Today the first match of Super 4 round was played between Pakistan and Bangladesh. In which the Pakistan team registered a resounding victory by defeating Bangladesh by 7 wickets. After registering victory in this match, Pakistan also proved that they not only have excellent bowling but also have a long list of dashing batsmen, who know how to turn the match at any time. In fact, in this match, in the second innings of Pakistan, when the team lost two wickets for 72 runs, including the wicket of Babar Azam, it seemed that the match might get stuck now, but after that Mohammad Rizwan and Imam-ul-Haq scored 85 runs. By sharing a good run, this match was put in Pakistan’s bag.
Mohammad Rizwan and Imam-ul-Haq played half-century innings for Pakistan. While Rizwan remained unbeaten on 63, Imam-ul-Haq played a brilliant inning of 78 runs. While Fakhar Zaman became the victim of Shoriful Islam on the score of 20 runs, Babar Azam was sent to the pavilion by Taskin Ahmed on the score of 17 runs. Taskin Ahmed, Mehidy Hasan and Shoriful Islam took 1-1 wickets for Bangladesh.
In this match, Bangladesh team had decided to bat first after winning the toss. However, this decision of Captain Shakib did not seem to do any special work for the team. The reason for which is that in this match, Pakistan’s fast bowlers made such a brilliant start against the Bangladesh team, which broke the back of the opposing team.
Pakistan’s fast bowler Naseem Shah got opener Mehdi Hasan Miraz caught by Fakhar Zaman on the first ball of the second over of this innings at the score of zero and along with this, Pakistan team also got a big success. This wicket that Pakistan got was no less than a blow for Bangladesh, because of which Mehdi had scored a century in the last match against Afghanistan. In such a situation, Naseem gave a big blow by taking the wicket of the centurion player.
Liton Das, who came to the crease after Mehdi’s dismissal, definitely showed aggressive attitude during his innings of 16 off 13 balls, but in the meantime, Das could not time a Shaheen Afridi ball properly and was caught by Rizwan for 31. Lost the second wicket on the score of runs. After Naseem and Shaheen, Haris Rauf wreaked havoc against Bangladesh by taking two more wickets within 2 runs and pushed the Bangladesh team completely on the backfoot. Where Mohammad Naeem scored 20 runs, Tauheed Hridayoy got out after scoring 2 runs.
The way the trio of Pakistan’s fast bowlers uprooted four wickets for 47 runs of Bangladesh. Looking at him, it seemed that Bangladesh would be reduced to 130-150 runs in this match, but in the meantime, the most experienced batsmen of the team, Shakib Al Hasan and Mushfiqur Rahim, who came to play on the ground, handled the innings of Bangladesh and slowed down the score. Moving forward slowly, first crossed 100 runs and then after changing gears, started hitting some great shots as well. Due to which Bangladesh was able to emerge from the faltering innings. There was an important partnership of 100 runs between these two players.
Meanwhile, when Shakib was playing on the score of 53 runs, he was dismissed by Faheem Ashraf. After which Bangladesh once again came into trouble. Although Rahim kept on standing on the field in the meanwhile, but Bangladesh’s wickets kept falling continuously from the other end. After which Rahim became the victim of Haris Rauf on a score of 64 runs and Rahim’s dismissal, the last batsman of Bangladesh could not contribute much. The result of which was that Bangladesh could not play full 50 overs in the first innings and the team’s innings was reduced to 193 runs only.
During this match, such incidents also happened, which made fun of PCB. Actually, in the 5th over of the second innings of this match, the floodlights of the ground got damaged. Due to which the players of both the teams had to leave the ground due to bad light. Although the match started again shortly after this, but in the meanwhile funny memes and talks started being shared on social media.
At the same time, along with this, the second moment in this match is related to Mohammad Rizwan. In fact, in the second innings, Pakistan lost its first two wickets by only 72 runs. In such a situation, it seemed that perhaps this match might get stuck, but in the meantime, Mohammad Rizwan, who came to bat, made a good partnership with Imam ul Haq.
Meanwhile, in the 27th over of the innings, Mohammad Rizwan wanted to play a sweep shot on the second ball of Mehndi Hasan, meanwhile, while playing this short ball, his balance got disturbed due to which both his legs got completely stretched. Due to which Rizwan sat on the field due to pain. During this time Rizwan was also seen in a lot of pain. Due to which the physiotherapist had to be called suddenly in the middle of the match.
After this, the physiotherapist sprinkled pain-relieving spray on both Rizwan’s legs and then got them sized equally. However, even after struggling with