Dashing hard hitter of the ball Soumya Sarkar brought up his back to back half-centuries in the Tri-nation series and helped his side Bangladesh to get a emphatic victory of 8 wickets over the host Ireland.
Chasing a small total of 182 runs, two left-handed openers of Bangladesh gave Bangladesh a flying a start. By dominating over the Irish bowlers they added 95 runs off 13.5 overs in the opening stand.
Before Tamim Iqbal’s dismissal, he scored 47 runs off 54 balls with 6 fours. In spite of losing partner Soumya Sarkar continued his stormy knock against Ireland. He brought up his sixth ODI fifty in just 40 balls by smashing 2 massive sixes and 6 fours.
He made a partnership of 76 runs with Sabbir Rahman in the second wicket partnership and cleared the road for his team to reach in the landmark. After Sabbir’s dismissal Soumya and Mushfiq led Bangladesh to the victory. Musfiq was not out on 3, at the same time, Soumya also remained not out on 87 runs. He scored those runs off just 68 balls with the help of 13 boundaries including 11 fours and 2 sixes.
Watch the video of Soumya Sarkar’s blistering knock against Ireland-