- BATSMENRB4s6sSRlbw b Sharma170014.28b Kapil Dev014000.00b Maninder Singh11700015.71c Kapil Dev b Amarnath16341047.05b Arshad Ayub22672032.83lbw b Arshad Ayub10261038.46b Arshad Ayub6210028.57c Sidhu b Hirwani490044.44not out7140050.00not out9101090.00Extras13 (b 1, lb 6, nb 1, w 5)TOTAL99/8 (45 Overs, RR: 2.2)Fall of wickets: 1-1 (Harunur Rashid), 2-2 (Azhar Hossain), 3-33 (Gazi Ashraf), 4-40 (Athar Ali Khan), 5-65 (Aminul Islam), 6-72 (Zahid Razzak), 7-79 (Golam Faruq), 8-79 (Minhajul Abedin)
- BATSMENRB4s6sSRc Athar Ali Khan b Azhar Hossain24453053.33not out50714170.42not out19410046.34Extras7 (lb 4, w 3)TOTAL100/1 (26 Overs, RR: 3.84)Fall of wickets: 1-47 (K Srikkanth)
Player Of The Match
Slow surfaces, large boundaries, sapping heat and low totals were a deviation from the quotidian ODI run-fest
The stand-in captain told the players before the Asia Cup to perform as if they were playing domestic cricket. He said it was "to ensure there's no insecurity within"
The Bangladesh captain rued another batting collapse and gave credit to his bowlers for performing well throughout the tournament
Rohit Sharma became the fifth captain to lead India to an Asia Cup title
Right through the Asia Cup, Bangladesh's middle order had made up for their misfiring top order. In the final, the roles were reversed