Bangladesh vs Afghanistan yet again came close to a victory against a top-Asian team but faltered in finishing.
Bangladesh batted first and scored 249 for 7 after being in a spot for most part of it.
Fifties from Hashmatullah Shahidi and Mohammad Shahzad laid the platform but the chase was the final over for a win.
their hopes alive of a place in the finale by defeating Afghanistan by 2 runs.They were 87 for 5 before fifties from Mahmudullah (74). and Imrul Kayes (72*) saved them score which looked defendable.Bangladesh once again crumbled and were for 18 for 2. Nazmul Hossain picked up his.last over Mustafizur gave away just four to earn win for his team.
keep their chances of qualifying for the final in their own hands.
steel were required by Mustafizur Rahman and the rest of the Bangladesh.
Mohammad Shahzad who added 63 for the third wicket with Hashmatullah Shahidi.Imrul Kayes were the stars of the show for the Tigers as they slammed respective fifties to take their team.running between the wickets got the better of Shakib Al Hasan and Mushfiqur Rahim as both.After batting well at crucial juncture,
Afghanistan opener Mohammad Shahzad (53), Mustafizur has picked a rabbit out of the hat in the last over and thanks,
Brilliant little innings from Nabi comes to an end.Afghanistan should win it from here. Bangladesh’s fielding has been poor.they don’t they only have themselves to blame.
Samiullah Shenwari fails to get the boundary off the final ball.
bowled for Mustafizur Rahman. Rashid Khan fails to impress with the bat.They require 6 more runs off 4 balls. Hossain Shanto takes a good running catch at long-off Afghanistan loose.12 runs from the over. Afghanistan require another 19 runs from 12 balls.Will go down as a missed chance. Read More