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Bangladesh allrounder Shakib Al Hasan has received an official reprimand for breaching Level 1 of the ICC Code of Conduct in his team's five-wicket win against Pakistan in Mirpur
Shouldering extra responsibility in the absence of Mustafizur Rahman, Taskin's performance against Pakistan bodes well for both him as well as his team as Bangladesh brace for sterner tests
Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza has hailed Mahmudullah after the allrounder held firm under pressure and hit the winning runs for Bangladesh to secure a spot in the Asia Cup final
An international team is likely to have a few cracks, but Pakistan seem to be sitting on a fault line
Pakistan's win-loss record against Bangladesh in T20Is, in 8 matches. In their last meeting in April 2015, Bangladesh had won by 7 wkts chasing 142 at this venue.
Pakistan's average opening stand in T20Is in 2016, including this match - lowest among the full-member teams. Their highest stand has been only 33.
Average runs per wicket in the Powerplays in this Asia Cup, including Pakistan's innings today. The run rate has been just 5.44 and 34 wickets have fallen in 15 inns.
Runs scored by Pakistan in the first 10 overs today - lowest for them in all T20Is. Previous lowest was 35 against West Indies at this same venue in WT20 2014.
Previous lowest total for Pakistan against Bangladesh in T20Is, in 8 innings. They have made 129 for 7 in this match.