Alexa Mosaddek gets Hashmatullah 2 down for AFG

Dhaka, Tuesday   23 July 2019

Mosaddek gets Hashmatullah 2 down for AFG

 Sports Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 09:18 PM, 24 June 2019   Updated: 09:18 PM, 24 June 2019

Photo: Collected

Photo: Collected

Mosaddek Hossain sends back Hashmatullah Shahidi (11 off 31) as Afghanistan lost their 2nd wickets to 79/2 in 20.5 over. It was a lovely flight from Mosaddek Hossain to Hashmatullah Shahidi, and stumping easily.

End of over 22. Afghanistan are 81/2. Gulbadin Naib 36 and Asgar Afghan 1 are in the batting.

Shakib Al Hasan strikes to his very first over to send back Rahmat Shah for 24 and Afghanistan lost their 1st wicket to 49 in 10.5 over.

Earlier, Mushfiqur Rahim's 83 off 87, Shakib Al Hasan's 51 off 69 helped Bangladesh to post 262/7 against Afghanistan in their 7th World Cup match at Southampton, England.

After winning the toss Afghanistan asked Bangladesh to bat first. Bangladesh lost their 1st wicket to 23 as Liton Das dismissed by Mujeeb Ur Rahman. The right-handed batsman tried to clear Mujeeb through the cover area. But is lofted drive found a fielder on the line who took a super low catch to remove Liton for 16 off 17. 
 
Tamim Iqbal and Shakib Al Hasan made 59 runs in the 2nd wicket stand. Afghanistan off-spinner Mohammad Nabi bowled opener, Tamim Iqbal, as Bangladesh lost their 2nd wickets to 82/2. The ball crashes into the middle, and he departs for a rather pedestrian 36-ball 53.

After Tamim's departure, Mushfiqur and Shakib stand for Bangladesh. Tigers lost their 3rd wicket to 143/3 as Mujeeb ur Rahman gets Shakib Al Hasan trapped in front. A length ball that came inside to the left-hander and hits him on the pads. Shabid does not review it as he walks off after scoring 51.

After Shakib went out Soumya Sarkar also send back by Mujeeb. Soumya tries to flick a Mujeeb ur Rahman delivery but the ball skids and hits his pads. Given out but Sarkar takes the review. The ball seems to be just hitting the leg stump and that's the end of Soumya. 

After Soumya departs for only 3 Mushfiqur Rahim and Mahmudullah made crucial 56 runs stand in the 5th wicket. Mahmudullah went out to while tried to hit Gulbadin over mid-on. Bangladesh loses its fifth wicket to 207/5 in 42.6 over.

Musfiqur made another 44-run stand with Mosaddek in the 6th wicket stand. Before went out to Dawlat Zadran Mushfiqur made top score 83 off 87 balls. Mosaddek Hossain's 35 off 34 helped Bangladesh to score 262/7 in 50 over.

For Afghanistan Mujeeb Ur Rahman took 3 for 39 and skipper Gulbadin Naib took 2 for 56.

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