Match Day

1642dThe Report by Mohammad Isam

Washout after India collapse

The Mirpur track continued to play havoc in the mind of the batsmen, but it was rain that had the final say in the series, forcing play to be abandoned in the third ODI with India stuttering at 119 for 9 after a start-stop innings

1641dAlagappan Muthu in Mirpur

Pitch offered batsmen a good workout, says Raina

The pitch in Mirpur was something of a revelation for Suresh Raina, who said: "Especially in the subcontinent, I haven't seen a wicket do this much in the last 10 years"

1641dMohammad Isam in Mirpur

Tamim's record kept him in team, says Mushfiqur

Bangladesh captain Mushfiqur Rahim has said that he and the team management took into account Tamim Iqbal's standing in the team when they decided to continue with him in the third ODI

Runs dearth


Consecutive ODIs (batting 1st) when India were bowled out below 130 in NZ in 02- 03. Not had 2 such consecutive failures otherwise

Slow going


Times India have scored less than 20 in the first 10 overs while batting first in ODIs - against NZ (2003), SL (2006) before today