Comeback man Ravindra Jadeja folded Bangladeshi batting by taking 4 wickets in 1st match of super four of Asia Cup 2018. In the chase Rohit Sharma’s not out inning of 83 runs made it more easy with Shikhar Dhawan who also scored 40 runs and India won the match by 7 wickets against Bangladesh.
India vs Bangladesh Asia Cup 2018 Analysis : Super four, 1st Match
Toss : India won the toss and opted to bowl first.
Man of the Match : Ravindra Jadeja
|Friday, September 21||173-10 (49.1)||174-3(36.2)||India won by 7 wickets||Ravindra Jadeja|
India won the toss and opted to bowl first, that was really a good decision and bringing back Ravindra Jadeja in playing eleven was even more effective and tricky. India’s new pace battery duo Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Jasprit Bumrah are as dangerous as effective for opponent that openers are rarely find any way to hit them out and stay at the crease, the same happened in this match also Bangladeshi openers found it too difficult and got out cheaply and the rest damage done by Ravindra Jadeja who took 4 wickets. Bhuvi and Bumrah also took 3 wickets each and Bangladesh all-out on 173 runs only. Mehidy Hasan was the top scorer who made 42 runs.
In the chase Indian openers provided solid start and built a partnership of 63 runs. Indian captain and opener Rohit Sharma was not out till the end and made 83 runs to provide India an easy win of 7 wickets.
Bangladesh Inns : Mashrafe Mortaza – 26(32), Mehidy Hasan – 42(50), Bhuvneshwar Kumar – 10-1-32-3, Jasprit Bumrah – 9.1-1-37-3, Ravindra Jadeja – 10-29-4.
India Inns : Rohit Sharma – 83(104), Shikhar Dhawan – 40(47), Mashrafe Mortaza – 5-30-1, Shakib Al Hasan – 9.2-44-1, Rubel Hossain – 5-21-1.
India (Playing XI) : Rohit Sharma (c), Shikhar Dhawan, Ambati Rayudu, Dinesh Karthik, MS Dhoni (wk), Kedar Jadhav, Ravindra Jadeja, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Yuzvendra Chahal.
Bangladesh (Playing XI) : Liton Das, Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Mohammad Mithun, Mahmudullah, Mosaddek Hossain, Mehidy Hasan, Mashrafe Mortaza (c), Rubel Hossain, Mustafizur Rahman.