Ban vs Ned.
Ban vs Ned. (Photograph Supply: DAVID GRAY/AFP through Getty Photos)

Bangladesh managed to outlive the scare from Paul van Meekeren in direction of the tip they usually began their marketing campaign within the T20 World Cup 2022 with a complete victory over the Netherlands. Chasing 145 to win, the Dutch facet misplaced 4 wickets for simply 15 runs early and it meant that they have been at all times behind the required run-rate.  

Colin Ackermann gave an actual battle with a 62-run knock whereas Van Meekeran hit some lusty blows in direction of the tip to maintain their facet within the hunt for some time. Nevertheless, Bangladesh gained the sport by 9 runs in the long run on the again of a dream spell from Taskin Ahmed who picked up 4 wickets for 25 runs. Talking on the sport, former Bangladesh captain Habibul Bashar opined on areas that the Shakib-Al-Hasan led-side must work upon.  

While you rating simply 144, you’re at all times underneath strain: Habibul Bashar 

Bashar talked about that the issues for Bangladesh within the shorter format has continued and defined how the facet saved shedding wickets at common intervals which hampered their first-innings whole. He famous that the full wasn’t going to be sufficient to exert sufficient strain on the opponents and added that Bangladesh wants to enhance on their top-order batting which has struggled loads in current occasions.  

“The issue that Bangladesh has within the T20 codecs wants to enhance. After having begin, Bangladesh retains shedding wickets. Although Bangladesh gained the sport, whenever you rating simply 144, you’re at all times underneath strain. One good innings and you’ll lose the sport. Sure, Bangladesh gained the sport however they’ve to enhance loads particularly with their top-order batting,” Habibul Bashar on ‘BatBricks7 presents Run Ki Runneeti‘ on CricTracker. 

The win additionally marked the primary each victory for Bangladesh within the second spherical levels of T20 World Cups. They’ll now meet South Africa of their subsequent encounter on Thursday (October 27) on the Sydney Cricket Floor.