The second ODI of India’s tour to Bangladesh marked a drama. On a gloomy day in Mirpur, a two-and-a-half hour rain break reduced the game to a 41-over affair. India made record in this match by scoring 105,lowest run against Bangladesh. India won this epic low scoring match against Bangladesh registering the series. The full credit goes to Stuart binny and Mohit Sharma. Throughout the match though, there were some outstanding as well as some disappointing performances for both the teams. To sum it up, here is the list of the Hits and Flops of the Match.
FLOPS of the match:
Ajinkya Rahane(India): On the very second ball of the innings this right handed batsman and opener of India,Ajinkya Rahane stated walking toward dressing room. Ajinkya could be the key player of the match as he was in form but his wrong judgement made him flop today in this match.He did not manage to give Bangladesh the required and desired start and made the job tough for the middle order. He scored a duck in this match.
Robin Uthappa(India): The most consistent player of this India team is Robin Uthappa. He was showing his true potential since last Indian Premiere league. He was in the Hit list of previous match but in this match he goes for a pull shot and top edges it high up and down into hands of mid off. He scored only 14 off 24 balls.
Tamim Iqbal(Bangladesh): The promising left handed batsman of Bangladesh did not clicked today. He was facing Mohit Sharma in the first over. He was aggressive from the first ball. He angled his bat towards off stump and tried to lash it over the covers, but gets a thick edge through to the keeper.
Umesh Yadav(India): The man who played a major part in bringing glory for KKR in IPL 7 did not manage to carry on with this good pitch. This right arm fast medium bowler did not clicked in this match . He did not managed to take any wickets in this match and got a high economy rate(6.40) too.
Shakib Al Hasan(Bangladesh): One of the best all-rounders of the world cricket at present can not proved himself in this match. He scored only 4 runs off 8 balls. Many critics predicted he could be key player in this match as he was in the hit list of previous match. He did not clicked with the ball too.
HITS of the match :
Taskin Ahmed(Bangladesh) : The star of the match is the Bangladeshi Debutant TAskin Ahmed. There was some hype around teenager Taskin Ahmed in the lead-up to his ODI debut today, and he lived up to the billing with a five-for. He took the crucial wickets of Rayudu, Uthappa, Pujara,Binny,Mishra.It was the best bowling figures by a Bangladeshi debutant in his first game, and the only downer for the 19-year-old medium-pacer was that the usually packed Mirpur stadium had only a tiny crowd to applaud his performance.
Suresh Raina(India): Most reliable, responsible name is Suresh Raina in Indian team. In this low scoring innings of India he scored most in the sqad. He managed to score 27 off 23 balls with S/R of 117.39.
Mashrafe Mortaza(Bangladesh): the Right handed fast medium bowler Mashrafe Mortaza played quite well in this match. He took only 2 wickets in the match but he suppress the indian batsmen with having a low economy rate of 3.88.
Stuart Binny(India): Stuart binny is in good form in this match. He is one of the key player of Indian team today. his tight economy rate put Bangladeshi’s in backfoot. Binny’s Spell just flushed out Bangladeshi batsmaen. This match is going to be his carries one of the successful innings ever. He took 6 wicket in this match with only 0.85 economy rate. He is the game changer if this match.he just flushed out Bangladeshi team.
Mohit Sharma(India): Along with Stuart Binny he presented some good spell in this innings.he took 4 wickets in this match with 2.75 economy rate.