India won the Asia Cup for the seventh time on Friday. He has won this title for the second consecutive time. Team India beat Bangladesh by three wickets in the final On behalf of India, Rohit Sharma scored the highest score of 48 runs. Ravindra Jadeja (23) and Bhuvneshwar Kumar (21) also played a vital inning. Kedar Jadhav returned to the crease again despite the hamstring problem. He scored 23 runs and Kuldeep Yadav scored five runs in the unbeaten run. Man of the match award won Bangladesh’s Liton Das and Man of the Tournament award to Shikhar Dhawan of India.
Earlier, India won the toss and decided to bowl. Bangladesh’s good start. The team’s first wicket fell to 120 runs, but Bangladesh failed to score big scores. The team was all out for 222 runs in 48.3 overs. After chasing the target, the Indian team made 223 runs in 50 overs to make the match their own.
Litton’s first century of his career: Liton Das and Mehndi Hassan added 120 runs for the first wicket and gave the team a strong start. Earlier, Bangladesh’s opening pair in the tournament was unable to make more than 16 runs. Mehdi broke the partnership by throwing Kedar Jadhav out of personal 32 on his personal score. Liton scored the first century of his career. He was dismissed by Kuldeep Yadav on 121 for a personal score.
Dhoni-Karthik’s half-century partnership: Former captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni came on the field after Rohit was dismissed for 83. He shared a 54-run partnership with Dinesh Karthik for the fourth wicket. Mahmudullah was bowled by LBW for 37 runs. Dhoni became the victim of 36 runs Mustafizur.
Jadhav returned to the dressing room due to the hamstrings: After the 38th over was over, India got another blow, when Kedar Jadhav had to leave on the field due to a hamstring problem. In the ODI, the batsman gets no runner. Bhuvaneshwar Kumar came to play in his place.
The 800 victims of Dhoni’s wicket full: Dhoni completed 800 victims behind the wicket. Those who achieve this feat are the first and the third wicketkeeper in the world. Dhoni, who retired from Test cricket, has 256 catches and 38 stumpings in 90 matches, 306 catches in 327 one-dayers and 113 stumpings and 93 T20s, 54 catches and 33 stumpings. Mark Boucher of South Africa, 998 behind Adam Gilchrist and 905 victims of Australia in international cricket.
The biggest opening partnership between India: Openers of Bangladesh made a century partnership two years later. At the same time, this is the second and largest century partnership against India. In 2015, Tamim Iqbal and the benign government scored 102 runs.
Mehdi started batting and bowling: Mehdi Hassan became the fifth player to start with the ball and ball in one of the Asia Cup matches. Before that, Sri Ravi Ratnayake of Sri Lanka, India’s Manoj Prabhakar, UAE Asim Saeed and Mohammad Hafeez of Pakistan have done this record in their names.