Sports Desk: Bangladesh set out a good start by defeating Netherlands in T-20 World Cup. Tigers created history winning in second round of T20 World Cup for the first time. After 15 years, the Tigers won in the second round.
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Bangladesh scored 144 runs losing 8 wickets in 20 overs after batting first in their first match. In response, Netherlands lost all their wickets and stopped at 135 runs. As a result, the Tigers started the World Cup with a breathtaking victory of 9 runs.
Bangladesh's two openers Soumya Sarkar and Nazmul Hossain Shanto had a good start. Bangladesh's total at the end of 6 overs of power play stands at 43, which is also the highest in Bangladesh's opening this year.
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In bowling, pacer Taskin Ahmed took 4 wickets for 25 runs for Bangladesh. Besides, another pacer Hasan Mahmud took 2 wickets, Shakib and Soumya took 1 wicket each.
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