The Asia Cup T20 tournament was being played. Apart from India, the main teams of Pakistan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka were participating in this tournament. After the fierce battle of the semi-finals, the two teams that made it to the title match were the teams of India and Bangladesh (India vs Bangladesh). Till now most of the matches of the tournament were exciting, but the finals crossed all limits of excitement. This title match of the Women's T20 Asia Cup between the teams of India and Bangladesh was played today i.e. on June 10. The match was played in Kuala Lumpur in 2018. Now let us tell you what is the matter of those 1 ball, 2 runs and the Indian team going into shock.
In the final match, the Indian team batted first. This was not a decision taken by himself, but Bangladesh captain Salma Khatoon asked India to bat first. Team India could only score 112 runs in the final and for this they lost 9 wickets. Captain Harmanpreet Kaur scored the highest 56 runs for the team. He hit 7 fours in his 42-ball innings. No other batsman of the team could score more than 11 runs. From Mithali Raj to Smriti Mandhana, everyone was a failure. Khadija and Rumana Ahmed took two wickets each for Bangladesh.
120 runs target and Bangladesh start
The target was not difficult in front of Bangladesh, but the Indian team was also working hard to make it difficult. Bangladesh players started the match cautiously and added 35 runs for the first wicket in 6.5 overs. On this score, India got the first success and then got the second wicket for 35 runs. After this, Bangladesh lost the third wicket for 55 runs. Now Nigar Sultana and Rumana Ahmed had made a big partnership for the fourth wicket. Both took the team's score to 83 runs for 3 wickets in 15.2 overs. Nigaar got out on this score. Now Bangladesh's wickets were falling and the breath of the spectators was increasing.
This was the story of the last over...
Bangladesh needed 9 runs in six balls in the last over. This match was seen in favor of India in the ratio of about 60:40. Then Sanjeeda Islam took a run on the first ball of this over of Harmanpreet Kaur. On the next ball, Rumana Ahmed snatched the smile from the faces of the Indian players by hitting a four. A single came off the third ball. Now Bangladesh needed three runs in three balls to win. Harmanpreet Kaur dismissed Sanjeeda on the fourth ball, then Rumana was run out in an attempt to take the second run on the fifth ball. Now Bangladesh needed one run to tie two more to win the Asia Cup. However, Bangladesh shocked Team India by scoring two runs.