India vs Bangladesh: Second semifinal of ICC Champions Trophy 2017, India won by 9 wickets and qualify for Finals. Now next match will be the most awaited and noisy final between India vs Pakistan.
Before today India played with Bangladesh 32 times in ICC ODIs, and with winning percentage of 82.8, India won 26 matches.
Yesterday fans from India and Pakistan was praying for Pakistan win, similarly today many fans are praying for India win.
Highlights of the India vs Bangladesh Match:
The Crucial Toss:
India won the toss and invited Bangladesh to bat first.
Bangladesh start was not that good as they lost two wickets at 31 runs. 123 runs partnership between Tamim and Rahim helped Bangladesh to come back in match, and at one moment it look like they will easily score 300 runs.
Twister from Virat when he called Kedar Jadhav for bowling to break the partnership, and Kedar got the success. He bowled Tamim at 70(82) and Rahim at 61(85). Bangladesh lost their third wicket at 154. Tight bowling by Kedar helped India to come back, and restricted Bangladesh to 267 in 50 overs.
Highest score from Bangladesh side was by Tamim 70(82), Best bowling figure for India was by Kedar Jadhav (6, 0, 22, 2).
In Response Indian opener Rohit Sharma & Shikhar Dhawan (The Gabbar) started well with 6 runs per over which boosted Indian scoreboard to 63 runs in first 10 overs. They maintained the rhythm, before dismissal of Dhawan both added 87 runs in 14th overs. Virat Kohli joined Rohit and both continued the six runs per over in 20 overs Indian team add 120 runs for the loss of one wicket. Both completed 150+ runs partnership for second wicket.
Rohit Sharma and Virat scored 123(129) and 96(78) respectively, Virat Kohli completed 42nd half century and Rohit Sharma Completed 11th century with a Sixxx.
Man of the Match in India vs Bangladesh:
Rohit sharma awarded with Man of the Match title for his century.