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1st ODI in Mirpur: Bangladesh beat India by 79 Runs

Mustafizur RahmanHumiliating defeat for Team India against Bangladesh in Mirpur! Bangladesh won by a massive 79-run margin. Young Mustafizur Rahman took five wickets on debut and won the ‘Man of the Match’ award too. Bangladesh seamers did a marvellous job in this match.

The Indian bowlers and batsmen miserably failed in this match. With this victory, Bangladesh have taken a 1-0 lead in the series. Four Bangladesh seamers played in this match. Bowling coach Heath Streak deserves the credit for guiding them well.


Bangladesh 307 all out in 49.4 overs. Tamim Iqbal 60, Soumya Sarkar 54, Shakib Al Hasan 52, Sabbir Rahman 41, Nasir Hossain 34. Ashwin took 3 wickets. Bhuvneshwar Kumar and Umesh Yadav took two wickets.

India 228 all out in 46 overs. Rohit Sharma 63, Dhawan 30, Suresh Raina 40, Jadeja 32, Bhuvneshwar Kumar 25*. Mustafizur took 5 wickets. Taskin Ahmed took 2 wickets. Shakir Al Hasan too took 2 wickets.

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