ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 (Match 23): Bangladesh vs Windies – Statistical Highlights
On Monday (17th June), Bangladesh snatched a memorable CWC victory against Windies at Taunton. In that match 23 of the 2019 ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup, Bangladesh beat Windies by seven wickets (with 51 balls remaining).
After winning the toss, Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza decided to bowl first. While Windies scored 321/8 (50 overs), Bangladesh successfully chased down that target in 41.3 overs after losing three wickets.
Brief Scores: Windies – 321/8 in 50 overs (Shai Hope 96, Evin Lewis 70; Mustafizur Rahman 3/59)
Bangladesh – 322/3 in 41.3 overs (Shakib Al Hasan 124*, Liton Das 94*; Andre Russell 1/42)
Result – Bangladesh won by seven wickets
Here are some of the statistical highlights of the match:
i) Windies scored 321/8 (50 overs) in the first innings.
- It is the second highest ODI total for Windies against Bangladesh. Their record is 338/7 (50 overs) at Basseterre on 25th August 2014.
- It is the fourth highest total for Windies in their Cricket World Cup history.
i) Bangladesh successfully chased down the 322 runs target (322/3 in 41.3 overs).
- It is the highest successful ODI chase for Bangladesh. Their previous record was successfully chasing 319 runs target against Scotland at Nelson on 5th March 2015.
- It is the second highest successful chase for any team in Cricket World Cup history. Ireland is the record holder who successfully chased the 328 runs target (329/7 in 49.1 overs) against England at Bengaluru on 2nd March 2011.
ii) Bangladesh won this match by seven wickets.
- It is the first victory for Bangladesh against Windies in Cricket World Cup history.
i) Windies cricketer Shai Hope scored 96 runs.
- It is the sixth consecutive 50+ ODI score for Shai Hope against Bangladesh. Earlier in his previous five ODI innings against Bangladesh, Shai Hope scored 146*, 108*, 109, 87 and 74 runs respectively.
- It is the highest individual score by a Windies batsman against Bangladesh in Cricket World Cup history. The previous record was 91* by Ramnaresh Sarwan at Bridgetown on 19th April 2007.
i) Windies batsman Shimron Hetmyer completed his half-century in just 25 balls.
- It is the second fastest half-century by a Windies batsman in Cricket World Cup history. Kieron Pollard is the record holder who hit a 23-ball fifty against the Netherlands at Delhi on 28th February 2011.
ii) Playing his 28th ODI innings, Shimron Hetmyer completed his 1,000 ODI runs as he has scored 1,016 ODI runs.
- Shimron Hetmyer is the fourth fastest Windies batsman to score 1,000 ODI runs. The top three in this list are Sir Viv Richards (21 ODI innings), Gordon Greenidge (23 ODI innings) and Ramnaresh Sarwan (27 ODI innings).
Shakib Al Hasan
i) The left-handed Bangladesh batsman Shakib Al Hasan completed his century in just 83 balls.
- It is the fastest century by a Bangladesh batsman in Cricket World Cup history. The previous record holder was also Shakib Al Hasan with the 95-ball century against England at Cardiff on 8th June 2019.
ii) Bangladesh cricketer Shakib Al Hasan scored 124*.
- It is the second highest individual score by a Bangladesh batsman in Cricket World Cup history. Their record is 128* by Mahmudullah against New Zealand at Hamilton on 13th March 2015.
- It is the second highest individual ODI score by a Bangladesh batsman against Windies. Their record in this list is 130* by Tamim Iqbal at Providence on 22nd July 2018.
iii) Playing his 190th ODI innings, Shakib Al Hasan completed 6,000 ODI runs. He has scored 6,101 ODI runs.
- Shakib Al Hasan (6,101 ODI runs and 254 ODI wickets) is the fastest cricketer (by the number of matches) to score 6,000 ODI runs as well as to take 250 ODI wickets.
- Shakib Al Hasan is the second Bangladesh cricketer to score 6,000 ODI runs. Tamim Iqbal was the first Bangladesh batsman to score 6,000 ODI runs as the left-handed batsman has scored 6,743 ODI runs.
Shakib Al Hasan and Liton Das
i) Bangladesh batsmen Shakib Al Hasan and Liton Das put an impressive match-winning unbroken 189 runs partnership for the fourth wicket.
- It is the largest fourth-wicket ODI partnership for Bangladesh. Their previous record was 175* by Habibul Bashar and Rajin Saleh against Kenya at Fatullah on 25th March 2006.
- It is the second largest fourth-wicket partnership in Cricket World cup history. The record is 204 runs partnership between the Australian batsmen Michael Clarke and Brad Hodge against the Netherlands at Basseterre on 18th March 2007.
- It is the fourth highest ODI partnership for Bangladesh for any wicket.
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