India win Asia Cup T20 opener against Bangladesh(Scoreboard)
Mirpur (Bangladesh), Feb 24 (IANS) India defeated Bangladesh by 45 runs in the Asia Cup opener at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium here on Wednesday.
Put in to bat, India scored 166/6 in 20 overs with opener Rohit Sharma scoring 83 runs. In reply, Bangladesh folded for 121/7 in their quota of 20 overs.
This is the first time the tournament is being played in the Twenty20 format.
Mirpur (Bangladesh), Feb 24 (IANS) Scoreboard of the first Twenty20 International of the Asia Cup being played between India and Bangladesh at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium here on Wednesday:
Rohit Sharma c Soumya Sarkar b Al-Amin Hossain 83
Shikhar Dhawan b Al-Amin Hossain 2
Virat Kohli c Mahmudullah b Mashrafe Mortaza 8
Suresh Raina b Mahmudullah 13
Yuvraj Singh c Soumya Sarkar b Shakib Al Hasan 15
Hardik Pandya c Mahmudullah b Al-Amin Hossain 31
Mahendra Singh Dhoni not out 8
Ravindra Jadeja not out 0
Extras (b 1, lb 2, w 3) 6
Total (6 wickets; 20 overs) 166
Fall of wickets: 1-4 (Dhawan, 1.3 overs), 2-22 (Kohli, 4.3), 3-42 (Raina, 7.5), 4-97 (Yuvraj Singh, 14.5), 5-158 (Sharma, 19.2), 6-158 (Pandya, 19.4)
Taskin Ahmed 3-0-22-0
Al-Amin Hossain 4-0-37-3
Mustafizur Rahman 4-0-40-0
Mashrafe Mortaza 4-0-40-1
Shakib Al Hasan 3-0-15-1