Player of the Match
Player of the Match
, play 01:26
'India losing a bigger headline than India winning' - Dhoni

MS Dhoni has said it was very important for India to not trip up in the final of the Asia Cup to hold the critics at bay, and to keep the team's momentum intact leading up to the World T20

, play 02:00
'We have to start from zero for World Cup' - Mortaza

Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza praised his side on making it to the Asia Cup final but believes they have to forget about the loss against India to get focused for the World T20

, play 02:50
'Asia Cup is a special win for us' - Dhoni

India captain MS Dhoni says that winning the Asia Cup ahead of the upcoming World Twenty20 is a special achievement for his side

, play 00:57
'Still room for improvement in T20Is' - Mashrafe

Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza believes his T20I side is a much-improved unit but says they can get better in the format

, play 01:45
'We are immune to crowd noise' - Shastri

Ravi Shastri, India's team director, believes the partisan crowd at the Shere Bangla National Stadium will not affect India, but is not discounting Bangladesh's chances in the Asia Cup final

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.