September 29, 2018


 ASIA CUP 2018; FINAL MATCH India vs. Bangladesh:

ASIA CUP 2018 -  FINAL MATCH  India vs. Bangladesh:

Kuldeep and Jadhav took INDIA to victory

Asia Cup 2018 Final: India defeated Bangladesh by 3 wickets in the final of the tournament held on Friday, 28th September 2018. India's Kedar Jadhav scored the last ball and won the match. Earlier, Ravindra Jadeja and Bhuvneshwar Kumar batted with a moderate batting line-up. This victory gave India its seventh consecutive Asia Cup title
With this win, India has won the ODI series
after a gap of five years. India had won the Caribbean triangular one-day
series on July 11, 2013. In Port of Spain, India defeated Sri Lanka by 1 wicket
and 2 balls. After that, India had not won a competitive one-day series.

In the meantime, India, who decided to bowl  first after winning the toss, were bowled
out Bangladesh  for 222 in the first innings. India’s great fielding took 3 run-outs. 
Kuldeep Yadav’s powerfull bowling got 3 wickets. Then  Jadhav took 2 wickets & 
1 each for Chahal and Bumrah.  India’s  brilliant fielding restricted Bangladesh to  222 runs.
When started Bangladesh scored first 50 runs in the eighth over itself. Liton Das played
aggressively and scored first 50 runs in just 33 balls with 2 sixes and 6 fours. 

But in pursuit of the score, India's middle-order overshadowed a little bit.
Rohit and Shikhar made an aggressive start to India. But after the return of Shikhar and
Raidu, Rohit returned with a minor partnership with Dinesh Karthik.
However, Dhoni and Karthik could not keep pace after Rohit returned. After all,
Jadeja and Bhuvneshwar Kumar got involved in the partnership and the Kedar Jadhav-Kuldeep
Yadav pair jolted in the last over, India won the match.Jadhav played till the end and took the victory, he scored unbeated 23 runs from 27 balls.
BANGLADESH :222/10(48.3 overs)
INDIA:  223 / 7 (50 overs)