Bangladesh vs India
India win by 8 wickets
India win by 8 wickets and secure a place in the semi-finals.
Over 18.3 - Ind 141/2 (Kohli 57, Dhoni 22)
Ziaur comes in to bowl, a couple of singles to start the over and the Dhoni ends everything with a six, hits it straight down the ground and into the sight screen. India 141 for 2 after 18.3 overs win by 8 wickets and secure a place in the semi-finals.
Over 18 - Ind 133/2 (Kohli 56, Dhoni 15)
Kohli takes a single to bring Dhoni back on strike. Mortaza starts his last over. Another single and Dhoni rotates strike. Four singles from the over, India inching closer to a win with every ball.
Over 17 - Ind 129/2 (Kohli 54, Dhoni 13)
A couple of singles and then Dhoni hits the length ball from outside off over mid-off for four. Six, Al-Amin tries to bowl the slower ball but Dhoni sends it over deep midwicket for a six. 12 runs from the over.
Over 16 - Ind 117/2 (Kohli 53, Dhoni 2)
Mortaza comes back to bowl, WICKET! Rohit goes out, it was a low full toss and Rohit hits it straight to the point fielder. Good knock from Rohit, Dhoni walks out to bat. A couple of singles to end the over.
Over 15 - Ind 112/1 (Kohli 51, R Sharma 56)
Al-Amin comes back into the attack. Rohit hits it past point for four. Four more singles from the over. India need 27 from 30 balls. Kohli also gets his 50.
Over 14 - Ind 104/1 (Kohli 49, R Sharma 50)
A wide to start the over, and then a few singles from the over. Rohit reaches his 50 from the last ball of the over. India go past 100, need 35 more from 36 balls.
Over 13 - Ind 97/1 (Kohli 45, R Sharma 48)
A quick over from Shakib, five runs from the over. India need 42 from 42 balls.
Over 12 - Ind 92/1 (Kohli 43, R Sharma 45)
Four singles to start the over, and then Kohli late cuts it through third man for four. 9 runs from the over, India 92 for 1.
Over 11 - Ind 83/1 (Kohli 36, R Sharma 43)
A couple of singles from the over and then Shakib bowls a wide. Six runs from the over.
Over 10 - Ind 77/1 (Kohli 33, R Sharma 41)
Gazi starts his third over, Kohli hits it through deep midwicket for a couple of runs. Four, Kohli comes down the pitch and hits it over midwicket for four. A couple of singles, and then Kohli hits it through cover for four. A single to end the over, 13 runs from it.
Over 9 - Ind 64/1 (Kohli 21, R Sharma 40)
Ziaur Rahman comes into the attack. Kohli takes a single and Rohit takes a single. Rohit gets a life, and a couple of runs, he is dropped in the field. Four, Rohit adds insult to injury as he hits the last ball for four. 9 runs from the over, India need 75 in 11 overs.
Over 8 - Ind 55/1 (Kohli 19, R Sharma 33)
Gazi comes back to start his second over, a couple of singles to start the over. Five singles from the over.
Over 7 - Ind 50/1 (Kohli 16, R Sharma 31)
A single to start the over, and then Rohit hits it through fine leg for four. A single and then Kohli hits it to long-off for a couple of runs. Kohli takes a single to deep square leg. A couple of runs to end the over, India reach 50 in 7 overs.
Over 6 - Ind 39/1 (Kohli 12, R Sharma 24)
Shakib starts his second over, a couple of singles and then Rohit gets a boundary through midwicket. Four more, Rohit its the length ball through cover for four.
Over 5 - Ind 29/1 (Kohli 11, R Sharma 15)
A couple of singles to start the over, Kohli then goes down on one knee and hits it over extra cover for a six. A couple more singles to end the over.
Over 4 - Ind 18/1 (Kohli 3, R Sharma 13)
Shakib comes into the attack to bowl, Rohit takes a single from the first ball. Five runs from the over.
Over 3 - Ind 13/1 (Kohli 0, R Sharma 5)
Al-Amin comes into the attack to replace Mortaza. Six, Rohit hits the first boundary for India. He hits the short ball to the square leg fence for a six. A single and then a couple of dots from the over. WICKET! Dhawan chops the ball on to the stumps, Al-Amin gets the wicket, India lose their first. Kohli is the new batsman, good over for Bangladesh.
Over 2 - Ind 6/0 (Dhawan 1, R Sharma 5)
Gazi comes into the attack from the other end, Bangladesh start with pace and spin. A couple of dots, Rohit then takes a single to long-on. Three singles from the over.
Over 1 - Ind 3/0 (Dhawan 0, R Sharma 3)
Dhawan and Rohit come out to bat. Mortaza to start with the ball for Bangladesh. Rohit drives it through point for a couple of runs. Three dots and then Rohit takes a single. Three runs from the first over.
Over 20 - Ban 138/7 (Mahmudullah 33, Mortaza 6)
Mishra to bowl the final over, WICKET! Mishra strikes with his first ball. Nasir comes out of his crease and misses the ball, Dhoni completes the stumping. Ziaur Rahman comes in to bat. WICKET! Ziaur comes and goes, Mishra tosses it up again and the batsman hits it straight to long-off, Jadeja takes the catch. Mishra on a hat trick, Mahmudullah plays out the dot and denies Mishra the hat trick. Six, Mortaza ends the innings with a six, Bangladesh reach 138 in their 20 overs.
Over 19 - Ban 131/5 (N Hossain 16, Mahmudullah 32)
Two overs to go and this is a good score given that Bangladesh were 82 for 5. Bhuvi comes back to bowl, Nasir hits a four through extra cover, the yorker goes for four again. This is his first boundary, Mahmudullah is doing all the hitting from the other end. Seven runs from the over.
Over 18 - Ban 124/5 (N Hossain 10, Mahmudullah 31)
A couple of runs to start the over as Nasir hits it through extra cover. Shami comes back into the attack and starts his third over. A single to bring Mahmudullah on strike and he hits it through midwicket for four. A wide from Shami and then Mahmudullah edges the yorker past the keeper for four. It was a good yorker from Shami. A couple more as is hit through the leg side. India leaking runs at the end.
Over 17 - Ban 110/5 (N Hossain 7, Mahmudullah 21)
Mishra starts his third over. Six, Mahmudullah swats a flat six over midwicket. A quick single as Mahmudullah pushes it to cover. Another single and Mahmudullah hits it through backward point for four, 12 runs from the over.
Over 16 - Ban 98/5 (N Hossain 6, Mahmudullah 10)
Ashwin comes back into the attack. Three singles and then Mahmudullah puts the poor delivery away for four more, it is full and down leg and he flicks it to the leg side fence. Eight from the over.
Over 15 - Ban 90/5 (N Hossain 4, Mahmudullah 5)
Nasir takes a single from Jadeja's over, he is into his final over now. Three dots and then Mahmudullah hits the ball for four, he drives it through point.
Over 14 - Ban 85/5 (N Hossain 3, Mahmudullah 1)
Mahmudullah is the new batsman, Nasir at the other end. Raina comes back into the attack and starts his second over. Three singles from the over.
Over 13 - Ban 82/5 (N Hossain 1)
Mishra comes back into the attack. Anamul pushes it to the wide of long-on for a couple of runs. Four byes, this beats everyone and goes for four byes. WICKET! The googly does the trick, Mishra gets the big wicket and Anamul falls short of 50. Mishra bowls Anamul and Bangladesh are 82 for 5.
Over 12 - Ban 76/4 (A Haque 42, N Hossain 1)
Jadeja comes back into the attack, a couple of singles from the start of the over. Nasir Hossain is the new man in. Anamul hits another six, he makes a bit of room for himself and hits it over extra cover for a six. A single from the last ball, makes it 9 from the over.
Over 11 - Ban 67/4 (A Haque 34)
Shami comes into the attack, a couple of dots to start the over. Six, Anamul hits the first six for Bangladesh, takes a step out of his crease and hits it over extra cover for a six. A single brings the captain on strike, who then hits the short ball for four through backward point. WICKET! Just when there was a good partnership going, India strike. Shami bowls length, Rahim tries to hit it over midwicket but can't clear Kohli, who takes an easy catch.
Over 10 - Ban 56/3 (A Haque 28, Rahim 20)
Shami almost comes in to bowl, Dhoni decides to go with Mishra at the last minute. Five singles from the over, Bangladesh 56 for 3.
Over 9 - Ban 51/3 (A Haque 25, Rahim 18)
Jadeja starts his second over, Rahim outside edges it to the boundary, useful runs these for Bangladesh. Four more, Rahim slog sweeps it to the boundary, a better shot from him. Bangladesh go past 50.
Over 8 - Ban 43/3 (A Haque 25, Rahim 10)
More spin from India, Raina comes into the attack. Anamul takes a single, Rahim hits the short ball through deep square leg for four, poor delivery from Raina. Three singles to end the over.
Over 7 - Ban 35/3 (A Haque 23, Rahim 4)
Jadeja comes into the attack, three singles and then Anamul gets a boundary through gully, an edge flies through the off side. A single to end the over. Bangladesh 35 for 3.
Over 6 - Ban 27/3 (A Haque 17, Rahim 2)
Rahim takes a single as Ashwin starts his third over. Anamul chips the ball over extra cover for four. Five runs from the over.
Over 5 - Ban 22/3 (A Haque 13, Rahim 1)
WICKET! Bhuvi comes back into the attack and strikes with the first ball. Shakib walks down the wicket and the ball goes through him and he is bowled. Just a single from the over and a big wicket, Rahim is the new man in.
Over 4 - Ban 21/2 (A Haque 13, Shakib 1)
WICKET! Ashwin gets a wicket, Iqbal caught at slip. Ashwin tosses it up, it dips and turns away, Iqbal edges it and Raina takes a good catch at first slip. WICKET! Ashwin strikes again, Shamsur Rahman goes down on one knee and sweeps it in the air and Sharma at deep square leg takes a good catch. A single and two wickets from the over. Shakib walks out to bat.
Over 3 - Ban 20/0 (A Haque 13, Iqbal 6)
A couple of dots to start the over, Shami comes into the attack to replace Bhuvi. Anamul hits the third ball through cover for four, follows it up with a single.
Over 2 - Ban 15/0 (A Haque 9, Iqbal 6)
Ashwin comes into the attack, a couple of singles from the over. India start with spin and pace.
Over 1 - Ban 13/0 (A Haque 8, Iqbal 5)
Bhuvi runs in to bowl the first over, and Iqbal edges it past the second slip fielder for four, streaky shot from him. Four more, Anamul punches it through the covers for four. Four to end the over as Anamul flicks it on the leg side and Bangladesh get 13 from the first over.
India remain unchanged which means Yuvraj gets another game and Rahane does not. Bangladesh bring back Shamsur and Nasir to strengthen all departments. India need to win this game to secure a spot in the semi-finals, Bangladesh need to win this game to open up the group after losing two games so far.
India win the toss again and Dhoni decides to bowl first.
Hello and welcome to our over-by-over commentary of Friday's Crucial World Twenty20 Group 2 fixture between Bangladesh and India at the Shere Bangla National Stadium in Mirpur, Dhaka.
- 28th Mar 2014
- India won the toss and elected to bowl.
- Shere Bangla National Stadium
- H D P K Dharmasena, R A Kettleborough
- TV Umpire
- M Erasmus
- Match Referee
- R S Madugalle
- Reserve Umpire
- I J Gould
india BATTING CARD
|R.G. Sharma||c Hossain b Mortaza||56|
|S. Dhawan||b Hossain||1|
|V. Kohli||Not out||57|
|M.S. Dhoni||Not out||22|
|Total||18.3 Overs||141 - 2|