Bangladesh beat West Indies by 7 wickets in 23rd match of ICC World Cup 2019 at The County Ground, Taunton.
Bangladesh won the toss and elected to bowl first and buit pressure too with bowling took 1st wicket early of Chris Gayle at duck. But Shai Hope and Evin Lewis controlled the situation and played brilliantly.
Both were completed their half-centuries, Shai Hope missed his !st ever Ton in Icc World Cup by 4 runs. Hope made 96 (121) and Lewis scored 70 ( 67).
Shakib broke this partnership at 122-2 (24.3) by taking wicket of Lewis at long-on. After that Pooran played a camio but couldn’t done big and gone early.
Shemron Hetmyer came and played stormly and hit effective half-century which helped to big total of 321/8 (50).
In Chasing a big total Bangladeshi openers gave good start to their team and looked strong to win the battle but Russell done his job and gave a breakthrough in form of Soumya Sarkar but man in form came Shakib Al-Hasan who is in tremendous form in this world cup, he took the responsibility and hit a beautiful Century of 124* (99) and Liton Das hold his hand to hand and also conrtibuted to the Bangladesh’s win. He scored 94* (64) and with their knocks Bangladesh win by 7 wickets. Ban- 322/3 (41.3).