Bangladesh wins series against world champions England

Bangladesh wins series against world champions England: Beats by 4 wickets in 2nd T20, leads 2-0 in three-match series

Mar 13, 2023 - 13:17
Bangladesh wins series against world champions England

The Bangladesh cricket team defeated England by 4 wickets in the second match of the three T20 series at the Sher-e-Bangla Stadium in Dhaka on Sunday. With this, Bangladesh captured the series. Bangladesh is leading 2-0 in the series. Now Bangladesh has a chance to whitewash against England.
Batting first, England could score 117 runs in 20 overs. In reply, Bangladesh chased down the target losing 6 wickets in 18.5 overs. Mehdi Hasan of Bangladesh took 4 wickets. At the same time, Najmul Hossain Shanto scored an unbeaten 46 runs.
England came out to bat first. Phil Salt and David Malan started the innings. Malan got out after scoring 5 runs and Salt 25 runs. Moin Ali was 15, and Jose Butler returned to the pavilion after scoring 4 runs. Most of the runs in the first innings came from the bat of Ben Duckett. He scored 25 runs. Sam Karan, the most expensive-selling player in IPL season 2023, could only score 12 runs in 16 balls.
Mehdi Hasan took 4 wickets from Bangladesh. At the same time, Taskin Ahmed, Shakib Al Hasan, Mustafizur Rahman and Hasan Mahmood got 1-1 wickets.
Chasing the target, the start of the host team was also not good. The team had lost 3 wickets for 56 runs. Liton Das and Ronnie Talukdar were out for 9-9 runs. After this, there was a 41-run partnership for the fourth wicket between Najmul and Mehdi Hasan, which helped the team reach the target. Najmul scored an unbeaten 46 and won the match for the team.
Joffra Archer took three wickets for England. At the same time, Moin Ali, Rehan Ahmed and Sam Karan got 1-1 wickets.
The third T20 between the two teams will be played on Tuesday. This match will also be played in Dhaka only.

Muskan Kumawat Journalist & Writer