- BATSMENRB4s6sSRc Raju b Wassan26570045.61b Wassan27320084.37b Wassan342610130.76c †More b Mukherjee11170064.70c & b Prabhakar531051150.47run out01000.00lbw b Kapil Dev23240095.83b Kapil Dev06000.00b Kapil Dev03000.00run out8180044.44not out08000.00Extras32 (b 8, lb 19, nb 1, w 4)TOTAL214 all out (49.2 Overs, RR: 4.33)Fall of wickets: 1-51 (HP Tillakaratne), 2-62 (CP Senanayake), 3-86 (PA de Silva), 4-159 (AP Gurusinha), 5-162 (RS Mahanama), 6-190 (A Ranatunga), 7-191 (RJ Ratnayake), 8-191 (CPH Ramanayake), 9-214 (SD Anurasiri), 10-214 (ST Jayasuriya)
- BATSMENRB4s6sSRc Mahanama b Anurasiri25373067.56run out4250016.00run out26540048.14st †Tillakaratne b Jayasuriya40612065.57lbw b Ranatunga4110036.36b Ratnayake32353091.42c de Silva b Warnaweera4150026.66b Ratnayake27341079.41run out06000.00b Ratnayake130033.33not out2200100.00Extras13 (lb 6, nb 5, w 2)TOTAL178 all out (45.5 Overs, RR: 3.88)Fall of wickets: 1-24 (RJ Shastri), 2-37 (NS Sidhu), 3-81 (SV Manjrekar), 4-95 (SR Tendulkar), 5-111 (M Azharuddin), 6-123 (M Prabhakar), 7-165 (N Kapil Dev), 8-166 (SLV Raju), 9-173 (AS Wassan), 10-178 (KS More)
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