The Daily Star – Bangladesh – Shai Hope struck the third fastest T20I fifty as Windies overpowered Bangladesh by eight wickets after Sheldon Cottrrell’s four for 29 had seen the hosts bowled out for 129.

Summary

  • Shai Hope struck the third fastest T20I fifty as Windies overpowered Bangladesh by eight wickets after Sheldon Cottrrell’s four for 29 had seen the hosts bowled out for 129.
  • “It’s a [step] closer to home and so we play our best cricket now.
  • Bangladesh top-order played badly timed shots against the faster ballers to lose their wickets and despite scoring runs, the Tigers innings never gained momentum.
  • Cottrell said that Windies were going with the flow in their favourite format and looking to bowl aggressively.
  • “Our plan was not to bowl short balls.


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