Player of the Match
Player of the Match

Match Details

Series

Toss

India , elected to field first

Series result

India won the 2015/16 Asia Cup

Player of the match

Player of the series

Match number

Season

Hours of play (local time)

19.30 start, First Session 19.30-20.55, Interval 20.55-21.15, Second Session 21.15-22.40

Match days

6 March 2016 - night match (20-over match)

TV Umpires

Reserve Umpire

Match Referee

Match Notes

Asia Champions

6

No. of Asia Cup titles for India. They had won the ODI version five times before this inaugural Asia Cup T20.

New high

51

Previous highest score for Shikhar Dhawan in T20Is. He has gone past that in this innings. This is only his second half-century in 18 T20I innings.

Loves chasing

79.66

Virat Kohli's average while chasing in T20Is, before this match - best among all batsmen with 500+ runs when chasing. He averages just 35.88 when batting first.

Milestone match

50

No. of T20Is for Mushfiqur Rahim. He becomes the first Bangladesh player to appear in 50 T20Is.

The Wicket-Taker

8

No. of consecutive T20Is where Ashish Nehra has picked at least a wicket in the Powerplays, including this match. He is doing it since the 3rd T20I vs Aus.

Third Final

2

No. of finals for Bangladesh in any form of International cricket, before this - Tri-Nation Tournament 2008-09 and Asia Cup 2012, both in ODIs at home and lost.