Bangladesh Vs Australia T20 World Cup 2016
Zampa was the most successful of the bowlers in this lovely Bangladesh Vs Australia contest. He was leading with 3 wickets , followed by his partner Watson who took 2 wickets to get rid of Bangladesh danger men.
Now its up to Smith and his boys to play with cool heads for beating Bangladesh. Bangladesh Vs Australia match was a treat to watch when Usman Khawaja came to open the innings with Watson. They went after the pace attack immediately and wasted no time. Watson made good knock of 21 on 34 balls with 1 six and 2 fours.
The real gem of an innings was played by the young gun Khawaja. He smashed Bangladesh bowlers around the Bangalore stadium for 58 runs on just 61 balls. That was the solid start Australia was hoping for from their most talented opener.
Captain Smith joined Usman in the 8th over after the departure of Watson, he stood there till the 12th over to support his main hitter Khawaja on the other end and kept guiding him throughout. Smith was clean bold by Mustafizur Rahman’s excellent deliver which he completely missed.He was gone for 14. Warner gave good support in the middle to Khawaja for his quick 17, with one boundary and a lovely six.
Bangladesh was able to get the wicket of Usman in the 14th over when he was bold by Al-Amin’s brilliant delivery. He was gone for 58.He did his job well and brought the team to a good situation. Maxwell joined Warner in this thrilling contest Bangladesh Vs Australia for the world cup 2016.
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As Warner was caught by Shakib on his own bowling in the 15th over, Maxwell kept his cool and kept the score ticking. Despite losing Marsh and Hastings for 6 and 3 consecutively, he stood there till the 18th over to make sure Australia gets the required total with or without him. It was a brilliant effort in the end. A lot of credit goes to Maxwell towards the end.
He got out when Aussies were 148/6. There were still an over and some deliveries left for Faulkner and Nevil to get the remaining few runs to get to 157. They got it easily in the end, Faulkner made no mistake and hit a superb boundary to ease the pressure which was felt in the Australian camp.
Australia in the end came victorious comfortably with one over and 3 balls to spare. This was not the most flashy match of the tournament but a great battle of cricket. Bangladesh Vs Australia match was really filled with good batting performances from both sides.