2nd ODI: Bangladesh thrash West Indies by 9 wickets, clinch ODI series | Cricket News – Times of India


PROVIDENCE: Bangladesh’s array of spin bowling expertise once more proved an excessive amount of for the West Indies batting line-up to deal with with the guests finishing a complete series-clinching nine-wicket victory within the second One-Day Worldwide of a three-match collection on the Guyana Nationwide Stadium on Wednesday.
Overwhelmed by six wickets within the first match on the identical venue on Sunday, the house batsmen have been much more inept in being dismissed for 108 off 35 overs.
Having been swept 2-0 in each the previous Take a look at and T20 Worldwide collection, the vacationers prolonged the ODI dominance of their current foes in reaching the modest goal with nearly 30 overs to spare.
It was their tenth consecutive ODI victory over the West Indies and likewise ensures they continue to be unbeaten in ODI collection towards the Caribbean facet since they misplaced the corresponding duel within the area in 2014.

Off-spinner Mehidy Hasan Miraz led the rout with figures of 4 for 29 whereas left-arm gradual bowler Nasum Ahmed claimed three for 19 and the ‘Man of the Match’ award as the house facet’s batsmen as soon as once more appeared all at sea on a pitch which once more supplied appreciable help to the spinners.
Tamim Iqbal then led the comfy pursuit of such a modest goal, sealing victory and reaching a 53rd ODI half-century together with his seventh boundary.
“We actually wished to win this collection very badly after shedding within the Assessments and T20 Internationals,” mentioned Tamim in reflecting on a efficiency which gave Bangladesh at fifth straight ODI collection win.

“We all know that is the format we’re strongest in and it was necessary to point out that confidence after the sooner disappointments.”
Following their struggles within the rain-affected first match, West Indies tried to construct a extra secure platform after predictably being put in to bat.
Nonetheless the dismissal of Kyle Mayers by the spin of Mosaddek Hossain after a gap stand of 27 within the eleventh over triggered the slide which noticed them crashing to 86 for 9 within the thirty first over.
An unbeaten 25 by all-rounder Keemo Paul and a last-wicket stand of twenty-two with fellow-Guyanese Gudakesh Motie at the least took the West Indies previous the 100-run mark.
Motie was the lone-wicket taker within the Bangladesh reply, dismissing Najmul Hossain Shanto for 20 to finish a gap stand of 48 with Tamim.
Liton Das’ unbeaten 32 alongside his skipper ensured the romp to victory was accomplished in double-quick time.
“We did not present up as a batting unit right now,” was the frank evaluation of West Indies captain Nicholas Pooran, who fell to Nasum for a first-ball ‘duck’.
“It’s fairly irritating our batting efforts of late in ODI cricket and we have to come collectively shortly to repair this example.”


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