Alexa Bangladesh sets 142 to win for Pakistan

Dhaka, Sunday   23 February 2020


Bangladesh sets 142 to win for Pakistan

 Sports Desk

 Published: 04:45 PM, 24 January 2020   Updated: 04:45 PM, 24 January 2020

Photo: PCB

Photo: PCB

Bangladesh have posted 142 runs to win before Pakistan for the loss of 5 wickets in the 1st T20I against Pakistan at Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore today.

After winning the toss Bangladesh skipper Mahmudullah Riyad chose to bat first. Two openers Tamim Iqbal and Mohammad Naim added 71 runs in the opening stand before Tamim (39 off 34) being dismissed by run-out. 

Liton Das and Naim added 27 runs in the 2nd wicket stand but Liton being dismissed scoring 12 off 13. Then Naim also went out in the next ball scoring 43 off 41 and Bangladesh lost their 3rd wicket to 98.

From here, skipper Mahmudullah's 19 off 14 with 2 fours helped Bangladesh to post 141 after 20 overs.

Shaheen Shah Afridi, Shadab Khan, and Haris Rauf bagged one wicket apiece.