bowling: Starc 10-0-55-2; Cummins 10-1-65-0 (3w); Maxwell 3-0-25-0; Coulter-Nile 10-0-58-2 (1w); Stoinis 8-0-54-2; Zampa 9-0-68-1 (1w)

Result: Australia won by 48 runs

Man-of-the-match: David Warner

Umpires: Richard Kettleborough (ENG), Michael Gough (ENG)

TV umpire: Richard Illingworth (ENG)

Match referee: Jeff Crowe (NZL)