India beat Bangladesh by 4 wickets and lift the Nidahas Trophy 2018. This T20I tournament is full of thrillers.
— Yusuf Pathan (@iamyusufpathan) March 18, 2018
Six!! DK does this for India. He hit six off the penultimate delivery to win India the Nidahas Trophy. Karthik scores unbeaten 29 off 8 balls which change the course of the match.
Out!!! Soumya Sarkar gets the wicket of Vijay Shankar for 17. Only one ball left India need 6 to win this match
At the end of 19th over India 155 for 5. Dinesh Karthik 22, Shankar 12. It could be the match changing over. Karthik has slammed Rubel Hossain for 20 runs to keep things on right track for India.
Mustafizur Rahman bowls a superb over as he concedes 1 run and get the most important wicket of Manish Pandey (28). India require 34 off 12 balls. It seems it will be very difficult for India to reach home, considering inexperienced batsmen are at the crease.
9 runs from this over. India 132 for 4 at the end of 17th over. Manish 28, Shankar 12. India require 35 off 18 balls
India 123 for 4 at the end of 16 over. Manish 25, Vijay Shankar 6. They need 44 off 25 balls. Bangladesh are trying to keep them check but Manish Pandey keeps the scoreboard moving
100 up for India at the end of 14 overs. India 104 for 4. India lost captain Rohit for 56 off the bowling of Nazmul Islam.
India 97 for 3 at the end of 13th over. Rohit 56, Manish 6. India need 69 off 40 balls to win this match
At the end of 11th over India 87 for 3. Rohit 50, Manish 2
Rubel bowls a tight over. He gets the wicket of Rahul and concedes 3 runs. India 84 for 3 at the end of 10th over. Rohit 48, Manish Pandey 2
India 81 for 2 at the end of 9th over. Rohit 47, Rahul 23
11 runs from Sahkib’s 3rd over. India 67 for 2 at the end of 7th over. Rohit 43, Rahul 14
8 runs from this over Mustafizur Rahman. India 56 for 2 at the end of 6th over. Rohit 39, Rahul 7
End of 5th over. India 48 for 2. Rohit Sharma 32, Rahul 7. Nazmul Islam gives 11 runs of this over.
Fall of wicket: Rubel Hossain sends back Suresh Raina. India 37 for 2 at the end of 4th over. Rohit 22, Rahul 5.
Shakib-Al-Hasan gives Bangladesh 1st breakthrough. He sends back Dhawan for 10. India 32 for 1 at the end of 3rd over. Rohit 22.
India commence their chase. Rohit Sharma and Shikhar Dhawan give India a flying start. 32 for 0.
Mehidy Hasan does a great job. He takes 18 runs off Shardul Thakur in the final over of their innings. Bangladesh score 166 for 8 at the end of 20 overs. India need 167 in 20 overs.
Fall of wickets: Unadkat does a wonder. He helps India get rid of Sabbir and Rubel Hossain. Sabbir scores 77. Bangladesh 148 for 8
145 for 6 at the end of 18th over. Shardul Thakur concedes 11 overs. Sabbir 75, Mehidy 1/
133 for 6 at the end of 17th over. Sabbir 64. Shankar gives 13 runs. He finishes his 4 overs quota. 4 -0-48-0
110 for 5 at the end of 15th over. Sabbir 43, Shakib 5
Fall of wicket: Out of the blue. Mahmudullah gets run out for 21. Bangladesh 104 for 5
100 up for Bangladesh at the end of 14th over. Shardul Thakur gives 10 runs off his 2nd over. Sabbir 42, Rahman 21
Jaydev Unadkat 30 runs off 3 overs. He gives 8 runs off his 3rd over. Bangladesh 90 for 4. Sabbir 33, Mahmudullah 16
10 runs taken from 12th over of the match. Pacer Vijay Shankar needs to work on his bowling. He has been very expensive today. Bangladesh 82 for 4. Sabbir 31, Mahmudullah 10
Bangladesh 72 for 4 at the end of 11th over. Sabbir 30, Mahmudullah 2
Fall of wicket: In the first delivery of 11th over Chahal takes his third wicket in the match. He sends dangerous Mushfiqur Rahim to dressing room. Bangladesh 68 for 4
That's the biggest wicket of the game today. Chahal's been outstanding today. #INDvBAN
— KASHISH (@crickashish217) March 18, 2018
Washington Sundar is very very economical today. In this over he gives only 5 runs. Bangladesh 68 for 3 at the end of 10th over. Sabbir 28, Rahim 8
63 for 3 at the end of 9th over. Sabbir Rahman 25, Rahim 7
Bangladesh get much needed boost. Medium pacer Vijay Shankar goes expensive. Sabbir hit him for six and four and take 14 runs off this over. Bangladesh 59 for 3. Rahman 23 and Rahim 5
A tight over bowled by Chahal. Bangladesh 45 for 3 at the end of 7th over
End of power play. Bangladesh 40 for 3. Rahman 9 and Rahim 0
Mushfiqur Rahim joins in Sabbir Rahman in the middle
Wicket!!! Great work by India. Chahal gets his second in the match. This time Soumya Sarkar is his victim. He sweeps straight to square leg and caught by Shikhar Dhawan. Bangladesh 33 for 3.
Fall of wicket: Big wicket for India. This time Yuzvendra Chahal gives India the 2nd wicket. It is his first over in the match. In the second delivery. Tamim tries to play over the boundary and Shardul Tahkur doesn’t make make mistake as he grab it beautifully on the long on boundary.
New batsman Sabbir Rahman joins Tamim in the middle
Fall of wicket: Washington Sundar gives India much needed breakthrough. It is a top edge and taken by Suresh Raina. Bangladesh 27 for 1. Tamim 15
Another big over for Bangladesh. Liton Das smashes a six off Jaydev Unadkat. Liton 11, Tamim 14. Bangladesh 26 for 0 at the end of 3 overs.
Good comeback for India. Off-spinner Washington Sundar concedes only four runs off the second over of this match. Bangladesh 14 for 0.
Bangladesh start their batting with a bang. The opening pair of Tamim Iqbal and Liton Das have taken nine runs off first over bowled by Jaydev Unadkat. Bangladesh 9 for 0.
Bangladesh (Playing XI): Tamim Iqbal, Liton Das, Sabbir Rahman, Mushfiqur Rahim(w), Soumya Sarkar, Mahmudullah, Shakib Al Hasan(c), Mehidy Hasan, Mustafizur Rahman, Rubel Hossain, Nazmul Islam
India (Playing XI): Rohit Sharma(c), Shikhar Dhawan, Suresh Raina, Dinesh Karthik(w), Lokesh Rahul, Manish Pandey, Vijay Shankar, Washington Sundar, Shardul Thakur, Jaydev Unadkat, Yuzvendra Chahal
Toss: India have won the toss and decided to bowl first
Folks, so we are in the summit clash of Nidahas Trophy 2018. India are all set to take on Bangladesh who defeated Sri Lanka in a virtual semi-final on Saturday evening. While India had easy outings since their defeat in the opening match to hosts Sri Lanka. India have defeated Sri Lanka and Bangladesh in their respective matches to proceed to the final of this tri-nation series. Must read: Nidahas Trophy: India vs Bangladesh Final Match Prediction – Who will win?
On the other, Bangladesh have defeated Sri Lanka twice to set up a final with India.