T20 World Cup: Bangladesh 2 Down In Chase VS West Indies

Story Highlights
  • The West Indies vs Bangladesh T20 World Cup is being played in the Sharjah Cricket Stadium.
  • Bangladesh need 97 runs to win from 10.5 overs with 8 wickets remaining.
  • Shakib gets removed by Russell for 9 runs.

UAE: Chasing a total of 143, Bangladesh is 2 wickets down against West Indies in the Super 12 fixture of the ongoing T20 World Cup at the Sharjah Cricket Stadium. Andre Russell gave Bangladesh the all-important breakthrough as he dismissed Shakib Al Hasan for cheap. Mohammad Naim was the next to depart after Jason Holder castled him in the final over of the powerplay. Earlier, West Indies had managed to reach a total of 142/7 thanks to later flourish from Nicholas Pooran and Jason Holder. He slammed 40 off 22 balls.

Initially, Bangladesh had won the toss and Mahmudullah elected to bowl first in Sharjah. Bangladesh openers Mohammad Naim and Shakib al Hasan made sure Bangladesh are up and away safely. Their campaigns threw haywire by back-to-back losses, defending champions West Indies and Bangladesh would be locked in a do-or-die battle when they square off in a crucial group 1 Super 12 match. While the West Indies lost to England and South Africa, Bangladesh was defeated by Eoin Morgan and Co. after going down to Sri Lanka. Stay updated with Times of India to get all the live cricket score updates of the 2021 T20 World Cup match between the West Indies and Bangladesh.

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