T20 World Cup, Bangladesh set a target of 128 runs for Pakistan to win
Adelaide (92 News) – In the important T20 World Cup Group B match, Bangladesh set Pakistan a target of 128 runs to win.
The Bangladesh team scored 127 runs for the loss of 8 wickets in the allotted 20 overs, Najamul Hasan played an innings of 54 runs, Soumya Sarkar scored 20 runs, Latin Das scored one run.
On behalf of Pakistan, Shaheen Afridi took 4 wickets by giving 22 runs, Shadab Khan 2, Iftikhar Ahmed, Haris Rauf took 1 wicket each.
There is no room for defeat for the green shirts, Shaheen will directly qualify for the semi-finals by defeating the Bengal Tigers.
In the first match of Group B today, Netherlands upset South Africa by 13 runs. With the victory of the Netherlands, India reached the semi-finals.
The Proteas side crashed out of the tournament, their defeat paving the way for the Shaheens and Bengal Tigers to reach the semi-finals. Whichever team wins the competition will make it to the final four.