A scintillating century by Litton Das in a third-wicket report stand with Mushfiqur Rahim has fired Bangladesh to a One-Day Worldwide sequence win over Afghanistan with a dominating 88-run victory.The Tigers took an unassailable 2-0 lead within the three-match dwelling sequence because the Afghans had been bundled out for 218 in 45.1 overs within the chase of 307 for victory at Zohur Ahmed Chowdhury Stadium in Chattogram on Friday, bdnews24 stories.
President M Abdul Hamid, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and Jatiya Sangsad Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury prolonged heartiest congratulation to Bangladesh nationwide cricket crew for reaching victory over visiting Afghanistan.In a felicitation messages, they greeted all involved together with the gamers, coach, nationwide cricket crew officers and Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) for beating Afghanistan.
Their sixth straight ODI sequence win at dwelling additionally put Bangladesh for the primary time on high of the ICC World Cup Tremendous League factors desk at 100 factors with 10 wins from 14 matches. World champions England are a detailed second at 95 factors with 9 victories in 15 matches.
Afghan bowlers may trigger Bangladesh batsmen little bother by taking out Tamim Iqbal (12 off 24) and Shakib Al Hasan (20 off 36) inside 16 overs after the hosts received the toss and selected to bat first.However Mushfiqur (86 off 93) partnered with Litton and took their facet to the forty seventh over with none extra loss.Each perished in consecutive deliveries in that over of Fareed Ahmed after the 202-run stand.
Litton hit 16 fours and two sixes to finish his innings at 136 off 126, having reached his fifth ODI century by hoisting Rashid Khan over the covers. Within the chase, Afghan opener Rahmat Shah and Najibullah Zadran scored half centuries and tried to construct resistance with a 89-run partnership.