1st ODI Bangladesh vs West Indies: Bangladesh too good for West Indies
Bangladesh comfortably beat a depleted West Indies ODI team by 5 wickets at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium, Mirpur today.
Bangladesh 125/4 (33.5 ov)
West Indies 122/10 (32.2 ov)
Result - Bangladesh won by 6 wickets
Bangladesh start their ICC @cricketworldcup Super League campaign with a win!— ICC (@ICC) January 20, 2021
They beat West Indies in the first #BANvWI ODI by six wickets.
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Batting first, the West Indies only managed to score 122, with none of their batsmen really able to master the conditions - Kyle Mayers (40) top scored for the West Indies and Shakib Al Hasan had an amazing return to International cricket, taking 4-8 in 7.2 overs, and Hasan Mahmud 3-28, the top wicket takers for Bangladesh.
Fall of wickets: 1-9 (Sunil Ambris - 1.2 ov), 2-24 (Joshua Da Silva - 5.2 ov), 3-45 (Andre McCarthy - 12.4 ov), 4-56 (Jason Mohammed - 16.6 ov), 5-56 (Nkrumah Bonner - 18.4 ov), 6-115 (Rovman Powell - 29.1 ov), 7-115 (Raymon Reifer - 29.2 ov), 8-121 (Kyle Mayers - 30.4 ov), 9-122 (Akeal Hosein - 31.3 ov), 10-122 (Alzarri Joseph - 32.2 ov)
In the run chase, although the West Indies did manage to take 4 wickets, a victory for Bangaldesh was never in doubt - Akeal Hosein 3-26 (off 10 overs) was the pick of the bowlers and Tamim Iqbal (44) top scored.
Bangladesh - Tamim Iqbal(c), Liton Das, Nazmul Hossain Shanto, Soumya Sarkar, Mushfiqur Rahim(wk), Mahmudullah, Shakib Al Hasan, Mehedi Hasan, Hasan Mahmud, Rubel Hossain, Mustafizur Rahman
West Indies - Sunil Ambris, Joshua Da Silva(wk), Andre McCarthy, Nkrumah Bonner, Jason Mohammed(c), Rovman Powell, Kyle Mayers, Raymon Reifer, Alzarri Joseph, Chemar Holder, Akeal Hosein
Start Time: 05:30
Toss: Bangladesh won the toss and decided to field
Venue: Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium, Mirpur
Officials: Masudur Mukul, Sharfuddoula Saikat, Gazi Sohel, Tanvir Ahmed, Neeyamur Rahul
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